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Recipe Box


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Design by: CricutDesignTeam (1026 Projects)
Project skill level: moderate
Project time: 30 minutes to 1 hour
Project tags: Boxes/Bags/Tags Recipes Mother's Day House Warming College Mom/Grandma

Collect all of your family recipes together in this cute recipe box.

CRICUT ®: WHAT WAS USED

OTHER MATERIALS NEEDED

  • Cricut® Scoring Tip
  • Teal polka dot pattern paper (1)
  • Pearls
  • Yellow/red pattern paper (1)
  • Ink
  • Cream cardstock (1)
  • Foam squares
  • Red cardstock (1)
  • Terrifically Tacky Tape
  • Teal cardstock (1)
  • Adhesive

Project Cut Files

STEP-BY-STEP How-TO INSTRUCTIONS

Cricut® Cuts:

Tags, Bags, Boxes & More 2 Cartridge
1. Recipe Box
a. Recipe box score lines ( ¾” Box Section 1 + Shift + )
b. Yellow/red pattern recipe box ( ¾” Box Section 1 + )
c. Recipe lid score lines (3/4” Box Section 2 + Shift + )
d. Yellow/red pattern recipe lid ( ¾” Box Section 2 + )

2. Recipe box lid
a. Lid score lines ( ¾” Box Section 2 + Shift + )
b. Teal polka dot pattern lid ( ¾” Box Section 2 + )

Folk Art Festival Cartridge
3. Border
a. Teal base (1” Border + Shift + )
b. Red border (1” Border + )

4. Label
a. Red shadow (2 ½” Font Shadow + Shift + )
b. Cream label (2 ½” Font Blackout + Shift + )

5. House
a. Red base (2 ¼” Shift + )
b. Teal house (2 ¼” )

6. Title: Recipes
a. Teal title (1” Font Shadow + Shift + or title of choice)
b. Red title (1” Font Blackout + Shift + or title of choice)
Create recipe box from cuts 1a-2b. Use the Cricut® Scoring Tip on cuts 1a, 1c, and 2a. Use scissors to trim cut 2b. Ink edges. Fold and assemble.
Create border from cuts 3a-3b. Ink edges. Layer together. Adhere to recipe box front.
Create label from cuts 4a-4b. Use scissors to trim. Ink edges. Layer together. Adhere to recipe box front.
Create house from cuts 5a-5b. Ink edges. Layer together. Use foam squares to adhere to recipe box front.
Use a paper trimmer to cut one 1 ½” x 5 ¼” piece of teal cardstock and one 1 ¼” x 5 ¼” piece of cream cardstock. Create title from cuts 6a-6b. Ink edges. Layer together. Adhere to recipe box top.
Embellish as desired.

Step 1

Cricut® Cuts:

Tags, Bags, Boxes & More 2 Cartridge
1. Recipe Box
a. Recipe box score lines ( ¾” Box Section 1 + Shift + )
b. Yellow/red pattern recipe box ( ¾” Box Section 1 + )
c. Recipe lid score lines (3/4” Box Section 2 + Shift + )
d. Yellow/red pattern recipe lid ( ¾” Box Section 2 + )

2. Recipe box lid
a. Lid score lines ( ¾” Box Section 2 + Shift + )
b. Teal polka dot pattern lid ( ¾” Box Section 2 + )

Folk Art Festival Cartridge
3. Border
a. Teal base (1” Border + Shift + )
b. Red border (1” Border + )

4. Label
a. Red shadow (2 ½” Font Shadow + Shift + )
b. Cream label (2 ½” Font Blackout + Shift + )

5. House
a. Red base (2 ¼” Shift + )
b. Teal house (2 ¼” )

6. Title: Recipes
a. Teal title (1” Font Shadow + Shift + or title of choice)
b. Red title (1” Font Blackout + Shift + or title of choice)

Step 2

Create recipe box from cuts 1a-2b. Use the Cricut® Scoring Tip on cuts 1a, 1c, and 2a. Use scissors to trim cut 2b. Ink edges. Fold and assemble.

Step 3

Create border from cuts 3a-3b. Ink edges. Layer together. Adhere to recipe box front.

Step 4

Create label from cuts 4a-4b. Use scissors to trim. Ink edges. Layer together. Adhere to recipe box front.

Step 5

Create house from cuts 5a-5b. Ink edges. Layer together. Use foam squares to adhere to recipe box front.

Step 6

Use a paper trimmer to cut one 1 ½” x 5 ¼” piece of teal cardstock and one 1 ¼” x 5 ¼” piece of cream cardstock. Create title from cuts 6a-6b. Ink edges. Layer together. Adhere to recipe box top.

Step 7

Embellish as desired.

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