Wednesday, 2 August 2017

Basket Weave Card

My first ever Basket Weave Card and I am excited to share it here. I just made a simple one, since it was my first try. Was searching for something different and came across this basket weave, so at once gave it a try. Will try to find some time and share a tutorial with you.

August is here and so far I only made 1 christmas card. Yes only ONE. I am soooooo way behind. Need to start desperately soon. I have had a busy week and didn't have much time to sit at my craft table and get creative

Basket Weave Card

But there is a good news. I just received 3 beautiful digital stamps from Fabrika Fantasy for a challenge that I won at Scrapping4funchallenges blog. Its for my When A Butterfly Sees Flowers handmade card. I decided to choose all 3 christmassy digis so that I can have some unique and fun christmas cards.

Basket Weave Card

Back to my basket weave card, I used a light green card as base. That's the card that I used the basket weave technique on. It's actually very simple to make. I then layered the base card with pattern paper. And used gold border stickers for all four sides of the pattern paper. Using my spellbinder's Sapphire, I die cut a 'With Love' sentiment from a piece of black coloured cardstock.

how to weave a card

The paper roses are also die cut and hand rolled then I glued them on a stamped leave that was hand cut. To make the card look more presentable, I added a few purple pearl embellishment.

In my next post I will be sharing with you my first handmade christmas card for 2017. Hopefully can share it by tomorrow. Until then, Craft With Love


Come And Get It - Just Add Flowers
Crafting With Friends - Challenge #48
Crafty Sentiments Design - Anything Goes
Through The Craft Room Door - ATG (Aug 1-7)
Little Miss Muffet - Challenge #168
Through The Purple Haze  - Challenge #130
Crafty Creations Challenge - Challenge #347
💖Karen Monica💖



  1. So gorgeous card. Thank you for joining us at Crafty Sentiments Designs. hugs

  2. Lovely card! I know what you mean, I normally have all my Christmas cards done in July and have only made 1. YIKES!! Thanks for joining us at the Come and Get it challenge. ~DT Dana

    1. Yikes!...Let's get crafting. haha. Thank you Dana :)

  3. What a darling card! . Thank you for sharing your wonderful project with us at Come And Get It challenge.Neva

    1. So beutiful!! this is a A wonderful creation !! Love The way you have Done this and great Showing here at your blog !!
      Thank you so much for entering our ATG challenge at
      Through The Craft Room Door
      this week. Looking forward to see you again next challenge.
      Hugs Cicci
      DT member at TTCRD
      Cicci With The Pen {Welcome to visit my blog}

  4. Wow! This is a great idea and very well done! Thanks for joining us at Crafty Creations and have fun making your Christmas cards...I need to start too! ;)
    Ciao, Lisa (DT)

  5. Such a sweet card. Thanks so much for sharing your creation with us over at the Crafty Creations Challenges Blog.
    Kristina DT

    Crafty Creations Challenges Blog
    Cards by Kristina

  6. What a darling card! . Thank you for sharing your wonderful project with us at Come And Get It challenge.Neva