Wednesday, 17 April 2013

In the Blue


Hiya

Today's card is for my mother-in-law who will be 83 on the 22nd and we are having a little family do on Sunday for her. I have made the roses from a tutorial by Janet aka Stacky's blog which you can find here with the Cherry Lynn medium Rose die.

I would like to enter this is to the following challenges,

Sweet Stampin' Challenge- Pastels
I Love ProMarkers Challenge 164 Pastel Colours
Creative Card Crewe Challenge 34 Handmade Flowers
Sister Act Card Challenge 2 Anything Goes
The Paper Shelter Challenge 108 Make it Bloom

As always thanks for stopping by.

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39 comments:

Sue - bearhouse said...

Your card is stunning Ali. I love the image, gorgeous papers and beautiful flowers.
I am sure your Mother-in-Law will be thrilled to receive such a special card. I hope she has a lovely Birthday.
Sue xx

Chris said...

Such a beautiful, stylish card! It's a stunning image and I love the soft blues you have used. Thanks for sharing with us at Sweet Stampin' this week.
Chris
x

brenda said...

I am sure your MIL will love this card Ali, it's got such beautifully soft pastel blues and what's not to like about the gorgeous image.

B x

As.I.Do.Rodos. said...

this is beautiful a very elegant card. Thank you for joining us at I♥Promarkers good luck Ginny

ChrisAndCat said...

Such a beautiful card. Love the papers you've used. A very elegant image too.

Inkypinkydelights said...

Such a beautiful card, and the roses are great! Thank you for sharing at Sweet Stampin' and good luck with the Challenge. Judy x DT

Teresa said...

Stunning card Ali, beautiful image and papers.
Thanks for visiting my blog, hugs Teresa xx

KraftyKoolKat said...

This is so gorgeous and I just know your M.I.L. will adore it too. Thank you for sharing it with us at Creative Card Crew.

Hugs
Cathy DT
xxxxxx

xxxtglxxx said...

Beautiful stylish card - this is so elegant! :)

Thanks so much for joining us at Sweet Stampin this week,

hugs

xxalisonxx

sue said...

stunning card,your flowers are beautifully made.your mil will treasure it. sue xx

Julieanne..aka pinkjools said...

Hi Ali, Beautiful card for your MIL...lovely image and pretty roses...Joolsx

Anonymous said...

A pretty and delicate card, do like the way youve folded it too

sandy's crafty bits said...

wow super little card ... your MIL will love it ... hope you have a great day on sunday ... just hopping about ... going to pop over to janets and have a lookie at the flowers ... happy crafting and love sandy xx

Julie said...

Beautiful card.

Dips said...

What a pretty, elegant card Ali, I love the colours, details and all the embellishments. Just hopping by, hope you’re having a great weekend and that the lunch goes well!

Jewelsmae said...

Very stylish, love it, the colour is so pretty and your flowers look great

crafty-stamper said...

very elegant femininse card and image
carol x

craftyeyes said...

wow very elegant card x

Alizabethy said...

What a lovely piece of work!!

sparklingblackrose said...

Aww this is lovely, I am sure she will adore it :-) Elaine-xxx-

Sarah G said...

Just hopping by from docrafts
wow!!! stunning card
hoppity x

Izzwizz said...

Fab caravan card, love that 1920s image and the colour scheme matches perfectly. Maddy x

alifrew said...

What a gorgeous classy looking card. Might just have to have a look at that tutorial, the roses are divine xx

Eileen said...

A stunning card, love your beautifully coloured image. Great design and layout and perfect papers. Thanks for joining us at The Paper Shelter challenge this week, and good luck
Eileen x

Joey said...

Ali this is beautiful, your mil will love it! Thanks for joining us at The Paper Shelter. Joey x

WeirdCat said...

A beautiful card, hope she enjoyed her do, thank you for joining us at I♥ProMarkers this week
Ruth x

Cheryl said...

Very chic! Thanks for joining us at Creative Card Crew!

Stampsnob said...

She will love this card Alison it is beautiful....Lis

Sue - bearhouse said...

Hello again Ali
Thank you for your kind comment on my recent card.
You asked how I get the ribbon to stick. I just use a strip of strong double sided tape on the card and gather the ribbon up as I add it. Hope that makes sense!
Sue xx

Allthingsinky said...

Beautiful Card, Love the image and the colours...

Elizabeth S said...

Gorgeous card, love all the blues and the roses are brilliant, Just hopping by. Lizzie

Fiona Keel said...

such a beautiful card Ali, well done on making your own flowers, fi x

Lorna said...

Gorgeous card, love the image and colours

have a lovely weekend
Lorna x

annesyme said...

Absolutely stunning card Ali! I love everything about this card, is the image a stamp or digi?
Anne x

sandy's crafty bits said...

hi ali I have already commented on your lovely card but just wanted to say thank you so much for hopping by my blog ... have a great bank holiday weekend ... happy crafting and love sandy xx

Izzwizz said...

I really must stop using my ipad to blog hop, I have no idea what I must have typed for it to change it to "caravan card" when I commented before! Anyway, just dropping in to say hi and hope you are having a good bank holiday weekend. Love Maddy x

craftyeyes said...

lovely card fab image x

annesyme said...

Stunning card, love everything about it!! Hope you are enjoying the weekend so far
Anne x

Donemark v said...

simply stunning.
Kaz.xx