Tutorial Favour making; Decorative notepad or notelet for wedding or party favours

Notelet or mini notepad as it is fondly called, makes a lovely favour gifts at weddings or any party or occasion.

Make the notelet and decorate it differently to suit the occasion or party that it is meant for.

  • A colouring book(with printed images or lineart to colour) notelet will be suitable for a kid or child’s party.
  • A blank notelet can also be used as a party favour for a child’s party because children love to scribble.

Notelet tutorial by Anino Ogunjobi image 10

Materials needed

  • Printed image
  • Coloured cardstock to layer the printed image
  • A4 white cardstock for cover of notelet
  • Liquid glue
  • Scissors
  • Comb binder
  • Plastic binding comb to suit the depth of the notelet
  • Guillotine
  • A4 copier paper (20 sheet)
  • Nail file

 

Notelet tutorial by Anino Ogunjobi image 1

 

STEP 1: Place A4 copier paper portrait-wise and then cut on its length into 3 equal parts.

Notelet tutorial by Anino Ogunjobi image 5

STEP 2: Fold the cut sheets into two equal halves. Punch holes using the comb binder machine and A4 paper setting.

 

Notelet tutorial by Anino Ogunjobi image 2Notelet tutorial by Anino Ogunjobi image 6

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

STEP 3: glue printed picture or image to a coloured cardstock and then cut around, leaving a little border. Repeat for the other coloured cardstock.

Notelet tutorial by Anino Ogunjobi image 4

STEP 4: repeat step 1-3 to make the cover of the notelet.

STEP 5: attach the cover and the sheets of paper together using the plastic comb binder.

Notelet tutorial by Anino Ogunjobi image 7Notelet tutorial by Anino Ogunjobi image 8

 

 

 

 

 

 

STEP 6: use a scissors and trim the excess plastic binding comb.

Notelet tutorial by Anino Ogunjobi image 9

STEP 7:File the edges(both) with the manicure file( this prevents the edges from cutting or hurting anyone).

Notelet tutorial by Anino Ogunjobi image 12Notelet tutorial by Anino Ogunjobi image 13

 

STEP 8: Glue the layered printed images to the front of the cover.

Notelet tutorial by Anino Ogunjobi image 15

 

TO VARY

  1. Cover can be embossed.
  2. Cover can be decorated with punched motifs or die-cut motifs.
  3. Cover can be decorated and decoupage with pictures.
  4. Cover can be decorated with greeting card designs.
Notelet tutorial by Anino Ogunjobi image 3
Embossed cover
Notelet tutorial by Anino Ogunjobi image 14
Decorated with punched or die-cut floral motifs

Notelet tutorial by Anino Ogunjobi image 11

Be the first to comment

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published.