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Saturday, October 11, 2014

I'll be keeping an eye on you

It's the season for making goodie bags! I make treat bags for my kids' classmates every Halloween and this year will not be any different. I usually include all kinds of candies (of course!) and stuff that they can use, like pencils, erasers and stickers. Ever since I bought my button maker, I have been adding buttons to the treat bags too.(Click HERE to read about my button maker if you had missed that post.).

pin-back buttons

LD's circular-shaped graphics are the best images to use with my 1" button template (you can find the free template download HERE ) so I was thrilled when I saw their Monster Eyes. Even though the set includes 10 different designs, I picked only 1 graphic to make the buttons. I've learned from past button-giveaways that making too many different-looking buttons may not necessarily be a good thing. ("I like the design on your button better. Gimme!" Oy!)

I also thought it would be fun to attach each button to a card so I used print-and-cut to make some.

Each card is the size of a credit card and I designed it so that the 1" button fit nicely on it.

If you do not have a button maker, you can use the Monster Eyes as suggested on the LD page. Just cut them out and stick them on the bottom of a candy (Reese's Peanut Butter Cups or Hershey's Kisses work great!). Either way, the kids will get a kick out of these monster eyes.


Files used:
Monster Eyes graphic set - free until Sunday (Oct 12) night.
LD Newborn Vampire font


  1. I love your card. Can you please share how you made it.

  2. so cool!! gonna make some of these

  3. SOOOOO Cute! How are you sticking the eye to the card?

    1. I wanna know that too... :P Super cute favor!