When I make dark card bases, instead of making an insert I often use a white gel pen to write my message. It contrasts nicely with the cardstock and is easy to read. What do you do for dark card bases?
Paper: PTI Smokey Shadow, Staples light grey
Stamps: PTI Gracious Vases, Mat Stack 1 collection
Misc: Zing embossing powder - white, gold; Stampendous garnet embossing powder, foam dots; pink sparkly ribbon from stash