Friday, December 28, 2012

Spring Chicken


Yeah!  Boxing Day came and Mommy got to pull out her paper again for the first time in a month.  I've been knitting so as not to mess up my dining room before Christmas.  While it's great most of the time, sometimes I hate having a craft area that's in the main space.

I tried my hand at a diaperfold card.  I used the tutorial at SpeedyTV but there is another on Splitcoast.  Love how easy it is.  I adapted the size to 7 inches square which leaves me a base that is just perfectly fits a gift card.    What a great way to make a gift card actually look like a gift!  I was moaning all December that I really wanted a gift card envelope die.  I may still get one for myself...


Here's what it looks like without the tag.  I used double-sided DP from my Costco stash.  The image is a retired set from Stamping Up, a Flower for All Seasons, I think.

Here's the tag I made to go with.  The flower is to hide the fact that I accidentally cut the angle cuts unsymmetrical.

Challenges this Card Meets:
Tutorial Time on Speedy TV - Diaper Fold
Charisma Cards - Anything Goes
Simon Says Stamp - Anything Goes
Use It Tuesday - Thinking to 2013 (I always need gifts for the daycare.)


10 comments:

  1. What a sweet little design, love how you can take the tag out of the top... thanks for joining us at Simon Says Challenge blog

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  2. Love the tag as well as the card! Nicely done! Thanks for playing along with us on Tutorial Time on SpeedyTV this week!

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  3. Christine this is just adorable!!!
    Thanks for joining this week at TTSTV.

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  4. Like how you hid your oops. Thanks for joining us at Use it tuesday

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  5. Super cute image and dp together for this darling diaper fold creation! Thanks for joining us at TTSTV!

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  6. This is so spring-y and refreshing! Super cute! I love the stamped image! Thanks so much for playing along with us over at the Simon Says Stamp Challenge Blog! Happy New Year!

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  7. Such a fabulous card, love the design.
    Thanks for playing with Charisma
    xx Vee

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  8. Great creation hun! Hope you have a great New Year! Thanks for playing along at Charisma Cardz! xxx

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  9. What a neat design! And making it large enough for a gift card is perfect! Thanks for digging into your stash and playing along with UIT!

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  10. Lovely! Thanks for joining us at Use it Tuesday! :)

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