For Being in My Life Card

Melissa Phillips
For Being in My Life Card

SUPPLIES:  Cardstock: (Aqua Mist) Papertrey Ink  Patterned paper: (Amanda from Ambiente collection) Melissa Frances; (Baby Button Bingo from Baby 2 Bride collection) Graphic 45  Clear stamp: (sentiment from Loving Words set) Technique Tuesday  Dye ink: (Old Paper) Ranger Industries  Specialty ink: (Dark Chocolate hybrid) Papertrey Ink; (Honey Dew shimmer spray) Tattered Angels  Paint: (cream) Delta  Accents: (yellow, white, aqua buttons) Papertrey Ink; (ivory rose) Prima; (bird card) Crafty Secrets  Fibers: (white vintage trim) Melissa Frances; (green floss)  Finished size: 5 1/4" x 3 3/4"


1 Make card from cardstock; paint and ink edges.

2 Ink edges of patterned paper pieces; adhere.

3 Adhere trim and bird card.

4 Stamp sentiment.

5 Thread buttons with floss and adhere.

6 Ink flower with shimmer spray and adhere.


Designer Tip

Threading buttons with coordinating floss or hemp takes your card to the next level, adding color, texture, and character.


All Kinds of Thanks

Thank you cards are always in season! Check out more fun ways to thank everyone and anyone in our "Thanks, Just Thanks" feature in the July/August 2010 issue of Paper Crafts magazine.


Online Product Guide

For more information on supplies used in this project, click HERE to see our online product guide.



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Is sweet
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