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How to craft a father's day box & mini book keepsake

Craft a Father's Day Box & Mini Book Keepsake

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Cover the outside of box with French Country papers.

Cover the outside of box with French Country papers.

Embellish the cover using chipboard elements, metal accents and a title.

Embellish the cover using chipboard elements, metal accents and a title.

Create a fun banner with French County scraps and chipboard pieces.

Create a fun banner with French County scraps and chipboard pieces.

Cover each mini book with paper.

Cover each mini book with paper.

You can make them all the same or mix and match the patterns making each book a little different.

You can make them all the same or mix and match the patterns making each book a little different.

Add names to each book with misc. Alphabet stickers.

Add names to each book with misc. Alphabet stickers.

I created a mini book for each child/grand child. Each mini book will be given to each family member to fill in & share photos, special thoughts & memories of dad.

I created a mini book for each child/grand child. Each mini book will be given to each family member to fill in & share photos, special thoughts & memories of dad.

On Father's Day I will present the complete set to dad.

On Father's Day I will present the complete set to dad.

This project is a great gift for any occasion. Simply customize the papers used to suit the theme...milestone birthdays, Christmas, anniversaries, grads, retirement, etc. limitless possibilities!!

  • Blank box and book set
  • Graphic 45 French Country papers
  • Graphic 45 French Country chipboard
  • Graphic 45 Ornate book label
  • Graphic 45 door plate & handle
  • Metal clock face
  • Misc. Brads
  • Crown chipboard
  • Pocket watch chipboard
  • Word charm
  • Key
  • Ribbon & jute scraps
  • "Dad" chipboard letters
  • Misc. Alphabet stickers