D is for Dutch Door Fun Fold

Welcome to my ABC’s with Fun Folds series.  Today’s card is a Dutch Door Design. It is so much fun to make and uses very little supplies.



To make this fun fold start with a piece of 5 1/2 x 8 1/2 cardstock and score it at 4 1/4.  Don’t fold along the score line just yet as you will want to cut first.  Lay your paper in the paper trimmer at the halfway mark, 2 3/4″.  Cut from the end in to the score line then rotate the paper and cut up to the cut line. You are removing the top portion of your card front.

I used the piece I removed to cut out the Star Blast Edgelits Die (retiring).  I stamped a piece of 4 x 5 1/4 Whisper White cardstock using the Birthday Blast Stamp Set (retiring) and Flirty Flamingo ink. I attached this to the inside of my card.  Next I adhered the star blast die cut to the front of my card making sure to line it up over my stamped stars. I cut a piece of 2 1/2 x 4 Flirty Flamingo DSP from the In Color Designer Series Paper Stack (retiring) and adhered that to my card front on top of the die.  I stamped my banner on a piece of 1 1/4 x 4 whisper white then punched the end with the Triple Banner Punch and adhered it to the card with Stampin’ Dimensionals. The only thing left to do was decorate the envelope to match.


Stamp Set: Birthday Blast(142866)  Ink: Flirty Flamingo  Paper: Flirty Flamingo, Whisper White, 2016-2018 In Color Designer Series Paper Stack  Tools & Accessories: Star Blast Edgelits Dies (142763), Triple Banner Punch (138292), Stampin’ Dimensionals

You could easily use this card for graduation, anniversary, retirement, good grades, etc. in addition to birthday like I did.  I love this stamp set and dies and am sad to see it retiring next month.  It is  fun and versatile.  You could cut out the Large Number dies to put on the front to use for a graduation card. The Stamp Set and Dies are still available.  The dies are only available while supplies last. Click HERE and HERE to see more fun projects I did with this stamp set and die. *The die is on sale for 30% off.  Reg. $20/Sale $14.

Have a Delightful Day!

Just Stampin’


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11 thoughts on “D is for Dutch Door Fun Fold

  1. Happy Mother’s Day Jeanie! I love this fold and use it often. Very simple and easy. Your card is beautiful and the color is crisp and fresh. Enjoy this special day!👠👜💄

  2. You make me want everything you show! These fun folds are great and this is so striking! Who wouldn’t love to receive this happy, celebratory card?! Happy, Happy, Happy Mother’s Day to you. Hope you have some me time.

  3. D is for DARLING ! I love this die done in pink !! How cute is this card !!! I will be doing what Ramsey is doing this afternoon …..making a Fun Fold Dutch Door Darling card !!
    Have a FUN day ! PLAY !
    Happy Mother`s Day !!!

  4. I love your ABC posts, Jeanie! AND the crisp clean look of your blog! One of the blogs that I have to be sure and check out every day!

  5. D is for Debbie Downer today which is how I am feeling. But, that is always subject to change. Gee Jeanie, as a teacher – does it bother you when I start a sentence with the word “But” when I know you aren’t suppose to? Fun fold and fun card – sort of crisp and clean like Rita said about your blog.
    As this is a dutch community, I have really never noticed this type of door around here! Maybe I will go wash some clothes and take off my crabby pants and put on my big girl pants!

  6. Chris, I am sorry you are feeling down today. I’m sending you a virtual hug! You are always so encouraging and fun and it does not bother me at all how you start your sentences. I teach 4 year olds and they definitely don’t use proper grammar. LOL I am here to create, share, and inspire. No judgement! (FYI…I just went back and edited my post as I found a spelling/typing error! LOL) Wishing you a better tomorrow!

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