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Advent wreath
21 Nov
December is just around the corner and with it comes advent. Little by little we start to decorate our homes with Christmas colours and objects, and making them yourself is always more fun and original. Today we are going to combine two very Christmassy objects in a single project: A Christmas wreath and an advent calendar. How? We are going to use different little boxes for each day’s gift and hang them from the wreath. The star colours for Christmas are red, green,...
Travel Memories
6 Nov
When we go on a trip we take time to take photos and videos so we can remember everything we’ve experienced. For the photos we’ve got albums and prints. With all the videos we make we can create a film. But, what happens with the things that we collect during the trip? Plane tickets, seashells from the beach, maps that we’ve used or even souvenirs that we’ve bought. Where do we keep all these things that are full of memories? They’re all part of our experience...
Customise your shipping boxes
6 Nov
When you go shopping, you probably let packaging guide your choice to a great extent, it's the first thing you see! When you make purchases or send products through the post, packaging should also be carefully thought of, so the shipping box stands out from the moment your receive it! This is why our self-assembling box for shipments (ref. 2213) now includes an option to add a printable sleeve with a design of your choice, to decorate your box and surprise anyone who...
Halloween: monster boxes for your sweets
23 Oct
Halloween is just around the corner and we must get everything ready: the terrifying costume, a couple of pumpkins, orange and black decoration with purple touches and lots of sweets for the little ones (and those not so little). Today we want to give you some ideas on how to give out those sweets that will leave you gobsmacked! We are going to use our boxes for mugs and add a terrifying yet fun touch. Also, you'll see the step-by-step instructions are really easy so the...
How to make a projector out of a shoe box
14 Oct
You have probably thought you'd like to have a projector at home before, but you've given up the idea because they are very expensive. You have probably thought of it when you wanted to show your group of friends your holiday photos or videos. We have good news: making a DIY projector, is possible! With two magnifying glasses and a mobile phone we can make our own projector and set up our own cinema at home. Don't forget you'll need a white wall on which to...