Saturday, 6 April 2013

Condolence Card

Hello dear blog friends. This is a card I did not want to make. Sadly on Thursday afternoon my friend died.

My Card


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 I used SB M-Bossabilities to emboss a piece of white card and matted this onto pale gold pearlescent card and then onto a 5 x 7 inch card. The dies are SB Diamond Strips and Accents and Radiant Rectangles. I computer generated the sentiment and die cut it with the smallest die from SB Detailed Scallops  The cala lilies, pearls and ribbon were from my stash. I made two cards but John preferred this one . I will show the other in another post.

Hope you all have a good weekend.

22 comments:

  1. So sorry to gear your sad news. Your card is perfect Christine. Hugs x

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  2. Your card is so perfect for such a sad time
    take care
    jacqui xxx

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  3. Christine I am so sorry to read that your friend has died. Your card is perfect and I think it is wonderful that you have been able to make such a lovely card at a time when you have a heavy heart, but she is at peace now. Hugs Hazel xxx

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  4. So very sorry about your friend Christine. Such a gorgeous card very elegant.

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  5. Just gorgeous,love the fab design and layout.xxx

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  6. Hi Christine,
    so sorry to hear your sad news. This card is perfect for such an occasion. Lovey subtle gold colours too.
    Lots of crafty love. Jenny L.

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  7. Yes, perfect card for this sad occasion Christine, words are just not enough are they. Take care,
    Elaine

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  8. I am so sorry to hear your sad news Christine. Your card is beautiful
    Sue xx

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  9. Je hebt een mooi kaart gemaakt. gecondoleerd met je vriend.
    groetjes Janie

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  10. Perfect card Christine words are never enough..huge hugs hun Sue xxxxxxxxxxxxx

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  11. Christine, I am so sorry to hear about the death of your friend. This is the 4th anniversary of my dear friends death, she is always on my mind, I still miss her so much.

    A beautiful card for a someone I am sure was a beautiful person.
    You have made a wonderful job at what for you is a very sad time.
    Hugs

    Patricia xxx

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  12. Prachtige kaart Christine.

    Groetjes Karla

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  13. Sorry to hear about your friend Christine..such a beautiful card

    Anne

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  14. So sorry to hear about your friend Christine. Your card is beautiful. Carol x

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  15. Mooie kaart Christine
    gecondoleerd met je vriend
    Gerriexxx

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  16. Good morning Christine, I am so very sorry to read your news, your card is absolutely beautiful, hugs, Carole Z X

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  17. Sorry to hear your news but your card is so elegant love your design ,these cards are so hard to make .Melanie big hugs XX

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  18. Hi christine - I am so sorry to read this post, you have made such a beautiful card, really fitting for such an occasion.

    Take care my friend

    Hugs Sue Pxxx

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  19. Hi Christine, I hate having to make these, because it always hurts a lot. Sending you love and hugs, you lovely lady. It is a really beautiful card and your friend would have (a) loved it and (b) been proud of you for managing to make it. Hugs Karen xxx

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  20. Magnificent, Christine. It's so hard to make sympathy cards, but when it's someone who was a friend, it's nearly impossible. In any case, I'm so glad you entered it our "Sympathy or Thinking of You" challenge this week over at Perfect Sentiment. Please play again soon. :-D
    NanaConnie DT

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  21. So sorry to hear of your friends passing. It must be a terrible time for her family and for yours. I am sure the love and care that went into making this lovely card will be well appreciated by her family.
    Crafty hugs
    Maureen aka Scrappymo

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  22. So sorry for the loss of your friend. Your card is so gorgeous. I love the richness of the colors. Thanks for joining us at Perfect Sentiment. Good luck and hope to see you again.

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