Clever Gift Card Slider Cards! 25 Examples!

Hi! Today I am sharing how I created 25 cards with a sliding gift card feature.

Gift Card Slider Cards Video by Jennifer McGuire Ink

[If the video isn’t showing up, click HERE to watch it. All supplies are linked to multiple sources in the thumbnails at the end of this post. Compensated affiliate links may be used at no cost to you and product disclosure is below. As always, I appreciate your support of my videos!]

I think gift cards are great to give, as the person can use it whenever they want on whatever they want! To make them a little more special, I like to give them in a handmade card. This is my favorite version!

Here are the cards from my video along with the main products featured. For the full supply list, scroll down to the thumbnails at the end of this post.

View Card Bookmark Card SLIDING GIFT CARD CARDS – Features a sliding gift card surprise inside.
Size: 4 1/4″ x 5 1/2″
Kitchen Sink Stamps Christmas Lights Stamps (SSS | KTC)
Kitchen Sink Stamps Teardrop Ornaments Stamps  (SSS | KTC)
Kitchen Sink Stamps Ornaments and Stars Stamps (SSS | KTC)
Spellbinders Fluted Rectangles Dies (SSS | SPL)
Waffle Flower Essential Celebration Stamps (SSS | WFF)
Ink Blot Shop Solid Sayings Stamps (SSS)
Altenew Crisp Dye Ink (SSS | ALTN)
• Additional supplies linked in the thumbnails at the end of this post.

Gift Card Slider Cards Video by Jennifer McGuire Ink

Gift Card Slider Cards Video by Jennifer McGuire Ink

Gift Card Slider Cards Video by Jennifer McGuire Ink

Gift Card Slider Cards Video by Jennifer McGuire Ink

Gift Card Slider Cards Video by Jennifer McGuire Ink


Want to find the products I used? I have listed them below. (Compensated affiliate links used at no cost to you. Thank you for your support! Affiliate and product disclosure can be found  at my disclosure page. All products were personally purchased except the products with the “*” which were provided/sponsored by the company with no expectation. As always, I was not paid to do this post nor am I on any design teams. I only use products I love!) Click on the icons below each product picture to go to a favorite store.

Kitchen Sink Stamps Christmas Lights…
[ SSS | KTC ]
Kitchen Sink Stamps Teardrop…
[ SSS | KTC ]
Kitchen Sink Stamps Ornaments and…
[ SSS | KTC ]
Spellbinders Fluted Rectangles Dies
[ SSS | SPL ]
Waffle Flower Essential Celebration…
[ SSS | WFF ]
Ink Blot Shop Solid Sayings Stamps
[ SSS ]
* Pretty Pink Posh Pine Sprig Dies
[ SSS | PRT ]
* Altenew Crisp Dye Ink
[ SSS | ALTN ]
Altenew Black Obsidian Pigment Ink
[ SSS ]
MISTI Stamping Tool 2.0
[ SSS ]
MISTI Creative Corners
[ SSS ]
The Debby Tool (for pressure on MISTI)
[ ETS ]
Scor Buddy Scoring Board
[ SSS ]
Altenew Bone Folder
[ ALTN | SSS ]
Altenew Satin Masking Tape
[ ALTN ]
Lawn Fawn Double Sided Tape
[ SSS | LWN ]
Gina K Connect Glue
[ SSS | GNK ]
Mini Glue Dots
[ SSS ]
Simon Says Stamp Dot Runner
[ SSS ]
Neenah Classic Classic Solar White…
Neenah Classic Crest Solar White 80lb…
[ SSS ]

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27 thoughts on “Clever Gift Card Slider Cards! 25 Examples!”

  1. I really think this card is exactly what I’m looking for! I only have about 4 to make, but I think the work is well worth it. Be well, have a Happy Holiday Season & TYFS

    1. Would you be able to share the colors that were used for the light bulbs? I clicked on the links but was only directed to source of the inks and not the individual colors. Thank you so much, this was a really beautiful card.

  2. Love this gift card idea, and the stamp set is a perfect choice for making these gift cards. The lights remind me of the lights that were on our Christmas tree as a child. Thank you for another great idea. Happy Holiday

  3. Wow! In a cynical world, you are the real deal! Thank you for what you do, seemingly every day! Thank you for your kindness to others.

  4. Terrific gift card holder card. I’ll be making one today and many more in the future! Thanks for this and all your great videos.
    Merry Christmas to you!

  5. Wonderful idea, both the card and the giving of them. You are an inspiration!
    Best wishes for a joyus Christmas and a happy new year.

  6. Great way to give or sent a gift card.
    Thank you so much for the great turorial how to make this this awesome technique.
    Stay safe and wishing you and your family a wonderful Christmas and a Happy and Healthy New Year.

  7. Great cards, great technique and such a generous giving! Thanks for sharing your time and talent Jennifer! Merry Christmas to you and your family. May the joy you feel during the holiday season last all through 2022. -Allison

  8. I love this easy slider! Amazing! Thank you so much . I appreciate you giving us ways to do unique cards using what we already own..
    I have a question. Do you have any videos on making invitations for kids parties? My great niece would like me to make her up something but I can’t find anything. I love piecing together die cuts and stenciling. Something I could do multiples of like your note card sets.
    Thank you and I hope you and your family have a very Happy Holiday season!

  9. Your card always look so beautiful. Thanks so much for sharing your ideas with others. I hope you and your family have a christmas filled with joy and a blessed new year!

  10. Your cards are stunning! Thank you for all you do. It’s the small details that make your work stand above so much of the rest. It’s why we all enjoy trying to learn from you so we can improve our own projects. Again, thank you.

  11. thanks for sharing these wonderful gift cards with us – the simplicity of them is amazing – thanks for all your tips

  12. Great all year round card design. I know the base is 4 1/4″ x 5 1/2″. What are the measurements for the front stamped panel, inside stamped panel and pocket? Would like to use this technique for Lunar New Year which falls on February 1, 2022…Year of the Tiger. Thank You for always sharing fun techniques and spins on creating fabulous creative works of art.

  13. I’m obviously late to the party on this one, but I absolutely love it! What a wonderful practice to recognize the special people in your life–who diligently go about doing what they do–with handmade greeting & gift cards. As always, thanks for sharing your process. I so enjoy your videos.

  14. Your kindness is unlimited Jennifer! Love the idea with the slider and of course your cards are beautiful as always.

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