Thursday, August 14, 2008

Homemade Card

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Welcome to this week's card making project! Remember you can use any kind of paper and ribbon for your card.

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You will need a 5 x 7" notecard.

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Glue a 4 3/4 x 6 3/4" rectangle of scrapbook paper to the front.

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Cut a 3 1/2 x 2 1/2" rectangle of cardstock. Add a stamp or sticker.

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Hole punch both sides, in the center.

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Thread a length of ribbon through holes, as shown.

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Bring ribbon around the left side of card.

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Continue through the inside of card.

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Glue cardstock rectangle to front of card.

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Gather both ends of ribbon and secure with a knot.

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Tie a bow.

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Send to a friend!

32 comments:

The Berry's Patch said...

I'm serious about the super women comment! It's true...isn't it? What a cute and simple project.

Brandee :-)

Susan said...

Easy but very pretty! Great idea!

Carrie said...

Beautiful design concept. Since we are planning a family reunion next month, a paper project would be just the thing...

Mica said...

i just love how you share such lovely projects here. you are such a sweety. Thanks for sharing these delightful card projects. I love the color choices !! Mica

Arlene Grimm said...

I love this design Kelli...the papers are so elegant.

DeNiece Barnes said...

sent you an award yesterday, so please read your comments from Wednesday and go over to my blog an get your friendship award. Thanks for beening a great blogging friend.

Jen said...

You are so talented in so many ways. It would also be pretty in hot pink and black.

dot said...

Simple but made a beautiful card! That's the kind I like.

Judy said...

You have just given me some ideas for Christmas.
Judy

Michelle said...

Very cute cards...I have that same scrapbook paper! Thanks for sharing!

Kelly said...

I need to get a couple of stamps, I like how neat they look! Love when you do a card project tutorial!

have a great week!!
Love,
kelly

Julie said...

Another keeper!! Thanks for the idea. Julie

Julie said...

Another keeper!! Thanks for the idea. Julie

A Hint of Home said...

Cute, cute as always!
Love visiting your blog.

Storybook Woods said...

I really love the black and white with the bright colors. Great cards. Love Clarice

Kelly said...

I love it!
Kelli, where do you get all of your card making supplies?? I do not even know where to begin??

Katy said...

Oh gosh...so simple and elegant! I love it...and thank you soo much for sharing it with us! I love how your mind works! :)

Melissa Wertz said...

Very pretty card.

Christina said...

These are gorgeous! It's been a while since I checked in and I guess that I picked the perfect day!

Michaele said...

Kelli- those are beautiful cards! I was needing some inspiration for "thank you" and "for you" type cards for work- and you certainly delivered! Thanks for sharing!

Michaele

Kelly said...

Oh how I love anything damask or harlequin! What a beautiful card, lady-o!

Sharon said...

How beautiful! Your talents never end girl! Hope you're enjoying your summer!

Hugs, Sharon

ivoryspring said...

Kelli!

Your cards are always the prettiest!!

Rebecca said...

Beautiful! I'm going to remember this idea for Christmas!

Naturegirl said...

Kelli you are just too darn smart!!
Love it! Thank you for the lesson!!
hugs NG

Tomatoe Creek Prims said...

What a pretty card, I love it, thanks for sharing and for stopping by for a visit.
*Rondell*

Teal Chic said...

Just found your blog off Berry Patch...and I'm so happy I've arrived! Thanks for this post, on my way to check out more of your helpful tips and ideas :)

Kathi~Lavender, Lace and Thyme said...

Beautiful card, the colors and design. I enjoy your card projects and can't wait to have extra time to make some of my own.

Jenn4him said...

I loved the papers you chose! Thank you for continuing to show us your lovely card creations. I always feel so inspired. Have a wonderful weekend.
Jenn

Shopgirl said...

Great idea, simple and fun.
Hope you are having a good summer.
Mary

Linda said...

Kelli, this is a great card to make. Simple but it looks so great. Another neat idea...thank you...hugs, Linda

Linda said...

Kelli, this is a great card to make. Simple but it looks so great. Another neat idea...thank you...hugs, Linda