Monday, 15 February 2010

All You Need is Love

Crikey!! I don't know where the past week has gone to ... been very busy what with work and one thing & another , so didn't get any crafting in last week at all. Luckily I was able to have a really good sesh on Sunday, although being the slow-coach that I am I still didn't exactly make a mountain of cards lol!!

Anyhow, as there are still so many romantic themed challenges about, I decided to get ahead of myself (unusual for me!!) and make my mum and dad's wedding anniversary card, although their anniversary is a month away.


I followed the fab sketch for this fortnight's BasicGrey challenge #13 - I stretched it a bit to make a C5 card but the basic elements are still there.


I would also like to enter this card for the following challenges:

Simon Says - What's Love Got to Do With It?
Cute Card Thursday #99 - In the Name of Love
Totally Gorjuss #17 - Feel the Lurve
Daring Cardmakers - Have a Heart
My Time to Craft #78 - Hearts & Kisses
Polka Doodles #6 - Hearts & Flowers
Sassy Susie's #8 - Hearts & Flowers
Quixotic #13 - Tag It
Fussy & Fancy #4 - Dazzle Us!
Pile it on #6 - Flowers

Recipe:
Main image: Penny Black "Long-Stem Cuties" (1648K) (an RAK from the lovely Squirrel), coloured with watercolour pencils and Cosmic Shimmers, and the rose dusted with glamour dust;
Sentiment: rub on from stash;
Papers: BasicGrey "Sugared" (roses) and "Two scoops" (plain);
Supplies: lace from Quixotic Paperie; roses from Hobbycraft (decorated wtih diamond Stickles); pink heart gems by Papermania; pearl spray from my stash;
Tools: curved rectangle nestabilities; Leone Em "Ash branch" leaf punch.


36 comments:

  1. Hi Pauline
    A gorgeous card,
    Hugs Dianne xx

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  2. Hi Pauline. What a beautiful card. I love the soft colours you have used.
    Thanks for joining us at TG
    Love Sarah W.
    p.s. if you check out my blog I am offering mt first blog candy.

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  3. Beautiful card Pauline - I used that image (it's called 'Long Stem Cuties') on my parents anniversary card too! Gorgoeus papers...and those glittered flowers are beautiful!
    Helen x

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  4. Hiya Pauline! What a gorgeous anniversary card....awesome details!

    Thanks for playing along with us at Penny's Challenges, and we hope you'll join us again this Wednesday too! : )

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  5. How lovely!

    Thanks for playing Gorjuss with us.

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  6. I love the soft and delicate feel to this one! Super cute image too!
    Thanks for playing in The Pixie Cottage and The Treehouse this week!

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  7. so pretty, lovely details and cute image. janex

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  8. Beautiful card Pauline, love this Penny Black image. Thanks for joining in at MTTC this week.

    Pat xx

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  9. Beautiful.I love all the detail.
    Thanks for joining us at Pile It On.

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  10. Hi Pauline

    Really beautiful, love that PB image and the soft pinks are lovely.

    Thanks for joining us at Polkadoodles this week.

    B x

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  11. Beautiful card! Thanks for joining in with Daring Cardmakers this week.

    Lynda xxx

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  12. Very beautiful, love the vintage look! Thanks for playing at The Pixie Cottage.

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  13. love the image, too cute, really like the cluster of flowers with them!Thank you for joining TG this week
    Michele

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  14. Lovely card and beautiful flowers!
    Thanks for sharing with MTTC this week!
    Chrissie

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  15. This is beautiful Pauline. I think they will love it. Thanks for joining us at TG and good luck.

    Kat x

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  16. This is GORGEOUS!!! WOW, all the little details are AMAZING!!!!!! Thanks for joining us at Simon Says Stamp this week!!!
    Chris & the DT

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  17. How pretty !Thanks for piling it on!

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  18. This is such a darling card! Thanks for joining us at PIO. Hugs!!

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  19. très classsique mais super jolie et mignonne

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  20. What a lovely card. It is so romantic. Your flowers are gorgeous. Thanks for joining us at the Pixie Cottage for our challenge.
    ~Pam
    http://stampsinc.blogspot.com/

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  21. A awesome card! Beautiful colors and details! Thanks for playing with us at the Pixie Cottage!

    Hugs, Anne

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  22. Gorgeous Pauline! Such a pretty card-you're colouring is fabby! Love those pearls! Thanks for joining us this week at Quixotic Challenges! Hugs, Rowena

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  23. This is one of my favorite PB images, and you've made a gorgeous card with it! I love all the lush details: pearls, roses, heart gems, lace! Thank you for joining us at Fussy and Fancy Friday!
    Hugs,
    April

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  24. Beautiful colours and great detail. So pretty.x

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  25. Absolutely gorgeous!

    Thank you for playing along with us at Quixotic Challenges!

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  26. Fabulously cute and creative card! Thanks for playing with The Pixie Cottage.

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  27. The vintage feel of your card is so elegant and those mice are so cute. Thanks for joining in at Polkadoodles this week.

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  28. What a sweet card! Your parents are sure to love it. :)

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  29. Totally adorable card I love it Thanks for joining in this weeks at Susie's Sassy Challenge we hope you will join us again next Thursday the 25th
    Love Susie

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  30. Totally adorable card I love it Thanks for joining in this weeks at Susie's Sassy Challenge we hope you will join us again next Thursday the 25th
    Love Susie

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  31. fab card , thanks for joining us at polkadoodles this week.
    hugs Kate x

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  32. Gorgeous card, love your choice of image, thanks for joining Susie's Sassy challenge, good luck.
    Happy crafting
    Tracy x

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  33. Love the soft colors and adorable image!

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  34. Thanks for entering the Polkadoodle Challenge - hope you can join us again next week!

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  35. This card is gorgeous, all the embellishments are perfect. Thank you for joining us at Fussy and Fancy!

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Thanks for looking, and for taking the time to leave a comment - I really appreciate it.
Pauline x