Quick and Easy Card With In Color Washi Tape!


I'm sharing the progression of an idea with you today!  I was inspired by card on a convention display board.  I altered it a bit and this was my first prototype.  While I was happy with the results as I paired the In Color Washi Tape with the Petite Petals Punch, I decided that I would be happier with a more generic card that was more versatile.


In Color Washi Petite Petals


. . . so I tried this same concept with the small star punch from the Itty Bitty Accents Punch Pack.  


In Color Washi sm star


While I did like it, I felt that the stars were just too little, so I tried the smallest star from the Stars Collection Framelits . . . it was perfect!


In Color Washi lg star front


I think I'll be able to use this card for a wider range of people!  (It's not limited to a female recipient because of the flowers.)


Dimensions & Directions:

  • Whisper White cardstock . . . 5-1/2" x 8-1/2", folded
    • Second Piece . . . 4" x 5-1/4"
      • Cut on diagonal by placing in Stampin' Trimmer as pictured


Diagonal Cut



  • Apply In Color Washi Tape as follows:
    • Apply bottom and top strips approx. 1/2" from edge
    • Apply center strip next
    • Apply remaining two strips between center and top/bottom


Diagonal with washi



  • Cut one of each of the In Color cardstocks with the smallest Star Framelit
    • Attach stars at end of coordinating washi tape with Mini Glue Dots along diagonal edge
  • Attach diagonal piece to card front with Dimensionals
    • Stamp sentiment in upper right corner


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