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Wednesday, 22 June 2011

A Wedding Card? A Few New Friends Too!

Hi all, here is today's little offering!
A wedding card with a bit of a difference!
June is such a popular month for Weddings I believe as it's the start of summer! lol


The wedding was a bit unconventional I believe, so I made the card in the same vein!
The image I have used is Bethy's Wedding from Mo Manning, I do love her work! 
I coloured it up using Promarkers.then cut it out with a square nestie on the Bigshot! 
I also cut two similar shapes from blue cardstock .


The card base was an A5 rectangle pearlescent card made from an A4 sheet. 
I very rarely buy card blanks now as I find it's much cheaper to make your own if you have the time & just buy a selection of different sized envelopes!
I added a matt of red paper & the heart design paper which was from a set I got at  
Before sticking this to the base card, I wrapped a length of red organza ribbon around it & tied in a bow.
I added a smaller matt of the red & the heart papers which I wrapped another length of ribbon around. 
I then topped that with three buttons that I threaded with a little bit of blue ribbon then simply knotted. 
I hope you like my card! Thank you for stopping by, I do appreciate it!

I'd like to enter my card in the following challenges
Fab n Funky Summer Lovin'
I Love Promarkers Anything Goes
Penny's Paper Crafty Red White & Blue
A Spoonful of Sugar Ribbons & Bows
Colour Q Colour
Die Cut Dreams Red White & Blue
House of Gilli Ribbons & Bows
Corrosive Challenges Ribbons & Bows

I appear to have some new blogging buddies too!Yaaay!  A Big Hi & a wave to you all!
Thanks soo much for joining us ladies! Hope you like what you see!
Now who do we have?
Anne of Anne-Made
Nana Connie of Grammy's Attic
Pauline who has loads of links! Hope this one is okay!
Do pop on over to these ladies lovely blogs & see what they're up to!

34 comments:

  1. Fabulous card Dawn, love the image you've used.
    Thanks for joining us this week at PfP, good luck.
    Hugs Tracy x

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  2. cute card :)
    i love ur image and you coloring :)
    hugs
    Alyna

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  3. Aww! this is so adorable Dawn, very sweet image and gorgeous details.

    Donna x

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  4. Oh my goodness that image is so cute! What a fun idea for a wedding card! I love the bright and playful colours too! Thanks for joining us at Penny's!

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  5. What a fun, fun card for a wedding!!! Love it!
    Lynn

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  6. This is so cute, love the image. Thanks for joining us at LCI this week.
    Pinky

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  7. This is absolutely ADORABLE Dawn!! That image is the cutest! Thanks so much for joining in on our Red, White & Blue Challenge at Penny's. Good Luck!! And Congrats on your last win!!

    Courtney~

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  8. I agree this is an unexpected wedding card, but truly cute. I hope the recipient appreciated your creativity. Thanks so much for sharing your talent at the SSCC 'red, white and blue' challenge.

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  9. Lovely card!
    Thanks for joining us at CFAS!
    Jani x

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  10. awww so cute
    Thanks for joining us @ TPS this week xx

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  11. Great card, love the fun image, thanks for joinnig us at I ♥ ProMarkers.
    xx

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  12. Fantastic card Dawn and fab image Thanks for joinin us with the colour challenge at DCD.
    Chris x

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  13. adorable! thanks for sharing it with us at TPV!

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  14. Fabulously adorable. I love the card. Thanks for joining us at fab 'n Funky.

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  15. What a sweet, adorable card!

    Thanks for stopping by my blog....always appreciated!

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  16. Your card is too cute. Thanks for joining us at the Corrosive Challenge this week. Great job on a darling card.

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  17. Super great wedding creation, adorable image and perfect on that die cut, thanks so much for joining our "Red, While and Blue" challenge at Die Cut Dreams
    Debs
    xxx

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  18. Hi Dawn, what a fabby alternative Wedding Card! I am sure the recipients will love it! Thanks for joining us with our Summer Challenge at Fab n Funky this week, also with our Red Challenge at LCI, good luck. Pami x

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  19. Gorgeous card. Thanks for joining us at The paper Shelter for our challenge this week. luv gina xx

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  20. I love that image, Thank you for playing along at The Crazy Challenge this week.

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  21. Hi Dawn,
    These two sure look like they're having fun in the park. Love this image & your card looks fab. Thanks for joining us at Passion For Promarkers.
    Hugs,
    Andie xx

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  22. Hi Dawn,thanks for dropping by my new blog and becoming my follower. :)
    thank you loads for your lovely comment on my card. :)
    looking forward to being addicted lol
    I am your follower too. :)

    clare x

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  23. Very cute color combination. Very sweet picture. Thank you for participating in this week's challenge at The Crazy Challenge. hugs

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  24. Fabulicious card Dawn...love the heart pp. Thanks for joining in the fun at LCI this week xx

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  25. Great CArd! Thanks for playing along with us at CQC this week.

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  26. Hi Dawn, what a pretty card. I love the image and your colouring is perfect. Thanks for joining us at PFP this week. Hugs, Denise x

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  27. How cute! That's an adorable image and great design. Thanks for joining us at the ColourQ this week!

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  28. Wonderful card, gorgeous image and colours.
    Thanks for joining us at the Everbody Art Challenge this week.
    luv
    Debby

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  29. This Mo Manning image always make me smile - its gorgeous! :) Fabulous card and beautiful colouring.

    Thanks so much for joining us at I ♥ Promarkers this week,

    hugs,

    xxalisonxx

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  30. Oh what a fun card! Thanks for playing in the Ladybug Crafts Ink red challenge!

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  31. Gorgeous card I love the image and pretty papers. Thanks for joining us at The Paper Shelter this week. luv gina xx

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  32. Hey hun! Just doing the Saturday Winners for Feline Playful... Lucky you won the Esty Inspired Grab Bag :)) Congrats hun, This card is gorgeous so I see why you won! *mwah*

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  33. Yay! Seems that Lessa's already given you the heads up on the Etsy challenge.....WTG you! Love this card, thought I'd already left a comment but can't see it....sorreeee! Big hugs my friend, Ali x

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Thank you for taking the time & trouble to comment! I truly appreciate your feedback!
Hugs
Dawn xx