Crafts: Keep all of your recipes together in style

Turn an ordinary recipe box into a creative work of art.

| June 2009

  • Craft project supplies
    SUPPLIES: Gather your supplies before beginning a craft project to save time. Having everything at your fingertips also usually makes the work go smoother.
    Nate Skow
  • Finished Recipe Box project
    COMPLETED PROJECT: This simple recipe box took about a day to complete.
    Nate Skow

  • Craft project supplies
  • Finished Recipe Box project

Even if you’re a beginner, making a recipe box for yourself or to give as a gift can be fun and easy. Here are some simple instructions.


Materials needed:

Wooden recipe box





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