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Sympathy for a dear friend


I found out on Facebook that my BF from grade school - High school's brother passed away.
I wanted a simple slightly masculine but a touch of feminine card.
Found a few ideas online and this is the outcome.


The main thing I wanted to have was the cut background in cream on cream.
Gave the cards online a very elegant look.
So I found a background cut file I liked (and I already owned it)
Cut it out slowly on the silhouette and it cut beautifully - getting it off the mat was a challenge.
Added some simple flowers and pearls with a vine behind it.
Seemed the right balance and with it all in cream gave me the feel I was looking for. 



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