Ombre Gift Bags and a Latch Fold Birthday Card

I really enjoy giving small gifts and these Ombre Gift Bags are perfect for any occasion! You get 20 bags in a package–4 of each color (Evening Evergreen, Fresh Freesia, Pale Papaya, Polished Pink and Soft Succulent). My bag is a little crinkled at the top–I used this for my Facebook Live demonstration.

To Make the Gift Bags:

I used Polished Pink ink and the Color & Contour Bundle. Using the flower stamp and Polished Pink ink, I stamped my sentiment on a piece of Basic White cardstock and the flowers on the gift bag. Using a two-step stamping technique, I stamped the outline of the flower and then stamped off once before filling in the flower. This allows for a lighter shade.

Die cut out your flower and sentiment. Adhere ribbon behind your sentiment tag, pop your flower up on some dimensionals, add some bling and this gift bag is done! Isn’t this just a fabulous way to add a personal touch to your gift?!!?

For the Card:

Cut the base of your card (Polished Pink cardstock) at 5-1/2″ x 6-1/2″. Score 2-1/4″ along the long side. Cut another piece of Polished Pink at 3-1/2″ x 3-1/2″.

For your DSP ( I used the 2021-2023 6″ x 6″ In Color DSP), cut one piece at 2″ x 5-1/4″ and another piece at 3-1/4″ x 2-1/2″.

Basic White cardstock at 4″ x 5-1/4″ (inside layer of your card).

You can watch this YouTube video I did a few weeks ago to see how I made the card. The card in the video was made using the Flowering Cactus set. No worries, the layout is the same. Watch here:

I hope you enjoyed today’s post. Be sure to check out my FB live video: or YouTube Video: to see how this project came together.

If you are interested in any of these products, I have the links below. If you do not have a demonstrator and would like a catalog, let me know. I would be happy to pop one in the mail for you.

I send a thank you note for all orders, but I also include a small gift for all orders over $50.00. The June Host Code is: XBAHVDD6

I hope you enjoyed post. Have a wonderful day and happy crafting! Colleen

Pale Papaya and the Quite Curvy Bundle was used for the card

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Published by cardsbycoco

Colleen Light Independent Stampin’ Up! Demonstrator and DIY Crafter I love all paper crafting and I’ve been a Stampin’ Up! Independent demonstrator since 2018. I also do a bit of Quilling (that is fun), cross-stitching and I love to cook! So, it is likely you will see a bit of everything pop up on my blog. Please follow along as I share Stampin' Up's latest products and my current projects. If you are in the United States, I would love to be your demonstrator or have you as a member of my team. Check out the details of becoming a demonstrator at my on-line store (the discounts are definitely helpful). Feel free to drop me a comment. I love to answer questions and talk all things crafty.

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