I haven't made one of these for a very long time but recently I found a die on clearance that does all the hard work for you!
And this is what it looks like open:
I would like to enter my card into these challenges:
The Outlawz Saturday Challenge - Shaped Card
Creative Sketchy Girls - Sketch
I have used a die from Sizzix to create the basic shape and the paper mats. The papers are all from the same paper pad by lilybeedesign. Matting is the same cardstock used for the base. I also added some glitter tape and some pre-made flower embellishments.