How to Make Cute Paper Gift Bags

A quick and easy DIY :3

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How to Make Cute Paper Gift Bags
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To create this simple DIY you will need: Glue (glue sticks work best), normal scissors, pinking scissors, a sheet of A4 paper (design is optional), stickers and a small gift.

To create this simple DIY you will need: Glue (glue sticks work best), normal scissors, pinking scissors, a sheet of A4 paper (design is optional), stickers and a small gift.

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Fold your chosen paper in half and cut down the fold with the scissors. Tearing is also an option although I would recommend using a ruler as a guide to make it neat.

Fold your chosen paper in half and cut down the fold with the scissors. Tearing is also an option although I would recommend using a ruler as a guide to make it neat.

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You will now have two rectangles. Take one of the rectangles and fold one of the shorter ends over by about 2cm. Use the glue stick to cover the fold with glue.

You will now have two rectangles. Take one of the rectangles and fold one of the shorter ends over by about 2cm. Use the glue stick to cover the fold with glue.

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Once you have put glue along the fold, stick it to the other end of the paper as shown to make a (strangely shaped) tube. You can decide whether you want to stick it onto the outside or the inside.

Once you have put glue along the fold, stick it to the other end of the paper as shown to make a (strangely shaped) tube. You can decide whether you want to stick it onto the outside or the inside.

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Fold one end of the tube as shown in the photo.

Fold one end of the tube as shown in the photo.

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Glue together as shown in the photo. Make sure you're not sticking the bottom to the inside of the bag.

Glue together as shown in the photo. Make sure you're not sticking the bottom to the inside of the bag.

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Once folded and glued your base should look like this. You now have a bag.

Once folded and glued your base should look like this. You now have a bag.

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If you want more decoration use pinking scissors to make the opening of the bag prettier.

If you want more decoration use pinking scissors to make the opening of the bag prettier.

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Now take your finished bag, small gift and stickers. Place the gift in the bag and seal with the stickers - simple!

Now take your finished bag, small gift and stickers. Place the gift in the bag and seal with the stickers - simple!

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This is what your finished bag should look like. These bags are really versatile and customizable. Use what ever paper you like and make them in any size :D Enjoy!

This is what your finished bag should look like. These bags are really versatile and customizable. Use what ever paper you like and make them in any size :D Enjoy!

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