Sunday, 23 October 2016

Trick or Treat

I've finally finished my "Trick or Treat" boxes for this year. There are 22 because we had just over 20 ghouls visiting us last year.  (the curtains will be drawn and the lights will be going off after 22 this year!)

My 2016 Halloween boxes are a little less adventurous than in previous years, but I wanted to use some of my under-used box dies.   I've made a selection of 3 different box styles from black card; all embossed with one of two different designs, and each decorated with thin orange satin ribbon and an orange 'trick or treat' die cut.

I've filled each one with three miniature bite-sized chocolate bars.  Funnily enough, there were a couple left over which just happened to be my favourites!  Coincidence, huh?

Nice and simples!

If you're interested, links to previous years' boxes are below:
     2015 - Monsters
     2014 - Black Magic
     2013 - Candy Boxes here and here
     2012 - Wizard pouches here and here
     2011 - Candy Pouches

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Happy crafting


Crafty Mamma Mia said...

These treat boxes are sooooo cool Annette, and you sure know how to treat the little ghouls around your way!
Helen x

Unknown said...

Aww these are too cute!! I wanna come knocking at your door next Monday!! :-P
Lucy x

Sarah said...

Lucky little ghouls!! These look great xx

Sue said...

Annette, these are beautiful, and you are so kind to spoil the trick or treaters! (I pretend there's no one home) o-:

Suze said...

I think I want to join Lucy and come visiting - shame I'm too far away! Great idea and they look fantastic. Convenient there was some of your favourite ones left over! Hope you enjoyed them.

Carol S. said...

Fab boxes and lucky children. Hugs, Carol S.xx

Deborah said...

The little witches and wizards who knock on your door are very lucky. These little boxes are so cute.
Deborah A

Meihsia Liu said...

This is such a fun and awesome Halloween project! Thank you so much for sharing with us at Simon Says Stamp Monday Challenge. :)

Christine L said...

Crikey!!! What time do your ghouls start arriving?? I only ask so I can arrange to be there before them - so I can get my pick of these FABULOUS treats!!! LOVE LOVE LOVE them - and your ghouls are SOOOO lucky that you go to all that trouble!!

Christine x

Kat W said...

Gosh, the ghouls in your area are certainly in for a treat! An amazing array of gorgeous boxes and the embossing on black with pops of orange looks fabulous :-)
Big hugs, Kat xx

NGCARDS said...

A fantastic creation! These are almost too good to giveaway! Thanks for joining us at Creative Inspirations this fortnight! xxx

Squirrel x said...

I'm too late! SOB!! XX

Nicole Haupka said...

Wow, these are so cool! I want to knock on your door, too! Let's hope that the kids' parents appreciate how much time you spent on making them. No kids allowed at our door, the front gate is locked :)

CraftyNatalie said...

Great spooky creations! Thanks for joining us at Creative Inspirations this fortnight.
CraftyNatalie -DT

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