Thinking of You Card

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

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

Basic Supplies

paper trimmer, scissors, ruler, pencil

Directions

STEP 1

  • Make 6"x6" white top-fold card.

STEP 2

  • Cut 6”x3” strips from diamond-print and grid papers. Adhere strips to card front.

STEP 3

  • Die cut Royal Swirls border from mini dot paper and adhere to card over paper seam; trim ends flush with card.

STEP 4

  • Stamp sentiment onto white cardstock and trim to size; mat on orange stripe paper. Adhere layered panel to card with foam dots.

STEP 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.

STEP 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
Thinking of You Card
Thinking of You Card