Hello, long time no see. So much has happened over the last year. Much of which I don’t feel comfortable sharing just yet.
But to kickstart my blog again I thought I’d make a quick tutorial on a gift box I made.
What you need:
- Thick Scrapbook Paper
- Protractor Triangle
- Scotch Tape or Glue
I used this paper. It’s 21X15 CM.
Measure out how big you want your box to be. This depends on the paper. My measurements were 8X2X8X2X1 CM.
Cut the paper lightly with the knife, just to make folding easier. After you did this, turn the paper and measure 2 CM for the overlap on the top and bottom. If you made the sides of your box bigger, make sure you’ll measure out the top and bottom accordingly.
Cut the sides on the top and bottom like the picture above shows.
Glue the 1CM overlap and the bottom or, if the glue won’t hold (like on my boxes) use scotch tape to put them together.
And that’s it, really. Quick and easy.