HOMEMADE FLOOR CLEANER – Why spend a fortune on pretty storage boxes when you can make your own? You can customize the size and design to fit your style and space
Follow the steps How to make Beautiful box below :
What you’ll need :
- Cardboard box
- Utility knife
- Fabric for inside and outside of box
- Spray adhesive
- Fabric glue
- Step 1
Gather materials ( a ). Assemble box if needed and cut to desired depth using a utility knife.Measure the outside box length and add tow times the depth. Measure the outside box width and add two times the depth. To this measurement add 1 inch on all sides. Cut fabric to this size. Center box on wrong side of fabric and cut out corners from fabrics (b), allowing 1/2 inch extra and making a notch in fabric at the inside corner ( C ).
- Step 2
Spray underside of box with spray adhesive, then center on wrong side of fabric. Spray one of the four sides of fabric with spray adhesive and lift and press it to the side of the box. Wrap sides of fabric around each edge of the box. Turn under raw edge of fabric at adjacent end ( notice notch) and secure with fabric glue ( d ). Pull fabric up at corner and secure to box using fabric glue ( e). Repeat on all sides and corners. Wrap extra fabric over top edges of box and secure to the inside of the box using fabric glue.
- Step 3
For the lining fabric, cover the two long sides inside the box by cutting two pieces that measure the depth of the box plus 1/2 inch by the length of the box. Fold over 1/2 inch and press. Position the pressed and along the inside top of one side of the box and secure with fabric glue. Repeat on the opposite side. To cover the remaining insides surface, cut a third piece of fabric that measures the inside width by the inside length plus two times the depth plus 1 inch. Press under 1/2 inch on each end. Position one end along the inside top of one side of the box and secure with fabric glue (f). Spray bottom of box with spray adhesive and secure fabric along the bottom, then up opposite side, securing pressed end with fabric glue at the box’s top edge.
- Step 4
On the front of the box, use an awl to punch two holes near the center (g). Thread length of ribbon through the holes (h) and knot at the front.
Now you can try at home how to make a beautiful box with a fabric.