Sunday, 14 August 2016

Just For You

Good Sunday morning all!  I have a really sweet girly card for you today.  Sorry the pictures are a bit shadowed, but hopefully it is showing up on your screens as a wisteria and white colour combo.  I started by cutting an aperture in a piece of wisteria card with the Bruges outer die.  I embossed the card afterwards using the Jacobean Floral embossing folder while the die was still in place,  It is a bit more work, but you get a pretty void around the aperture edge where the die remains.  I added a piece of white card to the bottom into which  I scored vertical lines.  I added a strip of white pearls across the connection and tied a double bow out of some pretty matching silk ribbon from my stash (found on Ebay) with a pearl button centre. I added mounting foam to the back of the piece to raise it for dimension.  Using the Silhouette Blooms Stamp to Die For, I inked it with Clear Perfect Medium and stamped it onto wisteria card.  I heat embossed it with white embossing powder and cut it out with the Bruges die.  I cut the inside of the stamp out to create a frame and then seated the decorative centre from the Bruges die matted with a wisteria card to show through it.  I recessed the piece down into the aperture opening.  I stamped my sentiment and cut t out with a small oval and inked it lightly with Chic Viola Colour Cloud and added it vertically to the centre of the card.  I accented it with a few small poppies then completed the card with white and wisteria mats.  The finished dimensions are 6 1/2" x  8" in size.

The winners of this week's comment game are:

Brenda Lello!!!
Nana on the Hill!!!
DeCor!!!

Congratulations all!  Please email me at americansue1@gmail.com to confirm your address and claim your prize.   All for now, Sue x











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118 comments:

Pam said...

Stunning card, it's lovely.
Congratulations to comment game winners.
Julie, well done, I'm sure you have made the right decision, you are bound to be scared, Hun, everyone would feel the same about their eyes but if you gave your full sight back then your life has improved dramatically. We will all be with you on this journey and you have your wonderful husband too.
Wheelybad, it is terrible that you cannot be referred to a hospital that can help you, you have so much to deal with as well. I would fight the decision too.
Tina, hope you and Mick are well.
Elaine big hugs for Andrew, let's hope he gets right decision tomorrow.
Tracey, hope you are feeling a little stronger each day, it takes time so don't rush it.
Hugs to all blog friends

hollyberry said...

A really beautiful card today. Love the colours and that bow is amazing!
Congratulations to the winners.

Denise Bryant said...

Love the textures!

Anonymous said...

Beautiful card Sue, very pretty. Congratulations not winners. JJxx

Dragonsnap2 said...

Beautiful card, love it.
Congratulations to the winners.
D x

nancyd said...

Morning Sue, a gorgeous card. Congratulations girls well done
Nancyd xx

June Smith said...

Morning Sue and all Wilsonettes, oh so pretty, love the wisteria colour and the stamping with white embossing powder really seals this for me, you always manage to get all the colours to match, your stash must be humungous Sue. Thank you so much for the email.

Thank you ladies for all the advice about the dustpan and brush, ordered one from Julia Watts plus a few other things that I keep meaning to get like a packet of palette tools.

Congrats to all the winners, you certainly will enjoy your prize.

Pam, reading through the comments from yesterday there are some good pieces of advice, i.e. board of governors and the council, hopefully you can get this sorted because these trees and bushes will grow again and again and it should not be your problem to cut them down.

Julie I was pleased and proud of you that you are going to go for the donor eye, think of that donor who would be so pleased and proud to know that they have helped someone else (I have a donor card does anyone else)

Wheelybad, I really feel for you, you have so many problems to deal with, you could do without another one, you fight it all the way, we are all behind you.

Big hugs and special cuddles to Elaine and Andrew, Tina and Mick, Tracey and anyone else who needs them, I give them away to everyone.

I went to my son's bbq yesterday and had a great time, it was so lovely to see my twin sister there with her grandchildren, we sat together (as we always do) and chatted all afternoon, I was knackered (or my tongue was) by the time I got home. Oh and a great piece of news, I am going to Ally Pally, yes my son's partner Kerry, such a lovely girl, said she would take me and the mobility scooter in her car, then I think my hubby was feeling guilty (that is another story), anyway it was decided that if my son and hubby can find a golf course near Ally Pally which takes non members on a Saturday then they will drop us off and go off to play golf and then pick us up on the way back, what a result, that mean I can browse for as long as I want well at least 4-5 hours, so I will see you all there, who else is going. We should all meet up and have a group photo with our Sue, how about that. You can add it to your blog then Sue.

