Cards

Autumn All-Occasion Cards

By  Charity Hassel 

sizes: happy birthday, 6"x6"; friends forever, 5-1/4"x5-7/8"; how much I care, 4-3/8"x6"

Materials

  • Cardstock: green; orange
  • Wild Saffron Collection patterned (K&Company): Butterfly Swirl; Red Diamond Flowers; Décor Stripe
  • Wild Saffron Cardstock Stickers (K&Company)
  • Rub-on sentiments (Crate Paper, It Takes Two)
  • Creative Café Felt (Creative Imaginations)
  • Orange brads, six (SEI)
  • White embroidery floss

Tools

  • Sewing needle
  • Happy Birthday
  • 1. Cut green cardstock to 6"x12"; score and fold in half.
  • 2. Cut 6" strip from Décor Stripe paper and adhere to card, 1/2" from bottom edge. Hand cut swirls and one butterfly from Butterfly Swirl paper; adhere swirls to left side of card and butterfly on top.
  • 3. Adhere chipboard flower and button as shown. Apply rub-on sentiment.
  • Friends Forever
  • 1. Cut green cardstock to 5-5/8"x8"; score and fold in half.
  • 2. Cut a square from chipboard packaging, graph paper side. Adhere on angle to center of card. Cut a strip of Red Diamond Flowers paper same size as graph paper square; tear bottom edge. Adhere red strip to right edge of graph paper.
  • 3. Cut 5-1/4" strip from Décor Stripe paper and adhere to card. Adhere felt piece and large chipboard button to card as shown. Use needle to thread white floss through two smaller buttons; knot ends at front. Adhere buttons to card.
  • How Much I Care
  • 1. Cut orange cardstock to 4-3/8"x12"; score and fold in half.
  • 2. Cut 4-3/8" double strip from Décor Stripe paper and adhere to upper half of card. Adhere small chipboard flower to top edge.
  • 3. Use needle to poke holes in flower centers at bottom of strip; insert brads. Apply rub-on sentiment.