Spark Your Creativity: 7 Cool Things to Make with Matchboxes

Photo by: 52 Weeks Project
Patterned Matchboxes
Because I love burning candles, I have matchboxes scattered all over our house. I love the idea of dressing up ordinary white matchboxes with cool ... more 
Photo by: 52 Weeks Project
Patterned Matchboxes
Because I love burning candles, I have matchboxes scattered all over our house. I love the idea of dressing up ordinary white matchboxes with cool patterns created with paint pens and glitter markers. Aren't these cool?
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Tue, Oct 8, 2013 11:28 AM EDT
While flitting about on Pinterest recently as I do, the cutest little matchbox filled with paper clips caught my eye. What an adorable way to use a matchbox! So, of course, this sent me down a bunny trail of seeking out fun matchboxes and I was kind of blown away with all the things people are making out of matchboxes. From dressing them up with chalkboard label paper or as sweet little party favors, using them as escort cards at weddings or filling them with tiny treats and candies, the only limit to how cool a matchbox can be is your own imagination. Want a few ideas to get you started? Click through for 7 things you can make with matchboxes!


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