Trick or Treat?

This week we’re having a ‘FREE FOR ALL’ challenge at Pear Tree Designs.So you can produce any card/project of you choice.Just click on the link for full details on how to join in the fun and check out the fabulous inspiration from the DT!!

Lilac Lemon Designs are sponsoring us too.So there’s a great prize waiting for one lucky winner!

I’ve never made that much Halloween stuff and so many people produce some inspiring treat holder ideas.I thought I’d try making a Mini Pizza Box from a tutorial on Splitcoaststampers.

Here’s how it looks open :


I printed the free papers from Activity Village onto both sides of plain white cardstock.I have to admit I was worried about going wrong and wasting so much precious ink.But the intructions were so clear and as there is a video too (they always make things easier!) I found it a doddle to whip it up in no time!

The only difference is I made my band from ribbon rather than card as I had this perfect piece in my stash.The image is  Pollycraft’s Friday Freebie Luna Bitterfrost Happy Haunting.The black,green and orange die cut pieces of card are all scraps from my stash.The black brad is from a pack I’ve had aaaaages and never opened.So all in all it didn’t break the bank to make so more pennies for sweeties to fill it with!

*No chocolate Pumpkins or Eyeballs were harmed in the making of this project*

Yep!I was very good and didn’t even snaffle one!

Supplies :
Image : Pollycraft Friday Freebie Luna Bitterfrost Happy Haunting  
Mediums : Promarkers,Inkssentials White Gel pen,Black Soot Distress Ink
Paper & Card : White card printed with freebie papers from Activity Village,Scraps from stash
Tools : X-Cut guillotine,Martha Stewart Score Board,Nestabilities Standard Circle and Inverted Scalloped Circles (the flower was created with the small ones),Sizzix Elegance Sizzlit Decorative Strip ( for leaf behind flower),Big Shot,Large ball tool
Embellishments : Ribbon and Brad from stash

Challenges this is for :
2 Sisters : Halloween
ABC Challenge : F is for Flowers
Allsorts : Let’s Play Bingo (diagonal : Brads,Flowers,Ribbon)
Alota Rubber Stamps : October Fest
Aly’s Sunday Challenge : Halloween
Baby Bud Designs : Fall/Halloween
Bee Crafty : Halloween
Belli  Challenge : Pumpkins (old stuff : ribbon,brad,card scraps)
By The Cute And Girly : Spooky
Charisma Cardz : More than one fold
The Creative Cottage :Halloween
Double Dutch : Halloween
E.C.P. : Halloween
Everybody Art : Halloween
Fab ‘n’ Funky : Yummy,yummy,yummy
Frosted Designs : Halloween/Fall
Fun At Fairy Knoll : Happy Halloween
If  The Shoe Fits… Scrap It! : A holiday for the holidays
MAWTT : Halloween
One Stop Craft Challenge : Halloween
The Wild Flower Patch : Orange,Black,Green
Inktegrity : Halloween or Fall
Anything Goes : Ribbons
The Shabby Tea Room : Chocolate Covered Autumn
Passion For ProMarkers : Orange,Black,Green,Purple – Option of Halloween
Really Reasonable Ribbon : Halloween
Scrap-Creations : Make it 3-D
Scrappy Frogs : Halloween Treat Bag ( does a box count?)
Simon Says Stamp : Recipe – 3 embellishments (ribbon,flower,brad),2 papers (printed on card) ,1 Image
Stamp Something : Halloween Something
Stamping Royalty  : Spooky Kooky
Stamp Insanity : Live Free and Diecut (flower created with Inverted Scalloped Circle Nestabilities)
Stampotique Designs : Treat Container
Sweet Stampin’ : Ribbon
Tellens Place : Trick or Treat
Lisa x 

54 Comments (+add yours?)

  1. Wendy
    Oct 18, 2010 @ 15:18:02

    Very cool! I love this little candy box. Thanks for joining us this week at StampInsanity!! 🙂


  2. Lis (ThePurplePlace)
    Oct 18, 2010 @ 15:19:44

    WOW! What an amazing project….and the treats look yummy !!

    Thanks so much for sharing your projects and also for taking part in our very FIRST Challenge over at Baby Bud Designs! We are very happy to have you and hope you’ll be back on the 29th for our next Challenge!

    Happy Crafting,
    Baby Bud Design Team


  3. Debbie Marcinkieiwcz
    Oct 18, 2010 @ 15:29:56

    Super cute … thanks for sharing with us in the Tea Room 🙂


  4. Jessica (Thebugstampinmomma)
    Oct 18, 2010 @ 15:52:19

    What a cute treat box! Thanks for playing the Creative Belli Challenge.


