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Hi. I live in Spain with my partner. I am retired and LOVE it. I love life here but I do miss my family back in the UK, two sons and three sisters and my Mum. Crafting is my life, I do something every single day. In the past it has helped me get through some bad times in my life. One such bad time was when my first grandson died aged just 14 months. He had been born 8 weeks prem but was very healthy and was growing into a beautiful, bonny boy. It was such a shock when the call came. A day never passes when I dont think of him. I am now Nanna again to grand daughter, Hollie, born July 2012, and Tess born March 2016. This is my younger son and his partner. I now have another Grandson, Noah, born Nov 2013 to my elder Son and they have a daughter, Aurora, born March 2015. Thanks for visiting and I hope you enjoy my makes. Please leave a comment so that I know you have visited me. xxxx

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Wednesday, 12 June 2013

Golden Wedding Card

Good Morning All

I made this card afew weeks ago.  The lady that runs my 'fat club' asked me to make a special card for another member of the class.  The lady was abit upset that her family could not get over to Spain for the celebrations, so I put my thinking cap on and 'voila' - be warned, this is a long one, lots of pics.










I put two lots of inserts at the back so that all the members could sign it.  I punched them with a hearts X Cut punch.







And I made a box for it with an acetate front and decorated it with more flowers.  I tied a ribbon all around to keep it together.



xxxxxx
Wendy L

CHALLENGES -----
Lets Craft & Create # 72 - Shaped Card
The Hobby House # 1 - Anything Goes 
Country View Crafts # 4 - Dies    I won this one 
Emergency Crafters - Pomp & Ceremony
Created With Love - CWLC  # 45 - Anything Goes
Incy Wincy Designs Challenge - Butterflies & Bows
Whoopsi Daisy - Wedding Engagement Congratulations
My Mums Craft Shop # 6 - Dies Dies Dies 
Sarah Hurley Challenge # 81 - All that Glitters is Gold
 

33 comments:

  1. Wow what a stunning card,love the design.xxx

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  2. My oh my ,this is a work of art ,how long did it take you ?
    The Lady will be so ,so pleased with this , i just bet you she cries as i know i would.

    Elaine H X

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  3. Wendy I can think of only one word! Exquisite!

    Crafty Hugs
    Heather xx

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  4. How beautiful Wendy, what a fabulous keepsake it will make.

    B x

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  5. WOW! Absolutely gorgeous Wendy, love it!
    Wendy xx

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  6. Hallo Wendy,
    deine Karte ist der Hammer einfach traumhaft schön,große Klasse,so eine schöne karte möchte ich auch mal in den Händen halten,
    liebe Grüße Ulrike

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  7. WOW!!! This is stunning Wendy. Such a wonderful design with gorgeous detailing.
    A special card to be treasured for sure.
    Sue xx

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  8. wow gorgeous card, love all the designs and details on it !!!!
    Paula

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  9. Absolutely stunning. What a piece of art.
    Best wishes
    Anne O

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  10. Oooooh wow Wendy.....this is so beautiful with lots of lovely details added totally stunning xx

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  11. thank you for joining us for the Hobby House first challenge
    Hugs Kate xx

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  12. Not sure what I can add to everyone elses comments Wendy other than looking in the Thesaurus for other words that mean absolutely fantastic!
    The lucky couple will be overjoyed, I'm sure.
    Ang x

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  13. Hi Wendy
    Fabulous card... Stunning the couple witt love it....
    Hugs Sylvie xxx

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  14. Beautiful card and such a lovely box too
    Rosie x

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  15. Wendy your card is stunning, love it and the colour is gorgeous. Beautiful design and embellishments and the box is out of this world to..Stunning..Hugs Lozzy xx

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  16. This is gorgeous Wendy. I love the design, the shape, the embellies...all of it!
    Lorraine x

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  17. OOOOOOOOOOh this is stunning Wendy,
    love the design and your beautiful embellishments.
    pam

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  18. WOW, this card are stunning!! Love that design!!! Thank you for join us at Created With Love Challenges this week, hugs Kate (DT

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  19. Wendy this is absolutely stunning, the design is amazing and it is finished off perfectly with that gorgeous box.

    Joan x

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  20. What an absolutely stunning, exquisite card, this really is a work of art which you must be so proud of. The recipients will be over the moon when they receive this card. Hugs, Jen :-) x
    Krafty Keepsakes

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  21. Beautiful card. Love the top of it. Thanks for joining our Anything Goes challenge at Created with Love Challenges.

    ~~Chris

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  22. absoloutely beautiful... I love it!!! am sure the recipient will love it too :) nowt else to say LOL

    love n hugz Angie xXx

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  23. Wow, STUNNING, your design is amazing. Thanks for sharing it with us over at LCC.

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  24. Wendy, this is absolutely beautiful !
    xx

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  25. Fantastic use of die cuts on your card. Great colour combo and design. Thanks for joining us at INCY WINCY this week. Hope we see you next week. Hugs Sheryl xx

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  26. This looks Fabulous, thanks for joining us at WD xx Jan

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  27. Beautiful and amazing! So glad you joined us this month at Whoopsi Daisy!
    Hugs,
    Karen C

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  28. This is such a wonderful creation. Love the design and gold color. Thanks for joining us at Created With Love Challenges.

    Hugs,
    Maria

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  29. Lovely card, Stunning die cuts. thank you for joining us at Sarah Hurleys, all that Glitters is Gold Challenge Hugs Tania (GDT) xx

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  30. Wendy that card is amazing!!! My most favourite so far!! X

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  31. some really wonderful use of so many great layers and gorgeously delicate die cuts x
    thanks for joining us at country view crafts challenge x Trace x

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  32. Such a beautiful creation, Wendy!
    Thank you for sharing with us at The Hobby House Challenge and good luck!
    Tracey x

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