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Learn how-to make a flap envelope with Pooja from The Craftables.


  • How to make an envelope. How To Make A Flap Envelope! - Step 1
    Step 1

    Place two colors of paper on top of each other. Take about 2 cms from the bottom & fold it upwards. Fold the remaining paper in half. Place the card on the sheet and measure the amount of space it takes. Mark those spots.

  • How to make an envelope. How To Make A Flap Envelope! - Step 2
    Step 2

    Fold the card from the middle and taking about 2 cms of the flap fold upwards.

  • How to make an envelope. How To Make A Flap Envelope! - Step 3
    Step 3

    Paste the flap onto the upper side. You can also cut the purple and stick only the red, if it’s becoming too thick & the edges are untidy.

  • How to make an envelope. How To Make A Flap Envelope! - Step 4
    Step 4

    Open the envelope & cut the red portion of the bottom fold. This is make the bottom flap, easier to fold & paste.

  • How to make an envelope. How To Make A Flap Envelope! - Step 5
    Step 5

    Using the measurements marked earlier, cut the envelope to the size needed.

  • How to make an envelope. How To Make A Flap Envelope! - Step 6
    Step 6

    Paste the bottom flap (purple) to the red portion of the envelope. But, use only the edges. This way, the card can be placed inside the envelope.

  • How to make an envelope. How To Make A Flap Envelope! - Step 7
    Step 7

    Fold the envelope and embellish the top with ribbon. Or any other decoration. And the envelope is ready!

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