Graduation is a big milestone in a person’s life whether they are celebrating the completion of kindergarten, high school, or college. This Graduation Money Gift Idea is fun to customize and it’s a keepsake for anyone. Tip: Checks or gift cards fit in it too!

Note: My apologies to those who found the video yesterday and not the post. I was flying home from our trip to the UK and wasn’t able to get it fixed until this morning.


Graduation Money Gift Idea | Video Tutorial

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📌 Do you have graduates that you want to celebrate? Will you customize it for their school colors or something else? Don’t forget-this money gift idea can be made for other occasions too.

Graduation Money Gift Idea + Matching Slim Line Envelope!

I love making your crafting projects easy and boy do diagrams make it easy. The money holder has a matching envelope so your gorgeous card will be ready for gift-giving or mailing.

  • Basic White Thick: 7” x 8 ½”, with the 8 ½” at the top, score at 2” and 5 ¼”
  • Basic White: 1 ¼” x 6 ¾”
    • 1 ¾” x 2 ¼” (2 letters) or 1 ¾” x 3 ¼” (3 letters)
    • 1 ¾” circle punch
  • Cherry Cobbler: 3” x 6 ¾”
    • (2) 1 ¾” x 2 ⅛”
  • Basic Black: 1 ½” x 6 ¾”
    • 1 ¼” x 1 ¼”
    • 1” x 2”
    • 2”circle punch

Download the free diagram and measurements!

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I hope you found this graduation money gift idea helpful and fun to create! Whether you have graduates, weddings, birthdays, or any celebration, this project is sure to be a hit.

Make it a wonderful day my stampin’ peeps! See ya soon!