Saturday 8 October 2016

Double Z Fold Christmas Card

I saw this fun fold shown at a Docrafts demo recently and decided to give it a try at our Monday night craft meet; it's really easy and I'm sure you'll find a tutorial if you Google "double Z fold cards".
 I used cream pearl card to make the card base, and used Papermania Festive Fauna papers to cover all the panels.  I love these papers, a new addition to my stash, the colours are very neutral and soft and go very well with cream, grey and kraft.
The main topper was made with an Xcut die set and the largest die from my Spellbinders Adorning Circles set.  I used bits and bobs from my scrap box, including a piece of lovely stardust card, that has pearl flecks, for the background to the scene and the snowflakes.  The sentiment dies are also from Xcut, I cut the greeting in kraft card, and the running deer die I used on the small panel is from Marianne, it was also cut from kraft card.
The final touch was to add some iridescent gems to the middle of the snowflakes for a little touch of festive bling.

I'm entering this card in the following challenges -
Crafty Catz - #341 - More Than One Fold
4 Crafty Chicks - #319 - Die Cuts
Aud Sentiments - #165 - Anything Goes + a Sentiment
Crafty Gals Corner - #92 - Punches / Die Cuts
Fab 'n' Funky - #321 - Include the Word Happy
My Time to Craft - #331 - Fancy Folds


  1. Your Christmas card with all of these fabulous die cuts is very inspiring. Love the layout, colors and really everything. Thank you so much for sharing your amazing and wonderful talent with us at 4 Crafty Chicks Die Cuts Challenge.

    Tamie DT

  2. Super Christmas card and just great for our "Fancy Folds" challenge at MTTC this week.

    Pat xx

  3. Awesome Christmas card and stunning design...thank you for joining us at AUD SENTIMENTS
    Željka DT

  4. Beautiful christmas card, great shape,thanks for playing along with CRAFTY CATZ x carol

  5. Super card, loving the design and all those die cuts! Thanks so much for sharing with us over at Crafty Catz this week!
    Hugs Donna DT Member

  6. fabulous creation thanks for sharing at crafty Catz this week


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