Saturday, September 22, 2012

altered cigar box

This is an collage that I made some time ago. I think it fits perfectly to the box.



 spools made from household rolls


34 comments:

Gypsea said...

Very beautiful!

Liesbeth Fidder said...

Ooooh this is so beautiful !!

bolletjelucky.blogspot.com said...

Wow,amazing to see what you can do with an old cigare-box and household rolls,beautiful!!greetings Miranda

morkaren said...

Hvor er det en skøn "cigarkasse" og de spoler er jeg ret vild med, dem vil jeg prøve at gøre dig efter. knus morkaren.

sirkkis said...

Suloinen on ja kuvakehyksetki kauniita ja upeita pitsejä.

*Mieke*Petitevictorianrose*and*PastTimeChildhood said...

Hi Viola, the cigar box looks fantastic, what a splended idea:)
Have a great Sunday !!

Hugs Mieke xxx

Bente said...

Oh my, the box is sooo gorgeous. Love it.

Hugs

The Polka Dot Closet said...

I love this!! I book marked it because I have about 25 cigar boxes that I am using to hold appetizers at my son's wedding rehearsal dinner in 2 months and then i will have something to do with them after!! Thank you!

Carol

Pat C. said...

Another amazing creation, Viola! The altered cigar box and the many treasures inside are just gorgeous!

xoxo

Danielle said...

beautiful!

Dianne said...

Lovely!

Patrícia said...

Me apaixonei, ficou muito charmosa!

bjs
Paty

Pam Lambky said...

Well Viola, I saw this adorable box on Pinterest just today, I should have known you made this! I love it so much and what a gorgeous theme you used in making this! xo's Pam

Joolz said...

Gorgeous box!

MoMo said...

just wonderfull! I love your creations!

BEARKIS said...

Amazing creation!!!

Алла АА said...

очень стильно и изысканно!

studiorose said...

Oh, so pretty. I am inspired! I have several cigar boxes lying around and this is absolutely the best thing I could possibly do with them! Thank you for sharing your talent with us. (No kitty pictures today?)

Lynn Stevens said...

Gorgeous!!!!

helene said...

c'est vraiment superbe
quel talent

sharon's shabby creations said...

I can not believe my eyes!! you sigarbox is so sweet!! Very well done!! Thanxs again for sharing such a nice blogpost!!

Hugs Sharon

Connie Eyberg Originals said...

Gorgeous cigar box and I just love those spools too!

Alexandra Eitel said...

Ach herrje das ist nicht zufällig für mich "LOL". Mein Gott ich schmachte dahin. Ich steh zur Zeit voll auf Rosa :) Wunderschön!!!

Robin said...

This is yet another example of your taking something plain and making it absolutely stunning Viola!! I would love to see your house as I can only imagine the beauty you have there. Have a great day.

Hugs,
Robin

Janet said...

Thes are very pritty :-)

Julia - "Vintage with Laces" said...

Ganz entzückend, Süße! Aber was auch sonst :-)!
Viele, liebe Grüße
Julchen

Lululiz said...

Totally exquisite, just like everything else you create.

Eva Agnes said...

The spools are gorgeous.
Love
Eva Agnes

Karin said...

Oh I love it, this looks so beautifull!!!

Greetings Karin Vink-Tolsma

Dorthe said...

OH meine liebe Viola, so sehr wunderschön.
What a lovely box with your beautiful collage and the spools are so beautiful, too my dear. You can create stunning beauty from everything süsse.
Meine kindern sind wieder zu hause- so jetzt ist es wieder arbeit hier....weinachts creationen!!
Liebste grüsse, und küsse- von
deiner Dorthe

Pendra said...

Oh hon, this is shabby chic stunning! Your collage could not have been sweeter and your spools are adorable...keep up the gorgeous creations!

annemarks said...

Absolutely gorgeous and very inspiring :)

Tracie Dean said...

This is gorgeous!!! I would love to know how you made the spools!!!

Dawn said...

yummy yummy yummy