ho­ley hol­i­days

Pa­per punches come in a broad range of shapes and are a fun way to dec­o­rate your fes­tive cards.

Better Homes and Gardens (Australia) - - Festive Cards -

Gather your sup­plies

• Blue A4 pa­per board • Red rib­bon

• Sil­ver glit­ter card­stock • Gold marker pen

You’ll also need

Self-heal­ing cut­ting mat; metal ruler; craft knife; scis­sors; glue stick; star punch

Here’s how

STEP 1 Lay blue board on cut­ting mat and cut in half with craft knife, us­ing ruler as a guide. Fold one piece in half

to make card. Draw 10 nar­row, evenly spaced rec­tan­gles in pen­cil across the bot­tom of the card. Cut out with knife.

STEP 2 Leav­ing tails, weave 2 lengths of rib­bon through cut-outs, work­ing from cen­tre to the left and right. Turn over card and cut off ex­cess rib­bon.

STEP 3 Glue rib­bon ends to back of card. On front of card, tie rib­bon tails into a bow and trim ends.

STEP 4 Make 3 star cut-outs from glit­ter card and glue to card front.

STEP 5 Use gold marker to draw a string and bow hanger for each star.

STEP 3A

STEP 2

STEP 5

STEP 4

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