DIY Decorated Wooden Box

DIY Decorated Wooden Box

What You'll Need:

Heritage Hardware
Hinged Box Purse
Washi Tape
White Acrylic Paint
Blue Acrylic Paint
Paint Brushes
Sanding Block
Drill with 3/16" Bit

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Difficulty Level: Beginner
Approximate Time: 1 Hour

How to Make a DIY Decorated Wooden Box


A personalized wooden box is perfect for storing anything from recipe cards to jewelry and trinkets. Paint your DIY Decorated Wooden Box your favorite color, then finish it off with matching washi tape and a decorative Heritage Hardware knob.
 
  • 1 Remove hinge

    Remove hinge from front of the box.

  • 2 Paint box

    Paint the wood box white and let dry.

  • 3 Brush with blue paint

    Water down blue paint and brush onto box. Let dry.

  • 4 Sand edges & surface

    Sand edges and surface of the box.

  • 5 Trim lid

    Trim lid with washi tape.

  • 6 Drill hole

    Drill a hole through the center of the lid in front.

  • 7 Screw hardware

    Screw hardware into the hole.

  • 8 Trim stems

    If needed, use bolt cutters to trim the hardware stems.