Introduction: Recycled Carton Wallet

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Do you have unused cartons lying around? If you do this Instructable is perfect for you. in this Instructable I will show you how to make this nifty little recycled wallet.

Step 1: Materials

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For this project you will need:

1 orange juice or milk carton

1 pair of scissors

1 black marker

1 carton wallet template. download and printout here: milk_carton_wallet_template.pdf

Step 2: Cutting

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Pull the flaps at the top open and cut down the two sides so that the long piece contains the base and the pouring neck.

Step 3: ​Marking Out

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Using the template line it up with the pouring neck and trace and mark out the lines on the wings as shown.

Step 4: Cutting Out

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Cut out the outline that you made earlier. Make sure that the marks made along the wings are still there.

Step 5: Folding

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Fold the marks you made on the wings, the folds should lead to the corner on the wing.

Step 6: Finished

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To close the wallet fold the bottom flap with the hole over the pouring neck and screw the lid on. To open it unscrew the lid and pull the flap back.

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smileydude3 (author)2017-09-30

Awesome! I bet if you taped up the other end of the cap you could store coins in the pouring area and lcose it with the cap.

manuelmasc (author)2017-02-07

it's a common idea that can be found on avery diy website but I really like the oranges on the top! you've chosen the right oj cartoon! voted

heath.lock (author)2017-02-06

This is really cool. Good idea.

DIY Hacks and How Tos (author)2017-02-05

That is really clever. Great idea for recycling.

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