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Apr 06, 2014, 08:51 PM
steve75
How to make tissue box in a train shape!
We use tissue every day, so it is one of the necessary prepared articles for daily use in our home.Naturally, tissue box is needed. Have you ever DIY tissue box before? I will tell you one way of how to make tissue box.

The DIY tissue box I will show is in a train shape. If you don’t have this kind in your house, why not have a try and make one. Now let me show you how to make tissue box.

Materials you need :

Felt
Plastic buttons
Stiff box
Scissors
Sewing threads
Needle
Adhesive tape
Glue


How to make tissue box in a train shape!

How to make tissue box?

How to make tissue box in a train shape!

Step 1: cut the felt to different shapes:

Cut six pieces of felt as the same size of the stiff box you have prepared; one has a small rectangle opening in the middle. Cut the words “happy time” and stick them to the other felt to make different colored edges. Cut two big windows and four small windows. Cut four big lights and four small ones.

Step 2: stick each pattern to the stiff box :


How to make tissue box in a train shape!

Cut seven little animals with five sense organs by the percentage of the size of each window. Stick the six pieces of felt to the box, and the piece with the opening at the upper side. Stick the animals to the four sides of windows respectively; stick one animal on each one window. Stick words “happy time” on the upper side; “happy” up and “time” below.

Step 3: the ending work :

How to make tissue box in a train shape!

Make the front and back lights; draw a curved mouth between lights. Sew two buttons on each two buttons side as the wheels. two side as the wheels.Make buttonholes to close the buttons with different colored felt; fix them at the bottom by sewing.

This creative DIY tissue box will attract you will attract you at your first sight. If you like it, don’t hesitate to follow the steps of how to make tissue box.
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Jun 30, 2014, 04:08 AM
luckybabydoll
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Jul 07, 2014, 01:19 PM
ron45
How about just using the box they came in.?
Jul 07, 2014, 04:32 PM
GardenSprite
Ron, good one!