Following our theme of card packaging ideas, this DIY Card Portfolio is easy to make and perfect for budget friendly gift giving.




Need a gift for a teacher, a neighbor, a Minister, coach…the list could go on..but this DIY Card Portfolio is easy to make!  People love receiving a handmade gift. These card portfolios are also great to make for craft fairs if you are looking for those ideas too.


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As I mentioned in the video, the creativity of the cards is up to you. There are hundreds of videos on card making here at but you can fill these pretty portfolios with any of your favorite cards you’ve created. Trust me when I say that people LOVE these gifts!!!!




I promised you a FREE tutorial to go along with today’s video. This tutorial includes an easy-to-follow diagram to help you with the scoring and cutting. Enjoy! Click the graphic below to download it!

CLICK HERE to see the FULL SUPPLY LIST for my card portfolios!

Don’t forget to add the host code to you order! Place an order and I will email you a free set of tutorials plus a hand-stamped thank you card*. If your order is $50 or more and you use the Host Code, you earn MORE – FREE Holiday Rhinestones as a thank you from me!*

*Thank you card and Holiday Rhinestones will be mailed the first week of November

Wahoo! I am so excited to get back to sharing a video on YouTube Live! Make plans to join me on Thursday for a DIY Christmas gift that is going to be perfect for co-workers or the person who has everything. I can’t wait to share this fun project with you!

Join me THURSDAY, October 14th on YouTube (Connie Stewart) at the time below:

  • 9am pacific time
  • 10am mountain time
  • 11am central time
  • 12pm eastern time

Here’s the magic link –

Can’t make it? Not to worry, I will post the video here after the Live is over.

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PIN IT! Want to save this idea? Pin this image to your favorite Pinterest Board!


Hey friends! Just wanted to make sure everyone knew about the Clearance Rack Refresh going on NOW! If you love a good bargain, don’t miss out on this sale! Be sure to check out the card kits on there if you are looking for quick and easy cards to add to your Card Portfolio! The Memories & More kits are perfect for this too. Oh, and lots of pretty ribbon to decorate! And punches! And Designer Series Paper and…. oh, you better go check it out for yourself. CLICK HERE


Thank you for stopping by Simply Simple Stamping today! If you liked today’s idea you are really going to enjoy the YouTube Live I will have for you on Thursday. Join me Live or watch the replay at your convenience. I have a super cute Perpetual Birthday Calendar idea that will make a wonderful gift to share with family and friends this holiday.

See you on Thursday for my next YouTube Live!