Instagram YouTube Pinterest Facebook
Looking to redecorate your home? Crafting for the holidays? Need a fun idea to do with the kids? We have craft ideas for all occasions and experience levels! From simple home decor projects to personalized giftable items, we are sure you will find projects that inspire. Be sure and share any projects you do with our products using #decoartprojects for a chance to be featured.

Geometric Trinket Boxes

By: Atta Girl Says
April 11, 2016

print Pinterest
Geometric Trinket Boxes
Pinterest Logo

Have you noticed that geometric design is hot, hot, hot? These colorful geometric trinket boxes are totally on trend. I love the way the bold pops of color contrast with the raw wood. Bold, colorful, modern -- I love everything about this trend. These colorful geometric trinket boxes are totally on trend. I love the way the bold pops of color contrast with the raw wood.

Items needed:

  • Americana Acrylics 2oz - Teal Mint
  • Americana Acrylics 2oz - Frosted Plum
  • Americana Acrylics 2oz - Chartreuse Yellow
  • Americana Acrylics 2oz - Bright Salmon
  • Americana Acrylics 2oz - Aqua Sky
  • Americana Acrylics 2oz - Desert Cactus
  • Americana Acrylics 2oz - Colonial Blue
  • Painters Tape
  • Assorted Brushes
  • Wood Trinket Box


These little trinket boxes are so fun and easy to make, especially using the new 2016 Americana colors.

Instruction #1 - 77df1f1c-ccca-4ebb-a625-de8d0fadf4ee
Pinterest Logo

Drill a hole in the center of each box lid. Use screws to attach cabinet knobs to each lid.

Instruction #2 - 3df3158a-7de4-43b1-8312-6ea1db69fc7a
Pinterest Logo

Use painter's tape to mask off geometric shapes on the boxes and lids. Paint each side with the colors of your choice.

Instruction #3 - 55291a68-d5cb-4497-bcd3-7403262ea10c
Pinterest Logo

I think it works best to apply the tape randomly and to decorate each side with different colors and patterns.

Depending on the color and coverage you want, you will need two to three coats of paint for each color block.

For best results, remove the painter's tape before the paint has dried completely.

Instruction #4 - c8288765-f627-4874-adb2-347136f5a4d0
Pinterest Logo

These little boxes are the perfect size to store jewelry or special treasures.

Instruction #5 - 9d28261a-73cc-495d-8b02-d2020fa18b62
Pinterest Logo
Instruction #6 - 17241bf1-af0d-4b18-bca7-2994e15cb747
Pinterest Logo
Instruction #7 - 405bbb93-2f6a-4b7c-b237-b92c79243ae8
Pinterest Logo

Be sure to visit Atta Girl Says  for more projects and to learn more about Amy.


Leave a comment: