21 January 2012

More Momenta

Hello, friends:}


**Click HERE for my Sweet Stamp Shop post. 
I'm so  excited to share more Momenta goodness with you today! This project was featured Wednesday {HERE} on the Momenta blog. So be sure to stop by there and check out my post and even more creations!! 
Because the patterned paper is double-sided--it was perfect for the base of this card. The outside is pink polka dot, and the inside is the pink grid.

I wanted to create a card that folded in on itself and could easily be sent in the mail **ok--now that I look at the finished project, I might have to put this in an envelope to protect the ribbon and embellishment! LOL!...so I created a template for a 4" x 4" square envelope card. I used my pink polka dot and grid papers from Momenta's Let's Party pyramid paper pad for the basic design. I also used the ice cream patterned paper for the center panel. After creating this card design, I thought it would be fun to make the center panel a place to hold a gift card--all I did was punch a notch out of the top, add a bit of tape on three edges, and attached it to the center. EASY! I stamped some fun ice cream images {Sweet Scoop from the Sweet Stamp Shop} and I used some foam dots to add it to my card. I also created a smaller one scoop cone for the closure with a bow {ribbon available from The Ribbon Carousel}. 
The envelope card opened up completely.
A close-up of the center gift card panel and decorations. I used foam dots for the ice cream cone and sentiments for extra dimension.
A close-up of the envelope card folded together and bound with a bow.

Momenta Product
Pink Grid/Polka Dot paper, Ice Cream designed paper
Brown Grid paper

Other Product
Fiskar- circle punch
The Ribbon Carousel- white seam binding
Sweet Stamp Shop- Sweet Scoop stamp set


The best part of this card was creating the Momenta Design Your Own alphabet stickers! I love this video tutorial on how to create your own stickers. I used a color palette that was already created--but you can make your own design, customize your own color, and more! This was SUPER easy and so fun! **I actually had the HARDEST time picking with color combo I wanted to use! I cannot wait to make more customized stickers!

That's it for me today! Don't forget to stop by the Momenta blog and leave some love there!!! THANKS so much for stopping by! Be blessed:} 
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12 comments:

Julie Tucker-Wolek said...

Love love love love this set!! LOVING the colors and loving the ice cream cones!! And thanks love for the blog roll info... I looked into... but I think it's for MAC only... and I have a PC :( ... but thank you for the offer of help... it is GREATLY appreciated!!!! :):):):):):):):):):):)

Lindsay said...

Totally fun Sav! Love the colors and of course that adorable ice cream cone!

Lisa said...

ADORABLE Savannah! Very sweet card ;)

Karen B. said...

Ooh, what a neat design, and those stickers are just plain cool!

Mara... said...

Such a fun project, I just love that triple scoop ice cream cone. I wish I had one right now, actually...

Emily Leiphart said...

I've never seen a card like this before and it's fabulous! I love how you wrapped it with a single cone and surprises with a multi-scooped one inside. Fun, fun, fun!

Colleen Dietrich said...

Great job making a mailable card/envelope-in-one, Sav! I thought I recognized that Sweet Stamp Shop ice cream cone, too. Looks just perfect on here!

Jinny Newlin said...

This is just too fun! LOVE the way your card is a present within a present! And I must check out that alpha link. TFS!

Nicole said...

Love it, it's soo cute. I think putting this card in an envelope before you mail it would be a good idea :) This would make a great B-day invite.

Natalie said...

This is absolutely soooo COOOL!!! Yay! Love it, I'm going to have to CASE this, ASAP!!!

Chrystina said...

What a cute ice cream cone!! Also, I love the way the card opens!!

lisa arana said...

super duper adorable. love the tied up card.