Why not use the pretty Festive Wonder papers to make these quick and easy gift bags?
Step 1: Print out some of the Festive Wonder papers from the free CD included with Crafter's Inspiration Magazine Issue 8.
Step 2: Using an A4 piece of patterned paper. Score on the long side at 3.5 / 5.5 / 9 / 11 inches.
Turn and on the short side score at 6.5 inches.
Step 3: Cut as shown in the photo and round the edges with a corner rounder or your Punch Board for a professional finish.
Step 4: on the 2 inch widths – score a line down the centre stopping one inch from the bottom – this will help to make a gusset in the gift bag.
Step 5: Fold all score lines and glue your bag sides together, before adding glue to the bottom of your bag. For a secure finish use red line tape or wet glue.
Step 6: Fussy cut your choice of images from the papers, then decorate the bag, layering the images using Glue Gel or foam pads for dimension. Add glitter, pearls and ribbon.
Your finished bag is perfect for sweets, jewellery or even a pretty scarf.