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DIY Upcycling Tea Storage Box

How’s your day so far ? Isn’t always nice to organize thing specially inside the kitchen and pantry. One of the mess in my storage is the green tea we bought and we don’t have proper storage. I bought plain box from the DIY local store and that could be nice to upcycle into modern tea storage. So let’s jump to DIY tutorial.

DIY modern tea storage

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Materials:

  1. Acrylic paint (white)
  2. Rolling brush for painting
  3. Hobby glue
  4. Permanent Marker
  5. Ruler , scissor, pencil and cutter
  6. Gift wrapper (prefer color)
  7. Plain wooden or paper base box ( available in DIY store or hobby shop)

 

STEP 1:

Disassemble the lock

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STEP 2:

Start to paint the box from outside using rolling brush in this tutorial i used white acrylic paint . It’s water base ,non toxic and easy to dry. Leave it it for about 20 to 30 mins.

 

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STEP 3:

Get the measurement of the box from inside and measure the gift wrapper, make some allowance on both side of the paper.

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STEP 4:

Apply a glue inside the box using brush i used tacky glue plus water so it’s easy to apply.

STEP 4:

Place the sheet of wrapping paper inside the box make sure flat and no bubbles use your finger to flatten the paper. Cut the excess paper on the upper part of the box using sharp cutter.

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STEP 5:

Use a pencil and letter template and trace the letter to the box.

 

STEP 6:

Finalize the letter with permanent marker and you’re done!

Enjoy your cup of tea

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