  5. kaz
    Oct 18, 2010 @ 16:19:08

    Fab box, thanks for joining us at Stampotique,


  6. Barb
    Oct 18, 2010 @ 16:59:43

    This is a fabulous project!! i love the mini pizza box! Love the edges around the circle… looks great with the fun image!! Thanks for taking on our Halloween challenge at Frosted Designs!
    Barb 🙂


  7. Peggy R
    Oct 18, 2010 @ 17:48:31

    These are great projects! Wonderful job. Thanks for playing with us at Going Grey with Scrap-Creations.


  8. Kerry
    Oct 18, 2010 @ 18:04:33

    What a fab project. Love the colours.

    Thanks for joining us at “anything goes” this week.

    Love Kerry xxx


  9. Terry
    Oct 18, 2010 @ 18:05:44

    Oh how cute are both of these? That image is incredible and I love your coloring! The box of chocolate eyeballs is too cute, very nicely done! Thanks for joining us at Tellen’s Place this week! 🙂


  10. Sandra
    Oct 18, 2010 @ 18:15:51

    Hi. What a fab project. I love the papers. The image and the flower are just perfect to complete it. Wonderful job. Happy crafting.
    Thank you for joining us at Tellens Place, hope to see you again soon.
    With love, Sandra x


  11. Andie
    Oct 18, 2010 @ 18:34:36

    Hi Lisa,
    Mmmm this looks delicious. Love your idea & your papers & image are fab. Thanks for joining us at PFP.
    Andie xx


  12. True :D
    Oct 18, 2010 @ 18:35:34

    Glad to see you joined us on the Really Reasonable Ribbon’s Ramblings challenge!
    Hope you will come back and play with us often!
    Good luck!
    True 😀


  13. Julie
    Oct 18, 2010 @ 19:32:06

    Wow – fabulous!! Gorgeous image and loving the eyeball treats )(if that’s the right word!) . Thanks for joining us at PFP this week. Juliexx


  14. Sue C
    Oct 18, 2010 @ 20:17:35

    Wow how fabulous is this ! What a brilliant idea, thanks for joining us at PfP. Sue C x


  15. The Crafty Den
    Oct 18, 2010 @ 20:43:56

    Hi Lisa, what a gorgeous little box. I love the image and your colouring is awesome. Thanks for sharing with us at PFP this week. Hugs, Denise x


  16. Tracy G
    Oct 18, 2010 @ 20:44:20

    Fabulous treat box Lisa. Thanks for joining us this week at PfP, good luck.
    Hugs Tracy x


  17. Debs
    Oct 18, 2010 @ 20:58:03

    yummy!!..this is gorgeous :0)…thanks for joining us at PFP..Debs x


  18. Jane
    Oct 18, 2010 @ 21:58:33

    Great card thanks for playing at Tellens Place hope to see you again
    Luv Jane xxx


  19. Brenda Brown
    Oct 18, 2010 @ 22:53:21

    Fab box, really Halloween inspired. I am glad you could enter our challenge at MAWTT this week.
    Luv Brenda xxx


  20. anja
    Oct 18, 2010 @ 23:10:30

    so fab. Thank you for joining us at PfP this week, and good luck.
    Hugs, Anja


  21. Croms
    Oct 19, 2010 @ 01:34:15

    A fab project with great colouring and isn’t it good when things don’t cost much to make.
    Thankyou for sharing this at Tellen’s Place this week and hope to see you back next time


  22. Mary Anne Wainright
    Oct 19, 2010 @ 02:00:51

    I lust love the tag..she is just perfectly halloween spooky. great designs and colors…awesome project. thanks for joining our challenge at Babybuddesigns…..good luck
    Mary Anne


  23. suzanne
    Oct 19, 2010 @ 08:44:17

    Fantastic box. Love the image and such lovely bright colours x


  24. Marie/Bat3
    Oct 19, 2010 @ 11:26:33

    SO COOL!

    Thank you for your participation in Alota Rubber Stamps “October Fest” Challenge.


  25. Lindsey
    Oct 19, 2010 @ 14:46:05

    What a lovely project! Thanks for joining us at Fab and Funky this week x


  26. Hazel (didos)
    Oct 19, 2010 @ 16:10:13

    WOW this is great, Thanks for joining in with us on MAWTT Hazelxoxo


  27. Candy
    Oct 19, 2010 @ 16:26:20

    How cool! Thanks for joining us for Inktegrity’s Hump Day Challenge.


  28. Kim Howard
    Oct 19, 2010 @ 16:29:54

    Darling treat box, love the belly band around it. Thanks for joining us at Stampotique Designer’s Challenge this week!


