by Maureen Plut
Learn how to create a beautiful little folder of small note papers to tuck into your purse.
- Purse Papers template
- Heavy cardstock, white or colored
- Twelve 3" x 5" pieces of paper, white or light colored
- Stamps, Verve
Stamps used here
- Scoring tool
- Scor-Tape, or strong adhesive tape
- Sharp scissors
Step 1Download PDF template file. Print onto heavy cardstock. Cut out template and “Purse Papers” frame, making sure to cut off black lines so they don’t show on finished project. Score template on dotted lines according to template instructions.
Step 2Flip template over and add strong adhesive tap to flap.
Step 3Stamp template with various inks and images of your choice.
Step 4Fold folder on scored lines. Remove plastic liner from tape and adhere flap to back of folder.
Step 5Lay out plain papers onto work space.
Step 6Stamp various images and quotes to the top of papers using various ink colors.
Step 7Stamp a sentiment onto the inside of folder. Tuck papers into folder.
Step 8Decorate front of folder. Add embellishments if desired. Tie ribbon around folder using a flat knot so it can easily slide off and on the folder.
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