Thursday, 26 July 2007

Gift Box




The Cyrenians in Edinburgh (a charity working with homeless people) have had a good season with the strawberries from their organic farm. Their strawberries are packaged in these cute and environmentally friendly papier mache boxes which I'm now decorating to use as gift boxes.


16 comments:

Brian said...

Not to be gushy, but I really admire you and all your works.

Crafty Green Poet said...

Thanks Brian!

Bee said...

So cute....well done!!

Pattie Mosca said...

Clever way to recycle...not to mention adorable cute!

happydays525 said...

Love it! Kudos to you too for recycling!

carra said...

Sooo cute! :)

platinum blonde said...

great idea & so cute!

Lea Antonio said...

Great idea... wish I thought of it :)

Royce Addington: said...

This is such a wonderful piece that glows with summertime, strawberries, sunshine and laughing children!

Cheryl Finley: said...

How very cheeful...what a creative way to help recycle. And..I bet strawberries would better from your handpainted gift boxes...a feast for the eyes!

Miriam said...

Very cute...I've been fooling around w/ small little pizza boxes that you sometimes get stuff in from pizza places. Lovely idea!

Zhenia said...

Wonderful idea!

Cheryl said...

Wonderful! Anyone would love receiving a gift in one of these, and you're helping the environment as well!

Nicole said...

Great idea ;-)

Deb G said...

lots of fun!

Sigrid said...

Great idea and so cute!