Anniversary Care Package

wpid-wp-1440963923295.jpegI some how forgot to post my last care package! I decided to make an Anniversary themed care package since he was supposed to receive the package only a few days before our first anniversary. I thought it would be fitting since I would have to use paper to decorate it. It turns out they held the package and he still hasn’t gotten to open it yet. But I know he is going to love it when he finally gets to open it! I used a lot of personal touches, like clips from our “thank you” cards, and pictures from the photo booth. Hobby Lobby has a large selection of wedding stickers. If you don’t want to spend the money on the stickers, you can always draw on the paper. I just like the extra touch the stickers give, and scrap booking supplies go on sale at Hobby Lobby all the time. Don’t forget to take your 40% coupon!

wpid-wp-1440963912696.jpegSupplies:

  • Priority Mail Box
  • Card Stock
  • Letter Stickers
  • Decorative Stickers
  • Glue or Mod Podge
  • Scissors
  • Photographs
  • Packing Tape


Directions:

  1. Use the packing tape to construct your box. Make sure its taped up extremely well if you are shipping to Swamps Phase of Ranger school. They have a serious ant problem.
  2. I chose card stock in the colors of our wedding, pink and navy blue. But you can choose any colors your solider will love. Glue or Mod Podge the card stock on the inside surfaces of your box.
  3. Use the stickers and photographs to decorate the box in a personal way your Solider will love!



Remember, no one knows your Solider like you do! Don’t be afraid to be cheesy, mushy, or just plain funny. You are supplying smiles and happy thoughts where they don’t come often! I can’t wait to see what you come up with! Happy Crafting!

lyssa

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