Penny-Farthing Floral Greeting Card


Penny-Farthing Floral Greeting Card

Add a retro touch to your homemade greeting cards! The Penny-Farthing Floral Greeting Card embraces vintage pastels and patterned papers to create a beautiful look. Send this greeting card to an old friend and use it to reminisce about some special memories that you have shared in your friendship. The penny-farthing bicycle on the card is sure to make your friend recall some of their fondest childhood memories. This card can also be used as a birthday card for a person that loves things with a vintage feel. 

Penny-Farthing Floral Greeting Card


  • 12” x 12” Reminisce Scrapbook Paper from Kaisercraft Storyteller Collection (Code P1507)
  • 11” x 6” Light Pink Marbled Cardstock
  • 5.2” x 5.6” Pink Floral Embossed Paper
  • Left-Over Piece of Pink Floral Scrapbook Paper
  • Left-Over Piece of Pink Handmade Paper
  • Black Cardboard Laser Cutout of a Penny-Farthing
  • 15 Upikit 6mm Self-Adhesive Diamond Bling Stickers
  • 10mm Wide Black Washi Tape with Small White Flowers Printed on the Tape
  • Large Petal Palm Punch from xcut, code XCU 261811
  • Pencil
  • Ruler
  • Pair of Standard Scissors
  • Quick-Drying Craft Glue (such as Bostik Clear)


1. Score the light pink marbled cardstock in half to create a card sized 5.4” x 6”.

2. With the fold at the left, centre and glue the pink floral embossed paper to the front of the card.

Penny-Farthing Floral Greeting Card

3. The Reminisce scrapbook paper has several borders printed on the one side of the paper. Cut the green and white striped border from the paper and glue it to the bottom of the card. Cut off any protruding edges.

Penny-Farthing Floral Greeting Card

4. From the Reminisce scrapbook paper, cut the border with the white lace printed on the green background and glue it to the top of the card. Cut off any protruding edges.

5. Add the Washi tape below the lace border, slightly overlapping the lace border and cut off any protruding edges.

6. Add diamond bling stickers to the lace border.

Penny-Farthing Floral Greeting Card

7. Punch five flowers from the pink floral scrapbook paper and five from the pink handmade paper.

8. Glue the pink floral scrapbook flowers to the bottom of the card. Do not glue them down completely, so that you will be able to slightly bend the petals of the flowers upwards once the glue has dried.

9. Glue the flowers cut from the handmade paper on top of the pink floral scrapbook flowers, but again do not glue them down completely.

10. Add a diamond bling sticker to the centre of each flower.

11. Slightly bend the petals of the flowers upwards.

Penny-Farthing Floral Greeting Card

12. Cut the border with the vintage keys and add it to the left and right of the card. Measure each strip and cut it to the correct size before gluing it in place.

Penny-Farthing Floral Greeting Card

13. Add the bicycle to the front of the card.

14. Add a diamond bling sticker to the centre of each wheel.

Penny-Farthing Floral Greeting Card

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