Saturday, 26 November 2011

Ruby Wedding Anniversary Card for the Secret Crafter Saturday Challenge DT

Good morning to you all in the land of blog
You know I do love a Saturday morning, especially when I have absolutely nothing to do for the day, yep got myself so organised that I can have a play day cannot wait :), have a couple of crafty parcels arriving too, with some more stash in them.

and before I move on I would like to thank the team at Midnight Madness for selecting me as one of their remarkables

Now I  best get down to business

Today sees the next fabulous challenge at the


with the theme being chosen by the very talented Janet, and she chose

Borders and Flowers

what a fabulous theme for me and for you too I hope, don't forget to hop on over to the challenge blog and check out the rest of the design teams inspirational eye candy and here is mine.
I made a Ruby Wedding Anniversary Card
The base layer and contrast is a combination of gold mirror card and burgundy pearlescent paper.  The paper on the top all though you cannot see much of it here is the Wedding Papers stack from Wild Rose.  The MS edge punch with those little hearts up the side and the tiny Hobby House gold pearls, with some Marianne fronds a lush gold ribbon and believe it or not all the flowers bar three are from Wild Orchid (they were all originally white and they have been airbrushed with R59 to varying degrees to create the tones within the flowers all touched with a little gold stickles.
The image has been wet embossed in gold, and the image is that old I really am not sure who it is by or where it came from.  The image plate has also been edged in  gold.
The inside here you can see so much more of those lovely Wild Rose Wedding papers.  The top sentiment computer generated and the other one from my My Sentiments Exactly stash.

Now if you have not noticed, although I am sure you have my new 600 follower candy has been posted and you can enter this here . I would like to welcome all my new followers  and wish all my followers luck in the 600 follower candy.   Just have to say you are all awesome thrilled to be over the 700 mark and looking forward to more candy buying:)

As always and very importantly I would like to say thank you to all my wonderful visitors who take the time to leave such inspirational comments on my blog, allowing me to hop back over to see your own beautiful work. THANK YOU!! 


I would like to enter this creation into the following challenges and thank Feline for your assistance as always


Colour Create - Pink, White and Gold
Crafty Purple Frog - For Someone Special
Dutch Dare - Recipe-ribbon, images, patterned papers and layers
Paper Crafting Journey - Anything Goes
Cooking It Up with Katie - punch, ink and Emboss
Crafts and Me - Shabby Chic or Vintage

OK off to my craft room to play, think Matt is photographing my tutorial for my little bottle cover today, so will hopefully post this later on 
enjoy your day
Hugs
Kate
xxx

26 comments:

Vicky said...

Lovely card Kate, realy classy, but with a touch of pretty, hugs Vicky x x

sam21ski said...

Great card Kate. Well done with the gold embossing, it looks fab.

Sam xxx

Crafting Aberrigines said...

awww....the card is so elegant and classy ..
I love it to bits ..
Every detail on it makes me wanna drool ...
awesome creation Kate !

Michaela said...

Hi Kate
Stunning card!
Michaela xx

Frea said...

Hi kate, gorgeous card, love that lush flower border!! Colours are stunning en chique. Have a great weekend, hugs Frea

melissac said...

GORGEOUS CARD!! The roses are brilliant!! Thanks for joining us at Get Hippity with Ippity!! Blessings!!

mags said...

Hi Kate. Lovely creation. The roses have come out beautifully.
Mags
x

Sandra said...

Hi Kate, Oh wow absolutely stunning just brilliant:) Sandra H

CraftyLoops said...

Oh My Giddy Aunt!!! Kate this card is incredibly stunning. I love hoe youve done the flowers. Wow, its really stunning. Lee xx

Hazel (Didos) said...

WOW this is stunning, thanks for playing our ribbons and bows challenge on MAWTT this week, Love Hazelxo

coops said...

so stunning and classy kate.love the gorgeous rich colours and great image ;D

xx coops xx

gina g said...

Wow this is gorgeous i love it. Thanks for joining us at Crafts and Me this week. luv gina xx

frances joy said...

lovely card :)

KarinsArtScrap said...

wow what a beautiful anniversarry card kate, great with all those flowers and that gorgeous bow.

greetings karin

Sue said...

Wow this is stunning Luv Sue x

NanaConnie said...

Beautiful! Thanks for joining us this week at Cooking It Up with Katie. Good luck in the challenge and I hope you're going to play again soon.
NanaConnie DT Chef

Curlybear said...

Wow this is one utterly gorgeous card, the flower border is amazing it must have taken ages, but it absolutely amazing,
Have a lovely week,
Hugs Bridget :0) x

happyglitzygirl said...

A real work of art, love the flowers, thanks for playing with us at the papercrafting journey, blessings Hilde

Basslady said...

this is absolutely gorgeous!

thanx a lot for this wonderful festive inspiration!

hugs and kisses from germany,
silvi xoxo

Helen said...

Beautiful card Kate - I love the gold on the flowers!
Helen x

Lisa Jane said...

Gorgeous card - love the flowers and bow
Thanks for joining us at MAWTT this week
Lisa x

Sharon said...

A Beautiful card. Sheer elegance and a wonderful LO.
Thanks for joining us at the Colour Create Challenge.
Sharon xx

ladyjanet_56 said...

Love the card & there you go again setting me off with WR these papers are so pretty, I love the card Love the bow & those gorgeous roses too. Janet x

Julie said...

Gorgeous card - so classy! Thanks for playing along with us at Colour Create this time around, Juliexx

Merlyn said...

Wonderful card with beautiful flowers and golden bow

dj1952 said...

Congratulations on being chosen as one of the top 3! Your card is awesome. Hugs, dj1952

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