Monday, 18 November 2013

Love You

Hello my crafty friends!  A little cream and black number for today's card.  I personally adore this colour combination as it just looks so elegant.  I started with a piece of milk card that I embossed with the Garden Lattice embossibility folder.  I matted it with a thin black layer for emphasis.  I used the Filigree Corner dies by Becca Feeken and cut two of them in milk card for the upper corners.  I wrapped a piece of cream coloured satin edged ribbon around the card down the centre and taped the ends to the back.  Using the Lacey Tier die set (also by Becca Feeken), I cut two of the circles out out milk coloured card.  I cut a black piece to go behind them using the classic circle dies.  I made a rosette using these by scoring lines across both of them in equal increments.  I cut to the centre and folded them concertina style and did this to both of them.  I glued the two pieces together to form the rosette and attached it in the middle of my card as my focal element.  I used the Samantha Walker Delicate Doilie dies to cut a smaller centre piece and finished it with a flatback  pearl.  I tied a double bow and added it with glue dots below my rosette with a pretty cameo for the centre.  I stamped my sentiment on a tag and edged it with Antique Linen distress ink.  I tucked the edge of the tag under the cameo.  The card was then completed by adding a double pierced mat layer out of milk coloured card.  Finished dimensions are 7 1/2" x 8 1/2" in size.
I just wanted to let you know that I am still pondering something fun to do on Mondays.  I have a few ideas, but no final decisions yet.  I want it to be something really good though so it could take a bit of time.

I am coming up on another exciting milestone too in my blog journey.  My blog is about to click over the      4 million mark (that's a lot of zeros!) in it's counter at the very bottom of the blog (at least as of this writing, it may have even gotten there by now, who knows!)   That is pretty exciting for me and a bit amazing too as never in my wildest did I imagine that sort of readership.  Thank you so much for your daily visits, you have no idea what that means to me!  You're the best, LOVE YOU, just like the card says!   All for now, Sue x














172 comments:

Pam said...

Stunning card again, love it. Well done for your 4 million blog coming up

Jan.moogie said...

Gorgeous card today and so many possibilities and combinations Sue, my mind is boggled. Really pleased about the 4 million must be so exciting. Well done you.xx

Patricia said...

Good morning Sue,
Sorry I have been missing now and again. Life in general has kept me extra busy.
Always look in to see your wonderful creations.
This one is no exception, I Love, Love, love it.
I have everything you have used, might have a go when I "find" some free time.
Have a fantastic day

Patricia xxx

Mrs B said...

Hi Sue. Wonderful card. So delicate. Congratulations on 4 million hits. Sensible people don't want to miss out on the best blog on the internet do they! Take care.

Rose in Chester said...

Hi Sue,
Such a beautiful card AGAIN! How do you think of them all, I never cease to wonder.
Congratulations on the 4 million -
I am not surprised, given all the lovely cards you show, with so very clear instructions of how to achieve this level of excellence.
Well done you, here's to the 5 million...
Hugs, Rose

Kai Ramos said...

Wow, wow and wow. That's a really great looking card.

kitty davies said...

Morning Sue.
congratulations to you. thank you for all the inspiration you give us. Todays card is very universal lovely take care Kitty

auscrafts said...

gorgeous card ,Wow!!!! 4 million mark your nearly there 3995063 as I write this .That's a amazing amount of followers, but well deserved your a very popular and talented lady

Cameeli said...

Good Morning Sue.
WOW!! This is such a gorgeous elegant card and I am sure that anybody would be delighted to receive that in the post.
The 4 million is amazing in itself congratulations!! Good news travels fast and know one deserves it more your hard work and dedication and brilliant work ethic is an inspiration to us all.
Have a great day
Cameeli xx

Sam Smithard said...

Morning Sue,
Firstly I'm not surprised at all that your about to approach "The Awesome" 4 Million mark I am so thrilled for you, no one deserves it better than you! Everyday you bring us something "Outstanding" and so "Inspiring"
Today's Card is a huge Wow I really Love Cream and Black as much as I Love White and Black they look Awesome together, using your Fabulous Garden Lattice Embossing Folder for your background then using the Corner Dies designed by Becca Feeken which are just so pretty, and then the Lacey Tier Die set another from Becca, I love how you have made it into a Rosette, I love the Ribbon and the Beautiful Cameo from Creative Expression they just finish of a Card and then you finish your Card with your ever Famous Pierced Surround which I just Love, I love every thing about your work and long may it continue you until we reach 8 Million and more you say you Love us for this but we Love you for bringing us such Awesome Cards love from Sam x

cr@fty said...

