Tuesday Trigger:Pretty Little Petits Four

Have you seen the yammy Tuesday Trigger inspiration at Moxie Fab World? It is too good to pass up 🙂

I went for a very literal interpretation (which I usually do), except in my card, the design is like wall decor:

Tuesday Trigger

The wood-grain pattern is a free digital paper from Mel. I printed it on an off-white paper and trimmed it (unfortunately the trimmer was bad and wouldn’t cut straight). I adhered the wood-grain piece directly on the card base, which is Walnut cream card stock from Bazzill. Again, I did a pretty bad job as I was taking it off and placing it trying to make it straight when my piece itself wasn’t straight!

Next I adhered  the pink squares which are like little vases. Wondering how they are like vases? Here is another shot where I placed a small branch of dried flowers in one of them:

Tuesday Trigger

This is how they look close up:


The pink flowers are real flowers as well. They are cherry blossoms which I had picked earlier today. Normally I would have made some paper flowers, but since I am away from home and don’t have any of my flower punches or dies with me, I decided to use the real flowers.

I wonder how they would look like dried up…I will do an update photo next week.

Given all the imperfections I was still happy with the way this card turned out. I suppose it just goes with the natural elements in it.

Thanks for stopping by!

14 responses

  1. This is absolutely perfect Tasnim!! I *love* how you used real cherry blossom – it totally makes the design!! Clever little vase feature too!

  2. Hey Tasnim! Thanks for linking this up to this week’s Tuesday Trigger in the Moxie Fab World! I’m so glad you joined in on all the fun! 🙂

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