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Monday, 7 November 2011

It's my 18th Wedding Anniversary!

Hi all,

It's taken me since Thursday to get back in the swing of things. It was my 18th wedding anniversary - 18 years wow!! I went to get started in my dining come craft room and saw a plastic bag on the table, I thought it was my rubbish bag but it was heavy - some lovely chocs and great border stamps from my special man - how sweet!  Very crafty! I had a lovely crafty day though, I only made one card but at least I achieved something and I was having a nice play with my stamps.  I'm really pleased with how it has turned out, it took a few goes to get the bird in the cage - needed a few practice runs but isn't that part of the fun of crafting. Without further ado here it is:



2 pics as I don't know which I prefer.  The black background I think!

I used: Craftwork cards shaped card, Kanban stamps used on the background paper, sentiment and birdcage as well as the flowers. die cut flowers, polka dot ribbon & gems.

Challenges:

Creative craft challenge 2 - fancy edges
Tuesday taggers - unusual shaped card
Truly scrumptious challenge 69 - bingo time - gems,flowers, die cut flower shape.
2 sisters challenge 64 - ribbon
Allsorts challenge week 128 - anything but square

Have a nice night.

Love Debs x

10 comments:

  1. congratulations on your anniversary! wow..18 years..that's awesome!

    and wow...what a gorgeous card and take on the challenge! i'm SO lovin the black and white..and scrumptious shape! awesome work chickie

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  2. Definitely the black background - it makes it easier to see your wonderful card!
    Thanks for taking part at Creative Craft Challenges

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  3. A lovely card, thankyou for joining us at TioT's this week.

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  4. Hi Debs
    Many Congratulations on your anniversary 18 year and I bet it seems just like yesterday chum,
    Ahh'' you have a lovely hubby buying you stamps and chocies, my OH would not have a clue what to buy me in craft goodies lol..
    Sorry going on here, your card is beautiful and I like the pic with the black background too.. hope you are well.
    Lots Hugs
    Sarah x

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  5. Many congratulations on your 18th wedding anniversary Debbie, and what a lovely man you have to buy you crafty stuff.

    Love the card you made, really elegant and so lovely...I like the black background...showcases the card beautifully...

    Luv CHRISSYxx

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  6. What a lovely surprise to find Debbie and so thoughtful of your hubby.

    And a really elegant card as well, thank you for sharing with us at Allsorts this week and good luck.

    B x

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  7. Hi Debs

    Many congratulations on your anniversary. I hope that you shared a special day to celebrate it.

    Loving your card very much.

    Fabulous papers and image and lovely shaped card.

    Love Jules xx

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  8. beautiful card very elegant in black and white thank you so much for joining us at truly scrumptious this week
    hugs sara x

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  9. Fantastic and elegant card
    Thanks for joining in at Allsorts this week for my Anything but a square challenge
    Good luck and I hope to see you again!
    Hugs, Jill

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  10. Congratulation on your 18 years of marriage Debbie!
    This card is so beautiful and the black background definitely sets it off a treat.
    Thanks for entering our 'Anything but Square' challenge this week over at Allsorts and good luck!
    Love Nicola xxx

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