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Cute little origami envelopes are the best.
I love making homemade stationary!

Posted by copernicus from Los Angeles, California, United States • Published See copernicus's 12 projects »
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  • How to make an envelope. 4 Piece Envelope - Step 1
    Step 1

    Materials needed.

  • How to make an envelope. 4 Piece Envelope - Step 2
    Step 2

    Trace 4 circles.

  • How to make an envelope. 4 Piece Envelope - Step 3
    Step 3

    Cut the circles.

  • How to make an envelope. 4 Piece Envelope - Step 4
    Step 4

    Fold each circle and score it using a bone folder.

  • How to make an envelope. 4 Piece Envelope - Step 6
    Step 5

    Place waste paper on the bottom so you do not ruin your work space. Apply glue on the rim of each circle. Make sure that one edge is tucked into a circle and the other overlaps a circle.

  • How to make an envelope. 4 Piece Envelope - Step 7
    Step 6

    You also want to form a square when you glue the circles.

  • How to make an envelope. 4 Piece Envelope - Step 8
    Step 7

    Insert your note for that special someone.

  • How to make an envelope. 4 Piece Envelope - Step 8
    Step 8

    The back. Give the glue a few minutes to dry.

  • How to make an envelope. 4 Piece Envelope - Step 9
    Step 9

    Then tuck the flaps like so

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Mav M.
Mav M. · 4 projects
What a cute idea!
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Ariel B.
Ariel B. · Kalamazoo, Michigan, US · 23 projects
I did this but I just sealed the envelope without taking a picture. What an idiot! =/
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Jet H.
Jet H. · Haarlem, North Holland, NL · 108 projects
what a smart idea, love it, and what a great tute you have made, thank you very much and too for the sharing, really awesome!!!!;-D
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