June 13, 2011

business card tutorial

I have another great tutorial for ya today! It is so simple but I really love it.
I have been trying to figure something out business card wise for my shop. My wonderful boyfriend designed me one that I absolutely love, however printing them out would have cost me a pretty penny (something I don't have right now). So I had to think of something else that is creative, cute, and perfect for me. This is what I came up with.

Figure out the detail that you want on your card. I have my shop name at the top then shop address, blog, email and my name. I just made a word document and typed it all out. Then printed it on some card stock.Then I found some thread colours that I love and zig-zagged down the side. Playing with different widths and such. You can do any stitch that you like.

Then to finish it off I took a paper cutter and zipped down the middle and cut them up into individual cards.
Simple,
cute,
&
perfect for me (hopefully you too)!

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Blessings,
Amber

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10 comments:

  1. Following you from the blog hop! Would love for you to follow back!
    dreaming-n-color.blogspot.com

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  2. I LOVE these - simple but so creative and stunning.
    Thanks heaps for sharing
    Lowri (visting from tip-junkie)
    New Follower!

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  3. These are so creative! I never would have thought to stitch on cards! Thanks for sharing at Blue Cricket!

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  4. New follower from wow me wednesday.

    Nice idea. It's very inkeeping with your shop to have handmade business cards.

    Craft and Cupcakes

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  5. Super cute Idea!! I get mine from vista print. But then they look like everyone elses :(

    I will be trying this out soon.

    I'm a new follower!

    Ali
    foundintheali.blogspot.com

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  6. these are so cute! love the sewing detail :) Also love your header, beautiful! Thanks so much for linking up to Your Whims Wednesday, hope to see ya again this week!

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  7. I love this idea. I've thought about doing this once I get my business cards printed; however, I really wanted a double sided business card (craft blog on one side/ cooking blog on the other). I might have to just print a separate card just so i can sew on them! ;)

    Thank you for linking up to Sew Woodsy last week!

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  8. Those are gorgeous thanks for shearing them .


    Clear business cards

    plastic card

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  9. I appreciated your idea i want to make business card holder do you help me?
    Scratch Cards

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