Use your Cricut or Silhouette cutting machine to create these Cricut Money Holders! This is such a fun way to make giving a money gift more personalized and are perfect for so many different holidays and occasions. Learn how to make these super cute money holders (and download the free money holder SVG files) with this step-by-step tutorial.
And if you are looking for Christmas designs, check out these adorable Christmas money holders that you can easily turn into ornaments.
With each project that I create with my Cricut, I am seriously more and more impressed with all it can do! I mean, these money holders are just so cool. And I amazed at all the projects the Cricut can make with just cardstock!
You can check out my growing library of cardstock projects for ideas for other fun crafts if you love cardstock crafts as much as I do.
How to Make a Cricut Money Holders:
To make these Cricut money holders, you will need:
- Medium or Heavy Weight Cardstock in your color choices – I recommend this glitter cardstock or this textured cardstock.
- Cricut Maker or Explore Cutting Machine and your standard cutting mat.
- Cricut Pens – I am using the 0.4mm Black Pen, but any Cricut pens will work.
- Money Holder SVG – Download at the bottom of the post
If you want to learn how to add a hole for ribbons or to cut multiple colors on the same mat, then make sure to watch the full step-by-step video tutorial here:
Upload SVG Template & Modify Pen Layers
Upload the money holder SVG to Cricut Design Space. If needed, this tutorial will show you how to upload files to Cricut Design Space.
Before cutting your money holders, you will need to modify your pen layers. First, start with ungrouping your layers. Select your item and select “Ungroup”.
You will then need to change all of the writing layers to “Pen” in the operations menu. I left the text on its own layer so you can easily remove the text and add your own if you wish. So, for some of the cards, there will be 2 layers that you need to change to “Pen”.
If you need help adding your own writing text, I have a full tutorial on writing with your Cricut with links to my favorite free writing fonts.
After you change your writing layers to pen, you need to attach them to your money holder. Select your pen layers and your money holder together by holding down shift as you select them, and then select “Attach”.
Cut & Assemble Your Money Holders
You are now ready to cut your project. Click on “Make It.” You should see your pen layers on top of your money holder template as shown in the picture below. If you do not, then go back and make sure you have attached your pen layers to your money holder layer.
Follow the prompts on your computer to cut your money holders. If you are using your pen, then make sure to insert this first.
Once you remove your cardstock from the mat, you can begin to assemble your money holder. Start by folding the pieces where the money goes inward.
Then, glue the front of the money holder to the back piece. Make sure that you don’t glue down the tabs that hold the money or the butterfly wings for the butterfly gift card holder.
And that’s all there is to it! Just roll up your money and add it to your money holder.
Money Holder Designs
There are several different money holder designs so you can find something for any occasion! These fit perfectly in a 4×6 envelope and you can make your own with these envelope SVG templates.
Birthday Money Holder SVG Templates
These designs are perfect for birthday gifts! Or, you can add your own text and use them for any occasion! The butterfly design would work well for saying “thank you” or “congratulations” or any other occasion. You can also make a birthday card with your Cricut to pair with this money gift.
Baby Shower Money Holder SVG Temples
These baby shower templates are the sweetest! Use pink cardstock for a girl or blue cardstock for a boy. Don’t know the gender? Easily change the text and add a neutral color cardstock for the background.
Graduation Money Holder SVG
Every graduate loves getting money! Use this design to personalize the gift a little more. And don’t forget to use the school colors for this one. You can also find other unique cricut graduation ideas here.
Teacher Money Holder SVG
Teachers always love to know they are appreciated, and they will definitely feel the love with this fun gift. Or, if you prefer giving gift cards then try giving it in one of these fun Cricut gift card holders.
Wedding Money Holder SVG
This champagne money holder design is perfect for weddings, showers, anniversaries or to congratulate someone. It’s super versatile and using the glitter cardstock with this, adds just the right amount of sparkle!
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