Turn An Envelope Into A Tetra Gift Box

Need a box in a hurry to pop a gift in? Never fear, use an envelope instead and the recipient will wondering how you made it!

This tetra gift box is a great eco-friendly and frugal alternative to standard gift wrapping paper as it is completely compostable. It is also free of plastic that is commonly found on curling ribbon and decorative rosettas.

Supplies

  • An envelope
  • Scissors
  • Stapler
  • Optional: hole punch

Steps

Measure out a square by folding the corner over.

Cut the envelope to the size of a square PLUS with a flap as the fold over section.
Open the envelope and pop the gift contents in. Make sure not to overfill.
Fold the end flap twice to make a neat edge. Staple to seal shut.
Decorate the tetra box however you like.
We’ve added a home made paper flower tied with cotton thread through a hole made with a hole punch.
Eco-friendly and frugal is the sustainable way to go!

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