Easy As Pie

Creating a cute treat container is as easy as pie!

Today is Chocolate Day, so why not treat yourself to, say, a triple chocolate cream pie? šŸ˜€

The only thing sweeter than indulging in some decadent chocolate is sharing it with someone you care about, and thanks to our CricutĀ® Artiste collection, you can do it in style! With some simple assembly, you can make an adorable container like this one thatā€™s perfect for transporting a delicious piece of pie!

Creating a cute treat container is as easy as pie!

Just like chocolate, crafting makes everything better, so why not combine the two? Grab yourself a delicious chocolate pie (cake will do the trick, too!), try your hand at making this cute container by following the recipe below, and then share some chocolatey and papercrafty goodness with a friend.

If thatā€™s not a recipe for a perfect day, we donā€™t know what is!

Recipe

Pie Container
D1647 My AcylixĀ® Document Moments, X7209B Magical Paper Packet, 1385 White Daisy Cardstock, 44751 Archival Black Exclusive Inksā„¢ Stamp Pad, Z2013 Sequins Silver Assortment, Z3216 White Twine, Z3090 Red Faceted Gems, Z3130 Silver Foil Tape, Z3170 CricutĀ® Artiste Collection

CricutĀ® Shapes:
Artiste
8″ 3-D Object <HppyBday> (p. 70)
8″ Shift + 3-D Object <YearOld> (p. 70)

All these products are available through one of our Independent Consultants. To find a Consultant near you, visitĀ closetomyheart.comĀ and click on ā€œFind a Consultantā€ in the top right corner of the page.
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Valentineā€™s Day Gifts That Totally Rule!

If youā€™re reading this blog, then chances are you have at least a few friends who share your love of crafting. They may even be some of your best friends! Wouldnā€™t it be nice to let them know what they mean to you this Valentineā€™s Day?

A good gift idea would be something they can enjoy using while they scrapbook. Thatā€™s easy! Give them one of these:Looking for a quick Valentine's Day gift for your friends? Try one of these ideas! #valentinesday #crafting #papercrafts #diy #ctmhcharlotte #ctmh #closetomyheart

Who says a gift canā€™t be practical and pretty? A ruler is the perfect tool for any crafter. Though this is a simple gift thatā€™s easy to put together, you can never ā€œmeasureā€ just how much a thoughtful gift can mean to someone. šŸ™‚

Want to keep it even simpler than that?Looking for a quick Valentine's Day gift for your friends? Try one of these ideas! #valentinesday #crafting #papercrafts #diy #ctmhcharlotte #ctmh #closetomyheart

A chocolate bar may be the only gesture you need to make to share your feelingsā€”and who wouldnā€™t love a chocolate bar thatā€™s decked out like this? The subtly sweet Charlotte paper packet is perfect for dressing up a gift for Valentineā€™s Day, and with the help of your CricutĀ® machine and the My AcrylixĀ® Packages, Boxes, & Tags stamp set, you can create these adorable tags to go with all that cute patterned paper.

When Valentineā€™s Day arrives, spread a little lovinā€™ around with some cute, easy gifts, or maybe just a fun valentine card. Either way, you are bound to make someoneā€™s day amazing!

RecipeĀ 

Rulers & Chocolate Bars
B1462 My AcrylixĀ® Lovely Birthday, D1664 My AcrylixĀ® Packages, Boxes, & Tags, B1484 My AcrylixĀ® Jenniferā€™s Hand, X7205B Charlotte Paper Packet, 1385 White Daisy Cardstock, X5751 Sorbet Cardstock, X5929 Whisper Cardstock, Z2164 Sorbet Exclusive Inksā„¢ Stamp Pad, Z2173 Slate Exclusive Inksā„¢ Stamp Pad, Z2175 Cashmere Exclusive Inksā„¢ Stamp Pad, Z2012 Sequins Gold Assortment, Z3189 White & Gold Ribbon, Z1985 Gold Shimmer Trim, Z1263 Bitty Sparkles, Z1151 3-D Foam Tape, Z1471 Ruler, Z726 Sponge Daubers, Tape

CricutĀ® Shapes:
Art Philosophy
2 Ā½” <Tag4> (cut 3, p. 60)

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