Posts Tagged ‘Mirkwood Designs’

Matchbox Twist

This week’s 3D Challenge over at Paper Craft Planet, 3D59,  is from Adela with a Twist on the Matchbox.  I used a template from Ruthannzaroff Mirkwood Designs for the inside matchboxes.  Check out the fun interpretations of matchboxes here in Paper Craft Planet’s 3d59 Gallery.

The only difference I did to the template was to angle the edges of the tab, because I found that it folded over more cleanly that way.

Throw on some super sticky tape.

Now for the outside I used the K & Company Que Sera Sera Mat Pack again.



Fold over around the two Matchboxes that have been sticky-taped together.

Trim it down a bit.

Cut down

For a different twist for edging, I used Tim Holtz Grunge Board.

… coloured with Color Box Ink.

I cut a slit in the back for the ribbon to run through.

and Bob’s Yur Uncle.

Hmmm maybe to hold earrings?  Something small.  Liam is suggesting a Hot Wheels car.  LOL Serves me right for asking him.

That’s all.

Oh here’s the back …