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Valentine's Day Heart Self Closing Bag and Mini Card with Annie

Posted on January 26 2020

Hello Crafty Friends -Annie with a fun Valentine's Day project featuring 
along with a cut file from Simply Crafty SVG

Materials Used
Xyron Creative Station Lite Adhesive
Xyron Mega Runner Adhesive
Brother Scan n Cut Machine
Maker's Movement Notes of Love Stamp Set
Imagine Crafts/Tsukeniko Memento Dew Drop Ink: Rose BudRecollection Brand 65lb Cardstock: Pink and White
Let's get started!
I gathered all the materials. I die cut the tote bag using my Brother Scan n Cut.  
Tote Bag
I ran all the pieces that I cut from the 

Rinea Starstruck Blush/Blush Foil PaperRinea Glossy Blush/Gold Foil Paper through the Xyron Creative Station Lite. 

Next, I layered the Rinea Starstruck Fuchsia/Fuchsia Foil Paper triangle with
heart cut out onto the Rinea Glossy Blush/Gold Foil Paper triangle
with heart cut out.
Then, I layered the triangles onto the tote bag.
Next, I added the handle layers and side panels of 
Then, I ran some Xyron Mega Runner on the side tab of the tote and
pressed the two sides together.
Next, I closed the bottom of the tote. Start with the forked tab push it down. Next, the two side tabs, followed by the cone-shaped tab.
No need to adhere these tabs.  
This part is optional.
I saved a few of the hearts that cut out from the front panels. 
I decorated the side panels with one heart.
 To open the tote all you do is squeeze the ends. 
Your Valentine's Day Tote Bag is Complete!
Mini Card
I cut a piece of 65lb white cardstock into a 3"x3" square. 
I then scored it in the middle and folded it. This will be the card base.
Next, I added a die-cut panel of 
Then, I layered a Rinea Starstruck Fuchsia/Fuchsia Foil Paper heart onto a Pink cardstock heart. I added some low profile foam adhesive to the back of the heart and press it onto the  die-cut panel of Rinea Starstruck Blush/Blush Foil Paper
Next, I stamped the sentiment onto the card. 
I used Maker's Movement Note of Love stamp set and 
Imagine Crafts/Tsukeniko Memento Dew Drop ink in Rose Bud.
Now, the mini card is complete!
You can fill your Valentine's Day tote with candy, cookies, or even a small gift.
Attach the mini card with adhesive or a clip.
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