Badge of Honor Card

Materials

  • Cardstock: green textured; red; white; blue
  • Mini Gold Brads, 13 (Making Memories)
  • Jolee’s Boutique medal sticker (EK Success Ltd.)

Tools

  • Paper cutter

Directions

STEP 1

  • Cut green cardstock to 5-1/2”x8-1/2”; score and fold in half.

STEP 2

  • With fold at left, make small pencil marks along each side of card front at 1-1/16” and 1-1/2” from top edge. Draw third pencil mark on each side of card, 1-3/16” straight in from top pencil mark. Connect dots to form small triangle and cut triangle out on each side of card, cutting though both layers.

STEP 3

  • Score and fold front flaps down to create overlapping shirt collar. Glue collar and insert brads in points. Cut away back flaps even with front edges.

STEP 4

  • For placket, cut 3/8”x4-1/2” and 3/4”x4-1/2” strips from cardstock; adhere smaller piece to larger piece. Insert five brads for buttons and adhere down center front of shirt.

STEP 5

  • For pockets, cut two 1” cardstock squares and two 1/4”x1” strips. Glue flaps to pockets; insert brad at center. Adhere pockets to shirt front; adhere medal sticker to pocket.

STEP 6

  • Cut two 1/8”x3/4” strips from cardstock, insert two brads in each, and adhere to shoulders. For stripes, cut 1/8”-wide strips of various lengths from red, white, and blue cardstock; adhere to shirt.
by Kimmie Young
Badge of Honor Card
Badge of Honor Card