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This DIY graduation cap gift card holder is a clever way to give that ever-popular gift card. Just a few easy steps and you can make a memorable graduation gift!
If you prefer to give cash these free printable graduation cards are the way to go! Such a clever money holder with an inspirational quote included.
If you are ready to congratulate the graduate here is just what you need to celebrate the big day!
Graduation Cap Gift Card Holder Supplies
- Cardstock in your choice of color (think high school or college school colors)
- graduation cap template
- metal brad
- embroidery floss
- x-acto knife
- glue spots (optional)
How to Make a DIY Graduation Card
I think homemade graduation cards are the best. Your special efforts will for sure be appreciated!
Use the printable graduation cap top template as a guide to cut out the cardstock.
Fold the top edge over.
Open the card up and make two slits that will hold the gift card. Lay your gift card down first and mark where the slits will go. Make sure you make the cuts on a cutting board or mat. This card is designed to hold the gift card so it isn’t reveled until they lift the cap.
Place the gift card inside.
Now you are ready to decorate your graduation cap with a tassel.
How to make a tassel
Place a brad in the center of the hat. Slip the tassel under the brad then securely fasten.
Place a glue dot in the right corner to keep the card closed.
One festive graduation gift card holder in minutes! Now you are ready to head to the graduation party with a gift the graduate will LOVE!
I have more ideas to celebrate that special graduation day! If you need graduation cap ideas to keep the theme going try these:
Looking for something special to write in your card for the high school and college graduate share one of these graduation cap sayings. These will for sure inspire.
I love these graduation cakes!
If you need a clever way to give cash check out these creative ways to give the graduate money.