Sunday, 7 August 2011

Wedding neutrals

It was only after I sent this wedding card that I realised that a birdcage isn’t perhaps the most appropriate image! Hope the bride and groom don’t feel caged in – oops! I’m not very good at elegant cards for frilly occasions such as weddings so I went for soothing neutrals – but with a hint of bling. Which, of course, the photo doesn’t show. After I completed the card I spritzed it with some Champagne Mist shimmer spray made from Champagne Mist shimmer paint and alcohol.

But, other than the bling you can’t see, the perhaps drab colours for a wedding and the inappropriate image, I really do like this card!

If you'd like to have a go at distressing, why not come along to my class in September? Details are on my events page, here.

Stamps: Nature Walk, Something to Celebrate (hostess)
Cardstock: Sahara Sand, Soft Suede, Very Vanilla
Ink: Sahara Sand, Soft Suede
Accessories: Distressing Kit, Taffeta Ribbon – Very Vanilla, Neutrals buttons, linen thread, Basic pearls

All products by Stampin' Up!®

4 comments:

  1. well I love it, the birdcage is a very elegant image, and I think suits the occasion beautifully!
    Kelly xx

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  2. Wow, this is beyond gorgeous! I absolutely love it!

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  3. This is lovely, I think the neutral colours are just right.

    Ann

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  4. This is gorgeous! Perfection! The birdcage is perfect, they are "lovebirds" getting married :)

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