Monday, August 21, 2017

Coffee Apron Thank You Card

This cute little thank you card is perfect to accompany a gift card.  It's the perfect way to show some one how much you appreciate what theyve done!

A video with steep-by-step directions is at the end of this post.

Card Base: Early Espresso cut at 4 1/4 x 11, scored at  5 1/2
Card Front: Coffee Break DSP, but at 4 1/4  x 5 1/2
Gift Card: Whisper White cut at 2 1/4 x 3 1/4

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Friday, August 18, 2017

Men's Scored Pocket Pullover

Day 4 of Men's Clothing Card Week features this pullover sweater that has a pocket just the right size to fit a gift card.   Watch the video below for step-by-step directions.

Base - Thick Whisper White cut 5 1/2 x 8 1/2 scored at 4 1/4
Card Front: Pacific Point cut at 5 1/2 x 4 1/2
Pocket: Pacific Point cut at 3 x 3
Trim: Garden Green 1/2" wide -- long enough to cover the pocket and "v" neck; slivers of whisper white for the middle of the green trim
Gift Card: Whisper White cut at 2 1/2 x 3 1/2

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Bow Tie and Suspenders Card

Today's men's clothing card is this fun bow tie and suspenders card.   With a change of DSP, the card can take on a totally different feel.  These autumn/fall colors was perfect for what I needed!

The video has step-by-step directions.  Take a look!

Base:  Thick Whisper White cut at 8 1/2 x 5 1/2, scored at 4 1/4
Bow Tie: 1 x 6
Suspenders: 3/4 x 5 1/2
Pants: 1 x 4 1/4

NOTE:  Bow  tie was made using the Envelope Punch Board

Wednesday, August 16, 2017

Man's Vest Card

Today's card is this cute vest card.  It did involve a bit of measuring and cutting, but it was well worth it, don't you think?

As always, there is a sstep-by-step video below.

Card Base - Thick Whisper White: 5 1/2 x 8 1/2, scored at 4 1/4
Vest - Playful Palette: 5 1/2 x 4 1/2
Tie and center of vest - scraps of Basic Black
Buttons - Scraps of Smokey Slate

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Tuesday, August 15, 2017

Shirt and Tie Card

Today's male clothing card is a cute little shirt and tie.  This card came together so  easily and quickly.  Be sure to check out the video below for step-by-step directions.

Paper Dimensions:
Base:  Thick Whisper White cut at 4 1/4 x 11, scored at 5 1/2
Card Front:  DSP from Schoolhouse (retired) cut at 4 1/4 x 5
Collar:  DSP from Schoolhouse (retired) cut agt 2 1/2 x 2 /12 cut into two triangles (only one used for the collar)
Tie: Two pieces of DSP from Welcome Neighbor (retired) cut  at 1 1/2 x 1 1/2 and 1 1/2 x 4 1/8
Pocket: DSP from Schoolhouse (retired) cut at 2 x 2
Trim on Pocket: Wild Wasabi cut at 1/2 x 2


If you have any questions about this project or if I can help you with any of your papercrafting needs, please contact me.

Happy creating!

Monday, August 14, 2017

Tuxedo Card

Today is the first day of men's clothing cards.  This cute little tuxedo is the perfect way to kick start the week.  The card is perfect for a groom, for groomsmen, for a young man going to his first prom, or so many other occasions.

As always, step-by-step instructions are available in the video below.

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Friday, August 11, 2017

Ladies' Blazer Card

Today is the last day of the ladies' sweater card series.  I decided to make this one a blazer, instead of a sweater.  This was a fun project and I hope you will give it a try!

Click on the video for step-by-step instructions on how to make this blazer card.  If you have any questions about this card or if you would like any information about Stampin' Up!, please contact me through the "contact" tab above.