Fabulous Friday Holiday Gift Idea # 11 3 x 3 Note Cards and Box

This 3 x 3 note cards and box is a fabulous fun project that can easily be completed in one evening for a quick  holiday or hostess gift. Here are the directions to make this fabulous gift.

  1. Cut card stock at 7 1/4 inches x 8 inches. Score on the 8 inch side at 2 inches and 4 inches. Score on the 7 1/4 inch side at 2 inches and 5 1/4 inches.
  2. Position the paper with the 7 1/4 inches side vertically. Cut the score lines from the left to right edges and stop at the intersecting score lines.
  3. With the 2 inches and 4 inches score lines at the bottom measure and and mark 2 inches down from the top along the left and right edges of the paper. Cut at an angel for the score line to the 2 inches mark to remove the triangles. This will form the angle for the box.
  4. Cut one piece of designer paper 1 3/4 inches by 3 inches, two pieces of designer paper 1 3/4 inches by 3 5/8 inches and 2 pieces of designer paper 3 inches by 3.75 inches. Adhere designer paper to the front outside of the box, front and back of back side of the box. With the 1 3/4 inches by 3 5/8 inches paper cut the angle out prior to adhering to the left and right outside sides of the box.
  5. Fold along all score line and form the box. Apply adhesive to form box.
  6. Cut 8 3 inches by 6 inches white card stock and score at 3 inches on the 6 inch side to form 3 x 3 cards. Cut 8 pieces of colored card stock at 2 3/4 inches by 2 3/4 inches. Cut 8 pieces of designer paper at 2 1/2 inches by 2 1/2 inches. Assemble and glue cards together. Add ribbon and embellishments as desired. Add cards and eight envelopes to the box. Embellish and tie ribbon to the outside of the box as desired.

I am entering this to the Anything Goes Challenge at A Bit More Time to Craft challenge.

I would love to know what you think of this simple holiday or hostess gift. Would you like to see more projects and directions for holiday and hostess gifts

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