This style of card is based on using a fancy filigree shape die such as the ones made by Spellbinders.
I have used Spellbinders 'Marvelous Squares' for this Tutorial.
Using your choice of die, cut one piece from plain cardstock.
Tip. When using intricate dies I use wax paper between the die and the design paper for easy removal.
Take a larger piece of cardstock and score a line 1" from the edge and fold under.
Tip Washi tape makes a good temporary fastener and does not leave a mark or tear the card stock when removing. Place second cutting plate on top and put through your die cutting machine.
How to make a hexagon shape card using a hexagon die cut and cardstock when
the cardstock is too small to simply fold in half and place the die cut to the fold to create your card. Follow these simple instructions instead to create your own card base.
Die cut one hexagon from cardstock. From a larger piece of card score 1" in from one end and fold under.