Secret Garden Card

Rachel Beckwith, Production Editor

Use the floral papers from BoBunny's new collection, Secret Garden, to make this beautiful card designed by Monika Weclewska! Match it up with plenty of paper flowers for a layered look…

Secret Garden Card

By Monika Weclewska


Shopping list

BoBunny 12x12 Secret Garden Papers: Greenhouse, Bloom, Roses, Corsage, 85p each
From Charmed Cards and Crafts

Memory Box Stitched Circle Layers die, £13.99; Poppy Stamps Distressed Benson Corner die, £7.99; Curvy Leaves Die, £5.20
From Maddy Lisa Crafts

Various paper flowers
Wild Orchid Crafts

Chipboard embellishment, paper flowers cheese cloth, twine, brad
From your local craft shop

How to make the card

1 Cut a 170x117mm piece of Bloom paper and distress the edges. Layer onto a 175x120mm rectangular white base.

2 Cut a 145x105mm piece of Roses paper, then use the Distressed Benson Corner die to die-cut two opposite corners. Layer this onto a piece of white card; attach to base with sticky fixers.

3 Use the Stitched Circle dies to die-cut two circles from Greenhouse paper. Attach these to base with sticky fixers, as shown. Attach chipboard embellishment to base; add brad to centre.

4 Attach a small piece of cheese cloth to centre of base. Use Curvy Leaves die to die-cut foliage from Corsage paper; attach to base. Tie two loose bows using twine; attach these to centre. Add paper flowers, to finish.

Meet the designer

Monika Weclewska has always been interested in craft and has been cardmaking for four years. Her favourite techniques are embossing, distressing and stamping, and she loves to create layered cards with lots of lace and flowers. She designs for Crafty Enjoyments and also blogs over at paperMona.

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