Traditional or Non-traditional colors for your Holiday cards?
I personally like either. A traditional red & green Christmas card really gets me in the holiday spirit, but I do like to change it up and pull in some other unexpected fun colors. Do you have a favorite?
Today I have a fast and easy Fun Fold card I created in my Tuesday YouTube LIVE where I created a Z-fold card using a soft color palette. I love the touch of elegance created with the flocked and iridescent foil layers from the Snowflake Vellum Specialty papers.
I do love me some vellum and how it allows the card base color to show through, but you do need to be careful where you place your adhesive when assembling your projects. Did you notice the adhesive showing through the back layer on the Balmy Blue version of the card? If I would have placed the adhesive only behind the white layer or the printed elements on the vellum, it would not have shown through.
The iridescent foil finish of the Wonderful Snowflakes combined with the subtle shimmer of the delicate White Glittered Organdy ribbon are a perfect compliment to the prints in the Snowflake Vellum Specialty paper to elevate your projects. With very few supplies you can quickly create a snowstorm of wintry inspired cards. LOVE THIS!!!!
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While I used Holiday sentiments for today’s projects, you could easily change this up and re-purpose this layout for all your wintry celebrations from Birthdays to Weddings!
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Project Layers (Letter Size):
- 8-1/2” x 5-1/2” Cardstock (So Saffron, Balmy Blue & Highland Heather Shown)
- 4” x 5-1/4” Snowflake Vellum
- 2” x 5-1/4” Snowflake Vellum
- 3” x 4-1/2” Basic White Cardstock-die cut frame
- 2-1/2” x 3-1/8” Cardstock (So Saffron, Balmy Blue & Highland Heather Shown)
- 4” x 1-1/2” Basic White Cardstock-die cut sentiment
- 9” ribbon
Project Layers (A4 Size):
- 21 cm x 14.8 cm Cardstock (So Saffron, Balmy Blue & Highland Heather Shown)
- 9 cm x 14.2 cm Snowflake Vellum
- 5 cm x 14.2 cm Snowflake Vellum
- 5 cm x 11.5 cm Basic White Cardstock-die cut frame
- 5 cm x 8 cm Cardstock (So Saffron, Balmy Blue & Highland Heather Shown)
- 10 cm x 4 cm Basic White Cardstock-die cut sentiment
- 23 cm ribbon
I have created a printable recipe with the complete supply list and cut dimensions for you. Simple click the button below to access the printable file.
Want to give this one a try? Watch the video below and be sure to leave me a comment. Don’t forget to share the video with your crafty friends! While you are watching, I would appreciate you subscribing to my YouTube channel.
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