Plaid Mod Podge Graduation Gift Card Holder

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by Debbie Saenz, Plaid

Plaid Mod Podge Graduation Gift Card Holder

Show your favorite grad some love with this great gift card holder! For a fun idea, fill with graduation confetti, gold tinsel, or candies along with a gift card.

Project Details

  • Level:intermediate
  • Time:45 minutes

Project Instructions

  • 1
    Allow Mod Podge and ink to dry between applications. Project time does not include this drying time.
  • 2
    Wash and dry tin.
  • 3
    Use the top of the tin as a template to cut out 4 pieces of the Yellow-patterned cardstock. Cut two slightly smaller to fit the insides of the tin. Distress edges and apply to the top, bottom and the insides of the tin with Mod Podge.
  • 4
    Cut a 1/4 inch strip of Yellow-patterned cardstock, distress and apply around the edge of the lid with Mod Podge.
  • 5
    Cut a 1/2 inch of the Black and White patterned cardstock. Apply around the edge of the bottom of tin with Mod Podge.
  • 6
    Use sandpaper to sand away any paper extending over the edges of the tin.
  • 7
    Place three star stickers across top right of tin lid as shown.
  • 8
    Coat the entire outside of tin with Mod Podge.
  • 9
    Make a tag using the Midnight cardstock and Yellow-patterned cardstock as shown and add crimp end. Place stickers and star on tag then add a Red rhinestone.
  • 10
    Add Red rhinestones to each star on tin. Cut a piece of Black ribbon that will wrap around tin as shown in picture (approximately 14 inch). Use hot glue to secure ribbon around tin so that, while ribbon is in place, the tin will open. Attach Gold elastic cord to tag and slip through ribbon, tie and rim ribbon as shown.

Project Details

  • Level:intermediate
  • Time:45 minutes

Project Supplies

  • Plaid Mod Podge Waterbase Sealer
  • Glue and Finish 8 oz. Matte 104107932
  • Mint Tin
  • Yellow-Patterned Cardstock
  • Black and White-Patterned Cardstock
  • Nicole™ Crafts Cardstock 8-1/2 inch x 11 inch Midnight 104061345
  • Nicole™ Crafts Stickers Stars Red 104083206
  • Rhinestones (such as Nicole™ Crafts Rhinestones Jewelry Connection™ 120 pc. Round Red 7 mm 104240529)
  • Distress Ink (such as Ranger Tim Holtz Distress Ink Pad Antique Linen 104096633)
  • Nicole™ Crafts Bead It Jewelry Connection™ 2 ply Elastic 50 yard Gold 104244191
  • Offray Spool O' Ribbon Black 104188383
  • Beadalon EZ-Crimp Ends Gold 10 pc. 104249902
  • Sandpaper
  • Nicole™ Crafts Dual Temperature Trigger Glue Gun 104180411
  • Surebonder All Purpose Stik Glue Sticks 4 inch 50 pc. 104737928