Paper

Wedding Favor Matchboxes

By  Debbie Rines  for  Duncan Enterprises

size: 1-1/2"x2-1/2"

  • Wedding Favor Matchboxes

Materials

  • Matchboxes
  • Cardstock: taupe; sage
  • Toile-print patterned: ivory; sage
  • Sheer ribbon: ivory; sage
  • Tulip Gold Ultra-Fine Crystal Fashion Glitter

Tools

  • Aleene’s adhesives: Quick Dry Tacky Glue; Paper Glaze
  • Aluminum foil
  • 1. Cut two pieces of cardstock 1/4" longer and wider than box top. Cut two pieces of patterned paper same size as box top. Adhere patterned paper to cardstock; let dry. Do not adhere to box yet.
  • 2. Squeeze out small amount of glue onto foil and spread thin with cardstock scrap. Sprinkle glitter onto second piece of foil. Dip edges of layered pieces into glue, then glitter. Let dry.
  • 3. Cut cardstock strip same width as box and long enough to wrap it. Beginning and ending at corner, wrap strip around box, creasing along top and bottom corners. Remove and crease folds firmly. Adhere strip around box. Cut two small strips to cover ends of slide-out portion; adhere.
  • 4. Glue layered papers to top and bottom of box. Highlight paper design with Paper Glaze; let dry. Tie ribbon lengthwise around box; trim excess.