Decorated Pillow Boxes

 

Directions

RED PILLOW BOX AX-2:  Tsuru Sealed Pillow Box

Ingredients

1. Pillow Box AX-2 Red: 30110233

2. Gift Stickers Gold Crane: 30051464

3. Stretch Cord Gold: 30126377

Instructions:

1. Fold box and put sticker in front/center.

2. Cut two 24" strands of stretch cord. These strands will be doubled up for the remainder of the instructions.

3. Place the cord over the front of box. The cord will go across the shorter length of box.

4. Wrap the cord around to the back of box. Twist the strands and wrap them around the longer ends of the box so they come around to the front of the box.

5. Stretch the cord so it is tight. Tie your bow while the cord is still taut. Adjust the placement of the cord so the bow appears above the top corner of the sticker.

 

GOLD PILLOW BOX AX-4: Boutique Gold Pillow Box

Ingredients

1. Pillow Box AX-4 Gold: 30110247

2. Doilies (4.5 inch): 77430496

3. Double stick tape 1/4": 30013284

4. Line Edge Curled Ribbon 1/4" Pink: 30126704

Instructions:

1. Fold box and place doily on front of box. You can use double stick tape to secure it down.

2. With ribbon still on spool, place strand on front of box, across the short length of box.

3. Wrap ribbon around back, twist, and wrap around the longer length of the box.

4. Once ribbon ends meet on front side of box, tie a bow, adjust, and cut off spool. It's easier to tie the knot with the ribbon still on the spool, but if you need to cut it beforehand, the ribbon length is about 24".

 

BLACK PILLOW BOX AX-3: Cherry Blossom Pillow Box Ingredients

1. Pillow Box AX-3 Black: 30110238

2. Gift Stickers Cherry Blossom "Thank You": 30126465

3. Stretch Cord Gold: 30126377

Instructions:

1. Fold box and place sticker on front/center.

2. Cut two strands of 5" stretch cord (try using longer strands initially; tying the stretch cord takes a bit of practice).

3. Double up the strands, and tie them into a knot in the middle.

4. Stretch both ends of the cord, and tie a regular bow. Keeping the cord stretched while tying it makes the process easier.

5. Once the bow is complete, use hot glue to attach it to the upper corner of the sticker.

 

WHITE PILLOW BOX AX-3: Floating Blossom Pillow Box

Ingredients

1. Pillow Box AX-3 White: 30110237

2. Gift Stickers Floating Flower: 30126466

3. Line Edge Curled Ribbon 1/4" Pink: 30126704

Instructions:

1. Fold box and place sticker on front/center.

2. Leave ribbon on spool. Place part of ribbon on front/upper left corner of the box. Leave enough length on end of ribbon to go from the corner around the back to the front of the box.

3. While holding ribbon down on front of box, wrap both strands around the back so that they meet on bottom/front corner of the box. Keep the ribbon tight. Tie a bow.

4. Adjust bow and cut ribbon off spool. It's easier to tie the knot with the ribbon still on the spool, but if you need to cut it beforehand, the ribbon length is about 24".

 

 

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