Update: a new blog post with a video tutorial for making a handmade card set. Please click here to find the new blog post.
I love Amy Butler fabrics and have indulged in a few of her delicious notebooks too. In addition, I bought this stationary set a while back – I was drawn to it’s bold mix of patterns and absolutely adorable matching envelopes.
However, as much as I liked it, I found I didn’t use the set; always turning to my own handmade items. So I decided to re purpose the stationary into sets of cards.
Using the paper patterns provided with the set, I made four simple cards, each with a different greeting.
Then I made a folder to keep the cards with their cute matching envelopes.
From the one stationary set I was able to make four sets each containing four cards. I will be tucking these away as handy end of term gifts for teachers or parent helpers.
You can see a tutorial on how to make a similar card set here :)
You can find links to the supplies I’ve used below; click on the picture or wording to get taken directly to the product. Where available I use affiliate links which means if you make a purchase I receive a small commission at no extra cost to you. I truly appreciate your support.
Amy Butler Lucky Flowers Mix and Match Stationary
Stamps – WMS fancy phrases
Ink – Versafine spanish moss, SU! early espresso
Card – PTI rustic white, SU! Early Espresso
Dies – Spellbinders fancy tags
Ribbon – PTI simply chartreuse