Back to school means you sometimes want a secret friend on your side, these little boxes hide a secret friend.
You will need:
- Felt tips or pens
I’ve got templates for the box here http://www.cara4webshopping.com/matchbox_template.html and I redrew it to show fold and glue lines here secret friend matchbox template .
The template for the friends is here secret friend
Cut out the inner box template, and crease fold lines
Glue where indicated
Press the tabs onto the glue and fold over the flaps
Fold in the other flaps
Cut out and decorate your secret friend from the templates
Cut out and decorate the name sash
Fold in the tabs on the secret friend and sash and glue carefully to the inside of the box (I put in a bee to keep my friend company)
While the glue is drying, decorate the outside of your box sleeve, then glue as indicated Slide the inner box inside the box sleeve Your secret friend is finished!
Fabulous tiny works of art here http://www.mytinydream.com/?cat=13 (Jenny Meilihove) and here http://kimwelling.blogspot.com/2011/03/instant-comfort-pocket-box.html (Kim Welling)