Monday, February 1, 2016

BSS MONDAY IDEA - A Double Pocket Card

Welcome to the Buffalo Stamps and Stuff Monday Idea.

This week's idea is a double-pocket card.  Easy Peasy to make and
so much fun to decorate. Makes a 5 1/2x4 1/4 card

You can find a great tutorial HERE, which uses one sheet of
card stock to make.

I used one sheet of 12x12 paper and used the same pattern, except
the first corner fold leaves an inch border on both sides.
I needed to make the larger card to use this wonderful stamp.
I also folded it so that the front of the card was solid and
the pockets were inside.

This is the stamp I built the card around
You can click the first image for a slide show
with a larger view to see details.

Front of the card

Card Opened

Card Opened with tag extended

inside with tag extended
The second pocket behind this tag holds a gift card,
or you can make a second tag or tuck some
other small goody in it.

Stamp-Stampingbella-Uptown girl, Lucille sends her love
Inside sentiment is included with this set.
Papers - Red and White card stock.  Designer paper on front
and in inside pocket Carta Bella. Red and White glitter paper
Dies - Large Scalloped oval Spellbinders
Inside Cascading hearts die- Spellbinders S4-457
Assorted hearts Sizzix Hearts Primitive #3(657021)
With Love - Dee's Distinctively (IME-102)
Lace border-Martha Stewart punch
Gold Stickles on her dress
Colored with Copics

This is a fun make and easy to put together.

Thanks for stopping by today.  Have a great day.  Until later......


Dora said...

Beautiful card with that lovely stamp.
She is adorable.

Sue said...

Hi Sue, What a fab card. I love the colours.

Hope you have a good start to the week. Sue

cuilliesocks said...

Hi Sue, beautiful card and love the design of the inside pocket. It's such a pretty imag and wonderfully coloured too, Kate x

KarinsArtScrap said...

this is so beautiful Sue
Gr Karin

Donna Hanley said...

This is surely a very nice way to give a gift card. The element of surprise with it in the second pocket. As always you did an amazing job. Enjoy the day. We are in the 50's this week and I'm hoping you are too.

Donna Ellis said...

I was wondering last week if 12x12 CS could be us d to make a pocket card! Thanks, Sue. The double pocket is even better with the larger paper! Your stamp image is wonderful, and I like your colors! Thanks for sharing your creative process, Sue! Hugs, de

cotnob said...

A beautiful card Sue, lovely colours and fabulous design.