Sunday, January 24, 2010

Simple One-Layer Valentine with Cuttlebug & Core'dinations

I recently won 2 generous packs of Core'dinations papers (thanks again, Maggie!), which I've always been curious about! One pack includes Whitewash and Black Magic papers. The colors cores are either whitewashed or covered in black so that when you emboss, sand, tear or antique it, the color core shows beautifully through. I chose a whitewashed pink to emboss with my new Cuttlebug Flourished Frame folder, then lightly sanded the embossing. It gave such a soft, subtle look that I decided to keep it soft and simple, stamping my swirly heart and sentiment, and just sprinkling a few pearls for a little extra glam. So fun to play with new product!!!
Paper: Core'dinations WhiteWash Collection CS
Stamps: PTI's Sweet Love & Mixed Messages
Ink: PTI's Charcoal ; pink (source unknown)
Tools: Spellbinders' Wizard; Cuttlebug Flourished Frame EF; sand paper; pearls from stash


Gwen said...

This is gorgeous Marge! love the look of that paper... even more gorgeous with the pearls too. This makes a Beautiful valentine card :)

Jak Heath said...

So elegant, pink on pink has worked so well.

marianne-g said...

What a sweet card. Like the pearl accents and the soft color.

Kelly said...

I agree with Gwen - this really is gorgeous! I'll have to check out the embossing frames. Very cool.


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