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Sunday, June 14, 2009

Gift card

Hello Last week at our stamp ten club we made a gift card. It is such an easy project and a great thing to have around. I used Stampin' Up's Parisian Breeze DSP and it was a snap. If you use card stock you can get 2 gift cards out of one piece of 8 1/2 X 11 inch paper.

You cut the card stock length wise at 4 1/4. Score the paper at 2 3/4, 5 1/2 and 8 1/4. Using punches you will cut out the hole to insert gift card. I found a great tutorial that makes a similar card. It is by Julie Buhler. Her website is awesome. Her tutorial is very similar to the way I made my card just the measurements are not quite the same so to get a card like mine follow the measurements above but this tutorial will help visualize the process.


Supplies,

Paper-Parisian Breeze DSP, Baha Breeze, Kraft
Ink - Baha Breeze
Stamps - So many scallops
Accessories - Flower fusion II, Baha Breeze Ribbon, Ice square rhinestones, Square Scallop, Word window, and 1 inch circle Punch

Thanks For Looking Virginia

7 comments:

Ann said...

Super pretty! I love the colors and felt flowers!

Holly said...

Oh this is beautiful! And I love how you created it to hold a gift card inside!

Belinda said...

So pretty! Love the colors!

Lyn S said...

This is lovely Virginia! Great colours and a clever project!

Christyne (aka Apple Blossom) said...

This is such a great card! Love it!

Kathi said...

Great card. I love the colors.

I've used a similar fold to hold a gift card. It's easy and fun!

Lisa Graves said...

So pretty! I love the colors.