Easy Vintage Friendship Card for PP440

Beautiful, vintage and easy, too? Yep…it’s an easy vintage friendship card made with product from Stampin’ Up!’s new Annual Catalog.  It’s Sunday, and time to play with The Paper Players!

easy vintage friendship cardThis week, the lovely Jaydee is hosting a theme challenge: Life is better with friends…and indeed it is! Enjoy today’s card!

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I’m embarrassed to say this card is SO easy to make. The Very Vanilla Bird Ballad Laser-Cut Cards are beautiful on their own. I simply backed this one with Pool Party cardstock.

And with designer series paper as gorgeous as Bird Ballad, how can a person go wrong!

easy vintage friendship card Add a sentiment, cut out with the new Stitched Nested Labels, a gorgeous bow made with the new Petal Pink Organdy Striped Ribbon, a few pearls, and this card is good to go!

easy vintage friendship cardFor all the details on how to make today’s easy vintage friendship card,  just click on the tutorial button below.  You will receive your own FREE tutorial, which you can either save or print off.  For more inspiration, don’t forget to visit the 2019 PDF Tutorial Gallery.

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May Host Code Information

Ready to order supplies to make your own easy vintage friendship card?  I would love to be your Demonstrator.

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Won’t you leave me a comment to let me know what you think of today’s card? And don’t forget to visit The Paper Players team members for more inspiration. As always, if you ever have a question about the cards I create or the techniques I use, I am only an email away. Until next time…

The Paper Players Design Team


New Products from the 2019 – 2020 Catalog Which Were Used on Today’s Card

151123 Free As A Bird Bundle (includes Stitched Nested Labels Dies – $51.25; 149592 Bird Ballad Designer Series Paper – $11.50; 149595 Bird Ballad Laser-Cut Cards & Tin – $18.00; 149441  Petal Pink 5/8″ Organdy Striped Ribbon – $8.00



  1. So pretty! The color, layers, and pearls are perfect.

  2. A beautiful bird, pretty pearls and a double-bow. Talk about a trifecta of crafty goodness! Absolutely gorgeous, Ann!

  3. Ann, this is so beautiful! The laser cut cover die is stunning! The sentiment, bird, pearls and bow are so perfect! I love every detail! Hope you are having an amazing week in Indy, My Friend! XX

  4. This IS gorgeous! I cannot wait to get my hands on my own Bird Ballad stuff!!! That is one awesome creation for sure!

  5. This is a beautiful card Ann that is choc full of detail yet deceptively simple to put together – we all need cards like that from time to time! I love the lacy background and a wonderful friendship sentiment too.

  6. Wow, this is such a beautiful card! I’m enjoying seeing some peeks at new products from the new catalog!

  7. Carol Carriveau

    Wow! This is gorgeous!!! Love the bird DSP and the lacy background! As well as the pearls!!!

  8. This is delightful, Ann! I will have the Bird Ballad bundle next week. Can’t wait!

  9. Love the layout and the details plus great coloring! Can’t wait for my bundle to come tomorrow! Beautiful card!

  10. Gorgeous, Ann. Can’t wait to see the new catalog in June. Your card is simply lovely!!!

  11. Ginger Toivonen

    Love everything about this card Ann!

  12. Love that lacy background and the bow is gorgeous! Stunning!

  13. Absolutely stunning! You always do such fantastic work!

  14. Beautiful card. Love all the layers and design. TFS

  15. Wow! This is perfect for a class of beginning stampers! I’m so happy I ordered these items! Beautiful card.

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