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Milano Cookie Recipe for Mouthwatering Monday from H&P Artistry.com

Milano Cookie Recipe

Milano Cookie

Milano Cookie Recipe for Mouthwatering Monday from H&P Artistry.com

This week for Mouthwatering Monday I decided to share one of my favorite Decadent treats the Milano Cookie. Who does not love these yummy little cookie sandwiches. The best part about this recipe is that you can use any filling you like. I’m using a milk Continue reading

Easter Butter Cookie and Buttercream Frosting Recipe for Mouthwatering Monday from H&P Artistry

Easter Cookie Recipe

Easter Cookie Recipe

Easter Butter Cookie and Buttercream Frosting Recipe for Mouthwatering Monday from H&P Artistry

For Mouthwatering Monday this week I wanted to share my go to Cake-like butter cookie recipe and crusting buttercream frosting. These were so fun to make; the Kiddo loves to decorate the cookies and I love to see her creativity in action. The best part is that the cookies are delicious. I let her Continue reading

Valentine Goodie Box Tutorial

Valentine Goodie Box Tutorial

Valentine Goodie Box Tutorial

Here is the promised goodie box/bag that you can put your wrapped cookies in and make a great Valentine’s Day gift. My daughter likes to give her best friends goodie bags and this is a great one. It would also be wonderful for wedding or holiday take-aways.
Materials:
12″ x 12″ scrap booking paper (A stiff paper works best to hold the folds and stand up to the weight of the goodies.)
Ribbon or raffia
Ruler
Hole punch

GB Materials

Step 1
Measure 6″ in on both sides and make a mark.

GB Measure 1

GB Measure 2

Step 2
Fold your sides into the center.

GB fold to center

Step 3
Measure and mark 5″ in from both edges.

GB Measure side 1
Do the same on the other side. These are the fold marks.

GB Measure side 2

Step 4
Fold along the marked lines on both sides. this makes the bottom of the bag.

GB Fold sides up 2

GB Fold sides up

Step 5

Place your finger on the closest fold line in the center and fold that point to the outside edge and crease. This is the hardest part. The thing to remember is to create a right angle with each corner.

GB Fold box sides 1

GB Fold box sides 2
This is the right angle to make the side of the box.

GB Fold box sides 3

Do the same with all four corners.

GB Fold box sides 4

GB Fold box sides 5

This makes the sides and opening of the bag.

GB Fold box sides 6

Step 6
Match the top corners together.

GB side and top line up 2

GB side and top line up 1

Step 7
Mark 2″ in on both sides

GB Measure top 1

Step 8
Use the hole punch to punch holes through both sides of the box at each mark.

GB Measure top 2

Step 9
Thread your ribbon or raffia through one side of the box and fill with goodies.

GB Complete open

Step 10
Thread the ribbon/raffia through the other side and tie a bow. I creased the sides inward for a cleaner look.

GB Complete side view

Click here for the printable pattern

Check out the Video Tutorial on YouTube

Wishing You Luck and Love,

                                                       Heather

Paper Folded Cookie Wrap Tutorial

Paper Folded Cookie Wrap Tutorial…

I love this little paper craft because it can make a package of regular cookies a wonderful treat. You can make the holders smaller or bigger depending on the cookie or goodie you want to put inside.

Special treat wraps

Materials:
Velum paper. You could use any paper (including parchment or butcher paper)
Scissors Continue reading