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If you are starting here or joining me from the talented Melissa Thomas - I think you'll be pleasantly surprised!!! Welcome to A PAPER PUMPKIN THING BLOG HOP. There are 16 of us in this hop!!! WHOO HOO! I think you love what we've created with the February Paper Pumpkin Kit - WILDFLOWER WISHES - it's soooo cute!


This month's kit is adorable! I love the die cut words and the bright and colorful floral paper is soooo pretty!


Here are the alternate projects that I came up with. I love the printed layers to put on the front - they are so soft and subtle:


Here's a cute little box that makes a perfect little gift to give with a card - a gift that doesn't break the bank but shows that little extra effort.



  • Crumb Cake 7-3/4" x 2-1/4" scored at 3/8" & 1-7/8" on the short side and on the long side score at 3/4", 1-5/8", 3-1/8", 4-5/8", 6-1/8" & 7"
  • Crumb Cake 4-1/2" x 1-1/2" scored at 1-1/2" & 3" on the long side


I have a quick video tutorial to show you how I made the box here:

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I chose the STITCHED SHAPES FRAMELITS for my greeting layer because they are amazing. They add that extra little bit of charm to a shape don't they? The yellow flower is a die cut adhesive sticker - there's a ton of them in this kit! And how about those vellum leaves??? LOVE!


Here's a fun card - I just added the long floral tag and layered the STITCHED SHAPES FRAMELIT over the Daffodil Delight  LAYERING OVALS scallop edge image to make a fun focal point on this card. I also took the letters from various self-adhesive tags to spell out HELLO. The black line and FRIEND word are stamped.


Thanks so much for checking out my ALTERNATIVE projects with the February Paper Pumpkin Kit!


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Please click on the NEXT button below to continue on the blog hop and see what Candy Ford has in store for you - there's a lot of creativity in this group!



Here's the full list:

  1. Kelly Acheson - YOU ARE HERE



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Tricia Butts

Wonderful project ideas. Love the variety of options with this kit. :)

Susan Tipton

You were out of frame. Couldn't see what you were doing but the pictures show the very cute projects. Thanks for sharing.

Cindy Schuster

Very cute box!

Monika Davis

The stitched shapes are a great addition to this kit for making the cards pop. I love the little box idea too.

Sara Levin

Love your Scalloped Tag Topper Box. It's a perfect way to use the kit!

Jenny Hall

Great alternative projects, Kelly! Thanks for sharing.

Kimberley Morris

I don't normally reach for "pink", but I love the pop of color that Melon Mambo adds to your projects! And I always love little single treat holders, thanks for taking the time to do a video tutorial :-D

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