Shimmering Valentine Gift Boxes
Print Project

Shimmering Valentine Gift Boxes

Author: Amanda Fornaro

Supplies

  • Dazzling Metallics Rich Espresso
  • Dazzling Metallics Festive Red
  • DecoArt Decoupage
  • Embossed paper mache boxes round and heart shaped
  • Fancy scrapbook paper
  • Buttons
  • Ribbon

Instructions

  • Paint the outside of the heart shaped box with Festive Red Dazzling Metallics. Paint the outside of the round box with Rich Espresso Dazzling Metallics.
  • Place scrapbook paper upside down and use the lid of your box to trace a pattern with a pencil.
  • Cut the patterns out of the paper, then trim the edges of your paper to remove about 1/8” all the way around.
  • Apply a coat of Americana Decoupage to the back of the paper using a flat paintbrush. Press the paper onto the painted box lid.
  • Thread ribbon into the holes of the button and tie into a bow.
  • Use a hot glue gun to attach the button to the lid of the box.
  • Fill with candy or trinkets.