7 Jun 2012

Close your Eyes

Good evening

It was my first day back at work today after the Jubilee weekend but luckily I am off tomorrow so it's only been a 1 day week for me ... oh it's going to come hard next week when it's back to normal lol!  

I made this card at the weekend for my friend Marianne and her hubby Graham for their wedding anniversary which was on Tuesday. 

* Card Recipe *

Papers ~ Marianne Design 'Roses are Red'
Sentiment ~ Sentiments 4 You
Flowers ~ Wild Orchid Crafts but not sure about the small red flowers because they were part of a challenge prize
Ribbon & Pearl Button ~ Stash

* Challenges *

Pretty Little Ribbon Shop ~ Lots of Layers
Really Reasonable Ribbon ~ Flowers & Ribbon
Crafty Creations ~ Wedding or Anniversary
Anything Goes ~ Anniversaries
Papertake Weekly ~ Anything Goes
The Ribbon Girl ~ Ribbon or Lace
Creative Card Crew ~ Song Inspired (Close your Eyes ~ Westlife)

Hope you all have a lovely evening :-)


Fiona said...

gorgeous card Lisa...I'm sure Marianne will love it!!



Hi Lisa
A gorgeous card love the image and fabulous colour's
Hugs Dianne xx :)

A Casa di Ale said...


Vicky said...

So very pretty Lisa...and amazing colouring too hun :o)

big hugs Vicky xx

Donna Mosley said...

Lisa, this is a stunning card, love the image and your colouring is so amazing. Love it!

Donna x

Debbie said...

This card is just gorgeous Lisa. I love the image, papers and the beautiful flowers. Just lovely. Debbiexx

julie_woolston said...

Hi Lisa this is stunning, I love the rich colours and the gorgeous papers.
Lots of attention to detail.

Hope next week isn't to bad for you.
Hugs Julie x

Annette said...

Oh my, this is absolutely gorgeous!
Thanks for joining us at Anything Goes!
Hugs Annette

Marianne's Craftroom said...

Lucky me, as I have the actual card and very gorgeous it is too. Thank you so much.

Loz said...

oh, I love the darker shades, such a sweet image. I bet Marianne loves it :)

coldwaters2 said...

Oh my word Lisa this is so beautiful what wonderful vibrant colours, the design and image look fantastic.
Lorraine x

Pamela said...

Beautiful card, beautifully coloured.

Pam x

Sarah said...

This is so adorable!

Thanks for joining the Pretty Little Ribbon Shop challenge.

Sarah x

debby4000 said...

Adorable, sweet card.

Ribbon Girl said...

What a pretty card - love that image and your colouthanks for joining in with the Ribbon Girl card challenge to add ribbon or lace! Mary G xrs are fab -

Christine L said...

Awwww what a lovely card for your friend Lisa... she'll treasure it! Fabulous layout and brilliant colouring!

Christine x

cheryl said...

oh gosh Hun,this is simply brilliant gosh your colouring is just amazing,love that image,hugs Cherylxxxxx

mapowska said...

Wow! This is really gorgeous! :D Beautiful card and image :) Perfect colouring :)

coops said...

so stunning lisa.i love your rich colours and fab sweet image :D

xx coops xx

Bee said...

Wow beautiful card Lisa. The papers are gorgeous x

Faye said...

Hello Lovely. I hope things settle down for you soon and you get your zing for crafting back. I love this card. It's sweet and the pop of red is gorgeous. Mwah. xx

Riet said...

What a beautiful card Lisa.

Hugs Riet.xx

Anonymous said...

This is so beautiful Lisa - I know Marianne and her husband will have loved it! Gorgeous colour scheme and layout. As always your colouring is perfect.

DesignerDiva said...

This card is toooooo beautiful! Lisa its a stunner!
Hugs Laurie x

carrie-lee said...

A stunning card, absolutly gorgeous xxxx

Lynn (delphinoid) said...

Gorgeous card Lisa. That LOTV 'Close You Eyes' image is adorable and your colouring is beautifully done.

Marianne and her hubby are very lucky to have it for real, and I'm sure they will treasure it for always.

Happy Crafting!!! :) X X

Inkypinkycraft said...

A really sweet image and beautifully coloured! Thanks for playing at anything goes trace. Xdt

paper fun said...

Sweet image and gorgeously colored. The grays and reds are so lovely together and not often seen on cards.

Thanks for singing along with us on our song inspired challenge at Creative Card Crew.


Nicola said...

Wow what a beauty Lisa, love this image and your wonderful colouration. -x-

Lisa said...

Thanks for joining us at Papertake Weekly with this cute little card! Such a sweet image :)

buglvr2010 said...

I love everything about this card....the paper, ribbon and image work perfectly together. Thanks for joining us at Really Reasonable Ribbon!