Well it's a start to another new week.
I do hope you all enjoyed your weekend.
On Sunday I was busy in the garden getting
all scraggly summer bedding thrown into the
compost bin, and planting bulbs and winter
So now I have one awful back ache, it's all
those muscles you don't use, until you do the
Thank you for your wonderful comments on
my last card.
I really am sooooooo grateful you take the
time to visit me.
My card is one that took me a while as I
couldn't quite get the look I wanted.
So I put it on a back burner so to speak, and
then late Sunday afternoon it all came together.
I hope you like it as much as I do.
My Son and his wife celebrate their anniversary
today and have spent the weekend in Paris.
So this is what I came up with.
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Now the inside.
This is an 8x8 size card.
I made the paper by distressing it with Antique
Linen Distress Ink, then I stamped the patterns
all over the paper with Creative Expressions
Stamp called Ivy. In this stamp set you get
Ivy and the a lovely scrolled corner stamp,
which I used for this. I also used the Creative
Expressions Carte Postale stamp of the Eifeel
The image is a Mo Manning one coloured in
I added some black lace, which I cut up and
used in the corners.
Some Organza Roses and some pearls from my stash .
I used some lacy material behind the image, and
for the bow. This was given to me by my
wonderful blog friend Sue P, and I got the idea
for the bow on Sue Js blog.
Thank you again for your visit.
I'm off the the hospital with DH today, and then
it's singing parctice this afternoon.
So I will visit you all in the evening.
Lots of crafty love. JENNY.