Friday, July 29, 2016

12 Days of Christmas in July Day 9

Happy Friday!! Wahoo...the long weekend is here! Before I get to today's project, just a little PSA:
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Ok...now on to some stamping. Today's project is one I designed as one of the Make-n-takes for my last team meeting...

I love the way this double-pleated drapery fold showcases the beauty of the This Christmas Specialty DSP. The lighter weight of the paper makes doing all of those folds a breeze. I layered the folded DSP on a piece of Very Vanilla card stock which I embossed using the Holly TIEF. I added some 5/8" Gold Satin ribbon and adhered it to a Cherry Cobbler card stock base.

The sentiment, from the new Peace This Christmas stamp set, is heat embossed in gold and die-cut using the Layering Ovals framelits. I layered that on a scalloped oval cut from Cherry Cobbler card stock and then adhered it to a gold metallic doily before adhering it to the card.

On the inside I added a Very Vanilla panel on which I stamped the sentiment, from the Peace this Christmas set, in Cherry Cobbler ink and some pine branches in Garden Green.

Despite all the scoring and folding, this is a reallly quick and easy card to make. So much so that I made 30 of them for a swap I recently participated in!

Have a fabulous weekend!


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5 comments:

  1. Very pretty card. I have loved all the Christmas in July cards so far. But where do I find the instructions for the double pleated drapery fold? Would love to create some cards like that.
    Debby

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    1. Here is a video tutorial by my friend France Martin. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=EP4diaswToM

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  2. Very nice card. do you have a tutorial on how you did the drapery fold?
    Sharen

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    1. Here is a video tutorial by France Martin that explains how to do the drapery fold.
      https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=EP4diaswToM

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