Wednesday 25 July 2012

Dynamic Duos Challenge 12

I decided to go ahead with the 'Dessert Option' at the Dynamic Duos blog, only instead of punches I used the small Tim Holtz heart dies.  The sketch is 143 from the Clean and Simple Stamping blog.

It was a terrible idea to photograph a black card on a black background, but I didn't have the time or energy to reshoot. At least you can see (sorta) the definition where the card is different than the background!

The top, creamy white portion is a lovely pearlized card stock (Star Dream), and the black & off-white piece is glittered. I tied it with a Happily Ever After printed ribbon, with the words also sparkly embossed.

I embossed the creamy white panel with an embossing folder before attaching it, and for a little bit of interest the hearts were cut out of different red card stock scraps. So each one has a different texture as well.

This card is 5 x 6.5" with the inside left blank. It will work for an anniversary, shower or even a wedding card!

The fun thing about this card, is that the envelope is also black. :-)

Thanks for stopping by today.


  1. looks great
    Hello from Elma

  2. What a sweet romantic card Karen! Thanks for playing along with us at Dynamic Duos!

  3. Love the mix of textures on your card. Thanks for playing with us at Dynamic Duos!

  4. I love all the elements of your card especially the beautiful embossed background. Thanks for joining us at Dynamic Duos.

  5. Sweet card, nice texture. Thanks for joining us at Dynamic Duos.

  6. So happy you joined us this week at Dynamic Duos with your sweet card! Love the textures and design!


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