Do you fancy making your own boxes? Of course you can get one out of business. However, it is so much more fun to fold a box yourself. We help with instructions and ideas in pictures.
Do you want to make boxes?
A box is used on many occasions. For Christmas hide beautiful gifts in it , for Valentine’s Day – love letters. In the box, the small items can be organized. You can also fill the box with sweets. Follow our instructions to do something practical yourself.
The perfect gift in a homemade box
Valentine’s Day is coming soon! Surprise your partner with this romantic box. Who does not enjoy a few sweets presented with love?
Nesting boxes for Valentine’s Day
Everything you need.
- A little box
- 6 matchboxes
- little pink sweets
- Trailer with congratulations
Pink candies in a box
- First, take the matchboxes and remove the doilies.
- Then put the little boxes in the bigger one.
- Fill with little pink candies. The shape of hearts is preferable.
- Finally decorate with the bow and the pendant.
- It’s that easy!
Gifts for the loved ones
The finished box
If you want to organize the small items beautifully, this idea is just for you. These pretty tiny boxes may contain nail polish bottles, staples and other. In this way you help to make the boring transparent boxes unique.
- white dye
- small transparent box
Everything you need to make a box!
First, take the doily and apply three coats of dye or as much as needed to be no longer translucent. Let it dry!
Making boxes: first step
In the middle, attach the pompom with the glue. Press the pompon for a few minutes to hold it in place before the glue dries.
Attach the pompon!
The end product should look like this! Of course you use pompons that you can get. If you want to complete the project yourself, you can make pompoms.
The finished box for nail polish vials
So you have practical boxes that have many applications. These look very chic.
Organize your small items!
The DIY boxes we present now can be used for both small gifts and Christmas decorations. Everything you need:
- Dye and brush
Boxing for Christmas
What are you doing:
- First download a template for Christmas tree decoration.
- Second, print them out.
- Then enlarge the template with 1 cm. Also print the larger template for the lid.
- Transfer the originals to cardboard and cut them out.
- Craft the edges of the box by cutting out a cardboard strip of two inches.
- Measure how long the patrol must be and fix with hot glue.
- Dye and decorate as desired. We have conjured up our decoration with Malerkrepp.
Enjoy our other creative ideas!
Our team still has a great idea: a box like a piece of cake full of sweets. The useful things are:
- pink and white paper
- hot glue
- yellow crepe paper
- drinking straw
Make box like a piece of cake yourself!
You need yellow crepe paper and a drinking straw to make the candle. The task is done in a few steps. First, shorten the drinking straw. Second, fold the paper to resemble a flame. Third, secure the two parts with hot glue.
Download a template for the piece. Then shape so that a triangle and three rectangles are created.
Glue all sides together, but leave out a hole for the sweets.
To make sure your cake has two cake bottoms, stick two white stripes on each side. So you have a perfect piece.
Then decorate the cake and put the candle on it. The final product should look something like this.
To complete the surprise, fill the cake with sweets. Now it is suitable as a gift for children’s birthday.
Prepare joy with DIY boxes!
Now we introduce you how to decorate a ring box yourself. Everything useful:
- two simple ring boxes
- Decorative elements
First, take a glass bead necklace and glue the small pieces to the edges of the box. Second, attach a small heart figure in the middle. Just stick a yellow paper rose on the other box. So you have storage boxes for your rings or a great gift for girlfriend.
Boxes for cake
Boxing for Easter
An original for folding
Packaging for the wedding gift
Have fun crafting!