I made two die cuts of the same size out of two different pieces of patterned paper and cut off the bottom third of the "solid" one to create a space to stamp my sentiment. When layered, the pieces fit together perfectly.
Stamp: sentiment (Papertrey Ink)
Papers: cardstock (Memory Box Water), patterned (Memory Box Dewfrost)
Inks: Staz On Timber, Colorbox Chalk Dark Brown
Accessories: ribbon (Fabricland), butterfly punch (Martha Stewart), pearls (Kaiser), Spellbinders Labels 8