I used some products from the Playing With Patterns Suite Collection along with the Happiest of Birthdays stamp set and the Stitched So Sweetly Dies to create today’s fun pop up birthday card. 

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Here’s what I made:

The Night of Navy card stock and ink look almost black in these photos, but they’re much bluer in person.Make this Pop-Up Birthday Card with the Happiest of Birthday stamp set, Pattern Play stamp set, and Playing with Patterns Designer Series Paper #stampcandy #stampinup #handmadecards #birthdaycards

 

Make this Pop-Up Birthday Card with the Happiest of Birthday stamp set, Pattern Play stamp set, and Playing with Patterns Designer Series Paper #stampcandy #stampinup #handmadecards #birthdaycards

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Here’s what I did:

Cut and scored with my paper trimmer:

  • Night of Navy card stock (CS) cut to 5-1/2″ x 8-1/2″, then scored in half at 4-1/4″
  • Purple Posy CS layer cut to 3-3/4″ x 5″
  • Playing With Patterns Designer Series Paper (DSP) layer cut to 3-1/2″ x 4-3/4″
  • Whisper White Thick CS cut to 8-1/4″ x 5-1/4″ for the insert, then cut and scored according to the diagram below
  • first DSP pattern for the inside cut to 3″ x 1-1/2″, and scored in half at 1-1/2″
  • second DSP pattern for the inside cut to 2-1/2″ x 1-1/4″, and scored in half at 1-1/4″
  • third DSP pattern for the inside cut to 2″ x 1″, and scored in half at 1″
  • Click on the diagram to see it larger:

Make this Pop-Up Birthday Card with the Happiest of Birthday stamp set, Pattern Play stamp set, and Playing with Patterns Designer Series Paper #stampcandy #stampinup #handmadecards #birthdaycards

Stamped with the Happiest of Birthdays stamp set:

  • outer sentiment in Night of Navy ink onto a scrap of Whisper White Thick CS

Stamped with the Pattern Play stamp set:

  • inner sentiment in Night of Navy ink onto the Whisper White Thick insert
  • stars in Coastal Cabana and Highland Heather inks onto the Whisper White Thick insert (I stamped off the Highland Heather to make it lighter.)

Cut using the Stitched So Sweetly Dies:

  • outer sentiment

Assembled the card:

  • burnished the fold in the card base with a Bone Folder
  • burnished all the folds in the insert with a Bone Folder
  • die cut sentiment glued onto the DSP layer
  • DSP layer glued onto the Purple Posy CS layer
  • Purple Posy CS layer glued onto the front of the card base
  • remaining DSP pieces glued onto their corresponding “boxes” on the insert
  • ribbon adhered onto each side of each box as shown, using Stampin’ Seal +, and wrapped around to the back
  • ribbon tied into a small bow and adhered above the top box using a Mini Glue Dot
  • insert glued onto the inside of the card base, applying glue everywhere except to the boxes that will fold out

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Here are today’s main colors:

You can click on each one to see all the products that come in that color!

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Here’s what I used:

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Thanks for stopping by today, and Sweet Stamping!

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