Sunday, September 23, 2018

"The best thing that happened to me is you"

 Love Explosion Box card

Hi Crafters,

Today I will be taking you to a journey full of love and commitment. I am celebrating love and bond of trust with my anniversary explosion box card.
This card is full of layers just like layers of love which keep on increasing with your experience in love. This card celebrates anniversaries of love birds.

This design of explosion box card is my first entry to this blog. So be ready to follow the steps and make your own explosion box card and let me know how it was for you.

Here is my card:

Supplies Used:

From Crafters corner (online craft store)

1. You n I paper pack from Bob n betty
2.Mudra stamps - Fancy Flourish - Stamp
                                  Leaves - Stamp
                                 Beautiful Butterflies
                                 Sweet Couple - Stamp
                                 Wild Rose - Stamp
                                 Place Photo Here
                                 Purely Sentiment
                                 Old Script stamp

3. Spellbinder die -Circle Delight - Die
4. We R Trim & Score Board 12"X12"
5. Lawn fawn fawndamentals black die ink pad
6. Metallique Brass Hardware - Acrylic Paint 1.7oz

7. Dress My Craft- Flower Pearls - Pack of 6 Colors

From Isty Bitsy online Store

1.Handmade flowers- Curly rose, Pink
2.Tinted metallic golden paint
3.White lace
4.Dies - Thin Cut Dies - Tropical Fern
5.Thin Cut Dies - Blooming Wreath
6. Gloss gel medium

From Amazon

1. Zig clean clear water brush pen

From Alibaba online store

1. Couple Stickers
2. Yellow paper flowers
3. Circle die
4. Couple die
5. Leave dies
6. Stitched square frame frilly  

From Craft Junction (Local Shop in Vapi)

1. Fancy border punch
2.Tubby Craft Dye inks
3. Stamp- Happy Anniversary

From Lacal Craft store & Stationery

1. Foam Flowers from Creative crafts
2. Fevicol MR
3. Glue gun and sticks
4. White ivory sheet 280 gsm
5. Brush
6. Scissors

So let's start.....

Step 1: First take a sheet (of any color, however I took white) of 12x12 inches and score 4inches from each side. Repeat the scoring of 3.5 inches on each side over 10.5x10.5 inches sheet and 3 inches on each side over 9x9 inches sheet.


Step 2: For each layer of sheet I cut the scored corner from one side to flip it over the middle portion to make a pocket.

2nd layer cutting for side pockets

Step 3: I pasted You n I pattern paper from Bob n Betty as shown in below picture.
Step 3

Step 4: I also used Mudra stamps for designing different layer of explosion box card. The stamp I used to design this card are shown in below picture.
Mudra Stamps

Step 5: For the cover of the boxes I took 5x5 inches and 6x6 inches of papers and scored both at 1 inch from each side and then I designed the cover or cap of the card with different elements.


Step 6: Below is the picture for my finished product.
Explosion Box

Card View

First layer
Full view

3D Flower Paper Bucket

Full Exploding Box Video -Watch Here

I am adding this card to following challenges.

 Mudra Stamps - Craft Challenge #25


  1. hey Varsha, Your creations are just awesome....lovely project done...and thank you for sharing your project for our ongoing blog challenge... "Anything Goes- Popped Up"

    1. Hey Priyanka,

      Thanks for your encouraging words.
      Lot of love n hug
      Varsha Gupta

  2. Stunning explosion box. For our challenge I believe you have used the dies, pink and flowers, fabulous. Thanks for joining us at ‘Do-Al(l) Creatives’. Jonnece DT

    1. Hi Jonnece, thank you for your fabulous comment I truly appreciate. Yes you have identified it correctly.

      Thank again

  3. That's an awesome make! But I can't see the link to DAK!!!! Please do this…

    Thanks for playing along with our Do-Al(l) Kreatives Challenge and good luck!

    Hugs and please come back soon!
    Kleido’s BastelStüble
    *Owner* Do-Al(l) Kreatives (#21 – Bingo)
    *DT* Die Traumfabrik

    1. Hello Doris,
      thank you for your fabulous comment. I linked back to the challenge.. thanks for reminding me...
      Thanks again

  4. Wow, what a beautiful box.
    Thanks for joining us at the DAK Challenge.
    Greetings Andrea


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