Elmer's Cereal Box Brag Book

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by Craft Marketing Connections Design Team

Elmer's Cereal Box Brag Book

Make your memories snap, crackle and pop in a brag book made from an upcycled cereal box, cardstock, ribbon and some other supplies. In no time at all, you've got a new, earth-friendly way to display your favorite photos!

Take some pics of your picture holder, then share on social media using #ACMooreInspired.

Project Details

  • Level:beginner
  • Time:less than an hour

Project Instructions

  • 1
    Use scissors to cut off the top of the cereal box's flaps at crease lines. With front of box facing you, flatten box with narrow side on left. Lightly draw a horizontal line 4-1/4" down from top. Cut along marked line, going through both layers of box. Open box. Cut off narrow side panel on right, at crease lines and discard. Measure and draw a vertical line down center of narrow panel for fold line. Bend up cardboard to make fold line. (Tip: Use a ruler as a guide.) Firmly crease to make book.
  • 2
    Cut two 2-3/4" x 4-1/4" pieces of cardstock and glue them to inside of book covers. Let dry.
  • 3
    Line the seam of badge holder up with the crease line of the closed front book flap. Mark holes. Remove badge holder. Keeping book closed, use paper punch to punch holes through both book layers. Insert photos into each badge holder. Place into book, aligning holes. Thread ribbon from back to front through holes and knot. (Tip: Diagonally trim ends of ribbon to more easily thread through holes.) Place spoon on knot and tie bow around spoon.

Project Details

  • Level:beginner
  • Time:less than an hour

Project Supplies

  • •Elmer's Washable School Glue Stick (Disappearing Purple)
  • •Nicole™ Crafts Punch It 1/8" Circle Paper Punch
  • •Cardstock, Ribbon & Spoon That Coordinate, Six 3-1/4" x 3-3/4" Horizontal Clear Vinyl Badge Holders, Twelve 2-1/2" x 3-1/2" Photos, Individual Serving Size Cereal Box, Ruler, Scissors & Pencil