Celebrating the moments of joy in a journey of making and creating
Out of the Box
Tuesday, July 23, 2013
Vintage boxes intrigue me. They keep me guessing. Wondering what makes a box special enough to keep? And what could possibly be special enough to be kept inside? This box was a strange juxtaposition of lingerie and sandwiches. Complete with intact labels and what I can only imagine to be a sandwich pixie keeping guard. The little faces are made from poylstyrene balls, toothpicks, pipe cleaners and tinsel paper. I am seriously tempted to have a go at making some
Other boxes are just what they say they are. I thought I was being so sensible and frugal when I passed on an $8 ruffler foot for my machine a few years ago. Of course, this meant that it would be a very long time until I saw one again. So here it is, my new toy, a new to me ruffler foot.