Thursday, November 1

Gift Box

This month at SPARK YOUR CREATIVITY is again {anything goes}
Here's what I created. I love recycling! I used a burger box I got a Wendy's and covered it and ,voila, I had a cute gift box!
 
 
 This is the box.
 
I carefully opened it up.
 
 I covered it with glue.
 
I laid it on top of the paper and rolled it with a brayer.
 
 Then I let it dry thoroughly and cut it out.
 
I put it back together and this is what it looked like.
 
I decorated the box and added a gift.


Check out the challenge and play along.
There's a prize being offered-a mini clothespin banner kit from Pin and Tack Handcrafted Designs.

Challenges:
~Unstampabelles-recycle or repurpose
~Kenny K's-anything but a card
~Crafty Boots-tag
~Anything Goes-anything goes
~Party Time Tuesdays-anything goes
~Through the Craft Room Door-anything goes
~Twisted Tuesday-anything goes
~Decorate to Celebrate-something for a surprise party
~Fab N Funky-diecuts and punches
~My Mum's Craft Shop-bold and bright
 
(¨`•.•´¨) Hugs
  `•.¸(¨`•.•´¨) from the
(¨`•.•´¨)¸.•´ Heart
 `•.¸.•´ ~DEANNE~
. . . psst, don't forget to check out my {PIN}spirational Challenge Blog !

27 comments:

Amy said...

What a sweet idea (and I'm always a fan of upcycling!!)... Love that you shared how you did it (I need a brayer now!!)...

Thanks so much for decorating your celebrations at the Decorate To Celebrate! Challenge Blog!

BIG HUGS,
Amy :) at www.lovetocrop.com
and Decorate To Celebrate!

Sarah C said...

Wow!! What a great idea and take on recycling. Love it! Super cute papers, too :-) Thanks so much for playing at the Unstampabelles Challenge!

Karons Krafty Korner said...

Deanne - this is such a fabulous gift idea. I love how you take apart the box and totally remake it. TFS

Cathy (aka CrafteeCC) said...

what a great recycling idea ;-) thanks for joining in UnstampaBelles challenge this month.

Pat K said...

Great gift box Deanne - you'd never know it was a Wendy's box originally. Very creative and thanks for the tutorial.

Thanks also for joining us at Fab n Funky this week and good luck. hugs,

Penny said...

What a fun idea for recycling! I love how you covered the box with such cute papers! Great embellies, too! Thank you for sharing this idea with us at TTCRD. Hope to see you again next week! :^)
Hugs, Penny

Anonymous said...

I love your gift box Deanne!
Very pretty and eco friendly :)
Hatty xxxx

Tracie said...

What a great idea. Very cute. Thanks for playing with us at Twisted Tuesday Challenges.

Steph said...

What a fab bit of recycling!! A great little gift box- so pretty! Thanks for joining us at KK Challenge this week, hope to see you again soon! x

Kami-koneko said...

that's a really wonderful idea! Super!!

thanks for joining KennyK's!
-Laila

Dee's Craft Room said...

Your gift box and tag are very inventive and wonderful colours.

Thank you for sharing your work with all of us at Crafty Boots Challenges.

Dionne

catherine said...

This is perect for our challenge over at MMCS this week. Thanks for joining in and hope to see you again
x catherine

Merry said...

Wonderful recycling and thanks for sharing how you glued the box to the paper....I must remember to use my brayer. Thanks for joining in at Unstampabelles.

Susan Hogan said...

How clever - I never think of things like that! Well done - love the tip about gluing the box and brayering it to the paper. Thanks for joining in the challenge at Unstampabelles this month.

Tanya said...

Fab gift box, and kudos for the recycling :D I love the paper and the bright colours.

Thanks for joining us at MMCS Challenge Blog :)

Tanya xx

crafty amy said...

This is such a great project! Sadly to win a prize at Kenny K's Krafty Krew you would need to have a used a Kenny K image but we still love to see what you do.

Huge hugs

Amy xx

Rhonda Emery said...

really great project thank you for joining us at decorate to celebrate. hugs

Melina said...

how cute! thanks for the tutorial! thanks for playing at Twisted Tuesdays :)

Shari Nelson said...

Great idea! I've also wanted to do this with several packages that I get either at the stores or restaurants. Nice job.
Thanks for joining us at Twisted Tuesday!
Shari Nelson DT

Norma said...

WOW! such a beautiful project and a great gift for someone!! Thanks for the tutorial and Thank you for joining us over at Decorate to Celebrate!
Hugs,
Norma

Steph said...

Such a great gift idea! Thanks so much for joining us at Anything Goes this week, hope to see you again soon! x

Lisa said...

This is so awesome!! What a great upcycle of a Wendy's box!! The paper is fabulous!! Thanks so much for playing along at Decorate to Celebrate!!

Lisa
A Mermaid's Crafts
Decorate to Celebrate DT

Minxy said...

A super bit of recycling, it looks amazing
Hugz Minxy

Judy said...

Very beautiful project! Thank you for joining us at Decorate To Celebrate.

Gaynor said...

Really pretty project, love your design, many thanks for joining our challenge at Anything goes, Gaynor x

Sherrie K. said...

What a great little gift box! Awesome design!
Sherrie K
http://sherriescraps.blogspot.com

Sherrie K. said...

Congrats on your win at DTC!!! Woot-woot!!
Sherrie K
http://sherriescraps.blogspot.com

Total Page Views

Ha! April giving birth to Taj!!...and she's pregnant again!!!!!

Ha! April giving birth to Taj!!...and she's pregnant again!!!!!
April 15,2017