I am in love with this card. I think I made it a few years ago but I can't remember for sure. If anyone finds it let me know. But it is beautiful and so fun to make, you get to embellish all you want inside and out. I hope you will give this one a try, I am sure you will love making and giving this one to someone special. We are using product from our October E Club Kit to great this beautiful book box card.
You will need 2 pieces of light weight cardstock that measure 5x7 inches
2 pieces of light weight cardstock that measure 7x7 inches
Score on the long side of the smaller ones at every 1/2", accordion fold.
Then do the same on the 7x7 inch piece and accordion fold.
These will make up the inside frame of the box.
1 piece of cardstock 12"x7 1/2" score at 5 3/5" turn 180* and score at
5 3/8", this will be the outside of your card.
Place your accordion pieces together as I show in the video and glue. Cut a piece of your collection paper that is5 1/8"x6 3/4", you can piece this at the bottom if the paper is 6x6. Put this on the right side of the card base (inside) and then glue the accordion pieces in place.
Inside mat for the left side is 5 1/8"x7 1/4", 4 7/8"x4 3/4", 4 7/8",2 1/2" and the mat where you can write your sentiment is 4 1/2"x3 1/2" and 4 1/4"x3 1/4". Glue these together and glue on inside left piece.
Front mats are cut at 5 1/8"x7 1/4 inch, 4 7/8"x4 1/2", 4 7/8"x3", 1x4 7/8"
Glue these on the front placing the small strip where the two sheets join.
Spine pieces are cut at 1 1/8"x7 1/4" and 1"x6" glue these together and place on the spine. Put enamel dots on the ends.
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