Wednesday, August 15, 2012

A Top Note Box using Tri-Colors !!

Hi Everyone,
Sharing with you all a box I have made ...Its called a "Top Note Box" and it looks something like this :-

And a side -view :-
And another -view :-

And this is how it looks when it is opened up :-

 I saw the tute for this box on SplitcoastStampers and I wanted to try it out ...I have made this Box especially for My friend Snehal's challenge which is  "To make any kind of Box" :). The colors I have used  here  re inspired from this time's "Itsy Bitsy" challenge  which is to use the Indian Tri -Color ...And  Today being Our Independence Day this works Perfectly  :D ..My central flower is a quilled one and I have used 2 shades of Orange to layer it !!! And used locally bought stamens for the centre !!Decorated it with some punched leaves and Itsy Bitsy Glitter strips as the swirls !!

Supplies Used :-
Base CS- Campap {200 gsm} thickness
PP- Cosmo Cricket {bought from Piali 's Store}
Diecut- Hand traced and cut
Punches -Jef large {Maple Leaf} , Punch Bunch [Sprig leaf } ,Corner Swirl {Fiskars corner punch}
Glitter Strips -Itsy Bitsy
Stamens- Locally bought    
Ribbon and Pearls- Stash
Faux Stitching -White Signo gel pen by Uni -Ball

Challenges entered :-
1.Snehal's Creation -Make any kind of Box
2.Itsy Bitsy -Tri Color Challenge
3.Beyond grey Challenges -Bingo {Flowers ,Diecut, Glitter}
4.UnstampaBelles Challenge -Paper Flowers { My Quilled flower}
5.Shopping your Stash -Revisit an old technique {Paper Quilling}

Hope you all like my box :) Do leave your comments /suggestions
Wish you all a Very Happy Independence Day



  1. Gorgeous flower!!Fantastic take on challenges. All the best.


  2. Omg!! I love this..This is gorgeous!! I love ur quilling and the way u have layered the quilled petals..beautiful!!

  3. Wonderful box.loved the flower most !!

  4. Thanks my friend for making this beautiful box for my challenge.Its really gorgeous.I love the bloom.

  5. what a lovely creation - I love all the quilled flowers ;-) Thanks for joining in our Paper Flower challenge at UnstampaBelles.

  6. I do miss making those boxes. Your box is so pretty!

  7. Wow, this is amazing! I love the quilled flower and the box is a great design. Thanks for playing at UnstampaBelles.

  8. looks so elegant.pretty flower quilled perfectly.

  9. Happy Independence Day to you too Hussena! Your box is lovely and I LOVE the quilled flower! :)

  10. Wow Hussena, such beautiful quilled flowers. Thanks for joining in at Unstampabelles this month.

  11. Hussena, its soooo lovely... great work....

  12. this is mindblowing Hussena!! what a superb quilling work !!

  13. Hussena, what a fabulous box. That quilled flower is over the top gorgeous...what a talent you have for that.

  14. wow wee this is gorgeous...that flower is outstanding..

  15. Hussenaaaaaaaa!!! Gorgeous - simply Gorgeous!!! The flower is outstanding! The whole piece in fact! Every time I look at it, I notice another superb embellishment! Thanks for entering our challenge. Well done and All the best!
    ItsyBitsy - The Blog Place

  16. Oh my, such a gorgeous quilled flower! Fabulous job and thanks for playing at the Unstampabelles Challenge!

  17. Ah such a gorgeous one !!! :)
    Thanks for entering in BGC

  18. WOW! That quilled flower is just sensational on this lovely box! So very pretty.
    Thanks for joining us at Shopping Our Stash!

  19. Gorgeous!! Love all the amazing layers on your flower!!
    Love it!!

  20. You do such amazing work Hussena. Wonderful shaped box and your quilled flower is so neat. Thanks for joining in our paper flower challenge at Unstampabelles.

  21. Hussenam, this is so lovely. Great quilling work. Beautiful flower. Thanks for joining in the fun at Unstampabelles this month for our Flowers Challenge!

  22. *Gasp*
    Totally breathtaking Hussena! The quilling is exquisite!:)

  23. wow !thats an amazing creation !loovvee the flower !!thanks for joining us at the BGC !!

  24. Wow....very pretty quilling and a lovely box!!!

  25. beautiful box n lovely quillung :-)

    1. Loved the way u designed the box with lovely trio combo n the swirls 2oo... fabulous creation:)
      Hussena, this is expected frm u dear ...all ur creations r always AWESOME:)

  26. awesome... am short of words for this box.. :)

  27. How wonderful! I saw the tutorial for this over at SCS too and really loved it--now I've seen yours I'm definitely going to have to try it out!

    Thank you for joining in on our challenge at Shopping Our Stash!

    DT Member

  28. wow this is stunning!!!!!! im now following you love your blog!

  29. absolutely stunning! The quilling turned out fabulously, great colors too!
    Thank you for joining us at Shopping Our Stash!

    Hugs, Alica ;)

  30. Love this! My favorite color and that flower is amazing - I have onyl quilled a few times and LOVE it! Of course I have not done anything that complicated yet! LOL

  31. DID ANYONE TELL YOU THAT THIS IS PURE GENIUS??? (caps for emphasis, consider me hoarse with shouting from the rooftop)
    Do you ever cease to amaze me ?? no never !
    it is so damn mind-blowing and fantastic ..
    Its almost like being in a bandwagon that is graced by Goddess of creation herself..
    I shall stop now because I know not the sentences I shall come up with ! :|

  32. Hussena! Congratulations on winning the itsy bitsy deserve it! :)

  33. Elegant!! That's the first word hit my mind when I saw this creation.. Way to go, H!

    - Shruti