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Friday, 4 June 2010

Finally! Wedding Card!!

Finally I am able to share the pictures of the wedding card that I have made for my colleague in the Netherlands. 

We found out that although she isn't having any bridesmaids the colours of her flowers are red, pink and orange so I used that as my starting point.

I think this is one of my favourite cards ever!


I hope you like it too :-)

The papers are quite busy, but I think they work well together for this card - probably because the image is quite simple colour wise- not sure they would work with an image that had more colour in it??  Anyway, seeing as the bride is Dutch I think it's appropriate orange is one of the main colours ;-)


Those pins have come out to play again - this time I kept them neutral though.  I know you can buy ready made ones but they're quite easy to make and look really effective too.


I love the flowers on this card - this is the first time I've used small flowers like these ones, but love them - they are so different!


Supplies:
White Cardstock - Papermill; Orange Cardstock - Bazzill;
Papers - Love Shack "Baby", "Shimmy"and "Party" all Bo Bunny;
Orange Flowers - Woodware; Pink Flowers - Prima;
Stamps - Bride Nikki stamped with Memento Tuxedo onto Gina K Luxury cardstock and coloured with Copics, and Glamour Dust on her sleeves. 
Edge of the image stamped with stamps by Studio G, Series 11, stamped with pink Chalk Eye
Brads - Papermania;
Pins and Beads - Dunelm Mill; 
"Love" charm - from stash

To get it there safely I'm going to make a box for it and we're putting it in a padded envelope too!
Thanks for looking - have a great weekend

Sue xx

7 comments:

Julie said...

What a good job you got your camera back,TFS x

gayle said...

Saw this in the flesh. Beautiful card Sue. I'm sure the bride and Groom will absolutely LOVE it!X

Jeannie said...

It's beautiful Sue!

vicky said...

Fabulous Sue, this card is just beautiful. Am loving those colours! U clever thing:)xx

Zoechaos said...

Gorgeous the bright bold colours and papers set the image off perfectly and the flowers love them. Thank you for joining us at TT this day.

Teri said...

Thats gorgeous hun - love the bride.
Thanks for playing at Tuesday Taggers this week.
Hugs,
Teri x

PatR said...

Love the colours, great card. Thanks for joining the TT challenge
xx