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April 17, 2011

Tying the Knot at Polka Doodles

The current challenge at Polka Doodles is to create a project with a wedding theme in mind.  I made this card for a co-worker.  The picure isn't very good, because I had to take it in a hurry.  But hopefully you get the idea.


I cut the dress from the Cricut Wedding Solutions cartridge.  It had sleeves, but I decided I would leave them off.  I used tacky tape on the bodice and added micro beads.  The top layer of the dress was made from an embossed paper and I added micro beads to the embossed pattern using Crystal Lacquer.  The background is a beautiful embossed vellum that I have had for ages and I used a cream and gold ribbon on each side to frame the dress.  The flowers are actually table confetti that have been dressed up with some gold brads.  They actually have a wonderfuly pearly sheen to them.

Card measures 5.5" x 4.25"


4 comments:

  1. Lovely to see your work at Polka Doodles! Thanks for joining us and good luck!

    Greetings, Saskia

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  2. What a beautiful card. Thanks for joining us at Polka Doodles.

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  3. Lovely card, glad you could join us at Polkadoodles this week. Good Luck! Colette xx

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  4. Wow, this is absolutely beautiful. Thanks for joining in with our wedding challenge at Polkadoodles,
    Em.x

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