Cheap Card Idea: Sew On a Phrase

Add a simple phrase to a card with embroidery floss. You pick the message; the technique stays the same. Here's how!

[MUSIC] Stiched Word Cards. You'll need: Fine-point marker, scissors, cardboard, cards and envelopes, T-pin, needle, embroidery floss. Write a favorite word on front of card. Working over cardboard, poke holes about 1/4 inch apart over the word. Layer two pieces of embroidery floss, thread onto a needle, and knot. Pull floss through the first hole so knot is on the back of the card. Backstick through the holes on the word. Knot to finish. Trim excess floss.

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