Thinking of You Card

By  Debi Adams  for  Sizzix

The sincerest thoughts are always the ultimate expression! Show how you feel with truly elegant decorative elements from the Sizzix Decorative Accents Collection.

  • Thinking of You Card


  • 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


  • 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

Basic Supplies

  • paper trimmer, scissors, ruler, pencil
  • 1. Make 6"x6" 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.