I was inspired to try this DIY after seeing the stamps Christina posted about a few weeks ago. I loved how simple they were and wondered if I could try to make one myself. So I did... and you can too. Most of the materials are ones you probably have on hand...
Gather your materials: an x-acto knife, cuticle trimmer, pen and eraser.
Draw out your shape - I would start with a simple shape like this heart. But once you get the hang of it, you could really do any shape you'd like.
Use your X-acto knife to go over the lines you just drew. Don't go all the way through the eraser.
Next you need to use the X-acto knife to make a cross hatch pattern on the parts on the negative space (or rather, the parts you want to go away).
Finally, you'll need to turn the eraser on its side and cut across all those cross hatch cuts like this: