How to Make an Exploding Box - DIY Paper Crafts

7 Materials
$15
1 Day
Medium

This tutorial it's step by step instructions, so it's very easy to understand it.

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The base and the lid ( Dimensions )


















For the base, take a 45cmx45cm black card ( mine is 320gsm ) and mark it at 15 and 30 cm on each side.













Unite the points.













Make a heart shape on each corner.











Score every heart in the middle











Cut the unwated part around the hearts.











Fold the sides.











Fold the hearts in the middle.











For the lid, take a 23.2cmx23.2cm design card and score it at 4cm on each side. After that fold the sides like you see in the picture above.









Cut one line in each corner and than put adhesive on the corners.









Stick the sides together and than add some decorations on it.




Assembling All Together!






Actually this is the easy part.

If you follow my tutorial I'm 100 % sure that you will understand how to do it.

Want to learn how to do the inside pockets? Visit my original post HERE!

Suggested materials:

  • Scissor  (https://www.amazon.co.uk/gp/product/B000MQ96PC/ref=as_li_qf_sp_asin_il)
  • Double adhesive tape  (https://www.amazon.co.uk/gp/product/B01CIQILCC/ref=as_li_qf_sp_asin_il)
  • Buttons  (https://www.amazon.co.uk/gp/product/B00ELO4B5Q/ref=as_li_qf_sp_asin_il)
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