Good morning Sue
We love you too and it's reflected in your 4.000.000 milestone. You deserve it for all your hard work, you always have time for the 'Wilsonette's' no matter how busy you are. Today's card is a 'must do', it is so pretty and elegant I have all the ingredients will have a go at this later on today. Hmm! I wonder what you have in store for Mondays for us?
Hugs x ( and congratulations)
Heather T

tracy w said...

Hi sue
Stunning card the colour combo looks great I love cream and black to and yes we all love you that's a lot of people looking at your blog congratulations on your 4.000.000 milestone thanks again Tracy w x

Pearl said...

Hi Sue, happy Monday! I love this card, the pleated doilly is just great. Must try it sometime.

Craftihappiness to you all, love from Pearl

Rosie said...

What a lovely, subtle card. So pretty.

Eemeli said...

Great design. Love the lace-looking rosette.
Congrats on your 4 million hits!!

Hugs,
Eemeli

baconbits said...

Morning Sue
Fantastic - a very romantic card today. So delicate and subtle.
Congrats on the 4 mill milestone.
TFS
Hugs
Amanda x

BridgetCG said...

Hi Sue, a really elegant card, I also love the colour combo. No surprise at the 4 million mark, as you always give us inspiration. Bx

Rachel Taylor said...

Congratulations on the 4 million ! You are well loved by us all ! Beautiful card today .
Crafty hugs Rachel x

Gail said...

Good morning Sue,
Congratulation on your soon to reach 4milllion mile stone.
And that's because your blog is just the best!
Love today's card as well, nice colour combo.
Gail C x

Sandra B. said...

Hi Sue, Another stunning card. Love the colour combo. You are amazing. 4 million people cannot be wrong. Congratulations. Thanks for all the inspiration you give. Keep crafting.

Jackie Trinder said...

Good morning Sue today's card is gorgeous as they always are. Congratulations on reaching 4 million that is some achievement. Thank you for the inspiration you give us every day. Love Jackie

Jacquie said...

Morning Sue,

Stunning card, love all the dies so beautiful.

Congratulations on reaching 4000, my that is a lot but not surprising. You must be so excited.

Love & hugs

Jacquie J xxx
http://jewelscardcraft.blogspot.co.uk/

Anonymous said...

GM Sue - 4 millions hits ehh - that a lot of eyes looking at a lot of marvellous cards made by you - so we should be thanking you I am thinking! Dont know how you do it but very glad that you do - I have learnt so much from you since starting to make cards 2 years ago and I appreciate all you do - so here;s a big THANK YOU SUE - another great card by the way!
Rgs
Clare W

Patricia Howarth said...

Morning Sue, I love this card, the black and white combo is always striking, and the die-cuts and rosette are fabulous.
Wow, 4 million, that is fantastic.
Lots of love from Patricia xx

Nanny Jo said...

such a lovely, delicate card, Sue.
Jo xx

Nanna Tina said...

Hi Sue
Stunning and a classy colour combo, congratulations on the 4 million.
Happy crafting
Love Tina x

Anonymous said...

Hi Sue
Wow 4 million! Congratulations! I am not surprised. Your blog is of such a high standard and now with stunningly produced videos to delight and inspire us.
Thank you so much.
Love the card.
Veronique L

Clare said...

Beautiful card, love the rosette.

Clare x

Desiree P said...

Gorgeous,gorgeous,gorgeous! Sue Wilson and Becca Feeken - a marriage made in Crafter Heaven!xx

Anonymous said...

And we love you too! The 4 million milestone is all down to you Sue and your wonderful blog. My day wouldn't be complete without a visit. Love the card today, especially the colours, it is very striking and elegant. Have a great day. Best wishes
YvonneMayxx

Debs A said...

Morning Sue ehat a stunning card i lovr it. And like you i just adore these colours together. And congratulations on you blog you deserve it as you are give us so much inspiration and you are one talented lady. Well done Sue xx

Debs A

carol edwards said...

Hi Sue what a stunning card for such a grey day. Love everything about it and can see the possibilities for so many different colour ways and occasions. What a milestone on your blog , thank you for all the time and inspiration given.

englishrose897 said...

Good morning Sue. Lovely card this morning. Congratulation on 4 million hits. Sally x

Jazzylady said...

Good morning Sue,
Congratulations on the 4 million mark. I'm not surprised, you're cards are so inspirational and we learn so much from you. This card is very elegant and has so many possibilities just by changing the colour combo.
Love, Karen

Rosemarie said...

