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Easy 5 x 7 Stepper Card

Hi everyone, I’ve been wanting to make a 5 x 7  top fold Stepper card for a while.

You don’t tend to see tutorials for this size as you need 14″ length cardstock, so I decided to deconstruct it and find a way to make it from 2 pieces of cardstock and I think it’s turned out really well.

It’s so easy to make and a lot more user-friendly as you don’t need a cutting knife or trimmer to make all the cut lines, scissors 7 a scoreboard are all that’s needed.

I purchased the Wallace & Gromit dies last year when they were on sale and finally got round to using them on this card style.

SUPPLIES USED TO MAKE THESE CARDS

Wallace & Gromit dies available here.

Wallace & Gromit sentiment stamp set here.

Xcut Tartan Embossing Folder is an older folder, you may find it available on eBay.

The Pawsome Paper Addicts, paper pad I cannot find it for the £1 I paid, however, there are sellers on eBay  here

MEASUREMENTS NEEDED TO MAKE THESE CARDS

1 piece of 5″ x 7.1/2 card for the back.

Score along the 5″ side at 1 & 4 only down to 2.1/2.

Score along the 7.1/2 side at 5″ between the 2 other scorelines to join them up & at 7″ all the way down.

1 piece of 5″ x 7″ card for the front.

Score along the 5″ side at 1″ & 4″ down to 5.1/2

Score along the 7″ side at 4.1/2 & 5.1/2 down to the scoreline, flip the card, and repeat.

2 pieces of 3/4″ x 4.1/4 card for the sides.

1 piece of 2.3/4 x 5.3/8 card for the main front part.

1 piece of 1.1/4 x 4.3/4 card for the bottom front strip.

1 piece of 4.3/4 x 6.3/4 and 1 piece of  4.1/2 x 6.1/2 card for the back mats & layers.

Check out my full tutorial below to see how I made them.

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You have room inside or on the back of the card to stamp and write your message.

If you enjoy making Stepper cards, check out my playlist below where I have 7 other lovely styles.

As always thank you for watching my tutorial today.

Happy crafting

Sam

xoxo

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