How to Make Spool Business Cards


What happens when you run out of business cards?

Create your own!

how to make spool business cards

Last week I was headed out to CHA, opened my business card box, and realized I didn’t have enough!! Oh no.

So, I grabbed by handy kraft paper and got to work! Let me tell you how I made these…so easy!


Kraft Paper

Bakers Twine

Paper Cutter

Computer & Printer

1. Design your business card with your favorite fonts and images in your favorite photo editing program. I used PicMonkey on this card.

I included social media buttons by downloading my own image by using the “your own” button on the image below.

business card tutorial

I also added some little gray triangles so I would know where to cut and wind my twine!


2.  Print out cards. I used the wallet size on my printer…

printing business cards


3. Cut, wrap around twine, and you’re DONE!!

spool business card tutorial at


There are so many fun ways you can doll up spool business cards…

Hair ties – fun for hairdresser or boutique

DMC floss – for your stitching business

Ric Rac/Ribbon – craft supply company

…so many fun ideas!!


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Also check out…

12 Amazing Bakers Twine Ideas

DIYBusiness Card Holders

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  1. says

    Hi Kari
    I met you and your sister at CHA. Wasn’t it a blast? You handed me your business card–and, I have to say, it is my favorite! Clever, cute, practical… Just like your blog.
    I’ll be in touch soon.

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