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NEW SIZE! Expanding Accordion Cards

Hi friends, about a month ago I shared the 5 x 7 Expanding Accordion Card, which many of you have loved. I then received quite a few comments and messages asking for me to do a 6 x 6 version, so here it is. I used the adorable Bluebells and Buttercups papers by Craft Consortium…… Continue reading NEW SIZE! Expanding Accordion Cards

Accordion Cards · birthday cards · cardmaking · Concertina Fold Cards · Showstopper Cards

SHOWSTOPPER Expanding Accordion Cards!

Hi friends, a couple weeks ago I made this amazing Expanding Accordion Card! This showstopper card has been really popular, and I’ve really enjoyed seeing all your beautiful versions over on my Mixed Up Crafters Facebook group. I was inspired after seeing a smaller version by Michelle Pepper here. I made this Christmas version during a…… Continue reading SHOWSTOPPER Expanding Accordion Cards!

Accordion Cards · birthday cards · birthdays · Concertina Fold Cards · Papercraft

Showstopper Cards | Interlocking Panel Cards

Hi everyone today I’m sharing these wonderful Interlocking Panel Cards.  These are a real showstopper card, but they fold down neatly into a 6 x 6 size.   I didn’t intend to make this card, I actually planned on cutting the aperture on the front when closed but it went terribly wrong, so instead I…… Continue reading Showstopper Cards | Interlocking Panel Cards

Accordion Cards · birthday cards · birthdays · Concertina Fold Cards · Showstopper Cards

Striking Multi-Step Accordion Card

Hi everyone, today I’m sharing another showstopper card, this Multi-Step Accordion Card will certainly stand out from all the rest! When the recipient opens the card, the accordion section pops out! There’s a lot of space inside this card for you to decorate and personalise. I’ve kept the very back of the card for my…… Continue reading Striking Multi-Step Accordion Card

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Accordion Pop-Up Cards

Hi everyone, back in October 2020 I made an Accordion Card for Making Cards & Papercraft magazine, which I shared on my FB page with the link to that exclusive tutorial. Fast forward 5 months and I briefly shared the same card in my recent ‘How To Make An Envelope’ tutorial. I received many comments…… Continue reading Accordion Pop-Up Cards

Accordion Cards · birthday cards · Concertina Fold Cards · Showstopper Cards

Hi everyone, this is my first Showstopper card of 2021! I like to make one of these large mantle pleasers every so often and I’m really pleased with how this one turned out. These may look big, but they fold down into a 6 x 6 size. And will fit perfectly inside my 6 x…… Continue reading

Accordion Cards · Christmas · christmas cards · Concertina Fold Cards · Interlock Cards

Hi everyone, here is my Double Double Concertina Interlock Card I recently made. This is such a big card, I struggled to photograph it, but my tutorial below shows all the detail better. I wanted to make a 6 x 6 version of the 5 x 7 one I made last year, but as I…… Continue reading

Accordion Cards · Building Block Cards · Display Cards · Papercraft · Showstopper Cards

Double Accordion Display card

Hi everyone, here are my beautiful Double Accordion Display Cards. I love making these showstopper cards, they are perfect for those special birthdays and anniversaries. I’ve made 3 of them and love them all, the red one was my sample and folds down to a 5″ x 6″ size, which isn’t a common size so…… Continue reading Double Accordion Display card

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Diorama Concertina Front Scene Card

I adore this card, but then again I tend to adore every underwater-themed card I do! I wanted to create a sea-themed card and wanted something a little different, so I came up with this. It’s basically a smaller Diorama card adhered to the front of a 6 x 6 card blank, but you could…… Continue reading Diorama Concertina Front Scene Card

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Beautiful Concertina Gatefold Card

Hi everyone, today I have shared these lovely Concertina Gatefold Cards. This is such a simple fold, yet it really stands out and looks fantastic displayed open. You can display this card many ways, as I’ve shown, I even like the way the back looks, so you could turn it around and have the back…… Continue reading Beautiful Concertina Gatefold Card