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10 Ideas for Items to Put in Your Memory Box

10 Ideas for Items to Put in Your Memory Box

Written by: Make Memento


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A memory box is a special place where you can store items that hold sentimental value. Whether it's photographs, letters, or trinkets, a memory box is a great way to keep your memories organised and preserved. 

But what exactly should you put in your memory box? In this blog post, we'll explore ten ideas for items to put in your memory box.


These are probably the most common items to put in a memory box. From family portraits to snapshots of your travels, photographs are a great way to remember special moments.


Whether it's a love letter or a handwritten note from a friend, letters can be incredibly meaningful and are worth holding onto.


From concerts to sporting events, ticket stubs are a great way to remember the good times you had. You never know how much value they'll hold in the future also, so best to keep them safe!


Did you pick up a seashell on your beach holiday, or a keychain from your trip to Paris? Souvenirs are a great way to remember the places you've been.


Whether it's a drawing from your child or a painting you created, artwork is a great way to capture a moment in time.


If you're someone who likes to write, consider adding a journal or diary to your memory box, it'll be so much fun to look back on in years to come!


If you have kids, you may want to keep items such as their first outfit, their hospital band, or a lock of hair in your memory box.


Whether it's a necklace from your grandmother or a bracelet you received as a gift, jewellery can hold a lot of sentimental value.


If you've won awards or received certificates for your achievements, add them to your memory box to remember your accomplishments.


Finally, consider adding any other personal mementos that hold sentimental value, such as a favourite book or a piece of fabric from a special outfit.

And those are just a few ideas; the possibilities are endless! A memory box is a great way to keep your memories and keepsakes organised and preserved. 

By adding items such as photographs, letters, souvenirs, and personal mementos, you can create a special place that reminds you of the people, places, and experiences that have shaped your life. So why not start your own memory box today and begin collecting items that hold special meaning to you?


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Make Memento is your go-to destination for expertly handcrafted, personalised gifts. With an emphasis on creativity and attention to detail, our UK-based workshop offers a delightful range of handmade items, shipping not just locally but globally. Whether you're seeking a unique keepsake box, a custom keyring, or something else entirely, each piece is thoughtfully designed to capture your memories and sentiments. Visit Make Memento to explore our collection of creative, personalised gifts, perfect for every occasion and recipient.