Friday 18 July 2014

Anniversary Times to Treasure

Good morning to all my lovely friends and followers I hope you have had a great week and  enjoyed the glorious weather we are having in the UK. Firstly I want to welcome two new followers Tracy and Sarah Thank you both for joining my blog and  I hope you continue to visit my blog and enjoy my posts.

My card today is the Anniversary card I've given to my husband as its our Wedding Anniversary today 44 years like my husband says he's now had several life sentences!! My card features the LOTV stamp Times to Treasure its a one I've had for ages and used a lot as I do love the matching sentiment it says it all.


Card Recipe

8x8 cards craftwork cards
Stamp LOTV Times to Treasure and Old Romance painted with Copic and  Promarker pens
Papers LOTV  Baskets and  Bunnies
Spellbinder die circle and  scalloped circle
Magnolia swirl die
Fence die Crafty Sentiments Designs
Heart punch I've had ages  Dovecraft
Charm, twine and  button from my stash
White Frantage
White topstitch thread and sewing machine
Heart sentiment made on my computer

I'm going to the hairdresser later then out for dinner tonight to one of our favourite restaurants so should be a lovely day.
I also had some nice news yesterday I won one of the new paper pads from LOTV in the Candy Draw so really pleased about that as they look so lovely.
I hope you all enjoy the weekend I have my cousin and his wife coming tomorrow for the weekend so not much crafting but it will be great to see them both for a good catch up.
Thank you for making time to visit and  leave such encouraging comments Hugs  Carole x

I'm entering this into Lili of the Valley Take Two Challenge and Bunny Zoe's July Chllenge Bingo Stitching Die cuts and Charms



  1. Happy anniversary to you both and hope your evening is great Carole, gorgeous card for hubby, hope he made you one too....:)

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  2. Happy Anniversary to you both xx
    Gorgeous card lovely, love the sentiments and those mega pretty papers!
    Have a great evening :)
    Mel. xxx

  3. Happy Anniversary to you both...have a good evening.Your card is lovely and I am sure hubby approves, lovely image and sentiment.

  4. Happy Anniversary Carole, that is something to celebrate for sure, so I hope you have a lovely meal. Congrats on your paper pad win too. Love your card, the image is adorable and your stitching looks wonderful together with all the little touches xx

  5. Happy Anniversary Carole! You shows beautiful works on your site!
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    Have fun looking. Greetings

  6. Awww what a gorgeous card Carole I bet Michael loved it:) Have a really Happy Anniversary and have a lovely time lots of huggles Sue xx

  7. Happy Anniversary Carole. We are coming up on 51 next month. This is a really fine card for a man. Well done my dear. Hugs

  8. A gorgeous card Carole, I hope you both had a wonderful day :o)
    Jackie xx

  9. Happy Anniversary Carole, what a gorgeous Anniversary card, I love the image and the vintage feel to it.
    Have a lovely evening.

  10. Thank you for the welcome Carole, and Happy Anniversary to you. The card is beautiful, I really love the layout and the colours. I hope you enjoyed your evening. Wishing you a lovely weekend. Tracy x

  11. Happy Anniversary, hope you had a fantastic evening! 44 years wow, that's lovely. Found you on the other Carole's Card & cake blog and wanted a nosey at your anniversary card! Its gorgeous! What a fabulous creation. I love the older LOTV stamps when you used to get a sentiment with them. I love the 'Love Grows' one for me & my hubby's anniversaries! I love the sheet music too, and your stitching xxx

  12. Happy Anniversary! Hope you had a wonderful day! This card is so nicely done. Really like that sweet perfect for an anniversary card. I think I better get working on one too...we have one coming up in a few weeks...time flies...

  13. Happy Anniversary to both of you Carole, what a lovely card design. Hope you both enjoy your special day.

    Hugs Diane

  14. Happy Anniversary - hope you had a lovely day! Your card is gorgeous, as always. I really love the vintage feel of this. Such a cute image and the heart-shaped sentiment looks perfect.

  15. I'm dreadfully behind on my visiting, Carole. Happy Belated Anniversary! You got married around the same time we did! Your card is really lovely!! Hugs, Darnell

  16. Happy anniversary to both of you Carole. Lovely card design and enjoy your special day.

    Hugs Diane


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