Stay safe, healthy and happy, hugs, June Smith xxx

Debs Artliff said...

Good morning sue what a beautiful card and the design is wonderful
Have a lovely day

Debs Cards xxx

CraftySuetoo said...

Good morning Sue and everyone. A very pretty, feminine card today - love the gentle white embossing onto the wisteria card.
Congratulations to all the winners. Hugs to all. Sue xxx

Stephanie Cotterill said...

Sunday smiles Sue. And the prettiest most lovely girly card that makes you sing. Wisteria is such a subtle gentle shade that shows the embossed stamp beautifully, as do the photos you have uploaded, it looks amazing just on my phone so I bet it shows up really amazing on a much larger screen.
Well done to the comment winners.
Have a lovely day whatever your plans Sue xx

Jacqui oakes-alcock said...

Great card Sue.

Jackie Trinder said...

Good morning Sue this is a stunning card I love it. Have a great day today. Take care. Hugs Jackie

Jennifer Smith-Kirk said...

Gorgeous elegant card Sue, great colour combo, well done Brenda, Nana & DeCor X X X

cr@fty said...

Good morning Sue
Beautiful girlie card for us today, I love how you've scored the vertical lines at the base. I wish I could tie my bows like you, you've reminded me that I have those pearl button centres I haven't used them for ages I must get them out. What a pretty stamp at first glance I thought you had inked an embossing folder!
Congratulations to all the winners!
Hugs x
Heather T

lilian said...


Hi Sue, beautiful card, love the soft lilac colour, not sure about that bow.

Best Wishes Lilian in Cornwall

Sonia Stephenson said...

Hi Sue. Love your beautiful card today and the pretty colour combo. Congratulations to the winners :-) Have a great day. Hugs to all xxx

Debra K. said...

Such a pretty card today Sue! Wonderful stamping, gorgeous colour combination and beautiful bow and poppies, what more could you want.
Congratulations to the card winners! Debra x

Barbara (C) said...

Great colours on todays card. Big bows not for me but works well here.

anne mather said...

Hi Sue
Love the colours and very pretty. Very girly!!!
Anne M xxx

TDQ Karen said...

Pretty card, lovely colours.
Congratulations to all the winners x

Anonymous said...

Pretty card, Sue, lovely colours and like the contrast between the top and bottom sections.
Wheely - really feel for you and you just shouldn't have to fight to get diagnosis/treatment. Hope things get better for you - cuddles for Billy too.
June - in Wales we are all opted in as donors - so if you don't register objection it is presumed 'deemed consent'. Glad your husband has come to his senses, so to speak, and hopefully Lorraine F's too, just need a big nudge in the right direction lol.
Realise I'm so lucky in so many ways and am truly thankful.
Well done to our lovely comment winners.
Hugs to all who need them, sending courage to Julie Laz.

'P' in Wales

Jan.moogie said...

What a treat, gorgeous card and outstanding colours Sue, love it. Have a great day, hugs xxxxxxxxxxxx

Jan on the Fosse said...

Hi Sue
Very very pretty girly card great colour.
Jan x

Clare W said...

GM Sue. Very lovely card. Love it all!

Barbara Gosden said...

Hi Sue
A pretty card, great bow.
B xx

Kitty Davies said...

Morning Sue.
Thank you so much this is a really pretty card.
Congratulations to all the winners.
Have a good day everyone.
Take care Kitty.

Marion Scott said...

Good morning Sue, very pretty card and love the embossed detail. Marion S x

Anonymous said...

Morning Sue. A beautiful girly card today. The colours are gorgeous as is the white embossed stamp. I must practice my stsmping more. I got Phil's stamping mat but haven't had time to try it out yet, must get my finger out lol. Great to see the big bow back with the pearl button. Congrats to all the lucky comment winners. Watched Johns shows yesterday and he did some great techniques with the pixie powders.
Best Wishes.
Denise T x

Annie Pennington said...

Good morning all. Lovely card Sue, the wisteria card shows beautifully against the white embossed panel. Love your perfect bow too.

