Friday, November 20, 2009

Gobble, Gobble Ghirardelli Treat Holders



Check out the original tutorial for this treat holder HERE.

This pattern is an oldie, but a goodie! As always, feel free to click on the images in this post to see full-size pictures. You can make your treat holders simple (see pic below), or add the 'give thanks' saying to each treat holder on a tag (as shown above). I wanted to make these for you a good while back, but life got in the way. Among a million other things, we even had a trip to the E.R. yesterday--but everyone's okay, thankfully. The kids have a full week's break from school next week for Thanksgiving, so they can recover and rejuvenate! And I can SLEEP IN!!!


Aren't these treat holders cute? I've never seen such adorable turkeys. Don't you want to put these on your Thanksgiving table??? The cool thing is that you can take out the treat and eat it, and you don't have to rip the holder to do it. So, you could replace the chocolates and use the treat holders at your Thanksgiving table in future years if you really wanted to.

Or, you could be a total turkey and eat the chocolate, then carefully tuck the wrapper back in the holder and prank someone else into thinking they're getting a treat...lol! Yeah, you're right, that's mean. But you will probably be around family next week and if you do it to your older brother who's always been a turd to you, aren't you just facilitating karma?

Anyway, due to experiencing life these last few weeks, I really didn't give you enough time to order supplies to make these, but I wanted to make sure you saw them before next week. To recreate these you'd need the following Stampin' Supplies:
  • Gobble, Gobble stamp (Item 116535, $6.95)
  • Bright Blessings Jumbo wheel (Item 115626, $8.50)
  • Jumbo Wheel handle (Item 103661, $5.95)
  • Soft Suede Classic Ink Pad (Item 115657, $5.95)
  • Scallop Circle Punch (Item 109043, $15.95)
  • Stampin' Dimensionals (Item 104430, $3.95)
  • SNAIL Adhesive (Item 104332, $6.95)
  • Stampin' Sponges (Item 101610, $3.50)
  • 12"x12" In Color Textured card stock (Item 115314, $8.95)
  • Very Vanilla 8-1/2"x11" card stock (Item 101650, $7.50), OR
  • Whisper White 8-1/2"x11" card stock (Item 100730, $7.50)
  • Rich Razzleberry 1/2" Polka Dotted Ribbon (Item 115613, $9.95)
  • Soft Suede 1/2" Polka Dotted Ribbon (Item 115612, $9.95)
  • Crushed Curry 1/2" Polka Dotted Ribbon (Item 115614, $9.95)
  • Dusty Durango 1/2" Polka Dotted Ribbon (Item 115609, $9.95)
  • Word Window Punch (Item 105090, $15.95)
  • Modern Label Punch (Item 116630, $15.95)
  • Horizontal Slot Punch (Item 105089, $5.95)
  • 1/16" Handheld Hole Punch (Item 101227, $8.95)
  • Linen Thread (Item 104199, $4.50)
There are a few items listed in bold--if you purchase those now in my ONLINE STORE, you'll have a few of the items you'll need to make some treat holders like the ones shown below, for Christmas. (Be sure to check out the Clearance Rack while you're shopping--you can get up to 80% off surplus inventory!) And, for every order of $50 or more that you place with me, your name is put in my monthly drawing for a FREE STAMP SET!

I'll post the remaining supplies needed for these snowflake treat holders after Thanksgiving. If you want to order the supplies from my ONLINE STORE right now, drop me an email and I'll send you the detailed list so you don't have to wait.

~Kimberley Morris
Stampin' Up! Independent Demonstrator

Colorado Springs, CO

procrastistamper@gmail.com
http://kimberley.stampinup.net

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