Upcycle with Stampin’ Up! products

By: Bussakorn Mpelasoka, Stampin’ Up! ® Independent Demonstrator, Canberra

We love green tea and often try different flavours/brands. Recently we tried Lipton Jasmine tea. Inside a big box, tea bags were packaged in small boxes then foiled. The size of small boxes is similar to the boxes/baskets I made for Christmas gifts (chocolate & candy cane) last year. I thought using these Lipton tea boxes will save me time & material, while making use of what would otherwise be waste.

Upcycle 3 Lipton tea boxes 2  Upcycle 3 Lipton tea boxes

I used ‘My Friend’ stamp set on white paper, a small heart and a small Itty Bitty flower to decorate the 1st box. Colours are Bermuda Bay, Tangerine Tango and Daffodil Delight. The lid is made from new designer paper stack (available from 2 July).

Upcycle lipton tea box My Friend

I used ‘Gingham’ wheel stamp to create the gingham paper for this 2nd box. ‘Happy Halloween’ sentiment is from ‘Delightful Dozen’ stamp set. I drew the bat & hand cut it.

Upcycle lipton tea box Halloween

The 3rd box is decorated using ‘Tag It’ stamp set & ‘Gingham’ wheel stamp and added a few stars made from silver glimmer paper.

Upcycle lipton tea box with Tag It 1

I used ‘Owl Occasions’ stamp set (retired) to decorate the back of this box.

Upcycle lipton tea box with Tag It 2

For this 4th box, I used ‘Betsy’s Blossom’ and ‘Blooming Marvellous’ (Sale-a-bration freeby early this year) stamp sets. I added a handle to turn it to a basket. I decided to use it to store my ink refills etc. I love soft colours, but they are actually not as pale as appeared in the photos.

Upcycle lipton tea box with Betsy's blossom 1

Upcycle lipton tea box with Betsy's blossom 2

I decided to simply use the pretty ‘Gingham Garden’ paper (available from 2 July) to cover the 5th box. The lid is made from ‘Just Add Cake’ paper (retired).

Upcycle Lipton tea box with DSP

So many photos and information today, but I hope you find them useful.

If you have any questions or would like to know measurements for this project, please feel free email me or text me on 0423 629 209.

If you want to order any Stampin’ Up! products, you can either email me to let me know what you want and I will order them for you or you can order yourself online through my website at any time by clicking shopping online.

Happy crafting!

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