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Wednesday, 8 February 2012

Commissioned Valentine's Day Card

I was asked to make a Valentine's Day card for a lady customer to give to her fiance.  I have used my Joanna Sheen Jane Shasky CD and used this gorgeous rose image which has been decoupaged.  I decided not to use backing papers from the CD but kept to plain burgundy and some holographic card.  The flowers I have made with my Tim Holtz rosettes die and some scraps of red paper I had.  The card has been finished off with some buttons, personalised insert, sentiment off the computer, lace and ribbon.

I am entering this card into the following challenges:

Crafty Ribbons - One for the men or boys
Inspire me Friday - Anything goes
Card Making Mamas - Valentine
Crafty Calendar - Love and marriage
One Stop Craft - For the one I love
My Sheri Crafts - Love is in the air
Gingerloft - Love is in the air
One Stitch at a Time - Love
Dream Valley - Valentine
Sentimental Sundays - Feel the love
My Craft Spot - Valentine's
Crafty Boots - Valentine's
Lexi's Creations - Love
Ooh-la-la Creations - Be my valentine
Lollipop Crafts - Valentine's day card
Cards for Men - Seeing red
Hooked on Craft - Hearts
Tuesday Throwdown - Be my valentine
Everybody Art - Love
Party Time Tuesday - Valentine's
Scrap-Creations - Valentine's
Papertake Weekly - Anything goes and option of hearts or love theme
Joanna Sheen Challenge - Love is in the air
Crafting for all Seasons - Love is in the air
My Mum's Craft Shop - It must be love
Simon Says - Love is in the air
Scrapbook Sisters - Anything goes
Sisterhood of Crafters - Valentine's

36 comments:

Holly Young said...

this is really pretty!!!!! love the decoupaged roses!

thanks for partying with us at PTT this week, we hope to see you often!

Holly
PTT DT

Chrissy D said...

Ohhh this is very pretty!

Cheryl said...

oh this is just beautiful Hun love the layout and love those flowers hugs Cherylxxxx

Anne said...

Morning Kym! Stunning card and I'm sure it will be treasured. Hugs x

Nannieflash said...

Gorgeous card I love you topper and your papers. Thanks for joining us at CFM, good luck with the challenge. hugs Shirleyxxxx

Yolanda said...

That sparkly paper is delightful. Thanks for playing in the Tuesday Throwdown this week!

Micki said...

Love how that sparkly paper sets of those gorgeous flowers. Wonderful card. What I like is that this type of card can be used for any occasion. Thanks so much for playing along with us in The Sisterhood of Crafters for our Valentine challenge.

Archana said...

Beautiful card. Thanks for joining us at sentimental sundays this week.

CheerDown said...

love the design and the colour scheme you have chosen. Thank you for joining our Valentine's challenge at Ooh La La creations.

Alli D

craftykitten said...

Lovely card. Thanks for sharing with us at Crafty Ribbons this time.
Hugs
Dawn xx

Eskimo Frosting said...

Very pretty.

Jayne
x

cotnob said...

This is pretty Kym, I love that CD and you have chosen a beautiful image, the sparkly card stock looks fab.
Thank you for joining us at Crafting for all Seasons.
Pauline
x

Josephine said...

Oh, this is so pretty!

Thanks for joining us at One Stitch at a Time this week, and good luck!

Darlene (SCS:akronstamperdpk) said...

Just BEAUTIFUL!! Thanks so much for joining us at The Sisterhood ‘VALENTINE’ challenge and please come back again soon!
Darlene
one of the 'Sistahs'
DAR’S CRAFTY CREATIONS

Dee's Craft Room said...

Oww, loving the sparkle on this card. Great choice of image for a Valentine Day card.

Thank you for sharing your card with us at Crafty Boots Challenges.

Dionne

Sarah said...

Very pretty card, lovely colours, thanks for joining us at Craft Your Passion, hugs, Sarah x

Jack said...

Beautiful, elegant Card. Thanks for joining us at Dream Valley.xx

Bianca said...

Your card is very stunning Kym! I love the glittering! Thank you for joining us at Crafting for all Seasons! xx Bianca

Teresa said...

Beautiful card, good luck with all your challenges. Thank you for playing along with us at the Joanna Sheen 'Love is in the air' challenge. Teresa xx

Scrappy Scatty said...

Lovely card
Thank you for joining us at Lexi's Creations this fortnight
Love Jan
xx

Crafty Daffy said...

Wow.. What a gorgeous card. No matter what you charge, they are getting their money's worth with this one. The flowers are divine and I love the holographic paper backing layers. Thanks for sharing this beautiful card with us at Crafty Boots Challengs for our Valentines theme. xx Denise

Jodi said...

This is really lovely - Thanks for sharing it with Craft Your Passion.
Take care,
Jodi

Tameko said...

So pretty. Thanks for joining the Sentimental Sundays Challenge.

Katie Butler said...

Wonderful card. I'm sure your customer loves it. Thanks for joining us at Craft Your Passion Challenge.

Katina said...

Lovely card Kym! Thanks for playing along with us at Papertake Weekly this week and good luck!
x

Candy said...

Lovely card!
Thanks for playing along at My Craft Spot!

Julies Crafty Creations said...

Such a pretty card. Thanks for joining in with our With Love challenge over at OSAAT and good luck. Hope to see you next week. Julie x

Linda said...

Beautiful card and thank you for joining us at Gingerloft this time.

Hugs
Linda xxx

my little scrapping corner said...

what a cute card. love it

thanks for joining us at OSAAT . Hope to see you next week too.

my little scrappingcorner
DT One Stitch At A Time

jo said...

Very pretty! Love the rosette flowers!Thanks for joining with Lexi's Creations this time and good luck!
Jo x
DT

Eva Marie said...

Love this! Those rosetts from Tim is sooo greate ♥
Thanks for joining us at DVC
xx

Trudie said...

Beautiful card. Thank you for joining us at MMCS this week.
Trudie x

Nikki Byrne said...

Beautiful valentines card :o) Thank you for joining us at Gingerloft challenge this Fortnight. Good luck. HUgs

NIKKI DT

Lin said...

Kym, this is just gorgeous. I love the sparkle from that holographic card against the soft shading of the rose.

Thank you for joining us at Lexi's Creations and Dream Valley this time.

Lin

Kelly said...

Beautiful creation Kym! Love your image.
Thanks for joinging us at Hooked On Craft Challenges,
Hugs, Kelly xxx

Beverley said...

Gorgeous card. Thanks for joining us at Crafty Calender.
Hugs
Bev x