Decorative punches are plentiful and a great way to customize cards, tags, gift boxes, and other paper crafting projects. Floral-shaped punches were used to create the sweet mini gift bag set shown here.
Simple, yet elegant, this single tree stamp is extremely versatile, allowing you to achieve a myriad of exciting looks. Simply change the coloring and patterned papers to reflect the seasons or sentiments from the card featured here…it’s as easy as that.
Rejoice with Friendship
A true friend is someone who sticks by you when you are down and celebrates with you when you are up. It’s someone you trust, who understands you, knows the real you, and appreciates the person you are. So whether you give one of these friendship tokens for a celebrated holiday or just because, remember that creating it just for them makes all the difference.
Precious Moments - Girl with Wand
Markers are a great way to add punch to any stamped image desired, and these sweet bug friends are a charming case in point.
Simply put, this collection of charming cards just makes you smile. Both in color and design, who could resist these delightful patterned papers? The stamped images are too cute for words, and they come to life with colored markers. A button or brad perfectly placed, a burlap flower artfully positioned, and a bit of lace and twine are minimal embellishments, creating the perfect ending. Card making doesn’t get any better than this…
There are many ways to show your appreciation to someone. A handmade card makes it that much more meaningful. Fair warning…you just might get a thank you for any one of these thank-you cards!
Sunflower Thank You
Sunflower Thank You
With brilliant yellow petals emanating like rays from its center and reflecting so many of the sun’s characteristics, the sunflower is the ideal choice when you want to send a warm and cheerful word of thanks.
Bouquet of Thanks
Cheerful orange-and-white polka dots set the tone for this heartfelt thank-you card. Accented with zigzag stitching and a bit of lace, the colorful image of a large bouquet of flowers says it all: many, many thanks just doesn’t seem like enough.
A muted grid patterned paper blends beautifully with dotted ribbon, while colored markers and rhinestones provide just the right amount of punch to this sweetly stamped card.
Love My Morning Joe
Whether it’s brewed in your kitchen, at your favorite corner deli, or at your special donut shop, nothing starts off your morning better than a delicious cup of coffee!
Whether used horizontally or vertically, stripes can be surprisingly creative, especially when you add striped strips on top of the stripes (talk about a tongue twister!). The Ephemera Pack by K&Company made the Collage Party Invitation super quick and easy to create. Everything you need is packed in a little bag! All you have to do is choose what you want, and then play to your heart’s content…I did!).
My Pretty Garden
My Pretty Garden
Dynamic patterned papers colored in rich shades of green, rust, gold, and cooled down with a touch of blue are the secret behind this stunning collection of fall cards.
Elegant Birthday Classics
When designer Dorothy Ensz saw the black-and-white velvet Mat Stack by DCWV, she could hardly wait to get home and start making some cards. Using odds and ends already on hand, she was able to make a total of 30 cards.
Thank You So Much
Graceful and dignified in its simplicity, this thank-you card is possessed with sophisticated charm.
Crystal Accented Cards
Although diversely varied in theme, the three cards featured here share one thing in common: colored crystal accents that provide just the right amount of pop.
For the “Krafty” Minded
The versatility of “Kraft” paper is well-known among card makers. The collection of cards featured here clearly shows that a variety of styles can be easily realized with this humble paper.
Thanks Tag Card
Colorful faux-tile and bold polka dot patterned papers set the tone for this charming country French collection of all-occasion cards. Beautifully coordinated buttons, ribbons, and fussy-cut flowers finish these cards off to perfection.
For the Birds
You don’t have to be a bird lover to enjoy making (or receiving) this sweet duo of bird-themed projects. Nature’s own treasures were used to embellish both. A tiny twig with attached acorn caps was used on the owl card, and natural hemp on the seed filled paper tote bag.
Too Cute to Spook
It’s Party Time
Receiving a birthday party invitation or a birthday card is a very exciting and anticipated event for children. Color and imagery are very important when choosing a theme. Whether you choose primary colors and traditional designs or opt for more subdued tones and contemporary motifs, one thing is certain: the kids are gonna love the attention! The collection of invitations and birthday cards featured here presents something for everyone.
Fright Night Cards
From creepy bats and crawling spiders to moonstruck cats and pumpkin witches, this cauldron of Fright Night cards brews over with lots of colorful card ideas for you to make this Halloween.
Ghoul’s Night Out
This delightful duo of Halloween cards shows a creative combination of spirited vintage imagery with a humorous and contemporary play on words. Glitter, rhinestones, and embossing are used sparingly but are very effective in providing the perfect finishing touches.
Too Cute to Spook
Touches of glitter, mini rhinestones, and a googly-eyed cat make this charming little card definitely too cute to spook!