by Julie Hoffman
Learn how to create chevron strips without a die.
- Scoring tool
- 1" x 5" Cardstock strip
Cut cardstock to 1" x 5 1/2".
Score cardstockr at 1/2" down the length of the paper.
Score cardstock every 1/2" across the width of the paper.
Cut the paper from the bottom corner to the middle score line, removing triangle shapes along the length of the paper.
Rotate paper at 90 degrees and cut opposite triangles.
Step 6 (Optional)
Cut the chevrons every 1 inch from the strip to use as individual chevrons.
Step 7 (Optional)
Adhere chevrons to your project.
Try different cardstock widths:
Use the same scoring distance as the width of your cardstock. This samples shows chevron strips created out of 3/4" wide cardstock.