Easy Triangular Treat Box

I’m on the Design Team for Use Your Stuff Challenge Blog and I’m hosting this weeks’s challenge- Use Your Stuff #294 Something New.  Please visit Use Your Stuff and enter something you’ve made with new product.  I chose to make this Easy Triangular Treat Box with Stampin’ Up!’s gorgeous new paper, Painted with Love Specialty Designer Series Paper (DSP).

Paper: Painted with Love Specialty DSP, Gold Foil, Melon Mambo
Accessories: Love Mini Tinsel Trim Combo Pack, Lots to Love Box Framelits Dies (heart), 1 -1/4″ punch, 1′ punch


Directions to make the Easy Triangular Treat Box-

Need 2- 2″ x 8″ strips of cardstock or DSP

As shown on “A” use a ruler and draw a line from the 1″ mark to the score line at 3″ at the top of the cardstock.  Do this again from the 1″ mark to the 3″ score line at the bottom of the cardstock.  Do the same thing from the other end to the 5″ score line.  Use your bone folder and score on all four of these lines.

As shown on “B” use a ruler and draw a line from the 1/2″ mark to the score line at 3″ at the top of the cardstock.  Do this again from the 1/2″ mark to the 3″ score line at the bottom of the cardstock.  Do the same thing from the other end to the 5″ score line.  Cut the cardstock along the four lines you drew.  My picture shows the cardstock with these pieces already removed.

Put Tear and Tape on the center square of the A piece. Line up the center square of the B piece and adhere together.  Put Tear and Tape on one side of the B piece.

Line up the sides of the A pieces behind the B piece and adhere.  The back of the box is open to put candy in.  Bring it up and put a hole through all the layers and add ribbon to hold the box together.

Please email me if you have any questions.  Beth@StampingMom.com.


Yeah!  I just found out I was a Clean and Simple Favorite over at Splitcoast Stampers last week.  That really makes me smile!

Here’s the card that was chosen.

Have you ordered a product share yet?  The first product shares will be shipping out later this week.

Designer Series Paper Share $30 includes shipping.  $24 if picking up at my house.

6- 6” x 12” True Gentleman DSP

6- 6” x 12” Sweet Soiree Specialty DSP

6- 6” x 12” Painted with Love Specialty DSP

6- 6” x 12” Petal Passions DSP

6- 6” x 12” Myths & Magic Specialty DSP

3- 6” x 6” Myths & Magic Glimmer Paper

12- 6” x 6” Tutti-frutti DSP

12- 6″ x 6″ Picture Perfect Party DSP

57 sheets total

Ribbon Share Approx 1 yard of EACH of the following:$6, get an additional yard of each ribbon for an additional $5.  So basically you can get as many yards as you want.  1 yard of each ribbon $6, 2 yards of each ribbon $11, 3 yards of each ribbon $16, etc. Shipping can be combined with other shares.

Berry Burst 3/8” Metallic-Edge Ribbon

Silver Baker’s Twine

Love Mini Tinsel Trim- Gold and Powder Pink

Whisper White ¼” Organza Ribbon

Lemon Lime Twist 3/8” Mini Striped Ribbon

Night of Navy 3/8” Corduroy Ribbon

7 yards of ribbon total

Embellishment Share  $6 (shipping can be combined with other shares.)

4 Birthday Mini Binder Clips

4 Petal Passion Embellishments

50 Tutti-frutti Adhesive-Backed Sequins

22 Glitter & Clear Epoxy Shapes

3 True Gentleman Buttons

83 embellishments

*** Best deal*** I want it all share $40 (includes shipping) $35 if picking up at my house.  You can add $5 for an extra yard of each ribbon.  Get as many yards as you would like.

Plus BONUS sampler including these additional free products:

  • 2 swap cards
  • 3 whisper White Narrow Note Cards & Envelopes
  • 1 Silver Mini Gable Box

Please email me at Beth@StampingMom.com and reserve your share.  I am only selling 25 shares so don’t delay and contact me today!




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Saturday night we went to church and then had awesome fajitas made by Steve.  We played a game of Cribbage and then just like that…another kid went back to college.  We’ll miss you Ryan.  Well actually, I’ll see you tomorrow when we meet you in Ankeny to bring you the things you forgot.  What a smart kid to go to college 45 min from our house.  OK, so I must admit Ryan didn’t technically forget anything.  He has a room mate gift exchange and I had written on the package it was from Ryan.  He told me it was Secret Santa and I wasn’t supposed to put his name on it.  I took it in my Stamping Studio to make a cute tag to put over the name, got distracted and didn’t make the tag and didn’t bring back the gift.  Oops!  I guess Ryan would’ve been better off not mentioning the name on the package.

Have a great week!



  1. Beth (Post author)

    Hi Pat,
    I still have Abby home for one more week, so we’re not quite done with Christmas break. Have fun on your quilt retreat. I’d love to see pictures of the cards you made yesterday. What is a UFO Challenge?
    Beth 🙂

  2. Beth (Post author)

    Thanks Robbye. I have a template for almost every box I’ve made. Makes it so much easier to make it the next time. 🙂

  3. Beth (Post author)

    Hi Deb,
    I would love to see a picture of your box after you get it done.
    Beth 🙂

  4. Deb Stueber

    Thank you very much for posting directions on how to make a triangular box. I can’t wait to make one!

  5. Robbye Hamilton

    Cute project, I love that dsp. The template really helps me see how to do this project more easily.

  6. Pat Knight

    I love that card too.
    So empty house for awhile, until spring break! So you will have more time to spend in your beautiful studio. Enjoy!
    I am going on a quilt retreat Thursday for the weekend but I did take time to make 4-5 very simple cards yesterday. I am in a year long UFO challenge and two months I chose “Make cards”! Lets hope I keep to it.

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