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Quick Yet Elegant

August 19th, 2008 · 6 Comments

Quick Yet Elegant
Here’s a quick 5-1/4″ square Pink Pirouette card I designed for my stamp class last weekend (after starting with a View-Master card, we needed something quick and easy). We used the Scallop Edge Punch on a 2-7/8″ x 2-7/8″ piece of Kiwi Kiss card stock to create the fancy border.

The Say It with Scallops image was stamped with Riding Hood Red ink on Whisper White card stock and punched out with the new Scallop Square Punch. I used the extra wide Pink Pirouette grosgrain ribbon to embellish the card.

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All supplies by Stampin’ Up!® unless otherwise noted.
Stamps: Say It with Scallops
Paper: Pink Pirouette, Riding Hood Red, Kiwi Kiss, Whisper White, Bella Rose Designer Series Paper
Ink: Riding Hood Red
Accessories: Scallop Edge Punch, Scallop Square Punch, Pink Pirouette 1-1/4″ Grosgrain Ribbon, Stampin’ Dimensionals

Tags: clean & simple · truly elegant

6 responses so far ↓

  • 1 Tammy // Aug 19, 2008 at 12:47 pm

    Love this!! Especially the scallop punch technique!!

  • 2 Pat (mspfd) // Aug 19, 2008 at 4:48 pm

    Vera,
    Love all the cards we made Saturday. Love the clean, elegant look of this card. And TFS this great idea using the scalloped border punch!

  • 3 A-M // Aug 19, 2008 at 9:25 pm

    WOW! I love the way you used the scallop border punch to make that border! Will definitely have to bookmark this one to use at an upcoming workshop!

  • 4 Vickie Waugh // Aug 20, 2008 at 8:29 am

    Very pretty card! I LOVE the fancy border! I will definitely have to try that out!!

  • 5 Lisa Henke // Aug 20, 2008 at 8:31 am

    ooo, love the frame idea Vera. this card is soooo pretty. I just got my order yesterday (I ended up ordering the Big Shot!) and now I can play!

  • 6 Ann // Aug 20, 2008 at 7:06 pm

    Can you share the directions on how you made the beautiful border around the RMHC stamp. I would love to make that card for a special friend!
    Stampin’ Smiles from ear to ear,
    Ann

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