Monday, July 23, 2012

Wedding Bliss

Today's challenge is to create a project for a special couple for a wedding or anniversary. Please stop by the Fantabulous Cricut Challenge Blog to get all of the details so you can play along.


For my project, I utilized Cricut Craft Room to make two different sized labels from the Accent Essentials Cricut Cart. I sized one label at 5", copied and pasted it, then resized it a little bigger. The couple came from The Good Old Days Imagine cartridge. I printed the main image as well as just the couple so I could "pop" them up for added dimension.

I have a little trick for making coordinating patterned card stock that doesn't come with the cartridge. Find an image with a patterned background you like, separate the layers in CCR, delete all of the images except the patterned one, make it a little larger than the cut you need, then do a Print Only. Reinsert the card stock and do a Cut Only of the image you want. I did this for the bottom layer. The off white layer was embossed using the Sizzix Small Dots Texturz Plate.


I also added some "antiqued" white seam binding and a little tag with the perfect sentiment from My Craft Spot's Tiny Tags set. Oh, and yes, can't forget a little Stickles:-)

Thanks for stopping by! Don't forget to check out FCCB new challenge today:-) Have a creative day!

16 comments:

  1. Absolutely stunning - thanks for sharing this beautiful card.

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  2. Your card is so charming! I love the sweet vintage image and the way you popped it up. The pretty embellies look perfect!
    Thanks for sharing! :)

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  3. Lovely vintage card. I love how you got the bottom layer. Great idea.

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  4. So cute Tammy. I just ordered this cart so was glad to see such a cute cut from it. Love the vintage look.

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    1. Thank You:-) You're going to love this cart!

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  5. This is an absolutely beautiful card!
    Sheila FCCB DT

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    1. Thank you, Sheila! You are super sweet:-)

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  6. Stunning card and love this image. I have to get into the Craft Room to try out new things. DT Hugs!

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  7. Wonderful card! I love the vintage image - and that tiny tag is just perfect!

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