The points should meet in the center of the paper and should slightly overlap. Take the piece of paper you want to be the outside of the envelope place it decorative-side down and rotate it so that it looks like a diamond.
Cut a piece of floral paper to fit the centre of the card.
How to make an envelope with paper. Its okay if your tracing isnt absolutely perfect. 7 Cut along the fold and the line that you made. Then I gently tore the handle off the back of the bag and placed my handmade envelope template you can find it here over the bag.
A pair of scissors. Open out the card. Place your envelope template on top of the paper youll be making an envelope out of.
I traced around the template which resulted in this. Its a DIY origami envelope making video tutorial where Ive shown a simple envelope making just with a few simple foldsFollowin. Simply click on the title above the photo to be taken to the step by step tutorial.
Then use a pen or pencil to trace around the template. 6 Draw a line connecting the previous marks to show where to make your cuts. Cut four triangular pieces of pink dotted paper to fit the envelope flaps.
4 Mark an inch inside each of the folds. Scrapbook papers and patterned or colored can also be used to create. As long as youve got the general shape there the envelope will turn out great.
Paper Envelope Making. To create your envelopes youll need a printer glue or tape and paper. In this awesome video tutorial by BTB Paper on YouTube you will learn how to make this awesome envelope from a regular piece of paper in a few easy stepsYou will begin by folding and cutting your paper.
So an envelope made from 20 paper represents the weight of 500 17 x 22 sheets of that paper and not the 675 gram 10 envelope itself. Basis weight sometimes referred to as substance weight describes the collective weight of the fibers that make up the paper calculated as the weight of 500 17 x 22 sheets. 5 Measure up 4 little notches towards the inside of the envelope and put a mark.
Materials For The One Piece Of Paper Envelope. Stick all the papers in place as shown. How To Make Paper Envelope.
3 Fold the leftover paper over the top of the other fold. Fold in Three Corners Fold three of the points toward the middle. 2 Fold the paper at the marks.
Weighing Your Paper Options. A piece of paper. To make standard white envelopes use white printer paper.
You can also use white cardstock for a more sturdy envelope appropriate for a greeting card.