Wednesday, 20 July 2016

Mr & Mrs

Good morning, and another beautiful one too. Today I am showing one of the wedding cards I have made.

My Card



Recipe
7" square card - Anna Marie Designs
lilac card stock - Hobbycraft
embossing folder - magazine freebie
Delicate Aster die - Heartfelt Creations
Mr & Mrs die - Creative Expressions
Double Pierced Noble Rectangles - Creative Expressions
Swirl die - Marianne Creatables

The card looks pink but it is called lilac, and when you see it beside the pink card you can really see the difference.  I die cut the Mr and Mrs and the hearts in both white and lilac and then offset them slightly to give a shadow effect. I don't know the bride's colours but the invitations were in pink and lilac so I took that as a bit of a hint.  Wonder if I was right in my guess?  Well I'll know in about ten days.

Well that's all from me today.  Hope everybody is well and enjoying the summer weather.  Dare I say it's too hot?  Being so  fair and very fair skinned I can't cope with the sun, so it's Factor 50+ and a hat whenever I venture outdoors.  But I know I'm probably in the minority so if you like it - enjoy it!

Take care.


10 comments:

  1. Very elegant Christine ...that's a great embossing folder and lovely flowers xxxx

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  2. This is gorgeous Christine, I love this die and i have it too, xxx

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  3. Oh this is so stylish hun really beautiful,if you would still like one of my books would you email me hun its
    cherylbaker94@outlook.com with your address and I get one posted off to you hugs cheryl xxx

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  4. Georgeous card Christine. This is one of the best uses I have seen of this folder.

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  5. Hi Christine,
    what a gorgeous and wonderfully stunning card.
    I love the colour choices, and the wonderful design.
    Love and biggest hugs from my house to yours.
    Lots of crafty love. Jenny L.

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  6. A very elegant ans stylish wedding card, love the soft colours.
    We've been melting here today - far too hot for me, haven't made a card in five days!!
    Lorraine

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  7. Morning Christine,
    A lovely card, love the Aster dies, really must get mine out,with all of the new dies out these have been neglected
    Lydia
    X

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  8. Wow! this is a gorgeous wedding card Christine… so pretty and elegant. Love those scrummy flowers and the fab embossing. :-)
    Hope you're having a good week. Ah it was too hot for me too. My bp goes through the roof and so I can only sit in front of my tower fan and do nothing... sounds nice... but can be frustrating when you have stuff to do. Glad it's a bit cooler today! :-D
    Love and hugs, Sue B xx

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  9. Beautiful Christine, gorgeous embossing in the background.

    Love & hUgs

    Jacquie J xxx
    http://jewelscardcraft.blogspot.co.uk/

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  10. Hi Christine
    Just beautiful. That split embossing folder adds interest to the background without competing with your lovely florals.
    I've been enjoying the Sun. Been told to stop my Vit D tabs so I'm getting as much of the natural stuff as possible lol!
    Ang x

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