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Quilled Box

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Difficulty Level Beginner
Quilled Box  | Hobbyideas

This beautiful quilling box is made using the basic techniques of quilling like tight and loose quills. These simple basic techniques in quilling craft can be used in a variety of ways to create wonderful looking objects. You may use this box to gift a ring / or a pair of earrings to your loved ones or make it into any desired shape and size as per your wish

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how to do it yourself

Quilled Box  - Step 1 | Hobbyideas

Take any two contrasting coloured quilling strips or you may choose the colours you like
You will need about 60 strips in two colours to make the base of the box
Roll the strips into tight quills and let it loosen a bit in the centre. See the image for reference
Shape each rolled quill into a leaf shape

Quilled Box  - Step 2 | Hobbyideas

To make the base of the box make 8 petaled flowers in the centre and stick the petals to each other properly using Fevicol MR
Firmly stick about 3 to 4 layers of the petals radiating outwards. Refer the image
Start building the layer of the petals upwards on the outermost layer of the base
Use the petals in alternate colours to form a nice pattern for the box

Quilled Box  - Step 3 | Hobbyideas

Build about 8 layers of petals upwards for the wall of the box and stick them properly using Fevicol MR

Quilled Box  - Step 4 | Hobbyideas

Roll a tight quill disk measuring same as that of the inner circumference of the box

Quilled Box  - Step 5 | Hobbyideas

To make the flower on the lid of the box, you will need to make loose quills in two colours
To make the two coloured loose quill, join two coloured papers at their ends to make a long paper strip and roll it on the slotted quilling tool to make loose quills
There are 3 sizes of loose quills for the three layers of petals of the flower. The lower most layer has bigger sized loose quills of about 10 in number. The middle layer with the medium sized loose quills are with about 8 in number, and the smallest upper layer with 6 petals

Quilled Box  - Step 6 | Hobbyideas

Arrange and stick the tear drops in the 3 layers on the disk made earlier

Quilled Box  - Step 7 | Hobbyideas

Take a pink coloured quilling strip and cut even fringes on the strip

Quilled Box  - Step 8 | Hobbyideas

Roll the fringed strip of paper on the quilling tool to make a fringed flower
Stick the end firmly using Fevicol MR

Quilled Box  - Step 9 | Hobbyideas

Stick the fringed flower in the centre of the lid to give a final touch

you will need

Fevicol MR, Quilling Strips, Slotted Quilling Tool


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Posted 3 years ago

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Posted 3 years ago

bookmarked for future :)