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Thursday, September 1, 2011

Coffee Cup Gift Card Holder

Are you having a fabulous week?  I am.  I worked Monday through Wednesday, so now I have a few days off!  I'm so excited.  I've been relaxing today and doing a few things around the house while the kids are at school.

I love the Cricut Lite Love You A Latte cartridge (maybe because I love coffee so much).  When I was looking at the images, I got inspired to make a gift card holder using the to go cup cut.  It's really a very simple project and you could apply the same technique to many different shapes to make the perfect gift card holder for any occasion.

I have a video below walking you through the entire process, but I'll give you a quick run-down on the recipe.

Cricut Lite Love You A Latte Cup2 cut at 7 1/4 inches
Stampin Up card stock in Crumb Cake and Early Espresso
My Minds Eye Lime Twist Happy Go Lucky 6x6 paper pad
My Minds Eye Lime Twist Fly A Kite 6x6 paper pad
Twine by The Twinery
Scotch foam mounting tape
Glossy Accents
Stardust Stickles

Hope you have a great day!  I am gonna go run and make myself an iced coffee!










18 comments:

  1. SUPER cute! Love the idea of the foam tape!
    craftin-on-my-door.blogspot.com

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  2. This is such a great idea I love the swirls on the cup it represents the steam

    DIANA L.
    http://dianamlarson.blogspot.com/

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  3. Okay, that cartridge is next on my long list…

    This is wonderful, Carissa!

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  4. This is really cute, I like the embossing you added!!

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  5. Oh my Goodness! This is such a sweet idea! Being a coffee junkie as well, I can appreciate such a sweet gift! LOVE THE VIDEO.

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  6. Cute and great gift card holder idea. The foam tape idea is great. This cart looks really cute.

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  7. Awww...very nice for coffee lovers

    Keep Krafting! =]
    -Kristen

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  8. Totally adorable - what a fun idea!

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  9. OMGoodness! I must have this cartridge! LOL So cute!!!

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  10. Love this gift card holder!
    Kerry

    mommakcrafts.blogspot.com

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  11. I LOVE, LOVE this gift card holder!! It will be so hard to resist this cartridge now!!

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  12. Fabulous! Your posted Coffee Cup Gift Card Holder video tutorial is very helpful for me i like it...
    Promotional Cards
    Plastic Cards Printing

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  13. coffee cup gift card holders are very nice and creative idea and i think its the best too because there is no any idea which can be the competitor and can reflect such idea in the superb way.
    thanks for the share anyway!!!!!!!!!!

    card holders

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  14. This page has been on my favorites tab for a long while. I'm amazed. thank you for sharing your creative talents with the rest of us that admire yours.

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  15. I know this post is several years old. But I have to tell you...I just made several of these cards to give gift cards to my daughters, daughters-in-law, and granddaughters for their birthday gifts. I am so very pleased how they turned out. Thanks so much for the great idea!

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