Saturday, September 26, 2009

They said I do

No challenge here just a show and tell. I made this card using a template I purchased from Priscilla Styles. I just love the style of this card. You can also purchase a matching template for an envelope box. You can check it out here.

I used #320 Kissing Tilda and #126 Kissing Edwin. These are available over at Magnolia Stamps US. I also used #519 New Bench but I cut the legs off to make it a swing. I added some beads as the chain. I cut out the template for this card a second time and trimmed it down for matting. If I had just used the printed paper it would have been too light to hold the swing plus I like using more than one color.


Here is a close up of Edwin and Tilda. Notice they are not facing each other. I wasn't sure what my sentiment was going to be and then I had this bright idea. Here is a pic of the open card. The sentiments are he said and she said on the outside.


I used my Cricut Alphalicious cart for the letters.

On the inside I used they said and then I do with Congratulations in the middle.


Here is a pic of the envelope with matching paper on the outside. I added magnets to hold the envelope box closed.

18 comments:

Priscilla said...

OMG Stephanie..HOW CUTE!!! I love the thin panel behind the main hanging image..VERY CLEVER :) Thank you so much for the kind words and I can't wait to see what you will do next :)

Priscilla

Barb Hardeman said...

Oh, this is just sooo cute! You did such a beautiful job on this and what an interesting card. Cute at a button. So creative and I love that when you turn it around it says the I DO part! Too funny! Great job...

Michelle ~ daydreams505 said...

This is one of the most adorable and creative cards I've ever seen! Superb! :)

Sharon Caudle said...

OMGosh! I just LOVE clever cads, Stephanie. And this is sooooo clever!!!! I love the whole concept. Beautiful job and fantastic card!!! I love it! hugs!

glowinshadow23 said...

What a cute card to see first thing in the morning! Beautifully done, super cool idea!

Handmade by Vivi said...

very pretty your card!!!
xxx
Vivi

Jacque said...

Great job, Stephanie...I made one of those not too long ago and they are really fun!!! Beautiful work...Hugs..Jacque

Little GTO said...

Clever, clever card! Beautifully done too.
Sharon L

Anonymous said...

such a cleverly done wedding card. I love it. Great job and creative thinking
hugs
tonilea

Suzanne J Dean said...

Just beautiful! I love the lil pearl swing they're sitting--too cute! Such a cute lil' arguin' couple, hee hee!

hugz,
Suzanne

Tracey said...

This is just adorable Stephanie! Love it!!

Nancy said...

Great job Stephanie! Love your card!
Hugs,
Nancy

Deeanna said...

wow..I love it..Great job..

Norma said...

Awesome job. You've outdone yourself. I love the different shape for your card. Beautiful colouring. Love all the details. It's so precious.

Hugs.
Norma

Kerry Peasland said...

What a wonderful card! Love the design and especially love the colors. Thanks for sharing! Kerry Peasland

4furbabies said...

Well you sure out did yourself with this one - I just keep looking and looking at it - so very cool- I can't believe just how well this all flows together-
Very very nice !
God Bless
Chris

LEMphotography said...

Adorable! I love what you did with this! Love the beaded swing!

Lauren

Peggie said...

What a clever idea. Love the card.

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