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any ideas how to make outdoor chistmas packages for decorating Answered

i would like to make packages for outdoor christmas decorating. i intend to wrap foil like wrapping paper over something. but im thinking carboard boxes will get dilapadated.any ideas are welcome.

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ChrysN (author)2012-11-28

Garbage cans, large plastic containers, wood crates, cinder blocks.

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feltingirl (author)ChrysN2012-11-30

I will need some larger box shaped packages. thanks for the ideas.

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canucksgirl (author)2012-11-28

Regular boxes will work (I've done this and we get a lot of rain, much like Seattle does). Just seal the edges of the foil (or foil gift wrap, which is what I used) with a good clear packing tape. Unless they sit in a puddle, or you rip them before they go out, they'll last until the holidays are over. (I was even able to unwrap them and keep the boxes afterwards).

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feltingirl (author)canucksgirl2012-11-30

thank you so much for the info. glad to know they will hold up for the holiday.

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