[Ansteorra] Uses for Altoids tins
maria_elfsea at hotmail.com
Tue May 20 13:39:46 PDT 2003
What a great idea for smokers! (Using them for ashtrays/butt trays).
>How about decorating the tins and making up small sewing kits?
I have made mini sewing kits for my family members (mundanely) as gifts,
when money is tight and they work wonderfully! What I did was in the top of
the lid, I made a padded cusion and hot glued it to the lid....voila! pin
cushion! Word of Warning...do not leave sewing needles to run astray in
these tins as they have a tendancy to get stuck under the lip. Instead,
attach them to a piece of scrap cloth.
I have never decorated them....I wouldn;t have a clue as to how to do that.
I would think that paint would chip off easily, being that the box has a
smooth surface. Any ideas??
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