You know that when summer starts to draw to a close that fall is approaching, but there is always that longing to hold on for a bit – like the desire to capture the spark of a firefly in a jar to enjoy the light for just a little longer.
The Jar of Love set is the epitome of summer love. I shared a card made with this set earlier in July but I now feel the need to pick up these stamps again before the leaves turn colors and we begin our holiday cards in earnest.
Who can resist these bright denizens of the dark summer night? I gave mine shiny lights made with gold sequins pulled from the spool of sequin trim. The Night of Navy background embossed with the Softly Falling embossing folder conveys countless more winging on the horizon.
Here are the colors that I used on the You Light Up My Life card, along with Whisper White, black ink and gold embellishments:
And here are the supplies that I used to make the card: