How to Make Cute Handmade Decorative Gift Box?

Gifts are a token of love and appreciation for every occasion. Traditionally gift boxes were made out of plain cardboard and colour paper, making it look dull and plain. The new trend is to make decorative gift box that will make your gift look more attractive and enticing. Make your loved one feel more special with these decorative gift boxes. Decorative gift boxes look so attractive that they are cherished as much as the gift itself.

Handmade Decorative Gift Box

If you want to make awesome Gift Box for your special one, here get the charming Handmade Gift Idea

Want to go purchasing decorative gift boxes? No they are expensive outside and you will have to step out to buy a different one for each occasion. You can easily make a cute handmade decorative small gift right at the comfort of your home by following a simple step by step procedure.

Things You Need

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  • Decorative paper
  • Decorative lace
  • Decorative pearls and mirrors
  • Scissors
  • Cutter
  • Glue stick
  • Adhesive
  • Glue Gun
  • Pencil
  • Ruler

Let’s learn How To Make A Handmade Gift Box In Just 5 Minutes…

Step by Step Procedure to Make Handmade Decorative Gift Box

Step 1-

Mark the distances of different dimensions on a coloured paper and draw lines.

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Step 2-

Cut the paper as per the marked dimensions.

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Step 3-

Slightly run the cutter on the given markings for easy folding. Do not cut it and fold the paper as per the markings.

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Step 4-

Mark and cut small portion of 1 cm dimension of the paper

Step 5-

Paste the flap of the paper using glue and arrange the box in the same symmetrical pattern as per the cutting.

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Step 6-

Take another printed colour paper and draw a design over it.

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Step 7-

Fold and cut the paper around the design to get two shapes of the same size.

Step 8-

Paste these shapes on the flap side of the box for decoration.

Step 9-

Fix the two opening flaps of the box to close.

Step 10-

Cut and paste the decorative lace on the box using glue gun.

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Step 11-

Decorate the box with pearls and mirrors.

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Step 12-

You can put your gifts or chocolates or hampers inside the box.

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There you go, your beautiful decorative gift box is all ready to use. You can choose decorative colour paper of different patterns and choose colourful beads to make different shapes and patterns on your gift box. These gift boxes can be made in different shapes as per your preference of dimensions. Start making these decorative gift boxes for your gifts and surprise your loved one!

DIY Gift Ideas : How To Make a Heart-Shaped Handmade Gift Box!

If you are looking for easy and pretty handmade gift ideas then you must learn how to make the beautiful heart shape gift box and add a personal touch to the entire gifting experience. Easy to do paper crafts and fun art and craft activities must lay special emphasis on diy gift ideas. There are endless occasions and festivals like Birthdays, Anniversaries, Mother’s Day, Valentine’s Day, and the most enjoyable of all Christmas, New Year and Thanks Giving.

This handmade gift idea of making a Heart Shaped Gift Box is guaranteed to polish your crafting skill and challenge your imagination. Go ahead and learn how to make the Heart – Shaped Gift Box.

DIY Gift Ideas

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Material Required to Implement DIY Gift Ideas

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  • Glossy Sheet
  • Ruler
  • Scissors
  • Craft Glue
  • Pencil
  • Tape
  • Thin Cardboard
  • Thick cardboard
  • Decorative Flowers and leaves

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Procedure to Make The Heart Shaped Gift Box

Step 1-

  • Draw the shape of a heart on a white paper.
  • Use this paper as a stencil and draw the heart shape on the thick Cardboard.
  • Cut out the heart shape from the thick cardboard and use it as a base for the gift box.

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Step 2-

  • Take the thin cardboard and cut out a rectangle measuring 24 cm x 12 cm respectively.
  • Draw and divide it in two sections of 6 cm each, with a pencil. This will give you two cardboard strips each measuring 24 cm x 6 cm.

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Step 3-

  • Fix these two cardboard strips to the heart shaped cardboard making it the walls of the heart shaped Box, using a transparent tape.
  • The container for the heart shaped gift box is ready.

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Step 4-

  • Use this container to mark the same size, as that of the container, and cut out a heart shaped piece of Glossy paper, from the glossy sheet.
  • Apply glue and paste this glossy paper heart shaped cut out in the base inside the box.
  • Again, make two paper strips measuring 24 cm x 6 cm of glossy sheet and cover the outer portion of the cardboard walls, of the Gift Box.

Step 5-

  • Begin to make the lid for the box, by making a heart shaped cut out, of the same size as that of the box, from a thick cardboard.
  • Cover this heart shaped cut out with the same sized glossy sheet, with the help of glue.
  • Cut out two strips measuring 24 cm x 1.5 cm and attach them to the lid with the help of a tape.

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Step 6-

Now cover the top side of the gift box’s lid with golden glossy sheet.

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Step 7-

Decorate the top of the box with pretty decorative flowers and leaves.

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There you have it! An absolutely adorable handmade heart shaped gift box that you just created is all set to express the love in your heart. Do not miss out any chance of making this easy handmade gift idea and also get your kids to help you in making this pretty and creative gift box.

Add some chocolates and a few love messages inside this pretty DIY Handmade Gift Box and watch your loved ones smile. Easy and DIY gift ideas are an amazing way to develop your crafting skills and make something new and unique every time you plan for a Fun DIY Art and Craft Project.

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