DIY Rustic Tray Craft Box - Raggedy Bits

DIY Rustic Tray Craft Box

DIY Surprise Craft Box - Rustic Tray -

I can’t believe it’s October already!! Boy has the year flown by and I’m super excited to share with you October’s DIY Surprise Craft Box! With the warmer months ahead it is time for entertaining outside with family and friends which inspired me for this month’s project!

DIY Surprise Craft Box - Rustic Tray -

This rustic tray is sure to come in handy while entertaining or will make the perfect gift this Christmas.

DIY Surprise Craft Box - Rustic Tray -

Then when not in use style it with your favourite things!

DIY Surprise Craft Box - Rustic Tray -

I can’t wait to see your tray!

Rustic Tray Tutorial

Tune in on Friday the 21st at 6 pm AEST in our Facebook Group for the LIVE tutorial.

Not on Facebook? We’ve got you covered! As always the tutorial will be posted here as soon as possible for you to watch at your own leisure.

For our BONUS Friday Craft Night we are going to be making a set of 4 napkin holders.

Farmhouse Napkin Supplies needed:
* 4 to 6 Toilet Paper roll inserts
* Ribbon or Burlap – both wide enough to cover cut in half a toilet roll
* Embellishments – buttons flowers, ribbon etc
* Scissors
* Glue Gun
* Coordinating paint colour
* Paint Brush

Below are the instructions for this month’s projects which can be downloaded and printed for you to make your projects at your own pace.


  • Make sure to give your rounds and wood a really good sand to remove any loose wood and give a nice smooth finish.


Don’t forget to share your finished projects or ask any questions in our —-> DIY Surprise Box Creatives Group. Not on Facebook? That’s ok! Feel free to email your finished projects to I sure would LOVE to see them!

Happy Painting and Creating!