Pootles 6×6 Week #7 Fold Over Box Tutorial

Pootles 6×6 Week #7 Fold Over Box Tutorial

Pootles 6x6 Week #7 Fold Over Box Tutorial Open

Well how was 6×6 Week for you? Did you find some new ideas for using those adorable papers that Stampin’ Up! have released?

I had to finish with a cute and unusual project (okay, they’ve all been cute and unusual…), but this was one that came to me in a flash of inspiration!

I’ve not made a tall fold over box before, or rather, not one that’s shaped like this, and so I had to make a miniaturised version. I’m sure I’ll do a larger one at some point in the future though.

Pootles 6x6 Week #7 Fold Over Box Tutorial

So what do you think? It’s rather sweet and I particularly love the pale pink with the Go Wild DSP!

Enjoy the video, and tomorrow, we’re back to the usual routine!

S xx


Paper – 6 x 6″ (14.5 x 14.5cm)

Score on the FIRST side at 1.5, 2.25, 3.75, 4.5″ (3.5, 5.5, 9, 11cm)

Score on the OTHER side at 1.5, 4.5″ (3.5, 11cm)


Products used and showcased

DSP Stack – Go Wild, Pretty Petals

Stamp Set – Tin of Cards

Ink – Black Stazon, Pink Pirouette

Cardstock Scraps – Pink Pirouette, Pacific Point, Very Vanilla, Whisper White

Punches – Word Window, Petite Petals, Itty Bitty Accents, 1/2″ Circle Punch

Other – Linen Thread, Black Candy Dots, Basics Rhinestones


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Sam Donald

Stampin’ Up! UK Independent Demonstrator

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  1. nina m.m. says:

    Good Morning, thoroughly enjoyed your 6×6 DSP week !!! Thank you for being generous with your time and talents.

  2. Hi from Canada! I just finished making all your 6″x6″ projects and they are all so cute – and fun to make. Thank you for your wonderful videos.

  3. Great week, all kinds of super ideas, I loved them all and made them each day! Thanks so much Sam!

  4. Hi Sam,
    thank you so much for your fantastic tutorials!!! I enjoy to watch them and I´m excited for your next projects
    Greetings from Germany
    Christiana / Phantasiana

  5. Thanks for a fun week of sweet little boxes/bags!! Will have to get to making them!!

  6. Hello! I think this might be my favorite of the 6×6 projects. thank you so much for sharing with all of us.
    stamping sue

  7. Thank you for sharing your great projects! I have been making them and sharing them already! Love your fold over box! Will be making that this morning to hold a wonderful chocolate for my mother-in-law. Thank you!!

  8. Thank you Sam, for a week long of fabulous projects, each one unique and beautiful. You are so generous with your time, I just don’t know how you do it!!! specially with your little sons running around, I bet you do this when everybody is tucked in bed sound asleep.

  9. Dianne Massie says:

    Love this one too! Going to make them all!
    Thanks for the great tutorials.

  10. Joan Vassall says:

    Have thoroughly enjoyed this week of 6×6 projects. Hate to see it come to an end. Thank you so much for sharing your never-ending treasure trove of creative projects.

  11. I had a blast playing with my 6×6 dsp stacks! You gotta do more of these Sam! Thanks!!!

  12. Diana W. says:

    Sweet box! Loved watching this video. Always fun to see you create your masterpieces!!

  13. Love the box but where did you get the box that holds the candy dot

  14. Mary Jo says:

    Great colors! Cute box! Thanks for all the videos Sam!

  15. oh my goodness! loved 6×6 week, loved, loved, loved it! I’m so happy I found your blog, you have so many cute and simple ideas! boxes and bags are what I love making always no with making. my own albums and tags!

  16. So-o cute! Love it. Thanks, Sam.

  17. Jackie TillmN says:

    Thank you for the great 6×6 ideas. Can the Week 7 box be made to fit A2 cards?

  18. Katrina Evans says:

    This is my favourite. I love this box. There have been some papers that when I’ve looked at them in the pack, flat, they haven’t really appealed to me but when you have used them and I have seen them in 3D they have looked beautiful or cute or sometimes stunning.

  19. Annie Jasper (amjPeace on YT) says:

    What a fun week! I can’t decide which is my favorite 6×6 project, I love them all! Thanks, Sam!

  20. Christy says:

    You are absolutely fabulous! This is my first time to your blog and you had me laughing during your tutorial. Thanks for the entertaining video. And I love the boxes too.

  21. Christy says:

    You are absolutely fabulous! This is my first time to your blog and you had me laughing during your tutorial. Thanks for the entertaining video. And I love the boxes too.

  22. It’s a really cute box !!! A little tricky to assemble it but very cute. Thanks for sharing it with us !

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