Paper trimmer, scoring board, bone folder, matte board, ribbon, foam tape, Stampin up Melon Mambo cardstock, Stampin up Lemon Lime ink, Stampin Up Melon Mambo ink, Stampin Up Early Expresso ink
For more tips on creating with the Heartfelt Love collection, watch the tutorial at https://youtu.be/AePSIkkwaCE.
Instructions: To view more photos of this project, see here. Cut one piece of black card stock 3 1/2 inches by 6 1/2 inches. Score 1 inch from the left and right edge on the 3 1/2 inches side and 3/4 inches on the 6 1/2 inches left edge side. Cut two pieces of matte board for covers at 4 3/4 inches by 6 1/4 inches. Place glue on the 1 inch border of the matte board. Place the glued area of the board onto the spine cover black card stock, aligning the corner of the board with the intersecting score lines. Repeat for the second matte board. Fold the top and bottom flaps of the 3 1/2 inches by 6 1/2 inches black card stock piece around the matte boards and glue into place. Cut two pieces of black cardstock 6 1/4 inches x 6 1/4 inches. Flip the matte boards and spine piece over. Place glue on the exposed areas of the matte boards and attach the 6 1/4 inches by 6 1/4 inches black cardstock pieces to the glued areas. Use a pair of scissors to remove the paper from each corner at a 45-degree angle. Glue the long flaps of the black card stock around the boards. Tuck in the excess paper that extends beyond the tip of each corner and glue the short flaps of the black card stock in place. Cut a piece of black card stock 3 1/2 inches by 4 1/4 inches for the inside spine. Glue this piece of black card stock into place on the inside of the card box. Use a bone folder to burnish the two spine covers together and to shape a slightly curved spine.
Cut two pieces of Heartfelt Creations, Heartfelt Love paper 6 1/4 inches by 4 1/5 inches and glue these pieces to the front and back outside covers. Cut one piece of designer paper 1 inch by 4 1/2 inches and one piece 1 1/4 inches by 4 1/2 inches. Glue these pieces to the outside and inside spine of the card box. Stamp in Stampin Up Early Expresso ink the Heartfelt Creations small heart from the Classic Wedding Roses Cling Stamp set. Color the wreath flowers with Stampin Up Melon Mambo ink and the leaves with Stampin Up lemon lime ink. Die cut the wreath with the Heartfelt Creations Classic Wedding Roses die. Stamp, color and die cut six sets of Heartfelt Creations Classic Roses. Stamp with Stampin Up Early Expresso ink and color with Stampin Up Melon Mambo ink. Shape the flowers in to small roses and rose buds. Attach the wreath and the roses to the center of the front of the card box. Die cut with Stampin Up Melon Mambo card stock two sets of each of the Sweetheart Borders Die. Attach the border pieces to the top and bottom of the front of the card box.
Score two pieces of 9 3/4 inches x 12 inches black card stock. Score on the 9 3/4 inches side at 1 1/2 inches, 2 inches, 2 3/4 inches and 8 1/4 inches. Score on the 12 inches side at 3 inches, 3 1/4 inches, 7 3/4 inches and 8 1/4 inches. Cut away from the 3 inches score line to the 12 inch line the outside scored areas on each piece of black card stock. Fold long the score lines and glue the side flaps around the back. Place glue on the back of the pockets formed and attach to the inside covers.
Cut two pieces of Heartfelt Creations Heartfelt Love paper at 5 1/2 inches by 2 3/4 inches and four pieces of paper at 5 1/2 inches by 3 1/2 inches. Attach these pieces with glue to the front top, front bottom, and bottom front of the card box inside pockets. Take the Stampin Up Melon Mambo Heartfelt Creations Sweetheart border pieces cut earlier and glue to the top front pocket panels. Cut from the Heartfelt Creations Heartfelt Love paper the Just For You and Let's Celebrate pieces and glue to the top of the die cut borders.
Cut four 8 1/2 inches by 5 1/2 inches white card stock pieces to form the cards. Score at 4 1/4 inches on the 8 1/2 inches side. Cut 4 pieces of white cardstock 4 inches by 5 1/4 inches and foam tape these pieces to the front of each card base. Cut four pieces of Heartfelt Creations Heartfelt Love paper at 5 inches by 3 3/4 inches and two pieces at 3 1/4 inches by 4 1/4 inches. Arrange the paper on each card as illustrated and glue into place. Use prills with glue to cover the middle of each flower on the cards. Tie ribbon as a border on two of the four cards.