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DIY Custom Matchbox Covers

DIY Custom Matchbox Covers - House & Home

Perfect for wedding favours or hostess gifts!

Materials and Tools

  • Mini chalkboard
  • Chalk
  • Photocopier
  • Pen
  • Scissors
  • Gluestick
  • Matchboxes

Step 1: Draw a monogram or personalized picture on the chalkboard, or write out a favourite quotation.

Step 2: Place the chalkboard on the photocopier, and reduce the copy size until the printed image is small enough to fit on the matchbox. Trace a matchbox on the printouts, cut out the drawings and glue to the matchboxes.

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