Recycled Lunchbox into a New Year's Eve Centerpiece

January 1st, 2013 in member junk     
SnowmanHill SnowmanHill, member
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I adore how worn the metal is.
His name is Mr. Pickles and hes ready for a New Years Eve Party!
I love the nail polish trick for touching up worn red berries.
I adore how worn the metal is.

I adore how worn the metal is.


I've been meaning to do something with this luchbox. Why not a centerpiece?  I think I'll use it at a planter in the spring.  Have a safe and Happy New Year everyone!


Pattern or design used: My own design - Krista Nosan
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Comments (16)

PlentyPlace writes: Uber cute! Posted: 5:51 pm on January 20th
birdcolor writes: I love this post. The lunchbox is so unusual! I had never seen one before...and today I picked one up at an estate auction for less than $5! Now what to do with it.... :-) Posted: 6:29 pm on January 5th
gadgetsponge writes: Awesome centerpiece and great item for many uses like you said. I've never seen a vintage lunchbox that slid out. Keep it up! Posted: 9:46 am on January 2nd
Heavenly_Treasures writes: WOW What a cute lunchbox and a very cut imagination.Just love this. GOD BLESS and have a happy 2013. ROBERT Posted: 8:10 am on January 2nd
Kimmberli writes: Very clever - I would never have thought to make a New Year's junky decoration, especially not this unique and fun! Posted: 6:27 pm on May 16th
JunkArchitect writes: How did I miss this!! That is one awesome lunchbox creation and your photos are fantastic.

Jim Posted: 1:42 pm on January 9th
junkermidge writes: So fun! What a great idea!
Midge Posted: 9:45 pm on January 7th
shabbychick writes: Krista - This is so sweet! And just love Mr. Pickles!

Happy New Year to you!

Kathy Posted: 10:48 am on January 5th
chippingcharm writes: Too fun...love all the details! Laurel Posted: 7:34 pm on January 2nd
Prior writes: This is a great use for this lunch box...I've not seen one like this either...great items put together well!!! Lezlee priorlives.blogspot.com Posted: 11:07 pm on December 30th
MakinItHappen writes: Extremely cool! And I've never seen a lunchbox like that. Posted: 10:20 pm on December 30th
oldnews writes: Very Cute! Love the old lunchbox!! Marie Posted: 7:33 pm on December 30th
RustyDiva writes: Mr. Pickles is very dapper but I love the Happy New Year clock! Great centerpiece. Posted: 3:16 pm on December 30th
monakent writes: LOVE the lunchbox centerpiece. BOY, what I wouldn't do to own that lunchbox - ultra cool!!! gailmarie Posted: 1:46 pm on December 30th
alicemom writes: I love the whole thing! The nail polish trick is always a good tip! Happy New Years!
smiles, alice Posted: 1:29 pm on December 30th
JunkN_DoughNuts writes: Love this! It is so cute all the way up to Mr. Pickles! :*)
Posted: 1:03 pm on December 30th
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