Friday, April 15, 2011

Bat Mitzvah Money holders

Last weekend I had a senior moment and totally forgot my friend's sons Bar Mitzvah.  The card was ready, the invitation on the counter.  I felt so bad.  When I took over the card they loved it and requested i make one for a Bat Mitzvah in pink and silver.  That is the least I can do.  I will give her cards for life.  The card is a pocket with a piece that slide out I put a pretty rhinestone bobby pin in to hold the money
MATERIALS
Pearl Paper-silver, pink white-Colorbok
Ribbon-Sheer pink doesn't have a label I got it at Richards ,a local store;pink and white-Target
Punches:Martha Stewart border punch; Punch Bunch 1" circle punch, Marvy Uchida 2" scalloped square
Martha Stewart score board
Cricut with Joys of the Season; Cuttlebug with Divine Swirls folder
Adhesives_ATG,3M dimensional tape
Rhinestones-Recollections
DIRECTIONS
Cut 7.5" square. Score at 1 7/8 and 5 1/8 Apply strip of adhesive to center bottom and one verticlec side.  Close up to form envelope.  Using half of the circle punch punch notch in center front.  For inside piece where money is attached, cut a 3X7" piece of dark pink cardstock.  For center front cut a 3X6" piece of dark pink, a 2.75X4" piece of light pink, and a 2.5X3.5 piece of white cardstock that has been embossed with cuttlebug. Adhere to each other, then to front of card as shown.  Type name on silver paper, trim top edge with Martha Stewart punch. Adhere to top of pink strip.  Adhere gems below name.
Cut star at 2" adhere to front of card with dimensional tape.  Tie bow around lower part of card.  Slide bobby pin on insert.
Decorate envelope with ribbon and scalloped square

4 comments:

  1. Beautiful!

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  2. very pretty! I love the colors!
    Im sure your freind will love it! :)

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  3. WOW, this is great. That is great that they loved it too!

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  4. This is beautiful! We all do "dumb" things sometimes and forget. I'm sure your friend understands.

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