Vintage Hello Card

By  Lisa Dorsey 

size: 5-1/2"x8"

  • Vintage Hello Card


  • Cardstock (Bazzill): dark brown; yellow decorative-edge.
  • Papers (Jenni Bowlin Studio): Front Porch Collection Lemonade; Tangerine Dream Collection Turquoise Dot.
  • Dora Primrose Flower (Prima Marketing).
  • Wide brown grosgrain ribbon (May Arts).
  • Storytellers Sticker Letters (Webster's Pages).
  • Blue pearls (KaiserCraft).
  • Blue buttons, two.


  • Sewing machine and thread: white; dark brown.
  • Embroidery needle.
  • Clear adhesive dots.
  • 1. Make brown top-fold card base. Cut turquoise paper slightly smaller than card front. Cut yellow floral paper to cover one-third of turquoise paper; adhere to left side.
  • 2. Cut scalloped edge from yellow cardstock and adhere over paper seam. Adhere layered papers to card front.
  • 3. Machine stitch dark brown around outside edge of papers and along edge of scalloped strip.
  • 4. Cut 8-1/2" brown ribbon length; fold ends under and adhere across card front. Machine stitch ends with white thread. Adhere flower and "hello" letter stickers as shown.
  • 5. Sew brown thread through buttons and to ribbon, or adhere with adhesive dots. Apply pearls to card stock strip.