How to Fold an Envelope with Double Sided Paper


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Learn how to fold cute paper envelopes and matching cards using double sided paper. These cute cards can be sent through the mail and brighten the day of the recipient!

How to Fold an Envelope with Double Sided Paper!

Learn how to fold cute paper envelopes and matching cards using double sided paper. These cute cards can be sent through the mail and brighten the day of the recipient! You can make these A2 envelopes out of things you already have, like magazine pages or cereal boxes.

Learn how to fold cute paper envelopes and matching cards using double sided paper. These cute cards can be sent through the mail and brighten the day of the recipient!

A2 is the standard size for a half sheet of paper folded in half (or a quarter sheet). Knowing how to fold an A2 envelope is a great skill for all those last minute gifts, greeting cards, party invitations or fun mail just because.

Learn how to fold cute paper envelopes and matching cards using double sided paper. These cute cards can be sent through the mail and brighten the day of the recipient!

Echo Park has a fabulous line of patterned papers. They are double sided and perfect for card and envelope making. This Little Lumberjack Collection Kit is absolutely adorable.

Double sided Lumberjack paper from Echo Park for folding envelopes.

Supplies Needed for Folding Envelope:

Double sided paper

MONO Adhesive + Permanent

Scoring tool (I used my Cricut Tool)

MONO Graph Mechanical Pencil

Ruler (again, Cricut)

Scissors

supplies needed for folding your own envelopes and making your own cards.

Step 1: Cut Paper to 8 Inch Square

Begin by cutting the paper into an 8 inch square. Then mark the half way point (4″) on each of the four sides.

start with an 8 inch square of paper.

Step 2: Score the lines

Next, use the ruler to line up 2 of the marks on the diagonal. Then, use the scoring tool to score the paper. Repeat this process on the opposite side as well.

Score the paper to make an envelope.

Then, fold in the paper on the score lines.

Fold edges in to make an envelope.

Step 3: Score Other 2 Edges

Now, mark the paper of the folded edge, half an inch down from the corner.

Make your own envelopes

Repeat for the other side and score across from mark to mark.

Use a ruler and score stylus to make your own envelopes with patterned paper.

Repeat the process for the opposite side of the envelope. Then, fold the flaps up and down across the score lines.

how to fold a paper envelope.

The envelope is basically complete! This technique works for any size of envelope, but this one is my favorite size. Making my own envelopes is so rewarding!

Learn how to fold cute paper envelopes and matching cards using double sided paper. These cute cards can be sent through the mail and brighten the day of the recipient!

Now, use the Tombow MONO Permanent Adhesive Plus and run some adhesive along the bottom edge of the two side flaps.

Tape the edges of the envelope.

Then, fold up the bottom flap and press onto the adhesive firmly.

How to fold your own envelopes.

Now, make some cards to match! Cut a piece of the Echo Park Paper to 4.25 X 5.5 inches and use the MONO Adhesive + Permanent to tape the paper to a folded half piece of cardstock.

make matching cards and envelopes with double sided paper.

Write on the inside of the card and slip it into the envelope. Seal the envelope with one of the Little Lumberjack Stickers.

Learn how to fold cute paper envelopes and matching cards using double sided paper. These cute cards can be sent through the mail and brighten the day of the recipient!

These would make cute party invitations (if we can ever have parties again)...and would be a great way to get a headstart on Christmas cards!

Learn how to fold cute paper envelopes and matching cards using double sided paper. These cute cards can be sent through the mail and brighten the day of the recipient!

These cute and custom envelopes are perfect for party invites, birthday cards or just because. Use a white mailing sticker on the face of the envelope to add an address. Finish it off with some fun hand lettering for the perfect happy mail!

Learn how to fold cute paper envelopes and matching cards using double sided paper. These cute cards can be sent through the mail and brighten the day of the recipient!

The double sided paper is the perfect surprise when opening the envelope.

Learn how to fold cute paper envelopes and matching cards using double sided paper. These cute cards can be sent through the mail and brighten the day of the recipient!

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Learn how to fold cute paper envelopes and matching cards using double sided paper. These cute cards can be sent through the mail and brighten the day of the recipient!







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