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It's In the Bag Challenge

Papertrey Ink is celebrating its 2nd birthday this month, and Nichole Heady has issued a challenge to create a bag of some kind. Here's my contribution, a bag to hold a set of cards:


I have used this template many times when giving sets of cards to friends. It's just a fun, paper version of a gift bag, and it will easily hold 10 cards and envelopes. The ribbon is threaded through eyelets, and I used the same format for the bag as I did for the cards (which you have seen before :).


Here is the gift ensemble...

Supplies:
Paper: PTI Raspberry Fizz, RF Patterns, PTI White SU Gable Green
Ink: SU Pink Passion
Stamps: PTI B&C Monogram Edition, Rustic Branches
Other: PTI Raspberry Fizz Satin Dots Ribbon, SU Scalloped Circle Punch, 1 3/8 circle punch, eyelets
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  1. Cheryl, this is just beautiful. Love the bag and the cards. Great job!

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  2. These are SO cute!!! Love them!

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  3. this is fabulous!! i bought that paper and i can't ever get it to look right, but this is amazing!! TFS

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  4. Wow! This is fab, I love the raspberry fizz.

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  5. Wow...I really like this. Makes me "need" some raspberry fizz papers!!

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  6. Love this in the Strawberry Fizz! so colorful and pretty! and there's a J on that note card so you can send it right along over to me!!! Very cute bag!

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  7. Cheryl, this is a beautiful set - love the color combo!

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  8. Cheryl, this is lovely! Anyone would love to get this card set!

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  9. Your bag is awesome. I love it with the matching cards. And the name of your blog is great!!! It gave me a huge smile to read!

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  10. Cheryl this is so cute!

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  11. Cheryl this is a fantastic set! I love the colors and that patterned paper is to die for!

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  12. This is gorgeous Cheryl! I want one!

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  13. How pretty! What a wonderful gift that would be!

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  14. I like your blog....love this stationary!

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  15. Thanks for your kind comments over on my blog :-)

    I absolutely love what you have done with the gift bag and stationery.

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