How To Make Your Own Couture Mother’s Day Card
This Mother’s Day, give Mum a handcrafted card—with a touch of Couture! This stunning project features layers of die-cut dimension, using specialty cardstock and elegant shapes. Even better? This upscale design is fun and easy to make! And for our American crafters, simply exchange the Couture die-cut letter “u” for an “o” and you’ll have your own bespoke focal!
You Will Need:
- Couture By Create and Craft By Invitation Only Collection
- Couture By Create and Craft Artistry Collection Floral Alphabet
- Create and Craft 50 x A4 Sheets of Topsy Turvy Cardstock - 250 GSM
- Craft UK 25 X 8X8 White Cards and Envelopes
- Flecks of Foil Pack of 30
- Tattered Lace A4 Cut Tidy - 4 Sheets
- White ribbon
- Foam mounting squares
- Self-adhesive rhinestones
- Poky tool
- Die cutting machine
Trim the card blank to 17.cm x 18.5cm. Cut a piece of pink card slightly smaller, then glue to the card centre.
Die-cut two scallop corners from silver foil card, and two intricate corners from dark pink card. Layer the two, then glue each one to the card front, placing one at the top centre, and the other at the bottom centre.
Die-cut the large scallop frame from silver foil cardstock. Die-cut the large intricate frame from light pink, then layer the two. Glue to the card front.
Die-cut the small scallop frame from light pink, and the small intricate frame from dark pink. Layer the two together. Stick to the card front with foam tape.
Die-cut two intricate corners from light pink. Glue to the card front, placing one at the top and one at the bottom of the centre frame.
Die cut the simple label shape from silver foil cardstock.
Die cut the word “mum” twice: One from light pink card and again from dark pink card.
Glue the light pink letters to the label shape as shown. Trim around elements from the dark pink letters and glue in place.
Add self-adhesive rhinestones and a bow to finish.