Recycled Cardboard Box Mail Folder

I love Miller Lite, have I mentioned this? So this usually results in plenty of boxes I toss away. So I had an idea to recycle one of the boxes into a mail folder to hold all the letters and envelopes that clutter my kitchen counter.

The Bos
The Box

Cut the box into a folder with a flap:

Folder Pattern
Folder Pattern
Bend the flap over and form the folder.
Bend the flap over and form the folder.

Glue paper over it:

Using needle and thread add two buttons:

Leather to tie the folder shut
Leather to tie the folder shut

Embellished with a custom made mail tag and two rub on transfers:

The finished design
The finished design

 

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