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Monday, 24 February 2014

Little Boxes at Artful Times CH 49





Hello and I am feeling good today it has been a lovely spring day 
and me and the diamond have been out to the seaside for a lovely walk along the prom and then lunch 
I know I spoil him :) well it is his birthday today :)

Over at Artful Times they have all box mad and made some wonderful examples for us.
Now I just love decorating boxes so I couldn't pass this up hence 2 boxes

I  painted the heart shape box with gold inside and out 
then cut out the paper and distressed and inked the edge
sprayed the paper flowers to colour
and mounted on a simple black paper circle 
punched a tag and distressed the edges again
I wanted this box to be suitable for a man to pop his present inside :)

I then just had to go all girlie and covered the square box with this gorgeous paper 
inside and out, I then rubbed chalk ink around all the edges
added a die cut corner and a made flower.

Thank you for visiting my blog and leaving comments I very much appreciate it.

Hugs have a great week.
Sandra X



8 comments:

Margie said...

Hi Sandra and thanks for popping in to see me and leaving a sweet comment. I love both of your boxes but of course my favourite has to be the gorgeous girly one! Margie

butterfly said...

They're both lovely, Sandra - gorgeous papers on the second, and I love the little flower trio on the heart shaped one.
Alison x

chrissies said...

Sounds like you had a great day out Sandra

Love the boxes you made and both quite different.

Thanks for joining in at Artful Times for the box challenge

Love Chrissie xx

Von said...

Two beautiful boxes Sandra and as Alison says gorgeous papers :)
Thank you for sharing them at Artful Times
Von ♥

Nelle said...

I think the heart box is very nice but my fav is the second box, soft colours and pretty papers. Just so very pretty. A perfect choice.
Nelle xx

Marina said...

Two really pretty boxes - what a great job.

Craftyfield said...

Love how you finished the second box with the embellishments.

Paula Whittaker said...

2 very pretty boxes.