This card was made with child's year at 3". I started with a 6.5 x 5 white card base. I put blue paper 6.25 x 4.75. The gingham paper was 6 x 4.5. I used storybook marquee shape for the middle The blue at 4" and the white at 3.75. I added 3 blue buttons and stamped the sentiment with cardz TV stamp set a day at the beach.