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Tuesday, 15 May 2012

Save the Date

Well here it is, the 'Save the Date' cards for my son and his fiancée's wedding next year. Sarah left the design up to me and approved it, I got my inspiration from my Tiffany box , it was a present from my son when he was on tour, it was a bit difficult getting the right card but I done it in the end. The picture doesn't show how lovely the card is, its pearlescent duck egg blue, the insert is also pearlescent but again doesn't really show in the picture.

I've added two little swarovski crystals to the sentiment which is from Waltzingmouse stamps. The bough is from Stampin Up and I've added white gel pen to the centre of the flowers.

Pearlescent paper on mirror card and I've added a little silver hotfix heart.

The blank card is just to show off the little pocket, the happy couple are adding hotel details here, the wedding is in County Durham and as we live in N.Ireland, my sister and family in Gibraltar and some of their friends in Germany, there is a lot of  Travelling going on so these will be sent out a year before the day so we can organise our flights, hotels etc.


I really enjoyed making these cards and can't wait to get stuck into the invitations etc. 

I am entering this card into the following challenges:
Pile it on ~ Clean and Simple
Stamp With Fun ~ Wedding 
Creative Card Crew ~ Sentiment as focal
ABC Challenge ~ P is for Pockets
CRAFT Challenge ~ Celebrations

9 comments:

Denise and Louise said...

Wow Donna - this is gorgeous. Love the clean and simple design.
Hugs
Denise xx

Krafty Kows said...

Gorgeous, just beautiful. Thank you for joining us at C.R.A.F.T. this week. Jeanette

pinky said...

Oh wow its just gorgeous Donna, the colour is just so beautiful. Hope your little boy is feeling a bit better today, that sounded rough:(

Elizabeth Hart said...

This is a very chic and classy "Save the Date" card. Really lovely. Thanks so much for joining us this week at the Pile it On Challenge!

Louise said...

Beautiful card, very elegant. Love the pocket, thanks for joining us at ABC for our challenge
Louise

Joanna said...

Lovely clean and simple card. Thanks for joining us for our "Sentimental" challenge at Creative Card Crew.
~Jo

Trimgym said...

Great project, thank you for joining us at CRAFT Challenge this week and good luck! Don't forget to check back with us again on Thursday for our new challenge and to check if you have won or made our Top3.


Don't forget to hop if you have not already, there are lots of prizes to win along the way, and another one if you form the sentence correctly at the end. We do hope you'll join in for our celebrations this week. They will be open till 6 pm GMT on Wednesday the 16th of March 2012 only!


Jo and Tigerlover.

Samantha said...

Very beautiful card, love the colours too! Thanks for Joining us on the Pile It On challenge this time, see you soon! hugs Samantha :0)

Andrea said...

Very great card - wonderful color. I like it. Thanks for joining stamp with Fun.
Big hug
Andrea-Emmi41