How-to: Father’s Day Nifty Necktie Notes

Father's Day Card

Give your dad something nifty this Father’s Day. Our A2 note cards don a dapper do for this Father’s Day card. It’s the perfect way to put a smile on his face! Feeling extra crafty? Try creating yours from a box mailer.

Materials Needed:

  • Father’s Day Nifty Necktie How-to PDF
  • Fill-in Notes Printable PDF
  • A2 Flat Card (color of your choice)
  • Eco-White Text Weight Paper
  • Gravel Cover Weight Paper
  • Fine Paper (of your choice)
  • Buttons or Brads
  • Foam Squares
  • 1/8″ Hole Punch
  • Double Stick Tape
  • Zip Dry Glue
  • Instructions:

  • Print the Father’s Day fill-in notes PDF, cut apart on the dotted lines, and write desired sentiments onto the four sheets.
  • Use the templates provided to cut the collar shapes from Eco-White paper and the tie shape from patterned fine paper.
  • Using the 1/8″ hole punch, create a hole in the upper right corner of the A2 card.
  • Stack the four sheets together and line up behind the A2 flat card.
  • Use the punched hole as a guide to hole punch through the sheets making sure all of the layers line up.
  • Insert brad through holes to create booklet. Adhere tie to front of card with double stick tape.
  • Use foam squares to adhere collar shapes in place (this will cover brad).
  • Cut a small strip to create tie clip and use it to write message.
  • Use Zip Dry glue to add tie clip and buttons.
  • Your dad will surely love the thoughtful notes and clever shirt design!

    – Claudia
    PS colors: curry & fuchsia
    Latest fave: Mini Magnolia Paper Flower Kit

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