How to Make a Mail Holder from a Wire Hanger

Today I’m going to show you a great craft that you can make from an old wire hanger.  That’s right…. I’m going to show you how to make a Mail Holder from an Old Wire Hanger.  This mail holder can be given to your parents so that they have a place to hold onto their bills, or save it for yourself to hang on your door so that you can receive notes from your siblings or parents.  Either way this Mail Holder is sure to be enjoyed.  So, let’s get started.

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Materials Needed

wire Hanger

thick card paper






Step 1

Cut a piece of thick card paper as long and wide as desired, but the width should be less than that of the hanger.



Step 2

Fold about 2 inches from the edge of the paper as shown


Step 3

Tape or glue the end to fix it as shown.


Step 4

Cut another piece of paper, smaller than the first piece to hold the mail.


Step 5

Glue the two sides and the bottom on to the first piece of card as shown to form a pocket.


Step 6

Decorate the paper with paint.

And, that’s it….. you made a Mail Holder from an old Coat Hanger.  How did your mail holder turn out?  Now hang it on your door to receive mail from your siblings or give it to your parents for a place for them to save their bills.

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