Christmas bonus card
An extra bonus card by Ineke Bruggeman using your free gift with Simply Cards & Papercraft 116, out 10 October.
free Heirloom Ornament stamp set & embossing folder
red, green & light green mulberry paper
Kaiserkraft Turtle Dove patterned paper
Cocoa ColorBox inkpad
Artprint Brown Memories Dye inkpad
manual die-cutting machine
Marianne Design Creatables Poinsettia Straight & Pine Tree Branch dies
1 Create a 15cm square card blank from red cardstock and cut the front diagonally left to right. Cover the inside of the card blank with patterned paper and ink the edges.
2 Cut music patterned paper to fit the card front, ink the edges and attach.
3 Run a panel of red cardstock through the embossing folder, ink the edges and attach to the left-hand side of the card front. Adhere a length of lace across the edge.
4 Stamp and cut out the bauble twice from patterned paper and ink the edges. Fix one of the baubles to the card front as shown and attach the other behind on the back. Tie the tops together using ribbon.
5 Die-cut the flower and pine branches from mulberry paper and attach to the bottom-right corner of the card front to finish. Add stamens to flower to finish.