Saturday 6 October 2012

Bronze Embossed Pumpkins Card

I do have another gift card holder & birthday card to share, but since this is our Canadian Thanksgiving weekend I thought I should go back to posting our Thanksgiving cards.  I used the pumpkin embossing folder again, this time with a beautiful orange shimmery Stardream card stock. Beautiful stuff. When you use a shimmery, heavy card stock like this - the card is very elegant and has a whole different feel than if I'd used regular card sock.

After embossing the trimmed panel, I wrapped it with bronze sheer ribbon and tied it off in a pretty bow.  I don't often add full bows to my cards!  I did line the envelope with a card stock panel so it would go through the mail OK.

I stamped the verse in orange inside the card - I am really loving the new Tangerine Tango shade of orange from Stampin' Up!

Brown duplex A2 card base - Michaels, DCWV
Embossing folder  -  Sizzix
Ribbon & foam tape - Michaels
Ink - Stampin' Up
Stamp - Hero Arts?

Have a wonderful Saturday - thanks for stopping by today!


  1. like the simle way of cardmakeing----
    Hello from Elma

  2. Oh, Karen, this is ever so elegant! Gosh, I just adore that shimmery cardstock! Absolutely beautiful!


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