Make your own wallet out of recycled paper! It's completely waterproof and has a coin catching design. It doesn't matter if you spill juice or ketchup on your wallet, you could just simply wipe it and it all goes away! Glazed with a layer of "Clear Acrylic Laquer", the wallet can resist being torn.

If you had trouble finding a cheap and creative holiday gift or giveaway, this is the solution for your problem. It's also a great solution for panic buying! I made tons of these wallets and it barely cost me a penny. The slick and innovative design never ceases to the attract attention of friends. It may attract friends but may not attract snatchers! :D

10 Reasons - Why You Should Make This Wallet:
1st.) Anti-Theft (Less Attraction To Snatchers)
2nd.) Infinite skin designs (ex. Gift Wrapper, MTR Map, World Map, Brochure)
3rd.) Coin catching design (coins don't fall that easily)
4th.) Save the world - Recycle
5th.) Escape mainstream fashion
6th.) Slim Deign
7th.) Light Weight
8th.) Wipe And Clean
9th.) Blends in your office supplies (camo)
10th.) It doesn't tear, wilt or fray that easily (Waterproof)

Step 1: Gathering the Materials

- Clear Lacquer Spay Paint (for waterproofing)
- Yellow Pad Paper (your choice of design)
- Paper Bill (reference for your wallet's size)
- Multipurpose Glue (Elmer's Glue)
- Sharp Pair of Scissors
- 12 inch Rule
<p>do we have to spray it randomly? , and i want to paint the wallet can i paint it? , if yes do i paint it at the start or end?</p>
<p>Please answer me.</p><p>I'm just wondering if i sprayed a Clear Lacquer Spray Paint first before starting what would happen?</p><p>thank you!</p>
<p>nicely done :)</p>
It'll be good for schools and offices because it won't get stollen and you can write your bus table on it.
<p>I'm surprised you don't waterproof the paper before ever cutting or folding for really good coverage&hellip;</p>
<p>Cool wallet! thanks for the idea</p>
Can u make a video about it and maybe post it on YouTube because I don't get the pictures
<p>nicely done! voted.</p>
this is awesome! I'm totally going to make one using a map. You should show a picture with water beading up on the surface of the wallet to show how water-proof it is.
If you &lt;3 Hongkong then better make one out of a MTR map :D <br> <br>I'll probably post a video the next time I make a wallet. I gave all of them away for our school's Christmas party.
Nice Wallet .. Thank You
Thanks! :D
Awesoi! Thanks for sharing!
Very awesome idea! Would it be possible to spray the paper and then fold the wallet, or would that make gluing and folding too hard?
Thanks! I experimented with the &quot;spray first&quot; but the PVA glue didn't stick very well. You can use a bottle of superglue if you wish to spray the wallet first. The super glue binds the sprayed paper very well! <br> <br>- Happy Holidays! :D
Thanks for pointing that out.

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