Christmas Goodies with Gerry Van Gent

Hallo dear friends,
This is Gerry here. As you can see I`m totally
into Christmas mood and I can`t wait to spend
the Holidays with my family at home.
For me this is the coziest and the most
beautiful time of the year. And as every year I
hand made my Christmas home decoration
and my seasonal cards.
I`m here today to share with you a few of my
Christmas projects I created to celebrate
together with all of you!

My first project is a gift box in a shape of a star.
I altered the box using mostly the gorgeous
“Joyeux Noel” collection.

{Joyeux Noel} 6 x 6 Paper Pad
{Joyeux Noel} Journaling Stickers
{Joyeux Noel} Layered Stickers
{Hello Friend} Paper Garland
{Hello Friend} Washi Tape – Coral Polka
{Yours Truly} Crepe Trim
This is how the “back” of the box looks like.
The journaling scallop sticker was cut in two and used on top of the box.
The “Merry Christmas” phrase is from the Layered Stickers.
I used a circle punch to punch only the text and then I placed it
on top of the scallop sticker.
Between the two scallops I used crepe trim.
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My second project is an altered square
gift box which is perfect for a little
precious jewel – for example a Pandora charm ;-)
After altering the box with pattern paper I painted
the edges and used a few embellishments to decorate it.

“DEAR SANTA…” Gift Box
{Joyeux Noel} 6 x 6 Paper Pad
{Joyeux Noel} 12 x 12 Motif Paper
{Joyeux Noel} Title StickersThis is how the “back” of the box looks like.
I loved adding the Title sticker “little treasures”!

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My third project is a card.
I used Sizzix dies for the shape.
The frame was stamped with white embossing powder.

“A Christmas Story” Card
{Joyeux Noel} 6 x 6 Paper Pad
{Joyeux Noel} 12 x 12 Motif Paper
{Joyeux Noel} 12 x 12 Banner Paper
{Joyeux Noel} Layered Stickers
{Joyeux Noel} Title Stickers
{Hello Friend} Giant Rhinestones
* * *And my last project for today and this year :-)
is a greeting card created especially for
all of you! The title says it all:
“A Merry Christmas to you….from me”

“A Merry Christmas to you…” Card
{Joyeux Noel} 6 x 6 Paper Pad
{Joyeux Noel} 12 x 12 Floral Paper
{Joyeux Noel} Title Stickers
{Joyeux Noel} Layered Stickers
{Yours Truly} Giant Rhinestones
{Laced with Grace} Clear Stamps

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I hope you enjoyed my projects today!
I wish you all a very special Christmas with
your families!

From My Family to Yours

11 thoughts on “Christmas Goodies with Gerry Van Gent”

  1. I love the boxes. They would be something to leave out all year – to remember the person who made such a beautiful creation for me. thanks.

  2. Thanks for sharing Gerry., your projects are absolutely stunning. I would be proud to be the lucky winner of these gifts. Thanks for giving me a chance to win.

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