Kaboodle Doodle at the Fifth

This week it is challenge number five at Kaboodle Doodle – can you believe it? There are some scrummy free papers to download and use in your creation for this week’s challenge and here is what I did with them. A friend of mine wants a jewellery box for her birthday and I’ve been shopping around but they aren’t very nice so I thought I might have a go at making one – hope she likes it πŸ™‚

Papers – Kaboodle Doodle
Other – recycled cardboard; PVA glue; acrylic varnish; wire; beads

Kim Dellow

Kim Dellow is an artist–designer–film-maker living the creative life in London, UK. She’s a freelance creative for the craft industry and others, and she loves to share her art-ventures on her blog.


  1. 28 September 2008 / 11:55 am

    Oh wow, this is a stunner. Would love to have the instructions for this gorgeous creation. Warm regards

  2. 28 September 2008 / 7:19 pm

    Fantastic Kim. You have made a wonderful job of this jewellery box.

    Take care and hugs,

    Jo x

  3. 28 September 2008 / 9:39 pm

    crikey kim this must have taken a while, its fab πŸ™‚ is it a recovering of a box or made from a template?

  4. 29 September 2008 / 5:18 am

    A beautiful box. I am sure you’re friend will adore it. Pascale πŸ™‚

  5. 29 September 2008 / 7:13 am

    Thanks folks. I made this from a cardboard box I had saved after moving house and it took me ages πŸ˜‰ Think that is why I did not do much blogging this week – too busy making this!
    I hope to make another one so I will try and take photos as I go along for a tutorial. Kimx

  6. 29 September 2008 / 10:38 am

    This is stunning Kim. I keep meaning to do something like this so I look forward to your tutorial.
    Jen x

  7. 29 September 2008 / 1:53 pm

    The papers look gorgeous on this box Kim :o)


  8. 30 September 2008 / 9:16 pm

    Wow this is brilliant hun well done xxxx

  9. 3 October 2008 / 12:07 am

    What a fabulous gift … I’m sure she will love it.

  10. 3 October 2008 / 7:20 pm

    That is gorgeous.

  11. 30 January 2009 / 1:33 pm

    Hi Kim,

    I’m a new visitor to your blog and so glad I found it! Your work is amazing and I just love this altered jewelry box – it’s just beautiful! Any chance of getting the directions for it? I’d love to try one.

    Have a great weekend! πŸ™‚

    in Nova Scotia

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