Craft boxes are specialized boxes of arts and craft. They have been used all away through history as containers for every item you can think about. From tea caddies to food containers and cigarette boxes storage containers for your home, writing boxes with different containing, craft boxes are of good use for everyone. Very often, craft boxes are needed to contain presents for some celebration, birthdays, Christmas, wedding etc.
The most important thing when decorating your box is, first of all the quality of the boxes, and secondly, that you take care to make it appropriate for the celebration. Here are some ideas for decorating your craft boxes when you want to give your loved one a present: Pick what colors you want. Red and white will work well for Valentines day, black and orange for Halloween, red and green for Christmas, etc. It’s your box. You can be as creative or weird as you like. A simple brownish or white paper used for wrapping and a reddish ribbon can be a highly beautiful decoration that looks extremely sophisticated.
Cut out your paper, and arrange it how you want it. It doesn’t have to be a solid color. You can cut lots of shapes to overlap. Choose origami paper, wrapping paper, magazine pages or even greeting cards to decorate it. Cut the paper to cover each side of the box or cut out small pictures or shapes to attach to the painted surface of the box.
Just make sure that you don’t leave any cardboard showing. Ribbons and bows are good too. If the present is for an adult then a different approach is required. Add writing to your box. Stencils make awesome pictures, or even add a sweet message. For a natural look get a few leaves and pick one or two of them to draw around them and carefully cut a stencil. Sprinkle some glitter to an adhesive on to give it a cool touch.
Birthdays and celebrations need some colors to individualize the person. For a child, primary and secondary colors are the best choice. You can accessorize boxes to your particular interest, such as drawing, crochet, painting, jewelry making and beading or you can create a general craft box that has a variety of crafting supplies.
You can also use images such as planes, trains, boats, fairies, princesses, castles, dinosaurs or images from their favorite books to decorate the craft boxes. Keep in mind that you can use have to use good craft boxes to make a good personalization. The craft boxes that you buy also have to be the best quality, in order not to break.