Thursday, 28 February 2013

Pretty altered Box

Hi all
I have been enjoying myself altering old boxes i have picked up from charity shops and have made this using J'adore papers from first edition by trimcraft...The top was made using a labels die,an anja's die from marianne designs,rolled flower dies and swirls dies from memory box.ribbon and pearls are from meiflower crafts who has a FREE shipping offer on at the moment if you spend over  £10.00 .

challenges entered
Lexi's Creations monochromatic
The Pink Elephant Monday Card Challenge anything goes
613 Avenue Create anything goes, pile it on
Gingerloft ribbon and bows
Robyn`s Fetish use ribbon or twine
A Gem of a Challenge add a bow
Daisy Doodles anything goes
Crafts and Me  dies/punches
Stamp n Doodle  2 different punches/dies
Crafty Cardmakers [c15] flowers as main focus
Hotshot Crafts anything but a card


  1. Stunning up-cycling, really beautiful. Many thanks for joining us at Ginger Loft in our Ribbon & Bow challenge Txx

  2. Very lovely and such a great gift it could be. Love it and the wonderful spring green colour. Thanks for playing with us over at CCM this time and taking part in my blooming challenge.
    Love n hugs

  3. Lovely, lovely altered box. What you put in it has to be just as lovely! So glad you shared it with us at 613 Avenue Create!

  4. Wow this is so pretty, what did it look like before? Bet it wasn't nearly as nice. Jx

  5. Wow this is so pretty, what did it look like before? Bet it wasn't nearly as nice. Jx

  6. love the colour and shape well done an thank you for joining us a Robyns Fetish challenge

  7. Absolutely Stunning!!! Thanks for playing in our neighborhood at 613 Avenue Create. We look forward to seeing you again.
    Hugs ~

  8. What a fabulous creation Tracey. Thank you for joining us at AGOAC.
    Debbie x

  9. Very pretty. Thank you for stopping by the neighborhood and visiting us at 613 Avenue Create. Hope to see you again real soon.

    DT Member

  10. How beautiful - that die is to die for! Thanks for sharing again with Gingerloft challenges

  11. It's beautiful Tracey!! And so is your latest Christmas card too. I just popped in for my fix of your creativity.
    Lisa xx

  12. Wow, love your box and the top of the box with all the things you incorporated in there were all wonderful! Fantastic work! Thanks for playing along with us at our Neighborhood---613 Avenue Create! God bless, always!

    JO ANN

  13. What a beautiful creation! I love the colors and gorgeous roses that adorn your altered box. Thank you so much for joining us at Crafts and Me for our Dies and Punches challenge. We hope you continue to play along with us! Hugs, xxx Ann Marie

  14. Such a beautiful creation! Thanks for playing along at Crafty Cardmakers. Good luck! Sharon x


thank you so much for taking the time to comment,i really do appreciate them ,i will pop over and have a visit with you as often as possible.
tracey x x