Monday, October 31, 2011

Halloween Treat Boxes

Taylor my son's girlfriend and I decided we would craft and make these coffins for Halloween. Let me tell you what a conversation starter these were when people asked us what we did today?, and we answered, We made coffins. You had to see the look on their faces. Especially when one of them said, You do realize I am an ex-New York City Police Officer and currently a a Sheriff in New Jersey. Then we showed him what we Anyway, these are the two that we made for her nieces. We really had a great time making them and can't wait to craft and bond again. We are really looking forward to it.

This one we did with ghosts, this is the top of the box:

Here is a side angle of the box

This is the side of the Frankie Box:

The top of the Frankie Box:

and last but not least the two boxes together:

I am entering this into the following challenges:
Totally Paper Crafts: HERE Glitter it - Well I think glitter coffins
Stampin for the Weekend: HERE Spooky
Scrappy Frogs: HERE Something that Flies - well the bats fly
Our Creative Corner: HERE Fancy Folds- Hope this counts since it is a die cut, but it is folding
Simon Says: HERE Anything Goes
PollyCraft Monday: HERE Anything Goes
Lollipop Crafts: HERE Anything Goes
Bah! HumBug! HERE To Use a Die Cut - Well the Coffin is a Die Cut after All

Image: Tags so Much
Paper: Reflections, Whisper White,
Extras: Wild Orchild Craft Flowers, Rhinestones, MS Border Punch, Bat Punch, Stickers,SU Tag Punch
Big Shot Pro Die Cut

As always, thanks for stopping by my part of the world, now that you're here, I would love hearing from you, your comments mean so much.



Tammi said...

That's great she likes to craft too! You both made some super cute boxes, I lov Franky! :) Funny about the police officer! Happy Halloween! ~hugs

heidy said...

Wow Debbie,they are stunning ,what fun that your son's girlfriend like to craft too!
Hugs Heidy

Annie said...

Bah! Humbug! is a Christmas blog but no worries your coffins are just adorable so I'm glad you shared them with us.
Such a fun design.
Ann xxx
Bah! Humbug! DT

Sonia said...

You did a fantastic creation for halloween. Great Job!
Thanks for joining us at Lollipop Crafts Challenge this week.
Good Luck!!

Mandy said...

Debbie these are absolutely gorgeous, so cute and sparkly, fab choice of images and embellies.
Thanks for joining us at Simon Says Stamp for our anything goes challenge
hugs Mandy xx

Brandi said...

These are fabulous! I just love all things Halloween! :)

downrightcrafty said...

oh what a gorgeous creation, thank you for sharing with us at the Secret Crafter Saturday Challenge
Hugs Kate xx
PS I have some candy if you are interested :)

Stacy Morgan said...

Very festive and fun. I bet that sparked some looks telling people what you did. ha ha Glad you had a good time and these turned out great.

Grenouille Greetings said...

Sounds like you had a great time making your coffins together and they sure turned out beautifully. Hugs Lesley

Tui Nathan said...

A fabulous gift box ... just perfect for Halloween!
Thanks for joining us at Our Creative Corner!!!

Mary J said...

Oh Debbie, this is amazing!! I love your style!

Thank you for joining us at Pollycrafts Monday!

Mary J x

Cyndi said...

very creative treat boxes! Thanks for joining us this week at Lollipop Crafts!

Sheena said...

Wow - wonderful boxes! Thanks for joining us at Pollycraft this week, Sheena xx

Helen said...

Wow - these are spooktacular!
Thanks for joining us at the Secret Crafter Saturday Challenge!
Helen x