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Monday, December 21, 2009

Picture Wallet Tutorial

Happy Monday Die Cuts R Us friends :)
Before I begin with my tutorial, I hope y'all have signed up for your chance to win the amazing Epic Six Die Cutting System by QuicKutz!!! Please go HERE for more details!!!

Today I am here to show you how to create a very simple gift for anyone of your family members or friends!

Get your things together!
It's time to create a Picture/Journaling Wallet!!!


Supplies you will need:
- One 4 1/4 x 12 DP for Wallet
- Three 3 x 8 matching CS for photo or journaling spots
- Two 2 3/4 x 3 3/4 pieces of CS for matting photo spots
- Paper cutter/Scoring blade or Scor-Pal
- Corner Rounder, Bone Folder, Adhesive
- Ribbon and Colored Image/Sentiment




Step #1 - Score wallet DP at 3 1/4 and 6 5/8

Step #2 - Turn wallet DP around and also scrore at 1 5/8 and 1 7/8

Step #3 - Score the three journaling/picture covers at 4 inches and adhere one side to the inside of the wall.





Step #4 - Use corner rounder on all corners of wallet DP and matching CS pieces.








 Step #5 -  Adhere your photo/journaling panels and photo mats.










 Step #6 - Adhere ribbon. Tip: measure were ribbon will be tieing when wallet is closed to ensure proper amount of adhesive.







Step #7 -  Embellish as desire :)

 I love these little wallets! They are small, thin and convenient enough to fit into any purse giving your nice wallets a bit of a break ;)

Please link back to us after creating your own wallet ;) We love to see your inspired creations!

Stay tuned for more amazing tutorials from the rest of the Die Cuts R Us DT! and for the amazing blog hop starting on December 24th!!!

Thanks for stopping by today
and
Happy Holidays!!!

11 comments:

kaz_za's crafty corner said...

i love this ... i will def be using this idea... esp for birthday cards that will have money in..greaat inspiration
kaz_za

the whimsical butterfly said...

FABULOUS PICS and Tute, Margie! This is ADORABLE!!!

Sara said...

super cute sissy! i hope i'm getting one with some cute pics of some super cute boys :)

xoxo

Janine said...

Absolutely adorable---that wallet is so stinkin cute!! Love the snowman image and dotted paper---great holiday colors. Thanks for posting the instructions to make it!!

62 Cards - Sammye Jo said...

Wonderful tute Margie! These are gorgeous!!!!

Anonymous said...

WOW- I love tutorials and I just ran across this one while searching. Such a wonderful one! TFS!--- Ashlynn in NO

Amber said...

Wonderful Margie!!! Just love this!

- - Sheryl - - said...

Cute - I think I'll make one for my MIL!

Cara said...

Oh, Margie!! I love this!! What a sweet gift idea! TFS!!

craft_princess said...

What a great idea!!

LORi said...

This is darling!!!! Hugs - LORi

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