Easy, Versatile Fun-Fold… And free product too!

Follow the instructions below, and catch the video, to make this Easy, Versatile Fun-Fold.

video link – https://youtu.be/Nzk3VHh-FuA

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Card Base 4 ¼” x 11”. Score at 2 ¾”, 4 ¼”, 7 ¼” and 8 ½”

(2) Coordinating Card Stock 4” x 4”

(2)Designer Series Paper 3 ¾” x 3 ¾”

(2) Basic White tags (smaller)

1 coordinating tag (larger)

Ribbon, bows, gems, die-cuts and punches to match


  1. Cut Card Base 4 ¼” x 11”. Score at 2 ¾”, 4 ¼”, 7 ¼” and 8 ½”
  2. Cut (2) Coordinating Card Stock 4” x 4”
  3. Cut (2)Designer Series Paper (DSP) 3 ¾” x 3 ¾”
  4. Die-cut (2) Basic White tags (smaller)
  5. Die-cut 1 coordinating tag (larger)
  6. Decide which ribbon and bows and punches and die-cuts you want to use with your design.
  7. Adhere 3 ¾” square DSP swatches to the 4” Card Stock squares.
  8. Place the Card Base horizontally, with the 2 ¾” panel on the RIGHT SIDE. (The first panel on the left side will be about 2 ½”).
  9. Adhere the squares to the first and third panel as shown in the image below.
  10. Stamp the sentiment on the tags and adhere them to the card front.
  11. Add punches, die-cuts, ribbon, bows and bling to give your card the final touch!

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About The Michael J. Fox Foundation:

  • Founder Michael J. Fox is the Jean Hersholt Humanitarian Award Winner for his tireless advocacy and boundless optimism to change the future for millions of people and families in the Parkinson’s community. (Nov 2022)
  • Foundation provides pioneering research, with countless landmark studies
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  • Kits make fantastic gifts
  • There is a huge variety to choose from, in styles ranging from cute to kid-friendly to traditional to trendy
  • Kit-making is the start to a fulfilling and creative hobby
  • Kits are simple and fun to make
  • Everything is included in each box, with great instructions
  • A kit-together is a meaningful fun-time-out with friends, family co-workers, neighbors and more
  • The fun continues when you give your handmade cards to loved ones
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Robot Buddies Kids Card Kit (English)
No Matter The Weather Card Kit (English)
Cozy & Bright Kit (English)
Kindness Cards Kit (English)
Notes Of Cheer Card Kit

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  1. Attend an in-person event and purchase directly from Lela. Lela will place an online order, and kits will be available for pickup at the next event.
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from the Annual Catalog….

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15% of all stamps (Host stamp sets are not included in this sale)
20% off all dies
20% off all embossing folders
20% off all non-specialty and non-assortment Designer Series Paper


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Wow! swap card, Wow! nugget box. And four cards in a free card class.

For a close-up view of this matchbook card on video, and to see other Framed Floret projects, check out this quick YouTube replay.

For the instructions and the supplies list to make this matchbox card, scroll down below.

Wow! Nugget Box

To learn all of the details about this WOW! Nugget Box (and more) – subscribe to my “12 Weeks to a WOW! Christmas with Bethany and Lela” series here. You will get free, exclusive weekly WOW! content with videos and PDFs.

To attend a free online class via zoom featuring the Framed Florets, join in Wednesday November 9th at 4pm California time. Or check my YouTube channel to watch the reply after November 10th.

Here are the instructions to make this card.

Framed Florets Matchbook WOW! Swap Card
  1. Cut Balmy Blue Cardstock at 4 1/4″ x 11″.
  2. Score Cardstock on the long side at 4 3/4″ and 10″.
  3. Cut (2) Basic White Cardstock pieces at 4″ x 4″.
  4. Cut Designer Series Paper (DSP) at 3 3/4″ x 3 3/4″.
  5. Cut coordinating DSP at 3/4″ x 4″.
  6. Die-cut: Basic White oval frame. Vellum oval frame insert. Glimmer paper gold leaves. Glimmer paper white leaf.
  7. Stamp, color, and die-cut small flowers and leaves.
  8. Tie two large bows – One from Basic White twine, and one from Starry Sky Metallic Woven RIbbon.
  9. Stamp sentiment in Starry Sky ink on Basic White strip.
  10. Assemble. Fold card into matchbook shape. Staple or glue bottom 1/4″ of bottom strip so that it will stay closed like a matchbook.
  11. Adhere Basic White layer to inside. Adhere Basic White layer to card front. Adhere DSP square and DSP strip to card front.
  12. Build your oval frame by adhering Basic White oval with glue, then adhering vellum with hidden mini-glue dots.
  13. Attach gold leaf. Attach white leaf. Attach Starry Sky bow. Turn and attach Twine bow.
  14. Attach leaf to under-side of large colored flower with glue. Attach this floral element with Stampin’ DImensionals, nestled right above the bows.
  15. Attach small flower with Mini-Stampin’ Dimensional, nestled under large flower.
  16. Add sentiment strip, and sprinkle on the gems.
  17. Stamp and decorate the inside and the envelope.
Glue the inside at the very bottom
Close-up and beautiful
Inside of card

Here is the supplies list to make this card. I would love to be your demonstrator. Simply order using any of the links below and I will send you a little gift free just for being my customer.

Product List
Framed Florets Bundle (English)
Fitting Florets 12" X 12" (30.5 X 30.5 Cm) Designer Series Paper
Glimmer 12" X 12" (30.5 X 30.5 Cm) Specialty Paper
Balmy Blue 8-1/2" X 11" Cardstock
Basic White 8 1/2" X 11" Cardstock
Vellum 8-1/2" X 11" Cardstock
Balmy Blue Stampin' Blends Combo Pack
Flirty Flamingo Stampin' Blends Combo Pack
Calypso Coral Stampin' Blends Combo Pack
Daffodil Delight Stampin' Blends Combo Pack
Starry Sky Classic Stampin' Pad
Starry Sky 1/8'' (3.2 Mm) Metallic Woven Ribbon
Baker's Twine Essentials Pack
Gold Adhesive Backed Swirls

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Let’s Thank the Veterans with handmade cards. Join me today at noon in Roseville, at the Starbucks on Roseville Parkway. Hope to see you there!

Watch the video replay and learn how to make these four fun folds!!!

Santa Claus is coming to town. Learn how to make fun-folds that highlight Santa in a fun way. (Also comes as a Serenity-Unique kit.)

Video gives the measurements and precise cutting and assembly instructions for four really cute cards. Wow! kit includes all original fun-fold designs. It’s simple to make (because we did the hard parts of cutting and scoring the fun folds!) and it is filled with a lot of Christmas and Holiday joy.

PDF is available for purchase or comes free with the kit.

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