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#SimplyG45 Gift Card Box Video Tutorial

Posted by Graphic 45 11/27/2017 58 Comment(s) Cards,Tutorials,Videos,#SimplyG45,

Hello, G45ers!

  We are here for your continued holiday crafting inspiration with a whimsical Winter Wonderland Gift Card Holder Tutorial by Alexandra Morein. This #SimplyG45 creation is nice and easy, but still results in a beautiful creation that would make a perfect display piece or gift. We love Alexandra's fussy cut layers and her metal and ribbon embellishments. Check out the YouTube tutorial below to get started on your own.


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#SimplyG45 Gift Card Holder Tutorial

By Alexandra Morein

"For November #SimplyG45 assignment I’ve put together a gift card holder, using the seasonal  Winter Wonderland collection.







You can view the tutorial for creating this project below."  ~Alexandra


Gift Box Youtube Video Tutorial


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This project would make the perfect gift, and speaking of gifts... be sure to enter our November #G45Gift challenge.  




Join our #G45Gift Challenge!

  • Create a handmade gift using Graphic 45 product

  • Upload your project to our Facebook page using #G45Gift

  • WIN a $150 prize pack, one winner will be selected randomly

  • Deadline: November 30, 2017 at 11:59 pm PST

  • You can enter multiple times

  • Winner will be announced in the December 7th, 2017 newsletter

With the holidays right around the corner, now is the time to start creating those handmade gifts.  Use your G45 stash and you could be the winner of our huge prize package.  We look forward to seeing all the inspiration on our Facebook page!  

Winter Wonderland Pinterest Board


Thanks for joining us for this wonderful winter project by Alexandra Morein. We will take all the crafty gift ideas we can get our hands on around this time of year, especially when they turn out as beautiful as this card holder. #SimplyG45 ideas are perfect when time is short and your holiday gift list is long. We would love to hear about your favorite crafty gift you have ever received in the comments below and remember each comment here and/or on Facebook is your chance to win this week's blog prize. 


Happy Papercrafting!  

58 Comment(s)

Kirsty Vittetoe:

Love this really awesome creation!

Mathilde S.:
11/27/2017, 12:14:37 PM

Beautiful Giftbox.Enyed watching the tutorial which is very inspiring.

Mathilde S.:
11/27/2017, 12:14:38 PM

Beautiful Giftbox.Enyed watching the tutorial which is very inspiring.

Bettina Kreuer:
11/27/2017, 12:50:15 PM

What a great and adorable gift card holder. Love this project!

Kathy Jo Wood:
11/27/2017, 01:04:44 PM,

Graphic 45 + Christmas = perfect gifts for loved ones on your list!

11/27/2017, 01:44:25 PM

I'm a big fan Alexandra's creations. I'm working on one of her projects right now!

Sue LD:
11/27/2017, 01:48:22 PM

Fabulous. I like the layers, dimension and embellishments.

Martie Rollin:
11/27/2017, 01:51:41 PM

Winter Wonderland is such a peaceful collection. In all the hustle and bustle of this holiday season, just paging through this collection provides moments of calm and an appreciation for this time of year. Thank you for all the images you've pulled together to make this collection.

Melanie Hermans:
11/27/2017, 01:52:59 PM

Another great project to much to create so less time....

Michele Lewis:
11/27/2017, 01:59:18 PM

My list is getting so long!!! All these wonderful projects to make and the exquisite collections to make them with!!! Graphic 45 has done it again with their Winter Wonderland collection!

11/27/2017, 02:11:02 PM

like a million

11/27/2017, 02:37:02 PM

I am a G45 fan - through & through! Love your products & blog! Thank you.

11/27/2017, 02:39:20 PM

So beautiful!!

Jaimi Bailey:
11/27/2017, 02:53:50 PM

What a beautiful gift box! I love it!

Glenda Buster:
11/27/2017, 03:18:38 PM

Beautiful and festive. It’s great that it can also be used as a display piece by the recipient!

11/27/2017, 04:09:10 PM

Wonderful and timely hand crafted gift idea! I can use this for birthday and other special occasions too. Thank you!

Christina Seiler:
11/27/2017, 04:32:14 PM

Fun project and beautiful use of papers! Great inspiration!

Janet Ingraham:
11/27/2017, 05:11:42 PM

WOW that is some gift card holder. Better be a worthy gift card inside.

Carla Hundley:
11/27/2017, 05:21:17 PM

Fabulous gift card holder! Very pretty. Carla from Utah

11/27/2017, 06:03:34 PM

Stunning! And perfect timing since I’m about to make holiday cards for my children’s teachers.

Christina Garcia:
11/27/2017, 06:04:51 PM


Julene Matthews:
11/27/2017, 06:06:40 PM,

Alexandra is extremely talented.Who could go wrong with Graphic 45 gifts? Love all your products and that giveaway is a beauty.

