Create Homemade Gift Wrap

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I Never Met a Cookie I Didn’t Like

Cookie! Cookie! Cookie! Check out this cute chocolate chip card with a goal I can totally get behind. LOL.

Measurements

Full list of supplies needed, listed below. A die cutting machine is needed for this card.
Basic White Thick Cardstock: 5 1/2″ h x 8 1/2″ w folded to 5 1/2″ h x 4 1/4″ w
Basic White Cardstock:

  • 5 1/4″ h x 4″ w
  • scrap for sentiment tag
  • scrap for cookie

Early Espresso Cardstock: scrap for Cookies die cut

Let’s Create

  1. Affix all stamps to Acrylic Blocks.
  2. Fold the Card Base in half using a Bone Folder to sharpen the crease.
  3. Create the Background Layer
    • Lay Hand-Drawn Dots background stamp on the table- stamp-side up.
    • Use lightest ink pad (Crumb Cake) to ink up center of stamp.
    • Use Early Espresso to ink up left side of stamp.
    • Use Soft Suede to ink up right side of stamp.
    • Press 5 1/4″ h x 4″ w Basic White layer on top of stamp and burnish well.
  4. Attach an adhesive sheet to the back of the Early Espresso Cardstock and die-cut “Cookies”
  5. Die-Cut Tag from Basic White.
  6. Stamp sentiment on tag in Early Espresso.
  7. Remove backing from adhere “Cookies” sentiment and attach to sentiment label.
  8. Cut 24” Early Espresso Ribbon. Wrap it around 5 1/4″ h x 4″ w Basic White layer and tie a bow on the left.
  9. Adhere 5 1/4″ h x 4″ w Basic White layer to the card front with Stampin’ Dimensionals.
  10. Adhere sentiment label with Stampin’ Dimensionals.
  11. Stamp cookie in Crumb Cake on scrap basic White, and stamp chips in Early Espresso. Die-Cut cookie, and adhere to label with Stampin’ Dimensionals.
  12. Add a little gold gem to do the “i” in the die cut Cookie.
  13. Stamp and decorate the inside.
  14. Decorate your envelope.
  15. Yummy!!!! Who will love this card? Send it today.

Shopping List

This project also uses the Hand-Drawn Dots Background Stamp (#160508) available Jan. 5, 2023 in the January to April Mini Catalog

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Cute Owl Card For a Kind Friend

Customize the background colors to your favorite color palette. Choose any three ink pads you like.

Choose a free Sale-A-Bration product – like this Adorable Owls Stamp Set – with every $50 or $100 you spend (before tax and shipping) January 5 – February 28, 2023.

Measurements

Full list of supplies needed, listed below. A die cutting machine is needed for this card.
Basic White Thick Cardstock:

  • 5 1/2″ h x 8 1/2″ w scored at 4 1/2″ and folded to 5 1/2″ h x 4 1/4″ w
  • Scrap for owl

Basic White Cardstock:

  • 5 1/4″ h x 4″ w
  • Scrap for circle
  • Scrap for sentiment

Let’s Create

  1. Affix all stamps to Acrylic Blocks.
  2. Fold the Card Base in half using a Bone Folder to sharpen the crease.
  3. Create the Background
    • Lay Hand-Drawn Dots background stamp on the table.
    • Use lightest ink pad (Daffodil Delight) to ink up center of stamp.
    • Use Coastal Cabana to ink up left side of stamp.
    • Use Flirty Flamingo to ink up right side of stamp.
    • Press 5 1/4″ h x 4″ w Basic White layer on top of stamp and burnish well to ink the layer.
  4. DIe-Cut a circel from the Layering Circle Dies from Basic White Cardstock scrap
  5. Stamp owl on Basic White Thick scrap in Tuxedo Black ink.
  6. Color owl with Blends: Flirty Flamingo, Daffodil Delight, Bermuda Bay, and Polished Pink.
  7. Fussy cut owl and attach to circle with Stampin’ DImensionals.
  8. Stamp “friend” in Ruzedo Black Ink on scrap and cut into a rectangle shape.
  9. Stamp “Kind” in the upper left corner Tuxedo Black Ink.
  10. Cut 24” Pool Party Ribbon. Wrap it around stamped layer. Adhere layer to card front with Stampin’ Dimensionals.
  11. Adhere circle with owl to card front with Stampin’ Dimensionals.
  12. Adhere “friend” to bottom right corner with Multipurpose Liquid Glue.
  13. Sprinkle on the iridescent Rhinestones.
  14. Decorate your envelope.
  15. Adorable! Now send it to someone special.

Shopping List

This project also uses the following products available Jan. 5, 2023: Hand-Drawn Dots Background Stamp (#160508), Kind and Sincere Stamp Set (#160739), Adorable Owls Sale-a-bration Stamp Set (#160629)

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Hand Colored Encouragement Card

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Send Encouraging Wishes

Use alcohol markers to color a pretty focal image and then set it apart with a few pieces of cardstock and patterned paper to make a quick and easy encouragement card for your loved one.

Stepping Stones Stamp Set
Do want to make someone’s day by showing how much you care but lack the words? Make sure to use the Stepping Stones Stamp Set! This is a sentiment-only stamp set that includes famous quotes and messages meant to show how supportive and loving you are. Its sentiments come in a variety of sizes and fonts, so take your pick and pair it with the images of your choice to create personalized handmade cards! Or for more versatility, make a treat packaging tag or a bookmark with your chosen quote—whatever you create is sure to make anyone’s heart smile.

Measurements

Full list of supplies needed, listed below. A die cutting machine is needed for this card.

Basic White Thick Cardstock: 5-½” x 8-½”, score at 4 ¼” for Card Base
Basic Black Cardstock:

  • 3 ½” x 3 ½” square
  • 2” circle

Basic White Cardsdtock: 1 ¼” x 3 ½”

Fresh Freesia Cardstock: 1 ¼” x 3 ½”

Perfectly Penciled 12″ X 12″ Designer Series Paper (DSP):

  • 1 ¼” x 3 ½”
  • 1 ¾” circle

Let’s Create

  1. Affix all stamps to Acrylic Blocks.
  2. Fold the Card Base in half using a Bone Folder to sharpen the crease.
  3. Stamp sentiment along the bottom of the card front in Tuxedo Black ink.
  4. Assemble card by adhering the square to the card front, and then adding the Freesia and White strips.
  5. Use your Blending Brushes to apply color to the DSP in Pumpkin Pie and Fresh Freesia. Adhere remaining strip to card front in a pleasing manner.
  6. Use Layering Circles Dies to die cut the Basic Black and DSP Circles.
  7. Use your Stampin’ Blends to color the flowers on the DSP. Follow along with the shading in the DSP. Colors:  Fresh Freesia, Pumpkin Pie, Granny Apple Green
  8. Use Stampin’ Seal to adhere DSP to Basic Black Circle.
  9. Adhere circle layer to card front with Stampin’ Dimensionals.
  10. Add glitz to the flower with WInk-of-Stella
  11. Cut 6″ of Fresh Freesia ribbon and add a sweet tiny bow. Attach with a Mini Glue Dot.
  12. Sprinkle on 3 Iridescent Rhinestones
  13. Stamp and decorate the inside.
  14. Decorate your envelope.
  15. So cute! Now send it to someone special.

Shopping List

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