Cards

Deutschland Doily

By  Sandy Hulsart  for  Cheery Lynn Designs (cheerylynndesigns.com)

Layering two pieces of the new Deutschland Doily Die Set from Cheery Lynn Designs gives wonderful dimension to this strikingly intricate card.

  • Deutschland Doily
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  • Closeup View

Materials

  • Cardstock: green, tan, red, white
  • Striped patterned paper
  • Yellow gems

Tools

  • Die-cutting machine
  • Cheery Lynn Dies: Deutschland Doily Set (DL285), Little Stackers Circle Set (XM-4), Little Stackers Scalloped Circle Set (XM-5), Double Scalloped Border (B465), Poinsettia 2 (C145)
  • Adhesives: paper adhesive, foam squares, double-sided repositionable tape, repositionable tape

Basic Supplies

  • paper trimmer, stylus, foam mat
  • 1. Separately cut each part of Deutschland Doily from green cardstock. Set center pattern die cut aside. See Photo 1.

    Photo 1
  • 2. Find matching circle die for center of large doily; die cut from white cardstock. See Photo 2.

    Photo 2
  • 3. Adhere white die-cut circle to center of green doily using double-sided tape. See Photo 3.

    Photo 3
  • 4. Align same circle die over white circle; tape in place. See Photo 4.

    Photo 4
  • 5. Die cut circle from green doily center. See Photo 5.

    Photo 5
  • 6. Find matching scalloped circle die for center pattern die cut. Die cut scalloped circle from white cardstock to use as mask. See Photo 6.

    Photo 6
  • 7. Align mask over center pattern die cut; tape in place. See Photo 7.

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  • 8. Fit scalloped circle die into mask; tape in place die cut out. See Photo 8.

    Photo 8
  • 9. Die cut center pattern out. See Photo 9.

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  • 10. Using circle dies, cut mat layers for both doily circles from tan cardstock. Adhere doilies to mats.
  • 11. Die cut poinsettia from red cardstock. Shape petals on on foam mat using stylus. Assemble petal layers and adhere. Adhere gems to flower center.
  • 12. Make 5"x5" top-fold card from tan cardstock. Cut 4-3/4"x4-3/4" square from striped paper; adhere to card. Die cut two scalloped borders from tan cardstock; adhere to card along stripes.
  • 13. Adhere matted doilies to card using foam tape. Adhere flower to card. See Photo 10.

    Photo 10