So both cards use the Blushing Bride Glimmer Paper cut with the Rose Garden Thinlits Die. What I used on Card #1 is the outlined part of the die:
Isn't the Glimmer Paper beautiful? You should see it in real life and I know I can convince you to purchase some now if you haven't already...right?
For Card #2 I kept all the "guts" from the die-cut on Card #1 and inserted them into a 2nd die-cut from Whisper White Cardstock. All I did was glue the white die-cut on my card base and then glued all the Blushing Bride Glimmer pieces on the inside of the flower:
So as you can see....no waste of my precious paper! Take notice the shape of my card base below:
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