Morning Sue, This card is just amazing, I don't know how you keep coming up with them. Congratulations on the 4 million, you deserve all the praise you get, you give of your time and expertise so willingly so we can all benefit, you are a remarkable lady and so appreciated. I know my day would not be the same without my morning visit to your blog.

Love Rosemarie xx

Dawn Searle said...

Morning Sue, We love you too and congratulations on reaching 4 million, but we are not surprised at all. Todays card is stunning as they all are. You put so much thought and care into your blog every day and your blog is the first thing that I look at every morning.
Hugs Dawn Searle

Ecco of Sheffield said...

morning Sue
For today's gift you have used two pieces which are in my favourite box - the garden lattice and the corners. I find they always seem to jump into my hands quite a lot.
I love today's colour scheme and the format is very simple and gentle.
Congratulations on the blog hits - you more than deserve the membership keeping us all tuned in with that wonderful inspiration of yours. My mornings aren't the same when I cannot tune in to Sue Wilson.
Janet x

Anonymous said...

Hi Sue,
Such a pretty card, love the filigree corners and pleated doily. Congratulations on the upcoming 4 million hits :-)
Donna Jones

karenlotty said...

Congrats Sue you've earned to be recognised for all the fantastic work you do & it's being recognised by the number of visits your blog Here's to the 5 million! Beautiful card by the way Very elegant

Sue Dunn said...

Good morning Sie. Love you too. I like many others check out the blog 1st thing and enjoy taking in your inspiration. Would be sad if you weren't there. Great job xx

Jean Johnston said...

Another beautiful creation. The restrained colour choice shows of the intricate die cuts so well. Only 330 more to hit the 4,000,000 mark Sue. I am sure it won't be long! Congratulations.

Marion Bull said...

Another beautiful card Sue, loving the black and cream. Congratulations on your 4 mill. milestone, you deserve it. Yours is the best craft/cardmaking blog that I have found and is so full of advice, tips and interest. Thank you

Marion B xx

Ann said...



Hi Sue

Love you too I check out your Blog 1st thing and enjoy reading it and seeing your beautiful creations and of course now your one to one video tutorials thankyou for all your inspiration.

Today's card is gorgeous so elegant and love the simple sentiment beautiful.

Hugs Annx without an "e"

Fieldsend said...

Morning Sue, lovely stunning card again today, crisp n clean. Congratulation to your 4million mark and that's shows how many crafter Love You. Have a great day.

Love June
xxx

Lynda said...

Lovely card Sue. Could you turn your creative genius to some smaller ones say A6 size, pretty please.

Margaret said...

Good morning Sue
What a truly beautiful card it is simply wonderful, as indeed are you, what a fantastic achievement 4 million, many congratulations!
Margaret corgi owner

Howdy said...

Elegant and oh so classy.
Well done on the 4million mark but I'm really not surprised.

Sheila - Ginger said...

Morning Sue,
4,000,000 WOWEE!! That's ONE BIG NUMBER!!....and it's all down to you Sue, your stunning works of aret, the inspiration you pass on to us and your generosity! Well done Sue!!
Stunningly elegant card today, love the cream and black and the lacy rossette. Many thanks and congratulations on your milestone.

Love Sheila xx

Anonymous said...

A BIG world wide round of applause for our crafting hero on so many followers, CONGRATULATIONS Sue from ALL your Wilsonettes what a woman ! Like other Wilsonettes, my morning starts bt tuning my phone into the wifi to tap into this amazing world of Wilson and everyday my morning starts with the most magnificent, stunning work, how do we thank you for brightening our days ? By being here for YOU like you are for US. Here's to the next million, I raise my coffee cup to you : )

This card has blown me away. I too love the colour scheme. I adore every element of this card, and if I was lucky enough to ever receive a card from anyone with this much excellence it would be framed and on show. I dont know how you can fall in love with a card, but I just did !!! Maybe if I could replicate any of your cards Sue Id not feel so anxious over competition at farmers markets but I cant, and I do ! Sooo much card crafting competition out there now !

Talking of which, another busy day making cards ready for the next market on Sunday with SO much to do (if ONLY people realised how much time and love goes into just 1 card) then maybe they would appreciate what we do, we DONT play, we all work so hard at perfection.

Sending Monday smiles and hugs to our wonderful Sue and all you lovely Wilsonettes.
Hugs.
Lancashire Steph xx

Marianne's Craftroom said...

Stunning card, such an elegant colour combo

camelot67 said...

Good Morning Sue,

Once again WOW! Every day you amaze us (me in particular) with your inspiration and talent and bring us such wonderful cards. I'm not surprised that you are fast approaching 4 million hits - you deserve the recognition. I know my cardmaking has improved ten-fold because of you! Thanks for sharing this with us and I hope you enjoy the rest of your day.
Margaret A.

