Envelope album – Andrea Kovacs

Hi everyone,

Today Andrea’s turn to show us her take on an envelope mini album.

What you will need:

  • DL envelopes (6 or 8 would be plenty)
  • chipboard sheet for the cover
  • patterned paper
  • embellishments
  • inks
  • cutting dies

 

Step 1

Take your envelopes and cut off a little piece from both ends. This will create the pockets.
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Step 2

Punch half-circles on both ends of the envelopes.

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Step 3

Adhere the envelops together as shown in the picture below.

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Step 4

Adhere all the envelopes together.

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Step 5

Cut three pieces of the chipboard sheet for your cover. Your envelops will determine you the dimension of the cover.

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Step 6

Use some washi or other tapes to connect the chipboard pieces together.
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Step 7

Ink the edges of the cover before gluing down the patterned paper.

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Step 8

You can distress the edges of the paper if you want to.

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Step 9

Die cut some hinges form grunge-paper and ink it with some Distress Inks.


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Step 10

Assemble the mini album. Glue the hinges into place and add brads to complete the closure of the album.

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Glue the first envelope to the front and the last one to the back cover.

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Step 11

Decorate the front cover. The polymer clay embellishments are from a brand new craft store in Hungary: NoiCsizma. She sells handmade very unique scrapbooking embellishments. Absolutely fantastic!!!


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You could finish decorating the album when you put all your photos in it.

We hope you liked this mini album.

Happy Crafting,

Crafting Ireland Team

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One thought on “Envelope album – Andrea Kovacs

  1. oh this is looking like a fun project… love all of the projects keep em coming…

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