A Christmas Card with a  Seven-Pointed Star in a Piece of Cotton Cord

A Christmas Card with a Seven-Pointed Star in a Piece of Cotton Cord

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This Christmas card is decorated with Masking Tape and a seven-pointed star, folded from square pieces of Vivi Gade Design paper. A piece of cotton cord decorated with a bead is attached to the star. The star is attached loosely in a slot which allows it to be removed and used as a decoration.
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Guide step 1
1.
Attach Masking Tape onto the bottom front – or according to your taste - of the greeting card like a border.
Guide step 2
2.
Cut seven (7) squares from design paper; each measuring 6 x 6 cm.
Guide step 3
3.
A seven-pointed star: Fold the square piece of paper diagonally.
Guide step 4
4.
Unfold and turn the paper upside down. Fold the paper in the same fold. Unfold again.
Guide step 5
5.
Fold one corner inwards towards the scored, folded line from each side.
Guide step 6
6.
Unfold.
Guide step 7
7.
Repeat at the opposite end; i.e. fold inwards towards the scored line – the same procedure as in step 5. Do not unfold.
Guide step 8
8.
Fold inwards at the top towards the scored line in the middle.
Guide step 9
9.
Fold slightly along the scored lines in the middle.
Guide step 10
10.
Gently fold together at the scored line in the middle.
Guide step 11
11.
Use seven pieces of square paper and make a total of seven folded shapes, each shape has a short and a long point. Assemble the star by inserting the short point of one shape into the long point of another shape etc.
Guide step 12
12.
Continue the process described above.
Guide step 13
13.
Finish by inserting the last point into the first point. A total of seven points.
Guide step 14
14.
Decorate the star with a self-adhesive half-pearl in the middle and make a hole at the end of one of the star points (use a Screw Punch). Thread a piece of cotton cord through the hole and decorate with a wooden bead. Cut a slot in the top of the card and attach the star from the opposite side.

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