Cards

Circle Cards Gift Set

By  Regina Easter  for  The Cutting Café

size: cards, 4-1/4"x5-1/2"; envelopes, 5-1/2"4-1/4"; gift box, 6"x4-1/2"

  • Circle Cards Gift Set
  • Photo 1
  • Photo 2

Materials

  • White cardstock
  • American Crafts 12"x12" Best Of Paper Padrrrr
  • Clear transparency film
  • Turquoise ribbon
  • Baker's twine

Tools

  • Craft punches: circle, 1/8", 1”, 2”; scallop border, large tag
  • Bosskut Gazelle Personal Die Cutter
  • The Cutting Café Cutting Templates: Everyday Shapes Window Card Tops, Everyday 1 Inch Greetings, Card Box Set - Template and Cutting File, Envelope Set
  • Fine-point markers: red, black
  • Paper adhesive

Basic Supplies

  • paper trimmer, scissors, computer with printer
  • Cards
  • 1. Make 4-1/4"x5-1/2" side-fold card from white cardstock; set aside.
  • 2. Cut out circle panel using Window Card Top template. Punch nine 1" circles and one 2" circle from patterned papers of choice. Print greeting of choice on white cardstock; cut out using 1" circle punch.
  • 3. Position circle panel face down on work surface. Apply adhesive around edges of all circles. Adhere punched paper and greeting circles, face down, to panel placing large punched circle in large opening. Let dry. Trim edges of panel.
  • 4. Adhere window panel to card base. Add doodle accents with pen. Repeat for additional cards.

    Photo 1
  • Envelopes
  • 1. Cut envelope template from white cardstock. Cut top envelope liner from patterned paper of choice.
  • 2. Assemble and adhere envelopes following manufacturer's instructions. Let dry completely. Repeat process to make envelope for each card.
  • Gift Box
  • 1. Cut template from cardstock and patterned paper of choice. Cut panel of transparency 1/4" larger on all sides than box window. Adhere panel to box on inside of lid.

    Photo 2
  • 2. Assemble and adhere box following manufacturer's instructions. Let dry completely.
  • 3. Punch scallop edge onto patterned paper of choice. Cut into strips; adhere along bottom box edges.
  • Tip
  • 1. These digital cutting templates are also available as PDF files that can be hand-cut using scissors.