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Neon Trees Post-It Note Holder

Step 1:  Cut a strip of white cardstock 3 ¼ x 8 inches.  Score at the ½”, 1”, 4 ¼”, and 4 ¾” marks.

Step 2:  Fold along scored lines.  Use a bone folder to create strong creases.

Step 3:  Trim a rectangle of white cardstock to 3” x 2 ¾”.  Stamp the snowflake stamp in a light blue chalk ink.

Step 4:  Stamp the larger tree with VersaMark ink,  heat emboss with neon green embossing powder.  Stamp the smaller trees in neon pink.  Mount on a black cardstock mat.

Step 5:  Adhere ribbon strips to the narrow panels on the holder.  Adhere the black matted panel to the front of the holder.

Step 6:  Heat emboss three wood veneer stars yellow.  Adhere to the tops of the trees.  Create a ribbon bow and attach to the top of the holder.  Adhere post-it note inside holder.

I love creating these fun little post-it holders!  They make fabulous stocking stuffers, too!  Thanks for visiting today!  Have fun creating!

Blog post by: Jingle

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May Arts Ribbon Used:

Partners in Craft Supplies Used:

Other Supplies Used:

  • Black and white cardstock
  • Ink
  • Neon Green and Neon Yellow Embossing powder
  • Wood veneer stars
  1. ava g

    very interesting  project.  love the colors.
    ava g

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  2. NWFlamingo

    Very merry and bright!

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  3. Indy

    Fabulous projects!

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  4. Emily H

    Wow! How fun is this?!

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  5. Paulette S

    Oh, I may have to make some of these cute post it note folders.  Aren't they fun!  And I think they are such a useful gift.  I know I'm always digging in my purse for some scratch paper!  LOL  Thanks so much for this wonderful tutorial.  Merry Christmas!  

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  6. Lee

    thank you for the tutorial – I am pulling out my neon ink pads! cute project!

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  7. Cynthia B.

    Cute project – and very practical too! Fun choices for the tree colors – neon is hot. 🙂

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  8. Kati S.

    Love the neon trees!

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  9. Maureen Hayes

    Post it holders, what a great gift idea Jingle!  I love how these trees came out.  I have this stamp set and wasn't sure how I wanted to use those particular stamp.  I loved what you did and now know what I wil do Witt them!  Thanks so much for sharing!

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  10. Renee VanEpps

    I know so many people at work that would love this on their desk!  TFS!!

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  11. Pai

    what a fun idea!

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  12. Message Keeper

    This is so nice! Thanks for the mini tutorial and I bookmarked it. Always love making gift!

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  13. kathy/NorthCarolina

    Such a cute idea!

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  14. Mary Lou H

    I'd love to keep my post-it notes in this holder.   It is simple but very cute.

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  15. Ruth G

    Love these! Very fun and functional gift! TFS!

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  16. Joy Hager

    Oh so cute!!

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  17. Denise Bryant

    Cute project! You used my favorite "Let It Snow" Lawn fawn set, and some of my favorite May Arts ribbon!
    DeniseB

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  18. Kristie Maynard

    Very cute idea.  Love the neon!

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  19. Janet Sisk

    Thanks for the gift idea inspiration!  Love Post-It note holders to give as gifts.  😀

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  20. Angela Ballou

    Thanks for the step by step on this. With all these stocking stuffer ideas, I wish I had more stockings to prepare! Love these quick little projects!

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  21. Dorina D

    Fun gift idea with the beautiful stripe ribbon. I think this is my favorite stamp set this year. Love those trees. Great tutorial. Thanks for sharing

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  22. sharon gullikson

    The non-traditional colors are a nice surprise. Very cute.

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  23. Barb Ghigliotty

    OMGosh, those neon trees are fabulous! Thank you so much for the step-by-step tutorial!!!

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  24. Darlene Gabriel

    This is adorable – love the neon and that gorgeous striped ribbon.
     

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  25. conil

    Lovely little gift. The neon trees are adorable.

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  26. Lauren Taylor

    so fun! love the neon. 🙂
    lauren

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  27. Charlene

    Super cuteness, Jingle!

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  28. katie brooks

    ca-ute!  I love the neon embossed trees!

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  29. Lizzy

    Love it!  What a great little gift that would be! 

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  30. Holly Tolman

    Great project, love the sublety of the background against the bright pop of colors!

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  31. Miriam Prantner

    So cute and easy!

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  32. Ruth M.

    Very cute idea for your co-workers in the office.  TFS

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  33. Chitra

    Great tutorial.. Love the neon colors ..

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  34. Sue D

    So cute–I like the neon embossed trees.

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  35. Margie Visnick

    Love the fun and funky trees!!

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  36. Kailash

    Such a fun and creative project, very trendy colors too!!!

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  37. Mary-Anne V.

    such a fun post it note container…very festive. 

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  38. Lisa L. ( Lisa's Creative Niche)

    wow these are soooo pretty!!!  And I love the way this opens thanks for the great photos!

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  39. Grá O'Neill

    Beautiful, neon is great for a bit of oomph 🙂

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