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Sunday 28 June 2015

On Your Wedding Day

Hi Folks
Hope you have all had an enjoyable weekend.  Spent Saturday afternoon with my daughters at a local event in our town for Armed Forces Day.  The weather was gorgeous and lovely to see so many people in our town supporting the event.  Today has been a bit quieter and a a day for catching up on things before the week ahead.

Today I thought I would share with you the card that I made for my Daughter and Son-In-Law for their wedding.  

I wanted to use the colour scheme of the wedding which was Royal Blue for the card.  My new Son-In-Law is a supporter of our local football team - Peterborough United - and their colour is blue.  Heather decided to choose their colour as the main theme for the wedding which did please Gary immensely.

For the card I used various embossing folders and dies.  The background is a swirly embossing folder, I added versamark to the folder before embossing and then sparkly embossing powder.  The frame die is a Sue Wilson die and I also used her lattice weaving dies for the inner background to the frame.  The roses were created with a bitty blossom die from Spellbinders and I added some Memory Box die flourishes.  A ribbon bow and some pearls to the corners etc finished the card.

Thanks for popping by and would love to know what you think.  I really appreciate all the lovely comments that you leave me.

I would like to enter this into the following challenges:
Not Just Cards - Anything goes
Dragonfly Dreams - Special Occasion
Creatalicious - Ribbon and pearls
Corrosive - Sparkle
Artistic Inspirations - Anything goes
That Craft Place - Layers
Papertake - Trio-tastic
Creative Moments - Anything goes/embossing
Crafty Ribbons - Anything goes
Sister Act - Anything goes
613 Avenue Create - Anything goes
Catch The Bug - Photo inspiration
Crafty Sentiments - Bingo (embossing/pearls/ribbon)


Sharon said...

I love your wedding card Mags. The embossed card is gorgeous and love the dies. Such a pretty flower arrangement and the bow is a beautiful finishing touch.
Hugs Sharon x

Kelly Lloyd said...

A really beautiful wedding card mags
Hugs Kelly

Sue said...

Such a stunning Wedding card which is sure to be treasured. Your design is so beautiful, I love the embossing, gorgeous detailing and wonderful sparkle.
Sue xx

rachel said...

your card is absolutely gorgeous Mags - I love the colour theme - it was infact the one that Shaun and I had for our wedding - not because of a football team though - just because Shaun loved blue! A wonderful make - thanks for sharing xx

Carole Pollard said...

Stunning card its fabulous this will be something they will treasure forever Love and hugs Carole x

Marianne's Craftroom said...

Beautiful and special card. Glad it went well, you looked lovely as did the bride of course x

Linda Simpson said...

Gorgeous card, loving the flowers and colours. You looked gorgeous too as well as the bride and her bridesmaids.
Linda xxx

Jacee said...

So lovely Mags, what a pretty design!
hugs JAcee
Simply Paper Card Design

Lisa xx said...

Such a beautiful card Mags, the details are wonderful!

Thank you for joining in with the Creatalicious challenge xx

Céline said...

gorgeous card
thanks for playing with us at crafty sentiments

Unknown said...

A Stunning card Mags, your daughter will treasure it forever, hugs xxx

Sam Lewis said...

A wedding card to really treasure! I love the story behind the colour choice too!
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Craftin Suzie (Susan Wykes) said...

A gorgeous wedding card Mags. I scrolled down and had a look at the wedding pictures, they are absolutely beautiful your daughters and you all look fabulous! Glad it all went well hugs Susan x

Dawn said...

Gorgeous card Mags, I love the colours & al the pretty little details!
Love all the embossing too!
Dawn xx

My Creative Therapy said...

Hi Mags,

What a beautiful wedding card! I love the blue & white! That lattice die is really cool! What a great look. Thanks for playing in our neighborhood this week!

Kathi, Owner
613 Avenue Create

Tammy Miller said...

Thanks so much for joining us in our June Photo Inspirational Challenge, I love your project and hope you will join us again very soon!

CraftingMum said...

Beautiful card, thanks for joining us at Artistic Inspirations. Louise DT x

Unknown said...

Your card is just stunning. I love the beautiful embossed background and the deep blue of those gorgeous flowers. Thank you for sharing your card with us at Dragonfly Dreams Challenge.

chanya13 said...

Fabulous card, thank you for joining us over on the Creative Moments Challenge blog. Good Luck!!! Agnieszka DT

downrightcrafty said...

absolutely gorgeous thank you so much for joining us at Crafty Ribbons
Hugs Kate xx

Melanie said...

You've made a gorgeous wedding card for your daughter & son-in-law, Mags!
Thank you soo much for taking part in our "ribbon & pearls” challenge over at Creatalicious & good luck in the draw.
Hope to see you again in our new challenge as well…

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