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Spooky Treat Bag Topper

Sep 12, 2019 Jessica Frost-Ballas

Good morning! Jess here with a fun and different way to use the new Spider Web Window Fancy Die: as a topper for a Halloween treat bag!

I started by die-cutting the Spider Web Window Fancy Die from black glitter cardstock. Then I clipped off the frame and die-cut it separately from Pitch Black Hero Hues cardstock. I scored both pieces down the center and then used Precision Glue to adhere them together.

Next I die-cut the little spider from the Curiosities Silhouette Fancy Dies set three times with Cherry Hero Hues Cardstock and once from Pitch Black Hero Hues Cardstock. I layered them together at a slight offset and adhered them together with Precision Glue so the red peeks through just a little. I fussy-cut a little hourglass from Cherry Hero Hues Cardstock and adhered it to the spider's back.  Then I used a foam dot to pop it up on the spider web. Then I simply applied a little adhesive to the back of the spider web and adhered it to a treat bag filled with my favorite Halloween snack: candy corn and dry-roasted peanuts!  Depending on the angle you're looking at the bag the little spider almost disappears but you definitely notice him when your hand brushes over him...just a spooky little surprise! ;) 

Thanks so much for stopping by and have a wonderful day!

7 Responses

Heidi

Heidi

September 19, 2020

chuckles hello Jess :-) Seems like I am following you everywhere hehe I am definitely NOT stalking you, don’t be afraid. Anyway, when I saw your little spider, I thought, how appropriate for Australian’s as we have the famous red backed spider that lives here. Anyway, super fun idea. Thanks again … Heidi :-)

Debby Willis

Debby Willis

September 28, 2019

What A cleaver idea! Thanks for sharing, my grandkids will have a ball helping me make some of these!

Kirsty

Kirsty

September 13, 2019

I love this, so fun!
Henriétte

Henriétte

September 12, 2019

Stunning bag topper Jessica, I love it! Thank you for your inspiration.

Marie Siler

Marie Siler

September 12, 2019

Love this idea. Looks wonderful and fun, even with the spider!

Bonnie Reyes

Bonnie Reyes

September 12, 2019

This is an innovative topper!

Karthikha Uday

Karthikha Uday

September 12, 2019

Creative idea :) Love the red offset for the spider!

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