Valentine’s Day Counterfeit-Kit Card

I used my January Counterfeit Kit to make this Valentine’s Card for my husband:
The heart has zig-zag stitching around the edges, so that it makes a pocket behind – the ‘Sweetheart’ tab pulls out to reveal a heart-shaped note card.
I took the opportunity to use up lots of pink sparkly adhesive dots, before they get too old and lose their stickiness:
Here’s the pull-out tag, with a list of some of the reasons I love my husband. I used some Simple Stories Sn@p ‘Just the Basics’ 6×8 paper to make the tag – I doodled a scalloped border around the edge, and coloured it in with gold pen:
I hope it will make him happy on Valentines day. We don’t usually do much other than exchange a card, and maybe have a peaceful dinner to ourselves after the kids are in bed. But I still like it as an excuse to be a little more romantic for a day! Do you celebrate Valentines?
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23 Comments
  • Such a fun shape and a great design!

    January 28, 2013 at 4:43 pm
  • Great cardLove the hidden note!We celebrate it with cards and a bit of candy for the grandkids. Tehy celebrate with a homemade treat and card for each of their schoolmates. This year DD is emlting down broken crayons and making small heart shaped crayons out of them. She bought the mold (makes 6) at the dollar store!

    January 28, 2013 at 4:57 pm
  • So cute, love that the card is heart shaped! Great stitching too.

    January 28, 2013 at 5:11 pm
  • this is so totally awesome!!

    January 28, 2013 at 6:21 pm
  • very pretty card. We go out for dinner near but not on valentines day. This year we get to go to parent teach conferences.

    January 28, 2013 at 6:55 pm
  • I love this, and I’m sure your hubby will too. TFS.

    January 28, 2013 at 6:57 pm
  • very nice Jennifer! we only exchange cards…sometimes he might buy me a little something too x

    January 28, 2013 at 6:58 pm
  • Oh beautiful…still working on what to do for DH…we normally have a nice meal at home and get cards.

    January 28, 2013 at 8:23 pm
  • Gorgeous card….love the tucked away tag.We usually just exchange cards and have a meal as well.

    January 28, 2013 at 8:51 pm
  • Aww, this is so sweet!! Love the “lovenote”!! WE do much the same as you … exchange cards & enjoy a nice meal at home together and a glass of wine!! x

    January 28, 2013 at 9:13 pm
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    Very cute card. We always have a nice dinner at home and exchange cards too. Love the chance for romance.

    January 28, 2013 at 10:01 pm
  • Lovely card. Love the pull out in the hearts. We usually go out to dinner and just exchange cards

    January 28, 2013 at 10:37 pm
  • I hope he doesn’t read your blog and spoil the surprise. It’s a lovely card. I haven’t done anything for valentines for years. In fact, I don’t think I did much when I wasn’t single!

    January 28, 2013 at 11:05 pm
  • Great design! I love that huge heart and all the special touches you added to the card!

    January 29, 2013 at 1:31 pm
  • I love the hidden journaling on here! This is a super cute and fun card design!

    January 29, 2013 at 1:50 pm
  • This is gorgeous! Love the card!

    January 29, 2013 at 3:02 pm
  • LOVE this card and the journaling! Great job on this!

    January 29, 2013 at 3:46 pm
  • Ah, so very sweet and beautifully put together … I am sure he will really like it. We tend to let the day itself go by, to be honest :(.

    January 29, 2013 at 11:43 pm
  • Such a clever and creative card, and so lovely! TFS

    January 30, 2013 at 5:40 am
  • brilliant card

    January 30, 2013 at 4:21 pm
  • Beautiful card!!

    January 30, 2013 at 4:43 pm
  • Oh yes, I love Valentine’s Day actually. I try to do something special – card, pressie or something silly.This year I’ll be alone but I must remember to make something to slip into his case before he goes!Your card is just lovely – very inspirational

    January 30, 2013 at 7:49 pm
  • How sweet is this?? Love the bit of stitching and your words are so heartfelt. Perfect end of the month use of your kit.

    January 30, 2013 at 8:47 pm

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