Recently I shared one of my favorite Stampin’ Up! kits, Light the Candles. Today I have an alternative idea you can make using the contents from the kit.
This sweet treat would be great for a coworkers birthday, teacher, hairdresser, or anyone you just want to give a little something for their birthday. I love how the cake in the kit is perfect for gifting the mug cake mix. And if you want to step it up even more, you can give a mug with it!
To make the holder for the mug cake mix, I sealed an envelope then used my paper trimmer to cut off 1/8″ along one side. This side becomes the top of the holder. Next, punch a hole to thread the ribbon through, add your pouch mix, and tie a bow at the top with some twine. You just pull the ribbon up to reveal what’s inside. (I have made these in the past using DSP to wrap candy bars.)
I used the contents from the kit to decorate the front of the envelope. I cut a card base in 1/2 to create a mini card to insert with the mug cake. The sentiment is from a retired set, Party with Cake, and is perfect for this gift. This is an easy treat to make and I’m sure the recipient will love it!.
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2 thoughts on “A Sweet Treat Alternative with Light The Candles Kit”
Cute idea for a birthday card!! Yummy!
Thanks Dee Ann!