Make a new baby card with a touch of gold

4th January 2018

Jo Kill knocked it out of the park with her New Baby-themed feature in Simply Cards & Papercraft 172 – so much so we couldn’t resist keeping this one to post on this blog just for you!

Danced with the stars

You will need

  • white square card blank
  • white & grey cardstock
  • Dovecraft Back to Basics Baby Steps papers, flowers & frame
  • Crate Paper Little You Ephemera
  • gold glitter tape
  • enamel adhesive heart & arrows
  • Designer Digitals Watery grids & Brushes 07
  • PC & printer
  • photo-editing software
  • manual die-cutting machine
  • Sizzix Thinlits Magical Unicorn dies

Simply make

  1. Cover the card front with grey cardstock. Open a blank page using photo-editing software and add a grid brush in yellow, print the image and trim to fit the card front, leaving a narrow border.
  2. Add ephemera sentiment and gold glitter tape behind a frame and affix to the card front.
  3. Die-cut shooting star from patterned paper and add a flower, die cut star and enamel heart, affix. Add two more die-cut stars and add enamel arrows to finish.

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