Anonymous said...

Morning Sue wonderful card love the colour combination
We love to visit your blog every day for some inspiration
And I will be copying this one hopefully making a fair replica. Congratulations on having almost 40000 readers.

Sophy n Gran

Cee Bee said...

hi Sue, congrats for when you hit 4 million, I just sat and watched the counter and it was changing every second!! But then you are so popular. WE love you for all you share with us and for making the blog so inspirational.
You really have the best job in the world. Long may you reign Queen of Spellbinders!!!
Hugs n stuff
Carol B

Anonymous said...

Dear Sue I think you have it the wrong way round we are lucky ones having you post a card daily and fully explained how to create it! Now even videos to watch....I am not surprised by your milestone with all your genority and inspiration, you are the best of best! So thank you to you for everything that you do for us! By the way, the card is wonderful and I too love the colour combo. Take Care Michelle S xxx

Marleine said...


Hi Sue,

Simply one of the most delicate, stunning card. Beautiful. X

Sonia Jones said...

Another really effective card. Hugs Sonia x

Jacqui oakes-alcock said...

Lovely card Sue.

lydia jordan said...

Hi Sue,
Great achievement almost 4 million hits, just goes to show how important your blog is to us, we love you too. Where else could we get such inspiration and tips on a daily basis and now great videos as well.
Wonderful card today classy and elegant, love it.
Have a great day.
Lydia
X

Pat S Witney said...

Hi Sue

Another stunning card today. Wow, fancy nearly getting to 4 million on your blog. I think you will do it this week. This is just the best blog.

Shirley Terretta said...

Hi Sue,

Oh love the card and I have everything to make it too. Congrats on your milestone. Those that don't follow your blog don't know what they are missing - their loss.

Much love,

Shirley T. xxxxxxxxxxxxx

Marion said...

Hi Sue what an elegant looking card and we love you for all the hard work you put in to doing the blog and now the video's.congratulation's on reaching almost 4million .
Marion H

beachie said...

Hi Sue
Wonderful card, the cream and black does look fantastic.
Audrey x

gwen70 said...

Simply stunning, well done on reaching your 4 million

Carol Clarke said...

Morning Sue
Another stunning card I love the colour combination. Your cards are the tops that is why you have had 4 million followers. Keep the cards coming so that you can reach 5 million
Hugs
Carol x

nattyboots said...

Well done on your 4million blog ,when it hits the mark , that sure is some seriously dedicated followers,
You must be very proud ?

A lovely card again Sue ,i love it !
Elaine H

jessie said...

MORNING SUE
JUST A STUNNING CARD AGAIN.I JUST
LOVE IT.WELL DONE.

jessie said...

MORNING SUE
JUST A STUNNING CARD AGAIN.I JUST
LOVE IT.WELL DONE.

Sandy G said...

Hi Sue
There's a lot of love out here for you Sue! You're an awesome lady with an awesome talent. Long may you reign supreme in blog land. Today's card is gorgeous. I love the rosettes. Thank you for sharing.

MRS DUCK said...

Good morning Sue and everyone
stunning, absolutely stunning.
Congratulations on the 4m viewers. Its the dizzy heights that the rest of us bloggers can only dream of butyou deserve everyone of them!
Have a great day.
Ang x

hollyberry said...

Amazing card yet again.This one is so elegant.Not difficult to understand the 4 million mark-you always produce such fabulous cards,give such clear demonstrations and are so generous with your time and ideas.That's why we all keep in touch.Thank YOU so much Sue.

marg said...

Hello Sue
4 million! that's a lot, shows how much we all needed a champion, and you stepped in at the right moment! thank you.
Love today's card and how you have use Becca's Die, I was hoping you would find another use for it!
I love cream card and ribbon, I'm in the clutches of Cream Linen card at the minute, I can't seem to leave it alone.
Take care Sue
Love Marg

Jan Caven said...

Hi Sue
Absolutely beautiful. So classy and elegant. I have the dies you have used so will definitely be having a go at this one. By the way we love you too.
Love Jan x x

Anne Crawford said...

Wonderful Card! Congratulations on nearing the 4 million mark, that really is something! But so well deserved , you give us all so much it shows how much you are appreciated!

alimecca said...

Hi Sue
It's a Wow day. Wow for the amazing card today, so elegant and beautiful. But an even bigger Wow for almost getting to brilliant 4 million mark. That just goes to show how much you mean to all of us. Congratulations and thank you. Alison xx

Pauline A said...

