Valentines Cards / January 2, 2019 / Cecelia Montgomery
Choosing your embellishments can be a lot of fun but also a little daunting. The most important thing to remember when choosing the right embellishment for your Valentine card idea is that you are looking for something that will suit your card design and that the recipient of your card will love. Embellishments come in many forms. You can choose from die-cuts stickers epoxy or acrylic stickers three-dimensional stickers chipboard shapes rub-ons buttons sequins ribbons scraps of fabric stamped images brads eyelets snaps or even handmade embellishments you can purchase from other crafters or make yourself. Traditional Valentines card motifs include red love hearts (although why restrict yourself to red?) cupid doves teddy bears and red roses. All of these work well with any Valentine card ideas.
Many people can really get into this because all you need to start are a few materials that you can easily get. There are many things you can use to produce good ones and it will all depend on the theme you wish to take with the cards. Take time to ensure that you make cute ones that will impress your friends. Do not forget that the best way to impress is to tailor make cards for the personalities of people close to you. With this golden rule you can never go wrong. Valentines cards bought by women are quite distinct. This is because women are very detailed and they like to pay attention in all the right places. Valentines cards bought by women are really for the purpose of communicating love and affection. The following are some of the major features of the cards. First they are personal.
The paper can be folded cut shaped in any way that they would like it to be. Heres one project to try: * Fold the paper in half and then fold it in half again in the other direction. * Trim the outer edge as desired and cut a straight line diagonally across the folded corner. This will make a diamond shape in the middle. * Fold it diagonally. Cut hearts along the diagonal line. When the paper is unfolded there is a line of pin pricks which make it look much like a piece of lace. * Add this lacy paper to the top of a piece of pink or red paper. * Add decorations such as a picture of cupid a coloring of a rose or anything that is enjoyable. This is a simple affordable way to make homemade Valentines that parents and other friends will love to hang on to for many years to come.