Thursday, 21 May 2015

Happy Ever After!

My time doesn't half fly between challenges! Just haven't had time to blog, funerals, trying to sort out my mums house, wedding cards and a few relapse days in-between. The house is still on going, be at it awhile, mum kept everything! Least the card pile has slowed down a bit now, I seem to take forever getting just one made! 

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 your favourite decade/peroid in your life (&why). 
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Well, whats my favourite decade/period? Had to be along the lines of weddings as I have had four cards to make and just didn't have time to make a specific card but it was a very special time in my life. The 70's! I met my now hubby at the age of 15 years and married him when I was 19 years old and lived happily ever after, lol! Special memories, my mum made my dress and still have it packed away in a box. I was the apprentice, got all the tacking together to do which came in very handy when I started making my own clothes. And my card today reminds me of how I altered the remaining invites and made up my own wedding menus and thank you notes.

White linen/Cream linen card
Cut heart dies
Memory box heart flourish/Rose dies
Spellbinder edge dies
Dots embossing folder

Finished card 7x7

Box card made with an envelope punch board using white linen card. There's a great little  tool to work out bigger sizes on thecraftyowl blog under Tools, you can also find it on Pinterest. - Anything goes - Anything goes - With a heart - Always anything goes - Use a die cut - Anything goes



Wendy said...

Absolutely gorgeous Carol, love the design.
Wendy xx

Sarah said...

I really love the white and cream colour combo Carol and your use of die cuts is second to none!! xx

pam said...

Gorgeous card and box Carol, love the White & Cream colors..stunning design.

Jackie said...

OMG, this is absolutely stunning Carol, so classy :o)
Jackie xx

Natalia Smith said...

Gorgeous wedding card and box x

Cristina - La Marmotta Creativa - said...

Very Romantic card!!!!Congrats...Thank you for joining us at Craft Your Passion Challenge...
Cristina DT

Cristina - La Marmotta Creativa - said...

Very Romantic card!!!!Congrats...Thank you for joining us at Craft Your Passion Challenge...
Cristina DT

Mojca said...

Oh it's gorgeous, such a perfect wedding card! hugs! Mojca

Carol said...

A gorgeous wedding card Carol, so elegant. Lovely memories too. Carol x

Samantha said...

Totally Gorgeous card hunny love the way you did the hearts, love thats its cream on white so pretty! :)

Sandie Gough said...

Thank you for joining Crafting Muskateers Challenge this month.
I loved visiting, and this make is just beautiful.
Don’t forget to join us again next month at
Sandie (Crafting Muskateers DT)

Zw@@n said...

Your card is so elegant, Carol. I love the colours. Gorgeous dies and details too. Luv, Wilma

coops said...

so stunning carol.a really beautiful design and i love your twin hearts ;D

xx coops xx

Ema M said...

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artekatie said...

very nice work, classy and elegant perfect for wedding occasion! I love of how you embellished the hearts. thanks for joining #262 challenge with Craft Your Passion Challenge Blog! Come and joining us this week again :))

Kasia, Craft Your Passion DT

Nicola Jayne Saul said...

Such a beautiful card. Thanks for joining us at the Crafting Musketeers, Nicola X


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