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Bless You Hanky Holder
It’s Suzanne here today with a completely unexpected gift idea! Do you know someone suffering from spring allergies? I do! Here is a little surprise for that sniffling special someone. Scour the secondhand stores for vintage cotton or linen handkerchiefs and tuck one inside the sweet envelope you’re going to make. “But Suzanne,” you’re thinking, “You don’t have a die that says ‘Bless’!” True. But I do have a die that says ‘Blessings’ and with a couple of cuts you’ve got just what you need. Here’s how… Instructions: Die cut the Rose Pocket, Blessings and You from pink cardstock. Die cut the third smallest Fitted Rectangle from light green cardstock and the fourth smallest Dotted Scallop Rectangle from dark green cardstock. Cut a panel measuring 4-3/8” x 6” from pink cardstock. Tuck it inside the Rose Pocket and use Clear Double Sided Adhesive Tape to adhere it as a backing for the pocket (keeping the light green flaps on the outside to make it easier to tuck in the hanky). Keeping the flaps on the outside also keeps the flaps from showing when the pocket is empty. Use a craft knife or fine point scissors to separate the first five letters – ‘Bless’ – …