My DH and I have our 40th anniversary coming up very soon so I wanted to get a card made and this seemed like the perfect opportunity. A vintage look seemed appropriate since we've been around a while. I left the card stock at the 11" length so there is a little border on the last layer when it's folded.
Date: Monday, May 26, 2014 GMT Views: 1544
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Registered: July 27, 2007 Location: Dublin, Ireland Posts: 75478
Mon, May 26, 2014 @ 2:36 PM
40 years! That's certainly worth celebrating - congratulations. This turned out beautifully; I really like your idea of having the little decorative border showing when the card is closed, and the combination of both words and letters on the blocks is a very clever idea.
Your vintage front is so lovely; I always struggle with those decorative elements in Carte Postale and am delighted to see how they can be used.
Registered: February 5, 2007 Location: St. Louis, MO Posts: 65327
Mon, May 26, 2014 @ 2:59 PM
BEAUTIFUL, Pat! Your DH is going to be blown away by this special anniversary card. Happy 40th Anniversary! Love your soft colors and vintage feeling with this intricate format that is a marvel. Well done!
Registered: April 4, 2008 Location: Sahuarita, Arizona originally from New Brunswick, Canada Posts: 18355
Mon, May 26, 2014 @ 3:28 PM
what a gorgeous vintage looking card and perfect for an anniversary... love what you put on the blocks and also love the most beautiful dp.... very well done... congratulations on your upcoming anniversary.....