The Bits and Bobs Box


The Bits and Bobs Box Pattern


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Paper Crafts: The Bits and Bobs Box
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Pattern Details:

Pattern Details


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Skill Level:

little skill level requirement Novice

Basic Skills Necessary:

  • measure and cut accurately
  • fold and glue accurately

Pattern Description:

Keep all your trinkets and treasures near in your "Bits and Bobs" box. This box is a fun project and makes a special gift. The color combinations and embellishments are endless. Fill with small items like jewelry, hair clips,office supplies, wrapped candies etc.

Pattern gives full instructions, measurements and materials with color pictures step-by-step in a large easy-read type.

This project is a great introduction to some basic bookbinding and origami skills and is beginner-friendly.

See for finished boxes for sale and for ideas for your box.

Sizing / Finished Measurements:

  • box closed about 5" x 2 1/2" x 2 1/2"
  • small inside boxes about 2" x 2"


  • basic paper crafting tools - ruler, bone folder etc.
  • decorative paper, text weight
  • board such as light weight chipboard
  • card stock
  • optional - light weight lining paper
  • glue stick and a strong tacky-type glue

You Will Also Need:

  • embellishments - beads, buttons, charms, ribbon etc.

About Designer

About Designer

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by DaisyandFlorrie
Chicagoland,Chicago,The Windy City,Illinois,USA, The Midwest
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I've always made things as long as I can remember. Both my Mom and Dad were"makers", so it just was what you did! The handcrafted item was always respected and expected in my family.

Mom taught me how to knit, which was a challenge, as she was left-handed and I'm right-handed!

Knitting is the one art and craft that I always return to through the years.

My other favorites are marbling, ...

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