Tips and Tricks
Reusable (Christmas) Cards (14.12.2015)
It's such a shame that beautiful, handmade Christmas cards are only admired for a short time before they disappear into the dark depths of a drawer. "From old to new" is the motto here! The multiple inserts of this display card allow for easy reuse; a small printed note encourages to do so.
This is how my card looks like:
You need a three-part display card, it is best to fashion the cut-out yourself to fit your needs. Sew your motif but leave plenty of fabric around the edges.
Download Patterns Christmas Cards:
christmascards.pdf (137 KB)
The patterns consist of only one segment. Remove the paper, press. I have lined everything with very thin fleece (batting). Now you can embroider, quilt or add embellishments.
The template for the text can be found here:
Download Text Template:
cardsheet.pdf (23 KB)
|© Regina Grewe, Kamen
Last update: 15.12.2015