How to Make a Tag-Olio Mini Photo Book

A quick folio style photo book from card stock.

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How to Make a Tag-Olio Mini Photo Book
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Cut a 4" x 9" tag from colored card stock. Mark 3/4" down from top edge.

Cut a 4" x 9" tag from colored card stock. Mark 3/4" down from top edge.

2
Mark a 3" diameter circle above marked line, centered.

Mark a 3" diameter circle above marked line, centered.

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3
Cut out top of tag on marked line.

Cut out top of tag on marked line.

4
Cut (2) 6 1/4"h x 8 7/8"w rectangles of card stock for left flap. Score at 4 1/4" from each side. Cut (2) 5 1/2"h x 6 1/4"w rectangles for right flap. Score at 1" and 1 1/4" from one side.

Cut (2) 6 1/4"h x 8 7/8"w rectangles of card stock for left flap. Score at 4 1/4" from each side. Cut (2) 5 1/2"h x 6 1/4"w rectangles for right flap. Score at 1" and 1 1/4" from one side.

5
Attach 1" section of right flap to right side of tag, overlapping 1/2" and centered along side.

Attach 1" section of right flap to right side of tag, overlapping 1/2" and centered along side.

6
For left flap, mark a line 1/2" from fold on one side.

For left flap, mark a line 1/2" from fold on one side.

7
Add glue in a U-shape along top and bottom and along marked line.

Add glue in a U-shape along top and bottom and along marked line.

8
Attach left flap to tag, allowing the first fold to overhang 1/2" on left side of tag. Align with right flap.

Attach left flap to tag, allowing the first fold to overhang 1/2" on left side of tag. Align with right flap.

9
Flip tag over and repeat steps to add right flap. Attach the back of the flaps together with glue or adhesive.

Flip tag over and repeat steps to add right flap. Attach the back of the flaps together with glue or adhesive.

10
Sides of flaps will align to form sides of Tag-olio.

Sides of flaps will align to form sides of Tag-olio.

11
Repeat, adding left flap

Repeat, adding left flap

12
Fold flaps in to create Tag-olio.

Fold flaps in to create Tag-olio.

13
Add a 4" x 5 1/2" card stock tag to pocket.

Add a 4" x 5 1/2" card stock tag to pocket.

14
Add patterned paper and embellishments to inside flaps/pages.

Add patterned paper and embellishments to inside flaps/pages.

15
Add embellishments as desired.

Add embellishments as desired.

16
Add 1/2" strips of colored yardstick tot sides of Tag-olio.

Add 1/2" strips of colored yardstick tot sides of Tag-olio.

17
Finish covers as desired with patterned paper and embellishments.

Finish covers as desired with patterned paper and embellishments.

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