Anyhow, I did a bit of a different take on this Gold and Silver Challenge over at DYSU Challenge Blog (Do You Stack Up). This can be used as a gift card holder or to hold yummy Christmas candies or whatever you can stuff into the size can you've chosen.
Start with a pop-top can, preferably one with fruit because it cleans up so easily...then, turn it upside down and use a smooth edge can opener to remove the bottom of the can...leaving the pop top in place.
Measure around the can as well as the height of the can and cut a piece of cardstock to fit. Find a fabulous stamp like this Christmas Background from Stampendous. I stamped with Versamark and sprinkled gold and silver alternately down the paper.
Then I attached the stamped cardstock to the can using Beacon Zip Dry adhesive - Love this stuff! -
After you stuff the can (with confetti, gift card, candy, socks, coal...) turn it upside down and glue the bottom, add some ribbon and a cute little tag (Get Socks)...then when the recipient opens the can they have a totally personalized gift...lots more fun than opening an envelope Christmas morning!