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Monday, January 9, 2012

Princess Party Gifts

Happy Monday!
So I have been working on my daugther's Pricess party all weekend and I am so excited to share with you today what I came up with.  Have any of you tried Cricut Craft Room yet? It is a free design software that Cricut came out with that can be used with all of your Cricut Machines. Well I was one of the Beta testers on the software and at first it had so many issues that I hated the program. I just couldn't figure it out and I have a gypsy so I thought no way am I ever going to like this CCR.... Well, I watched some videos on how to use it and then tested it out this weekend. Happy to say the bugs and the problems I was having with it before seem to be worked out. And if you have an Imagine CCR is perfect for you. You can place the images anywhere on the mat and it is so much easier to use then the Imagine screen. I still love my Gypsy for all of my Expression work, but I think CCR is so easy to use with the Imagine and I am so excited I have finally figured out how to use it.
So this months Cricut Circle Magazine challenge is to create something in the CCR.
I am telling you this because this weekend I designed my own Princess paper with CCR and the Imagine and I just love the way it turned out.
I just love the way it turned out. I didn't have any kind of Princess paper on hand and I am trying not to buy more supplies and use what I have, so I thought this is the perfect solution.

Here are the gift boxes I made with this paper.
I used the Sweet Tooth Boxes cartridge and cut at 11.5". These are meant for cupcakes but I am going to put the party gifts in them.
Thank you for visiting me today.

15 comments:

Sheila aka SassyLady said...

Oh aren't these cute and you made so many! It took me forever just to do a few treat bags. This little girls will be so excited! TFS

CREATIVE M said...

These are Super Cute! Adorable! I have to buy that cart.LOL Thanks for sharing.
http://craftingwithcreativem.blogspot.com

crazyaboutcricut said...

What a great idea! Love that you used what you have :O)

www.crazyaboutcricut.blogspot.com

Sunshine HoneyBee said...

Wonderful Princess treat holders.
Melissa
"Sunshine HoneyBee"
http://CreatedbySunshineHoneyBee.blogspot.com

Happyscrapin said...

So cute!!! I love your idea of using the cupcake holder as a treat holder instead. Your little princess is sure to love them!

abusybee - DoubleClick Connections said...

Great paper! This treat boxes are fun!
Carri~abusybee
www.doubleclickconnections.blogspot.com

Sherrie K. said...

Oh Becka how FUN! What a CUTE project! I am sure the kids will love them:) That reminds me...I need to get that cart out and use it:) TFS!
Sherrie K
http://sherriescraps.blogspot.com

Jan said...

Love the paper! I haven't been on CCR since the Beta testing because of the bugs and such. Perhaps I will go check it out.
Thanks for the inspirations

RockinRenee said...

What a fantastic idea! I love how you added the crown to the top!

Carolyn/MamaC said...

What great projects...the beautiful paper and the awesome little treat boxes! Wonderful work!
Carolyn
http://cccscraproom.blogspot.com

Simply Sassy Scrapper said...

What a great blog with so many wonderful projects/ideas! I am a new follower thanks to Rockin' Renee's blog pledge on the circle MB's. Great to have discovered you!

Scrappin Dhilly said...

I am a new follower from the Circle Blog, just stopping by to check out your blog! I love the gift boxes you created. The paper is just adorable, I bet the little girls will love them! I will be back for more inspiration!

http://scrappindhilly.blogspot.com/

Rose said...

Okay I just talked myself out of buying an Imagine, now you are trying to sway me. What a great idea and end result!

Shelley said...

How clever!

JULIANA said...

Love how these turned out! I love the CCR for my crafting too!!!

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