Paper

Purse Photo Folio

By  Kelly Anne Grundhauser  for  Paper Salon

size: 5-1/2"x5-1/2"

Materials

  • Folio*, 5-1/2” square
  • Pristine Paper Collection*
  • White Eyelet (Making Memories)
  • Brown Scrap Elastic*
  • Pink Button (Foo-fa-la)

Tools

  • Tailored Tins stamps*: Wedding Essentials; Smitten Alphabet
  • Coffee Bean ink*
  • Corner rounder punch
  • Hole punch
  • Sewing machine and brown thread
  • Sewing needle
  • *Products by Paper Salon
  • 1. Cut 5"x10" rectangle from pink paisley paper; fold in half and round corners. Unfold and machine sew zigzag stitch around edges.
  • 2. Stamp "photos" and bird on 1-1/2"x3-1/2" solid pink rectangle; mat on brown floral paper, leaving 1/8" border. Machine sew zigzag stitches on opposite corners as shown.
  • 3. Place pink paisley rectangle inside folio to determine title placement. Remove and adhere title to rectangle front. Place rectangle inside folio.
  • 4. Sew button to front cover. Punch hole in back cover behind button; attach eyelet. Thread elastic ends up through eyelet hole and knot ends, creating loop button closure.