Sunday, 23 September 2012

Sizzling September

Well, not quite but it is warmer than I was expecting! And most unusual for a school holiday..... 

The boys and I were out this morning for our annual Dedication of the Uniformed Organisations service at church and then went straight (well, almost straight) from that to rugby with Scott and then we went straight from there to the shops. So I think a wee sit down now is called for!

Andy text me the other day from work as someone in his work had asked him if I'd be able to make an anniversary card for Thursday for her husband.  I had seen this gorgeous Tiddly Inks image and lots of beautiful cards made with it over on the Tiddly Inks Facebook group so decided that I would *have* to get it... I'm sure there's other images I could have gone for but I liked this one :) 

The first photo isn't the best. I finished making the card late Wednesday night so I took the photo early on Thursday morning before Andy took it to work. I love it though, I'm really pleased with how it turned out.

Challenges I'd Like to Enter

Dream Valley Challenges - Celebrations
Stamptacular Sunday - Bling it On 
Ruby's Rainbow - Bingo (Pearls, Flowers, Ribbon)
Crafts and Me - Roses
That Craft Place - Bling it On
Brown Sugar - Anything Goes

You and Me, Tiddly Inks coloured with Promarkers and Copics
Sentiment, Stampin Up

Soft Suede, Stampin Up

Bo Bunny

Pearls, Twill Tape and Ribbon from stash

Nesties (can't remember what I used though) Cuttlebug

Thanks for dropping by today. 

 Hugs. Susan xxx


Doreen said...

This is gorgeous,love the image...fabulous

tilly's crafts said...

Hi Susan, gorgeous card and love that image!
Kim x

Scrappin Sista said...

Very nice! Thank you for playing along with Brown Sugar in the "Anything Goes Challenge" Hope you decide to join us again!
Good Luck,
Alice B.
Brown Suagr DT

Dora said...

This is gorgeous Susan, love the image and colours of your card. The happy couple will love this xx

Tracey T said...

It's gorgeous, Susan - it's one of my fave Tiddlies and you've really done it justice here. I've got a half-finished one on the go at the moment so you've spurred me on to get it sorted! Hugs, Tracey xx

Sue - bearhouse said...

Stunning card Susan. I love the image and your have coloured it so beautifully


Laine said...

Such a lovely image and perfect for an Anniversary Card. Love the design and detail. I thought you were kidding about the weather. Its been a stinker of a day down here.

Sarah said...

Hi Susan, love, love, love that Tiddlie image! I don't have it, as don't do that many wedding cards, but I'd buy it in a shot if I had an excuse!!

Love your card as well, beautifully coloured and very elegant.


MagsB said...

Oh what a beautiful, elegant image! Your card is just beautiful! Thanks for joining in at Dream Valley, too!

love Mags B x

* Shaz * said...

A great card!

Thank you for joining in the fun at Ruby's Rainbows this time

Shaz x

coops said...

so gorgeous susan.fabulous image and design and i love your rich colours.
thanks for joining us this week at the Crafts and Me challenge ;D

xx coops xx

Basslady said...

a wonderful and very sweet card!

thanks so much for playing along with us at Ruby’s Rainbow Challenges!

hugs and kisses from germany,
silvi xoxo

Erika said...

Susan I love the image on your card, bless, beautiful colour combo too.
Big crafty hugs, Erika

Judith said...

this is so cute - I love it to! hugs Judith x

Jack said...

What a stylish card. Thanks for joining us at Dream Valley. xx

Rose said...

Susan, your beautifully colored Tiddly Inks couple looks wonderful on this fabulous anniversary card. So glad to see your entry at the Crafts and Me Stamps' digi team's "Roses" challenge. Hugz, ~ Rose

Grenouille Greetings said...

Lovely colour work, Susan! Super pretty card! Hugs, Lesley

Trudie said...

Beautiful colouring. Thank you for joining us at TCP xx Trudie xx

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