Nicole™ Crafts Nesting Bird in Antique Box

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by Karen Fennimore, Nicole™ Crafts

Nicole™ Crafts Nesting Bird in Antique Box

The pearl and lace on this box give it a glamourous look, yet it’s simple enough for just about every room in your home.

Project Details

  • Level:beginner
  • Time:1-1/2 hours

Project Instructions

  • 1
    Project time does not include drying time for neither the paint nor the stain.
  • 2
    Glue Gold cord and Gold braid to top and bottom of box. Trim excess.
  • 3
    Glue Ivory crochet lace trim around center of box. Trim excess.
  • 4
    Paint entire box and trim Buttermilk. When dry, lightly brush over box with stain. Let dry.
  • 5
    Glue mirror under lid. Glue lid so that it stays open.
  • 6
    Attach Pearl stickers around center of crochet lace trim and around mirror.
  • 7
    Attach Clear rhinestone stickers on trim above and below pearls and around edge of mirror.
  • 8
    Cut foam block to fit in box. Glue in place. Glue moss over foam.
  • 9
    Glue bird in nest and glue nest in box.
  • 10
    Layer paper flowers and glue together. Attach pearl in the center.
  • 11
    Glue leaf behind flower. Glue flower between lid and box rim.

Project Details

  • Level:beginner
  • Time:1-1/2 hours

Project Supplies

  • Nicole™ Crafts Mirror Image Oval 2-5/8 inch x 4 inch 104156624
  • Nicole™ Crafts Wood Box Lace Shaped Edge Medium 104139161
  • Nicole™ Crafts Bling It Adhesive Rhinestones 4 mm 560 pc. Clear 104775826
  • Nicole™ Crafts Bling It Adhesive Rhinestones 6 mm 247 pc. Cream 104775776
  • Nicole™ Crafts Trim-it 6 foot Metallic Cord Gold 104788044
  • Nicole™ Crafts Trim-it 6 foot Fancy Loop Braid Gold 104788074
  • Nicole™ Crafts Trim-it 3 foot Crochet Trim Ivory 104788010
  • Nicole™ Crafts Feathered Friends Birds with Clip Yellow and White 104745724
  • Nicole™ Crafts Birds Nest Small 104744685
  • Panacea Natural Spanish Moss Medium 16 oz. 104185563
  • Prima Marketing Wildflowers Pillar Stickers Mixed Brights 104477637
  • DecoArt Gel Stain 2 oz. Oak 104108132
  • DecoArt Americana Acrylic Paint 2 oz. Buttermilk 104106660
  • Daler-Rowney Simply Simmons Synthetic Acrylic and Multi Media Brush Angle Shader Size 1/2 inch 104118888
  • Aleene's 4 oz. Super Thick Tacky Glue 104142882
  • FloraCraft Foam Cutter 6 inch 2 blade 104186311
  • FloraCraft Desert Foam Design It 3 inch x 4 inch x 9 inch Brick Green 104183731
  • Scissors