Yesterday I was playing with some Christmas card designs for my Grandaughter to make. I don't trust her with a heat tool yet (she's 10) and they need to be quick and easy ones. I think die cuts will be the best option. I know she loves the snowflake set of dies from last year and I have the whole set so she could mix and match to make a ton of cards that are similar but by using different combinations and different colour card and glitter each one will be different. Sounds like a plan.

Congratulations to the winners. Enjoy your prize.

Annie P
xxx

Karen Drew said...

Lovely card. My favourite colours
Congratulations to the winners
Luv
Karen xx

Chris Curry said...

Another lovely, delicate cad Sue. Thank you. Xx

Kathy Baker said...

Morning Sue this is a lovely card and I love the colours, congratulations to the winners
KathyB x

Anne said...

A pretty card, Sue.

Anne (Northampton)

Izzy said...

Hi Sue,

Love that pretty wisteria and white colour scheme and that stamp too - definitely a card for the girlies!

Congatulations to the Comment Game winners...

Izzy

Yvonne H said...

Good morning Sue,
Absolutely exquisite card, I love your wisteria card it is such a beautiful colour. There goes them poppies again from large to small they are beautiful & so versatile. Yvonne xx

gwen70 said...

Beautiful card Sue, love the colour

marg said...

Hello Sue!
Just looked out of the window and looks like there will be a Balloon lift off today, but not my way, the wind is in wrong direction!
I do like the stamp you used and love the colours!
Congratulations to the winners !
Oh dear Wheely, when I read your comment it made me so sad that someone is suffering so badly in 2016, surely its not right...... things have gone forward with remedies but you are still suffering!
I hope something can be done soon! Praying for you Wheely!
Love Marg

Narrowboat girl said...

Hi Sue. Love the card. I am not always a fan of big bows but it works a treat here

carol quinn said...

Stunning card
Congratulations to the lucky winners
Carol

lydia jordan said...

Morning Sue,
Love all of the card except the bow (just not me).
Well done to the winners enjoy your prize.
Lydia
X

Suemac said...

A pretty card

PharmacyMichele said...

Lovely card, the bow is a big for me as i think it detracts from your beautiful card. I'm sure I'll be in the minority though!

Michele

Diane Green said...

Hi Sue
What a pretty card today, love the whisteria colour card and the chocolate box bow is gorgeous, what a find on eBay! I do like the white embossing, thought it was a backing paper at first glance, must dig my white powder out again. Thank you for sharing
Love Diane G xxx
Congratulations to all the lucky winners, especially Brenda xxx
Sending hugs to Tina and Mick Elaine and Andrew and Tracey . Xxx
Yes June we all carry donor cards in this house too. Sounds like you had a lovely day yesterday and a treat to look forward to in September xxx

Tina T said...

Morning Sue and crafters all,
Beautiful card this morning, loving the colours. I am not a big bow fan either, would have preferred two or three very thin bows, but that is my choice!!!!
Late post today as I was up rather late watching the Olympics - especially Mo Farrah .
Well done to the card winners.
Love and crafty hugs.
Tina T xxxxx

Sunset Bay said...

Gorgeous card any this lovely morning Sue xx

Pat S Witney said...

Hi Sue
Another lovely card today, love this wisteria card, don't think I've seen this stamp before either. Congratulations to all the comment winners especially to Brenda Lello. Enjoy your prize.

Janice K said...

Good morning Sue.
A stunning card and so very feminine.
Congratulations to the winners.x

BridgetCG said...

Hi Sue, a very pretty and feminine card, love everything about it. the stamped panel is gorgeous. Congrats to the comment game winners. have a great day all. Bx

Patricia Howarth said...

Morning Sue, Stunningly beautiful !!
Lots of love from Patricia xx

Yvonne H said...

Good morning Sue,
Absolutely exquisite card, I love your wisteria card it is such a beautiful colour. There goes them poppies again from large to small they are beautiful & so versatile. Congratulations to all the lucky winners. Yvonne xx

Anonymous said...

Hi Sue- another soft and feminine card in the beautiful wisteria. The stamping is so pretty too. Congratulations to the three lucky winners today. Sending best wishes
YvonneMayxx

karenlotty said...

Very pretty Congrats to the winners too

Marianne's Craftroom said...

That is very pretty

Lynne L said...

