Saturday, August 8, 2009

A2 Pizza Box No Border- Tutorial

Hi friends,
Today I have the second version of the Pizza Box. This one will hold up to four A2 (standard sized) cards depending on layers/ embellishment. I'm using my Scor-Pal, but it is not required to complete the box.

Here's what you'll need:
one 8 1/2" x 11" cardstock
Scor-Pal or Paper Trimmer
Scoring tool
Strong adhesive of your choice

Let's get on with the deets:

Cut your cardstock to 7" x 10 1/2". Score at 1/2" on all 4 sides

Turn your paper so the 10 1/2" is at the top and score at 5" and 5 1/2".

Along the 10 1/2" sides, cut on the scored lines up to where the two lines meet. Trim your tabs as shown:You may wish to decorate while the box if flat.

Fold all score lines before you assemble the box. This will make it easier to assemble & will create crisp, clean edges on the box. Add adhesive to the tabs & adhere them to the inside of the box & you're done!

Here's my completed project. I decided to make some personalized stationery for myself. I used the beautiful Wisteria Paper by Basic Grey (luuuuv!- lots of purples) I also used Papertrey Ink stamps to personalize the note cards. The note cards were made by cutting 8 1/2"x 11" cardstock into fourths. I made a total of 16 note cards, but I could probably fit 20 to the very top. I like! I like!

I'm thinking you're familiar with creating the Pizza Box from yesterday's tutorial so I wasn't as detailed with the assembly of this one. But if you missed it, you can find it here.

Thanks so much for hangin' out with me today! I hope you give one of these Pizza Boxes a try- you'll love making them :) You can make uber cute gifts with them! I've got loads of places to go today, so I'll see you next time-- Gotta Go!

The 411
Paper: White CS, Purple passion- TPC, Wisteria- Basic Grey
Stamps: Simply Stationery, Simple Alphabet, Fresh Alphabet- PTI
Ink: Plum Pudding- PTI
Tools: Ribbon Tag Trio- Spellbinders
Other: Gold Leaf Pen- Krylon, ribbon


  1. Darling project! Great tutorial. Love the set using PTI and Wisteria together, really beautiful.

  2. I relate well to your style -- clean lines and simple. Very nice.

  3. Gosh, I didn't mean "simple" in a bad way. I reread my post, and I was concerned it might appear negative. I didn't mean that at all. I meant "not bogged down or cluttered."

  4. Great job again! Thanks for doing this, you make it look so easy and fun!

  5. Love this!!! that basic grey paper is so hard to find!

    I will try making one soon. By the way Thanks for inspring me to clean up my cuttlebug folders, I am organizing them just like you (well almost)

    sweet dreamers

  6. great tutorial and BEAUTIFUL box.


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