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Easy Tiny Envelopes. Guest tutorial by Ruth Bleakley I discovered this envelope making method completely by accident when pulling soggy rain-soaked mail out of my leaky mailbox - I had a total *eureka* moment when the envelope I gingerly opened up completely unfolded at the seams revealing an envelope "template" perfectly.

Easy Tiny Envelopes

I've seen many envelope tutorials online, some offer downloadable templates, some show fancy paper folding techniques and some suggest specific measurements to create your own D.I.Y. envelopes. I'm going to show you how to replicate any interesting envelope that you might already have, no measuring involved! Click below for the how-to: 1. 2. 3. 4. 5. Sweet Tooth Pouch. We don't normally have a lot of candy in the house.

Sweet Tooth Pouch

Well, the Halloween candy (at least nothing with chocolate - because that's all eaten within hours) is still in a jar in the kitchen cupboard. This little project was inspired by my son who asks for candy from the brightly colored packages at the checkout at Target. GUIRNALDA NAVIDEÑA CON WASHI TAPE. Coloring Craft Projects, Patterns, Ideas. I Love My Craft Cutting Machine Create your own cutouts, stickers, stencils and wall art with a craft cutter and coloring page art.

Coloring Craft Projects, Patterns, Ideas

I own a Silhouette Cameo craft cutter and I use it to make all sorts of paper crafts and gifts from my own clip art and coloring pages. I created the little gingerbread men paper garland above using the art from one of my printable Christmas coloring pages. Did you know that coloring books can be a valuable and free source for craft patterns? You can design all types of crafts from line art pictures. You can create one-of--kind clip art images, paper borders, applique designs, pieced paper crafts, iris-folding apertures, stencil crafts, quilting patterns and iron on transfers from coloring page pictures. Blank. Making your own envelopes is often a task most won't attempt for many reasons.

Blank

When you take the time to make a gorgeous card, doesn't it deserve its own gorgeous wrapper? With Scor-Pal, making your own envelopes is now a super easy task. The Scor-Pal when paired with these simple key measurements will make the task easy. DIY / Christmas trees. Tutorial - Swirly Sweetheart Daisy. A photo tutorial by: Lisa Gregory Product list *Scallop Circle punch. 2 inch is a good size*Medium Retro Flower punch*Tulip Puffy Paint*Heat gun*tweezers (long handle) optional*Thin handle paint brush or skewer*ink pad (coordinate color with card stock color used for flower center)*Cardstock in 2 colors, one light for flower, the other your choice color for flower center color.

Tutorial - Swirly Sweetheart Daisy

36 Do It Yourself Gift Box Tutorials For Your Christmas Presents « PrintRadar - Scanning digital space. TUTORIAL: Geo Christmas Ornament — Compulsive Craftiness. Here’s another Christmas ornament that is super easy to make, and even cheaper than my felt pom pom ornament . It’s simply 20 circles, cut out of your favorite paper, and glued together into a sphere. While really simple, I think that it’s also really striking and fun. If you have circle punches, this craft could easily be done alone with supervision by a kindergartner. Even a younger preschool-aged child could help glue it together in the later steps, once the circles are cut and folded. I love crafts that get the kids involved. Want to make your own? Gift Ideas for poor creative souls (6) You know how it goes, a friend calls you and invites you to dinner at the last minute.

Gift Ideas for poor creative souls (6)

Page corner bookmarks. This project comes to you at the request of Twitterer @GCcapitalM.

page corner bookmarks

I used to believe that a person could never have too many books, or too many bookmarks. Then I moved into an apartment slightly larger than some people’s closets (and much smaller than many people’s garages) and all these beliefs got turned on their naïeve little heads. But what a person can always look for more of is really cool unique bookmarks. Placeholders special enough for the books that are special enough to remain in your culled-out-of-spacial-necessity collection. Page corner bookmarks are cute, practical and deeply under-represented in the world.* They’re easy to make, easy to customize, and will set you apart from all those same-same flat rectangular bookmarks.

Paper Cherry Blossom Display. How to make gift bags from newspaper. When I bought something at a store recently, the clerk handed me my purchase in a bag made from a newspaper.

How to make gift bags from newspaper

I liked it very much and had to make some more—thus today's DIY recycled newspaper project: gift bags made from the Wall Street Journal. You can vary the dimensions, of course, but here's what I used to create a bag that's 5" tall, 4.5" wide, and 3" deep. Stack two sheets of newspaper on top of each other. How-To: &Stained Glass& Votive Holders. By Jenny Ryan Many times when I’m at the grocery or drug store, I can’t resist throwing a few scented votive candles in my cart.

How-To: &Stained Glass& Votive Holders

When I’m ready to burn them, it’s easy enough to sit one on a cute little vintage china saucer, but I recently decided to try and find a fancier display solution for them. I also wanted the project to be inexpensive, and the materials used to be things I already had on hand. I was inspired by memories of making faux-stained glass in elementary school and came up with these fun little glass votive holders. This project is quick and easy, and a great way to whip up custom party décor on the cheap. Materials. Free christmas gift. Origami Christmas Tree Tutorial free christmas gift origami photo tutorial.

free christmas gift

To begin, you will need 7 different sheets of paper. For the tutorial I’m using white for ease of photographing, this will be the trunk and so should be out of either brown or black (I’ve never found brown copy paper, so I use black). The remaining 6 sheets should be varying sizes. Here is what the trunk and first piece look like standing up. After folding the remaining green pieces it is ready for final assembly. Start with the next largest green piece and insert it on top of the tree that has already been put together. This should be the result with all the pieces assembled. This is the result of the tree standing. Printable Gift Bag Templates - Cute Bags with Handles. Make a cute bag like this one with my free printable gift box and gift bag templates. Free Gift Box Templates - Blank Make a gift bag or box using your own craft paper and card stock. Print one of these templates onto the blank side.

Click the box you want to make for further instructions and free template: Envelope Book. A Basic Envelope Book Materials Needed: To create a basic envelope book you will need: 4 envelopes all the same size2 pieces of plain cardstock cut to the same size as the envelopesPatterned scrapbook papers to cover the cardA piece of cardstock as wide as the envelopes and 12" longA length of ribbon Cover the plain cardstock with the patterned scrapbook paper, snipping the corners to get a neater finish. Fold the long piece of cardstock accordion style. Lay the ribbon across the centre of both covers, tape down to stabilize if necessary and glue the spine in place. Cover the inside front cover with patterned scrapbook paper and an envelope to the back cover.

It's up to you whether to cut the flaps off or leave them on -- either way looks good. How To Build The World's Best Paper Airplanes. Paper Flower Garland Backdrop.