Saturday, May 7, 2016

Father's Day Blog Hop

Welcome to our monthly Team Stamp It Blog Hop. The theme this months is Father's Day. We all know that it is not that easy to come up with nice masculine card (and we need a lot of them for men in our lives). Hope you will get some great ideas from this hop.
I have always wanted to try to create the 'shirt' card, but I never did. Well, today is the day. I decided to use brand new products that are coming in 2016-2017 Catalog. One of them is Playful Palette Designer Series Paper Stack. It features all new in-colors, very playful and bright - just perfect for my 'shirt' card:

How To's:
  1.  Start with 4 1/4 x 11 Very Vanilla card base, scored at 5 1/2
  2. Place folded card on Stampin’ Trimmer with the folded edge at 3/4". Cut in 1” from top edge to the 3-1/4” mark. Cut in 1” from bottom edge from to 1” mark. Open card. Cut a diagonal from the edge of card just above score line to end of the 1” cut to remove a triangular section. NOTE: Red dashed line represents the scored line. 
     

  3.  Create a tie from 1 x 4 1/4 piece of card stock. I used envelop board to do that. For pocket - use 1 x 1 piece of very vanilla card stock.
  4.  Adhere 4 1/4 x 4 3/4 piece of  Designer Series Paper to main section of card front. Fold card closed and place face up.  Add Sticky Strip to outside and bottom edge of collar and covering the brad backs. Fold collar edges in to center and angled down so top corner of collar meets top center of tie. Press folds to flatten collar sides
I also used  new copper embossing powder to add greeting to the tie. Hope you like the project and will give the 'shirt' card a try. Leave a comment and you will have a chance to win a prize!

Continue Blog Hop for more ideas:

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69 comments:

  1. What a fun card Oksana! So creative and I love the new paper you used!

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  2. # stampitcontest. Very cute card

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  3. Awesome card! Thanks for the instructions! #stampitcontest

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  4. #stampitcontest LOVE it!Those colors are a blast from the past! Thank you for directions on how to cut the card!

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  5. Thank you for the instructions. Love the new colors but was so disappointed I couldn't pre-order the copper embossing powder because it was already out of stock! #stampitcontest

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  6. I've always been a fan of this style and I love your choice of DSP!

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  7. #stampitcontest What a great idea for a card. I will definitely have to do that one.

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  8. Aww - very sweet card! Love the shirt and the sneak peek of new colors!

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  9. Love shirt cards. Too cute
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  10. Like this card
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  11. #stampitcontest
    Ohhhhhhh...just love shirt designs..fun and bright..

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  12. #stampitcontesr
    What a fun card.

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  13. #stampitcontest
    Seems i dont type that well. Haha

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  14. #stampitcontest I've been wanting to try this.

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  15. #stampitcontest
    lovin' the new dsp...........thanks for sharing

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  16. Great Father's Day card! Thanks for the instructions and for sharing this great card with us.

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  17. Such an awesome card for Father's Day. The colors are just beautiful. Thanks for sharing. #stampitcontest

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  18. Your choice of paper for this card is great! #stampitcontest

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  19. So cool! I have never seen a tie and pocket like that! #stampitcontest

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  20. Great masculine card! and I love it that you can switch up the "shirt" paper. :) #stampitcontest

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  21. Well...how cute is that? #stampitcontest

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  22. Fun shirt - love the new colors :)
    Melanie Morris
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  23. Unique card...great for Father's Day or birthday.

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  24. what a clever way to make a masculine card! well done #stampitcontest

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  25. What a fun and creative card. Thank you for sharing.#stampitcontest

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  26. Fun card !!! thanks for the directions #stampitcontest

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  27. #stampitcontest How cute; I love the DSP for the shirt.

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  28. stampitcontest. I've never seen a shirt card made like this before. Thank you for showing us how. The colors are perfect.

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  29. So CUTE! Thanks for sharing, Oksana! #stampitcontest

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  30. Fun fold card #stampitcontest,

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  31. #stampitcontest, Great male card, love it!

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  32. Such a fun card! Love the bright colors. #stampitcontest

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  33. Very creative! #stampitcontest

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  34. Love your clever shirt card! #stampitcontest

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  35. What a great shirt card! I think I will lift it! #stampitcontest

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  36. Love the paper for the shirt! #stampitcontest

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  37. What a great card! I might have to CASE it for my upcoming class! #stampitcontest

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  38. This looks like a very fun card.💖

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  39. #stampitcontest
    What a cute card - perfect for everyday, right down to the pocket.

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  40. I love the tie. So cute. #stampitcontest

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  41. Love the card, #stamp it contest, cheers Anna.

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  42. #stampitcontest. Very Father's Day!

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  43. This card is super awesome it reminds of the shirts and ties we gave my dad as kids. #stampitcontest

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  44. #stampitcontest-cute card for Dads.

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  45. Cute card. I've never seen this type. #stampitcontest

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  46. #stampitcontest i hope i win would love to have this for making cards

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  47. #stampitcontest. I love your shirt card. I have graduations and Father's Day coming up and k am going to make a few. Thanks so much

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  49. Oh, I love the dsp paper you used on this card and I can hardly wait until I can order the the new colors of everything. Thank you for the chance to win the watercolor wishes kit. #stampitcontest

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  50. Now this is cool. I'm going to try it. Thank you very much. #stampitcontest

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  51. Cute idea. I have done something similar...but like the hanky in the pocket. Nice touch. Thanks for sharing #stampitcontest

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  52. Cute idea. I have done something similar...but like the hanky in the pocket. Nice touch. Thanks for sharing #stampitcontest

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  53. Great card. Thanks for sharing.

    Linda D.

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  54. Very cool card for a man...I rarely see "manly" cards featured on some sites. Thanks and God bless! ILuvTheEucharist (at) aol.com #stampitcontest

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  55. Cute cute card love the pattern paper #stampincontest

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