Can you paint hat boxes?
Using a couple of leftover craft feathers, paint a stencil design on the lid of the box. To do this paint one side of a feather in Resene Alabaster, and then very carefully ‘stamp’ the painted side down on to the hat box lid to leave a feather print. Repeat this randomly spacing all over the hat box lid. And that’s it!
How do you upcycle a hat box?
How to Repurpose Hat Boxes into Beautiful Storage Bins
- 1 Make a decoupage hat box with paper clippings.
- 2 Use children’s book illustrations for a cute hat box decoration.
- 3 Cover with festive wrapping paper or wallpaper.
- 4 Utilize old shopping bags.
- 5 Apply fun fabric to decorate the surface.
How do you store hats without ruining them?
- Closet storage can provide an ideal solution for organizing hats.
- Use hanging compartments or over-the-door hooks inside your closet door or bedroom door to store canvas boonie hats, cotton baseball caps, and other malleable, durable headgear.
- Store foldable, crushable hats in organizers under the bed.
How do you protect your hat from dust?
Keep your hats on a shelf in your closet, or even hang them. This will prevent lint and dust from gathering on top of them. You can also buy a cap carrier in which you can place your hats. These are made to keep hats in shape and clean.
How do you make a hat box?
Make the bottom of your hat box. Measure the diameter of the hat you plan to store in the hat box. Add 2 inches (5.08 centimeters) to that measurement. If you are not planning to store a hat in your hat box, simply choose an appropriate size. Draw the bottom of your hat box, using your measurement, onto poster board with a pencil.
How do you cover a cardboard box with a lid?
Covering a Box with a Lid Measure the fabric against the box to trim it. Spray or paint glue on the bottom of the box. Lay the box in the middle of the fabric. Glue the fabric to the long sides of the box. Glue the fabric to the inside top edge. Fold and glue the short sides in place. Glue the top flaps into place on both ends.
What are hat boxes used for?
For decades, hat boxes have been used to protect hats and keep them in mint condition. Hat boxes were often decorated and then left to languish on a closet shelf. Today, hat boxes are used for more than just hats; they are used for storage or simply to add a decorative flair to your home. Decorate your hat box using paint or a wallpaper border.
How do you cover a box with fabric?
Covering a box with fabric is a great way to make a boring or unsightly box a decorative piece that you love. Simply cover the inside and outside of the box with pretty fabric for something you can leave out anywhere in your home or office. If you have a box with a lid, try covering both the bottom and the lid with fabric to coordinate your look.