Best Year Plaid Birthday Card

Create this card using the Best Year Bundle from Stampin' Up! Card created by Stesha Bloodhart, Stampin' Hoot!

Today I’m sharing a birthday card with what I feel is the “sleeper” bundle from the 2020-2021 Annual Catalog!  The Best Year Bundle contains greetings for events throughout the year and plaid builder dies that I selected to be part of My Favorite Things!

My Favorite Things - Best Year

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STAMPIN’ PRETTY STEP-BY-STEP TUTORIAL:

Begin with a 4 1/8 x 5 1/2 card base of Highland Heather card stock.

Crop a piece of Whisper White card stock using the 3 3/4 x 5 1/8 Stitched Rectangle Die and a die-cutting and embossing machine. 

Adhere to the card with Stampin’ Dimensionals. 

Create this card using the Best Year Bundle from Stampin' Up! Card created by Stesha Bloodhart, Stampin' Hoot! (1)Use the Best Plaid Builder Dies and a die-cutting and embossing machine to crop the following card stock:

  • Pear Pizzazz
  • Highland Heather & Pool Party

Adhere together as shown with bits of Stampin’ Seal in the following order: Whisper White 4 x 5 Base, Highland Heather, Pear Pizzaz, Pool Party. 

Crop using the 3 3/8 x 4 3/4 Stitched Rectangle Die and a die-cutting and embossing machine. 

LOVE THE OMBRE!  Wrap with a piece of Purple 3/8″ Tricolor Ribbon, adhering to the backside with Stampin’ Seal.

Adhere to the card with Stampin’ Dimensionals. 

Use a Stamparatus to stamp the sentiment in Highland Heather Classic Ink onto a piece of Whisper White card stock. 

Crop with the 3 1/8 x 1 5/8 Hippo & Friends label die. 

Adhere as shown with Stampin’ Dimensionals. 

Create this card using the Best Year Bundle from Stampin' Up! Card created by Stesha Bloodhart, Stampin' Hoot! (1)

Tie a bow of Purple 3/8″ Tricolor Ribbon, adhering as shown with a Mini Glue Dot. 

POP OF PERSONALITY!  Add three Purple Posy Butterfly Gems as shown. 

FOR THE PERFECT POLISH!  Use Multipurpose Liquid Glue to adhere a 2 1/4 x 5 3/4 piece of Pear Pizzazz 6 x 6 Subtles Designer Series Paper to the outside flap of a Medium Whisper White Envelope. Trim to size with Paper Snips. 

You can see my video demonstration with tips on adding designer paper to an envelope flap here

Click to view the step by step tutorial

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NEED CARD IDEAS?  Did you know you can access all of my past creations and the blog posts that go with them by clicking on the “card ideas” link in my menu above?  You can also click here to access 1000+ inspirational ideas! 

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3 Comments:

  1. Nancy Gleason

    I love how you used colors to make this feminine and not Christmas-y

  2. Great color combination Mary. I have been on the fence about this set, but now I have to purchase it!

  3. Kadie Labadie

    This card is FANTASTIC my friend. WOW!!!

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