Thursday, November 7, 2013

MIM

Make It Monday ~ Stamped Square Frames Challenge

I like this technique of making frames out of stamps that are not frames.  If you want to know how to do this, check out Dawn McVey's video HERE

Once I decided the simple layout I wanted for a Wedding card that I will need in a couple of weeks, this card came together fairly quickly (for me~that would be 1 + hours ;-)

The frame is created with a pretty little stamp from Fall Elegance by PTI which I stamped twice on each of the four sides in White ink onto a Kraft panel.  The sentiment is stamped in Black. The base card is square, so the square frame looks a lot better than my last attempt.

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PTI products used ~
Cardstock:  Base Card and Doves are Stamper's Select White 
Stamps:  Fall Elegance; Beautiful Butterflies

Die:  Bird from QuicKutz
Embossing: Base card is embossed with Sissix folder
Embellishments:  "Icicles" glitter from Stickles; black gems from Studio 18; gold rings from my stash 



8 comments:

  1. What a beautiful romantic wedding card, Helen! Love the doves holding the rings. Your frame is beautiful for this occasion!

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  2. Ohhhh I really like the frame. So sweet with the little doves. Great ideas and great wedding card!

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  3. How fun to use the flourish to create your frame! Perfect backdrop for the doves and rings!

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  4. Beautiful & so elegant. Hugs Bev x

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  5. This is SO lovely, Helen!
    I love the color combination.

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  6. great idea, a lovely wedding card

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  7. Very pretty! Love your frame! So perfect for the new couple!

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  8. Such a beauty - a perfect wedding card!

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