Good morning Sue Gorgeous card so pretty & feminine I love the stamped section it's so pretty
Congratulations to all the winners

Jean Z said...

Hi Sue, Lovely card and colours. love Jean Z xxx

Rosemarie said...

Morning Sue. A beautiful girly card and a bow as well, love it.

Love Rosemarie X X

June Horrocks said...

Such a preety card today sue love the delicate shade I'd want that in veiw all the time thank you
Love always June Horrocks xxxxxxx

Scottydog said...

A lovely delicate, feminine card today Sue, It has a dainty look about it, think that's the white contrasting with the wisteria colour. Thank you!
Congratulations to the comment winners, enjoy your prize. Yes June my husband & I both carry donor cards.

Tracy Stitt said...

Hiya sue and crafty crew.

A lovely card sue love the colour.

Well done to this weeks winners!
Pam thanks for the daily mention. Yeah I'm getting there.

Wheely. I really feel for u. It's so frustrating when they won't give u the help u need. Uve also had such a rough time of it. Thinking of u and caring hugs comin ur way. X

Love to all xx

Sandy G said...

Hi Sue
Lovely card. Thanks for sharing.
Well done winners.
Hugs.

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Val Jones said...

Such a pretty card Sue to brighten up my Sunday.
Well done winners.
Love Val in Spain xxx

fluffycat said...

Hi Sue, a beautiful card and you really can't go wrong with white and wisteria. In the first picture I thought the stamped area was patterned paper and it wasn't until I scrolled down that I saw it was yet another of your gorgeous stamps. Love it.

Wheely - so sorry for you and I hope you can get something sorted very soon. It is not right that you should have to suffer so much. Hugs for you and Billy.

Laine,Yvonne,Norah and all other missing Wilsonettes - hope you return soon.

Congratulations to the comment game winners, enjoy playing with your prizes.

Frances

nattyboots said...

Such a very pretty card Sue , love the colour, paper and bow so much.
Well done to all winners.

Thank you to everyone for the continued support for Andrew it really does mean a lot .

Pam we are keeping everything crossed for good results tomorrow.

Wheely my heart goes out to you , i hope something can be done soon.

Julie i am sure you have made the right decision we are all rooting for you .xxx

June ,,, Ally Pally !!! yeaaa, am i envious NOOOO i am such a fibber too lol sadly i wont be going boo , when the time comes i expect you to tell us all the goodies you have bought and the fab time you had , the group photo sounds good to me .

On the feline issue ,,,, silence it has been so nice to get undisturbed sleep since the 3rd of August , that is until One night last week i heard heavy stamping on the ceiling of the bedroom that woke me however the next day i thought i may have heard it in a dream and thought no more about it .However last night i had to go to the bathroom at 2.25 then at 2.40 there was 4 heavy stamps overhead , how silly is this woman ?
I have put it in my report book , i have also put in my report that i am disappointed in the housing and feel let down , it is supposed to be Healthy Living For the Retired i have seen the Housing Manager here at the flats twice , he never asked or Phoned to asked if things are any better or if we are now getting any sleep .I am sure if i had his job i would be asking the question.

Big hugs to Tracey , Tina and Mike , Anon and Diane and everyone who needs one.

Wishing you all a Happy Sunday
Elaine H X






Kate's Cards said...

Very pretty xxx

sharon casey said...

Morning Sue and all the Wilsonettes

What a Gorgeous card and lovely colours, you give us so much inspiration Sue thank you

Have a good day all
Sharon xx

Karen M said...

Morning Sue,
A very pretty card,lovely colours & I like the stamp & embossing you have done
and finally a lovely bow,brilliant.
Best wishes
Karen M

Anonymous said...

Hi Sue
Love this card very pretty.
Regards
Heather R Oxfordshire

dmj said...



You are right, Sue, a lovely girly card today!!!



Doreen x

Kiraneries said...

Hi Sue, a gorgeous card. I love it, a girlie card with lovely colours and your pretty papers. Congratulations to the lucky winners.

Rose in Chester said...

Hi Sue,
Lovely card and gentle colour scheme. The EF is beautiful, I use it a lot (but again, would find it very difficult to pick a favourite from the EF you design) and the stamp is gorgeous, too. One for the girls.
Hugs, Rose

Crafti Moggie said...

Lovely card today Sue, a bit of pattern makes a big difference doesn't it!

