How to Make Your
Own Envelopes

When you make your own envelopes, you create a unique first impression for your special invitations. A brightly colored envelope in a stack of bills is sure to instantly put a smile on your recipient's face!

make your own envelopes

Not only will your handmade envelope add a touch of creativity to your invitations, but it will also save you a bunch of money! Custom printed envelopes cost a small fortune, but your handmade one will only cost you pennies to make.

The good news is, envelopes are really easy to create! As with any craft, the more you practice, the quicker you become at making them. The projects below will guide you step-by-step to make envelopes of different sizes and shapes, and even teach you how to line them.

How to Make an Envelope:

How to Make an Envelope from Scratch
Envelopes can be made from any paper you have at home! This project shows you how to make envelopes in different shapes and sizes.

How to Make Envelopes with a Lining:

How to Line Any Envelope
You can line any store-bought envelope, or add a lining to your homemade envelopes for a special touch. Simple instructions will have your envelope lined in no time!

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