What To Do With Paper Scraps? Make Some Beautiful Handmade Cards

If you’ve got scrapbook paper and designer series paper that you craft with like I do you probably have tons of paper scraps. Turn those paper scraps into handmade cards!

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Paper Scraps Turned to Treasured Handmade Cards

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Wow! 5 different cards created with Designer Series Paper scraps. Pick your favorite and start creating! I have all the measurements below. Want to see the supply list for each card? Not to worry, I have that listed under each card too.

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  • Calypso Coral – 4 ¼” x 11″, score at 5 ½”
    • 2″ x 4 ¼”
  • Basic White – 5 ½” x 4 ¼”
    • 1 ½” x 4 ¼”
  • Designer Series Paper – ½” x 12″ (or any length scraps you have)
  • White Glittered Organdy Ribbon – bow

CLICK HERE to see the FULL SUPPLY LIST for my scalloped Thank You card!


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  • Basic White Thick – 4 ¼” x 11″, score at 5 ½”
    • 1 ⅜” x 2 ⅝”
  • Balmy Blue – 2 ¼” x 3 ½”
    • Punched flower
  • Designer Series Paper – ½” x 12″ (or any length scraps you have)

CLICK HERE to see the FULL SUPPLY LIST for my diagonal cut Friendship card!


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  • Gorgeous Grape – 5 ½” x 8 ½”, score at 4 ¼”
  • Basic White – 5 ½” x 4 ¼”
    • 2 ¼” x 3 ½”
  • Rainbow Glimmer Paper – ½” x 12″ (or any length scraps you have)
  • Highland Heather Ribbon – knot

CLICK HERE to see the FULL SUPPLY LIST for my glittery Birthday card!


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  • Highland Heather – 5 ½” x 7 ¼”, score at 3″
  • Basic White – 2 ½” x 5″
    • 3 ¾” x 5″
  • Designer Series Paper – 1 ¾” x 12″ scrap (or any length scraps you have)
  • Highland Heather Ribbon – knot

CLICK HERE to see the FULL SUPPLY LIST for my fun circle Birthday card!


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  • Basic White Thick – 5 ½” x 8 ½”, score at 4 ¼”
  • Designer Series Paper – 1 ¾” x 12″ (or any length scraps you have)

CLICK HERE to see the FULL SUPPLY LIST for my Tailored Tag Christmas card!


I would LOVE to be your Stampin’ Up! demonstrator!

Don’t forget to add the host code to you order! Place an order and I will email you a free set of tutorials plus a hand-stamped thank you card*. If your order is $50 or more, you earn a FREE SALE-A-BRATION item!*

*CLICK HERE to download the Sale-a-Bration brochure. Thank you card will be mailed the first week of September and your Sale-a-Bration item shipped with your order.


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Thanks so much for joining me today. I have a fabulous video lined up for you on Thursday. It’s a fancy fun fold that you are going to LOVE! Hint: I am creating cards for the kiddos!

See you then!

What To Do With Paper Scraps? Make Some Beautiful Handmade Cards