  29. Willy
    Oct 19, 2010 @ 16:52:53

    What a funny and beautiful box! Thanks for joining us at SDC 17.


  30. mummylade
    Oct 19, 2010 @ 17:23:41

    This is just lovely! I’m so glad you joined my bingo challenge at Allsorts this week and good luck!


  31. Helene
    Oct 19, 2010 @ 17:35:28

    Great card! Thank you for joining the Alota Rubber Stamps Challenge.


  32. Erica
    Oct 19, 2010 @ 18:36:26

    This is just adorable Lisa, and those eyeballs, so scary! Thank you for joining us on Double Dutch :D!



  33. Nicole
    Oct 19, 2010 @ 20:02:44

    Great candy box! Cute image! Thanks for playing along with us at TSTR! 🙂


  34. Beth
    Oct 19, 2010 @ 20:32:43

    Fabulous! What an awesome project! And EYEBALL chocolates?! That is a perfect touch! LOL Awesome! Love it! Thanks so much for sharing with us at StampInsanity!


  35. Mandy
    Oct 19, 2010 @ 22:23:05

    This is fabulous Lisa, great idea, love it.
    Thanks for joining us at Simon Says Stamp for out recipe challenge
    hugs Mandy xx


  36. Diana
    Oct 19, 2010 @ 23:16:26

    Awesome, Box and great card. Thanks for playing with us at Frosted Designs.


  37. Debbie Burns
    Oct 19, 2010 @ 23:25:45

    What a great idea! Love the orange flower and choice of paper! Thanks for joining us at Frosted Designs!


  38. Jenn Koss
    Oct 20, 2010 @ 04:15:21

    What a great pizza box! Love the papers and the cute image too! Thanks for joining us at The Wild Flower Patch!


  39. Ellie
    Oct 20, 2010 @ 05:35:40

    What an awesome box! Love the image you used for the band. Super cute!!
    Thanks so much for playing along at stamp something!


  40. Francesca
    Oct 20, 2010 @ 07:35:00

    What A great Halloween Creation , thanks for joining us at OSCC this week and good luck!


  41. Janet T
    Oct 20, 2010 @ 11:39:16

    lovely creation & sweets, image & colour, thanks for joining in at OSCC. Janet


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  43. Abi
    Oct 20, 2010 @ 12:15:00

    Wow Lisa, what a fabulous little box, thanks for playing along with ou Sweet Stamping challenge, see you again soon x


  44. Teri
    Oct 20, 2010 @ 16:32:12

    Brilliant Halloween project hun! Yummy-sweeties!
    Thanks for playing along at The Creative Cottage this week.
    Teri x


  45. Rosalien
    Oct 20, 2010 @ 18:57:50

    Fantastic :)), I love this card and box. And that flower on you card is fab,;)
    Thanks for joining SISC.

    Hugs, Rosalien


  46. Clare
    Oct 20, 2010 @ 23:29:36

    GREAT project, love the vibrant colors!! thanks for joining us at the Shabby Tea Room this week!! : )


  47. Joynana
    Oct 21, 2010 @ 02:22:30

    Wow, this is fantastic, a whole box of spooky eyeballs. Great papers and embellishments. This set is just tooo cool. Thanks for joining us at Tellen’s Place.


  48. Cheryl (shestamps)
    Oct 21, 2010 @ 03:43:22

    What an awesome candy box! It is frightfully delightful. 🙂


  49. Valerie H. Wilson
    Oct 21, 2010 @ 05:47:17

    This is super fun – and creepy too! LOL! Thank you for joining us for the Stampotique challenge this week! We hope you will join us again soon!
    Val 🙂


  50. Shelley
    Oct 21, 2010 @ 20:52:14

    Thanks for joining in this weeks Fun at Fairy Knoll Challenge.
    Hugs Shelley xx


  51. georgia smith
    Oct 22, 2010 @ 00:53:38

    Great project. Thanks for joining us at Fairy Knolls.


  52. Shelly Schmidt
    Oct 22, 2010 @ 19:18:52

    Such a darling project! Very cool box and love the cute image! Thanks for joining us at the Creative Belli Blog


  53. Hanna
    Oct 23, 2010 @ 12:57:23

    Wow, this is fabulous! Love the colour combination and the image. Thanks for joining us over at By the Cute and Girly this month and good luck. Hugs Hanna


  54. Tracey
    Oct 24, 2010 @ 00:08:56

    this is awesome! love teh box of eyeball candies!!!!!!!! your coloring is fab on to box top! thanks for joining us at If the Shoe fits…SCRAP IT!


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