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1.06.2010

Mr. & Mrs.





Happy Hump Day Everybody! We're almost at the end...I can see it! The first week back from a vacation is always so very hard. My mind is so focused on getting to the next holiday, which is less than two weeks away...YAAAAY! Alrighty, now that I've gotten the vacation topic off of my chest, here is a card I made "last year"...really just last month! It's a wedding card for the Mister and Misses! It's traditional, but that pop of yellow makes it hip. Why do I envision giving this to one of the Ace of Cakes employees? I like that show. Do you watch it? I wish I had my own wedding cake made by them. I really could have too since they are located in Baltimore and I got married only about 45 minutes away...SHUX! OK - I went off again on a tangent! Just a tad bit chatty while typing this! Anyway, I have lots of designer deadlines fast approaching, but I have a few cards up my sleeve to share with you in the meantime!

Have a fun day and as always, I'm so grateful for your visit!

Instructions
  1. Trim yellow cardstock to create an A2 card base.
  2. Trim patterned paper and adhere to card front.
  3. Trim white strip and stamp polka dot pattern.
  4. Stamp sentiment, then adhere to card front.
  5. Add ribbon.
Supplies

Stamps :: Papertrey Ink - background basics (polka dot II), big and bold wishes
Ink :: Stampin' Up! - black
Paper :: Papertrey Ink - white; Stampin' Up! - crushed curry; Hambly - brocade black patterned paper
Embellishments :: Papertrey Ink - black ribbon

10 comments:

sarahmartina said...

LOVE IT! We both posted wedding cards!!! Both with black on black stmaping!!! Yours is *so* hip, just as you said! Love it!

Maile Belles said...

How funny is that, you and Sarah both posted wedding cards! But I love it!!! Simply gorgeous! I love those polka dots and I just ordered that sentiment set. Your killing me with this card, hope my order comes soon!

mom2christopher said...

Simply elegant! :) Kathy

Courtney Baker said...

Oh I love that show too! They are all just so likable.

And love this card! I think you are totally right about the yellow!

Wendy said...

Love that colour combo Ashley, it is so stunning!

marianagrigsby said...

hey... another wedding card!!!! (I just checked out Sarah's blog)...I love your card!!!

Heather P. said...

This is so pretty! Love the pop of yellow, such an unexpected & fun detail.

Ace of Cakes is one of my favorite shows... I love that even though it's "work" they still have a great time doing what they love.

Shauna {SK Studios} said...

beautiful! i love how it's super CAS but it's really elegant! i've never used that color combo before, but now i'm totally gonna have to try it! :D and i love Ace of Cakes... i thought about getting one one time, but found out they're $1000+... darn. hehe

Alice Wertz said...

fabulous card, Ashley! love that pop of yellow! I LOVE Ace of Cakes, too!!!! isn't it a super show? =)

Laura Davis said...

Very striking!
hugs
Laura

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