Monday, 2 May 2011

Love Is In The Air

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Quite a few weeks ago I was given a commission to create a card quite a for a May wedding, but I have been putting it off until now. However, inspired both by the Royal wedding and also by being on holiday from work, I finally sat down yesterday to get down to it. My main problem was that I couldn’t quite decide what to make … so I made two! My only brief was that the sender loves pink and flowers :-)

Here’s my first card.

Main image; LotV “Wedding Couple”, coloured with Promarkers and dusted with glamour dust;
Sentiment; Whiff of Joy;
Papers: none – pearlescent white card scored and decorated with pearls;
Supplies: flowers from Wild Orchid Crafts; ribbon and pearls from my stash;
Tools: large circle and lacy circle nestabilities; Marianne D Creatables heart die.

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Wild Orchid Challenge #22White + 2 with a twist – use roses
(my colours are white + pink + a hint of ivory)
I ♥ ProMarkers #63No Designer Papers
LotV #94Love Is In The Air

When the lady who asked me to make the card decides which one she prefers, I will make a box to go with the one she has chosen. Meanwhile I’ll be back tomorrow with wedding card number 2 ….

Enjoy the Bank Holiday!


  1. Great card! So many pearls are used!!! Love this!!! You are really happy to have all these goodies)

  2. What a sweet card, sov ery cute, love it, Bye Mascha

  3. Oh this is gorgeous, adore this sweet couple and I love the embossing with the pearls :)

  4. Great and very mood wedding card! Good luck!

  5. A very special card Pauline! I love the way you've used the pearls. xx

  6. This is great Pauline! Lovely romantic image and lots of pearly detail, just gorgeous and I'm sure it will be well received. Ruby x

  7. what a stunner ! this is absolutely gorgeous,I love the pearls and embossing ,thanks for joining us at I ♥ promarkers this week -Kate x

  8. Pauline, this is gorgeous. Love what you did with the pearls.
    Hugs, Yvon

  9. Very, very nice. Love all the pearls. Thanks for taking part at I ♥ Promarkers this week.

  10. Utterly gorgeous! :)

    What a stunning card, I just adore the pearls and the embossing.

    Thanks so much for joining us at I ♥ promarkers this week,



  11. Love your gorgeous, adorable card and the diamond embossing is fabulous. Look forward to Number two.

  12. Hello! All your cards are so beautiful and lovely! And I have not enough words to express my admiration.

  13. Gorgeous card Pauline, very sweet. Thanks for taking part in this weeks LOTV Challenge


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Pauline x