[Tutorial] Repurposed Box & DIY Album

Hello, G45ers!

  Today on the Graphic 45 blog, we have a not one by two tutorials by Brand Ambassador, Yulia Kuznetsova.  First up a tutorial on how to repurpose an old watch box, followed by a step by step tutorial on how to create a coordinating Mini Album.  Both of these projects feature our retired Magic of OzDeluxe Collector’s Edition but would look fantastic done in any G45 paper collection.  Be sure to leave your love and tips in the comments below.



Box & DIY Mini Tutorial

By Yulia Kuznetsova


“Hello dear friends! I’m here again). Today I will show you a new project from the Magic of Oz collection. 

So let’s see what I created!


So grab a cup of tea and enjoy my new step-by-step tutorial.

 “How to decorate a watch box”

1.I decorated an old watch box











And step-by-step tutorial for the album.

 “How to make mini-album”

1.Here I will show you how to use Washi  tape to create a mini-album. I’ve prepared the details for the mini-album . 12 pieces of black chipboard (this is the base). 24 items from the collection Magic of Oz

2. The size of the part of chipbord 8 cm * 8 cm

3. Size of details 7,5 сm * 7,5 cm

4. Glue the pages to the base of the mini-album

5. Some pages of the album are decorated with stickers.

6. Decorating the cover of the mini-album. I used a chipboard and metal decor. 

7. Add photos to the album. I chose our family photos with my daughter.

The box and mini-album are ready! Original, beautiful, heartfelt.

I hope this method of creating pages for a mini-album will be useful to you.” ~Yulia



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