Morning Sue, WOW congratulations on 4million hits, just shows what a popular and brilliant crafter you are. Always beautiful cards with such clear instructions and today's is no exception. Have introduced my gran daughter to your blog so hope that makes it 4,000 001 this morning. Hugs Pauline A x

Jackie Durrant said...

Good morning Sue and a big congratulations, shows how much we love you and all you do for us with your insight and inspiration. Today's card is no exception, so elegant, love from Jackie D

hotpotato said...

I just love your blog Sue and visit every day without fail.....only time I didn't was when hubby and I went on a weeks cruise in August, but I went back over the weeks publications when I got home.

ellyscard creatief said...

Beautiful card.
Gr Elly

val jones said...

Good Morning Sue. A milestone that is well deserved. So many people, obviously me included, couldn't do without a daily "fix" from you. The best blog in the world. Todays card is no exception as to why your are so well loved. Beautiful in Sue style.
Keep making us happy.

Love Val x

Marianna Hammer said...

Do you know, why you have so many followers? It's because YOU are the best! Congratulation on another milestone.
And I too love the colors of this card. Very elegant indeed.

hazel young said...

gorgeous card sue and love the black and white theme. Well done on 4 million xx hazel

Jess Watson said...

Morning Sue, gorgeous card today cream and black are so good together. Congrats on reaching 4,000,000 hits, that is simply because you are the best, and we all love you too. Take care, Jess xx

Debbie Tinks said...

Stunning card Sue. Lovely X happy crafting

Beryl Treble said...

Love the card and the concertina effect. Congratulations on your 4 million blog.

Brenda Hanlon said...

Absolutely gorgeous card Sue, not surprising to reach 4milliion you do such a fab job. Congratulations.

Jean Z said...

Beautiful card Sue so pretty , I love to look back on all you cards as a reference when I am making something similar, you give me such inspiration. Your blog is the first thing I look at on a morning, thank you for such wonderful ideas love Jean Z xx

Mac Mable said...

Ohhh such a pretty and gorgeous card today. Love the colour combinations. Congratulations on your 4 million milestone, it's mind blowing and well deserved.
I am also absolutely delighted on being a winner this week in the weekly comment game and feel very lucky and special! Lol.
Hugs and thanks for sharing x

sue simonson said...

The rosette is gorgeous, I always have trouble with those but yours is absolutely wonderful, loved the finished card, so elegant.

Anonymous said...

First off Sue CONGRATULATIONS on your 4 million blog followers,you really do deserve it. Beautiful card today, the rosette is a peach!
ValC xx

Brenda Lello said...

Hello Sue,
Congratulations 4 million what an achievement and it's all down to you, your wonderful talent, and your dedication to your blog THANK YOU.
Today's card is really beautiful, I love cream and black it looks so elegant.
Take care, love Brenda xxx

nannapat said...

Hands up all those who went straight to the bottom of the page to see if the 4 million has clocked up!! Love today's card Sue, the cream and black look so elegant and I'm sure the sentiment reflects how all your followers feel about you. Pat x

Anonymous said...

My goodness, Sue, nearly 4 million hits!! That sure is a lot of ohs - in fact I oh! every day when I see your new card - and oooh and aaah too. You absolutely deserve that recognition because you give so much and I really can't imagine not having the joy of your blog each day - the ONLY one I visit.
Today's card simply lovely with that gorgeous lacy rosette on black so a huge thank you yet again for all your wonderful inspiration. We are truly blessed.

'P' in Wales

weefortune said...

Congratuletionas on 4 million clicks but the Thnks must go to you for keeping us all inspired on a daily basis takes a lot of commitment on your part to keep it up, another stunning card today, Have a great Day Elaine xx

yorkielass said...

Hello Sue, We love you too, congratulations on your so deserved 4 million milestone. You are the best of the best and your talent and generosity is much appreciated.
Today's card is absolutely beautiful, I too love cream and black, soooo elegant.
Have a great day everyone.
Hugs June xxx

Zena McCalmont said...

Morning Sue, another beautiful card. Wish I had your imagination. Thank you for sharing. Zena xx

Anonymous said...

Love this card Sue, it's beautiful. Really pleased about the 4 million. Your blog is the best, so easy to follow and there is something for everyone. You deserve the acclaim.
Lots of love.
Pauline

Maryann Laursen said...

Gorgeous card here again Sue, soo elegant looking.
WOUW way to go with almost 4 mill visitors, that´s a lot of clicks here, that´s for sure, but I´m not surprised with the gorgeous work and awesome ideas you´re always sharing here with everyone. You never failit here, but always leave this blog filled with awesome inspiration, and it´s the place I go to every time, if I´m a bit cold on inspirations, that´s for sure.

