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Recycled Ribbon Boxes

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* Featuring
May Arts chenille center dot ribbon.


Little Yellow Box

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(Materials: scrap of pattern paper, yellow box, orange
chenille dot ribbon WP28, adhesive.)

Ribbon box.


Measure paper to fit top of box.

Adhere with adhesive.

Wrap ribbon around top edge of the box. Adhere.

should meet in the back of the box.


Turquoise And Purple Stripe Box

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 (Materials: recycled box, purple WP47 and turquoise WP34
chenille dot ribbon, adhesive.)


Measure width of the box.

Cut ribbon in strips.

w/ scrapbook adhesives.

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My Stuff Box

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(Materials: red box, red chenille dot WP14, 2 kinds of
alphabet stickers, adhesive)


Frame the edge of the box with the red chenille dot WP 14

alphabet stickers for title


Ticket Box

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(Materials: recycled die cut box, tickets, turquoise
chenille dot WP 34, adhesive.)


Anywhere product information is listed on the box…add

Tie bow with the ribbon.


Blog Posted by: Leah Farrar White

Click here to view details on our “Recycling Ribbon” contest!

(Other materials used: 3L Scrapbook Adhesive tape runner,
Sassafras Lass paper,  AC thickers, Jeni
Bowlin Alphabet, Tim Holtz adage tickets)

  1. julie ketchun

    very creative! Wha a great way to use things one already has on hand. thanks for giving me a heads up!

  2. Jennifer Camplin

    That is awesome ideas to have ways to use the reuse boxes as gifts!!


  3. Jill

    Very, very cute ideas! I love recycling old boxes and you’ve shown several very different looks using the same type of ribbon! Very clever.

  4. Diane Adams

    These are so fun! I love that puffy chenille dot ribbon!

  5. margie lewis

    I LOVE these Boxes!!!! How cute and simple are they. Wonderful idea.

  6. Daiva

    Love those boxes, Leah!! Wonderful inspiration – thanks so much!

  7. Kimberly Madrid

    These are adorable! I would never have thought to cover boxes like that. I love the way you think.

  8. Wendi R

    oh my gosh Leah!!!! these are great and love all the creative ideas with boxes that are just lying around!!! what cool altered ideas and FUN ribbon!!!

  9. Alecia Castro

    Love, LOVE your little boxes. So clever and cute! Way to go Leah!!

  10. Andie Beinhauer

    Awesome work Leah…you are so talented and always so creative!! How awesome to be a part of this. Congrats dear :o)

  11. Mindy Krumboltz

    WONDERFUL!!!!! You are so talented Leah…. I’m so excited for you…. nice to have such a knack for something!!! Love it!!!

  12. Sandie

    Totally inspiring work Leah, I need to get my ribbons out and start using them!!!


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