Recycled Box Block Party Invitations
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Recycled Box Block Party Invitations

Create these and hang them from your neighbor's doors to invite them to your next block party!
Craft Time: 60+ minutes
Uses Recycled Items: No
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Material List

  • Recollections™ Paper Pad – The Create Collection
  • Recollections™ Dye Ink Pad – Horizon
  • Jute
  • Crop-a-dile™ (or Hole Punch)
  • Recollections™ Tape Runner
  • Cardstock – White
  • Recollections™ Paper Trimmer (or Scissors)
  • Recycled Cracker (or Cereal, Etc.) Boxes

Project Instructions

Step 1 Cut the recycled box apart and cut a 3½"x8" piece for the base of the invitation.

Step 2 Cut a 2"x7½" piece of white cardstock.

Step 3 Print or draw a block party logo at the top of the white cardstock cut in Step 2.

Step 4 Cut a piece of scrapbook paper from paper pad to 1" wider than the white cardstock (when centered, there should be ½" margin).

Step 5 Use tape runner to attach the white cardstock and scrapbook paper together. Attach to recycled box card base.

Step 6 Cut a second piece of scrapbook paper to 3½"x8". Wrap around the invitation as shown.

Step 7 Run ink pad around edges of invitation to add dimension.

Step 8 Punch hole at top, and tie a piece of jute at top.