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Damask

Just got a new impression plate from Taylored Expressions--Damask/Houndstooth.  Love it!  I'm very picky about my damask patterns, so when I find one I like, I grab it.

This first card is for my friend who just got married.  SO happy for her!


This second card is a replica of a set I made for my friend but was too rushed to take pics, so I made one later with my initial. :)


This last one is an attempt at a faux letterpress--I brayered ink onto the IP, then ran it through my Cuttlebug. I really like how it turned out!  Sometimes I have trouble with the ink getting in the wrong places on the IP, but this one was great.


Paper: PTI White, Blueberry Sky
Ink: PTI Blueberry Sky, Versamark, Versafine Onyx
Stamps: PTI Ambassador Monogram, Piece of Cake
Other: Taylored Expressions IP, PTI Blueberry Sky ribbon, Clear and Simple Stamps A Gray-cious Host ribbon, Cuttlebug slide dies, dimensional tape
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  1. So beautiful, Cheryl! That faux letterpress is stunning!

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