Monday, 9 September 2013

A card for a special wedding...


Hi Girls...  

Well, this post is scheduled so hopefully I'll still be in France getting some warmth (fingers crossed)...  and enjoying the delights of the Dordogne with my lovely other half and daughter Emma...

But I had to let you see this wedding card.... I made it for my fabulous blogging friend Christine's daughter... who was married on Saturday, so I'm safe to blog it now..


I used Stamping Bella's Uptown Girls - Brett and Brenda Get Married for the image... then used pearlescent cardstock and dotty glittered vellum for the front (it's such a shame that I couldn't get the camera to pick up the sparkles enough...they look better on the sideways shot above).  I coloured them with my copics...  then added a few little hearts that are actually waste from a circular die that has hearts as part of the pattern.  The word die is from Simon Says Stamp and is one of their own.  I had to finish it off with a lovely satin bow... and some tiny gems mixed in the the claret rose bouquet!  Then plenty of glitter, and it was done.

Hope you like it...  I'd love for you to leave a comment if you do...  it means so much to hear feedback from fellow bloggers..

I'm home mid-week - so I'll be back commenting soon.....  I always hate missing anything (think it's called nosey!) so generally spend hours looking through posts I've missed.. but I'm not going to even TRY to comment on them all.

Big hugs to all
Christine xx

13 comments:

  1. Stunning card Christine - love the fabulous image and gorgeous details.
    Hope you are having a wonderful break.
    Debs xx

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  2. Beautiful elegant card - love that Vellum
    Lisa

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  3. Beautiful design Christine! Hope you're enjoying France. Hugs x

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  4. Gorgeous card Christine.
    Hope you're having a good time.
    Avril xx

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  5. Oh Christine what a lovely surprise Alison had when she opened your amazing wedding creation..it was very much appreciated & of course will go into her memory box of the big day..& yes it does sparkle a lot well it had to coming from you..lol..speak soon sweetie.

    luv n hugs Christine the other one..XXX

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  6. Wow, it's gorgeous. I love the image and the gorgeous pearlescent card.
    Hugs
    Annette
    xx

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  7. This is gorgeous hun, love the image and fabby design. Hugs, Claire x

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  8. This is a stunner Christine! So elegant and all the sparkly bits are just gorgeous. I adore this stamp and love your neat fussy cutting of it :-)

    Big hugs, Kat xx

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  9. so beautiful and pretty christine.the image is fabulous :D

    xx coops xx

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  10. Love this card, great image and lovely layout.

    Kath x

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  11. Perfect Christine.
    So elegant and beautiful.
    I love the sparkly vellum (I have some of that too!)

    Big hugs
    Elaine xxx

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  12. What a gorgeous card :o)
    Jackie xx

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  13. So very pretty Christine! Love the shimmery detail on her dress and bouquet! Her earring even sparkles! Have a great weekend!

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I would love to hear your comments...they mean a lot to me. If you have a moment, please say hello..
Christine x