ENTERTAINING, HOLIDAY decorations | November 4, 2010

Matchbox Advent Calendars

Matchbox Advent Calendars :: diy projects

I love seeing inanimate objects – like uninteresting matchboxes – transformed into delightful decorations with a bit of paper, ribbon and creativity.

Matchbox check of drawers Advent Calendar

Grouped together to create a one-of-a-kind advent calendar, the tiny “drawers” of matchboxes are perfect places to store chocolates, candies and toys. Any of these DIY options would be a perfect family craft activity leading up to the Christmas countdown.

SOURCING:
DIY Matchbox Advent Calendar from Country Living
+ Matchbox Advent Box Tutorial from Better Homes & Gardens
+ Matchbox “Chest of Drawers” Tutorial from Classy and Sophisticated

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One Response to “Matchbox Advent Calendars”

  1. I used to make advent calendars like this when I was a child… I must try to make one this year with my daughter! :)