3362 Jan said...

Morning Sue. Congratulations on 4 million,here's to the next million!
Just love today's card. On the to do list,lol. Have a great day. Hugs. Jan.xx

Nubiene Peltier said...

Hi Sue
Love this milk card it looks so fresh love the centre piece
And the ribbon in that colour is lush
Have a great day I thought today was video day hope you have more x

magpie said...

A stunning and beautiful card Sue. I love the cream/black combination and all the different textures that you have done. Wonderful that your blog is nearing the 4 million mark! Wow! It couldn't have happened to a more lovelier lady than you. You're always there for us all no matter what it is. "Thank you" so much Sue for all that you do, it is so appreciated. I can safely say, from all of us "Love you" too! xx Love Karen xx

Pattyb said...

Hi Sue.....another GORGEOUS card. Love these dies.
They are so feminine! Congrats on the 4million mark. that is amazing! have a blessed day.

nancyd said...

Morning Sue, I have been trying to post since
early on but my posts wouldn't go for some
reason so I'm keepng my fingers crossed this time.
an absolutely stunning card always love black and white but love this one
with more white it looks so elegant.
CONGRATULATIONS on nearly reaching your
4 mll. milestone you definately deserve it.
Nancyd xx

Lacelady said...

Great card Sue, I love concertina rosettes! (counter is at 3996966, so very close now, how exciting).

cats said...

Morning!..gorgeous card Sue.Thank you for posting every day,and for the videos,they are very relaxing to watch.Congratulations in advance on your 4 million mark!!....Christine xx

Tres said...

Hi Sue. This is such a truly beautiful card today !! I just don't know how you come up with such gorgeous cards on a daily basis !! I really love your cream and black colour combo. The center piece is a master piece. Today's card is nothing short of stunning !!
Well Sue I cannot say I am surprised at you reaching the 4 million milestone mark. I would like to say a BIG CONRATULATIONS to you. You do such a fantastic job making all your wilsonettes very happy every day. You really deserve it so well done you !!! I find my day is not complete until I have visited your blog. I very much look forward to and enjoy being a part of your amazing blog world !! The other Willsonettes are such lovely people too. Apart from my step daughter whom I only see every other week end, I do not have any card making friends or family so when I come to your blog I always feel like I am a part of a great big extended family. So thank you once again Sue because it is YOU that has made it happen. Lots of love and best wishes Tres x x x

Sian M said...

Beautiful card. We'll done you!

sharon said...

Good morning Sue
This card is so beautiful-it took my breath away. The monochrome look sets it all off perfectly. I love the big bow and cameo. Congratulations on nearing your 4 millionth visitor, you deserve every success, your hard work has truly paid off.
Hugs Sharon Kirkwood x

Pat L said...

Hi Sue
Beautiful elegant card and the rosette is fab. Congratulations to you on the 4million mark it is a pleasure to visit your blog everyday and find such inspiration
Thank you and best wishes
Pat

CraftyJo said...

Congrats! That's *some* milestone to near! Love the card today.

Nikkinoo said...

Love it, very classy!

Congratulations on your 4,000,000 mark (which I am sure you will obtain in the very near future) and well deserved it is too!

lynda said...

A lovely stunning card Sue could use for many occasions
The colour combo works so well loving the dies.
Wow congratulations on the near milestone
Hugs Lynda Brock xx

snowqueen62 said...

Congratulations on your milestone. A wonderful achievement for a brilliant Blog!
Today's card is just stunning, love it.
Hugs Sue x

Barbara said...

Congratulations on reaching 4 million views, quite an achievement. Its not surprising you are the no.1 blog, your creations are fabulous and you are so dedicated to your followers!

Kiraneries said...

Hi Sue, a gorgeous card in cream and black. It brights up my day coming to your blog to see your fabulous cards. Especially this time of year when it's cold and damp.

Lindsay Martin said...

lovely card from a lovely lady. I am not at all surprised that your log count is so high, you are such a lovely, genuine lady with such a fantastic talent. xx

Helen Barker said...

Stunning.Really elegant card that could be adapted for many occasions.Well done on the 4 million landmark.love your blog and visit everyday.
Helen Bx

Vie Carter said...

We love you too Sue

Todays card is simply beautiful

Congratulations on this milestone 4 million is fabulous

Looking forward to the new Monday blog (when you have decided)

Vie
x

Myra said...

Hi Sue, Congratulations on a stunning card for a dank, dreary November day! I love it!! Love the cream and black combination and the delicate lacy corners. Also love the embellishment not forgetting the bow! Congratulations too on the 4 million followers!
We love you too or we wouldn't look forward to your card each day. Many many thanks.
Love Myra

Julie Bee said...

