Tuesday, March 10, 2009

My First Engagement Card!

My friends Annette and Tommy just got engaged and I'm so happy for them!  Saturday was their engagement party and I wanted to make them a card.  The thing is, I've never made an engagement card before.  Isn't that crazy?

So, I took Friday's Limited Supplies challenge on SCS and used it for this card.  The challenge was to make a card in less than 30 minutes.  Ack!  But most of my stuff has been coming together fairly quickly lately so I gave it a go.  

I wanted this card to have a "something blue" theme.  The stamp is from Studio G.  I put Stickles on the diamond, OF COURSE!  It has to sparkle!  And I colored the ring part in with glittery gel pen so it sparkles too.  The ribbon says "True Love" on it so I thought that would be a pretty and sweet touch.  

So, now I've conquered my first engagement card and hopefully will have more to do in the future.  I guess this could easily be a wedding card too.  Happy Tuesday everyone!

11 comments:

  1. it's so pretty.

    i miss you.

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  2. Beautiful card! It is perfect for an engagement or wedding. Great job!

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  3. That is a beautiful engagement card and YES, the ring has to be blingy! *LOL*

    Just wanted to drop by and say hello and WELCOME TO THE TEEEEEAM!!! Looking forward to working with you and seeing more of your projects and creations!

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  4. Aww this is so sweet Ash!!! I love that color!!

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  5. Wow Ashley this is adorable and I love the CBF you used and that ring is so cute too!!! Your colors are perfect for an engagement card!!!

    Heather

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  6. This is a pretty card, love all your details.
    Hugs,
    Jodi =)

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  7. Ashley what a beautiful card, love the cb folder you used and nice ring.

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  8. This is so pretty!! That is one of my favorite embossing folders!! Looks great!!

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  9. This is too great! I love the ring!

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