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I'm Lesley and I've been a crafter all my life. I discovered paper crafting about 30 years ago and this is now my great passion.

Thursday 11 January 2024

Flight & Airy Double Gatefold card

My card today is a simple fun-fold card called a fold-back gatefold card or double gatefold that lets the DSP speak for itself.  I remembered making a similar card when SAB was on before with the Favoured Flowers DSP and luckily I had kept a sample in my cardbox. 

Cutting List





Base card

11 x 5 3/4

11  x 5 1/2

27,5 x 14,5

         score 1 1/4, 3 3/8, 7 5/8,
9 3/4
1 1/4, 3 3/8, 7 5/8,
9 3/4

 3,2 /8,5 /19,3/24,5

DSP  centre panels   

         outer panels

1 1/8 x 5 5/8

2 x 5 5/8

+ fussy cut birds 
1 1/8 x 5 5/8 

2 x 5 5/8

+ fussy cut birds 
2,8 x 14,2

5 x 14,2

+ fussy cut birds 

Focal image base card

2 ¾ x 2 3/4

2 ¾ x 2 3/4

7 x 7

Basic white

3 5/8 x 2 5/8

3 5/8 x 2 5/8

6.6 x 6.6

Basic white

Inside writing layer

4 x 5 5/8 4 x 5 3/8 10 x 14,2


scrap for stamping

scrap for stamping

scrap for stamping

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Thanks so much for stopping by - I appreciate you all so much. 

Lesley x


SU Products used with order numbers:  If you have a long wish list you may want to try being a demo and join up to get wonderful offers – you do not have to make videos or sell; you can just be your own best customer and take the discount. Interested? Message me or email me for details.

Flight and Airy  SAB 12 x 12 DSP #162977 – free with a £45 (60€) order

Stamp set of choice for sentiment - Hello there and You're in my thoughts come from Softly Sophisticated SAB together with the embossing folder #162947 - free with £90 order (120€)

Flirty Flamingo card stock #141421

Boho Blue  ink pad #161650 

Simply Shammy stamp cleaner #147042

Paper trimmer #152392   for all my cutting and scoring!

Paper snips (scissors)  #103579

Multi-purpose liquid glue #154974

Mini Dimensional foam pads #144108

Bling ~ iridescent rhinestones #158130

Cut & Emboss machine #149653

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