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« on: August 10, 2004 08:14:55 PM »

Supplies:

Cardboard Craft Box (walmart 1.98)
 Bright Magenta Craft paint (.47)
rainbow Ribbon - one yard(.57 yd)
Bright Daisy- (.50 dollar store)
Elmer's Glue

First I painted the box magenta.  I put on 3 coats, just to get it the right shade of pink.  I used a sponge paint brush so it went on very smooth.  Since I painted it with a sponge it dried very quickly

Then I lined the top and bottom with the rainbow ribbon, gluing it as I went.  Then allowed that to dry

Finally I cut off the stem of the gerber daisy and guled the daisy on the top

Voila!  A beautiful box Cheesy





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« Reply #1 on: August 10, 2004 08:19:12 PM »

very cute...i'm not a huge fan of pink, but the more cute things i see on this website that are pink, the more i start to like it...  Smiley
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« Reply #2 on: August 10, 2004 08:21:02 PM »

<img src="http://img.photobucket.com/albums/v91/rainbowgrl07/daisybox1.jpg">
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« Reply #3 on: August 11, 2004 04:28:13 AM »

That is really cute! You can make all different colors according to the colors of the daisies.
Nice job.
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« Reply #4 on: August 11, 2004 09:59:29 AM »

Very cute box. Made me remember an idea I had years ago to make a daisy box for an engagement present... painting it light yellow, and gluing white silk daisies on the lid, with a few loose petals. Around the side of the lid or the side of the box, I wanted to write, "He loves me. He loves me. He loves me."

I have two friends who just got engaged... hmm, better get cracking.
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