Monday, May 7, 2012

Nadda Day and a tiny pocket box

I found this pocket die when I was organizing my scrap/craft room.
It is the Sizzix ScoreBoards XL Die - Box w/Scallop Flap & Flowers.
I don't have the large plates, so I just butted two smaller ones together and it worked well. The only thing I wasn't happy with, was that the scoring lines didn't show up.
It wasn't hard to figure out where they were suppose to be though.















The fairy is a left over image that I had coloured for my stamp frame, but didn't get to use.
Coloured her up with my Copics.
I used a tiny piece of adhesive Velcro to hold the flap down.





















I inked up the flowers, added some eyelash thread, a tiny paperclip and wire to the corner.
Now that I have made one I want to make so many more :)
But what to use them for?
This box is pretty thin, so I could put gift cards, thin chocolates or die cut shapes inside.
What have or would you put in here?















Onto My Day:
It was a "nadda day" today.
Nadda a thing happened :)

Kristy didn't have to go to her placement today, just school.
So I didn't have to pick her up and drive her this afternoon. So I had the whole day at home.
Oh the plans I had.....
I was going to work in my scrap/craft room and organize the whole kit a caboodle.
Clean my embarrassing messy laundry room.
Go through my black hole of a cupboard.

Now onto what really happened.
After driving Kristy to school I went on the computer for a tad, then went for a nap....well it was much longer than a nap. Went back on the computer for a couple of hours.
Then Ashley came home for lunch.
I did get into the scrap/craft room for a bit of organizing, but got distracted when I came upstairs for something, lol.
 I didn't make this box until after supper.
Yes it was a "Nadda day", but we all need a few of those don't we ;)

Hope you had a creative Monday :)

Tracy :)

20 comments:

  1. Oh Nadda days. I seem to have tons of those!

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  2. Cute card! I love Nadda Days! lol!

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  3. I love me some Nadda days. Wish I had had one of those today. Cute little box.

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  4. I love the fairy Nd the box is so pretty! I can't think of anything different that could be put inside!

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  5. I have been eyeballing that die for years now. I think it's big enough for what I would put in there but I can't say it in public due to mobs with pitchforks ;) Today was a Nadda I wanted to do day. I had to go pick up boxes and packing paper and then food shopping. It was 2pm by the time I got home and had to get dinner ready and then eat something since I hadn't eaten all day and then I was pooped. So what did I do, I trimmed, more like HACKED my bangs. I really need to stop trimming my own hair. Hopefully it will look better in the morning LOL.

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  6. This is SOOOOO cute!!! Adorable!!!

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  7. this is just way too cute!! the fairy is just beautiful!!

    oh i love nadda days!!!

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  8. I really like this tiny box/card. I think it came out so pretty. Some days it seems like I did nothing all day, but that's near impossible with a toddler. However, I will feel less guilty knowing that I'm not the only one taking it easy every once in a while!

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  9. The fairy is really pretty. Nadda day sounds like a great day to me hehe...

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  10. so lovely! Gotta love a Nadda day!!!

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  11. How cute is this Tracy, I love it, the fairy is so pretty too. How about making some little handmade cookies/biscuits and sprinkle with edible glitter as fairy dust.
    Happy crafting
    Tracy x

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  12. Haha, I can totally relate! I have a lot of those "nadda days", and yes, everyone needs them once in a while, especially after a busy weekend! Love you creation, the fairy image is soooooo cute! Hugs, Roxy.

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  13. Love that little box and of course that fairy is awesome! You could use this for business cards or in your purse for debit and credit cards :o) Hugs!

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  14. I like this, that adorable image and the shape.

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  15. Very very cute. Love the little fairy

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  16. I'm jealous, I would like a nada day! I love the card too :)

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  17. That little box is so cute. How thin is thin? Like 1/2" or smaller? Maybe some thin candy bars? Like those snack size ones? I need a nada day too. I have several things I need to get caught up on!

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  18. Sooooo cute! I love the fairy, she is just perfect on there!

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  19. Cute box! I think a gift card would be perfect for it. Don't you love the nadda days? They are nice once in a while.

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