Card Making

The Doily Accent

I see Doily shapes everywhere in art and I love it. 

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So I made one for my card with a Kreaxions 4-in-1 punch that I wanted to share today.  It took me a few minutes and I just love the result.  I will show you how I did it later in this post. My cut out circle is done with the Kreaxions circle cutter.

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Here is a close-up. I punched it out of a Kraft colored cardstock and I added some brown ink to the edges with a Distress stamp pad.  The patterned paper is by BasicGrey.  The little butterfly is also a Kreaxions punch, I coated it with Glossy Accent after I punched it and I made sure the wings were shapes upwards as it dried.

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Here is a glimpse as to how I created the doily.  I used the star template by Kreaxions. This is so handy, just trace it on paper and cut it out.  I then used the 904 4-in-1 punch without any of the additional plates.  I centered the punch over each of the points of the star and punched it.  I thne took my scissors to clip the little piece that joins each of the punched out pieces. 

Thanks for visiting, Linda Beeson, Design Team member


10 thoughts on “The Doily Accent

  1. Jasmine

    Great card, Linda! Love how everything turned out!

  2. Barbara Lochridge

    Awesome card!! Love how that is created with the star!

  3. Lisa Swift

    I love this, Linda!

  4. soapHOUSEmama

    Love it!!!

  5. GinniG

    Linda, this is AWESOME!!! I love using my Kreaxions punches and templates to make doilies! Great instructional post!

  6. ConnieM

    wow~looks awesome!!

  7. Lisa Moen

    Love the doily Linda! Beautiful card!

  8. Angie Gutshall

    Simple and beautiful!!

  9. Julie Tucker-Wolek

    This is sooooooooooo BEAUTIFUL Linda!!!

  10. Bev

    stunning and beautiful.. and doilies do look amazing especially using Kreaxions.. thanks for the tutorial.. great card

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