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Valentine's Craft: Scrapbook DIY Envelopes

Just choose a paper pattern and then trace, cut, and fold for a custom design.

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  • Scrapbook paper
  • Envelope (for template)
  • Pencil and scissors
  • Clear tape or glue


Take the envelope and carefully loosen its glue until it comes undone so that you can unfold it. Flatten it out and use this as the template for the envelopes you’ll make.

Lay the envelope template flat on a piece of scrapbook paper. (You can also use old gift wrap.) Trace the template, cut out the shape, fold the flaps, and tape or glue the envelope together, leaving the top flap open.

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Photo Credit: Kate Mathis

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