Good morning Friends! Do you ever struggle with your envelopes being too small for your cards when you get all those beautiful embellishments on them? Well, today I have a tutorial for you on a box you can make to hold your card. This is great if you are giving the card as your gift (they are pretty special gifts to give!) I find myself giving a card with just a little cash or gift card more than ever now.
* Warning - this post is VERY picture heavy!
The first thing I do is determine the size I need my box to be. Most of my cards are 5.75 x 5.75 so I make a 6in. box. I want my sides to be 1 in tall so I cut a piece of heavy card stock at 8x8 and score at 1 inch on all 4 sides: