Monday, 5 March 2018

Less is More 366

Sadly, I have had need for sympathy cards of late. The challenge at Less is More has turned out to be a chance to add to my supply of these.

I kept coming back to the gorgeous Heartfelt Blooms set from Stampin' Up. The new style of stamp creates an image almost like an old-fashioned lithograph and is perfect for a simple, monochrome card, even though it also lends itself to colouring.  It actually looks amazing in just about any colour and makes a great background stamp too. This set is a Sale-a-bration item so is only available as a free gift with a qualifying purchase of $110 and only until the end of March.

You can see the beautiful shading in the stamp in this close-up.

If you live in New Zealand and would like to know how to get this fabulous set, then please message me via my Facebook page, linked in the sidebar, or leave a comment below.

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  1. This is quite lovely. I love the statement it makes with it's simplicity.

  2. Very difficult cards to make, but yours is very stylish and elegand and surely monochrome. Thank you for playing at Less is More

  3. Beautiful sympathy card, Jan. This stamp set is wonderful and I love its grain look as you say as an old lithograph. Fabulous and CAS design in these monochrome tones. Thanks so much for sharing and for playing along at Less is More.

  4. Simply stunning. A beautiful and elegant stamp and superb shading and detail. Thanks for joining us at Less is More for our monochrome challenge.

  5. A beautiful retro card. A lovely stamp

  6. Such a beautiful card for a sad occassion. Those blooms are elegant and very tasteful and that lithographic look is amazing. Thank you so much for sharing this with us at Less is More xx