ONE CRAFT PUNCH, FIVE WAYS


One of my favourite tools in my stash of craft supplies is the Recollections 1 inch/2.54 cm daisy flower punch. I have made countless cards and gift tags with it. It's a great tool to have, and today I'm showing you five different ways to personalize gift tags using one punch.

(Disclosure: I was not asked to write about this product, and I am not trying to sell it to you either!)

First, you'll need 5 plain white gift tags. I picked up the ones that I used from Michaels for $4.50 for 20. You can also purchase the punch there.

TAG 1:

  • Card stock paper in pink and green

  • Scrapbook paper in a pattern of your choice

  • Martha Stewart paper trimmer

  • Glue stick

  • Rubber stamp in your choice of word or phrase. I chose: "Thinking of You"

  • Black ink pad

  • Clear medium rhinestone

Trim the scrapbook paper to fit inside the tag and glue. Trim the pink card stock in a similar shape and glue inside the rectangle, leaving about a half inch border. Stamp the greeting on top. Next, punch out two flowers, one on the patterned paper, and the other on green card stock. Glue the latter in the top left corner of message stamp. Glue the patterned flower on top of that, sli