Friday, 18 March 2016

A Little Recycling/Re-Purposing

Just thought I'd share my latest project with you.  I keep my tablets in a little brown box that had a replacement printer head in it and I thought it was time it had a makeover! Well it might as well look good as well as being useful!  I used Deco patch papers and glue, Kraft cs and some other pieces of cs for the mats and die cuts.  The image is 'Spring Birdie' from TEW coloured with a mix of markers and everything had a final coat of deco patch glue before finishing off with some liquid pearls.

I would like to enter this project into the following challenges:
Craft Your Passion #303 ~ Anything Goes 
Crazy Challenge #218 ~ Flowers
Crafting From The Heart #103 ~ Anything Goes
Our Crafty Corner #7 ~ Anything Goes
Not Just Cards #30 March ~ Anything Goes
Inspiration Destination #77 ~ Anything Goes
Craft Rocket #11 ~ Anything Goes
The East Wind #51 ~ Recycle/re-purpose
Creative Fingers #105 ~ Anything Goes
Thanks for stopping by x


  1. This is gorgeous, a fab design and

  2. Your card is very beautiful !
    Thank you for joining us at Craft your passion!
    Good Luck and hope to see you again.
    Bad Kitty's Craftroom

  3. So pinky & pearly! TFS it with Craft Rocket Challenge!

  4. Beautiful card. Thanks for joining us at Our Crafty Corner.

    Deni Xx

  5. What a beautiful makeover you did on this box! I love the paper you covered it with, and the image is so sweet. Thanks for playing along with us at Craft Your Passion. We would love to see you again!
    ~ Bonnie DT

  6. What a great idea! Thanks for joining us at Craft Rocket, Claire DT x

  7. Lovely project, thanks for sharing with Inspiration Destination. Wendy DT x

  8. So cute! Thank you for sharing it with us at Crazy Challenge!

  9. Lovely box, well done! I just don't get the flowers. Unless it's on the DP. For me not very obvious. Thanks for joining us at The Crazy Challenge.

    groetjes, Ellen

  10. What a wonderful way to make a recycled box pretty! I love the papers and embellies you have added. The image is beautifully coloured and framed with the scalloped layers. You've taken a simple box and made it a beautiful piece of art or home decor. Thank you for playing along with out Recycle/Re-purpose Challenge at The East Wind. It's always a treat to visit your blog.

  11. Great idea to repurpose the box! Wonderful that you have shared your great artwork with us here at THE EAST WIND. Good luck hun and do come back again!
    Jackie DT @ THE EAST WIND

  12. Great makeover love the cute image and decopatch--Thank you for joining us at our Crafty Corner
    Carol DT x

  13. Your tabletbox was in a extreme makeover. What a great place to store it now. Thank you for joining the our crafty corner challenge.
    Hugs, Melanie DT


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