Thursday, July 17, 2014

Card Captain, Day 4, July 17, 2014

Happy Technique Thursday! Today I'm sharing a Torn Paper Pocket card.
 My card has 3 pieces that are positioned to create 2 pockets after they are stapled to the front of the card.
The left piece is about 2" wide by 5-1/4" long.
The middle piece is about 3" wide by 5-1/4" long.
The last piece has the straight on the right edge and is about 3-1/2" x 5-1/4" long.
Distress the edges and stamp as desired.
Staple them together to the front of the card.

Tags, about 2" wide by 3-3/4" long, are made to insert into the pockets.
Use a corner rounder punch on the edges (or leave them square or cut at an angle).
Distress the edges, stamp as desired, punch a 1/4" hole and add a strip of tulle or ribbon.

For the inside, add a layer of paper, 8-1/4" by 5-1/4" to hide the staples. Stamp this as desired and adhere on the left just above the fold. I like double sided tape. 


  1. lovely colour combos Laura; the vertical layers are really impressive as is the softening touch of tulle'

  2. Very pretty card. Thanks for sharing how you did this.....the design has many possibilities

  3. Super card,Laura. I always love your pocket cards. This one is in a wonderful color combination.


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