Button Gift Box

A paper mache mini round box painted white and covered with clear buttons and crystal glitter.


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  • paper mache - mini round box
  • spray paint in white
  • adhesive paper ribbon
  • pink satin ribbon
  • cream ribbon rose
  • clear buttons
  • crystal coarse glitter
  • spray adhesive
  • die-cut tag
  • dot adhesive
  • scissors
  • gold safety pin


  1. Spray paper mache box with white spray paint. Let it dry.

  2. Lightly spray the lid with adhesive then cover it with clear buttons. Coat them all with crystal glitter using spray adhesive.

  3. Measure the side of the box lid and cut adhesive paper ribbon; adhere.

  4. Tie gift box with pink satin ribbon; attach pin with tag. Adhere the ribbon rose on top of the knot with a dot of adhesive as shown.

Source: Krylon spray paint, 3M spray adhesive, KandCompany adhesive paper ribbon (Wild Saffron), Making Memories die-cut tag (Flutter), Martha Stewart glitter

By Maricel from Fairfax, VA

April 3, 20110 found this helpful

This is so cute.Thanks for sharing the idea.

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April 8, 20110 found this helpful

What a sweet little gift box. My girlie girl granddaughter would love something like that. Thanks for sharing.

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April 14, 20110 found this helpful

Very Cute! You could make a number of different styles and sell them at fairs! Good luck!

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