Cards

Merry Christmas Stockings Card

By  Michele Boyer 

size: 5-1/2"x4-1/4"

  • Merry Christmas Stockings Card
  • Inside View of Card

Materials

  • Cardstock: My Favorite Things Paver Red and Whip Cream, dark pink
  • My Favorite Things Buttons: Wild Cherry, Sour Apple
  • Hemp cord

Tools

  • Die-cutting machine with My Favorite Things Die-namics Dies: Stocking Trio, Sentiment Strips
  • My Favorite Things Lisa Johnson Designs Stamps: Stitched Stockings, Darling Dots
  • My Favorite Things Dye Ink Pads: Jelly Bean Green, Wild Cherry
  • X-Press It Adhesive Tape: High Tack Foam, 1/2”; High Tack Double Sided, 1/4”

Basic Supplies

  • scissors, paper trimmer
  • 1. Make 5-1/2"x4-1/4" Paver Red top-fold card.
  • 2. Cut 5-1/4"x4" dark pink cardstock panel; stamp with dots using Wild Cherry ink. Adhere to card.
  • 3. Die cut three stockings from Whip Cream cardstock. Stamp stockings with patterns using Wild Cherry and Jelly Bean Green ink.
  • 4. Thread hemp cord through buttons; adhere to stockings. Create small hemp cord loops at stocking tops, securing behind die cuts using double-sided tape. Leave paper backing on unused side of tape.
  • 5. Adhere stockings to card using foam tape.
  • 6. Die cut sentiment strip from Whip Cream cardstock. Cut strip vertically through center; set aside.
  • 7. Cut Whip Cream cardstock strip same height as sentiment strip x 4". Stamp greeting on strip using Wild Cherry ink. Center greeting strip at bottom of card. Position stamped greeting strip on center of die-cut strip. Adhere die cut strips first, then adhere greeting strip over dovetailed ends using foam tape.
  • 8. To finish inside of card, cut 4-3/4"x3-1/2" Whip Cream cardstock panel. Stamp "ho, ho, ho" repeatedly across top of panel using Wild Cherry ink. Mat with dark pink cardstock; adhere inside card.