Those bits of fabric you’ve been holding on to now have a purpose. Keepsake fabric envelopes are a cinch to make and are perfect for encasing a homemade valentine.
- Waxed paper
- Decoupage finish
- Skirt hanger or clothespins
- Paper envelope
Protect work surface with a piece of waxed paper. Lay fabric flat and brush decoupage finish onto both sides.
Clip fabric to hanger; let dry, about 1 hour.
Fully open up envelope, as shown. Place on fabric and trace with a pencil. Cut out fabric.
Using paper envelope as a guide, fold fabric and crease it with your fingers. Remove paper envelope.
Cut a piece of waxed paper to fit inside folded fabric as protection. Brush on decoupage finish to seal three sides. Let dry, then slide waxed-paper square out.