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« on: October 05, 2007 02:59:16 AM »

Game Night Hostess Serving Tray.
 I used ALL the pieces including the original box top, bottom, and inside cardboard. Saturday's are game night at my house. I thought this would be a novel way to serve snacks and drinks to guests. When the evening is over, everything is tucked away in it's own box for next time.
 I intend to use this set on Saturday! This could be the beginning of a New, family tradition. Who would have thought that an old game could become so useful the second time around!
The box top, (cover/additional tray), is covered with original game rules and "Interesting Facts' sheet found in the old editions of this game. The board was cut to form the tray. The bowls are paper mache covered with "money". The coasters are made from the 8 leftover property cards and rolled "money." I also used rolled "money" to finish the top and bottom edge's of the serving tray.
Cover (doubles as another tray)
Inside Cover

Tray, Snack Bowls, Coasters                     

Storage position
Empty Tray
Snack Bowl One                                     

Snack Bowl Two
 8 Coasters                                               

Close up of coaster

Tokens placed in corner of tray

Dice hold snack bowl in place

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« Reply #1 on: October 05, 2007 06:31:33 AM »

Hey,  reported your trouble to the moderator, hopefully you can get it sorted out.
Your project sounds really cool!

Wow! The pictures are awesome!  Great Job!
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« Reply #2 on: October 05, 2007 08:20:03 AM »

I'd really like to see these pictures when you get them up.  What a great idea!

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« Reply #3 on: October 05, 2007 08:20:38 AM »

Hey all!  Thanks for all the reports & such.  We're fixing her up now... Smiley

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« Reply #4 on: October 05, 2007 04:27:44 PM »

Worth the wait for the pics!  Such a clever idea and so useful!
« Reply #5 on: October 05, 2007 04:34:03 PM »

That is so great!! M mom in law has a game night with her family. I am inspired for a Christas present now!!

« Reply #6 on: October 05, 2007 06:07:52 PM »

I love the bowls!

« Reply #7 on: October 06, 2007 07:35:07 AM »

I just wanted to thank all of you who helped me to get my pictures posted in time for the challenge!

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« Reply #8 on: October 06, 2007 09:39:44 AM »

wow, this is really cute!  i could totally imagine game night with a monopoly-bowl full of popcorn!  well done! 

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« Reply #9 on: October 07, 2007 06:55:15 PM »

will the coaster get ruined when u use them?
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