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How to make a Valentine’s Day Explosion Box Card

Exploding box for boyfriend / girlfriend. Gift Idea for Valentine's Day, Anniversary and even for Birthday. Learn how to make this lovely paper box in this step by step tutorial.

I'm sure you gonna love this Creative Gift Idea. With this handmade gift box you can prove to your loved ones that you care about them & you are willing to create special gifts and not just buy them. Remember, without love we are lost ! :)

What you need

Scissor
Double adhesive tape
Ribbon
Coloured Cardboard
Design Paper

Instructions

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

Step 1: Watch the video!

For some people it’s easier to watch a video than following step by step photos

So if you are one of them I hope that this video will help you !

Step 2: Gather your suplies.

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You need:

  • Scissor
  • Double adhesive tape
  • Ribbon
  • Coloured Cardboard
  • Design Paper

In the next steps you will see that I attached the dimensions as well

You’re welcome

Step 3: The base and the lid.

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The base

  1. Mark at 15 and 30 cm on each side,
  2. Unite the points.
  3. Make a heart shape on each corner.
  4. Score every heart in the middle.
  5. Cut the unwated part around the hearts.
  6. Fold the sides.
  7. Fold the hearts in the middle.

The lid

  1. Score on each side at 4 cm.
  2. Fold the sides.
  3. Cut one line in each corner.
  4. Put adhesive on the corners.
  5. Stick the sides together.
  6. Add some descoration on it.

Step 4: First Row Pieces.

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Step 5: How to make a Pop – up card

If you want to see the instructable for this project go here:

Step 6: Second Row Pieces

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Step 7: How to make a Squash Book

If you want to see the instructable for this project go here:

Step 8: How to make squash book pocket

Step 9: Third Row Pieces.

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Step 10: How to make a Waterfall Card.

Step 11: Assembling all together!

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Actually this is the easy part.

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