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A Little Patriotic Flair
I created this card for a friend that is retiring from the Air Force Reserves after 30 years. I used the WONDERFUL THOUGHTS Bundle for the sentiment, SILHOUETTE Dies for the embossed stars, and NESTED ESSENTIALS Dies for the shape. I also attached Blueberry Bushel (1/2") and Real Red (3/8") cardstock strips to a 3" x 5" piece of Basic White cardstock along with the star embossed 5/8" strip of Silver Foil specialty paper.
This graphic shows the sandwich I used to dry emboss the little star die along the Silver Foil strip.
Here's one last look at my project.
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Lovely card Joy, so unusual xReplyDelete
Thanks. It was fun to make something a little different than my typical card.Delete
Great card and so appropriate for the recipient.ReplyDelete
I really hope he likes it!Delete
Love it! Perfect for his retirement:)ReplyDelete
I thought so too 🙂Delete
I'm sure your friend will love this card! Great use of the stars!ReplyDelete
So thoughtful. Please thank him for his service! Thanks for sharingReplyDelete
I will thank him for his service. Thank you for your comment!Delete
This is a wonderful project. Thanks for sharing.ReplyDelete
So glad you like it!Delete