Tears of Joy packets

GoingtobeGoff
13
Comments

Materials



  • 12x12" cardstock sheets (you can make 4 packets per 1 sheet)

  • super glue for paper

  • bone folder

  • 1/4" thick wire-edge ribbon

  • 8.5x11" paper of choice




Step 1:  I used 12x12 cardstock in hot pink and wine.  I cut the paper in quarters, so I had 4 pieces of 6x6 paper.  I then cut it according to the measurements below.


Step 2: Fold according to #1 in the picture below.  You should be folding about 1/2" of "flaps" inward.  Unfold them, and proceed to fold step #2 upward.  Keep this folded upward.



Step 3: Fold according to #3 in the pic below.. then fold in all the "flaps" inwards.  If you desire to have ribbon on the front, punch those holes first, then put your ribbon on.  Also, you can cut off the "flap" that shows at the top of the packet. Then fold the flaps inward and glue (I used super glue that works for paper, make sure the label for the glue says paper).  This is to seal the packet, and you can place anything on the front, and place the tissues inside.



To use the 1/4" ribbon, I looped it through the holes on the front, and tied a bow (optional).  For the front "For your tears of joy" label, I used Microsoft Word to create the template, printed them onto our 8.5x11" paper of choice, cut them to the correct size, attached them to the champagne cardstock with double-sided tape, and attached that whole thing to the packet with double-sided tape.  I then inserted the 2 tissues per packet, and violà!  Tears of Joy packets ala DIY.


1
Last Updated: November 17, 2013 at 4:35 am
13
Comments
Log in or Sign up to post a comment
1375010984_small_thumb_beb367784f335bc4fe12519d64c8bed0
Missing_profile
1375010220_small_thumb_9d3aa7fc632a30378c942ec5365e1379
1375154954_small_thumb_698d687b025b28682751d966aafc6aaa
1375009673_small_thumb_8c667aae413ac6c2fc15059533bdf40c
1375009348_small_thumb_e2bd810b14f31ac1690c0e41597e0afe
1375009509_small_thumb_5c16cc5ceff4b4cd2f7d236222e066e2
1375009509_small_thumb_5c16cc5ceff4b4cd2f7d236222e066e2
1375009348_small_thumb_da201dd5814c3d18250e975b32cba08a
1375009374_small_thumb_8dca1b5ca2f83ead10f49fc7626314b8

Find Your Wedding Vendors

Featured Vendors Near You

    Chat About It