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Tonic Studios Feature | The Happy Birthday Gift Bag

 We're thrilled to welcome Tonic Studios and Tonic Crafter Sian Pope to the blog this week with a feature on a few of the gorgeous Tonic dies!

Tell us about your favorite Tonic products in the comments - we have some fun bow die sets to give away!

 We have another fantastic Tonic project to feature next week.

 We'll select winners from all of the comments this week and next.

  Comments must be posted by 11:59 PM CST on Friday, February 13th.

Happy-Birthday-Bag-Tutorial 01

You will need:

  • 1 brown thrift shop bag
  • A4 red card
  • A4 cream card
  • 654e Trailing Blossom Die Set
  • 595e Small Dainty Bow Die Set
  • 752e Mini Boot Punch - Daisy
  • Heart Gems

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1 - Cut one red trailing blossom and one white trailing blossom

Glue the red one over the cream moving slightly to the right to create a shadow effect

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2 - Cut one red round Dainty Bow and one cream round Dainty Bow

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3 - Cut out matching inserts

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4 - Make the cream bow as shown above

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5 - Wrap the red bow over it

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6 - Cut one red small ornate Dainty Bow and one cream small ornate Dainty Bow

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7 - Cut out matching insert from the cream die cut

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8 - Glue the cream bow over the red bow

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9 - Cut one red Happy Birthday sentiment and one cream Happy Birthday sentiment

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10 - Glue the red one over the cream moving slightly to the right to create a shadow effect

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11 - Glue trailing blossom to the bottom of bag

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12 - Glue the small ornate Dainty Bow to the top of bag

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13 - Glue the round Dainty Bow onto the small ornate Dainty Bow

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14 - Glue the Happy Birthday die cuts to the center of the bag

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15 - Punch out around 10 daisies with the boot punch and attach gems of your choice to them

Add glue dots to the bag and attach the flowers

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16 - Add a flower to the center of the bow and your bag is complete!

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