Hi Sue

Firstly love today's card, very elegant.

Congratulations on the upcoming of 4 million marker, it is not a surprise to any of us, since i have been looking on your blog i have learnt so much, you are very inspiring person both in your carfting and your generous side to all of us, we are so blessed to have your lovely personality brought to the crafting world.

Best Wishes

Julie Bee

Pinky said...

Very stylish and we love you too! here's to the next 4 million!
Vicki x

Janette MacArthur said...

Such an elegant card today ! Many congratulations on the 4 million Mark - quite remarkable!
Janette

Caron28 said...

Hello Sue. What an amazing card today, love everything about it. Congrats on the 4 million mark. Xx

Susan White said...

Love today's card - I agree with you that cream and black is so elegant and I just love to do those rosettes since I saw you demo them on TV! Congratulations on your upcoming 4 million hits - Susan

Tina Eldridge said...

Hi Sue

Stunning card Sue, and you have given me an idea for a 60th birthday card I have been asked to make, and that's why you deserve all the praise sent to you today. 4 million is a cracking number to achieve by a cracking crafter. Well done Sue.

Kind regards :-)

Tina X

Laura O said...

4 million,WOW! thats some achievement .Fab card today love the white/cream on black look .Laura O

SHARICA said...

Afternoon Sue .. Wow .. another stunning card .. xx And nearly at the 4 million mark :)

Trish said...

Hi Sue,
Such a beautiful elegant card. TFS
Hugs,
Trish x. (Hillside)

Paper Junkie said...

Love you back! Love visiting your blog and today's card is a cracker. Watched Julia's shows at the week-end and ordered three of the emboss, stamp and dies sets. They were too good to pass up. Maybe when I've got all my Christmas cards done I can have a play with them in the New Year. X P.S. Congratulations on your marvellous milestone!

Micky French said...

Love this one Sue. Well done for reaching your 4 million xxx

Snuffy Snoo said...

Hi Sue, gorgeous card, I totally agree, cream & black are so elegant!! Love Sam xxx

Jane said...

lovely really like this die.

Jane xx

ros hodgkins said...

Hi Sue, What a beautiful card and so feminine. I love the classy look of black and not quite white, for me its a nicer combo.
Congratulation on reaching 4,000000.
X Ros

Jill Liddle said...

Love Love Love this card. Another one that ticks all my boxes.

yorkie said...

Hi Sue
Another beautiful card today Sue
Love this embossing folder and what you have done with the die hope you and your family are well Sue
Take care
Theresa x

sued99 said...

Brilliant about 4 million hits. Love this card with the striking colour combination.

Janice K said...

This is a stunning card, love the colour combo and texture detail. x

Diane G said...

Hi Sue

The ribbon you have used for this card is one I use all the time I love it so much - beautiful beautiful card the I just have to buy 1 die and thats hubbys valentine card sorted.

The 4 million is a huge milestone - you deserve it x
I don't know how you manage to create such beautiful cards - every day!!!

You are brilliant and we all love you to!

Diane

Anonymous said...

Hi Sue,
What an elegant card the cream and black makes, simply devine. We all love and appreciate you to.
Beverley W

Carol S. said...

This is so pretty Sue. Love the soft colours. Hugs, Carol S.xx

fame01 said...

Hi Sue
what a stunning card I love the colour combo to it is so elegant, I bet your so please with how many followers you it doesn't surprise me in the slightest, your a good kind person always so helpful and most of all the queen of spellbinders well done sue.. hugs sarah xxx

Ali B said...

Hi Sue,
What a classy card from a classy lady. Thanks
Alison B. x

Tracy Stitt said...

Hi sue. Cogratulations on ur big milestone. That really is something to be proud of!!! This is the only blog I really look at everyday I'd never heard of a blog until I saw u on create and craft mentioning it and I've been hooked ever since. You really do take the time to share with us and you really helped me out in march when my handle broke on my GC in the middle of Mother's Day cardmaking! Lol and quickly sent me a new one
So thanks for all ur work and effort u deserve it

Love Tracy in killie Scotland xx

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Jackie Meechan said...

Well done on your 4 million views but I think you deserve every one of them as I'm sure everyone agrees. We are honoured to be able to visit such an interesting and inspirational blog every day. Gorgeous card AGAIN!!! Love all the ideas you give us

jane stillman said...

This is absolutely stunning Sue, many congratulations on the 4 million x

Ruth said...

