Love Memory Box
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Love Memory Box

This beautiful box is a perfect place to store journals, photographs, and other sentimental objects.

Made with the Cricut Expression machine.

Craft Time: 60+ minutes
Uses Recycled Items: No
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Material List

  • Wooden Box
  • Cardstock: White, Red, Striped, Double Sided Red/Blue, Dark Green
  • Ribbon: Blue, White Sheer, Green & White Checked Sheer, Cream Lace
  • Buttons: 3 Small Cream, 1 Medium Brown
  • Fine Tipped Black Marker
  • Ink: Brown, Green
  • Pearl Pins
  • Twine
  • Brad
  • Sandpaper
  • Paper Trimmer
  • Foam Squares
  • Adhesive

Project Instructions

Cut white cardstock to cover box.  Adhere to box. Sand all edges and ink. Cut blocks of white and striped cardstock and adhere to box as shown. Tie green and white checked sheer ribbon around box as shown.

Cut love: Using Home Décor cartridge and red cardstock, cut one 2½-inch<Love>. Ink edges and adhere to box as shown. Outline with a fine tipped black marker.

Cut flowers: Using double sided red/blue cardstock, cut one 2½-inch, one 2¾-inch, two 2-inch, and one 1½-inch <Flower2>. Ink edges. Layer outer pieces together so the blue side is facing up. Fold up petals. Layer inner pieces so red side is facing up. Layer flower together with foam squares and a brad.

Cut accents: Using dark green cardstock, cut one 1½-inch <Border2>. Using white cardstock, cut one 1½-inch  <Border1>. Adhere to top of box as shown.

Cut heart: Using double sided red/blue cardstock, press Shift and cut one 1½-inch <Heart1-s>. Tie twine through brown button and adhere to center of heart.

Tie white sheer ribbon around lid. Adhere heart to bow.

Embellish box with ribbon, cream buttons, and pearl pins as desired.