Thursday, 17 July 2014

Handbag Chocolate Box

Using my own pattern, I have designed a "Handbag Chocolate Box" ~ I call this "My Chocolate Handbag Gift Box" ~ Made for 3D Decoupage My Besties Challenge DT Call and various Challenges.

  •  I have used Sherri Ann Baldy's 3D Decoupage "Milly Mac"
  • Kaiser Cardstock
  • 1" White Satin Ribbon for bow with Small White Mulberry Rose/Twisted Stem
  • Cardstock Rosette with Crystal Pearl ~ Time Holtz die
  • Grass Die above Lace is ~ Joy Crafts Vintage Flourishes
  • Whimsy Doily Die
  • Crystals have been hand coloured with Copic Pen No. BV08 Purple
  • Pearls Green and Mauve sized 11mm
  • Hand Made Roses from Kaiser Cardstock and Purple Glitter Glue
  • Butterfly Die Memory Box
  • Beaded Pins (Made by myself)
  • Lace edging: Ivory Lace hand painted with Acrylics Paints 1/2 Green X 1/2 Purple
  • Leaves: Green Cardstock (Glittered) ~ Die: Marianne Die
1st Prize Winner ~ The Stamping Boutique ~ 15 entries 
Entry No. 2 ~ The Stamping Boutique ~ Use Lace 

(Top 3 Pick ~ My Besties 3D Challenge # 11 ~ 17th July 2014)  
Entered for My Besties 3D Call Challenge Celebration # 11 ~  "Shaped Card" (7th-18th July 2014)

(Top 3 Pick ~ Pennys Craft & Paper Challenge ~ (Total entries 189 Cards)
Entered (Entry No. 89) Penny's Challenge # 186 ~ (19th July to 23rd July 2014)

My Besties Challenge # 14  Pearls & Lace ~ (7-18th July 2014) 
Entry No. 72 ~ Scrapbook Stamp Society Challenge # 45 ~ Pearls & Rhinstones 
(7th-21st July 2014)

Entry No. 73 ~ Imagination~Crafts Challenge July Inspiration Anything Goes
(14th July to 31st July)

Entry No. ~ Love To Create Challenge # 124 Petals & Pearls (14th to 21st July 2014) 

Entry No. My Besties UK Challenge ~ Anything goes ~ Ribbons and Lace
(14th July 2014 to 28th July 2014) 

Entered (entry No. 31 ) ~ Scrappers Delight Challenge # 27 Anything Goes "Cute & Curly)
(1st July to 27th July)

Entered (Entry No. 99) ~ Crafty Sentiments Designs Challenge "Anything goes"
(Start 29th July to 4th August 2014) 

Entered (Entry No. 32) ~ Shopping Our Stash Challenge # 162 Triple Threat
(Start 29th July to 5th August 2014)

Entered (Entry No. 136) ~ Suzy Bee's Bloomin' Challenge #40 (Anything Goes)
Start 1.8.14 to 9th August 2014) 

Entered (Entry No. 11 ) ~ My Besties Aussie Challenge # 27 "Bingo"
(Start Date: 31st July ~ Finished on 25th August 2014) 

Entered (Entry 42) The Ribbon Girls Blog 
(Start Date: 3rd August finishes on 10th August 2014) 

Entry No. 3 ~ Fussy and Fancy # 120  ~ Bingo Board 
Finishes on 21st August 2014


  1. You have made a beautiful project Annette, I can see you have put a lot of hard work into this one and I hope we will see you in our next challenge. Well Done!

    Thank you for joining us at My Besties 3D Deco Girls. Angexxoo

  2. Wow another gorgeous project Annette! Thank you for sharing at Besties 3D Deco Blog! Hugs Julie xox

  3. Annette, this is simply STUNNING! I love the colors and the construction is awesome!

  4. Annette this is stunning.

    Thanks for join us at ScrapbookStampSociety Challenge.

    Greetings Karin DT Coördinator

  5. Wow !!! Stunning Gift-Box - so fantastic details ! Suuuuper !
    LG Helga

  6. Thank you so much for playing along over at My Besties UK - Challenge “Anything Goes and Ribbons and Lace”!

    Just loved your creation, and hope to see you back here next time!

    DT - Keeley Ainsworth
    My Besties – UK
    x x x

  7. Gorgeous sweetie thanks for joining us at besties UK - Carol UK DT x

  8. Hi Annette this is STUNNING I love your choice of everything .. thank you so much for joining us over at My Bestie UK ... Deb DT

  9. Love the 3D project! Super cute! Thanks for joining us this week at Friday Sketch Challenge!

    LTC DT
    Creative Fingers DT 
    Friday Sketch DT

  10. Waow, very nice work :)
    Thank you for joining us at Scrapbook Stamp Society.
    Greetings Geesje

  11. Gorgeous! Would love to receive some yummy sweets in a box like this! Thank you for joining our "Petals & Pearls" Challenge this week at Love to Create.
    Ruza ~ LTC Admin/Designer
    Ruza's Craft Corner

  12. Wow such a beautiful bag love all the detail, thanks for joining us at Imagination Crafts xx

  13. Wow another beauty!

    Thanks for joining us at Penny's Paper Crafty and I hope we see you again soon!



  14. A lovely creation. Thanks for sharing with us at Penny's Paper-Crafty Challenges and good luck.

  15. This is gorgeous, I like the image and the design, Thanks for joining in with us at Besties Uk Challenge Good luck
    Kevin xx

  16. A lovely idea, thanks for taking part in the Scrappers Delight challenge. Gill DT

  17. gorgeous image and design thanks for joining us at my bestie uk and good luck
    hugs Tonnie DT

  18. Annette this is absolutely gorgeous, beautiful colours and design. Thanks for joining us at scrappers delights. Joey x

  19. what a Stunning project ... simply divine .. love the color . Thank you for joining at My Besties Aussie Challenge.
    Hugs Rose DT

  20. very nice. Love it.
    Thanks for joining us at My Besties Aussies.
    LG Geesje