Friday, September 12, 2014

Mini Magazine holder with folders !

Hi friends,
Today, I have a mini magazine holder to share. There are lot of different versions of these magazine holders/ card holders all over the internet and, I have followed a tutorial from one such source from HERE. Here's a look at the way I have embellished my magazine holder once the base was made :


 This is the magazine holder :

I created a few folders with pockets so that I could store all my small dies in it. The base of the  folders are recycled from cereal boxes to give it a sturdy base. 


To make these folders, I cut apart a cereal box and used the central panel of the box to make my folder by scoring it in the middle and folding it like a card base. Check the picture below :

I have decorated the magazine holder with DCWV Fresh Florals pattern paper stack, assorted Washi tapes and my handmade flowers using dies.

Supplies used :
Pattern papersDCWV Fresh Florals pattern paper stack, K &Company papers.
Dies : Cheery Lynn French Pastry doliy die, Cheery Lynn Olive branches die, Cheery Lynn Embellishment #3 die, Spellbinders Rose Creations die, Spellbinders Floral Flourishes die, Memory Box/ Simon Says Hexagons die.
Punches : Punch Bunch 3 in 1 Hydrangea punch, Martha Stewart 3 in 1 Butterfly punch.
Kaisercraft Butterflies stamp set.
Inks : Distress inks - Worn Lipstick, Shabby Shutters, Vintage Photo, Peacock Feathers, Versafine Onyx Black ink pad.
Washi tapes, Modelling paste, Retro flower punch, Lindy's Stamp Gang Curiouser Chartreuse Flat Fabio mist.

Challenges entered :
Cheery Lynn - All about texture
Imaginations- Embossing ( I have used modelling paste on my first  folder and have done dry embossing on my flowers)
City Crafter Challenges- Butterflies ( I have added them on my file holders )
Craft Room - Something old, something new ( I have used my new SSS Hexagons die and the Cheery Lynn doily die, old is pattern papers which I've been hoarding and also my Washi tapes which are atleast 2 years old. ) ( Made it to Top 3 )
We Do Dobadoo - Something feminine ( I created this holder for my crafty desk ).

Hope you all like my project. Do leave me your comments. Would love to hear from you.
Have a nice day everyone.

26 comments:

  1. What an absolutely awesome mini folders with a handcrafted file!! Wow Hussena! Love your choice of colors and you placement of dies! And what do I say your handmade flowers are always a delight to the eyes...
    Thanks for sharing the tutorial page with us!!

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  2. Love love the colors you used to make this gorgeous beauty!!

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  3. Hussena, these are so pretty and must look beautiful sitting in your craft room. Great storage solution.
    Julie x

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  4. Wow, these are all absolutely stunning!! The magazine holder looks amazing and the file folders are beautiful!! You decorated everything perfectly!! Love these!! Have a great day :)

    Lisa
    A Mermaid's Crafts

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  5. What a wonderful project; this would make a fabulous gift. Love the bright colors and your beautiful flowers. Good luck and thanks for joining in on the fun at Cheery Lynn Designs challenge.

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  6. Just noticed you entered the Cheery Lynn Designs challenge with this project Hussena, so good luck.
    Julie x

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  7. always love your flower arrangements... Beautiful :)

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  8. This is so beautiful. I love all your work. Thanks for playing along the cheery lynn challenge. Best of luck.

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  9. ur flowers are always a treat... u manage to do it differently each time. Love ur use of washis.
    I tried to make one of these as a pamphlet holder, but it doesnt take the weight and keeps falling off. Any tips on dat pls?
    And thanks a ton for dos links Hussena.... its going to be life saver. Thanks!

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  10. Beautiful fresh colors ..makes one Happy !I loved the pps and washi combo on the folders and Gorgeous blooms !

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  11. stunning Hussena..lovely colors..

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  12. Gorgeous project Hussena!!! Love the pretty colors and all the details. Thanks for sharing the link :)

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  13. Love your file holder and the stunning folder pockets they are so pretty and feminine. Thank you for making and sharing with us at Craft-Room Challenge XOXO Zoe

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  14. So pretty, I am loving all these projects to do that recycle our boxes, great storage idea for your dies too, such a lovely way to store things!

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  15. Oh so pretty, thanks for sharing with us at CCCB!

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  16. What a beautiful projects!! Your butterfly is stunning!! Thanks so much for playing along at CCCB!!

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  17. just beautiful !!! love the colours, and practical too! thanks for sharing with us at Craft Room Challenge, Debi xxx

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  18. Hussena What a lice little gift idea. The doilies, flowers and floureshes really dress it up nicely. Thanks for joining us in the Cheery Lynn Designs challenge

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  19. This is a stunning project. Fab design and details, so practical too. Thank You for joining in with us at Craft Room Challenge this fortnight
    HUgs Annie x

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  20. Beautiful card!! Thanks so much for sharing your talent with us this week at CCCB :-)

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  21. Wow! This is amazing!! So much beautiful layering and those colors are fabulous!!

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  22. Oh my! What a fabulous project! It's soooooo pretty and useful too! :)

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  23. Fantastic colours and love the folders.Brilliant idea.:-)

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  24. Hello, Gorgeous Piece of Art!!
    Your blog is amazing :)
    Thanks for participating in our giveaway :)
    We will be posting your entry on our page soon!!
    Hope to listen more from you.

    Kudos..

    Happy Crafting :)

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