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Friday, 26 April 2013

Silver Wedding

Hope you are all well and looking forward to the weekend.  I have had this week off work.  We were away last weekend and got back on Monday.  I have managed to get a bit of crafty time in but other things keep getting in the way.  On the plus side the weather has been better this week. If it keeps up over the weekend then some gardening will have to be done.  Lots of tidying up to do from winter and the weeds are now starting to come through.

The card I am sharing today is one I did for my daughter to give her friend's parents for their silver wedding.

The stamp I have used is a Penny Johnson one from Stampavie.  I just love it and have inked it up several times.  I decided to keep with the monochrome feel and not add any colour to the image.  The background is some foiled acetate.  I kept the embellishments fairly simple: ribbon, feathers, pins and a pearl heart.  

I am pleased to say that my daughter's friend's parents loved the card.  
Thanks for popping by and see you again soon.

I would like to enter the following challenges:
Visible Image - Get stamping
Stamping Sensations - Special Occasions
Crafty Sentiments - Monochromatic
Simon Says - Anything goes
Fab N Funky - Love
Creative Inspirations - Ribbons and Pearls
Crafty Ribbons - Anything goes with ribbon


MagsB said...

Oh Mags, what a gorgeous, romantic card! I love the beautiful image, it's so delicate, and the pearl heart is beautiful!

I'm not surprised the recipients love it!

love Mags B x

Kelly Lloyd said...

Great card mags, that image is beautiful, not seen it before.
Have a great weekend
Hugs Kelly

Sue - bearhouse said...

Stunning card Mags. Such a beautiful image and I love the elegant design
Hugs Sue xx

Doreen said...

Beautiful card.xxx

Sonia said...

What a fabulous card my dearest friend^_^
Wonderful embellishments as always^_^
Have a sweet weekend^_^

Craftin Suzie (Susan Flynn) said...

A stunning Anniversary card Mags, love the elegant design and the foiled acetate! Susan x

Joey said...

Mags this is fab, so very elegant, thanks for joining us at Crafty Sentiments. Joey dt xx

Rene said...

Wow!!! This is gorgeous! I love it! Thank you so much for sharing this with us at Creative Inspirations! Good luck and I hope to see you back Wednesday for a new challenge!
Rene ;D

Gretha said...

Such a very lovely card
Thanks for joining the Crafty Ribbons Challenge
x Gretha

brenda said...

A lovely wedding anniversary card Mags, thanks so much for sharing with us at Stamping Sensations challenge.

B x

Zoe said...

What a beautiful anniversary card Mags, really classy, love the image xxx

Sue Ashcroft said...

What a beautiful card :o) good luck in our challenge at visible Images, Suze

Vicky said...

A beautiful card!! Thank you for joining us at Fab'n'Funky this week

hugs Vicky xxx

pinky said...

This is really beautiful Mags. Thanks for joining us at Stamping Sensations.

Lisa Jane said...

what a beautiful monochrome card , so pretty
Thanks for joining in our challenge at Crafty Sentiments this week
Lisa x

Hippieaud (aka Audrey) said...

This is gorgeous Mags, wow I just love everything about it, so elegant. Thanks so much for playing at Crafty Sentiments this week.

Jingle said...

This is absolutely beautiful! Gorgeous card! Thanks so much for playing along with us over at the Simon Says Stamp Challenge Blog!

Rach83 said...

Oh this is really stunning and elegant. I love the acetate background and your monochromatic colour scheme.

Thanks for playing along at Fab'n'Funky Challenges this week.

Rachel x

Lorraine A said...

Gorgeous card Mags :-) the whole design is stunning,so elegant and pretty ! :-)

thanks for joining us on the Crafty Ribbons Challenge
Lols x x x