DIY Party gift bags
DIY Party gift bags
1. Download my arrangement for a baby allowance bag here! Cut out the arrangement as shown. I fabricated this one small, absolute for baby ability or allowance cards, because the arrangement prints on accepted letter sized paper, and fits altogether on a lot of clutter mail archive pages. However, you can draft it up and accomplish beyond accoutrements if you wish!
2. Choose a section of clutter mail to about-face into your Party gift bags. I chose this page of apparatus from a catalog, because I am application this one to authority a marriage battery allowance card.
3. Trace the arrangement on to the called clutter mail piece.
4. (Traced pattern) Tip: If you plan on authoritative abounding bags, cement your arrangement to a section of agenda (cereal boxes plan great!), and it will endure longer!
5. Cut out the clutter mail on the curve that you traced.
6. Flip your page over so that the central of the bag is adverse up. Bend up the beyond flaps, which will be the basal of your bag. The bend should anatomy a almost beeline band if they are all folded.
7. Bend in the long, attenuated ancillary flap. This is area you will cement the Party gift bags together.
8. Bend the added 3 vertical corners of the bag in. Use the arrangement as a adviser as you go to accomplish abiding your edges are square.
9. Un bend your piece, and analysis to accomplish abiding your creases bout up with the abject curve on the pattern.
10. With the central of the bag still adverse you, bend down the top edge.
11. Un-fold the top edge. The bulge you fabricated will appear in accessible later. Flip over the section so you can see the oustide of the bag.
12. Bend over your bag on the vertical curve that run down the centermost of the abandon of the bag. These are the folds that accredit your bag to bend flat. Use the arrangement as a guide. It's aswell accessible to attending at a agenda grocery bag or absolute allowance Party gift bags to anticipate which way all the folds go.
13. Accomplish the angled folds on the sides. These aswell accredit the bag to bend flat. (They are alternative though, back you apparently won't wish it collapsed if you are application it anyway!)
14. Add some cement to the attenuated ancillary flap.
15. Cement forth the vertical ancillary so your agenda now forms a aboveboard tube.
16. Bend in the basal flaps.
17. Cement the basal flaps on the bag.
18. The Party gift bags continuing up...
19. Now you will advance that endure bulge in your agenda by anxiously folding the top of the bag into the inside. This gives you a nice, accomplished bend about the opening. No charge to glue.
20. Top bend of the bag, afterwards it has been bankrupt in...
21. Application a aperture punch, bite holes for the handles.
22. Add some cord for handles. I like to use debris I've had lying around. You can aswell use the cord off of allowance accoutrements that are ripped or no best use-able, or use any added award or cord you accept about the house. TIP: For an added touch, bite a aperture in addition section of agenda and cord it through one of the handles for a tag!
23. Done! A beautiful, one of a affectionate allowance bag fabricated out of recycled clutter mail! It's a absolute admeasurement to authority clutter mail earrings! :-) And, you can even use disconnected clutter mail central for aegis and adorning packing.
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