Vellum Butterfly Wedding Card

Morning everyone!  Another non-DT card from me today….  You may remember that I showed you a thank you card made for my brother to take to South Africa with him next week?  Well, today I have the card I made for him to give to the happy couple whose wedding he is attending there.

lorraine wedding card full

Steering well clear of digis, I thought it might be nice to create a memento card for them, with their names and the date of their special day.  I used my Silhouette to cut the names, date and frame from cardstock and a little sparkly vellum.  The names and date were glued directly to the card base, while the frame was popped up on 3D pads for a little extra depth.  The butterfly was created using my Martha Stewart punch – my favourite embellishment for wedding cards and invitations!

lorraine wedding card flat

The asymmetrical frame tricks the eye a little – I can assure you that the names and date are perfectly centred, but the unusual shape of the frame keeps making me check it…!  It’s been driving me a little bit potty, can you tell?

Best wishes to the happy couple!

I’d like to enter this card into the following challenges:

Creative Card Crew – KISS

Lexi’s Creations – Monochromatic

ABC Challenge – F Is For Flowers

Crafting Musketeers – Butterflies

Thanks for reading x

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18 thoughts on “Vellum Butterfly Wedding Card

  1. So pretty and delicate I love the butterfly and have this punch as well, must use it more along with all the other things I have 🙂

  2. Love this gorgeous card. Such lovely colours. Thank you so much for sharing your lovely creation with us at Creative Card Crew.
    Hugs
    Cathy
    xxxxxx

  3. Beautiful , thank you for joining us over at the Crafting Musketeers this month , Fran (DT) xxx

  4. Hi VeryBelle – what a gorgeous card! Love the fresh colour scheme and the gorgeous sparkles on the flowers and butterfly. Thanks for joining us at Lexi’s Creations this time.
    Helen x (DT)

  5. Such a pretty card, love the design. Thank you for sharing with us over at ABC Challenge. Take care, Ann-Marie xxx

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