I am frustatrated (see I can't even spell it right! Frustrated!!!!!!!!!)....I have nothing to show and I have been at it all afternoon! I have to make these cards for my aunts anniversary and it is very traditional here to have some gold on a golden anniversary card.....and that isn't really my thing - unless I do Christmas cards and even there I try to avoid gold! So I have been stamping, gold on white, white on gold, flowers, couples all sorts and I don't like any of it! Gold on black or black on gold would be ok in my opinion but I know what my mom would say...are you sending them your condolences?????? So I am a bit stuck here.....maybe gold and blue??????? I must come up with something......I better go back to my craft room....
Sweet dreams and hugsfrom a "frustatrated" Cardarian
oh so sorry to hear your mojo is missing with Gold. If my Mother was alive she would say the same thing about the black LOL! I am leaving you a link to a beautiful 50th Anniversary card I have seen - it might give you some inspirationReplyDelete
I understand your frustration ;-)ReplyDelete
maybe you have come up with something by now, but here is a link to some of my gold creations - I love using gold
the first card is for my SIL parents 50 wedding anniversary
hopefully, you might get some inspiration.
Good luck. Cathy, xxx
Oooooh I sure hope your creative juices started flowing when you went back in the studio! I know you will come up with something that works.ReplyDelete
Thanks for stopping by today :)
Ah - the frustration of trying too hard - how about making a nice card and then embossing gold ink around the edges for a frame, and the inside message in gold too? For me there's no more classic a combination than gold on cream, but you're going to get a lot of advice about this!ReplyDelete
Relax....remember me and the silly silver wedding invitations! Good luck!
I think black and gold can look quite classy, have a look here or try cream and gold as this always works.ReplyDelete
Thanks for your comment on my blog, I've bought a lot of my stamps from the stamp attic and another good one is happy-daze.net xxx
I'd go for gold and blue or gold and green. They work nicely togetherReplyDelete