DIY Handmade Greeting card New Year 2017

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How are you guys doing ? Its time for making our customary new year greeting cards šŸ™‚ Since 2015 I have been making new year greeting cards for my friends and cousins since there are more friends and relatives I have got to make a bunch of greeting cards every year. Ā This is the third consecutive year I am going to make them. Check out my last years cards 2015 2016

I have some criteria for making them. It has to be simple, colourful, interesting and charming šŸ™‚ Everyone love the beautiful cards I make. Since I like to combine origami and card making I made one more origami oriented New year greeting card. I came across one interesting and simple origami piece in Pinterest and decided to use that for making this years New year card.

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Shall we start making them ?

Supplies Required:

  • Origami Paper
  • Cardstock (Chart Paper)
  • Colour Sketches
  • Craft Glue
  • Scissors
  • Rhine stones

My Method :

  1. Take a square piece of origami paper
  2. Cut into 4 small squares
  3. Take one small square and fold it into half follow the steps below Ā till no.10 then repeat the same steps with the other three pieces as well and finish the flower shapesteps
  4. The main origami and charm part is ready and we are almost done.
  5. Next we have to take a small cardstock and fold it into two like a regular greeting card
  6. Stick this origami piece on top of this card stock
  7. Paste a small rhine stone(kundan stone) in the center and flower becomes even more charming šŸ™‚
  8. Open the card write your wishes inside sign it and send it across to your friends and enjoy ! šŸ™‚
  9. Check out my last years greeting cards 2015 2016

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DIY handmade origami Greeting card – New Year 2016

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How are you all doing ? This time again I proved to be the laziest blogger ever. Its been very long time last I made a post for you. I know I have been too bad but please go easy and forgive me I have got a new year gift for you- Greeting card tutorial ! (Reason enough šŸ™‚ ?)

Some of you might remember the bunch of colourful greeting cards I made last year it was the first time I made so many greeting cards. I even posted a video tutorial for it check it out here

Inspired by myself this year around the same time again I made similar bunch of New year greeting cards for all my friends cousins relatives almost everyone šŸ™‚ And you guessed it right this time also I made colourful cards with origami technique. When you make a whole bunch of them origami is the best technique and comes in handy in making interesting cards.

But this one is little tougher origami than last year yet sorry I couldn’t make a video tutorial for it. Bare with my step by step photographs. I have tried my best. I wanted to make lot of cards and wanted to make them in lesser time. You can even make this as a last minute gift. You hardly need much supplies just a origami colour paper and a tiny cardstock will do. Sounds easy isn’t it. Just follow the origami steps carefully. Shall we move on to the tutorial.New Year Greeting card

Supplies Required:

  • Origami Paper
  • Cardstock (Chart Paper)
  • Satin Ribbon
  • Colour Sketches
  • Craft Glue
  • Scissors

My Method :

  1. Take a Square Origami paper of any colour of your choice.
  2. Follow the steps below to get a foldable box kind of a thing.Origami steps
  3. Mine is a very tiny box. But I liked it that way, If you wanted a bigger box take a big squareFinal Step
  4. Cut a tiny satin ribbon to tie around and secure the box from opening (I took red colour paper so I chose white ribbon to match the santa effect šŸ™‚ )Satin
  5. Once the outer box is ready we are almost done. The difficult part is over
  6. Next step is to prepare a tiny cardstock to fit inside this origami box. This is where we write down the wishesWishes
  7. I wanted to keep it simple so this tiny message card was enough for me. If you are not satisfied you can make a bigger box and a bigger Wish card
  8. You can stick this card inside the box, but I left it inside without sticking instead I stuck a photo behind the card. An old happy memory with the person whom we are giving the greeting cardBunch of them
  9. Thats it ! I added a small choclate inside the box and tied the satin ribbon
  10. My teeny tiny New year gift ready !!New Year Greeting card
  11. How do you like it ? Ready to make a seasonal cards for your loved ones ?

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Jewelry Of The Week – JOTW#25

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This week’s earringĀ is a beautiful designer earring you can flaunt with ! A brilliant combination of maroon and yellow triangular earringTriangular earring

Supplies required:

  • Quilling paper (Maroon and Yellow)
  • Ear hooks
  • Jump rings
  • Kundan/Rhine stones
  • Nose Pliers
  • Quilling Needle
  • Yellow beads

Method :

  1. Take a maroon paper cut into two halves and tightly roll it into 2 circles
  2. Take a yellow paper and roll over each maroon paper respectively tightly
  3. Take one more maroon quilling paper and roll it over a thick pen like marker. You will get a ring shape.Remove it from the pen
  4. You will get a circular ring press it in such way to form triangular shape
  5. Stick the yellow circle on inside this maroon triangle.Make sure it fits in snugly or add some more layers of yellow paper to the tight circle so it tightly sticks to the sides of the triangle. Now stick the circle inside the triangleTriangular earring
  6. Insert aĀ jump ring on the top apex of the triangle. AlsoĀ addĀ an ear hook in the Jump ring.
  7. Close the Jump ring and Earring is almost ready
  8. Stick small white rhine stones on the centre of the circle to hide the hole in the centre as well as to add charm to the earring
  9. Stick a tiny yellow bead to the base of the triangle with feviquick
  10. Apply varnish on the earring with a small paint brush. This is to make your earring resistant to water.
  11. Thats it pretty paper jewelry ready šŸ™‚
  12. Make your own jewelry and adore yourself šŸ™‚Ā Triangular earring

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Jewelry Of The Week – JOTW#24

Hello Buddies šŸ™‚ Sunday post is published today due to technical problems One more cute earring ready for this weeks Jewelry of the week. Its a famous combination pink and blue. I used quilling papers and pearl beads and lesser jewelry making tools.

