Hi everyone, today I’m sharing #9 of my Hand Bag/Gift Bag series.
This Book Style bag is inspired by a 1990’s Jean Paul Gaultier leather bag.
I think this is my favourite style from this series so far!
This is for a 40th Birthday, so I embossed the sentiment to look like the title of the book and then the number 40 to look like the book volume.
This is a great size and nice and sturdy too!
SUPPLIES USED TO MAKE THIS GIFT BAG
Lipstick Basics Paper pad available here.
My D-Rings are 20mm inner size available here.
Nuvo Silver embossing powder available here.
Versamark watermark ink pad available here.
My Pink & Purple Scoreboard by Hunkydory available here.
Anti-static Bag available here.
MEASUREMENTS NEEDED TO MAKE THIS GIFT BAG
2 pieces of 12′ x 10.1/2 card for the front and back of the bag.
Score along the 12′ side at 1/2′ & 3.1/2 & at 2′ down to 6′ only.
Score along the 10.1/2 side at 3′
1 piece of 6′ x 8.1/2 card for the lid.
Score along the 6′ side at 2′ & 4′
2 pieces of 8.1/2 x 7.1/2 pattern paper to cover the front and back of the bag.
2 pieces of 12 x 3/4′ card for the handles. Width will vary depending on what you use.
x4 strips of card to attach the handles.Width will vary depending on what you use.
Check out my full tutorial below.
Thank you for watching today.
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