Friday, August 26, 2011

Wrapping up my jewelry

Yesterday, I showed you my earring and necklace set.  I made it for a customer (yay!), and I am bringing them to her tomorrow. 

I love presenting an order like a gift.  I want to make my customers and friends feel very special, even if it's a gift they are purchasing for someone else.  I think it also has to do with my love of all things paper!

So this is a little strange, because I have two after pictures.  Here's number one...


Tags are such a favorite thing of mine, and I have such a great time incorporating them like this.  Let's start from the beginning, shall we?


I started with a tag that I had in my stash, and chose a piece of scrapbook paper to back it.  I cut it with decorative scissors, and used sticky tape.


I made two small cuts at the top for the necklace.  


I flipped over the tag and put the necklace into a small plastic craft bag and taped it down with a piece of washi tape.  This is the time that I punched tiny holes for the earrings. 

The dimensional foam squares went along the outside so another piece of card stock could cover the back.  The last thing I added, was some colorful fiber.


When the tag was finished, I made a pillow box, and decorated it with an "L" stamp for my customer.  There is a little note of thanks, and another business card inside with the set.  

Thanks for coming by! Happy Friday to you...

 

2 comments:

  1. WOW! What a presentation...A gift fit for a queen!POP ART MINIS

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  2. Hi, there! You've got so much creativity and I'm admiring them all. Can you share your creative posts at my Creative Bloggers' Party & Hop? Hope to see you there :)

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