Aug 20 2009

Spooky Birthday Halloween Box

Published by at 2:00 pm under Inkadinkado Designs

  HELLO! I wanted to make a box for my BF’s Mom’s for her birthday. Can I just say…I LOVE IT! Sorry, but this is just one of those times where I just have to say how darned proud of it I am! LOL! :) It all started out with THIS Provo Craft Box. I painted it black with my Making Memories black paint, then put the Making Memories Clear Glitter Glaze on top. I love how the black paint picked up the green in the glitter. I think it looks really neat!


I stamped a punch of pumpkins from the Pumpkins Galore set. The large pumpkins I stamped in Really Rust and Pumpkin SU ink. On a few pumpkins I stamped THIS spider on it. The smaller pumpkins I colored with barely banana and mustard markers.  I layered them onto the bottom of the box and added SU gingham ribbon. The super cool bat comes from THIS stamp set, Mindscape Halloween. Once I cut out and attached the bat with pop up glue dots, I added Black Diamond Stickles to it.



Around the bottom part of the lid, I added black ruffled ribbon, gingham ribbon and polka dot ribbon.  The polka dot paper on top comes from last years halloween paper from Making Memories. I embossed THIS spider web on it on black 3 times. I added Black Prima Galaxy Stars, Glack Bling and some older Prima Flowers I had. YES that’s a bat brad in the middle of the flowers! :) (Making Memories as well) I stamped colored and cut out another pumpkin from Pumpkins Galore and attached it with pop up glue dots!The Jolly Roger flag is from SKULLS stamp set! I stamped it on shimmery vellum I had and wired it onto the bling!




To finish it off I added a ton of Plumeria dew drops onto the bottom and lid. Very cool that some look orange and some look green-ish depending on what light they are in. So that’s it! :) I hope you enjoy!

SUPER exciting news!! The new COSMO CRICKET 6 x 6 pads are now IN STORE!!! Thanks so much for stopping by! Have a great weekend! 😀

11 responses so far

11 Responses to “Spooky Birthday Halloween Box”

  1. Justine says:

    Holy cow, Lindsey! How long did this take you? It’s amazing. I don’t blame you one bit for being proud of it!

  2. Lynda Benden says:

    And you SHOULD be proud of it Linz, it’s awesome!!! This must have taken hours to decorate. You have so many awesome details included! Ian’s Mom is going to LOVE it!! Great job GF!

  3. P. Kelly says:

    Linds, It is sooooooo super sweet. It’s supercalifragilisticexpialidousious! I hope she loves it.

  4. OOoohhhh fabulous, girlie!!

  5. Rachel Hope says:

    HOLY Box Batman!!!!! This is Freakin AWESOME!!! If she doesn’t like it can I have it???????

  6. Kathy W says:

    Wow, this is awesome! Love all the detail, and what a cool box for my favorite holiday. Got a notice that my Halloween stamps are on their way; can’t wait to play with them. Thanks for sharing this incredible project.

  7. Ida says:

    Awesome and Amazing!

  8. Carly says:

    This is AMAZING!!

  9. trudee says:

    I’m sayin’ it again. CRRRRRRRRRRRRRRRRRRRAPSTICKS!! this is awesome!!!

  10. Kendall says:

    What a fantastic box!
    You really did a marvelous job.
    Incredible imagination!!

  11. That is one fantastic box! You SHOULD be proud!

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