I said that I wouldn’t give out candy this Valentine’s Day. I’m sticking to my guns on that one. Lucky for you and me, champagne is not in the “candy” category. It is in the “delicious & awesome” category. Turns out that champagne is also in the “perfect Valentine’s day gift” category
For today’s CASE Study Challenge, we are revisiting this gift ensemble that I made back in August.
When I created this original ensemble, I was inspired to use the Clear and Simple Stamps Bottle Tag die in a different way. With that in mind, I created today’s ensemble which…if you ask me…is tons more fun!
How fun would it be to pass out splits of champagne as Valentine’s day favors…for the 21 and up crowd only, of course! To add some V-Day flare to my bottle, I created a miniature bottle tag by simple die cutting a circle into a strip of cardstock.
The coordinating card seemed too perfect to pass up. See those heart bubbles?! I sort of love those.
Now if you really wanna show out and make this gift ensemble special – add a little package of crackers and cheese! I found some mini containers of brie at the grocery and thought they were the perfect pairing for this project! I wrapped the brie and crackers in some cellophane, then finished it off with some festive twine.
And when it’s time to sip your champy…break out a stripey straw. I can promise you this…stripey straws make champagne taste better, not to mention, you look way cool.
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23 thoughts on “CASE Study: A Grown Up Valentine’s Day”
This is so lovely! 🙂
I’ve made similar tags as this for our wedding favors – which was wine we served st the reception. It had our name and date on it.
It wasn’t as cute and adorable as yours, but it was nice. 🙂
Perfect for a little celebration for two, not too posh but with lots of flair none the less! I should say that I *love* that twine too… eeek!
Hm, my BF doesn’t drink any alcohol at all, so it’ll be Almdudler and chocolate then on our anniversary. Thanks for the tip!
Beautiful! This is the kind of Valentine I want…champagne and cheese, can’t get much better!
Awesome inspiration Amber~beautifully presented.
What a fantastic idea! You just saved my Valentines Day! 🙂 I told my husband I wasn’t buying any more candy – we have enough in the house. I’ve been trying to think of something else to do and here it is. He loves champagne (sparkling wine) so this is perfect! Thank you for sharing your creativity!
Darling. Not a word I use often but in this case it fits.
These are SO cute! I look forward to meeting you at Alt!! 🙂
What a darling gift idea. Love the straw. Thanks!
Have a friend buying a new house, and this would make an awesome housewarming gift next month. Thanks, Amber!
Stunning – love this project 🙂
Not sure if you forgot….but there was never a winner posted for the Paper Crafts Blog Hop post you made on January 11. It was a fun hop, but I’d love to know who the winner was!
Love your Valentine’s Day project, Amber…as always, it is just beautiful and absolutely perfect!!!
As always love your creativity. Great ideas. Enjoy your weekend and your conference next week.
Oh, Amber, You are so much fun. I feel like a broken record. I love your energy and your humor. I don’t have much opportunity for champagne, but next time I want a stripey straw. That just put a huge smile on my face. I’m sitting here waiting for my daughter, to pick up our baby. I’m listening to the radio in the cold and keep restarting my engine. LOL Flitting around the net and thinking about Valentine’s projects. I love your new blog style. I loved your style before. Your photos look like pages from a fabulous magazine. Thank You for your fun inspirations and a Smile everytime I visit, which makes my day. =D
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