Stampin’ Up! Sweet Dreams DSP Gift Bag Tutorial

Pootles’ Stampin’ Up! Sweet Dreams DSP Gift Bag Tutorial

Pootles' Stampin' Up! Sweet Dreams DSP Gift Bag Tutorial

Oh I just love it when I can take one DSP pack and turn it on it’s head!

The very lovely Sweet Dreams paper is most definitely aimed at new baby/baby shower crafting, however, I love it when I can make it look a little different!


Pootles' Stampin' Up! Sweet Dreams DSP Gift Bag Tutorial Close Up

I think the use of the Celebrate Today stamp set helped a lot with this project, as it’s often the sentiment that you attach to a project that gives it its theme…

So my project today is rather lovely, yes, I do battle as ever, with the Ribbon. But it’s worth it!

Dimensions when finished 5 x 4 x 2″ (15 x 10 x 5cm)

DSP – 8 x 12″ (20 x 30cm)

Score on the SHORT side at 1, 2, 6, 7″ (2.5, 5, 15, 17.5cm)

Score on the LONG side at 5, 7″ (12.5, 17.5cm) PART SCORE as per video at 6″ (15cm)


Products used and showcased

DSP – Sweet Dreams

Cardstock – Whisper White, Cherry Cobbler, Bermuda Bay

Stamp Set – Celebrate Today

Ink – Cherry Cobbler, Bermuda Bay

Ribbon – Striped Grosgrain Ribbon in Cherry Cobbler, Bermuda Bay

Punches – Decorative Label Punch, 3/4″ Circle, 7/8″ Scallop Circle,  Large Oval, Scallop Oval, Itty Bitty Accents

Sam xx

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I hope you enjoyed this project, please do use the hostess code to support Pootles! (hostess code shown in the top right of my blog for the current one!) If your order is over £150, please do not use this code as You become the hostess and get the Rewards!



Sam Donald

Stampin’ Up! UK Independent Demonstrator

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  1. Than you so much for the new tip you’ve given us today. Both boxes are pretty. The one with the clouds reminds me the wallpaper from “Toy Story” movie ! LoL

  2. Cute bag Sam! Love the wide ribbon at the top!

  3. Love it, love it!!! It’s an easy box/bag to make, I love that wide ribbon to hold it closed, I think it looks so elegant, even for a baby’s gift. All the little details really stand out Sam, thank you for sharing.

  4. Love the bags but loved how you did the sentiments more. You’re always full of fresh new ideas and that keeps me coming back to your site. Thanks.

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