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Valentine Mailbox


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Design by: paula_bee (21 Projects)
Project skill level: moderate
Project time: 1 hour to 2 hours
Project tags: Boxes/Bags/Tags Valentine's Day Holiday Cards Love Notes/Cards Holiday Décor Playful Clean & Simple

A cute mailbox with some matching little Valentines.

CRICUT ®: WHAT WAS USED

OTHER MATERIALS NEEDED

  • Card stock
  • Adhesive
  • Brads
  • Stamps & Ink
  • Glitter
  • Markers/Pens

STEP-BY-STEP How-TO INSTRUCTIONS

Using Tags, Bags, Boxes & More 2 cut at 9" using the box section 1 and box section 2 features. Use the scoring blade to score the fold lines. Follow the instructions in the handbook to assemble the mailbox.
Cut two strips of red cardstock at 9"x3/4" and adhere to either end of the mailbox.
Using Doodlecharms, cut at 3" out of white cardstock. Adhere to the flag and stamp a sentiment on the heart. Place flag on the mailbox and attach a heart shaped brad at the bottom.
Using Create a Critter 2, cut and all the layers. If you want to stamp his face be sure to use Cricut Craft Room or a Gypsy to hide his face. Add glitter to the heart, then piece the bear together and stamp his face. Using pens or markers color in his mouth, nose and eyes as you like. Attach the bear to the mailbox with foam adhesive.
Cut five pieces of 7"x3 1/2" cardstock and fold in half to create five small cards. Cut five pieces of white cardstock at 3 1/4"x3 1/4" and emboss with the Cuttlebug and the Swiss Dots embossing folder.
Using Doodlecharms, cut and five times at 2 1/2." Cover the scalloped heart in red glitter and adhere the white heart. Stamp a sentiment on the white heart and attach a small heart shaped brad to the bottom of the heart. Attach the hearts to the cards with foam adhesive.
Cut five pieces of white cardstock at 3 1/4"x3 1/4" and adhere to the inside of the card. Stamp a sentiment of your choice on the inside of the card.

Step 1

Using Tags, Bags, Boxes & More 2 cut at 9" using the box section 1 and box section 2 features. Use the scoring blade to score the fold lines. Follow the instructions in the handbook to assemble the mailbox.

Step 2

Cut two strips of red cardstock at 9"x3/4" and adhere to either end of the mailbox.

Step 3

Using Doodlecharms, cut at 3" out of white cardstock. Adhere to the flag and stamp a sentiment on the heart. Place flag on the mailbox and attach a heart shaped brad at the bottom.

Step 4

Using Create a Critter 2, cut and all the layers. If you want to stamp his face be sure to use Cricut Craft Room or a Gypsy to hide his face. Add glitter to the heart, then piece the bear together and stamp his face. Using pens or markers color in his mouth, nose and eyes as you like. Attach the bear to the mailbox with foam adhesive.

Step 5

Cut five pieces of 7"x3 1/2" cardstock and fold in half to create five small cards. Cut five pieces of white cardstock at 3 1/4"x3 1/4" and emboss with the Cuttlebug and the Swiss Dots embossing folder.

Step 6

Using Doodlecharms, cut and five times at 2 1/2." Cover the scalloped heart in red glitter and adhere the white heart. Stamp a sentiment on the white heart and attach a small heart shaped brad to the bottom of the heart. Attach the hearts to the cards with foam adhesive.

Step 7

Cut five pieces of white cardstock at 3 1/4"x3 1/4" and adhere to the inside of the card. Stamp a sentiment of your choice on the inside of the card.

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