DIY: Decorative, storage, gift tin

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Hey Beauties!

Do you like hard candy that comes in a tin? I know I have been loving this particular brand. Since I finishes it, I just thought it would be such a waste to just throw it away. It's nice gold and looks like a nice decorative piece. That's why I "pimped it up" a bit ;)



This is how my tin looked like in the beginning.




I bought spray, which is originally for rims, but can be used on any material. I bought it because I had a photo frame that I wanted to repaint. I also love gold color, so I know I am going to be using it a lot.


I sprayed two coats. Just make sure to let it dry after each coat. It will help the color to stick to the tin a lot more. You also need to spray as the instruction says. A bit away from the tin, otherwise you might get dots of paint on the tin, which will not look pretty and it won't dry nicely, either. 


Then I found little paper decorative roses and stones in my basement. I gave it a go and laid them on a tin in a pattern that I like.


I used a hot glue gun and glued the individual pieces on the tin. 






And that is a very easy and simple DIY on how to transform random cases and tins into a gift, storage or decorative tins. Now I just need to decide for what I'm gonna use it for. I kinda like it to be decorative piece. But I thought of storing everyday jewelry in it. 





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18 komentarji

  1. iiii, kako dobra ideja! super diy :)
    J.
    http://fashionandpinkheart.blogspot.com/

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  2. Super ideja, pa še nepotrebnih odpadkov ne ustvarjaš :)

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  3. Nikoli si ne bi mislila, da je bila to škatlica od bonbonov. Super izgleda!

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  4. Oh, kkak hudo. Jaz tudi nisem mislila da so bonbončki in škatlica od le teh.. Mislila sem da je darilo :D

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  5. super ideja : D zdej vsaj vem kaj narest s temi škatlicami :D!

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  6. Woah you are so creatine, that box looks super cute!
    xoxo
    2 Girls and a Blog

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  7. Uuuuuuuuuuuuuuu, zeloooooo lepoooooo :-))

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  8. It's hard to believe that started as a tin with sweets!

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    1. Thanks:))Little color and decoration and it seems like new thing:)

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