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Heat Setting Ribbon for an Easy to Make Christmas Card

Hello and Happy Holidays!  I am here sharing a quick and easy holiday card.  With my favorite heated sheer ribbon made to look like a flower.  No needles and thread needed with this project.

Heat Setting Ribbon for an Easy to Make Christmas Card

  • This card is a 6×6 from white card stock.  Each layer is ¼” smaller alternating between dark red and white.  The final layer being embossed with Spellbinders Holidays Magic Embossing folder trimmed to 5×5.
  • The sentiment from Stampendous Christmas Wishes and is stamped with red ink. It is matted with dark red card stock.

Heat Setting Ribbon for an Easy to Make Christmas Card

Making the flower using 5/8” Sheer Ruffled Edge Ribbon (350-58-01):

  • Wrap ribbon into 6, continuous loops that are 2 ½” wide.
  • Tightly tie center with string.
  • Cut loops just before the folds.
  • You will have shorter pieces in front and longer in the back.
  • Use heat tool on low heat.
  • Use clip in the center to hold down.
  • Use small tweezers to separate each strand of ribbon twisting as you are heating.
  • Add larger ribbon and leaves.

Happy Holiday’s, Rhea

By Rhea Weigand

 

 

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  1. TracyM #6773

    WOW – your card is DELIGHTFUL Rhea!!!

    THANK YOU for sharing your inspiration and technique!!!

    Reply
  2. Virginia Fynes

    Beautiful card Rhea!

    Reply
  3. Lucy E.

    Your card is so lovely! That flower is amazing!

    Reply
  4. Cathy M

    what a beautiful card. thanks for sharing

    Reply

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