How to update an old toy box using Marvel Comics

So, I have this boring old storage box........................
Turning a plain toy box into a marvel one


I have a box load of Marvel Comics and Mod Podge................................
Using mod podge on wood

I source some foam and fabric on eBay ........................
adding a foam lid on a toy box

Wahey, my boy (er me!) now has a funky homemade comic book toy box complete with cushioned lid!!!

covering the foam lid with material

 Superhero toy box

Superhero toy box covered with Marvel Comics



He loves it
I LOVE IT

Might make another one!!

6 comments:

  1. Love this! Great work Mama!!
    I've been keeping my eyes peeled in charity shops for a toy box or chest I could personalise for Caleb. The search continues!

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    1. Thank you :D
      Don't forget gumtree - you can get some bargains on there x

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  2. Ohh wow!! That looks fantastic!! Well done you x

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  3. This looks amazing! I'm not surprised your son absolutely loves it! How long did it take you to do? x

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    1. Thank you, it took me the whole of last summer, I'd just do a bit every now and then.

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