Father’s day DAD Gift Box Tutorial with Free Printable Template



The Simply Creative My Guy papers are fantastic to use to wrap your Father’s day gift in. Have a flip through the paper pad and you’ll be sure to find a fun and upbeat paper design to use!

Print Your Free Father’s Day Gift Box Template Here


What you Need

Free Template

Simply Creative My Guy 12x12 Paper Pad

Dovecraft White Tissue Paper, Blue Ink Pad, Moustache & Glasses Clear Stamp, A4 Gold Glitter Card, First Edition Dies- Alphabet Serif, Space

Fiskars 3 in 1 Tag Maker- Scallop


How to Make

1.Firstly, print your free template, cut out and draw around it onto your chosen Simply Creative My Guy 12x12 paper design. Ensure to draw your template onto the back of your sheet. Once drawn, cut out. 

2.Score along the indicated lines as shown on your template. Begin by folding in the edges of the main section of your box. Secure each tab with a strip of Dovecraft Perma Fix tape. 

3.Once the main section of your box is completed, follow the same step with your lid and to remember to secure each fold with a small strip of Perma Fix tape.

4.Use the Fiskars 3 in 1 Tag Maker- Scallop on a coordinating sheet of My Guy paper. Adhere this to the centre of your lid with 3D foam pads. 

5.Next, use the First Edition Alphabet Serif dies and die cut the letters to create your DAD sentiment onto an A4 sheet of Dovecraft glitter card. Find the star design within the First Edition Space die set and die cut it onto the same sheet of gold glitter card. With glue, stick your DAD sentiment to the centre of your tag with a star either side of it. 




6.Take a sheet of Dovecraft White Tissue paper and lay it out. Adhere the Dovecraft Moustache clear stamp to a plastic stamping block. Carefully dab your stamp with the Dovecraft blue ink pad. Stamp along your tissue paper ensuring to leave gaps for your glasses design, leave to dry

7.Follow the previous step with your Dovecraft Glasses clear stamp, once you’ve finished your stamping design, leave to dry. 

8.Fold your tissue paper inside your box, making sure that there is enough tissue paper to cover the top of your gift.




There you have it! An easy to craft, Father’s day gift box. We’re sure your dad will really appreciate the thought you’ve put in to your beautifully made, parcel (though it may end up being used to hold your dad’s screws and bolts!) How will you use our free template? 

Remember to upload your marvellous makes to the project gallery and when uploading to social media, to #Trimcraft so we can have a peek!

Trimcraft design these templates to aid your crafting projects, so we are always happy to see them being used and enjoyed. However, we just ask you credit Trimcraft for the template design when you publish your crafty makes online and on social media.




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