Rustic Trinket Box

I was up really early this morning.  Obviously the thought of cleaning more windows was just too exciting! lol!  I had a great time catching up with a few of my blogging friends and finished off a little box that has been knocking about in my craft room for a while.

Originally I was making this to put a bracelet in as a Christmas gift.   As is the  norm I over did the distressing but I quite like it so I am going to keep it to put on my bedside cupboard.

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The stamps used – Crafty Individuals.

Just to share:  If you are looking for decorated boxes check out Epherameras Attic.  Paula makes the most exquisite projects.  Grab a coffee before you visit though. You will be there for a while.

Have a lovely day what ever you are doing.

Best Wishes Florence.

28 comments

  1. Ooh i am so far behind in my commenting and have missed so much of your fabulous work.I love this box. Beautiful stamping and such lovely colours , another Florence masterpiece.

    Marie

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  2. Wow – this is brilliant. I love all those textural paint effects and colours on your box which give it a worn, vintage appeal. Gorgeous. And thank you for taking the time to leave a sweet comment on my blog too. Px

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    • Hi Paul. It was a real treat to find and visit your blog. Thank you for calling in, I didn’t expect a return visit from you, and for your lovely comments. You have made my day.
      Regards Florence x

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    • Hi Cecilia, Hope all is well. Thank you for popping in. Always lovely to hear from you. I think we must have just passed each other in blog land.
      Regards Florence x

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    • Hi Janet. You really have made my day. Always lovely to hear from you. Thank you for stopping by and for your lovely comments. Good luck with the tooth.
      Regards Florence xx

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  3. What a beautiful box, no wonder you want to keep it, I would too, superb stamping and your distressing is perfect. Do I spy a touch of pink on the flowers LOL. I do like this stamp, such a beauty. Thank you for such generous and kind words. XX

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  4. Cleaning windows……..you are such a paragon of virtue………..lol
    Loving your beautiful altered box, love the delicate colours and stamping. Hugs Annette x

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    • Hi Annette. I have been called a lot of things in my life but this is a first! LOL! Lovely to hear from you. Thank you for stopping by and for your very kind words.
      Regards Florence xx

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    • Hi Von. I think the plan will work. I have a list! lol! Great to hear from you. Thank you for stopping by and for your lovely comments.
      Regards Florence x x

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  5. Florence
    The distressing makes it all the more appealing and good for you deciding to keep it all to yourself 🙂
    In total agreement, Paula’s work is astonishingly beautiful.
    Wishes
    Lynne

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  6. Oh window cleaning, you had an early start., but your plan sounds good to me.
    Love your box, its gorgeous.
    Yvonne x

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    • Hi Valerie. Lol! I have a plan! If I can get all my jobs done then I have two whole weeks to craft. Now that sounds better. Hope you approve!!!! By the way I hope I didn’t wake you this morning when I came visiting! Always great to hear from you. Thank you for your visit and lovely comments.
      Regards Florence xx

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