I originally found this idea on a different blog which in turn pointed me towards Diana Gibbs' site. She is great! And guess what... she lives just a few miles from me! Don'tcha love it when that happens?! So I used her tutorial to create this cut file
As it turns out, my sis needed something just like this to package a yummy chocolate gift for a friend who's birthday was on Fourth of July. (ok, yes, I'm behind on getting some things posted!)
Read about using your cricut to score paper here.