Category Archives: Envelope Tutorial

Step by step instructions on how to make an envelope

Little Hellos

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These little 3 x 3 notecards were cases from the Stampin Up leadership event this year. I also have made matching envelopes with my diagonal score board.

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Here is a PDF file with all the measurements for different size cards.
Envelope Chart

And here is how I made the 3 1/4″ x 3 1/4″ envelope:

Cut a sheet of paper 5″ x 5″
Then score on the diagonal at 2 1/4″ on each side
Cut out the corner notches as shown
Corner round the four corners

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ITEMS USED TO MAKE THESE CARDS:
Simply Scored Diagonal Plateneedlepoint embossing folder

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pool party twine

Whisper White CSso saffron

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A2 Envelope/Pocket Envelope tutorial

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Several people have asked how to make an A2 envelope that holds a 5 1/2″ x 4 1/4″ card. By folding an A2 envelope differently you can make a pocket envelope.

First cut your paper at 6 3/4″ x 10 3/4″

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Then score 1/2″ on each side as shown below

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Score at 3″ and at 7 1/2″ as show below

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Cut the corners along the score lines as shown below

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Corner round all corners if desired

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One way you have a pocket envelope as shown

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And folder the other way you have a standard A2 Envelope as shown

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