Monday, February 21, 2011

10 Minute Gift Topper Card

Another Monday has rolled around which means it's time for a new Kitchen Sink 10 Minute Card Challenge. Today I am sharing a cute little 2 and 1/2 inch card to be used as a gift topper for any occasion.

This card is made using a 7 1/2  by 2 1/2 inch strip of card stock scored at 2.5 inches and 5 inches.


Cutting on the diagonal, remove the bottom half of the first section and the top half of the last section.


Cut two 2 1/4 inch squares of white card stock to stamp a front design and inside sentiment for the card. I stamped my inside sentiment up high so I would have room for a signature.

Place adhesive as shown to attach the stamped front of your card.


Here is what it will look like completed before it is closed on top of your gift.

I put a tiny touch of repositionable adhesive on the front of the back triangle to hold the front gently closed. These are very quick and simple. I had so much fun making them, that I couldn't stop as you can see! LOL!


Stamps: Multi Step Bluebonnets, Simple Sentiments, and Whole Family by Kitchen Sink Stamps
Paper: SU Whisper White and Pacific Point
Inks: Bluebonnets - 4 SU Pacific Point, 3 SU Pacific Point stamped off once, 2 SU Bashful Blue, 1 SU Daffodil Delight stamped off once
Leaves: SU Pear Pizzazz and Old Olive

Stamps: Multi Step Texas Longhorn and Other Important People by Kitchen Sink Stamps
Paper: SU Whisper White and Soft Suede, BasicGrey lime rickey
Ink: Longhorn -  4 SU Early Espresso stamped off once, 3 SU Soft Suede, 2 SU Soft Suede stamped off once, 1 SU Creamy Caramel, 5 SU Early Espresso
Sentiment - SU Cajun Craze

Stamps: Multi Step Wedding Rings by Kitchen Sink Stamps
Paper: SU Whisper White and Rich Razzleberry
Inks: Rings - 3 SU Crushed Curry, 2 SU Apricot Appeal, 1 SU Creamy Caramel stamped off once, 4 SU Creamy Caramel
Sentiment - SU Rich Razzleberry

Stamps: Multi Step Father's Pocket and Texas Longhorn by Kitchen Sink Stamps
Paper: SU Whisper White and More Mustard
Inks: Watch - 3 SU Early Espresso, 2 SU Soft Suede, 3 SU More Mustard
Sentiment: SU Early Espresso

Should you like to play along, pull out your Kitchen Sink Stamps and create some gift topper cards. When uploading your card/cards to the Kitchen Sink Gallery include keyword 10MC8.

Check in to see what the KS Crew has created for you today! 

 

17 comments:

  1. These are terrific Lynn. Thank you for sharing!

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  2. Wow Lynn, I love these gift toppers. I'm going to try making one. Yours are great.

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  3. These are great and I love all the different ones you made, TFS.

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  4. These are just fab, Lynn!! I am so gonna have to remember these for the many parties my kids get invited too! Hugs!!

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  5. Boy you've been busy! Wonderful little toppers, gotta love your 10 minute challenge!

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  6. They're all great! What a cute idea too.
    Thanks for sharing.
    Lynn

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  7. tese are great & very pretty ideas lynn-tfs with us

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  8. What a great idea Lynn. TFS will definitely have to give these a try.

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  9. thanks for the tutorial--these are so cute:)

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  10. Another great 10 minute challenge! Love your new look on your blog. REally pretty side panels.

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  11. Thanks for the tutorial, these are great.

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  12. Very cute Lynn & thanks for the quick tutorial on how to make these! I'll have to give it a go sometime.....all of your came out great! TFS!!!!!

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  13. I love this topper card Lynn!! You did a fabulous job on each one! Thank you for sharing the wonderful tutorial too.

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  14. These are great Lynn! I love all your wonderful ideas, very inspiring!

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  15. What a fabulous idea Lynn. I will have to try these.

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  16. Yay! The perfect toppers! What's not not love about these? Super quick, super simple, and Super Cute!

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