Wednesday, April 23, 2014

Mini Hat Boxes

I got this set of pretty papers from Wholeport this month:

Retro Scrapbook Paper
It clearly says in the product description that the paper is 21 X 21 cm, which is only about 8 X 8".  In my head though, for some reason, I was expecting something bigger.  And the whole time I was waiting for it to arrive I was envisioning it all done up using this Silhouette design:

Tutorial HERE

When the paper arrived I immediately realized I had made a mistake in the size but I also noticed that it was the perfect weight for the design, and my heart was still set on making this box so I just shrunk it way down in Silhouette and made it...smaller.

I decided to skip the dividers.

These are the perfect size to give to someone filled with candy or a nice set of earrings or any other small trinkets.  They'd also make lovely storage containers on your dresser or night stand.  Because of the weight of the paper they're pretty sturdy.

They'll come in very handy for Mother's day too!

Wholeport now has all kinds of lovely papers, embellishments, and even stamping supplies.  Check it out in their new Scrapbooking and Stamping & Embossing sections.

*This post is sponsored by Wholeport however no compensation was received other than the products shown and all opinions are my own.


Anonymous said...

These are so pretty!

Eclectic Red Barn said...

Very cute. Sometimes mistakes turn out great.
Have a great week,

Julie's Lifestyle said...

Hi these hat boxes are beautiful that you created! So pretty. I saw it at the pretty wed party.
Julie at Julie's Lifestyle

Anonymous said...

How pretty, and what a nice way to store things!

Donna Wilkes said...

Beautiful paper. The boxes would be lovely gifts - if I could part with them!

Carolyn said...

Thank you so much for sharing your beautiful project on The Inspiration Board at homework. You were featured in the spotlight on Friday.
carolyn ~ homework


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