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Beautiful Boxes for a Special Occasion

Updated on October 30, 2014

Choose a Keepsake Box for a Special Gift

I love receiving a special gift in a special container. It is so much fun to open a package and find a beautiful box. The box is very special by itself, but then you open it up and it has another special surprise. This lens will feature a number of beautiful keepsake boxes that would make a great gift all by themselves. If you combine them with a special trinket...you will have a wonderful gift for that someone special .

If you are looking for something different for wrapping your special gift, this lens will also give you some unique suggestions. How about a cute Teddy Bear that says Love is Forever, or perhaps a mug that says I Love You ?

photograph by Mary Beth Granger

Keepsake Boxes make Wonderful Birthday Gifts

What a better way to let someone know they are special than putting their gift in a special box! These boxes are great gifts by themselves or as a container for a special trinket.

Special Boxes for Special Gifts

Here are some great ideas for gift boxes. Some are expensive by themselves and other are quite inexpensive. Either way, they make a wonderful container for that special Gift trinket.

To Wrap or Not to Wrap

I like my gift wrapped in a special container. It shows the giver put some thought into making the gift special for me. I also enjoy finding just the right containers to wrap the trinkets I give to my loved ones.

Do you want your gift wrapped in something special?

Do you like to use special containers?

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What is you best idea for wrapping a special gift?

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      Michey LM 4 years ago

      Thinking about the wrapping means more thinking about the person, and presentation of the gift... I don't want to see my gifts wrapt in a newspaper.... LOL

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      ohcaroline 7 years ago

      I think a gift should be wrapped to be made special, no matter what it is.

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      anonymous 7 years ago

      Beautiful gift ideas for everyone here.

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      Virginia Allain 7 years ago from Central Florida

      These are all wonderful gift ideas! Fun to browse.

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      WindyWintersHubs 7 years ago from Vancouver Island, BC

      Lovely additions to your keepsake treasures. Love those flowers. :)

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      Sandy Mertens 7 years ago from Frozen Tundra

      More computer is acting up so I couldn't add to the duel. Your CafePress shop and lens looks so nice, it has inspired me. 5 stars.

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      Cynthia Sylvestermouse 7 years ago from United States

      These are all so beautiful!!! I love the idea of a keepsake box for a graduation gift, or really any gift, but I just the the idea for graduation keepsakes was awesome! I always love your photos!

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      spunkyduckling 7 years ago

      I love it all. Sometimes I use gift bags but I love cute shaped gift boxes. I love taking the gift itself and turning it into the packaging like a diaper cake or towel lollips etc..As for valentine hmm..wonder what I could come up with?

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      Faye Rutledge 8 years ago from Concord VA

      Beautiful boxes...I'll keep them in mind.

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      HorseAndPony LM 8 years ago

      I do love special gift containers. My favorite that you have listed is the Fall Chrysanthemum Keepsake Box. What a great gift box.

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      Jennifer P Tanabe 8 years ago from Red Hook, NY

      Oh these are lovely! They certainly make a small gift very special.

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      julieannbrady 8 years ago

      You've reminded me of this keepsake like box that is round -- I don't think it was meant to be a keeper, but I have it sitting on a shelf in my home office. These make such great gifts, yes?

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      Cynthia Sylvestermouse 8 years ago from United States

      These boxes would be a great place for me to store my "not as good as yours" photos!

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      Seeking Pearls 8 years ago from Pueblo West

      Your gift boxes are delightful. Nice lens Mary-Beth:)

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      anonymous 8 years ago

      Thanks for checking out my 2 measly lenses. Can't believe you have 41, it takes so much time to make one. I will make a note to check them out. Added this lens to my Lensroll on both my pages. :)

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      Patricia 8 years ago

      More great stuff!

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      Winter52 LM 8 years ago

      Boxes must have something magical about them because they are so hard to let go of. And if it is made for you by someone you love, they are even more magical. Our dad made each of his daughters a keepsake box. Haven't thought of it in years (mine burned in a fire) but must ask my husband to make one for our daughter.

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      ElizabethJeanAl 8 years ago

      Beautiful lens!

      Thanks for sharing

      Lizzy

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      Sherry Venegas 8 years ago from La Verne, CA

      Enjoyed this. Boxes. Love them. Yours are wonderful. Thanks for visiting. Sherry

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      Nancy Tate Hellams 8 years ago from Pendleton, SC

      This lens will be featured on my Graduation Gifts lens and you have inspired me to make a few boxes, too. Thank you.

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      Nancy Tate Hellams 8 years ago from Pendleton, SC

      Great work on these beautiful boxes and bags. I love your wonderful photography.

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      squid-janices7 8 years ago

      Great lens with beautiful boxes! Thanks for stopping by my Valentine Party Games lens. 5* for you:)

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      Sukeydoo 8 years ago

      Great lens, love the keepsake boxes and the tote bags - definately a winner for Valentines day - photos are beautiful.

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      RinchenChodron 8 years ago

      I enjoyed your ideas here. I'd like to invite you go join my Your Sweethearts or Valentine’s Resource Group! Well done.

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      Karicor 8 years ago

      Beautiful and unique gift boxes. These really make a gift extra special and are a treasure by themselves. 5*s!

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      TheInfamous7 8 years ago

      Well reminded mbg!! ;-) x Good Work...

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      Tarra99 8 years ago

      Lensrolling to http://www.squidoo.com/romantic-gifts

      :o) love your pics!

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      Joan4 8 years ago

      Be sure this lens is on my Valentine's Day Directory! Great gift ideas - and I do love the beautiful boxes!