Sunday, December 2, 2012

A fancy fold card.....

Yay!  Had time for another challenge this week, so I hopped on over to Stampin' up! only challenge this week and found it to be a fancy fold - so I went to my fave fold!  Double Z fold card.

Here is a close up of the reindeer charm (it came from a set of wine charms that went on clearance last year from the cheap shop, 6 charms for a dollar - bargain)

The fancy fold card with the belly band - Usually the belly band is in the middle, but I wanted to change it up a bit so made the belly band a lot lower for this card.


 This is what the card looks like opened:

And here is the belly band on its own - I am so very happy with how it turned out.
You can find the tutorial for this double z fold card on Splitcoast stampers.
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Details: All Stampin’ Up!

Stamp sets:  Christmas lodge
Ink pads:  gumball green
Cardstock:  very vanilla, cherry cobbler
DSP:  be of good cheer
Tools:  Big shot, labels framelits, perfect polka dots embossing folder, simply scored tool
Other:  cherry cobbler dazzling details, very vanilla seam binding, clear faceted buttons, cherry cobbler twine, reindeer charm from my stash.


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9 comments:

  1. What a stunning card Mel. Love all the elements of this one. Super pretty.

    x

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  2. Oh my, Melissa! This is simply beautiful! On a winner, I think! Hugs xxx

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  3. Lovely fancy fold card! I like the way that the belly band (when attached) is the focus of the card. Thanks for sharing with the SUO Challenges.

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  4. I love this fold and your belly band is fantastic! One of the prettiest of these trees that I've seen!

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  5. Fabulous! That belly band is really spectacular!! So glad you joined us this week at SUO Challenges!

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  6. Very lovely! The charm really adds to it. Thanks for joining SUO Challenges this week.

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  7. Very cute, Melissa! Love the large tree combined with the belly band! Cute charm, too! Thanks for playing along with the SUO Challenge this time!

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  8. Simply GORGEOUS, your beautiful tree card and awesome fold!!~

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  9. (insert gasping sigh....) Nearly there Miss Mel...nearly all commenting done!!!
    i have not tried this kind of card before but WOW...it is stunning. Love the trad colours too. ooxx

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Hi thank you for taking the time out of your day to spend giving me a comment on this project, I truly appreciate it, Melissa xx