This project was something I had made some years ago for my Son’s birthday (which is shown in the video link), but I wanted to recreate it slightly differently. I had already purchased my bar of chocolate a few weeks ago, and then I saw Crafty Caroline create a gift present using the same bar of chocolate. Here is a link to her blog if you wish to check out her beautiful creation,
CraftyCarolineCreates.blogspot.com. (so thank you Caroline). However, I wanted my chocolate to be included in a card and this is what I created. Please check out the video link below for details of how I made it.
After I had done my video I pondered what I could put on the front of the card. Well, as I had mentioned my neighbour John kept bees in the video, it had to be “John’s Bees”. I love this card and hopefully John will love it too!
As this card has more depth than the normal card I have also made an Envelope Bag. This will be showcased in my next blog, so watch this space…..
Independent UK Stampin’ Up Demonstrator
Stampin’ Up! Products used and showcased:
English Garden DSP – 7 x 8 1/2″ (138440)
score on the long side @ 3 1/2″, 4, 7 1/2, 8
score on the short side @ 1/2″
Hello Honey Ribbon (133671)
Early Espresso Cardstock – 8 1/2 x 8 1/4″ (131283)
score on the 8 1/2″ side @ 4, 4 1/2″
Delightful Dijon Cardstock – 1 cut at 6 x 3 3/4″ and 1 cut at 3 1/4 x 1 3/4″
Whisper White Cardstock – 5 x 3 1/2″
English Garden DSP – 4 x 2 1/2″
I hope you enjoyed this project. I would love to hear from you if you have made this with your own idea! Send me an email with a photo of your creation. I would love to see it.
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