Hi Sue - I love your blog and am not surprised that you have so many followers. A while ago you were looking for ideas for Mondays, please, please can we have a card using some of the older (and familiar) dies in our collections? Sometimes I get a bit stale and it would be great to see new ideas using older dies which are still readily available. I'm looking forward to my 'fix' again tomorrow to see what you come up with!!

Gail said...

Gorgeous card and although I am not a big lover of rosettes I think this one is luvly xx luv the colour combo too xx GailT xx

Annie said...

This card is utterly beautiful in its simplicity and elegance.
I have never checked the counter, I just have though and it is impressive!! Nearly there at 4 million, what an amazing number and so well deserved! I would be lost without your blog, like many of us!
Looking forward to what you come up with for Mondays - bet it will be fantastic. I have given it a lot of thought but can't think of anything...
Happy week
Hugs Annie

Jackie Calvert said...

Hi Sue. Lovely, lovely card today, congratulations on the new milestone, can't say I'm surprised, you got there, and so soon. Love Jackie C XXX

Shazza said...

love the monochrome look, fabulous card x

Kerry Beard said...

Hi sue
What a gorgeous card
I need to try this rosette
Well done on the 4 million....I think everyone would say how much you deserve this fantastic achievement.
I look forward to your blog and especially the videos...I have learnt how to store them on word so now have them all to hand.
Best wishes kerry

Crafty Nanna said...

Hi Sue, love this card

KP said...

Hi Sue
An absolutely beautiful card today, love the colours. Also can I just say that I am loving the vids KP xxx

Carole Z said...

Wow this card is an absolute stunner! Well done on heading to the new milestone! Hugs Carole Z xx

Teresa said...

Love this card Sue and congratulations on the milestone.

Teresa (Nottingham) xxx

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Maggie said...

Hello Sue. How amazing to have that many people hanging onto your every word. We love you too and your fantastic cards. You inspire us every day and I wouldn't miss it for the world. On now to 5 million! xx Maggie (on such a day better with a bow!)

Sheila - Ginger said...

WOW Sue just popped on to see if you had hit the 4 million and you've done that and more....4,000,224 and rising....CONGRATULATIONS!!!!

Love Sheila xx

Jean Deane said...

Hi Sue, A Whopping huge Congratulations what a milestone , you keep giving us all your time and inspiration even with your busy life at creative expressions and back and forth to visit mom and family I don't know how you do it but a BIG THANK YOU from all your wilsonettes we really do appreciate all your hard work.
Today's card is just perfection, beautiful and so classy the cream and black and the becca dies are just lovely I will be replicating it for my sister in laws birthday at the end of the month. big Hugs and love
Jean D x

Anonymous said...

Sue
Sincere congratulations on reaching over 4 million views on your blog. It's not hard to figure out why you have such a following. Absolutely love your card creation today. I pinch many of your ideas and I always visit your blog when I'm having a 'crafting block' or difficulty coming up with ideas for my cards. I always find something to get me going again.
Thank you for your continued inspiration.
Regards
Caroline MacH

Victoria said...

Just my type of card Sue, it's simply gorgeous. I have the embossing folder and use it a lot. So useful having the A4 folders.

Tina Eldridge said...

Hi Sue

Just came in again to see if you had hit your fantastic target,and you have. Well done Sue. I saw it at 4000462 and it was still going. AMAZING. Off to the land of nod now, good night.

Kind regards :-)

Tina X

Karen G Ratcliffe said...

Beautiful creative card!! Would love to be able to create like this. Congratulations on the 4 million hits!!

Sandy H said...

Stunning card. So classy in cream and black. Congratulations on reaching the 4,000,000 milestone.

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Meg said...

What a beautiful card Sue.

I see you went over the 4,000,000
congratulations.

Margaret O
xxx

suejimbel said...

Have we got to 4,000,000? Sure we have - well done - and Love this card too! Sue of Worcester

mags said...

A gorgeous card Sue. Love the elegance of the colour combo.
Mags
x

nzillingworth said...

HI SUE
LOVE THE LACE EFFECT ON THIS CARD. THINK THE SHADOW BEHIND THE DIE IS FAB. A GREAT TRICK I USE A LOT.
BORN AGAIN SPELLBINDER
NADINE HUG XXXX

JILL033 said...

A fabulous card, I don't normally leave comments as I find all your cards exceptional & I would be repeating my vocabulary of superlatives, but I think this is one of your best yet!!
Crafty hugs
Jill

cmu said...

Just love this one - one of my fave's too.

Diane Mortimer said...

This is lovely, I wish I knew how to make a rosette, I can grasp how to do it!
Diane from Glasgow xx