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Another Double Front Card using Nature's Prints.

As I often say - It's just as easy to make 2 cards as it is to make one. So while I had all the ink and paper out on the desk I created a second design. You can see the first card published on Aug 17. 

Folded flat it looks like an ordinary card. The front of the card hides an identical sized panel behind with some alternative stamping.


It's also a great way to show off some cooordinating DSP.


 for link to instructions see Fancy Folds tab or here

Such a fun fold, I'd love it if you share your creation with me.

I hope you have a creative week and remember, 
"don't just post online,
 post something pretty!"
cheers, Liz

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