Champagne Congrats

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Hello! So glad you’ve stopped by today!

I am back to share a clean and simple wedding congratulations card, featuring a beautiful color combo that was inspired by the current Stampin’ Royalty Picture Inspiration challenge. For this card, I thought it might be fun to create some champagne glasses as the main focal image for my design.

Looking through my stamp stash, I found some glasses that are part of the Sweet Stamp Shop Happy Hour stamp set. I stamped them in some gray ink, and watercolored them with some gray Derwent pencils and some Heidi Swapp gold color shine. I love how the color shine looks for the champagne! Its hard to see in the pictures, but the champagne sparkles beautifully in real life.


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Once my glasses were dry, I fussy cut them out and covered them in Glossy Accents; I also added some white details to the glasses once the Glossy Accents were dry, using a white paint pen.

My card base is created from white cardstock and inked with some Delicata Golden Glitz ink over a Heidi Swapp stencil.

I die cut my white panel using the Spellbinders Tranquil Moments die set, and layered a piece of vellum behind it to soften the pattern on the card base, before adhering it to the card with foam tape.


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I also die cut the word “congrats” four times from black cardstock, using the Simon Says Stamp Cake & Congrats die set. The die cut is then adhered to my white die cut panel, along with the champagne glasses.

For a subtle embellishment, I scattered some small white pearls around the design, and also tied a bow from some turquoise ribbon and adhered it to my champagne glasses.

And that finishes off my card… Clean and simple, with a soft and elegant feel. I really like how it turned out and I hope you enjoyed too! Thanks so much for stopping by!



This card is submitted into the Stampin’ Royalty challenge #273 “Picture Inspiration”, the CASology challenge #142 “Sweet” (because what could be sweeter than a wedding!?) and the Simon Says Stamp “In the Middle” Monday challenge, as everything in my card is centered in the middle.


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7 Responses

  1. LOVE the bubbly! congrats on being one of our top picks at Stampin’ Royalty with this cute card!

  2. Stunning work!!! Thanks so much for sharing it with us at the Simon Says Stamp Monday Challenge Blog! – Ashli :)

  3. Judy1223 says:

    Wow, this is gorgeous! I adore that frame and the pretty green bow! Thanks for joining us at CASology…you are right, weddings are sweet!

  4. Greta H says:

    Never would have combined the stencil & the die cut–so elegant & gorgeous!

  5. Jen W. says:

    A gorgeous card especially the coloring and shine on the champagne glasses! Thanks for playing along with CASology this week!

  6. Ashwini says:

    Its really beautiful and elegant! I love the color combo. The die is really fantastic – never would have thought that a die like that can be used for a modernish-classic card (does that make sense!?) Love it!

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