Cover a heart shaped or round box with designer paper We're decorating a heart box with designer paper. You need the following ingredients: Heart shaped box with cover, glue, glue applicator, ruler, scissors and paper cutter. Measure the height and total distance around the box. Measure the designer paper. Place glue on box. Apply paper. Put glue all over the designer paper on the box. Measure the top of the box. Add one half inch to the measurement. Cut the designer paper to measurement. Apply to top keeping edge flush. Score the excess paper on the inside of the top. Apply glue and press the scored edges down. Add glue to the top of the cover.