I need cardbox ideas NOW!

posted 3 years ago in Decor
Post # 2
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Sugar bee
  • Wedding: July 2015

I love the UP mailbox ones! Super cute and relatively easy I think!

Post # 3
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Bumble bee
  • Wedding: July 2014

We have some concerns about some family members who have sticky fingers, so we wanted something big, closed and that we could lock. I found a wooden chest at micheals, fi cut a hole inthe top and i completely covered it with an obnoxious amount of sparkles. Fi just has toput the latchand get a lock and its all set!


Post # 4
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Honey Beekeeper
  • Wedding: November 1999



I think I recall your reception is at an art gallery. You could use an artist’s paint box on top of an easel and place a picture (?engagement pic) or a sign upright on the easel.

Post # 6
42975 posts
Honey Beekeeper
  • Wedding: November 1999

MsGinkgo:  You could use a locked wooden box. It would still give the impression of an artist’s box.

Post # 7
720 posts
Busy bee
  • Wedding: September 2014

MsGinkgo:  If you Fiance doesn’t go for the “UP” mailboxes ( as he may not see it going with your wedding) maybe he’d go for the mail boxes that some people can reuse for their own home- the same box as the “UP” just decorated differently (not sure where you live/what mail is like etc) but I love the idea of these. I wanted to make one for my wedding but I couldn’t find any in my area as they have all gone to community mail boxes/the ones that attach to the side of the home/mail boxes at the post office. This was my original reference:

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