How to Make a Fairy Mini Album Stand

by PL Li

Fairy is one of the fave theme for babies, this mini album stand is just perfect for parents to display their babies photos, with tags, envelopes and accordion album, let's start now!

Supplies

  • chipboard
  • Graphic 45 Enchanted Forest collection
  • 2-hole ring
  • Kitchen Tissue Roll
  • Tags, Envelopes and cardstocks
  • Flowers and various embellishments
  • Instructions

    Step 1

    For the base drawer, cut chipboard 1pc 8"x5-1/2", 2pcs 1"x8" and 2pcs 1"x5-1/2"

    Step 2

    Form into shape with connecting strips

    Step 3

    Cover the front and back with paper of 2pcs 9"x2"

    Step 4

    Cover the sides with paper 2pcs 2"x5-1/2"

    Step 5

    Cover insides with the same sizes of the chipboards.

    Step 6

    Add a piece of chipboard 8-5/8"x1-1/4" covered with paper (8-5/8"x2-1/4"), fix the handle on and adhere on the front of the drawer

    Step 7

    Add a piece of chipboard in the middle of the drawer, 1-1/8"x5-1/2", covered with paper of 5-1/2"x2-5/16", adhere with strong glue, this help supporting the top of the stand

    Step 8

    For the base drawer cover, cut chipboard 2pcs 8-1/2"x6", 2pcs 1-1/4"x6" and 1pc 8-1/2"x1-1/4"

    Step 9

    Form the shape with connecting strips

    Step 10

    Cover the back with paper 9-1/2"x2-1/4"

    Step 11

    Cover he two sides with paper 6-1/2"x2-1/4"

    Step 12

    Cover the top with paper 8-1/2"x6-1/2" and the base edge with 1" paper strip

    Step 13

    For the top board of the stand, cut two pieces chipboard 12"x8", cover one side of each of the chipboard pieces with same size paper

    Step 14

    Install the ring binder on one of the chipboard, then adhere the other piece back to back

    Step 15

    For the middle cylinder, cut a kitchen tissue roll top to an angle, you can use a rubber band to help

    Step 16

    Roll a piece of cardboard, put into the kitchen tissue roll, cut the excess

    Step 17

    Cover the cylinder with paper of around 6"x9", left 1/2" on both ends and cut the excess

    Step 18

    Cut the two ends excess paper into parts which help to adhere all the parts of the project together

    Step 19

    Fold them as shown

    Step 20

    Okay, you can adhere all the parts together now

    Step 21

    For the base platform, cut chipboard 1pc 9"x6-3/8" and 1pcs 9-1/2"x6-5/8", cover all the edges of both chipboard with 1" paper strips, adhere the two chipboard under the stand, the basic shape is done

    Step 22

    Its your turn to decorate, here I use some Maya Road burlap roses and wooden spool to decorate the drawer top, the colors are just perfect to match with this paper collection.

    Step 23

    For the ring album, you can add whatever kind you like, this is an envelope, I decorate the front with papers, chipboard, tags, resin...

    Step 24

    I did add another accordion album into the ring album

    Step 25

    Just too cool to add more wooden embellishments and bow onto the front of the envelopes

    Step 26

    For storing memoriables, the divider can help

    Step 27

    Fussy cuttings and flowers are nice to add on the cylinder as well

    Step 28

    Fussy cuttings and flowers are nice to add on the cylinder as well

    Step 29

    Fussy cuttings and flowers are nice to add on the cylinder as well

    Step 30

    Tags are always good to add into the ring album, this can help adding interesting and dimensional

    Step 31

    Look carefully into the papers, you may sometimes find a very nice one to do the fussy cutting

    Step 32

    Look carefully into the papers, you may sometimes find a very nice one to do the fussy cutting

    Step 33

    Add additional pockets onto the tags to add more fun

    Step 34

    I did add pocket into the accordion album as well

    Step 35

    Thank you for stopping by and enjoy!!!