Friday, April 29, 2011

Royal Wedding Theme Card

 
I haven't had a chance to make any projects the last couple of days, so I made time this morning to create a card in honor of today's Royal Wedding. I used Core Couture paper and cut the bride and groom at 3" from the Sweethearts cart. I used an EK Success punch for the bottom of the red paper. The ribbon is from Hobby Lobby and I made the rose out of Core'dinations Roy G Biv cardstock. I added pearls and crystals embellishments.
This was my first attempt at a double-slider card and I just love it! The top slides out to reveal "Just Married," cut from Sweethearts at 2", and the bottom is a stamp that reads "In honor of Love, May you blossom and flourish in your new life together. I used a Fiskars punch to round the corners on the sliders.

I am entering the card in the following challenges:
  1. Whimsical Wednesday Challenge #4 - project to celebrate the royal wedding
  2. Card Cupids - Create a card and use a punch
  3. Patches of Pink - Link-up Party
  4. Joyful Stamper -  Inspire Me Friday's 4: Anything Goes
  5. Paper Cutz Challenge #89 - Anything Goes
Thanks for looking and have a great weekend :)

22 comments:

  1. Well if this was your first attempt at a double-slider card you mastered it! :-) This is a wonderful card. Love the ribbon treatment at the bottom and the red and black are just striking together. Blessings!

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  2. i love this card! the colors are awesome and sentiments sliding out was a great idea! Good luck from the Whimsical Wednesday design team!

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  3. WOW This is soo Amazing!I love the combo of Red and black,Super beautiful!Thanks for playing along with us at Whimsical Wednesday! :)

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  4. What a great card in honor of the royal wedding :) Thanks for your sweet comment on my recipe album :)

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  5. Love your double slider! The colours are so regal and your rose is awesome!

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  6. Thanks for joining us at Card Cupids with this lovely work!

    Greetings, Saskia
    (guest designer)

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  7. Fantastic card.. There is a Blog Award for you on my Blog.. Thanks for sharing your creations!

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  8. WOW, this is stunning. I have never heard of a double slidder card. You did a fabulous job on it.

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  9. Lovely Double Slider. I also made my first double slider card a few days back.
    Keep Crafting
    Cheers
    Sonia
    http://cardsandschoolprojects.blogspot.com

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  10. Oh my this is just GORGEOUS! I love the black and red combination! I love how different the card is~ I have never seen this type before! Thank You for playing along with us at Whimsical Wednesday!

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  11. Oh I forgot to say I LOVE that flower/bow... just perfect too!

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  12. What a pretty card to honor the Royals. I have never made a double slider before, but I think I am going to give it a try, I love the stamped sentiment. Great job!!!

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  13. Fantastic card - must have a go at one of those cards myself one day!

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  14. What an awesome card!!! I love the paper and pearls and flower! SO COOL! Thanks for playing at Whimsical Wednesdays!

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  15. This is absolutely stunning!! I love the double slider and color combo. Great job!!

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  16. I have never seen a double slider card. It is very pretty! Thanks for joining Card Cupids challenge this week.

    Steph
    http://charmingpapercrafts.blogspot.com

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  17. This is so pretty. I was married in Septiember and I just love this card nice...

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  18. Thanks for your comments on my blog and for following. I am following yours too!

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  19. Very beautiful. The papers look so sparkly and your sentiments are lovely! Thanks for playing along with us at Whimsical Wednesdays! Hugs, Cathryn67 :)

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  20. This is quite lovely! I really like your choice of colors, the shimmer & the images.
    Nice job!
    Thanks for playing along with us at Whimsical Wednesday!
    Crafty best wishes,
    Sonia

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  21. Wow, your card is stunning. I have been wanting to try a slider card! I can't believe this is your first one, it is totally perfect. I LOVE the way you made the bow and then put a flower in the center. So creative. Great job with the challenge thank you for joining us at Whimsical Wednesday this week.:)

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