Sunday, March 8, 2009

Gusset Envie for A2 cards

While I do have the Crafters Companion Enveloper and love it I thought it would be nice if there were a gusset envie on one of the carts. I looked and looked for a GUSSET A2 ENVELOPE on DS an couldn't find one so I made one! This requires Plantin Schoolbook and the Expressions to cut. Due to the size it can't be cut on the baby bug *okie sighs as she feels her baby bug is getting neglected*. There are two different envies on the file. One is for a plain edge flap and the other is for a scallop edge flap. The mats are labeled.

An A2 card is the 5.5 x 4.25 size card, or one sheet of 8.5 x 11 cardstock cut in half then folded in half.

As you can see here a pop dotted card fits nicely inside this envie.












DIRECTIONS
if you have problems reading the directions you can click the pictures and make them bigger.

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Steps 9 & 10

10 comments:

  1. You are one of the best. Thanks for sharing!! Patti

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  2. Oh my you are clever!!!! This will be great for mailing cards with pop-ups on them. Thanks so much Okie!!!

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  3. You are so amazing... I love it...

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  4. Thanks for the cut and EASY directions.

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  5. Girlfriend, you are spectacular! WOW, what an awesome idea, for the heavy embellished envys. I love my envelope maker, especially for that reason. What size is this envy, or can it be adjusted? Great thinking Okie!!

    Hugz, xx

    ~L~

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  6. Woo-Hoo!!! You really rock. How clever you are. I love the envelope with the gusset. Thanks so much for sharing with us.

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  7. Okie that is awesome!! I love it!! :) Thanks for sharing your wisdom! :D

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  8. Hi Okie .. thanks for sharing your file - I dont have plantin but I am going to see if I can adjust it for George .. thanks again TraceyUK

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  9. Thank you so much for sharing the cut file. You are just amazing.
    Jenny UK

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  10. Thanks so much for this cut file. I'd been looking for envies.

    Thanks so much for sharing!

    Audrey

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