Marie Browning

"Inspiring and honoring creativity"

“It’s Tombow time to get Fancy Pants” Blog Hop September 2, 2013

HGL_2028_CollectionPack_RGB_576x576_72pdiWelcome to the Tombow and Fancy Pants Blog Hop! If you just came from Tombow’s Blog you are on the right track! It was hard to pick from Fancy Pant’s new cardstock collections! I love them all! I choose the Happy-go-Lucky Collection for my card design, but I know I can use the other collections with the same design!

IMG_1793I come from a large family with lots of young adults. So when birthdays come along, it’s usually money or event tickets for their gift. I love to include a handmade card with a pocket inside. A folded flap with the sides adhered down with the Dot Adhesive Stamp Runner makes a nice, easy double pocket inside the card. On one side, a tag with the greetings and on the other, the folded money or tickets. I used the stickers, labels, border stickers and cardstock from the Happy-Go-Lucky collection, everything goes together perfectly!  Yes, that is a million dollar bill, I’m very generous…

IMG_1791The front of the card is decorated in the same manner using the coordinating papers and stickers. The focal point is a rosette cut using the Tim Holtz Rosette die from Sizzix. When cut, accordion fold and glue the ends together with Mono Multi Liquid Glue. You need only a small touch and it sticks together instantly and securely. After pushing down into the rosette, the Power Tabs, one for each side, holds it together perfectly and provides the means to stick it to the card.

IMG_1794Don’t forget to make a  matching envelope!

Blog Hop_FPMake sure to comment and like both Fancy Pants and Tombow to win this prize of a Dots Adhesive Stamp Runner, Power Tabs and Foam Tabs!

Fancy pants will also be giving away the new Happy-Go-Lucky Collection!

Your next stop: the Fancy Pants Blog!


13 Responses to ““It’s Tombow time to get Fancy Pants” Blog Hop”

  1. Kris B Says:

    Cute paper/embellishment collection from Fancy Pants! Your pocket card is awesome! Love my Tombow! TFS

  2. Renea Says:

    Cute! Love the colors!

  3. kReN Says:

    Love your pocket card. I make a lot of them and the papers go together so beautifully!

    Thanks for sharing your talent!

    All is Good with kReN @

  4. Debbie Fisher Says:

    cute pocket card!

  5. Olesya K. Says:

    love the idea of a matching envelope! so cute!

  6. Miriam Prantner Says:

    What a fun way to gift money/tickets. love the little folder type card!

  7. Janis in ID Says:

    Love that Rosette!
    ❤ J

  8. Tracey Says:

    How fabulous!! Love it!!

  9. what an awesome project. love the ideas and the elements thanks for sharing your Beautiful work.

  10. Vicki Sopcak Says:

    Great card…thanks for the inspiration

  11. Robin Buchholz Says:

    What a pretty card, thanks for sharing!

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