When I wrote the tutorial for the File Folder card, I made another Wild Wasabi folder but never finished it.

Yesterday I finally decorated it. I really like how it came out.

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The saying from Flowers & Flourishes is stamped in black on a 1 1/2″ x 2 1/2″ Confetti White cardstock.

The top right corner was corner rounded and the edges were paper pierced. The flower stem from Flowers & Flourishes was stamped in Wild Wasabi.

Then it was layered on a 2 1/8″ x 2 1/2″ piece of Basic Black cardstock, with a piece of Double Stitched Purely Pomegranate Ribbon tied around the bottom.

The big flower head was stamped with Purely Pomegranate on Confetti White cardstock, outlined with my black Micron pen and cut out. I then added a black punchout from the Three for you Punch, along with three silver brads in it’s center and adhered it to the card with dimensionals.

The edges of the cardstock and Darling Doodles Designer Paper were stamped with All in a Row to created the Faux stitched look. A small black photo corner was added to the bottom left corner and three silver brads were added.

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For my insert I cut a 3 3/4″ x 5″ piece of Confetti White. I cut the top down 3/8″ inch and left 1 1/4″ for the tab.

On the left side I added a 1 1/4″ x 5″ piece of Basic Black cardstock layered with a 1″ x 5″ piece of Wild Wasabi that had been stamped with the Argyle background from Background sampler.

As embellishment I added a black designer label punchout with two silver brads, layered with a 1″ Wild Wasabi circle and a Groovy Guava stamped and black outlined flower with Fire Rhinestone circle brad. I adhered it with one dimensional. The dimensional was placed on the right of the designer label.

When I slide the insert into the file folder, the designer label will slide over the file folder adding a nice extra touch.

Beate

Stay at Home Mom of Three, Splitcoast Team Member and Copic and Spellbinders die Lover.

22 Responses to “Last weeks Challenge”

  1. Awesome file folder card, Beate! I LOVE the colors!

  2. Awesome file folder. I love how you turned it the other way and the colors are great. Mahalo for sharing.

  3. This is fantastic, will be trying one of these!

  4. Fabulous Beate! Deb

  5. OMGOSH that is soooo adorable!! I absolutely love it! LOVE the colors, brads, LOVE IT!!

  6. I really love how you have that big bold flower with the little stem that flows through the sentiment. Absolutely gorgeous

  7. What wonderful things I have missed!!! It’s really overwhelming to look at so many posting at one time, but I love everthing that I have seen. Awesome work, Beate. TFS.

  8. Gorgeous!! Love the bright colors! It’s so funny though, I am suppose to be putting in an order right now but I couldn’t decide if I wanted the Darling Doodles designer paper. Thought I would blog surf and think about it…thanks! You were my first blog stop and there it is…a PERFECT example as to why I SHOULD buy the paper, lol. I appreciate the help:)

  9. Love it Beate! Thank you so much for this wonderful tutorial, they are very cool!

  10. Love those bright colors!

  11. That’s terrific! I love the file folder card, it’s different but so easy to do. AND here’s the model for your super photos! 🙂

  12. Wow this is just adorable. Love those colors! 🙂

  13. Beate this is Beautiful! I love the colors!

  14. Happy WCMD to you!

    love the ocolors and layout

  15. This is so stinkin’ cute! I must try a file folder card. Your instructions are fabulous. . . great colors, too. I knew I should’ve bought that dp in my first SU order 😀

    Hugs,
    Colleen
    http:kroppykat.blogspot.com/

  16. I’m so glad you finished it! It’s such a pretty design!!

  17. Beautiful card!!! So vivid and excellent layout. Beate, I had been in a stamping funk for a month and last week challenged myself to do one of your file folder cards. Yippee, I am officially out of my stamping rut!! Believe it or not, your tutorial got me stamping again!! Many thanks for such an excellent blog!

  18. Very nice card! I love the colors and especially the black accent…makes it pop! 😉

  19. Oh this is adorable and would definately put a smile on someone’s face!!!

  20. Holy Smolly Macaroni !!!! I LOVE this….it truly must hurt to be this creative, Beate !!! Thanks for sharing…you’re the best !!

    Love
    Corinne

  21. I really like this one!!! The colors are so up my alley! I didn’t get to play last week & I’m presently finishing up mine for this weekend challenge. I’m going to have to give this one a try! You’re the BEST!

  22. Oh wow, this is AWESOME! Loooooove the bold color.

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