JOTW24

Supplies required:

  • Quilling paper(5mm)
  • Ear hooks
  • Jump rings
  • White half pearls (tiny rhine stone size)
  • Small white pearls
  • Nose Plier

Method :

  1. Take a half length(10cm) blue paper and similarly roll it as a tight circle
  2. Take a Ā pink quilling paper and roll it over a thick pen like marker. You will get a ring shape.Remove it from the pen
  3. I pressed it slightly on one side it turned into a tea drop shape
  4. Stick the blue circle in bottom of the pink tea drop (on the other side of the pinched edge).JOTW24
  5. Stick the small half pearl at the centre of the blue circle
  6. Insert aĀ jump ring on the pinched edge of the pink tea drop. AlsoĀ addĀ an ear hook in the Jump ring.
  7. Close the Jump ring and Earring is almost ready
  8. Add a hanging small white pearl to the jump ring inside the tea drop shape
  9. Apply varnish on the earring with a small paint brush. This is to make your earringĀ resistant to water.jotw24
  10. Thats it pretty paper jewelry ready šŸ™‚
  11. Make your own jewelry and adore yourself šŸ™‚jotw25Do you like these stuff ? Then Follow my blog to see more of these . You can find the follow button on the right side top corner of the page,Ā take a moment toĀ confirmĀ subscription by checking the confirmation e-mail in your subscribed mail-ID. Also if you are in Facebook be kind to like my pageĀ hereĀ and support me

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How to make handmade Greeting card – New year 2015

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Wish you all a wonderful and prosperous Happy New Year. This New year Ā I have made the biggest bunch of greeting cards for all my friends and family. It made me really happy.Ā I wanted to share with you the cool New Year Greeting card I made. If anyone wanted to make lastĀ minute new year gift this tutorial might help you. You will need very little supplies

Its kind of a origami paper folding technique. But don’t worry its the simplest. I have made a clear and simple Video tutorial which is less than 5 mins. So try making your own handmade greeting card. This is much better and personal than a store bought hallmark card. Here is the tutorial for you.

new year

Supplies Required :

  • Origami Paper
  • Card Stock
  • Glue
  • Glitter Pens and Craft Punch (optional)

My Method :

  1. Take a square piece of Origami Paper (I chose RED colour)
  2. Fold the paper into smaller square 1/4th the size of the original square in the same way as shown in the videobunch of cards
  3. Take a card stock of size 1cm bigger than the paper.
  4. Now stick the folded paper on the cardstock
  5. You are almost done.
  6. Now the decoration part.
  7. You can let your creativity play the role.
  8. I traced a Big 2015 on top of the folded paper and added some Rhinestones as charms.outline
  9. Inside I made a few doodles a few craft punches stuck here and there and the New Year wishdoodle design
  10. I also added a tag on the top corner of the card to open it (this was not included in the video)opened card
  11. Thats it pretty New year greeting card ready. You can use it for any occasion you just have to change the decorations little.
  12. Cool and Super easy isn’t it ? I love the surprise part of the message unfolding once you open the card.
  13. Tell me how you liked it also share you hand made new year gifts

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Jewelry Of The Week – JOTW#22

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One more cute earring ready for this weeks Jewelry of the week. Its a blue green combination. I love this combination. I used thinner quilling papers this time and lesser jewelry making tools. As you all requested this time I tried to take step by step photos as much as possible.I couldn’t wait till Sunday to post so here’s your JOTW in advance šŸ™‚

Supplies required:

  • Quilling paper
  • Ear hooks
  • Jump rings
  • Kundan/Rhine stones
  • Nose PliersSupplies

Method :

  1. Take a green paper and tightly roll it into a circle
  2. Take a half length blue paper and similarly roll it as a tight
  3. Take a blue quilling paper and roll it over a thick pen like marker. You will get a ring shape.Remove it from the pen
  4. I pressed it slightly on one side it turned into a rounded triangle i liked the shape šŸ™‚paper steps
  5. Stick the bigger circle in green colour on the pinched edge.
  6. Stick the small blue circle on top (as shown in the picture)
  7. Insert aĀ jump ring on the blue circle. AlsoĀ addĀ an ear hook in the Jump ring.assembling earring
  8. Close the Jump ring and Earring is almost ready
  9. Stick small white rhine stones on the green circle to hide the hole in the centre as well as to add charm to the earring
  10. Apply varnish on the earring with a small paint brush. This is to make your earring resistant to water.
  11. Thats it pretty paper jewelry ready šŸ™‚Blue green drops
  12. Make your own jewelry and adore yourself šŸ™‚

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Clay Dice Earring – JOTW #19

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I am back again. This week I made a cute trendy earring made from mseal/clay.Ā M-seal is a clay kind of thing we use to seal the pipeline leakages.I tried a simple hand pressed earring with it. Its in the shape of dice. Check it outJOTW19

Supplies required:

  • M-Seal (Resin and hardner)
  • Head pins
  • Ear hooks
  • Wire cutter
  • Pliers
  • Paint

Method

  1. Cut equal parts of resin and hardner from the M-seal and knead it together
  2. Press it in the shape of a cube.
  3. Insert a head pin into the corner of the mseal cube.
  4. Let it dry atleast for an hourJOTW19
  5. Once its dry apply fabric paint on it of any colour of your choice i choseĀ black.
  6. Form a loop on top of the cube using the headpin
  7. Connect the ear hook to this loopJOTW19
  8. Now mark the dice markings with white fabric paint
  9. Thats it trendy hand pressed dice earrings ready
  10. Make these adorable earrings and enjoy it !JOTW19

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