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April 2011

Creative Cards April

Hello Gals... Here are a few extra tips and tricks to help you out when putting your cards together. I just am so happy with how this kit turned out... when all the cards are put together they are just so fun to look at and think about who you're going to send them too!

Card #1 - This is a small 3x3 card with a white insert and a clear envelope. Fold the cardstock in half and attach the patterned paper. Lay down a bead of glue and attach the ruffle ribbon. Trim sentiment, add brown ink to edges if desired and attach. Double up green twine and wrap around card and tie in a bow. Slip button under twine bow and attach.

April 1 edit 

Card #2 - This card is prefolded for you and has a white envelope and white insert. Attach patterned papers as shown. Wrap ribbon around card and tie in a knot. Attach scallop die cut and arrange buttons and twine as shown. Ink enjoy sentiment with brown ink if desired.

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Card #3 - Fold white cardstock to form card base. Attach patterned paper. Trim sentiment, ink edges and attach. Tie ribbon in bow and attach. Attach scallop/loop border and trim edges. Trim hot air balloon embellishment and attach. Thread button with twine and tie in a bow, attach. This card has a white envelope and no insert.

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Card #4 - This card is prefolded for you, it has a white envelope and a white insert. Attach patterned paper. Wrap ribbon around and tie in a knot. Gather up lace and hot glue to the back of the red button. Slip under the ribbon knot and attach. Ink edges of embossed paper and attach. Attach red scallop die cut and blue velvet ribbon, trim edges. Trim letters to sentiment and attach.

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Card #5 - Fold cream cardstock in half to form card base. This card has a white envelope and no insert. Mat patterned paper with blue cardstock, attach. Wrap ribbon around card and tie in a knot. Tie one end of twine in a bow and attach to card with a dab of glue. Tie other end of twine in a bow, swag across card and attach at the other end. Attach triangles as banner and add pen detail. Trim sentiment and attach.

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Card #6 - Fold red cardstock in half to form card base, this card has a white insert and a white envelope. Attach patterned paper. Attach lace to card, in my design it does not reach to the left end of the card. Trim sentiment and attach. Tie ribbon in a bow and attach. Layer flowers and attach. Thread button with twine and attach.

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Thats it till next month. Hope you enjoy your cards!

Smiles, Deena