Cottage Life Envelope Book Tutorial

Hello, G45ers!

Create a quick and easy mini album using three envelopes.  This beautiful Cottage Life Envelope Book has been created for us by Graphic 45 Brand Ambassador, Gitta Roolf – gil4you.  Watch the videos below to see how this album comes together and then grab your supplies and try it yourself!  When you are done be sure to share your projects with us on Instagram using the #Graphic45 hashtag.


Cottage Life Envelope Book

By Gitta Roolf – gil4you


“I have made 3 videos

Two on Youtube, an english version and a german version.

Plus, a 60 sec. technique video for a tricky Envelopebook.


-English 15 Minute Tutorial-

Technique for a tricky Envelopebook with two covers


60-second technique for a tricky mini book made out of 3 envelopes. There are 6 pockets, which you e.g. can fill with tags and 6 frames in which you can present your photos. In addition, you will find many small brackets to attach more photos or your personal texts.


-German 15 Minute Tutorial-

60-Sekunden Technik für ein trickreiches Minialbum aus 3 Briefumschlägen


60-Sekunden-Technik für ein trickreiches Minialbum aus 3 Briefumschlägen. Es gibt 6 Taschen, die Du von oben z. B. mit Tags befüllen kannst und 6 Rahmen in denen du deine Fotos präsentieren kannst. Zusätzlich findest du viele kleine Halterungen um weitere Fotos oder deine persönlichen Texte anzubringen


-60 Second #G45Reel-

Tricky Envelope Book Instagram #G45Reel 

Supply List:

Set form g45 Cottage life

  • Paper Pads: 12×12, 8×8, Patters and Solids

  • Ephemera Assortment

  • StampSet

3 Briefumschläge / 3 Envelopes















Check out more projects by Gitta.


60 seconds technique to use dies you have


Loveletter Minialbum 6 x 7 1/2 inch – Papier fairy wings

Happy Papercrafting!


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