Thank you.

Congratulations to the blog comment winners,

Pearl xx

Sam Smithard said...

To My Very Special Dear Friend Sue,
I'm Sorry I Didn't Comment Yesterday, But I'm Having
Problem With My Computer So Today's Message May Be Cut Very Short.
Today's Card Is Extremely Beautiful I Love The Colour Combination You Have Chosen
The White And The Wisteria Card.
I Love The Bruge Die That You've Used And The Way You've Used The Jacobean Embossing
Folder With The Die Still In Place, Love The Bottom Half Where You've Scored Your Card At First
You Can't See This But On The Close Up Photograph's They Show The Detail Really So Very Well.
Using The Stunning Silhouette Blooms Stamp On Wisteria Card And Embossing In White Looks
Truly Awesome, It Shows The Pattern To Its Best Advantage, Adding A Strip Of Pearls And A Couple
Of Poppies.
Sue My Wonderful Friend You've Done It Once Again Today's Card Is Extremely Exquisite Its Just Outstanding
Thank You My Friend For Sharing Today's Card With Us.
I'm In Total Awe Of You, You Inspire Me Each And Every Day And I Can't Find The Correct Words To Thank You Enough
Because Thank You Doesn't Seem Good Enough But I Truly Mean It....
Take Great Care My Wonderful Friend Sue
Warmest Fond Wishes To Wonderful Colin And Heather
Sue Love And Huge Hugs To Yourself
Love From Sam xxx
Hugs To "All" Wilsonettes Congratulations To This Weeks Lucky Gift Comment Winners Enjoy Your Gift...
I'm Now Going To Hopefully Watch Yesterday's Video!!!!!

Catherine Lyons said...

Morning Sue i love this card and its my colour
Thank you .

Anonymous said...

So pretty. My crafting friend loves purples and lavenders which I, too, love, but struggle with for some reason. So it's always nice to see projects/cards in this color family.

Congrats to the winners!!!

Jan D., Florida, USA

Lorraine Freeman said...

Such a pretty card Sue, love all the embossing and the colour combo is great.
Congratulations to this week's winners.
Wheely, I feel for you so much. Our NHS is wonderful but it's not always used in the best way and I hope you can fight this battle and get the treatment you need. My fibromyalgia and the other health issues I have can be so frustrating and people try as they might don't understand the pain but I feel I am in a better position than yourself and so I hope you get the help that you need.
So happy for you June, now you will be able to enjoy Ally Pally and have a meet up with blog friends and our wonderful Sue. I look forward to the photos of all the stash too.
Elaine, I have lots of things crossed for Andrew's results tomorrow. Sorry there seems to be some silliness going on in the flat overhead, I hope it's soon resolved.
How is Mick doing?
Hoping Laine and Yvonne are doing ok.
I am still feeling rough and don't have much voice because my chest is so tight and painful, very frustrating. I know I must rest this time as I tried to do too much which caused the set back.
Hubby went out at 5 and came home at 1 so he had a good time. He does not know how upset I was but I will try and talk to him about it when I can talk and be calm. My world has shrunk enough without him shutting doors on me.
I know we all have to slow down as we get older but I find it hard to come to terms with and I am "only" 57, scary how close that is to 60 but most 60 year olds are doing very well.
Will stop my waffling and get back to the Olympics.
Love n hugs to you all xxx

Pat L said...

Hi Sue
Lovely card and the stamp is so pretty. Congratulations to Brenda, Nanna on the hill and Decor on winning the comment game and congratulations to Heather on winning the Wednesday card
Wheelybad so sorry you're having to deal with all of that, hope you can get the decision overturned and be seen by the hospital. Sending extra caring hugs to you and Mr W and Billy
Norah missing you and hope you're ok

Hugs and best wishes everyone
Pat

Paula said...

A very nice card Sue, and in a favourite colour of mine too. :) Congratulations to the winners today.
Hugs to all in need today,
Paula x
(WelshPaula)

Tressa said...

Lovely delicate card made all the more so by the choice of wisteria card.

Teres

Lisbeth said...

Hi Sue, what a very serene card for today's post. A simple design but so effective. Thanks for the inspiration.

Lisbeth

craftynanna said...

