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Tuesday, 14 May 2013

Flower Heart Wreath

Hope you are all well and keeping warm.  I have a fairly steady week this week - caught up on HW and even sorted the carrier bag that was half of odd socks - half have been matched up and lord only knows where the rest are - l think my washer eats them.Had a little drive over to LOTV this afternoon for some of the new vintage boys stamps and a little die and a few flowers jumped into my basket too. :)
Anyhow... my niece asked me to make an engagement card for her friend and wanted something elegant on the same lines as my white valentines card, l bought this gorgeous flower wreath for Chloe's at the Harrogate papercraft show and was saving it for something special.
I stamped it and embossed with WOW silver powder on white card then again on a good quality vellum and cut out the flowers only then added it onto and added gems to the centres. I have to say it looks stunning IRL and the photo does not do it any justice. I have decorated the inside but forgot to photo that (numpty) I made a box to match too.


Stamp - Chloe's Flower Heart Wreath
WOW embossing powder
Vellum from The Stamp Man
Creative Expressions Mask (embossing)
Gems, ribbon & charm.

Matching Box

Tag - Spellbinders
Heart Dies Memory Box
Gems
Mask as above
I would like to enter this into the following challenges:-
Cupcake 242 - Lots of Layers
Sir Stampalot (Stamping Sensations) May Embossing & Texture
Papertake Weekly - The Sound of Music - My favourite things (flowers, hearts, diamonds)
Crafty Sentiments Design Add a Charm
Whimsy Inspires Anything Goes
An Oldie But A Goodie Inspired by a Song - Elton John/Kiki Dee Don't go breaking my heart (old stash - vellum had at least 5 years)
Joanna Sheen Music & Lyrics = Don't go breaking my heart

Thank you for stopping by and for your comments x Susan x


19 comments:

kay said...

It's stunning x

Lorraine said...

A beautiful card Susan. It's so elegant.
Lorraine x

Katina said...

WOW!!! Stunning and so elegant Susan - perfect!
xx

brenda said...

Glad it's not just us who have a sock monster Susan, where do they ?

Two very elegant cards.

B x

tilly's crafts said...

fabulous card Susan, so elegant! love that wreath and the effect with the vellum is stunning!
Kim x

Janice said...

This does look a beauty! What a gorgeous card Susan, adore the heart and beautiful sparkly flowers, Jx

fabiola jaques said...

magnifique! quelle élégance, j'adore, biz

Fandhmum said...

This looks so beautiful and elegant,
Rosie x

DesignerDiva said...

Oh WOW this is stunning! and a fab box too, beautiful Susan.
I think I know where your socks go...... I have them as I have a basket full of odd socks!
Thanks for playing along with out inspired by a song challenge at Oldie But A goodie and good luck
Hugs Laurie x

Jackie W said...

So beautiful and elegant! Love the flowers and embossing! Thanks for sharing with us at Crafty Sentiments!
Jackie W :)

Lisa xx said...

Oooh Susan, this really is stunning, how gorgeous is that die!!!

Craftin Suzie (Susan Flynn) said...

This is really gorgeous Susan! Fabulous design and love how you embossed and cut out the flowers from the vellum! Susan x

Jac said...

Beautiful, love wow cards and this is so elegant, thanks for joining us at Crafty Sentiments this week. Jac x

coops said...

so beautiful susan.your floral heart is really pretty and delicate and I love your matching box ;D

xx coops xx

Cathy said...

Such a beautiful card, I love how you have created the heart. Thank you for joining in the Crafty Sentiments Challenge this time.
Cathy xx

pinky said...

That is so so beautiful! Thanks for joining us at Stamping Sensations.
Pinky

rosie said...

gorgeous. love it - fab layout. so professional x

mixamatoasties said...

Beautiful card. Really elegant.

Thanks for sharing at Crafty Sentiments this week.

Susan x

Lexie said...

So elegant and beautiful.

Thank you for joining the Joanna Sheen Challenge. Good luck.
xx