Today I have a really cool card to share, it’s a Tuxedo Card, and the possibilities from this card are endless, change the lapels, add a funky tie, a plaid shirt, I am sure you can come up with lots of variations.
I did post this yesterday but I think the mice have been at my video because there were black bits and it was all very strange, so here is a new and fully operational video. Thanks for all the message and emails about it.
Do send me pictures of your cards that you have made I love to see them, you can email me !
This is the card I made on the video using the fabulous “Jelly Tots” also known as Faceted Gems, and below is the original card I made using the no longer available black dot, but don’t worry if you prefer that look, just get out a black sharpie marker and colour in your pearls!
Measurements and scoring
Jacket Basic Black Card cut at 8″ x 5 3/4″
Scored at 2″ and 6″ to give a gatefold card
To make the lapels score diagonally on each side 3/4′ and 1″ from the top edge down to 2″ and 2 1/2″ on the side.
Shirt Whisper White 5 3/4″ x 3 3/4″
Scored with the short edge at the top at 3/4″ every 1/8″ for 7 score lines. Flip the card over and repeat to make a matching set of score lines.
Back writing piece of card Whisper White 5 1/2″ x 3 3/4″