Saturday, February 25, 2012

PTI Blog Hop - February 2012

I am so excited to be participating in the blog hop for the first time in a LONG time.  My release products just came in yesterday, but I already had this in my head.  So, I hope you enjoy.

Here is the front:

Then you open it up:

I created a little pop up for a gift card.  I made it and cut it out on my Silhouette.

Here is a close up of the inside of the card:

This was a fun challenge.  It really made me stretch myself.  This was a super fun card to make.  Thanks for looking.

Supplies - All Papertrey Ink unless noted
Stamps: Beautiful Butterflies, Turning a New Leaf, Inside and Out: Birthday, Butterflies (Martha Stewart)
Inks: Simply Chartreuse, Raspberry Fizz, Orange Zest, Kraft, Yellow (Studio G), VersaMark
Dies: Mat Stack 4, Turning a New Leaf, Beautiful Butterflies
Ribbon: Orange Zest Satin Dot
Punch: Butterfly (Martha Stewart)
Paper: Kraft, White (Sam's Club), Simply Chartreuse

33 comments:

Crafty Kate said...

Great idea!! Love the gift card holder! I'm definitely going to make one like this sometime! Thanks!

Kara said...

awesome!!

Leigh said...

How beautiful!
I love how your stamping matches the gift card!

Sandra said...

So so beautiful:) Sandra H

Tracey McNeely said...

Very fun and a great treat for the recipient. Lovely stamping.

Melissa said...

This is gorgeous, LeAnn! I love how you made a pop-up gift card holder! Your design really matches the gift card, too!

Lee said...

This is so clever. What a lovely surprise for the recipient.

kari bell said...

oh my! this is so fun. i would LOVE to receive this great card (for a couple reasons).

Debbie Gaydos said...

Now THIS is a brilliant, fun card! What a cute way to give a gift card. Pinning this for sure right now! :) Thanks for the inspiration!

Victoria said...

You and I were on the same wavelength, LeeAnn. I made a gift card holder for my project too. Your card is making me wish I had a Silhouette to cut out cool things like your gift card holder!

Lisa-24-7 said...

I really don't comment enough on your blog, but I wanted to say that I love looking at your cards! Scrapbooking/paper crafting is one of those things I always wanted to do and just never did.

Deanna Jean said...

This is amazing. Love it.

Linda Monroe said...

really pretty.

Kay said...

Great pop-up! I love the colors, and the trailing leaves- so great it makes me want to try one, too!

carol (krillsister) said...

Lovely card. Love the colors matching the gift card. Those butterflies are so cute.

JJ Bolton said...

A pop up for a gift card, genius! I really love the bright and happy colors you used!

rebecca said...

What a great card LeAnn! Love how you coordinated the card with the gift card and the stand-up looks great!

Marybeth said...

This is beautiful and I love the bright colors and bow you used.

Terri said...

Great card. Love the pop up gift card holder. Would you be willing to share the file with me?

Helen F. said...

Gorgeous way to give a gift card! Thanks for the idea, LeAnn :)

The Paper Parade said...

What an awesome gift card presentation! I've never been to hobby lobby, but whoever receives this is going to be very happy, I've heard its an awesome place!

Joyce said...

Great idea to have a gift card pop up. I'm sure the recipient will love that! Great color choices.

Suzanne said...

Love this idea, LeAnne!

Juanita B said...

Beautiful! I especially LOVE the way you matched the leaves on the inside with the leaves on the gift card. That was so smart, TFS.

Jen Carter said...

What a super idea!! i love it!

Terri E. said...

Fun colors on your card. I am now regreting not getting the butterfly dies to match the set :) Way to rock out the PTI blog challenge.

It's a good life!
Terri E.

Peggysuez said...

Cute! I like the way the inside is decorated too!

Chunyuan said...

beautiful card.

Lynn Put said...

Very pretty! Love how your card coordinates with the gift card and I really like your color combo.

morefunthanemail said...

Just wonderful, LeAnn! All of it!

Tracey Cuccia said...

This is spectacular! Love how you designed your card after the gift card, it looks so polished. Love these colors -- so springy and fun! TFS :)

Susan said...

Wow!! What a beautiful card!! Love how you used the same colors. I adore the inside with the sentiment, leaves and butterflies!!

Ted said...

LeAnn! I love this. I'm especially impressed with how the card color theme fits perfectly with the colors of the gift card... as well as the leaves going through it... so professional looking! :)