Wednesday, March 12, 2014

Moving Along With The Times - Make a Box and Decorate it..


Time for Team B at MAWTT this week.

This week Karina is our hostess and her challenge is -

Make a box and decorate it

I am at home with my parents in the UK and so this is the first time I have done a MAWTT post from my homeland..needless to say I did make the box before I left!

It foxed me a bit at first, but I looked through my Silhouette library and came up with a matchbox template.

I cut it out of American Crafts paper and assembled it, which was much easier than expected, as the Silhouette scores it all for you.

I added some spotty ribbon also by American Crafts and a precious WHSmith flower/brad - voila! Box complete.

I am going to use it to give a friend earrings for her birthday.

Here is another view for you -

Inspired? Well pop on over the MAWTT and see what amazing boxes Team B have created..mine is simple town compared to what the ladies have been up to!



  1. Hi Claire, this is a gorgeous box, love how you've decorated it - hope you're having a good time at home with mum & dad, Carole Z xx

  2. Ah this is brill, what a fab wee box and perfect for your friends gift, Hope you are enjoying being back in the UK, Love Hazelxox

  3. It might be simple but it still looks gorgeous. I love the bright colours. Hazel L. x

  4. Thanks Ladies, I am having a lovely time back in the UK, sad that we are heading home tomorrow. Cx

  5. Gorgeous box Claire, I love the bright colors and fabulous layered flowers!
    Hugs, Tammy

  6. Ooh your box is gorgoeus Claire!! what a fab design! I love the pretty paper and scrummy flower!! :-)
    Hope you enjoyed your time in UK....have a lovely weekend!
    Big hugs
    Sue xx

  7. Gorgeous little box Claire.

    Susan x


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