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DIY Gift Card Holders

Finding the perfect holiday gift can be a difficult task. Buy the gift that everyone loves... a gift card to his or her favorite store (especially if it's Dollar Tree)! Add a personalized touch by creating a DIY Gift Card Holder using wrapping supplies available at Dollar Tree. Repurpose a gift box or bag, cut it to size, and glue on a pocket to hold your gift card. Have fun crafting cheerful details to embellish this thoughtful gift!

Shop at Dollar Tree – Here’s What You’ll Need:

  • Gift Box or Bag
  • Twine
  • Craft Pom-Poms
  • Stickers
  • Clothespins
  • Hot Glue Gun*
  • Hot Glue Sticks
  • Scissors
  • Gift Cards

*Not sold at Dollar Tree.

Easy Step-by-Step Directions:

  1. Cut a 10x4" strip of gift box or bag (see image #1). Fold a flap about 2-3" from the bottom. Hot glue the borders down, forming a pocket for the gift card (see images #2 and #3).
  2. Fold the remaining top down, creating a card or envelope appearance (see image #4).
  3. Cut strips of box pattern, apply pom-poms, tie ribbons, or seal with stickers (see image #5).
  4. Seal or tie your Gift Card Holder and it's ready to be tucked under the tree (see image #6).