Tuesday, 13 September 2011

Happy Anniversary Darling!

This week it is my wedding anniversary .... 27 years - blimey where did the time go to?? We will be out and about on the day, so I think I'm safe in posting this card I made for my darling husband a couple of days in advance as he never looks on here!!

I struggled a bit with this as I couldn't think at first what image to use ... all the ones I have with cute couples on he has seen already, and there's only so many new stamps you can buy for one use only (maybe I'm starting to get a bit sensible at last !!??!!) Anyhow, I did have this gorgeous romantic elephant image by LotV which I bought back in May and have never inked up yet (blush!!) , so I thought that would be suitable so long as the layout and colours aren't too girly. Here's the result.

Main image: LotV "Blowing Bubbles" coloured with Promarkers and Flexmarkers;
Sentiments: LotV sentiment circles  on front (I masked "your" to make "our"); Penny Black transparent set "Every Which Way" (inside);
Papers: Craft Creations (gingham) and Papermania "Henbury Lane" (glittered dots);
Supplies: heart buttons from my stash;
Tools: large, small, scalloped and lacy circle nestabilities; Marianne D Creatables heart dies; Martha Stewart "valentine lace heart" edge punch.

I also decorated the inside of this card to make it a teeny bit more special ...

Ooh-La-La #88 - Anniversary
Totally Papercrafts #83 - Cute With Buttons
Paper Sundaes #86 - Finishing Touches
Charisma #36 - Inspired By A Song
("I'm Forever Blowing Bubbles")

That's all for today .. hope everyone is having a good week :-)


  1. Oh what a sweet lovely card. I like this little elephant. Hugs, Ankie

  2. Gorgeous card Pauline and Happy Anniversary to you both. Hugs, Claire x

  3. A super sweet card Pauline, love the die-cut hearts and sweet image, and you've chosen the same song as I did ;0) Thanks for joining us at Charisma Cardz.
    Joanne x

  4. Hi Pauline,
    Congratulations on your wedding day, hope you have a fantastic day. Your card is beautiful, love the little elephant.
    Hugs, Yvon

  5. WOW!!!!!!!!!! 27 years!! goodness hunny! well done! and what a wonderful card! soooo cute and lovely! he's gonna love it! :0) have a fab and fun anniversary, hugs me x

  6. A gorgeous card hun! Thanks for playing with us at Charisma Cardz this week! xxx

  7. wow what a fabulous card ,love the soft lilacs,you have coloured the sweet ellie beautifully,
    so many gorgeous details both inside and out,
    have a wonderful anniversary
    thanks for joining us at ooh la la and good luck
    tracey x

  8. Adorable, beautiful card Pauline.

  9. What a lovely card for your darling Graham Pauline. Wow - 27years Love Lil xx

  10. This is a really lovely card for Graham Pauline - wow 27 years. Love Lil x

  11. absolutely lovely, and HAPPY ANNIVERSARY! hope it's a wonderful day, and i'm sure he'll love the card! thanks so much for playing along at Charisma this week!

  12. Gorgeous anniversary card Pauline! Love everything here, goes really well. Ruby x

  13. so sweet love that image and gorgeous colours thanks so much for joining us at paper sundaes this week
    hugs sara x

  14. Gorgeous, thanks for sharing with us at OLL. Hugs x


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Pauline x