Showing two great ways to use your favorite patterned paper and some ribbon from your stash. This card can be used for any occasion. The complete instructions follow
Cardbase (Soft Succulent) 8 1/2" x 5 1/2", folded in half and determine the orientation you'd like to use.
Paper layer 1 (Ever Eden) 4" x 5 1/4"
Accent cardstock (Evening Evergreen) cut using the scalloped rectangle from the Scalloped Contours die set.
Inside scallop Paper (Ever Eden) 2 1/2" x 3 3/4"
Greeting tag: Basic White punched from Treasured Tag Punch
Stamp a greeting inside your cardbase first (after you decide the orientation you'd like to use).
You'll do this in case you have a mishap with the ink on the cardstock. If you do have a mishap you can flip the cardstock inside out and layer the front pieces over the ink mistake.
Attach the larger paper piece to the center of your cardfront keeping equal space on all sides.
Attach the smaller paper piece to the inside of the scalloped rectangle. Then attach this combined item to the center of your first paper piece.
Add a swipe of adhesive and layer the Gold Shimmer Ribbon onto the adhesive. Pressing down the ribbon to hold it in place.
Stamp a greeting onto a scrap piece of white cardstock, then punch it or die cut it to give it a decorative shape. Shown here was die cut using Ornate Frames dies.
Attach the greeting tag using Dimensionals.