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It takes a keen eye to see the original suitcase above and have the vision to transform it into a gorgeous picnic basket for a surprise birthday feast. It all started with a $15 vintage suitcase that had seen better days...

Sibylle from Fun.kyti.me is the genius crafter behind this project and her husband, Thomas', birthday was the inspiration.

The "before" shows what an endeavor Sibylle undertook.

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And the "after," even when next to a photo of the original, it's hard to believe it's the same case. Just amazing!

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To see the full post, describing the metamorphosis, head over to Fun.kyti.me.

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