Gingerbread Cookie Swap
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Gingerbread Cookie Swap

Create an impressive handmade card and gift bag for cookies and more! Designed by Brianne Nevill.
Craft Time: 30 minutes
Uses Recycled Items: No
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Material List

  • Recollections™ Christmas Collection
  • Sanding Tool
  • Twine
  • Eyelets Border Punch
  • Small Hole Punch or Paper Piercer
  • Edge Distressing Tool
  • Paint – Silver
  • Paper Bag
  • Scissors
  • Recollections™ Tape Runner

Project Instructions

Sand entire white/blue “Snowflake” sheet from the Christmas Collection and cut in half. Score and fold one half of page to create card shape and cut second side down to 5" long.

Border punch edges of both the paper bag and card shape.

Cut two 3"x4" rectangles from blue “Snowflake” paper. Distress edges to give worn look.

Adhere smaller blue rectangles to center of sheet and card shape.

Sand two rows of brown “Gingerbread Men” sheet and carefully cut from page.

Punch or pierce holes in hands of each gingerbread man and tie them together using twine.

Adhere cookie banners to card (with eyelets) and sheet for bag; tuck or trim the excess string.

Adhere sheet to brown bag and fold down top. Punch two holes in top of bag and tie with additional twine.


Reveal the color core for an added touch!