Tutorial Thursday Holiday Gift Idea # 1 Heartfelt Creations Candle Box

This small rectangle box will hold three tea light candles perfectly for a quick and easy holiday or hostess gift. Here are the directions to make this wonderful little gift.

  1. Cut a piece of cardstock 3 1/2 inches by 12 inches. Score on all four sides at 1 inch. Score on the long side at 5 1/2 inches and 6 1/2 inches.
  2. Fold on score lines and cut up to score lines. Add glue to all six tabs and assemble the box.
  3. Cut out a small candle image from the Heartfelt Creations Festive Holiday paper. Cut out 2 pieces of designer paper 1 inch by 1 1/2 inches, 2 pieces of designer paper at 1 inch by 4 1/2 inches 1 piece of designer paper at 1 1/2 inches by 4 1/2 inches. Glue papers in place on top and sides of box. Form tape the candle image to the top of the box.
  4. Tie a piece of ribbon around the completed box after placing three candles inside the box.

I am entering this wonderful little gift box for the Anything Goes challenge at The Sisterhood of Crafters.

I would love to know what you think of this simple holiday or hostess gift. Would you like to see more projects and directions for holiday and hostess gifts?

4 Comments (+add yours?)

  1. Darlene Pavlick
    Aug 31, 2017 @ 16:32:59

    I think this is awesome and thank you for the ‘how-to’. Yes I would love to see more projects & directions … in fact, I’m subscribing so I don’t miss your posts. Thanks so much for joining us at The Sisterhood’s ‘Anything Goes’ challenge and please come back again soon!
    one of the ‘Sistahs’
    The Sisterhood of Crafters
    DAR’S CRAFTY CREATIONS Please come for a visit!


  2. Vickie Y
    Sep 01, 2017 @ 00:12:37

    Beautiful project; I agree with Darlene, would love to see more tutorials. Thank you for sharing with us at The Sisterhood of Crafters.


  3. Terri
    Sep 03, 2017 @ 19:07:22

    What a great project. Thanks for sharing the instructions for this box and for joining the Sisterhood’s “Anything Goes” challenge.


  4. desperatehousewifecraft
    Sep 12, 2017 @ 11:23:19

    What a great box and thanks for the tutorial! Thanks for sharing it over at The Sisterhood of Crafters challenge and we hope you’ll come back again soon! Gwendolyn


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