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« on: April 11, 2018 11:24:59 PM »

I have a ton of old music magazines from the early 2000's when I used to subscribe to Spin and Alternative Press that I've just been holding onto. I finally decided to go through them and make some use out of the articles:








The lid on the last box was dinged so I added images inside too.
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« Reply #1 on: April 12, 2018 08:11:34 AM »

What a great use of old magazines! What will you keep in your awesome new boxes?
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« Reply #2 on: April 12, 2018 08:21:23 AM »

Cool! My kids would love this.
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« Reply #3 on: April 12, 2018 11:29:17 AM »

That's a great use for old magazines.  Those boxes definitely look high-end now!  This project kind of makes me regret putting out a huge stack of my mags for recycling Tuesday morning . . .
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« Reply #4 on: April 12, 2018 01:04:22 PM »

Super fun use of old mags!
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« Reply #5 on: April 12, 2018 01:34:31 PM »

What a great use of old magazines! What will you keep in your awesome new boxes?

These ones I put up in my Etsy shop, I have one that I made myself years ago that I keep photos in.
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« Reply #6 on: April 18, 2018 01:45:36 PM »

These are really neat!  Do you do a lot of decoupage of wood?  I did one on the sliding cover of a box, but the cover warped and was unusable.
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« Reply #7 on: April 20, 2018 03:13:29 AM »

Only one of the boxes I did was wood and I noticed that it definitely bubbled more than the others. It could be because I coated it with acrylic glitter paint before Mod Podge because the Tegan & Sara box didn't bubble at all. It is much easier to find cardboard boxes than wooden boxes. This one I happened upon at a thrift store.
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