Secondhand Chic: Turning a Backgammon Game into the Most Awesome Pencil Box Ever.

by DIY Maven

Secondhand Chic: Turning a Backgammon Game into the Most Awesome Pencil Box Ever.

So one of the five projects I contributed to Make It! Secondhand Chic is an embroidered boxes how-to, which includes two of my original embroidery patterns. I purchased the wooden 7 1/2" x 11 3/4" backgammon set pictured above to include in the tutorial, but my idea of turning it into a pencil box didn't really fall into the how-to's category, which was 'The Bathroom', unless, of course, you're in the habit of sketching in the tub. But I digress. Here's what I did to make it the most awesome pencil box ever:

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