Beautiful card Sue, wisteria is such a lovely colour and I have never tried embossing while the die is still in place,
I am so sorry to hear of so many of our friends having so many problems and I hope there is a happy end result for all of you,many healing hugs for you
Congratulations to the comment game winners, enjoy your winnings, hugs to all, Johanna

craftynanna said...

Beautiful card Sue, wisteria is such a lovely colour and I have never tried embossing while the die is still in place,
I am so sorry to hear of so many of our friends having so many problems and I hope there is a happy end result for all of you,many healing hugs for you
Congratulations to the comment game winners, enjoy your winnings, hugs to all, Johanna

Nannieflash said...

Good Afternoon Sue, I really love your card today, the stamped topper is gorgeous. hugs Shirleyxxxx

Anonymous said...

Hi Sue Pretty card today, the pale colours are gorgeous.
BarbaraV

theresa w said...

Hi sue and lovely wilsonettes x
Wow such a beautiful card sue x the wisteria and white is such a lovely combination x the stamp is so pretty too x thankyou for your inspiration x
Congratulations to all the lucky winners x
Wheely sending you a big hug x
Theresa w xxx

ursula said...

A very very pretty card Sue, love the stamp background you did with the stamp and embossing powder, just finishes it...so pretty...thank you....luv Ursula xx

Brenda Lello said...

Hello Sue,

I can't tell you how thrilled I was to be to see my name as one of this week's comment game winners, thank you, thank you Sue, I will email you soon with my address. LOL Sending my Congratulations to Nana on the hill and Decor.xx

Love today's Wisteria card it is so pretty and putting it with white - the combination is stunning.

Thank you for sharing all your works of art and inspiration you give.
Hope you are enjoying your day,
Love Brenda xxx

Littlelamb said...

Beautiful card Sue and in my favourite colour as well. Thank you for sharing. Congratulations to the comment winners.

KarinsArtScrap said...

beautiful card Sue.
and congratulations to the winners.

karin van eijk

Suzzette Yandle said...

I like the "girly" and "purple" cards you make. The silk bow is lovely. I do think silk ribbon makes the prettiest bows. Wish the silk ribbon was more affordable and locally available. Hope hope you are having a great weekend.

Vicky said...

Simply stunning Sue....love the gorgeous colours....and thanks for sharing... :)

Vicky xx

Lynn Dalby said...

Hello Sue.

Beautiful Card and lovely colour. Thanks for sharing.

Congratulations to Brenda Lello, Nana on the Hill and Décor.

Best wishes

Susan White said...

Hello Sue - such a pretty feminine card today. I don't know how you get your white embossing to look so good - mine is always a bit patchy! Susan x

Eunice said...

Such a pretty card Sue. Love the color combo and the raised aperture effect. Congrats to the winners, enjoy!

barbara macaskill said...

A very pretty card today!! It makes me think of a field of lavender with the beautiful smell and the sound of bees buzzing around pollinating everything!
Congratulations to this week's comment winners!! Enjoy your prize!

Laura O' Connor said...

fab card love the stamp in the center ,Laura O

Poppyfield Creations said...

Hi Sue

A really pretty girlie card :)

Congratulations to the comment winners

June x

sued99 said...

I really really love this one. So pretty. X

liz spooner said...

Absolutely gorgeous card today Sue.xx

CraftyJo said...

Very pretty :)

Nana on the Hill said...

Only just logged in to see todays lovely card & my heart did a leap! Can't believe my luck, thanks so much Sue. What a great end to the day :-)

Rosemary Stickland said...

A really sweet card.
Congratulations to the winners.
Rosemary xx

Vie Carter said...

Just beautiful, love the colours

Vie
x

Dawn Holben said...


Sorry for the late comments i am trying to catch up on the last few days.
Had a really nasty cold that has turned into bronchitis so have just not felt
like doing anything.

Sue this is so lovely and very elegant, love the wisteria
card you have used and it shows up just fine.
Really like this.

Lynne L said...

Good morning Sue Gorgeous card so pretty & feminine I love the stamped section it's so pretty
Congratulations to all the winners

Janet Hampson said...

Hi Sue,
Beautiful card, gorgeous colours.
Love Janet X
From Wakefield

Lynda's craft's said...

