Thursday, December 12, 2013

CHRISTMAS Pocket Card #2

 This pocket card is a card and gift card holder in one or just a tag with a greeting can be added to the pocket - or both.

Kraft Cardstock for base of card
White Cardstock for Pocket - see my pattern below
Red Cardstock DCWV Christmas for mat
Cuttlebug Embossing Folder
Red Moon Drops
Marvy Clear Stamp Marker Red for peace and joy
Black Memento Tuxedo Ink for stamping Hope
Stamp Set: Paper Smoochies - Joyful Greetings - I won this - thank you

TAG - was entered today in other challenges as a separate post


Thank you for stopping by 

 I am entering the following challenges - Join in on the Fun

  Monthly Challenges
Dec 5 - Dec 31 DL ART THANKFUL Thursday Dec Linky Party ATG UE
Dec 7 - Jan 3 A Gem of A Challenge ATG UE
Dec 12 - Jan 9 Crafty Girls Challenge ATG 3E #3

Dec 1 - Dec 31 CHNC - Extra Challenge Christmas UE
Dec 1 - Dec 31 2 Creative Chicks #49 Christmas/Winter UE

Dec 1 - Jan 4 Pile It On - P is for... Pocket UE

Weekly Challenges
Dec 6 - Dec 12 Sister Act - Cards Only UE
Dec 12 - Dec 18 C.R.A.F.T. - Inspired by A Movie/TV/Song - Song - We Wish you a Merry Christmas 5E #4
Dec 1 - Dec 14 Creative Inspiration Paint Merry Christmas UE

Dec 9 - Dec 20 Challenges 4 Everybody ATG UE
Dec 9 - Dec 22 Craftin Desert Diva Linky Party #21 Christmas UE
Dec 9 - Dec 22 Crafty Boots Christmas UE
Dec 10 - Dec 16 Loves Rubberstamp Chat ATG Christmas UE
Dec 10 - Dec 16 Cuttin N Stampin ~ Pocket 3E #2
Dec 10 - Dec 16 City Crafters Red White Kraft UE
Dec 7 - Dec 13 CHNC For someone Special - mom to place gift card UE
Dec 11 - Dec 25 ABC Christmas - Make Your Own Embellishments - pocket & drew and color hat on owl UE
- I did not enter the tag separate in this challenge
Dec 11 - Dec 17 Simon Says Wednesday - Let It Snow 5E #5 - embossing snowflakes
Dec 11 - Dec 17 Crafty Creations Gift Card Holder 2E #2
Dec 12 - Dec 18 Cute Card Thursday Christmas Catch up UE
Dec 12 - Dec 24 DL ART THANKFUL THURSDAY #123 Christmas 3E #3 

 Recipe - Easy Pocket
Cardstock of your choice cut 5 3/4 x 3 1/2 inches
Score 1/4 inches on both long sides of cardstock [see pattern]
Score 2 inches on the width size - [see pattern]
Cut out the 1/4 inch score lines and stop at the 2 inch score line [see pattern]
Fold in the tabs
Fold up the bottom section of the pocket [see pattern]
Use score tape or glue to fasten the tabs to the inside of the pocket
Crop-a-dile corner rounder at all corners - optional
Enjoy your pocket -place on tags, cards, paper sacks, etc.


  1. Your mum will love this (I do) - thanks for entering both of my CHNC challenges - hope to see you again soon - you could also enter The Glory of Christmas 22 x

  2. Cute pocket card, Gail. Thank you for playing along with us at Cuttin' and Stampin' Pocket Challenge.

  3. That's so sweet!

    Thanks for joining Sister Act Card challenge

    -Angeline DT

  4. Very pretty and creative! Thanks for linking up at Craftin Desert Divas. I hope you'll come back and play again. ~DT Janis

  5. Very creative and darling!! Thanks for sharing this week at CCCB :-)

  6. Very pretty card! Love the embossing!

    Thank you very much for joining us this week at the Simon Says Stamp Wednesday Challenge Blog!


  7. What a cute idea! Have to try this one. Thanks for joining us at Loves Rubberstamps.

  8. Great idea. Thanks for playing with Loves Rubberstamps!

  9. Another lovely pocket card, so handy. Thank you for joining in the Christmas fun at Crafty Boots Challenges.


  10. Thank you sharing your great little project with us at CRAFT Challenges

    Good luck

    Sylvia x

  11. fantastic project - thank you for entering the Craft Girls Challenges - good luck - all the best for 2014 xx

  12. Another beautiful card :) I love that pocket idea!

  13. Nice tag!
    Thank you for linking up in the 2 Creative Chicks December Challenge.
    GDT 2 at Creative Chicks

  14. So cute! You've used my favourite embossing folder too!
    Thanks for playing at the ABC Christmas Challenge!
    Helen x

  15. So gorgeous! such a fabulous design
    Thank you for taking part in A Gem of a Challenge
    Sue xx

  16. Fabulous 'P' project!
    Thanks for playing at Pile It On!
    Happy New Year!
    Helen x

  17. CUTE!!!
    Thanks for joining us last month at PIO!
    Happy New Year!
    Have a GREAT day!

  18. Gorgeous card and such a clever idea too.

    Thanks for joining us at The Crafty Girls Challenge.

    Helen x

  19. A gorgeous card and a really clever idea too.

    Thanks for joining us at The Crafty Girls Challenge.

    Helen x


It is always and honor & blessing to have you stop by - may your day be filled with Joy & Happiness - God Bless you today & Always - ~ Gail ~