Introduction: Recycled Coin Purse

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This is a recycled coin purse and I will show you how to make it.

Equipment : 

- a milk or juice carton
- a pencil
- a ruler
- scissors
- electrical tape
- double sided tape
- adhesive Velcro

Step 1:

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Flatten a juice carton and cut the ends.

Step 2:

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Divide the juice carton into three parts using a ruler and a pencil.

Step 3:

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On the first one-third of the juice carton, cut up the juice carton's sides and back. You have a strip which will close the coin purse.

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To obtain the extendible gussets, fold inside the juice carton's sides.

Step 5:

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Fold into three parts.

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Cover the edges with electrical tape.

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Put a bit of double sided tape between the two leaves.

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On the strip's inside and the coin purse's outside, put down a bit of adhesive Velcro.


bogdan.b made it! (author)2014-03-28

Thank you very much, tiphaine, for this instructable!
I am happy that I made it. I will make a lot of them from now on!
All my friends will have at least one :)
Thhhaaannnkks! :D

drwebster (author)2012-11-18

thats realy cool

Penolopy Bulnick (author)2011-11-29

Very inventive! Great job!

conservator (author)2011-11-29

Wonderful idea and a great reuse. Going to make one for myself right now!

dimtick (author)2011-11-29

elegant in it's simlicity

jessyratfink (author)2011-11-29

I love this! That's a great reuse. :)

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