Thinking of You Card


size: 6”x6”

Materials

  • Cardstock: white, green
  • Papers: teal diamond, grid, and mini dot; orange stripe and mini print; yellow swirl and mini print
  • Buttons: two orange small, two golden yellow medium, one orange large
  • Orange/white baker’s twine

Basic Supplies

paper trimmer, scissors, ruler, pencil

Tools

  • Sentiment stamp
  • Embroidery needle
  • Sizzix Big Shot Die-Cutting System and Sizzlits Dies: Royal Swirls Decorative Strip, Flowers & Leaves Set, Flower Set #5
  • Blue ink pad
  • Adhesives: paper adhesive, clear dots, foam dots

Directions

  • 1. Make white top-fold card.
  • 2. Cut 6”x3” strips from diamond-print and grid papers. Adhere strips to card front.
  • 3. Die cut Royal Swirls border from mini dot paper and adhere to card over paper seam; trim ends flush with card.
  • 4. Stamp sentiment onto white cardstock and trim to size; mat on orange stripe paper. Adhere layered panel to card with foam dots.
  • 5. Die cut flowers from mini print and swirl papers; die cut vines and leaves from green cardstock. Gently bend flower petals to add dimension. Adhere shapes to card with clear dots, tucking one leaf behind sentiment panel.
  • 6. Sew twine through large button; knot ends at front. Adhere buttons to flower centers with clear dots.
  • Tip
  • 1. Create a matching gift bag in minutes using Sizzlits dies! Simply create a second card front and affix it to the bag. Tie coordinating ribbon onto one handle.

by Debi Adams for Sizzix

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