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Updated November 22, 2017
Glittered DIY Holiday Cards
Glittered DIY Holiday Cards
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These Glittered DIY Holiday Cards are an easy paper craft for the holidays that will not only be fun to make, but fun for your friends and family to receive. The glitter and different colors and designs make a very interesting and beautiful card. A bow detail adds the perfect finishing touch to this DIY Christmas card. There is no reason to buy a generic card from the store when you can easily create this thoughtful and creative card that everyone will love and cherish.

Estimated Cost: Under $10

Time to complete: Under an hour

Primary Technique: Paper Crafts

Difficulty Level: Easy

Materials List
  • S4-434 Holiday Greetings
  • Junior Metal Shim
  • Spellbinders Grand Calibur Die Cutting and Embossing Machine
  • Coredinations ColorCore Cardstock: Glitter Cardstock (Green, Gold, Light Blue, Blue and Red)
  • May Arts: White Ribbon
  • Scrapbook Adhesive by 3L: Crafty Foam Tape and E-Z Runner Permanent Strip Adhesive
  • Want2Scrap: Self-Adhesive Baby Pearls
  • White Cardstock
  • Red Gem
  1. Prepare card base 4 x 5 with side fold. Adhere blue glitter cardstock.
  2. Trim white card stock to 4 x 5. Cut/emboss using Holiday Greetings in Grand Calibur Machine.
  3. Trim strips of glitter card stock to approximately 1 x 4. Adhere to underside of white card stock die cut from step 2.
  4. Trim blue glitter paper to 1 x 4. Die cut snowflake strip only. Adhere snowflakes with foam tape to card front over top of existing snowflakes, with the points between the ones underneath.
  5. Tie ribbon, add gem.
  6. Adhere to card front using foam tape.
  7. Add pearls to tree tops and snowflake centers.
  8. Adhere to card front using foam tape.

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