A Traditional Christmas – Magical

This handmade card has been created using a new paper collection called A Traditional Christmas and die collection called Festive Trimmings.

These new collections are from The Paper Boutique range from Creative Crafting World

Handmade card using A Traditional Christmas paper collection

Here is a tutorial on how I created this card.

You will need :

8″ by 8″ White Card
The Paper Boutique Festive Trimmings – Magical Bauble Die Collection
The Paper Boutique A Traditional Christmas – Embellishment Pad 
The Paper Boutique A Traditional Christmas – Coloured Card Collection 
The Paper Boutique A Traditional Christmas – Paper Pad 
Circle Die
White Card
Wet Glue / Double Sided Tape
Foam Pads
Invisible Thread

Instructions:

Choose two coloured cards, two papers and one circle topper.

Fold and score the front of the 8″ by 8″ card base in half to make a z fold card.
Then cut a 4 cm strip from the top.

Layer one:
Cut a piece from coloured card measuring 16 cms by 20 cms.
Cut a piece from one of the papers measuring 15.5 cms by 19.5 cms.
Matt and layer together and attach to the inside of the card base.

Layer two:
Cut a piece from coloured card measuring 16 cms by 9.5 cms.
Cut a piece from one of the papers measuring 15.5 cms by 9 cms.
Matt and layer together and attach to the front of the card base.

Layer three:
Cut and make up eight baubles from the die collection, cut the matt layer out in white card and the baubles out in the coloured cards.
Attach a piece of invisible thread to the back of four of the baubles.
Then attach the other four baubles to the back covering the invisible thread.
Next attach the other end of the invisible thread to the 4 cms strip, you need to decide where and how you would like them to hang.

Layer four:
Cut a piece from coloured card measuring 3.5 cms by 20 cms.
Cut a piece from the second paper measuring 3 cms by 19.5 cms.
Matt and layer together and attach to the 4 cm strip covering the invisible thread.
Next cut two pieces from coloured card measuring 3.5 cms by 9.5 cms.
Cut a piece from the second paper measuring 3 cms by 9 cms.
Matt and layer together and attach to the 4 cm strip covering the invisible thread.
Attach the shortest piece of the 4 cms strip to the inside of the card base at the top.
Then attach the longest piece to the front of the card base.

Handmade card using A Traditional Christmas paper collection - side view

Layer five:
Cut a circle from one of the coloured cards, matt and layering with the circle topper using foam pads.
Then attach to the front of the card base using foam pads.

Layer six:
Cut a piece from one of the coloured cards measuring 4 cms by 7 cms.
Matt and layer this with the sentiment and attach to the inside of the card base.

Layer seven:
Using the sentiment die, cut the matt layer from one of the coloured cards.
Cut the sentiment from white card.
Matt and layer together and attach to the 4 cms strip.

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If you would like to see other cards using Creative Crafting World products please have a look here:

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