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How to make a faux lands end bag and 4 square cards

Make a Faux Lands End Bag and 4 Square Cards

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Cut the following pieces

Cut the following pieces

Score as the 2.5 X 5.25 piece at 1/2 inch on all sides

Score as the 2.5 X 5.25 piece at 1/2 inch on all sides

Add Score-tape as shown

Add Score-tape as shown

Fold up the sides adding the tapes on the outside of the box

Fold up the sides adding the tapes on the outside of the box

Wrap the 3.5 X 12 piece around the outside of the box without creasing the 3.5 X 12 piece on the top.

Wrap the 3.5 X 12 piece around the outside of the box without creasing the 3.5 X 12 piece on the top.

Makes sure to line up your paper with the bottom on the box

Makes sure to line up your paper with the bottom on the box

Remove the score tape from the 3.5 side.

Remove the score tape from the 3.5 side.

Match up the 3.5 sides and press closed.

Match up the 3.5 sides and press closed.

This is what the inside of the bag should look like

This is what the inside of the bag should look like

Press all the seams down firmly with your bone folder

Press all the seams down firmly with your bone folder

Using 1 of the 1/2 X12 inch pieces wrap around the outside bottom of the bag overlapping and starting at the back seam.

Using 1 of the 1/2 X12 inch pieces wrap around the outside bottom of the bag overlapping and starting at the back seam.

Do the same thing with the top of the bag.

Do the same thing with the top of the bag.

Grab your 4 brads.

Grab your 4 brads.

and your two 3/8 X 6 inch handles.

and your two 3/8 X 6 inch handles.

Add one side of the 3/8 X 6 inch piece perpendicular to the top band of the bag.

Add one side of the 3/8 X 6 inch piece perpendicular to the top band of the bag.

after removing the adhesive from the other side and press in place.

after removing the adhesive from the other side and press in place.

Pierce the band and handle with the piercing tool,

Pierce the band and handle with the piercing tool,

Insert brad and secure.

Insert brad and secure.

Repeat Process for remaining handles.

Repeat Process for remaining handles.

The inside of your bag should look like this.

The inside of your bag should look like this.

Take the remaining 1/2 X 12 inch piece and cover the back of the brads on the inside of your bag.

Take the remaining 1/2 X 12 inch piece and cover the back of the brads on the inside of your bag.

Burnish the inside finished edge

Burnish the inside finished edge

Your bag is now complete and read for a gift or set of note cards.

Your bag is now complete and read for a gift or set of note cards.

Card 1

Card 1

card 2

card 2

card 3

card 3

card 4

card 4

You will need 4 envelope pieces.

You will need 4 envelope pieces.

Line up at 3.5 inches and punch and score.

Line up at 3.5 inches and punch and score.

rotate and punch and score lining up with the previous score line.

rotate and punch and score lining up with the previous score line.

round all the corners of the pieces of your envelope flaps

round all the corners of the pieces of your envelope flaps

Repeat for all 4 envelopes

Repeat for all 4 envelopes

Stamp each Envelope in the corner or decorate as desired.

Stamp each Envelope in the corner or decorate as desired.

Stamp all for 4 envelopes

Stamp all for 4 envelopes

Burnish all the score lines to create the envelope.

Burnish all the score lines to create the envelope.

apply score tape to the bottom of your envelope being careful not to put adhesive where it will prevent the card from slipping inside.

apply score tape to the bottom of your envelope being careful not to put adhesive where it will prevent the card from slipping inside.

Your finished envelope

Your finished envelope

Now color your images or decorate as desired.

Now color your images or decorate as desired.

Enjoy your completed project. All supplies can be purchase on my website: www.gerriannarmstrong.ctmh.com

  • Z2033 Whimsy Assortment
  • X5764 Pear Cardstock
  • 1385 White Daisy Cardstock
  • Scoretape
  • Z1204 Bone Folder
  • Z2046 Paper Piecer
  • Brads
  • B1481 CTMH Friendly Pets Stamp Set
  • WRMK Envelope Punch Board
  • 3505 CTMH Colored Pencils 24 pieces
  • Z2105 CTMH Archival Black Stamp Pad