Pie is a delicious dessert that’s perfect for any occasion. If you want to make your pie box. If but don’t have the time or money to go through the hassle of buying all the components, then this article will show you how to make pie boxes.
So, stay with us till the end!
Cardboard is a great material for making pie packs. It’s cheap, easy to cut and paint, and can be found anywhere. Additionally, it’s very lightweight, so you don’t have to worry about carrying heavy materials when transporting your creation from one place to another.
Make your Own Pie Boxes
Borrowing one is the next best option if you don’t have a pie box. Ask a friend or family member if they have an old box that’s the right size for your project. And then ask them to hold onto it until after you’re done.
If no one has a suitable container at hand, there are other options:
- Bake at home with aluminum foil as the base
- Make your paper-based pie plate by folding over some paper on both sides of the tray and securing it with tape. This method will require more time than using an actual metal one.
Glue together the sides of Pie Boxes
You’ll have to get a hot glue gun with a wide tip to glue the sides of your box. You can also use a glue stick or even some tape if you have it handy.
If you don’t want to spend money on an actual pie box, try using foam core instead. It’s less expensive than using tin foil and will allow for more flexibility in how you design your packages as long as they aren’t big.
Add ribbon or twine to hold it
To make a hole, use a hole punch and hand drill bit to make holes at the top of each flap. Tie ribbon or twine around the top edge of each flap, where it meets with another piece of fabric so that they don’t fray.
You can do this by tying them directly onto each other. Or by wrapping them around themselves once when you’re done tying them together at their bottom edges – whichever works best for you.
If you want your pie boxes Walmart to be easy-to-open. Place your ribbon/twine near where one side touches on its way outwards from underneath its lid. So that it won’t get tangled up inside when opening it.
You can add the decorations you want to your custom pie boxes.
For a quick and easy way to decorate your boxes, try using stickers and tape. Cut out shapes from stickers that fit the size of your package. And then, apply them to the surface of your box. You can also use tape and write on it with markers or paint pens.
Also, when you’re making pie containers, the possibilities are endless. From glittery to plain, there are many different ways to decorate them.
You can use various techniques and materials to make your box stand out. Some of our favorites include:
- Glitter (it’s not just for cookies!)
- Black and white stripes
- A monogram (if you’re feeling fancy)
- A patterned pattern (Think polka dots or stripes)
Make a Pie Holder out of Fabric and Cardboard
Make a Pie Holder out of Fabric and Cardboard. Here is how:
- With a ruler, draw lines on the back side of the cardboard strip to mark for cutting later. Cut along these lines, leaving about 1/16″ (2 mm) at each end so you can fold over your fabric strips before sewing them together.
- Place one end of your sheeting fabric inside one end of the cardboard strip. Then fold over and glue down with E6000 glue or other adhesive as desired. Once dry, trim off any excess material that extends beyond either side of your pie box using scissors.
You’ll need a template. You can find one online or download one from your computer and print it out. You can make your template for pie boxes wholesale. The online sites will walk you through creating the template, and then you can save it to your computer.
You can create a template on your phone or tablet if you don’t have a printer. Just draw out the shape of your pie box and take a picture before you cut out the form with scissors.
After that, apply glue inside the box and place your pie in the box. Place another piece of cardboard on top so it won’t get squished as you put pressure on it during drying time.
Making pie boxes is an easy way to dress up a dish. They’re also great for storing leftovers. And there’s no more suitable way to express your culinary skills than making a beautiful pie box.