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Friendly Rose

March 16th, 2009 · 8 Comments

Friendly Rose

I was inspired by all the paper tole flowers I’ve been seeing lately, especially Lisa Somerville’s. I stamped the large Fifth Avenue Floral image three times with Pretty in Pink ink on Pink Pirouette card stock and cut those out to various sizes. I sponged Pretty in Pink ink around the edges before assembling the flower with dimensionals.

The Friendly Words wheel was rolled along the top of the Basic Gray card (I lined up the seam of the wheel with the edge of the card). The patterned paper I used is from the Walk in the Park Occasions Mini Designer Series Paper package. I scalloped the bottom edge and added three vintage brads, using the pattern of the paper to determine their placement.

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All supplies by Stampin’ Up!® unless otherwise noted.
Stamps: Fifth Avenue Floral, Friendly Words Jumbo Wheel
Paper: Basic Gray, Pink Pirouette, Walk in the Park Designer Series Paper
Ink: Basic Gray, Pretty in Pink
Accessories: Whisper White 5/8″ Satin Ribbon, Scallop Edge Punch, 1/16″ Circle Punch, Vintage Brads, Stamping Sponge, Stampin’ Dimensionals

Tags: truly elegant

8 responses so far ↓

  • 1 Rhonda L. // Mar 16, 2009 at 10:42 pm

    This is beautiful! I love the flower!

  • 2 Lisa Henke // Mar 17, 2009 at 8:13 am

    this is wonderful, Vera. love how you did that flower. this all came together so nicely!

  • 3 Angie Tieman // Mar 17, 2009 at 2:01 pm

    Absolutely gorgeous!! Love this color combo!!

  • 4 Lisa Somerville // Mar 17, 2009 at 4:38 pm

    Vera – this is stunning! Love the color combination too!

  • 5 Becky // Mar 17, 2009 at 9:08 pm

    I didn’t care too much for this set until now. The flower is beautiful.

  • 6 Heather P. // Mar 17, 2009 at 10:02 pm

    Ooooo, love this! Soooo pretty!

  • 7 Kristin Moore // Mar 18, 2009 at 2:18 pm

    Just gorgeous Vera! Love the dimension that gives your rose!! Your color scheme is amazing too! Perfecto!

  • 8 Cindy // Mar 20, 2009 at 9:37 am

    Emily peered over my shoulder and we both agree this card is gorgeous! The mix of colors and the DP is so stunning, Vera. I wasn’t sure how I could use that print, thanks for the inspiration! Love the tole flower too…

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