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A Year of Celebrations Blog Hop: Halloween

InKing Royalty Blog Hop: Halloween

Welcome to InKing Royalty’s August Blog Hop! During this year’s blog hops, we are enjoying a year of celebrations. This month’s projects celebrate Welcome to InKing Royalty’s September Blog Hop! During this year’s blog hops, we are enjoying a year of celebrations. This month’s projects are all about Halloween. Prepare yourself for wonderful mix of spooky, scary and sweet. We are excited to share our creations with you today! After you read my post, I hope you’ll hop over to the next person on the list at the base of this post.

Halloween DIY Candy Tins

Rectangle tins are a fun and simple way to upgrade your treat game. I packaged these Halloween treats with the Magic in this Night Suite Collection.

The gothic designs and sophisticated grunge patterns lend to the mystique of Halloween night. It truly is a magical collection.

I created a band with the black bat pattern and wrapped that with 1-1/2″ Metallic Mesh Ribbon. This ribbon has a cobweb look, but like other Stampin’ Up! ribbons, it’s a joy to work with and easy to handle.

There is Magic in this Night

The sentiment was embossed in white on a Pretty Peacock pattern and the frame was die cut. I embossed the bats with clear embossing powder over Basic Black cardstock and die cut them.

Candy tins you can customize.

An added bonus when the belly band is removed is the surprise message hidden underneath. Did you know you could emboss directly on these tins? You’ll need a little patience and a light, steady touch because the surface is slippery when stamped, but the results are worth it.


Blog Hop Lineup

Thank you for stopping by today.  I hope you’ll hop along to the next stop on the blog hop, Julie DiMatteo at The Paper Pixie. There’s lots of inspiration to be found in this group – and you don’t want to miss it!

  1. Brian King at Stamp with Brian
  2. Candy Ford at Stamp Candy
  3. Ann Murray at Murray Stamps Ink
  4. Sue Jackson at Just Peachy Stamping
  5. Jackie Beers at Blue Line Stamping
  6. Rachel Brumley at Artistic Designs by Rachel
  7. Sheryl Sharp at Sharp Notes by Sheryl
  8. Shawn de Oliveira at Shawn Stamps
  9. Julie DiMatteo at The Paper Pixie
  10. Pam Morris at Tap Tap Stamp
  11. Lynn Kolcun at Avery’s Owlery
  12. Sheryl Abernathy at Elegant Sentiments
  13. Linda Krueger at The Stamp Coach
  14. Joanne Brown at The Inky Dragon

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11 Comments

  • Reply jellybeanerz

    VERY Cool tin! I didn’t know one could emboss right on them!

    September 21, 2020 at 2:59 pm
  • Reply Candy Ford

    This is spectacular, Shawn! Those bats have so much texture! And the embossing on the tin is brilliant!

    September 17, 2020 at 4:39 am
  • Reply Pam Morris

    Love everything about this. The gothy feel real. So much fun to see the embossing reveal on your tin! You never disappoint.

    September 16, 2020 at 11:17 pm
  • Reply Joanne

    Shawn, that embossing ON the tin is genius!! The whole project is beautiful, I absolutely ADORE those lacy bats!!!!

    September 16, 2020 at 9:29 pm
  • Reply Robbye Hamilton

    What a really beautiful treat container. Great job Shawn.

    September 16, 2020 at 2:06 pm
  • Reply Ann Murray

    Shut the door! I did not know you could emboss the tin. WOWzer. Great little tin project.

    September 16, 2020 at 12:52 pm
  • Reply Sheryl Abernathy

    Oh my goodness Shawn! I never imagined I could emboss on tin. You band is fantastic. Absolute perfection. Love it!

    September 16, 2020 at 12:16 pm
  • Reply Sheryl E Sharp

    That mesh ribbon is just so perfect for Halloween!

    September 16, 2020 at 12:11 pm
  • Reply Linda Krueger

    Shawn – I always open your posts with anticipation to see what you have created, and today I am thrilled, as usual with what you made. The colors are gorgeous, and the texture is great, and the embossed tin is remarkable – brilliant! Thanks for sharing your art with us.

    September 16, 2020 at 9:26 am
  • Reply Brian King

    I was going to make something with these tins – until I realized I didn’t order them (got two sets of the round tins, instead). After seeing your project, I’m glad I didn’t. This is incredible – but the embossed tin is perfection! Love it! So glad you hopped with us, Shawn!

    September 16, 2020 at 8:11 am
  • Reply Jackie Beers

    You never fail to surprise! Your belly band is adorable. But the embossing on the tin is unique and unexpected! It is just perfect.

    September 16, 2020 at 6:32 am
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