I was inspired to make this card for the Cards In Envy latest challenge "Stripes".
I remembered to take photo's of this technique as I went along (that's good for me!) so that I could explain what I've done with pictures to help you see. Cards in Envy have to be no more than 1/4" thick so as to fit in an American Envy envelope i.e no bulk - no ribbons, buttons, excessive layering etc - so what you see here is an optical illusion and is all on ONE PIECE OF CARD with one single backing of rich plum card - I impressed myself with this one I have to admit!!!!!
Ok, here we go with my step by step:-