Jasmin Alfonzo:
11/27/2017, 06:08:13 PM,

Wuao que hermosura tantos detalles que luce glamorosa.felicitaciones.

Sheri Schooler:
11/27/2017, 06:18:08 PM

Love everything G45!

11/27/2017, 06:30:36 PM

Raining Cats and Dogs is an awesome collection

Joan Moser:
11/27/2017, 06:52:49 PM

Fussy cutting with Graphic 45 is how I make alot of interesting. Scrapbook pages

susie doucet:
11/27/2017, 07:01:44 PM

Beautiful as always!

Sonya Borders:
11/27/2017, 07:06:02 PM

I love these papers and would be so happy to win them!

Maria Mendoza:
11/27/2017, 07:18:02 PM

Would love to win this beautiful collection

Judy Hodges:
11/27/2017, 07:30:17 PM

Love the boxes and love G45!

Beth M Beery:
11/27/2017, 07:32:50 PM

This is so creative and inspiring! Thanks for the tutorial and sharing this beautiful creation!

ava gavloski:
11/27/2017, 07:37:07 PM

Great inspiration with this project. Lovely fussy cutting presentation

Kate LeBlanc:
11/27/2017, 07:42:00 PM

The gift card box is so beautiful. Great giveaway this week!

Frances perkins:
11/27/2017, 07:45:23 PM

Love the gift box.

11/27/2017, 07:48:06 PM

Simply stunning! Tfs :)

Natalie Godfrey:
11/27/2017, 08:04:30 PM

Adorable gift box. Thanks for sharing.

Donna Leutloff:
11/27/2017, 09:07:49 PM

Another winning project! Love the Winter Wonderland line! TFS! Ooooh, and the prize...want to make "horse" cards for my sister-in-law...keeping my fingers!

Maria Shehan:
11/27/2017, 09:17:05 PM

Love to win this prize. granddaughters are riders

11/27/2017, 09:44:31 PM,

WoW! What a fantastic Idea!

Kim Persinger:
11/27/2017, 09:47:57 PM


Diane Russell:
11/27/2017, 10:24:09 PM

Another beautiful presentation. Would love to have the off to the races since we just had the cup races going on here

Virginia Lamb:
11/27/2017, 11:06:32 PM

this is all so wonderful! I am looking forward to this and more.

Bridget Keenor:
11/28/2017, 03:21:31 AM

Love this weeks Blog Contest Prize and would love to be a winner.... I love all the Graphic 45 papers ect, but Off To The Races would be lovely to add to my stash, especially as I love horses, although I have never been horseracing.

Lori Moss:
11/28/2017, 05:37:01 AM,

I love all of these!!! How beautiful!!!thank you so much for always giving us the opportunity to win your wonderful products!!!

11/28/2017, 08:03:07 AM

love love love the products

11/28/2017, 08:38:18 AM

This box is so pretty.And beautifully made.All the little special touches is what makes graphic45 special and a favorite choice for me.

Sharon Gullikson:
11/28/2017, 08:42:03 AM

I love the box that you showed. The bird is gorgeous! I would also love to win the Off To The Races collection. My family loves horses, so it would come in handy....

Roberta Lollis:
11/28/2017, 09:36:11 AM

Wow, that is a nice collection. I'd love to make a few things for my grandsons with this, I'm loving these projects you're showing made from these papers, thanks for a chance to win this great giveaway

april snook:
11/28/2017, 10:21:01 AM

ʚ♡⃛ɞ(ू•ᴗ•ू❁) Crossing my fingers...

11/28/2017, 10:25:16 AM

Fabulous! Fabulous! Thanks for the instruction.

Michelle Nettleton:
11/28/2017, 02:25:34 PM

What a delightful creation, love the dimensions! The tutorial is fabulous! A winner once again!!!

Neely Phelps:
11/28/2017, 03:21:50 PM

Winter Wonderland is a gorgeous collection and the gift card holder showcases the line wonderfully!

Sarah Hutchins:
11/29/2017, 04:48:56 AM

What an awesome gift to give someone. I love Winter Wonderland, it's my favourite collection.

Dana Bennett:
11/29/2017, 09:45:32 AM

Awesome gift! Such beautiful projects. I’d love to get some new G45 stuff! Can’t find it where I live..thx for being so great!! Dana from Quebec

Nicole La Jeunesse:
11/29/2017, 04:55:22 PM

Love it! Always looking for gift card enclosed ideas! Beautiful work, Happy Holidays!

Fran Diggle:
11/30/2017, 09:33:46 PM

What a great idea. I usually put them in a pocket envelope but this is so much classier. Thank you for sharing.

Nancy Young:
12/07/2017, 11:48:40 AM

Just plain beautiful!!

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