Geometric Thread Box

INSIDE : Learn how to create a gorgeous geometric thread box using washi tape and acrylic paint.  You will love this simple DIY craft project so much, you’ll want to paint all the boxes.

Learn how to create a gorgeous geometric thread box using washi tape and acrylic paint.  You will love this simple DIY craft project so much, you'll want to paint all the boxes. Delineate Your Dwelling #paintedbox #geometricbox

Today I will be showing how to create this fun and so easy Geometric Thread Box.  I use it in my updated Guest Room + Office space!  I love the natural wood showing through and the cheerful colors, too.
 

What supplies do I need to make a Geometric Thread Box?

Various colors of Acrylic Paint
Washi Tape or Painter’s Tape
 
Using your washi tape, create a pattern across your entire wooden box.  There was no rhyme or reason to this particular pattern.
 

Once you have all your tape applied, break out your sponge brush and start filling in your empty spaces.

Learn how to create a gorgeous geometric thread box using washi tape and acrylic paint.  You will love this simple DIY craft project so much, you'll want to paint all the boxes. Delineate Your Dwelling #paintedbox #geometricbox

 

I used an orange, pale pink and white paint as my three colors.

Learn how to create a gorgeous geometric thread box using washi tape and acrylic paint.  You will love this simple DIY craft project so much, you'll want to paint all the boxes. Delineate Your Dwelling #paintedbox #geometricbox

 

Let your paint dry a little bit but not all the way and then remove the tape.

Learn how to create a gorgeous geometric thread box using washi tape and acrylic paint.  You will love this simple DIY craft project so much, you'll want to paint all the boxes. Delineate Your Dwelling #paintedbox #geometricbox

 

You could leave your box as is, but I wanted to add one more final touch.

Learn how to create a gorgeous geometric thread box using washi tape and acrylic paint.  You will love this simple DIY craft project so much, you'll want to paint all the boxes. Delineate Your Dwelling #paintedbox #geometricbox

I found an old glass door knob I had bought forever ago but never found a use for and removed the screw and bolts from the back of it.  With some simple hot.glue it was secured to my box and the perfect lid opener.

Learn how to create a gorgeous geometric thread box using washi tape and acrylic paint.  You will love this simple DIY craft project so much, you'll want to paint all the boxes. Delineate Your Dwelling #paintedbox #geometricbox

The shape of this box is so perfect for holding all my sewing threads.

Learn how to create a gorgeous geometric thread box using washi tape and acrylic paint.  You will love this simple DIY craft project so much, you'll want to paint all the boxes. Delineate Your Dwelling #paintedbox #geometricbox

Learn how to create a gorgeous geometric thread box using washi tape and acrylic paint.  You will love this simple DIY craft project so much, you'll want to paint all the boxes. Delineate Your Dwelling #paintedbox #geometricbox
 
 
This is just one of the MANY projects I created and use in the Guest Room + Office update.
 
To see other projects from my Guest Room + Office, see here!

Guest room-office update, Delineateyourdwelling.com


I have done so many fun painted and patterned boxes over the years!  
Here are a few of my favorite ones.

Floral Painted Wooden Box | Cacti Embroidered Box | Marbled Box | Button Box
Geometric Thread Box | Memory Box | Onesie Shadow Box | Floral Painted Box

14 thoughts on “Geometric Thread Box

  1. Great minds… I totally use washi tape for painting projects! Those colors and the wood grain stole my heart, off to go pin like crazy!!

    I always look forward to your projects, Amy!

    We really appreciate the linkup at Outside [the Box]! Hope to see more bombdigity projects from you– Tuesdays @ 5pm EST.

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