Saturday, July 21, 2012

VARIATION To a Gate -Fold Card !!

Hi Friends,
                 Today Sharing with You all a New Type of  Fold Card -Which is a Gate Fold -Card !!But It has a Slight Variation To It...I Came across This Card on You -Tube....And The folds Really Fascinated Me Because It was My Kind Of Simple ;) ...Complicated Cuts ,Measurements , And Folds Really Frighten Me :P ..SO Here's a Look at My Card First :-


   And a Different Angle :-

 And It Opens Up to Look Like This :-

I have Added a Small Tag For Extra Journalling ! As Well as To Focus the  Friendship Sentiment :)And as You Can see I have left the Space in the Middle Quite Empty so One Could Any Kind of Message to it :) :-


  I have Done Stamping in This Card After  Quite Some time !!I have Fussy Cut the Images of the Flower and The Flourishes....And Used PP's Too :)

Supplies Used :-
Base CS{ Rose Pink} -Anadhaa Stationery  
White CS- Local Buy
PP-Cosmo Cricket {Bought From Piali } :)
Stamps -{Flowers And Flourishes} -MME's Miss Caroline Stamp{Fiddle Stick Stories} {Bought from Piali } :)  ,Sentiment  {Friends}-Krafter's Kart
Inks -{Red} Colorbox Pigment Ink ,{Black} Memento Tuxedo Black ,{Yellow} Memento Dandelion {For Distressing]  
Rhinestones and Ribbon- Local Buy
Pearls- Anandhaa Stationery
Pie Lane- Butterflies and Bead {On the Ribbon}  
Faux Stitching Using Uni- Ball Signo Red  

Challenges Entered :-
1.Indian Craft Room- Fancy Folds Except Easel Folds
2.Hands 2 Heart Challenges -Seed Of Friendship
3.Aud Sentiments Challenge- Use a Sentiment on a Tag
4.Perfect Sentiments Challenge -Anything Goes +Sentiment
5.Floral Fantasies -Brenda's Poppy Challenge
Thats it from Me !! Please Do Let Me Know How You Like My Fold card ;) Any Comments /Suggestions are Appreciated :)

Thanks for passing By,
Have a Good Day Everyone


  1. OMG that's not just beautiful but intimidating too.Very elaborately decorated card.Gorgeous stamping.Your fussy cut is awesome.BTW i couldn't see your card on Floral fantasies.Are you sure you have linked it?

  2. The red white and cram combo is superb!

  3. Hello Husseina,

    Firstly, thank you for your visit and lovely words.

    And thank you so very much for joining in my little challenge with your oh so beautiful card, it really is lovely.

    I hope you have a lovely weekend.

    B X

  4. So beautiful,i love all the colors n the pp you used:)

  5. beautiful card hussena..the flowers are this variation !!

  6. wow its really nice fold. you have given it different angle which is very unique. lovely colors

  7. Super cool - and gorgeous to boot! Thanks for playing along this week at The Perfect Sentiment!

  8. This is fabulous.Thanks for sharing with us at Aud

  9. lovely card, like the inside to and room for writing,great job!!!

  10. Gorgoeus!! You rocked this challenge!!
    Love this card and thanks for sharing the way you fold it.
    I have never made one of these I might need to try this one day!!

  11. Fabulous card! You make me want to try that fold. I'm in love with your flower images, color scheme, and patterned papers. They all work well together. Thank you for entering The Perfect Sentiments challenge this week!

  12. Oh wow! This is gorgeous Hussena! Love the combination of elements and the fabulous gate fold! :)

  13. Very very original and looks really simple and straightforward. Can't wait to try it out!

    ItsyBitsy - The Blog Place

  14. An extraordinary piece!!! Love the flowers too much :)

  15. Hussena, what a fabulous card...look like a Joy Fold that I did and posted today, except mine opened from top. You did a super job and I love your flowers, flourish, and the pretty colors you used.
    Thanks for the sweet words today concerning my dil's parent's home burning.

  16. wAO..what a card yaar.. Very b'ful and the fold is lovely.. Loving your new MME stamp...

  17. This such a sweet make, lovely image and sweet creation!

    Thanks for sharing this with us at Aud Sentiments!

    - Mel xx

  18. wow such a cute card and lovely fold. I love those poppies Hussena!

  19. What a gorgeous card you have made for this challenge. Thank you for taking part in the Aud Sentiments Challenge this fortnight and I wish you the best of luck in the draw. Best wishes, Kym (Aud Sentiments Design Team Member) xxx

  20. Beautiful card. I love the folds. x

  21. love your gate fold card! it is stunning!

  22. Oh my goodness, what a stunner! This is such a gorgeous card with the color contrast and many layers. Fabulous!!! Also, congrats on your win at the Unstampabelle's Challenge!