Friday, 18 May 2012

Happy Anniversary


Happy Friday to you all.  Hope you have a lovely weekend planned with some crafty time included.

I've made an anniversary card which fits the Friday Mashup this week which is to use ribbons and/or bows and the mash up is to have a decorative edge.  I haven't mashed up this week.

I've started with a Basic Black card base and a mat of Blushing Bride.  On this some Very Vanilla embossed with the Vintage Wallpaper Folder.  I sponged Blushing Bride over the embossed areas and corner rounded.

I wrapped Basic Black Satin Ribbon around the mat and made a lovely lush bow.  I punched out a Basic Black Blossom with the Blossom Punch.  Added, on Dimensionals, a 1 3/4" Circle of Very Vanilla stamped with a Perfect Plum heart from I {heart} hearts.  A Basic Rhinestone adds a little sparkle.  Then attached to the ribbon I made some tags using Tiny Tags and the Tag Punch

Wishing you all a lovely weekend.  x 



Supplies Used
All Stampin' Up!

Card - Basic Black, Blushing Bride, Very Vanilla
Ink - Perfect Plum, Blushing Bride
Stamp - I {heart} hearts, Tiny Tags
Punch - 1 3/4" Circle, Blossom, Tag Punch, Corner Rounder
Embossing Folder - Vintage Wallpaper
Other - Basic Black Satin Ribbon, Basic Rhinestone, Dimensionals, Sponge Daubers

If you would like to order any of the above or the other supplies from the current catalogues then please get in touch either by e mail ails300@btinternet.com or call 07827923123.  I would be delighted to help you with your crafty projects. 



16 comments:

Aud said...

A lovely card Aileen, love the embossing with the ink onto really stands out. Enjoy your weekend. Aud x

Suze Bain said...

Very elegant Aileen, that embossing folder and the gorgeous ribbon work so well together. xx

Keep It Sweet and Simple said...

Very classy, elegant card.
Caroline xxx

Kasey ~ in Oz said...

Aileen, this has a soft vintage feel to it. Love the striking combination of the black. The whole card just zings.

Thanks for playing along in my last challenge for FMU.

Cheers,
Kasey ~ in Oz
Friday Mashup DT

Bonnie said...

I love the vintage look from sponging Blushing Bride on the embossing! Very pretty!

Shirley-anne said...

Quite elegant . Love pink and black and embossing .

Wishcraft said...

So gorgeous Aileen, love the inky embossing :o) Hugs, Lisa x

Gillian said...

beautiful card Aileen, love the embossing folder

Monica Hornof said...

I love this card! The three tags are just too cute and the way you used the flower punch for a background is great! Thanks for playing along with the Friday Mashup :)

Jenny said...

Such a stylish card Aileen, I love the sponged embossing and neat bow :0)
Jenny x

SYLVIA-ANNE said...

This has such elegance and class Aileen. The pink and white embossing is beautiful, and perfectly finished with the lush ribbon.
Hugs, Sylvia x

Rita said...

Love the mix of subtles with the black! Very stunning. Thanks for joining The Friday Mashup this week!

Monica said...

Loving these cards. The sponging looks great.

Monica xxx

Heidi Baks said...

Ooooh, I love how you used your flower punch as a background mat. Very pretty! Thanks for joining the Friday Mashup.

Tara (Murphy) Bourgoin said...

Such an elegant and classy anniversary card, Aileen! Just lovely. :) Love that bow and the heart in the centre of the blossom.

Thanks for sharing with us at The Friday Mashup!

Holly said...

This came out so pretty.. I really like how you matted the circle image.

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