Fabric Origami Boxes

Added Dec 16, 2010

by lizajane09

Upstate, South C...

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Description

These were made to house little presents and treasures. I’d thought I’d share how I made them. Not exactly sewing, but this is the time of year for craftiness, isn’t it? Makes for a cute little wrapped present.
It looks like a lot of steps but it is actually pretty easy. I went overboard with pictures- I’m a visual learner.

Material Notes

Any sort of fabric, heavy duty interfacing like Pellon Craft Fuse, fabric glue

Difficulty

Novice

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    Dec 22, 2010, 11.08 AMby luxihere

    Thank you so much. Such a sweet and simple and very creative project.

    I am going to make atleast a dozen, this being season of gifts! (i have already made 2 in the trial phase…)

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    Dec 20, 2010, 01.36 PMby FabricUiPhoneApp

    Great idea…could work with other fabrics, I think a great one would be gingham (which is listed in my fabric iphone app). Voile, which is nice and thin, would work too.

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    Dec 20, 2010, 07.27 AMby sunnydays212003

    This project is very neat. I love the creativity in this

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    Dec 20, 2010, 06.57 AMby elliachristine

    I think I’ll make a super=sized version of these for storage containers! I love making the little ones from card stock to put homemade gifts in :) Very cute!

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    Dec 19, 2010, 10.51 PMby cantare

    These are so cool, I’m going to make some today!

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    Dec 18, 2010, 09.46 PMby venusop

    I was just thinking of how I wanted to remake some paper ones I had, I never thought to use fabric, thank you!

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    Dec 18, 2010, 12.13 PMby denise2003

    I love it! Thank you for posting.

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    Dec 17, 2010, 11.55 PMby lizajane09

    Why, thank you everyone!

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    Dec 17, 2010, 02.54 PMby freaky-philomeen

    Sweet boxes, they look perfect! I’m very afraid of Origami, they usually end up torn, bitten and swallowed ;))) or simply in the junk…but I could manage these because I learned to make paper boxes years ago. Thanks for sharing!

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    Dec 17, 2010, 11.05 AMby hdk100

    WOW! I need to study this closely, it’s so pretty!!! Thanks for sharing! (And for the many photos, never enough!)

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    Dec 17, 2010, 10.38 AMby kihli

    What a nice idea! Thanks for sharing!

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    Dec 17, 2010, 07.01 AMby gillthecat

    cute as a button,, bravo

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    Dec 17, 2010, 06.16 AMby Ralf Schmitz

    great! thank you so much for sharing this lovely idea! WOW!

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    Dec 17, 2010, 04.28 AMby kelepso

    Very nice!

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    Dec 17, 2010, 01.08 AMby froggypondd

    Thank you so much for these! I’m definitely going to be making tonnes of them! I just scoured the house to find some boxes, but to no avail!

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    Dec 16, 2010, 07.28 PMby tilshmil

    Very pretty!

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    Dec 16, 2010, 06.54 PMby smallone

    lovely – have just favorited :)…most gifts are already wrapped for this year but I’ll be using these for other occasions for sure! and thank you for those great instructions!!!

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    Dec 16, 2010, 06.49 PMby simone272

    Thanks so much! These are perfect for some of my christmas presents :)

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    Dec 16, 2010, 05.51 PMby Laura Jane

    beautifull <3

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    Dec 16, 2010, 04.00 PMby prettysewinggirl

    What a clever idea – thanks for sharing :)

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