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Truly Love

Hey Everyone! I hope you are enjoying your week! I just got back from Phoenix yesterday and was there for just about a week for the Spellbinders' retreat. We had a great time! So, I came back from the trip truly inspired and created this card last night. Since I was feeling the love, I made a love themed card.

Thanks so much for your visit! Enjoy your Wednesday!

  1. Trim brown damask patterned paper to 4.25" x 5.5" and adhere to an A2 card base.
  2. Stamp ledger on rustic cream cardstock, distress and ink, then adhere to card front at an angle.
  3. Apply scor-tape and add lace and rose trim.
  4. Stamp sentiment on melon berry cardstock, ink and pop off card front.
  5. Ink scrolls with dye ink and adhere to card front. Pop one end off card front with foam adhesive for added dimension.
  6. Spray card front with glimmer mist for subtle sparkle.
Tips & Tricks
  • Gather rose trim to create a full rose pattern and overlap on lace trim for an elegant effect.

Stamps :: JustRite - loving words; Unity - vintage ledger
Ink :: Ranger - anique linen, vintage photo, old photo; SU! - chocolate chip
Cardstock :: PTI - rustic cream, melon berry
Patterned Paper :: Melissa Frances (brown damask)
Embellishments :: Websters Pages - lace trim, rose trim; Pink Paislee - artisan element scrolls


Julie Overby said...

Beautiful card! Lovin' the bloomers!

Eveline said...


claudia shadler said...

wowza, Ashley yer creativity never fails to impress, this card is gorgeous! I luv it, the lace and the flowers are awesome, perfect!

Clouds :D

Smita said...

Wow! I love the flowers and the flourishes... in fact, everything! Missed commenting on the past few posts... each one is more gorgeous than the other!!

A fan from India,
Smita :-)

Maureen Merritt said...

Beautiful & elegant! Your rose trim is stunning!!

Els said...

What a gorgeous card, Ashley! I love the rose trim combined with the lace! Great colors too!

Carole Pillon said...

J'aime, j'adore, j'adhère ... ahahhahaha

I love it, I adore it, I suscribe it .....

This is such a gorgeous card, thanks for sharing !!!


Jessica said...

This is absolutely stunning, Ashley!!!! Love the colors and the rose trim over lace is simply scrumptious :)

Gloria Westerman said...

This is so pretty.....I love it....

Unknown said...

This is just breathtaking Ashley! Pure eye candy...thank you for sharing. Barb

Deborah Young said...

Just beautiful, Ashley! I had a blast with you in Phoenix. After all that food, we need to start some aerobics!

Mona Pendleton said...

Gorgeous card Ashley! You worked magic with the lace & ribbon!

Tiffany Ervin said...

Lovely vintage and romantic all in one!!

Alice said...

those webster's trim is to die for!! what a gorgeous card!! love it!

Dawn said...

This is breath-taking. I love how you have been doing the vintage look a lot lately. So jealous, that's genre I have a tough time capturing.

Valerie M said...

I found some rose trim like yours last weekend, and am really looking forward to using it. I see you used Scor-tape to hold it down. Did you consider sewing it down?

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