Prep the tissue paper
Multicolour packs of coloured tissue
make it easy to coordinate with your party palette. Because they come
already stacked, you’ll get a variety of colours with each punch—or you
can layer different coloured tissue papers yourself.
Once you have your layers, cut the stacked tissue into smaller squares.
Next, grab a piece of construction paper, fold it in half lengthwise
and place three sheets of trimmed tissue inside the folded paper. Two
1. Tissue paper in a punch by itself means tearing and heartbreak.
2. Layering with construction paper gives you clean cuts.
Pro Tip: If you’re reusing tissue paper, you can
iron out any unwanted wrinkles. Use the polyester setting and light
steam. Just smooth out a stack of three sheets of tissue with your
hands, press with the iron, flip the stack and iron again.