May I say Thank You again?
T his soft, feminine feeling card is perfect to say thank you to the ladies in your life who are such a big part of making your life special. This card uses the delicious color combination of Rich Razzleberry, Sweet Sugarplum, and Blushing Bride. The new ruched ribbon and the dainty butterflies with their spot of bling bring the feminine touch that makes this card sing!
Cardbase (Rich Razzleberry) - half an 8 1/2" X 11" sheet cut to 5 1/2" x 8 1/2". Fold in half - top fold card front to be 5 1/2" x 41/4".
Accent layer (Whisper White) 4 3/4" x 3 3/4"
Accent strip (Playful Palette) 4 3/4" x 3/4"
Focal Point layer (Sweet Sugarplum) 4 1/4" x 2 1/4"
Greeting Banner (Whisper White) 2 1/2" x 1/2"
Adhere paper strip with SNAIL at bottom of Whisper White layer (leaving approx. 1/8" - 1/4" border at bottom).
Run Sweet Sugarplum piece through the Big Shot using one of the Floral Affection embossing folders.
Using SNAIL on the back side of the embossed Sweet Sugar plum piece, slide it into a position and adhere to the White piece making sure to leave an equal border at top and both sides.
Adhere using Glue Dots the Sweet Sugarplum ruched ribbon on the back of each side of the Whisper White piece at seam of the paper and the embossed piece. Tie a smaller piece of the same ribbon at one side to make a "cheater bow".
Using Dimensionals adhere the Whisper White piece towards the top leaving an equal border on the bottom and both sides.
Stamp the greeting onto the small white strip using Rich Razzleberry ink.
Punch the right end with the Triple Banner punch or by cutting a banner end with scissors.
Attach greeting banner with Dimensionals at the top of the paper strip, just below the ribbon.
Punch two butterflies from the Playful Palette paper. Adhere one with a Glue Dot to the left side of the banner greeting. Adhere one on the embossed panel using a dimensional.
Add a single rhinestone to each butterfly.
Optional step: Add a Whisper White panel inside the card for the greeting. Size to be 5 1/4" x 4" or smaller.