Terrific TuesDIES Cross Die Card by Melinda

Hello crafty friends,
Welcome to my 6th Terrific TuesDIES post for Cheapo Dies!  I am super excited to share this card with you. Here it is.

Cheapo Dies Cross Easter Project Card idea
I really love the way this card turned out! It is a 5.5 x 5.5 card size. Not the typical size but still a great size. The card base is white cardstock. The top mat is some Bazzill Bling Lavender and it is 5.5 x 5.5 so you can’t see the white cardstock base.

cross cu
The featured die is the beautiful and exclusive cross die from Cheapo Dies. I love the beauty of this die. I cut 3 out in white cardstock and then stacked them to give them some depth. I covered it in some fine glitter to give it that extra special touch. I didn’t think it needed anything else. I then used the scallop stitched oval die set to cut out three ovals in their graduated sizes. I used some more Bazzill Lavender, white and some Bazzill sage green cardstock. I layered them and used some foam tape in between the layers to give them some lift. I then used my Nuvo Jewel Drops Ivory Seashell to add the little pearl accents around the perimeter of each die.

side w border die
The patterned paper layer is a piece of paper from the Paper Studio Kirby Teesdale pad.

close to side
For the side borders I used the hanging light die. I trimmed off the light and the little hearts that hang and used the flourished part. I cut them out of white cardstock and then covered them in the same fine glitter. I added some strips of pearl border to each side. For the sentiment, I used the Scallop Stitched Oval Die to cut it out. I added some foam tape underneath to give it a little lift. I finished off the look by adding a couple of bows from some seam binding ribbon.

Cheapo Dies Cross Easter Project Card idea
Here is one last look at the completed card. I really like the way it turned out and wish I could capture how pretty it is with the glitter.

Cheapo Dies Used

FREE Printable Set

I created this little pdf printable sentiment set and am sharing it here.

As always, thank you so much for stopping by. Be sure to head over to the Cheapo Dies Shop and pick up this gorgeous die! You will definitely want it after you see what I do with it next! Until the next time, have a wonderfully crafty day!


  1. Absolutely stunning Melinda, so full of gorgeous details!!

  2. What an awesome card you made. I just love the way you added the Nuvo drops to the scalloped ovals. That really looks stunning and shows off that beautiful cross in a fantastic way.

  3. Wow! Love the detail on this card...also the I appreciate how you explained in simple terms exactly what you used to make this beautiful card. Love the color choice too.



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