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    Updated on Sep 22, 2019. Posted on May 17, 2015

    21 Surprisingly Fun Ways To Give Cash As A Gift

    Grad and wedding seasons, you have met your match.

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    1. Try this pizza box with a surprise inside.

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    ~Cheesy~ in a good way.

    2. Or a Kleenex box o' cash.

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    "Don't blow it all in one place!"

    3. These clear balloons are perfectly festive.

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    Most party stores will fill them up for you. Get all the info here.

    4. This dollar bill notepad is sure to turn heads.

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    All it takes is some rubber cement or glue and fresh dollar dollar bills. Get all the steps here.

    5. Congratulate a graduate with a money lei.

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    *Additional candy lei seen above optional*

    6. This transformed chocolate box makes a perfect care package or gift.

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    Half the fun is emptying the chocolate box before stuffing it with bills. Get the details here.

    7. Rolled bills make perfect pseudo diplomas.

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    Get the tutorial and printable here.

    8. These emergency funds are sure to come in handy for both newlyweds and graduates.

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    Find out more here.

    9. Fold any denomination bill into a cute fortune cookie.

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    The fortune doubles as a perfectly tiny card. Learn how here.

    10. Decorate a card with cash candles.

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    Get all the info here.

    11. Use the gum wrapper technique to make a bracelet they'll want to keep.

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    Get the how-to here.

    12. Make this perfectly pretty rose by adding a wire stem and fake leaves.

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    Feeling generous? Whip up a whole bouquet. Get the full tutorial here.

    13. Stash a little "money to burn" in a matchbox.

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    Learn more here.

    14. DIY a money topiary with a styrofoam ball and pins.

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    Get the tutorial here.

    15. Make a themed Mason jar to brighten up a last-minute gift.

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    Top with a veil or party hat to make this party-ready on any occasion. Get the how-to here.

    16. Make this adorable suit or dress origami for a perfectly stylish friend.

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    Get all the steps here.

    17. Save something for a rainy day by hanging cash inside a cheap umbrella.

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    A boring gift will turn into a fun surprise! Find out how here.

    18. Turn any bill into a super dapper bow tie.

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    Get the tutorial here.

    19. This envelope is half the fun, and the perfect size to stow a card or gift card.

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    Find out how to make it here.

    20. Combine two perfect things in one card: cupcakes and cash.

    21. Your honoree will feel very special wearing a money chain medal.

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