How to make a money envelope for yourself

The envelope with the money - the most practical gift for the newlyweds, who are faced with considerable expenses associated with the arrangement of a new life. And by making an envelope for money for the wedding with your own hands, you will emphasize your special, warm attitude to the newlyweds and pleasantly surprise them with such a non-standard approach.

 How to make an envelope for money with your own hands

How to make an envelope for money with your own hands

It’s easy to make a beautiful gift envelope for money with your own hands from golden satin or lace ribbon and golden foiled cardboard. You will also need a sheet of dense snow-white and dark-green paper, glue, scissors with a figured edge and an English pin.

 Tape, paper and cardboard

Tape, paper and cardboard

The white sheet is conventionally divided into three parts,fold the upper and lower third inwards.

 We fold the sheet

We fold the sheet

We have a gift base - an envelope. We will decorate it with ribbons and golden cardboard. Immediately by the size of the envelope, cut a rectangle out of cardboard.

 Paper base

Paper base

Bend the tape tip down so that a right triangle is formed . Pin up with his safety pin.

 We pin the end of the ribbon

We cut the end of the ribbon

We begin to twist the resulting triangle creating a rose bud. We fix with a pin. We should again have a right triangle, the base of which coincides with the top edge of the ribbon.

 Fold angle up

Fold angle up

If view from above, the tape begins to take the form of a multi-layered curl.

 Multi-layered curl on top

Multi-layered curl

Fixing with glue or threads.

 Fix the ribbon

Fix the ribbon

Bend the ribbon back (it turns out a triangle) forming petals. Once the petal is formed, re-bend the ribbon back. And so on until the size of the rose suits us. Each petal is fixed with glue or threads.

 We bend the ribbon, making the petals

We bend the ribbon, making the petals

the periphery - so that with each subsequent round the curl increases its area.

 More petals - more crafts

More petals - more crafts

As a result, we have Gets quite a fluffy rose. The edge of the tape is fixed. By this principle we make three roses.

 Rosette from ribbon

Rosette from ribbon

Go back to our envelope. With a simple pencil, draw curved rounding on its corners.

 Draw a curved shape

Drawcurly rounding

It’s enough to draw two or three semicircular lines.

 Semicircular lines

Semicircular lines

We take scissors with a curved edge. They cut a rectangle that was cut out of golden cardboard, directing the cut along an arc.

 Cut out the decoration of the envelope from cardboard

Cut out the decoration of the envelope from cardboard

Next we make another such cut - and we have an arcuate thin stripe. We glue the main part of the cardboard onto one side of the envelope, and the strip onto the opposite side.