Forever Greenery Double Fan Fancy Fold Thank You - Kylie's International Highlights Blog Hop

I'm excited to participate again in Kylie's Monthly International Blog Highlights for October! As always the theme is - Thank you.  I used the Forever Greenery Product Suite to create a Double Fan Fancy Fold card.  I absolutely love this product suite!  It is so pretty!

Isn't this card pretty!  I know I would love to get this special thank you in the mail! Wouldn't you?

You are able to VOTE for my card!!  The top ten winners will get to be part of an international blog hop  at the end of October, so I would really appreciate you taking the time to Vote for me!!   I was honoured to be in the top ten last month.  You can check out my card from last month and also my card from the Winners Hop.

Scroll down below, there is a button where you can click on and see all the participants and you get to vote for 5 projects! So 4 plus mine!!  Hint, hint.......

Now is the time to vote for my card.  Click on the picture below, it will take you to the highlights.  Check out all of the beautiful cards from around the world.  You can vote for up to 5 cards!

Thank you for taking the time to do this.  If I am in the top ten, I will be able to participate in another Blog Hop at the end of the month!

Instructions - check out my YouTube video for tips and tricks for making this card

  1. Cut Pretty Peacock cardstock 5 1/2" x 8 1/4"
  2. Score at 1 3/8", 2 3/4", 5 1/2" and 6 7/8" along 8 1/4" side
  3. Fold on each of the score lines and burnish with your bone folder to give them a good crease.
  4. Pinch the middle fold together on the top and bottom of each end section and fold towards the back of the card on the 2 3/4" and the 5 1/2" score line.  Use the bone folder to make sure the folds have a good crease.
  5. Cut 2 pieces of Designer Series Paper 2 5/8" x 5 3/8"
  6. Cut each piece on the diagonal from the top left to bottom right corner.  
  7. Holding the pieces together, cut on the opposite diagonal from the top right to the bottom left.
  8. Cut the top and bottom triangle pieces in half from the top edge to the bottom point.
  9. You will have 6 pieces from each piece of Designer Series Paper.
  10. Adhere the cut out pieces to the triangle sections on the left and right hand side of the card base using Stampin' Seal or Multipurpose Adhesive Glue.
  11. Cut Designer Series Paper 2 5/8" x 5 3/8"
  12. Adhere to the centre section using Stampin' Seal.
  13. Cut 2 pieces of ribbon each about 6" in length.  Fold in half and adhere to the centre section of the card using Stampin' Seal.
  14. Adhere a Gold label using Stampin' Seal.
  15. Stamp leaf images using Pretty Peacock and Old Olive ink and cut out using dies.
  16. Cut out 2 leaves from Vellum cardstock using dies.
  17. Adhere the leaves to the card base using Glue Dots.
  18. Add 2 small gold leaves using Glue Dots.
  19. Stamp sentiment on a scrap of Whisper White cardstock using Pretty Peacock ink.
  20. Cut out using small Stitched Rectangle die.
  21. Adhere to card base using Dimensionals.
  22. Cut Whisper White cardstock 2 5/8" x 5 3/8"
  23. Stamp leaf using Pretty Peacock ink.
  24. Adhere to the back of the card using Stampin' Seal.

You can get tips and tricks on making this card in my YouTube Video.


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Designer Series Paper Sale

Do you love the Forever Greenery Designer Series Paper?  This paper along with 14 other patterns, including some from the August to December Mini Catalogue,  are 15% off until October 31st.  It's a great time to stock up!  

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Demonstrators from around the world created a MEGA Bundle of Tutorials! There are a AMAZING 82 tutorials in this bundle! The cards are autumn themed and feature products from page 44 - 51 of the catalogue, but you'll be able to use the layouts to make cards or projects using other stampsets. 

Each tutorial contains a product list, measurements (in both Inches and Metric) and step-by-step instructions. 

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Please be sure to use the current Host Code 22EBSXQY to receive a free gift from me. When you place a $50 order (before shipping and taxes) using the Host Code, I'll send you four cards and instructions by mail as a thank you.  If your order is over $200, please do not use the Hostess Code as you'll qualify for Stampin' Rewards, but I'll still send you the 4 free cards!  

Thanks for dropping by today!  Please take the time to check out the amazing cards in this Blog Hop and to vote for my card plus 4 others!

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    1. Very pretty card Melva! Thanks for being part of my International Highlights this month! All the best with the voting.

      1. Thanks Kylie! Thanks for hosting! I love participating!

    2. Beautiful card, very unusual, the forever greenery DSP is lovely :) thank you for sharing :)

      1. Thanks Anne...It is a fun card to make! Thanks for stopping by!

    3. Wow! What an incredible card, Melva! ~ Kim Kroeker


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