DSCN1179Hi Everyone! It is SO nice to be feeling better. I know I'm under the weather when 1) coffee doesn't sound good and 2) no energy for crafting!

So with my first day with my mojo back, here's a Top Note Snowman Hot Chocolate Gift to warm someone's day.  The 1" x 12" Cello bags work perfectly to stuff some mini marshmellows in too!

Stamp Set:
Tags til Christmas (wood mount 120847, clear mount 121169)

Ink:
Whisper White Craft 101731
Pretty in Pink 101301

Paper:
Pretty in Pink 100459
Whisper White100730
Basic Black 121045
Pumpkin Pie 105117
Silver Glimmer Paper 124005

Tools:
Big Shot Die cutting machine 113439
Top Note Die 113463
2-3/8" Scallop Circel Punch 118874
Doily Triple Layer punch 122465
1-3/4" Circle Punch 119850
3/4" Circle Punch 119873
Circle from Itty Bitty Shapes pack 118309
Petite Pennants Builder 122361
Simply Scored Scoring Tool 122334

Accessories: DSCN1182
Pretty in Pink Satin Ribbon 117289
White Baker's Twine 124262
White Gel Pen 105021
Sponge Dauber 102892

Adhesives:
Snail Adhesive 104332
Stampin' Dimensionals foam dots 104430

To make box, take a 5-1/2" x 8-1/2" piece of Pretty in Pink and score 1" each side along the 5-1/2" side and from 3-1/2" each side along the 8-1/2" side. Make cuts as shown:
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Fold all score lines. Tuck middle flaps in and with Snail Adhesive, build box by bringin in 1" side panels inward.
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With Top Note die, cut out image in Whisper White and Basic Black. Cut black in half for snowman's hat.

Take a 3/4" x 4-1/2" strip of basic black to make hat brim. Option to round. With whisper white ink and sponge dauber, edge around the hat and brim. With snail, adhere the hat to the snowman. With dimensionals, adhere brim.

Punch 2 circles from 3/4" punch with basic black for eyes. With white gel pen, draw eyes. Adhere.

With pretty in pink ink, sponge dauber 2 cheeks. Draw wiggle mouth.

Punch scallop pennent with Pumpkin Pie. Bring the punched image back into the punch to make the carrot nose (option to simple cut triangle)

Punch snowflake with doily punch and a small circl from the silver glimmer paper. Adhere to hat.

DSCN1181With dimensionals, adhere Top Note Snowman to box! Add coco packs.

Stuff mini marshmellows in Cello Bags. Use a chopstick or skewer to help move them down the bag.

Stamp sentiment with pretty in pink. Punch out using the 1-3/4" circle punch. Layer over punched silver glimmer scallop punched from scallop circle punch.

Tie marshmellow bags together withpretty in pink satin ribbon. Tie sentiment on with baker's twine.

Happy Crafting!~Dee