DIY business card holder

Still looking for a great Father's Day gift? There's still time to make something that's thoughtful, crafty and functional. Check out this business card holder I made for using just a few supplies, including an Elmer's tri-fold display board and school glue.

DIY Business Card Holder

Elmer's tri-fold board
Elmer's X-TREME school glue stick
Decorative paper
X-acto knife

DIY business card holder supplies

Cut the display board into four pieces: four 8 ¾” x 4 ¼” and one 10 ½” x 8 ½”. Cut pieces of the paper into the same dimensions.

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Glue the paper to the backside of the boards.

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Using an x-acto knife and straight-edge, perforate the smaller cardboard pieces on the uncovered side at 1″, 3″, 5 ½” and 8″.

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The cardboard will bend in easily at the perforations.

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Glue the covered side of the perforation you made at 8″.

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Fold the cardboard pieces in as shown and hold for a few minutes to let the glue set.

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Apply glue to the backside of the business card holders.

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Glue all four of the card holders to the large piece of cardboard.

Attach the business card holder to a wall using thumbtacks and place business cards into the slanted holders. This was an easy craft that took less than one afternoon and only required a few, inexpensive supplies. Best of all, it's useful so it won't end up sitting idle on a shelf!