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Cereal Box Magazine Holder

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By Feliz

Cereal Box Magazine Holder

Magazine holder

Name of Project

Carton Magazine Holder

Ages This Project is Suitable For

6 to older age

Approximate Time Required to Complete This Project

45 minutes

Materials Needed

Clean empty cereal and milk carton boxes


Ruler and pencil

Transparent tape


Cut the top part of the box.

Measure height of 7 1/2-inches.

Measure top length 3 1/2 and bottom length 2 1/2.

Cut diagonally from top length to bottom length on both sides.

When done, sealed the edges with transparent tape, so also the bottom or under flaps

Tips and Tricks

  • Use the remaining cut portions for bookmark, particularly the portion with plain white. Decorate with scrap colored stickers, or pencil drawings, or cut outs from magazine pages and gift wrappers.
  • Also use as templates: star, heart, petal,

Sherri Osborn, About.com Family Crafts, says:

I think I will add some pizazz to my cereal box magazine holder using decoupage techniques!

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