Published on April 24, 2013—  Leave a comment

Polka Dot Box Craft Challenge – Mother’s Day Decorative Gift Box

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In honor of Earth Day, we have challenged some of our favorite DIY and Green bloggers to create their best craft using (not to mention, recycling!) our unique polka dot thredUP box!  Each day this week, we will be featuring a different blogger and their creative DIY box craft.

On Friday, April 26th, you wil have a chance to vote for your favorite!  The winning blogger will receive a $200 gift card to a craft store of her choice PLUS an exclusive thredUP discount to share with her readers.  We will also be giving away (2) $25 thredUP gift cards to two random voters.  

Mother’s Day Decorative Box

by Jennifer Williams from My Frugal Wife

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This practical gift box is so easy and makes a great gift for Mother’s Day!  Put it where your mail collects to keep your family organized.  Here are the simple instructions:


1 thredUP box



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– Cut off the top flaps of your thredUP polka dot box.

– Cut out tree Shapes using the green flap for the top of the tree and a brown flap for the bottom.

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– Glue the two pieces together.

– Glue the trees on to the box!

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