A Perfect Pair

Stampin up bright delights rub-ons
I haven't made a wedding card in awhile and decided to play with a lively one for today's Mojo Monday Sketch.

My card base is 4.25 x 5.5 and scored at the top.  I used a Scallop Border Punch to doll up the bottom (and the back).  TIP:   I initially went longer than 5.5" by about 1/2" (top to bottom) since I knew I would lose a little length when I used the punch.

No stamps or ink required.  The pear is from Stampin' Up!'s Bright Delights Rub-Ons.  Crisp and easy placement on a 2 x 2 square of Whisper White is a snap.  A white Latte Designer Button with a sliver of Chocolate Chip card stock threaded through gives the pear 3-D pizzazz.

Stampin up bright delights pear After piercing the edges, the pear panel was adhered with Stampin' Dimensionals to Chocolate Chip.  TIP:  I prefer using dimensionals when I layer paper pierced panels so that the little holes don't get smashed by layering paper to paper.  Kiwi Kiss card stock follows.

I layered a Chocolate Chip checked pattern from Good Morning Sunshine Designer Series Paper (2.25 x 2.25) over another square of Kiwi Kiss.  The horizontal panel above the scallop edge is a combination of Kiwi Kiss card stock and a Hidden Garden Rub-On. 

The final touches are two more Latte Designer Buttons (I gotta order more of these guys–love 'em) and a "perfect pair" sentiment from Chit Chat Rub-Ons.  TIP:  Buttons stay securely in place with Mini Glue Dots.

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Paper:  Whisper White (100730), Kiwi Kis (111353), Chocolate Chip (102128), Good Morning Sunshine Designer Series Paper (113966)
Cool Tools:  Paper Piercer, Mat and Template (104310, Stampin' Up! Crafter's Tool Kit), Scallop Border Punch (112091)
The Perfect Touch:  Bright Delights Rub-Ons (113887), Chit Chat Rub-Ons (111804), Hidden Garden Rub-Ons (111414), Latte Designer Buttons (114333), Mini Glue Dot (103683)

Bright delights


  1. Very cute. Thank you so much for sharing this one!!

  2. Clean, crisp and FANTASTIC!! What a wonderful card!!

  3. Hi Mary – love, love, love your take on the Mojo Sektch!!! Simply gorgeous!!!!

  4. WOW! I would have never thought this was a card for a wedding. love that. a card that you don’t know what it is for, until you open the inside.

    Good job.

  5. What an adorable wedding card 🙂 Love it, so different!

  6. This is one of my new favorites. The button on the pear is perfect!

  7. WOW! this is awesome! Love everything!!

  8. I really like this pair for a wedding card; in fact, I’ve been looking for a new idea for weddings. Thanks again for a fresh approach.

  9. I love it, Mary! Very unique and out-of-the-ordinary!

  10. Great card Mary! Very creative.

  11. Mary, you rock! You come up with the best ideas! I love seeing your work! Well done my friend!

  12. Cool idea for a wedding card. The pear (pair) is cute!

    Have a great day!

  13. Grace Lange-Way

    What a wonderful color combo – I would never have thought to put those colors together. They will be thrilled!

  14. Oh my!!! Mary, this is just TOO CUTE! I love the sentiment with the pear image … makes such a fun wedding card!

  15. What a great card! Love the layout and your use of buttons. Of course the pear and sentiment are too cute as well. I’m really liking those rub-ons!!

  16. Love those rub ons and the button topped pear is perfect! Love the patterned paper just above the scallops as well!


  17. Wow, am I in love with that wonderful green pear! LOVE your card.

  18. colleen kramer

    Very cool! Love the color combo. Amazing how one little section of that rub-on page lends itself to an amazing card! Well done!

  19. No stamps, no ink, just sheer loveliness.

    Another winner Mary!

    Hugs and blessings – Jean

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