Saturday, 1 September 2012

Victorian altered box for Calico Crafts

Today it is my turn for my second project for Calico Crafts. I decided to alter one of their beautiful boxes.
Here are a few sneak peek images, to see the whole project and a description, please visit their Blog



The "love letters" that belong inside the box.


18 comments:

Sandie Edwards said...

How glorious, tempting rich vintage at its best... love it. Now to pop over and see the rest....x

Pat C. said...

Oh, my goodness, it's gorgeous, Astrid... perfect, right down to the tiniest detail!

Your projects never cease to amaze me!

xoxo

sharon said...

It is gorgeous Astrid, and I adore the inside too with the decoration and the special letters!

Marisa Job said...

Another amazing project!! Love it!! Have a great weekend!!

Paula Whittaker said...

how romantically beautiful......I love this style, and you certainly excel at it!

butterfly said...

Perfect romantic vintage box... and the love letters are delicious!
Alison x

annemarks said...

Gorgeous box i love it :)

Maryann said...

This is sooo gorgeous Astrid, and even the last detail with the letters are there. It´s absolutely stunning and I just soooooo LOVE it.

Sandy said...

Astrid you made a dream.
So so beautiful box.
Love them.
xoxo

Dawn said...

Just had a good look through your work for the AS for the last month I love the boxes you have created and the spoon to put in one of them all beautiful and rich. Fab work as always xx

craftimamma said...

Oooh, this is beautiful! Off to look at the detailed post now.

Hugs
Lesley Xx

Hiipi H said...

Very beautiful, charming box! Love it!

Marjie Kemper said...

Oh, Astrid, it's absolutely gorgeous! Love that scrolled piece of paper on the outside, and the way the pen nibs add such fine lines.

Netty said...

A fabulous project so full of romantic and vintage goodness. x

Martina2801 said...

Hi dear Astrid,
it's nice to be back in the blog world. You've been very busy in my absence. And a work of art is more beautiful than the other. I especially like the altred box. So great!
Have a nice Sunday my dear.
Hugs MARTINA

Sophie said...

Eine wunderschöne Schachtel.
Die sieht fantastisch aus.
Gefällt mir sehr :-)

Ganz liebe Grüße

Renee Stien said...

this is gorgeous!

Bärbel said...

Eine wunderschöne Truhe im Vintage-Stil, ich bin begeistert!

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