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Tutorial: Gift Box & Matching Card



Donna made a lovely gift box and matching card… perfect for this festive gift-giving season!



Step 1: Take a piece of cardstock measuring 29cm x 40cm. Place onto The Big Score widthways and score at 17cm x 23cm.

Step 2: Turn cardstock around and place onto The Big Score lengthways and score at 6cm & 23cm.

Step 3: Then make two cuts 6cm in on the score lines on each of the longest sides as shown above.

Step 4: Fold all score lines inwards.


Step 4: Fold all score lines inwards.

Step 5: Glue the 6cm squares to either side as shown above.


Step 6: Glue the remaining two sides to the inside of box/bag as shown above.

Step 7: Take another piece of cardstock 42cm x 4cm. Use a border punch or die to create a fancy edge on either edge of the card to make the handle. Then attach to either side of box/bag.


Step 8: Decorate the handle, back & sides of the box/bag with patterned paper matted onto co-ordinating cardstock.

Step 9: Add some glitter to the topper, mat onto co-ordinating cardstock and attach to front of box/bag.

Step 10: Add a bow, punched snowflake and button to either side as shown.


Step 11: Make a co-ordinating card to match!