2 Pen Gift Box Tutorial AND GIVEAWAY!

Stampin’ Up! UK Demonstrator Pootles – 2 Pen Gift Box Tutorial AND GIVEAWAY!


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Oooo this was not the project that I had in mind when I first started scoring lines and bending bits of cardstock.  The original idea was actually going to be a box for Curly Wurlys. But then I ate them. So that put paid to that particular idea (I know, I’m a bad demo for eating the samples, but I will be bringing a curly wurly project to you soon. Assuming I don’t eat them too…)

But I loved the idea of the box, and then I happened to glance to my left and saw my brand new Stampin’ Dazzle Markers and decided they were beautiful enough to gift away and that’s where the project has sparked from.


All you need to do is leave me a comment at the bottom, and you’re in with a chance of winning!  I am happy to send this anywhere in the world, so don’t let geography stand in your way!

Oh, and if you could give me a little shout out on your social media platform of choice, that would be rather fabulous too thanks (twitter, my handle is @SamPootles!)

Giveaway closes next Sunday night

Anyway, back to the project, it’s rather dinky and darling, uses minimal cardstock, and whacks out powerful impact!

Also while I remember, many of you have asked in the past where the Treat Bags come from that I use. The answer is…. ME! (or an SU rep in your country!)

Hope you enjoy the video, and the very best of luck!



Cardstock – 5 5/8 x 4 1/4″ (11 x 14cm)

Score on the LONG side at 5/8″ (1.5cm)

Score on the SHORT side at 5/8, 1 7/8, 2 1/2, 3 3/4″ (1.5, 5, 6.5, 10cm)

DSP – 4 3/4 x 4 3/4 (12x12cm) AND 4 3/4 x 2 (12x5cm)


Products used and showcased

Cardstock – Basic Black

DSP – Back to Black and Typeset

Ribbon – Very Vanilla and Whisper White Satin Ribbon

Other – Simply Scored Scoring Tool, Stampin’ Dazzle Markers in Gold AND Silver,  TREAT BAGS (That’s the link. yup, right there! They’re pence!!!)

Sam xx

Stampin' Up! UK Demonstrator Pootles - 2 Pen Gift Box Tutorial AND GIVEAWAY!

I hope you enjoyed this project, please do use the hostess code to support Pootles if your order is less than £150. If it’s more, then YOU get the Rewards instead!! (hostess code shown in the top right of my blog for the current one!)

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Sam Donald

Stampin’ Up! UK Independent Demonstrator

If you’d like any of the supplies, to shop, or to get a catalogue, please feel free to contact me, and of course you can shop online with Stampin’ Up! UK directly through me by clicking the ‘shop now’ button above. And if you’re thinking of joining Stampin’ Up! and want to join my team of Pootlers (that’s them over there in the side bar!) I’d most definitely like to hear from you! I have a YouTube channel (over there on the right!) and you can find me by searching PootlesPapercraft, Pootles Paper Craft or Pootles Papercraft! (I like the variety!)


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  1. Pauline Mulaniff says:

    You are simply amazing! One thing I love is how you laugh and enjoy doing the projects. Also I love that you stress that is ok if “your” projects mess up a tad, it always be fixed! You make me enjoy paper crafting!

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