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Paper: Certainly Celery (retired), Whisper White, Basic Black, Certainly Celery DSP Stack (retired).
Stamps: Teeny Tiny Wishes, Pinch Proof (retired - for the inside and envelope).
Ink: Basic Black, Certainly Celery (retired).
Accessories: Signature stamp or address label, Snail Adhesive, Stampin’ Sponge, Stampin’ Dimensionals, Stampin’ Trimmer, scissors, bone folder, Softly Falling Embossing Folder, Rhinestones Basic Jewels, Linen Thread, silver sparkle Dazzling Details, Multipurpose Liquid glue, scotch tape, silent setter hole punch, hemp (retired).
Punches: Itty Bitty Accents (Heart), Modern Label, 1/8” circle, 1/4” circle.
Certainly Celery card at 4-1/4” x 11”. Stamp or sign the back. Set aside.
Cut writing tablet paper to fit the inside of the card. Stamp as you please using images from the Pinch Proof stamp set. Use Snail Adhesive to adhere to the inside of the card. Set aside.
Stamp phrase from Teeny Tiny Wishes stamp set (Happy Birthday or Happy St Patrick’s Day) with black ink on Certainly Celery cardstock. Punch out with the modern label punch. Sponge edges in black ink. Adhere a Dimensionals to each end only. Set aside.
Punch 16 hearts with the Itty Bitty Accents punch. Curl the top edges with the bone folder and set aside.
Cut a panel 5” x 3-3/4” from Black cardstock. Set aside.
Cut a panel 3-5/8” x 4-7/8” from Certainly Celery DSP. Adhere to black panel using Snail Adhesive. Set aside.
Cut a panel 3” x 4-1/4” from white cardstock. Sponge edges in Certainly Celery ink. With sponged edges towards the Sizzix logo, run through the Softly Falling embossing folder. Use my template to transfer hole markings and punch with the 1/8” circle punch.
Adhere to black panel and punch holes again – I used my Silent Setter as I couldn’t reach them all with the hand-held punch.
Cut hemp 18” long. Make one stem at a time starting at the back. Tape to the back.
Repeat for all stems.
Mount phrase in place. Add two small rhinestones to each side of it. Wrap 22” of linen thread around the panel a couple of times and tie.
Apply full mounts across the top and bottom of the panel – I used pieces of matt board. Apply full mounts down each side leaving the linen thread free to allow for a little wiggle room should you need it. Add a couple of mounts in the center of the panel.
Adhere the panel to the front of the card. Add a puddle of Tombow glue to the top of the stem and to each side. Add the hearts with the points touching the punched hole.
Press in place with the aid of the point of your scissors or paper piercer.
Make a four-leaf clover from four hearts at the top of one stem. Add a rhinestone to the center of it.
Punch four ¼” circles from Certainly Celery. Adhere to each shamrock. Top with silver sparkle Dazzling Details glitter glue.
Tie your linen thread into a bow and trim tails if necessary.
Make an envelope from kraft paper using the envelope punch board. Stamp using images from the Pinch Proof stamp set.