Hi Sue
GorgeousI card so pretty love the colour combo a lovely girley card.
Love & Hug's Lynda Brock xx

TRACY sending love & Hug's your way lovely lady xxxx

WheelyBad so sorry you have had so much to deal with Ita terrable
hope they can overturn the decision & you can get the help you need
fat the hospital hospital. Hug's & cuddls for Billyxxx

TIna & Mike Elaine &Andrew hug's for you all xx

Hug's for everyone xx

Betty McAlister said...

Hi Sue. Certainly is a very girly card today. So pretty and I love the large bow. Congratulations to the comment winners. X

DeCor said...

Hi Sue
What a beautiful card today. I love this colour. Don't know why but today 's card reminded me of my Mom. She would have really liked it. I love the way you used the stamp and my favourite part is how you did the center.
It's made my day to see my name drawn. I am quite excited about that. Thank you so much! (:

Congratulations to Nannieflash on the Hill!!!!!

DeCor said...

Hi Sue
What a beautiful card today. I love this colour. Don't know why but today 's card reminded me of my Mom. She would have really liked it. I love the way you used the stamp and my favourite part is how you did the center.
It's made my day to see my name drawn. I am quite excited about that. Thank you so much! (:

Congratulations to Nannieflash on the Hill!!!!!

DeCor said...

Hi Sue
What a beautiful card today. I love this colour. Don't know why but today 's card reminded me of my Mom. She would have really liked it. I love the way you used the stamp and my favourite part is how you did the center.
It's made my day to see my name drawn. I am quite excited about that. Thank you so much! (:

Congratulations to Nannieflash on the Hill!!!!!

DeeDee7770 said...

I just love a wisteria and white card...it's so feminine. A lovely detailed card, the pearls and bow are perfect. The embossing and heat embossing really add detail. It goes without saying, the dies are gorgeous!

Sandy H said...

Beautiful card in my favourite colour. Lovely bow. I just can't get mine to look so good.
Congratulations to all this weekend's winners.
I've been AWOL for a couple of days so I've got a bit of catching up to do on comments.
Take care everyone.

Wheely Bad said...

Hi Sue

Girly yes but I'd add sophisticated and very pretty, hope all is well and have a good week xxx

Visiting as I was not sleeping then got into the athletics, something told me to look in and Im so lucky so many people care, I can only say a truly heartfelt thank you to June, Pam, P, Marg, Tracy, Elaine, Lynda, Pat, Lorraine F, Theresa W & Fluffycat Frances. It helps so much to know you're thinking of me, your hugs, prayers thoughts and wishes just helps me get that courage up I will need. Sending you all big hugs, thanks and good wishes. Knowing all you have my back is giving me a lot of stregnth, Thank you all xxxxxxxx

Billy sharing the love too and sending wags and woofs to his special ladies x

June, try Bushey Golf course. Don't think it's members only, just outside Watford. A short trip from AP of about half an hour going north up either the M1 or the A41. I will ask my best friend as she works in Barnet and lives in Bushey (hence I know it exists!) if your son and hubby struggle to find a course. I Know she takes the older kids from the school she works at to a golf course as part of their PE. Excited for you June, you'll have a great time x

Lorraine you're doing the right thing waiting til you're calm. I know exactly how you feel left at home ill as I've had the same. I told Mr I don't want to stop him going out but to think first sometimes! Even if he just texts to check in I appreciate that so much more than nothing. Chronic illness is a learning curve for our menfolk too... And we all know that men show concern in a different way to us girls sometimes. I eventually learnt that getting mad just makes the situation worse. Good luck with it and hugs cos it's confronting all round and not easy xxx

Had a donor card since my 16th birthday, have preached them ever since and wish we had same rules as Wales. So proud that both my brothers did the same as me when they hit 16. Our parents always let us decide for ourselves and we are all registered.

Julie Laz, big hugs and I wish you all the best xxx

Go Team GB!!! Super effort by every one involved.

I must go get a little more sleep, got my help here at 8am... Oops!

Big hugs, happy thoughts and best wishes to everyone who visits,

T x

Wheely Bad said...

Sorry I forgot to say congratulations to Brenda Lello, Nana on the Hill & DeCor!!!

T x

hazel young said...

Lovely card Sue x xhazel

jenny Briggs said...

Hi Sue
Lovely card I love the colours combinatuin

jenny Briggs said...

Hi Sue
Lovely card I love the colours combinatuin