Three Sided Corner Gift Card Valentine Repost from 2013
This is three-sided corner card has a built-in pocket for a gift card or any other flat thing you would like to insert. Once opened, the card stands up by itself.
Printed pattern/template Download the pattern HERE.
scissors (or other cutting equipment,)
a scoring tool (I use a steel crochet hook for mine,)
adhesive (double side tape or glue.)
|Bottom outside corners together. Crease fold firmly.|
|Push flap down. Crease fold firmly.|
Everytime you make a fold, remember to crease it firmly.
Gluing the Card(Important! If you wish to write something on the inside of the card, be sure to write it before you apply the adhesive!)
|Apply adhesive to bottom of right triangle. Avoid putting adhesive on the folds. Stop just short of them.|
|Repeat the process. Avoid putting adhesive on the folds. Stop just short of them.|
|Fold the flap down and press firmly. You have now created the pocket for the gift card.|
|Slide the gift card in the pocket. Avoid the area where you put the adhesive.|
|Embellish the top of the card, or choose from the blank panel,the graphics panel or the sentiment panel. All three are a tiny bit larger than the card to cover up marginal folding errors.|
|Line up the corners to make sure the panel |
is facing the right way.
|Apply adhesive along all four sides of the card top. |
Center the decorative panel carefully and smooth along the edges.
|Score on the dotted line in the middle of the card.|
|Use the border of the blue frame to score the side flaps.|
|Use the border of the blue frame to score top envelope flap.|
|Fold on the scored line. Crease the fold firmly.|
|Fold side flaps inward. Crease the folds firmly.|
|Put adhesive along the side edges of the bottom flap. |
Begin and end the adhesive about 1/4 inch from the fold and the bottom edge.
|Fold bottom of envelope upwards onto the side flaps.|
|Smooth the edges down and press firmly.|
|Add adhesive to stick down the flap or use a sticker to hold it down.|
|Front of the envelope.|
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