Friday 1 February 2019

40th Birthday Looking Gorgeous

Good morning to all my friends and  followers on this very snowy morning here in the UK.  Today I'm sharing a commission card I did recently for one of my friends daughters 40th Birthday. Her birthday was on Wednesday so I'm fine to share it with you all now.

I hope you like it I used a favourite Prosecco Time stamp from LDRS All Dressed up Stamps set.

The Card

The Matching Box

Close up

Card and Box Recipe

8x8 Blank Card
Stamp is Little Darlings Rubber Stamp All Dressed Up Stamp Prosecco time form Dies to Die for Painted with Derwent Inktense Pencils
Papers are Maja Design Sofiera Down the Rose Path
Die is LDRS Gilded Oval Set
Heart Stitched dies
Dots embossing folder 
Pearl Trim is from The Hobby House
Memory Box Luxe Poinsettia dies
Organza flowers are from Wild Orchid Crafts 
Pale Pink Roses The Ribbon Girl (so sad they are closing )
Lace corners and  tiny pearl roses are from Brenda;s Lace and  Ribbon Specials Facebook shop now closed
Looking Gorgeous sentiment is from another LDRS All Dressed Up set called Looking Gorgeous
Other sentiments I made on the computer 
8x8 Box is from Mad Hatter Crafts at Ross Papercraft show 

Hope you enjoy my card I know my friend was delighted with it Have a great weekend everyone Love and  hugs Carole x


  1. Such a beautiful card inside and out Ginny
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  2. Stunning card and gorgeous inside too.xx

  3. Really beautiful details, image and love the matching box design.

    Hugs Diane

  4. This is so very pretty , delicate and truly feminine. I like your matching box to. This must have taken ages to make...I know it would have me! a real keepsake. xx

  5. Oh Carole this card and box are stunning they are both gorgeous. I bet your friend's daughter was thrilled to receive them. Stay safe a warm. Take care. Hugs Jackie

  6. This is so beautiful and elegant! I love the sentiments on the patterned paper
    Lucy x

  7. WOW this is stunning! Gorgeous papers and beautiful embellishments.
    Linda xxx

  8. I am sure your friend and her daughter were blown away by this gorgeous card Carole. A perfect stamp for such a special Birthday. I just love the pretty lace, it looks so much the guipure I had around the hem and train of my wedding dress!! Our snow is melting fast tonight xx

  9. Stunning card and box, I bet she loved it.
    Katrina x

  10. My favourite Maja paper!! I love them so much, I can't let myself cut into them!! Your card is stunning and the image is beautiful. As for the design, beyond beautiful. Have a lovely weekend, hugs, Carol S.xx

  11. Oh Carole this is just sooo pretty. Love all the beautiful embellishments. Well done. Anet x

  12. Gorgeous card and matching box Carole, beautiful design, love this image x

  13. Stunning work Carole, beautiful papers and colours used.

    Pam x

  14. Your layered artwork with the elegant lace and pearls is gorgeous!! What a lovely design!!

  15. Carole this is so beautiful, and the gorgeous matching box makes it extra special - really lovely make
    Anne x

  16. Carole, this is stunning. The delicacy, the attention to detail, and the sweet love throughout make this so very special. Impeccable work, friend. I hope you are well! Have a beautiful day. :)

    Hugs and blessings,


Thank you for taking time to comment on my Blog I do appreciate all your comments Love and Hugs Carole x