Sunday, 18 April 2010

Another matchbox

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A large matchbox with a window cut out. I used the german scrap as a window frame. distressed and aged the whole thing. the inside is fusible film and fibres and a key from K&Co bought from Happy Daze online shop.


  1. Wow thats fabby!!!
    I love how the detail continues after you have taken the drawer out :D
    Julie xx

  2. This is fabulous - love the big matchboxes - The arched window is brilliant - it looks metal and so solid.

    I can see that these matchboxes can become quite addictive - well for me that is. They make lovely little presents

  3. Another fab project Z, the arched window idea is brilliant, loving all the signature Zuzu textures and colours.x

  4. fab idea and wonderfully created.

  5. wonderful to see you back! and with such fabulous creations.
    loving these matchboxes and how you can see through the window on this one..

  6. Your altered matchbox is a small thing of beauty! Brilliant.


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