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DIY project of the day (bird print decoupage box)/ kreativni projekt dana (dekupaž kutija s uzorkom ptica)

Speaking of birds......Besides being a bird lover, I'm also a bird print/pattern lover. Today I'm posting a simple DIY project. I bought this wooden box a while back. To customize it, I decided to paint it with acrylics. Apparently that wasn't enough for me, so after I while I tried the decoupage technique on this little box. I selected bird print. I must say that I'm really happy with the result. I love this little yellow box. It is like a rain of sunshine. Do you like it? Do you enjoy taking part in DIY projects? Do you like bird print and patterns?

Kad smo već na temi ptica....Osim što volim ptice, volim i uzorke na temu pticu. Danas obavljujem jednostavni napravi sam projekt.  Prije dosta vremena kupila sam ovu drvenu kutiju. Kako bi je učinila više svojom, odlučila sam se oslikati akrilnim bojama. To mi nije bilo dovoljno, pa sam odlučila isprobati i dekupaž tehniku na ovoj maloj kutijici. Odabrala sam ptičji uzorak. Moram reći da sam zadovoljna s rezultatiom. Jako mi se sviđa ova žuta kutijica. Baš je kao malo sunce. Uživate li vi u napravi sam projektima? Volite li ptičje printove i uzorke?


  1. i liked this kind of thing! Do it by yourself! Great post!
    Mónica Sors

  2. This is so beautiful, I love birds and anything vintage looking

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  3. Love it! Have a great weekend.

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  4. Great post dear!

  5. so cute

  6. Dear Ivana, I like the wooden box both with your illustration but also with the birds on it! I have to admit that I assuem I have too less patience for a DIY project like this - although I like the result so much! Birds are wonderful.
    xx from Bavaria/Germany, Rena

  7. Ma che brava.

  8. Jao kako je preslatka, baš si joj udahnula novi život s ovim ptičicama i toplim bojama, strašno mi se sviđa! :)

  9. Che lavoro meraviglioso piace anche a me
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  10. Mnogo je slatko! Izgleda kao neka vintage kutijica :) Ma nema šta ti ne ide od ruke :)

  11. Linda decoração amei, bom final de semana, obrigado pela visita.

  12. Very cool idwa! I'll keep this in my mind. Thanks for sharing Ivana))

  13. Hai fatto davvero un gran bel lavoro Ivana!
    Ti è venuta deliziosa quella scaola con il motivo ad uccellini, mi iacciono tantissimo i colori che hai usato! :D

  14. Dearest Ivana,
    your decoupage-bird-box looks lovely - I'm also a "birds-friens", so I like the bird motif VERY much, too. You've made "something new out of something old" and it's a nice DIY - so it would also perfectly fit my ANL linkup. Do you want? I would be very happy!
    Hugs Traude

  15. Lovely post dear! Have a great weekend! xx

  16. stupenda Ivana, hai avuto un'idea magnifica
    buon sabato, un abbraccio
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  17. Thank you for sharing your point of view! Indeed, this is the kind of information I was ready to discuss, and be part of...

    I really enjoyed checking the differences of opinion, and yours really gave me the perspective I needed!

    Thank You!

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  18. I am glad that you decided to do the bird print, Ivana as it's beautiful. I love that the end result looks vintage.

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  19. I don't just like this, I love it! Turned out so beautiful. Almost looks like a different box than the original. I'm not a huge bird lover but your choice of paper is perfect. I also don't do a ton of diys but I find the few I do very fun even though they never turn out great cos I lack the patience to do it right. I collect wooden boxes like yours and use them for decoration in and around my house. Home Goods has a ton of very pretty ones. Yours reminds me of of one I own. It's not a bird print but has a vintage vibe to it that I also see in yours. By the way what do you use yours for. It's very beautiful!

    1. I still haven't decided how to use it. Perhaps it will become a gift for someone.

  20. Thanks a lot :D

    wooow, love it :D look so cool

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  21. I love little things like that. And beautiful boxes are my favourite :) . Cheers Margot

  22. Super, preslatko izgleda :D
    sestra je nedavno kupila ljepilo za decoupage tako da je počela s tim, baš me zanima što će sve preurediti :)

    1. hvala....ja još nisam isprobala decoupage ljepilo, dosada sam više improvizirala.

  23. You've done a wonderful job! My first thought when seeing the end result, was how it looks like a prop from an old romantic movie :) Great choice of acrylics and bird print :) You must be proud to use it, knowing you've created it yourself!

  24. So beautiful, looks vintage. I love the birds on it.

  25. This is glorious!!! What a lovely project and how well you did it!!! I've done Decopage on cards and on cardboard but never on furniture!x

    1. thank you so much:) I'm still figuring out this technique.

  26. That's a grat DIY!

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  27. such a DIY project!

  28. Beautiful box! I wish I was creative and crafty!

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  29. Looks so pretty!
    Have a nice week-end!
    Gil Zetbase

  30. This is a very lovely post.


  31. Such a beautiful work dear, wonderful box, you are so talented !!


  32. You did a fabulous job Ivana! The print is stunning and I love the box.

  33. It's lovely! I love the color and prints on it. Good job :)

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  34. I love the outcome, Ivana. You have done an amazing job on it, the box looks so so beautiful, kinda dreamy, if you know what I mean. Happy new week, girl.
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  35. Bravo, predivna kutijica! I ja sam se bavila dekupažom i uvek mi je milo kada sama nešto napravim, ukrasim ili osmislim. A, motiv ptica koji si koristila je jako lep i originalno izgleda.

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