Saturday, 25 February 2012

Feeling a bit poorly at mo, actually feels like a pair of golf balls have got stuck in my throat :( - I am sure a packed afternoon of cardmaking will take my mind off them !!

I have made this card for my friends wedding later on in the year, and was really pleased with the way it has turned out. I have used a 12"x6" card base in blue, but the actual card front is 5" leaving a 1" folded border, with a ribbon inserted through.  Using my Cherish stamp, then heat embossed in silver.  The flower was punched in vellum, and inked at edges, with a beautiful gem embellishment in the centre.  Thinking I will be trying it in a few other colours, to see the results.


I would like to enter this into the following challenges:-

Emmas Cards UK - Shades of Blue
Crafters Companion  - Anything Goes
Make it Monday  - Anything Goes
One Stitch at a time - Digi or not
All sorts challenge  - Anything Goes
Drunken Stamper - Texture

18 comments:

  1. Your card is gorgeous! Seen your project on Make It Monday!

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  2. Wow Jo this is GORGEOUS!!!!! Hope you are feeling better soon!!
    Happy day to you:)
    Hugz

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  3. Simply Gorgeous,Thank you for playing along at One Stitch At A Time xx

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  4. WOW what a fabulous card. Love the flower!

    Hugs
    Linda xxx

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  5. Stunning card, love the color of the flower xx

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  6. Fabulous card,it looks just right love the flower

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  7. Wonderful Card, thanks so much for playing with us at OSAAT.

    I have some yummy blog candy here‘s the link if you are interested

    Xoxo Marjo

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  8. Really beautiful and elegant, I love that gorgeous flower
    Lindsay xx

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  9. Gorgeous card and very elegant too, loving the flower. Chris xx

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  10. so beautiful and elegant love it louise xx

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  11. Stunning card, love the flourish, flower design just beautiful. seen it on MIM. Carolxx

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  12. Hi, I came over from MIM to take a closer look at your gorgeous card!

    Stunning!

    Cheers,
    Kasey ~ in Oz

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  13. Beautiful card Jo, thanks for entering Emma's Crafty Challenge, good luck xx

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  14. The color scheme is perfect and the wow factor that flower brings is spectacular. Nicely done :)


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  15. Hi Jo your cards are brilliant, if you pop to my blog I have a surprise for you x
    http://sharonscraftycards.blogspot.com/

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