Saturday, December 28, 2013

Special Ops: Chalkboard Mini Case

Thanks, Grandma!
There is nothing Grandma loves better than showing off her munchkins. This chalkboard album case lets her do that in style.
The instructions for the chalkboard mini-album can be seen on the Just Imagine Crafts blog.

One Starbucks Via Ready Brew 3-pack envelope
One sheet of black cardstock
24 inches of 3/4" ribbon
3.5" of mini pom-pom trim
9" of twine
2 large brads

Step 1: Open the Via envelope at all the seams.
Step 2: Lay flat on black cardstock and trace.
Step 3: Extend top flap by 1/2".
Step 4: Trace a second set of lines 3/8" out from central rectangle.

Step 5: Cut out case.
Step 6: Score edges of central rectangle as well as second set 3/8" out.

Step 7: Line wide ribbon up with the edges of the outside of the case and adhere.
Step 8: Adhere pom-pom trim to edge of short flap.
Step 9: Set one brad 1/2" from center edge of short flap; set second brad 1.5" from center edge of long flap.
Step 10: Fold sides in to make edges of case and adhere long flap to them.
Step 11: Wrap twine around brads to close case.

Check my blog, Scrappin' Chaos for a list of supplies used.

Scrap on!


 Remember all Challenges are open 
till the end of the year!!

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