A Christmas Card with a  Seven-Pointed Star in a Ribbon

A Christmas Card with a Seven-Pointed Star in a Ribbon

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This Christmas card is decorated with Masking Tape and a glued-on ribbon with a seven-pointed star folded from square pieces of paper. Everything is from Vivi Gade design (the Paris series).

How to do it
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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 squared 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.
Cut a piece of ribbon and glue it onto the Christmas card to create a hanging for the star.
Guide step 15
15.
Glue the star onto the bottom front of the Christmas card. A tip: press the card with the star – you may add a couple of blobs of glue inside the star.
Guide step 16
Another variant
A seven-pointed star made from paper with glitter. A self-adhesive rhinestone is glued on in the middle.
Guide step 17
Another variant
A seven-pointed star made from vellum paper. A self-adhesive rhinestone is glued on in the middle.

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