Embellished Magnet Tin

 

I had a VERY old sucrets tin
(you could also use an altoids tin!)
that my mother in law shared with me
(she knows that I could probably make something out of stuff other people consider junk!)

I painted the outside (a beautiful grayish blueish sea-like color)

 

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added some paper to cover the top and inside

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added some embellishments

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and voila

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inside you could add candy, little gifts, etc.

I made some coordinating magnets (which then cling to the metal box)

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home 006      Fun, fast and  cute…

(my kinda project!)

 

Chat soon -

NORTHERN COTTAGE

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4 comments:

  1. soooo cute! Love the magnets inside too; very clever!

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  2. Adorable - would make great party favors. Don't think I've had a Sucrets tin in years....will be watching the yard sales now! I give my grown-up kids gift cards or money for birthdays and Christmas - this would be the perfect handmade touch to hold those kinds of gifts.

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  3. That's so cute! Do they even make Sucrets tins anymore? They're probably plastic.

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  4. Very pretty! Thank you for linking to my party.

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