Magnolia 3D Embossing Folder with Woven Heirlooms for the Pals Blog Hop

Welcome to the Pals’ July  Blog Hop! We’re so glad you’re here because we made some great projects that are “Mixing It Up” –  adding texture that will really take your projects up a notch – or two! You may be starting the hop here or coming from a previous Pal’s blog. Either way, you’ve come to the right place. You’ll find the full line-up below to help you move, or “hop” along from Pal to Pal.  I decided to make a card that shows another way to use your embossing folders. I’m sure you’ve seen it before but when was the last time you actually did it? The Magnolia 3D embossing folder has such beautiful embossed images and it’s only right that they are the focal point.

There are so many wonderful ways to add texture to your cards! You can do a little or a lot to get the style of card that you love.


Pretty Celebration Card Featuring Woven Heirlooms and Magnolia Embossing Folder by Stampin' Up!

My Secrets to Making This Magnolia 3D Embossing Folder Project

  • I tried a few different methods to get my background. In the end, I just applied ink from ink pad directly to the Magnolia 3D embossing folder. If you haven’t tried these folders yet, they are really great for giving you a wonderful embossed image.
  • You can put ink on either side of the folder to get different looks.
  • I took a baby wipe and quickly removed ink (certainly not precisely) from the flower areas. It doesn’t have to be perfect!
  • After applying the ink, position the paper on the other side of the folder, then close it gently. Run it through your die cutting machine with the proper “sandwich” to get a good impression.
  • Secret: You can get another look altogether by spritzing the ink before embossing.
  • So Saffron ink was applied to a block and mixed with water. I applied the mixture to the flower centers with my aqua painter.
  • The rest of the card was easily done by cutting out a square stitched frame with So Saffron cardstock. Then, I stamped the sentiment from Woven Heirlooms in Seaside Spray and cropped it out with the same die.
  • The finishing touch was a simple little bow tied onto the frame.



Pretty Celebration Card Featuring Woven Heirlooms and Magnolia Embossing Folder by Stampin' Up!


Product Spotlight

Create projects with two beautifully embossed magnolias using the Magnolia 3D Embossing Folder. It’s easy to make a great impression! Just place flat cardstock in this embossing folder, run it through a die-cutting and embossing machine, and out comes cardstock with a bold textured design. 3D embossing folders take embossing to the next level, with deeper, more detailed impressions than standard embossing folders—great for card fronts and accents. * 1 folder * 6″ x 6″ (15.2 x 15.2 cm) * Use with a die-cutting and embossing machine



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More inspiration awaits! Use the Blog Hop Line-up below to visit the rest of this month’s Design Team. My fellow Pals are excited to show you what they’ve created! Don’t forget to show us some love by commenting on our creations. Mark your calendars for Wednesday, August 14, 2019 when our Hoppin’ Pals share their “Special Occasions” projects. Don’t miss the fun!


Pals Blog Hop Line-Up
  1. Mary Fish at Stampin’ Pretty
  2. Lynn Kolcun at Avery’s Owlery
  3. Mary Hanson at Up North Stampin’
  4. Jill Killeen at Killeen House Studio
  5. Tricia Chuba at ButterDish Designs
  6. Su Mohr at Aromas And Art
  7. Beth McCullough at Stamping Mom
  8. Rae Harper Burnet at Wild West Paper Arts
  9. Katy McGloin at Just Fun Stamping
  10. Peggy Noe at Pretty Paper Cards
  11. Stesha Bloodhart at Stampin’ Hoot!
  12. Rosanne Mulhern at Heartfelt Stamping
  13. Denise Hoepfner at The Mountain Magpie
  14. Jackie Beers at Blue Line Stamping
  15. Wendy Klein at Doggone Delightful Stampin
  16. Lisa Ann Bernard at Queen B Creations
  17. Karen Hallam at Karen’s Stamping Habit
  18. Jennifer Michalski at Stamping Serenity
  19. Terri George at Stamp Me Crafty
  20. Pamela Sadler at Stampin Pink Rose
  21. Leah O’Brien at Stamping By The Bay
  22. Debbie Mageed at Secrets to Stamping <== You FINISHED! Thanks for hopping!




10 thoughts on “Magnolia 3D Embossing Folder with Woven Heirlooms for the Pals Blog Hop”

  1. This is such a beautiful card. I love all the texture and soft colors. Thanks for sharing.

  2. Love the Seaside Spray and So Saffron colors together! I adore the offset square frame with the sentiment and the adorable twine embellishment. You have proved to me that dry embossing and coloring the magnolia flowers are a wonderful way to incorporate a beautiful focal point to any occasion card. When was the last time: Maybe never???

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