Drapery Fold Card with Needlepoint Nook

Today’s project is a Drapery Fold Card featuring the Needlepoint Nook Designer Paper and Lace Embossing Folder. It is a Stamp Club Project and a Free Card Kit program card.

I have been wanting to create a Drapery Fold Card for the longest time, and while there were a few little challenges along the way, it was actually quite easy to make.

Today's Drapery Fold Card is a Club Project and a Free Card Kit program card. It features the Needlepoint Nook Designer Paper and Lace Embossing Folder.

The designer series paper is simply scored at regular increments and then folded to create the pattern you see here.

Check out my graphic below for some folding tips and terminology that you might find to be helpful.

Today's Drapery Fold Card is a Club Project and a Free Card Kit program card. It features the Needlepoint Nook Designer Paper and Lace Embossing Folder.

Once folded, the hardest part is getting it to lay flat and in a rectangle shape, so it sits squarely on the card with even edges. After playing with a few of these, I came up with a method to make it easier to conquer this little challenge. I’ve shared that tip, and others, in the video tutorial ahead.

I always see it as my mission to come up with ways to make the creation of any given card easier, and more fun, for my Stamp Club members and Card Kit recipients!

Today's Drapery Fold Card is a Club Project and a Free Card Kit program card. It features the Needlepoint Nook Designer Paper and Lace Embossing Folder.

I just love the Needlepoint Nook designer series paper with this fun fold but the truth is, now I want to try it with every other designer paper I own!

Make sure to check out my video tutorial ahead for tips on putting this card together!

Today's Drapery Fold Card is a Club Project and a Free Card Kit program card. It features the Needlepoint Nook Designer Paper and Lace Embossing Folder.

I hope you enjoyed my project today and will make your own Drapery Fold card AND/OR…

Place a qualifying order and get the project kit to make this card for FREE!

Project kits typically include all the precut, punched, die cut and dry embossed cardstock pieces, plus embellishments. For this Drapery Fold Card kit, the designer series paper will come scored, the top panel will be dry embossed and the sentiment pieces will be punched out. You will need to provide the stamps, ink, and adhesive to complete the card.

As a reminder, this is one of my January/February Free Card Kit projects, and Online Club projects.

  • GET THREE Kits Free (1 each of 3 designs) when you place an order of $50 or more in merchandise from my online store using the current hostess code. Learn more about my Free Card Kits program by clicking HERE.
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  • FYI, ALL My Clubs Get Projects and Order EVERY OTHER MONTH. So, it’s NOT a big commitment of time or money but it IS a commitment to some CREATIVITY and FUN for you!

NEW Online Club Cycle is starting SOON!
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Thanks for spending some time with me today and Happy Crafting!

Melissa 🙂


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The Craft and Carry Tote is NOT available for purchase! You can ONLY get it when you buy the Starter Kit.

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Project Dimensions:

    • Balmy Blue Card Body: 5-½” x 8-1/2″
    • Whisper White Layer: 3-7/8″ x 5-1/8″
  • Whisper White Dry Embossed Piece: 2-1/8″ x 4-15/16
  • Needlepoint Nook DSP Piece: 1-1/2″ x 9″ –  Scored @ 7/8″, 1-1/8″, 1-7/8″, 2-1/8″, 2-7/8″, 3-1/8″, 3-7/8″, 4-1/8″, 4-7/8″, 5-1/8″, 5-7/8″, 6-1/8″, 6-7/8″, 7-1/8″, 7-7/8″, 8-1/8″
  • Whisper White Strip: 1/2″ x 5-1/8″
  • Balmy Blue Strip: 1/4″ x 5-1/8″
  • Scrap Cardstock Strip: 1″ x 4-1/2″
  • Whisper White Inside: 3-7/8″ x 5-1/8″

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