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Don’t let the holidays FRY you out….

this is a sponsored post but all opinions are my own

Tis the season! Christmas is a month away! ONE MONTH! (where did the time go!) Luckily  the recollection brand at Michaels have everything you need to get you through christmas in  style!

The end of the paper crafting department is filled with all these amazing things (and for cheap! plus it was all 40% off when I went! double score.

michaels recollection purchases

I may have overbought….with plans to go back and buy this card set

holiday card kit

and the plaid wrapping paper. and the other washi tape…and they had the cutest kits that makes your decorating WAY easy and adorable!

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 I finally decided to do something with the fry boxes! since they are just so dang cute. and I love my french fries!

Christmas fry boxes I bedazzled them with the clothespins, the twine, the cute bows, some printables and tags and some vinyl from daily craft vinyl. decorated fry boxes

I cut the vinyl with my silhouette cameo…weeded it…

weeding

and then used transfer tape to stick it onto the fry box.

transfer tape vinyl

make sure to check out THIS video for any vinyl help!!

This one is just stripes of white vinyl and then the negative space of the red polka dots for the back! fry box holder for neighbor christmas treats This one is the negative white vinyl from the polka dots…with a recollections bow! free printable with fun christmas fry box This one is jumbo washi (jumbo washi! be still my heart) as the back with green vinyl trees! free printable for gift cards christmas

I made some sugar cookies to look like fries..(I rolled them in sugar …but you could get a little container of icing to look like fry sauce!) sugar cookie french fries...neighbor gift

or add a gift card to your favorite fast food restaurant!

fry box for the holiday neighbor gift

you can also use it as a great teachers gift for christmas! Just throw in some supplies that the teacher could use!

christmas teacher gift

 

 

 

or just fill with your favoritest treat…

popcorn neighbor gift from michaels fry box

I ADORE these chalkboard labels (they are STICKERS!) …I’m slapping them on presents, cards, envelopes…anything that needs a little pizzaz. They really add finishing touches to everything!!!

fry box hot cocoa kit

love this hot cocoa kit…throw in a packet, a fun straw, a candy cane and some chocolate! fun christmas neighbor gift

such fun tags–They make embellishing any fun bag, present, package, or plate of cookies a breeze!!!

here are the “fry” printables I made…. fry 2 fry 7

 

stayed tuned to see what else I whipped up with my Michael’s purchases! SNEAK PEEK…..

merry mix

About Kimbo

Kimbo blogs at A girl and a glue gun--where she puts her hot glue gun to good use (as well as her vinyl cutter and sewing machine) She loves all crafts and is thrifty (the nice way to say she's cheap) So she is constantly trying to come up with fast and easy projects that won't break the bank! She lives in Idaho with her hot husband and 3 kiddos.