This card was made for a friend's daughter for her 21st birthday. We attended her birthday celebration on Saturday evening.
This pattern is from a book by Erica Fortgens, details below. I stiched the glasses with silver metallic thread and the slices of lime with rayon thread. I like the shiny look of rayon thread although both it and the metallic made threading a needle hellishly difficult!!! The 'bubbles; are little beads. I added some peel off stickers which say 'cheers' and '21' to complete the design.
I have also made some smaller versions of this pattern in the past.
These cards are small measuring 7.5cm x 6cm in total.
I tried a number of different colour combinations but the silver one with red beads is my favourite.
I did some faux stitching in silver to finish off these cards.
Pattern: 101 Ideas for Embroidery on Paper by Erica Fortgens published by Search Press
Clear or red glass beads
Threads: white, silver metallic, yellow and lime green rayon
Hybrid gel silver pen
Labels: Birthday, 21st