Matches come in a decorative reusable cardboard box with watercolor brush strokes in red, orange and yellow on one side, green, blue, indigo, and violet on the other. One edge of the box has a strip to strike the matches, and each box includes approximately 40 matches with red match tips measuring 4" long. Perfect as thoughtful, stylish hostess gifts or in gift baskets, these decorative matches are also a perfect accompaniment for the gift of a candle. Box and Bean's safety matches are 4 inches long, so lighting candles as they burn down is a breeze. The box measures 4 1/4" long by 2 1/2" wide.