Monday 18 August 2014

Happy Anniversary

Good morning to all my fellow crafters and  a special welcome to my new followers Sally, Vicki and  Lucy on Google  + I do appreciate you taking the time to follow my blog and  I hope you continue to enjoy my posts.
Today is our Son and  Daughter in Laws second Wedding Anniversary those two year have just flown by just seems like last week when I was making all the beautiful stationery for the wedding . So today I'm posting the Wedding Anniversary Card and Box I have sent to them. The second anniversary is cotton so have added lots of cotton lace to the card .


The Box

Card Recipe

A5 Cream Deckled edge card from Hobby Craft
Papers some cream pearlescent flower card I've had for ages
Selection of lace from Boyes,  Dainty Crafts Washington and my stash.
Pearl string in white and  cream from Hobby Craft
Cheesecloth from Wild Orchid Crafts
White Ribbon from Live and Love Crafts
Flowers Wild Orchid Craft and my stash
Spellbinder Opulent Ovals die
Sentiment made on my computer
Love charm from Dawn to Dusk Crafts
Magnolia Do Hickey tag
Sewing Machine and  Topstitch thread
Box from Stella Crafts
This is the first time I've used these bead flowers from Wild Orchid Crafts but they are very pretty.
We are seeing Martin and Fiona at the weekend they are coming to stay so we are all going out to dinner to celebrate their Anniversary on Saturday
I'm a bit behind with my comments as I've been away all weekend to Poole visiting some friends they live in a lovely part of England and very very close to Sandbanks Oh for that lottery win !! For those I follow on Docrafts as well please be patient I'm still getting my head around the new Blog setup.
Thank you all for your lovely comments recently they are all treasured.
I hope you all have a great week but what happened to the sunshine I hope it comes back soon.
I'm entering this into Divas by Design Challenge Charming





  1. This is so pretty and delicate and those beaded flowers look beautiful. I bet your son and daughter -in -law will be thrilled with it.I'm glad it is not only me that time seems to be going so quickly for....oh for a 48hr day and a 14 day week at the moment!

  2. This is gorgeous carole, I love the design the flowers and the lace.
    Kevin xx

  3. This is absolutely Stunning Carole. The card and box are gorgeous. - Jim

  4. Stunningly gorgeous the white on white and your placement of flowers are gorgeous...great design Carole.xxxThe Journey is the Start

  5. Elegant design Carole love all the pearls, flowers, lace and embellishments.

    Hugs Diane

  6. Oh that's so beautiful, it really is stunning. x

  7. Oh Carole they will both love this card:) hope you all have a wonderful time together lots of huggles Sue xx

  8. This such a pretty card. Happy Anniversary to your son and daughter-in-law!

  9. Fantastic card Carole! Really lovely with all the cotton lace and the gorgeous flowers. Happy Anniversary to your son and daughter-in-law and I hope you all have a wonderful meal together. Debra x

  10. What a beautiful card Carole, a magnificent arrangement of flowers and pretty lace. Sandbanks is rather lovely isn't it, those fab properties really are something else!! xx

  11. Aww this is just stunning! I bet they absolutely loved it!
    Lucy x

  12. hi Carole, stunning wedding anniversary card, they will treasure this.. gorgeous flowers..lace..and pearls..
    beautiful layout..enjoy the meal at the weekend..

  13. This is absolutely gorgeous Carole. I love the beautiful colour scheme and the spellbinder die is fabulous. Love the embellishments.
    Have a lovely week.
    Hugs Sharon. x

  14. WOW!! This is absolutely stunning!!! I just love this Carole!! The flowers and everything about the elegance is fabulous to see!! HUGS

  15. Oh wow, stunning card and box Carole :o)
    Jackie xx

  16. This is absolutely stunning Carole! Your embellishments look perfect - so beautifully arranged. The bead flowers look so pretty and your decorated box is a gorgeous finishing touch! Definitely a creation to be treasured.

  17. Congratulations to the young couple! Your card is a gift and truly deserving of a special box, Carole! Although, how anyone could store this card is beyond me! It is a work of art to be displayed!! Hugs, Darnell


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