Your Valentine will be delighted with a homemade card
Basic card kit, plus * Simple Stories 6x6in paper pad – Sunshine & Happiness * Lawn Fawn 6x6in paper pad – Let’s Polka in the Meadow
* Die-namics Stitched Mini Scallop Rectangles STAX * Paper Smooches dies – Foliage 1 * Avery Elle stamps – Love Notes
* Fabulous Flamingo stamp & die set, from Seven Hills Crafts * Xcut Heart Nesting die set, from docrafts * VersaColor ink pads in Orchid & Opera Pink * Distress ink pads in Spiced Marmalade & Wild Honey, from Craft Chest * VersaFine ink pad in Onyx Black, from Hobbycraft * Die-cutting machine * Glossy Accents 1 Cover the front of the card with kraft card. Trim a 14.2x10cm piece of stripy paper. Die-cut a scalloped rectangle and attach to the card as shown. 2 Cut a 10.5x8.8cm piece of white card and remove a 6.5cm square in the centre. Repeat twice and stack the layers on top of each other. Stamp the sentiment and a heart on the wide strip. 3 Blend orange inks together on a white piece of card and die-cut four hearts. Apply glossy accents to the smaller hearts and leave to dry. Cut a square of blue paper and place the big heart in the centre. Add stamped and die-cut flamingos. 4 Mount the ‘polaroid’ onto the flamingos and adhere to the card front. Place the small hearts around it. 5 Die-cut leaves and arrange them in the upper right corner.