They lend themselves to further decoration.
(Scroll back & you will notice others)
My first card is for Cardz4guyz where the theme is black and white.
I made a tag saying pop (Grandfather) then placed it on a black newsprint border with 3 strips of washi tape.
I've layered some of the smaller items in my counterfeit kit including a small doiley,a fussy cut flower and a 3d sticker butterfly. The butterfly has clear glitter on its wings.
And my 3rd card is for http://paperplaysketches.blogspot.com.au/
where this is the sketch
Here's my entry, again using my counterfeit kit.
I rather like yellow black & white together.