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Berry Sweet Box Card

I hope you're having a sweet Sunday!  I'm on the CottageCutz blog today with this cute box card showcasing their  NEW Strawberries & Bees release  and for a limited time this bundle   is 50% off .... individual dies in this release are 30% off .... and the store is having a huge 4th of July sale going on with up to 70% off other dies! Run, run -it won't last long ☺ Okay, onto my card... How to make it: I began with the fun stuff first ... die-cut all my cute images and sentiments from white cardstock, colored with alcohol markers and pieced them together.  (All CottageCutz products are linked at the end.)    Next, onto making the box! CUTTING & SCORING BACK: Green cardstock: • Die-cut (1) using largest die from the Nested Scallop Rectangles - then, trim off 1/4" from the bottom White cardstock: • Die-cut (1) using the 2nd from largest Nested Wacky Stitched Rectangles SIDES: Green Cardstock: • With paper trimmer, cut (2) 2-3/8" x 2" and score at 3
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