A Very Crafty Holiday – Gift Card Packaging

We’re well into October now and with Christmas just eleven weeks away (!!) it’s a good time to start planning ahead for the impending holiday season. We have an inspiring week of posts planned for you to address a plethora of needs — there’s no time like the present to knock out some holiday crafting!

Chances are some of the people on your holiday gift list want a gift card. But you’re a paper crafter, and you want to make it extra special, right? We’ve got you covered with some fun ideas to make those gift card holders super fun and clever! Let’s take a look at what’s in store for today:

Handmade cards from Stephanie Klauck featuring products from My Favorite Things #mftstamps

Handmade card from Stephanie Klauck featuring products from My Favorite Things #mftstamps

Handmade card from Stephanie Klauck featuring products from My Favorite Things #mftstamps

Handmade card from Stephanie Klauck featuring products from My Favorite Things #mftstamps

Handmade card from Stephanie Klauck featuring products from My Favorite Things #mftstamps

Handmade card from Stephanie Klauck featuring products from My Favorite Things #mftstamps

Today’s Craft – Gift Card Packaging

Join Stephanie today to see how she created these cards perfect for housing gift cards — especially perfect if your recipient is a fan of dogs (or just a fan of cute!)

Watch A Very Crafty Holiday – Gift Card Packaging on YouTube or by playing the embedded video below.

Each day this week during our A Very Crafty Holiday event, we will be giving one lucky person a $50 gift voucher to the My Favorite Things boutique to get you started on your holiday paper crafts!

Here’s how to win:

  • Subscribe to our YouTube Channel.
  • Leave a comment on each day’s A Very Crafty Holiday video.

Deadline to comment is Saturday, October 14th at 10 PM EDT.

All winners will be announced on Monday, October 16, so make sure to check back to see if you are a winner!

We’re wishing you A Very Crafty Holiday!


We have one last bit of business before you dig out your holiday goodies and get to work on your Christmas projects. We’re stunned in the best possible way by the number of people who joined us for our World Card Making Day activities — close to 400 entries in all! Below you’ll find all of our randomly selected challenge winners. Congratulations to you all. Prize vouchers will be sent later today so watch your inboxes closely, winners. Thanks to everyone that participated in WCMD with MFT ❤️

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  • Pat from sd

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    The sentiments are gorgeous and these gift card ideas are super cute.

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  • Ann

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    Super cute gift card ideas! I’m going to give some of these a try!

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  • Krissie

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    These are lovely as I love to give gift cards to teachers each year. Thanks for sharing.

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  • Patty

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    Wow, these are just adorable.

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  • Deepa M.

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    What fun ideas, those holders are just darling. Can’t wait to see all the crafty ideas featured this week!

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  • Tina

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    Love the hand lettered sentiments

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  • Karthikha Uday

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    Congratulations to all the winners 🙂 Great going!
    This is such an adorable beautiful card! So cute 🙂

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  • Susan Burtchell

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    Adorable cards! Can’t wait to try these myself! Thanks for the inspiration!!

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  • Tracy A

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    Adorable gift card holders. Thanks for the tutorial video.

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  • Leigh Penner

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    I’m so excited to be chosen as a winner! Thanks so much!

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  • Arianna Barbara

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    Wow! Adorable cards!!!
    Congratulations to all the winners!!!

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  • Sabrina Radican

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    Both gift card holder are so adorable!!! I just love those dogs!!!

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  • Sue LD

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    Cute gift card holders and congrats to all the winners.

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  • Michele

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    So adorable!!

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  • Peggy

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    Love these gift card holders. I am so glad I ordered these stamps from this release. I have some stamping to do. Stephanie – you do the best videos.

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  • Brittany Fife

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    Omg I can’t believe I won! Anxiously awaiting that voucher code so I can shop!

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  • Cynthia

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    Congrats to the winners! Wish I could have joined more.

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  • Beckie Williams

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    Thank you MFT for a great opportunity to shop!! I love making special gift card holders.

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  • Allison Maree Doidge

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    Very cute cards, a stamp set on my wish list!!! Can’t wait to get a start on my Christmas cards for this year

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  • Angie Hall

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    I follow you on You Tube

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  • Angie Hall

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    Great video for gift card holders. Thanks

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  • Marjorie Dumontier

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    Oh my goodness!! These gift cards holders are so adorable !!

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  • Nicole Rinaldi

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    Thank you so much MFT!

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  • Liz O

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    Congrats to all the winners and thanks MFT for all you share!

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  • Valerie Breingan

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    Congrats winners!!!!!
    These cards are so super cute.I can’t wait to start playing with the oh so cute puppy.

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  • Julie Learned

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    Stephanie, these cards couldn’t be cuter! Love these dog images and thank you for another great tutorial. SO detailed and helpful! LOVE!!

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  • Connie Hobbs

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    These cards are so cute! Love those big bold sentiments.

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  • Angela Murdock

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    Love this idea! I never thought to mask off an image and stamp over it like this! Thank you for the awesome tips as always!

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  • Dee Earnshaw

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    Love the gift card holder – perfect for my daughter’s birthday:)

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  • Dana Kirby

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    Oh my!! I am so excited to see my name listed as a Winner!! Thank you so much for a great weekend of card making!! And for your generous prize, you are the Best!!

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  • Kristi H.

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    What great gift card holders! I love the choices you made, especially for the coffee card. That pop-up is my favorite, but I am adding the die-namics gift card grooves to my wishlist. Congrats to the 2017 World Card Making challenge winners; so excited for you!

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  • Barbara Ghigliotty

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    Congrats to all the winners! Thanks to Stephanie for her gift card ideas…such a fun project!

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  • Cindi Hall

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    I love this video-and who doesn’t give out gift cards at Christmas! Very crafty indeed!

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  • Lagene

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    Awesome projects! I especially love the Pop up card holder idea!

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  • Nancy Ward

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    I am already a YouTube subscriber, and I love these adorable gift card ideas!

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  • Kim Faucher

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    Congrats ladies!!! It was so much fun getting crafty with you!!

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  • Eileen Wassman

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    I’m always looking for different fun ways to attach gift cards. Thank you

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  • Laura J

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    We give a lot of gift cards to our family at Christmas. Love the dies to make openings for holding the gift cards. Genius!

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  • Jan Elmore

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    Shaker cards and gift card cards are my favorite right now. What a cute set of cards for gift giving. Love the look!

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  • Barbara Kohout

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    My Favorite Things is the best. The Dies cut beautifully and are so cute!

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  • Katherinr

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    So cute! I don’t use you tube so I will miss out on the prizes but that is Okay! Love all the inspiration I get!

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  • Marie O

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    Love those adorable puppies. Great gift card ideas. Thanks!

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  • SabineVDK

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    Great gift card holders! Thank you for showing us how they were made!

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  • Marina

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    Omg, these are so beautiful. I love those cute dog images.

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  • ionabunny

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    Congrats to the lucky winners. It was fun playing along. Hugz

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  • Michelle Sullivan

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    Oooh these are FANTASTIC! Love all your details! I dont hand out too many gift cards for Christmas. But, I do regularly throughout the yr for teacher gifts and bdays!

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  • Maaike Uijthoven

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    congrats everyone. fabulous work and neat idea for gift cards. I love that puppy with his round belly

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  • peg langer

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    BRILLIANT! Quick and easy pop up feature.

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    • Dolly

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      How cute! I love the big bold sentiments!
      TFS

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