Saturday, June 4, 2016

Glad We're TIED Together!



Father's Day is coming up soon and I always like something cute to hold a candy bar and gift card.   I know a tie is kind of cliche', but I think this is cute enough and the sentiment is so fun that it overcomes the "boring Father's Day tie."



What do you think?  On Pinterest, I saw several shirt and tie ideas and I just tweaked it a little.



The shirt is made from a business size envelope.   I used liquid adhesive to seal the envelope, so it would be sure to stay sealed.




The start of the collar is a slit down the middle of the top layer.  





Finish the collar with two simple folds.




Use the tie template to cut out a tie and cut out the top of the tie again for a knot.  

Easy, right?



Download the tie template and sentiments HERE.

So glad you stopped by!

15 comments:

  1. How cute; and perfect for a wife to give her husband on Father's day!

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  2. Quick and easy, fabulous idea for Father's Day!! Beautiful and delicate, too! Thanks for sharing!!

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  3. Looks like a fun easy project, Lori! So creative...love it!!!

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  4. Such a cute idea, thanks for the inspiration!!

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  5. Great make Lori - such a fun idea.
    Toni xx

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  6. What a wonderful idea! Even for a husband on Husband's Day!!!!
    Sandy xx

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  7. omg...this is so cool! LOVE it! I think cliché is appropriate for father's day...lol! AND I LOVE those kitty badge buttons I got from your Etsy shop! I'm hoping to use them this weekend so I will definitely let you know and link back to you... they are SO pretty right down to the packaging! Thanks so much! Oh! And thanks for the digital images!! Awesome!

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  8. This is totally so cool! Love love it and the great sentiment! TFS

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  9. This is SO fun! Even though a tie is a bit cliche, your take on things is original and bound to being a smile - especially with the chocolate treat!! Great idea!!

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  10. This is so, so, SO adorable, Lori! I made a shirt and tie card once, and it was a bit of a mess.... so wish I had your easy tutorial at the time. Love it, and love that there is a pocket for the pull-out card and candy bar. Perfect-o!

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  11. Oh how adorable, I love that striped tie and the fabulous sentiment!
    Hugs, Tammy

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  12. What a perfect Fathers Day card!

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