DAY 29 THE EXTRA ONE-CABINET OF CURIOSITIES #MATCHBOXADAY

Day 29, the extra one, for my last box of the challenge I have chosen the theme 'cabinet of curiosities'. The outside of the box is decorated with a collage of paper prints, labels and ink stamping. Made to look like an old specimen box, inspired by the tales of Gerald Durrell in his book-My ...

DAY 28 THE ROMANTIC ONE #MATCHBOXADAY

Day 28 The Romantic One, a declaration of lasting love, that will fit into the pocket of someone special. A collage of vintage roses and stamp marks decorates the outside of the matchbox with a victorian style paper scrap, the words 'Ever True' and a twinkling treasured jewel. The inner drawer opens to reveal two ...

DAY 27 THE LAST DAYS OF WINTER ONE #MATCHBOXADAY

Day 27, the Last Days of Winter One, a tiny winter scene of swallows returning after a long cold winter, swooping through twigs and spring buds in a swirl of vintage sequins and beads.The outside of this matchbox is wrapped in a precious page from a vintage bird book, the printed words telling the story ...

SIX OF THE BEST

Just popping in with six of my favourite boxes from the challenge Flickr photo pool so far. Made with love by . . . . Secrets of a butterfly, Miss Herzfrisch, Mimi_bcn, Ans A, Frauheuberg and HB Thepencil. But this is not all, there are so many amazing little art works to be seen by ...

DAY 26 THE SPARKLING ONE #MATCHBOXADAY

Well, today really has been sparkling, the sun has been shining from sunrise to sunset. Warm enough to walk in to town in just a cosy jumper and sheepskin boots to gather lunch things. This makes me really happy, so pleased to be peeling off some layers, I am so over bundling up to stay ...