Sunday, 24 May 2009

Simply Stationery

I decided to make some Monogrammed Notecards for my Godmother, Evelyn, who lives in Cumbria & is one of the very few people I still correspond with in the old fashion way lol....

I've kept it quite simple, making my own background paper in her favourite colour, purple.

Recipe (PTI unless otherwise stated): Stamps - Simply Stationery, Guide Lines Two, Fresh Alphabet, Borders Corners Square & Boxes Bags Tags / Cardstock & Ink Pads - Lavender Moon, Plum Pudding & True Black / Ribbon - Luxe Satin Plum Pudding / Other - SU! Punches

Initially, I wanted to decorate the envelopes to match (with seals etc.) & showcase them in a fancy box (using a Lauren Meader template), but alas time restraints got in the way!
Hope you're having a lovely Bank Holiday weekend & thanks so much for stopping by :)
Love Stephanie xxx


Sarah B said...

Hi Step,

Hope things are ok, Miss you not being around get in touch to let us know you are ok!

Hugs Sarah B X

PS: Love the Stationary Set X

Tina said...

Wow, this set is so beautiful. And I´m glad to be back, althoug the time off has been very good.

Hugs Tina

Littlebear said...

This set is just beautiful Steph.
Clare x

Me said...

Hi Steph,

What a thoughtful & elegant gift. I still love to receive a 'letter' and what a joy to be able to send one of these beauties.

Aimes said...

Beautiful! Steph you're a bad influence on me - I think now I need a guidelines set as that background is lovely!
I love correspondance the good ol' fashioned way - way more exciting! Your Godmother is one lucky lady!
Hope you're having a fab bank holiday yourself!
Miss you here in blogland!

Dana F. said...

Wonderful and elegant set! Love the comination of plum, lavender and black. I still like to write "snail mail" every now and then and kept every single letter and postcard I received. Btw, your clear display is wonderful, too! Have a nice bank holiday :)

Steph said...

Sooo pretty well done steph x

scrappyjacky said...

Such an elegant set,Steph....and such lovely colours...I'm sure she'll love it.
I finally got the email you sent me about Ally Pally!!! Will keep it til the one in Sept!!!

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Caryn said...

Beautiful Steph. Love the background you made. What a great idea.

Caryn xxx

Amy said...

Love the combo of images from Simply Stationery and Guidelines 2! And what a beautiful color choice!