Easy Bauble Z-Fold Card with Belly Band

03 Oct 2018 0 Comments All, Christmas, Magazines

In today’s tutorial we’re sharing how to create an easy bauble Z-Fold Card with a belly band to boot! We use the Bauble Opulence Collection die and stamp set included Simply Cards & Papercraft Issue 183 (available from October 4, 2018) to create a wintery card perfect for the holidays. If you’ve ever wanted to create an easy Z-fold card, then this tutorial is for you!

Here are the dimensions of the card base, mats, and belly band.

Card base:

  • A4 sized piece of cardstock trimmed to 5-1/2 inches (A4 size length or 11.69inches)
  • Score at 3 inches and 6 inches.


  • 2 mats sized to 2-3/4 inches x 5 inches
  • 1 sized to 5-1/4 inches x 5 inches

Belly Band (save the excess from the card base):

  • 1 strip trimmed to 1-1/4 inches (A4 size length or 11.69inches) and scored at 3 inches and 8-7/8inches
  • Belly Band mat is a strip of glitter card trimmed 3/4inch (A4 size length or 11.69inches)

Watch the full tutorial here:

Inks used in the tutorial: