Thursday, 29 September 2016

Best Wishes


Hello crafters!  Today's video card shows ways to use a couple of dies together in  ways you may not have imagined them.  The word die makes a beautiful negative and did you know that you can create lovely corners by nipping into some of your dies too!









The finished dimensions are 8" x  8 1/4" in size.  All for now, Sue x
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135 comments:

nancyd said...

Morning Sue, absolutely gorgeous card very frilly and delicate looking.
Nancyd xx

Dragonsnap2 said...

Beautiful, delicate card. Love the colours too. Thanks Sue.
Happy crafting,
D xx

Pussycats said...

Good morning sue and all. Such a beautiful card, thank you for sharing with us.

Loraine Jefferis said...

Morning Sue another wonderful card really gorgeous. So lacey and feminine looking I love it. Best wishes Loraine Jefferis xx

auscrafts said...

Beautiful card,love the colours

Jacqui oakes-alcock said...

Lovely card Sue.

tracy w said...

Hi Sue
Another stunning card love the colours and the dies thank you tracyw x

hollyberry said...

Very Lacey and frilly card. It's beautiful.

Yvonne H said...

Good morning Sue,
Absolutely stunning card very lacy & delicate. Your dies are so versatile & it's great to have you show us how to make the most of them. Yvonne xx

BridgetCG said...

Hi Sue, another great video, showing us how to get the best use out of the dies and how to combine them to create stunning designs like this. Fabulous. Have a great day. Bx

CraftySuetoo said...

Good morning Sue. Gorgeous card, love how you've made the corners.
Tracy, I was so pleased to read your news, well done! Now you can let out that big breath that you've been holding in. Hugs to all. Sue xxx

Denise Bryant said...

Beautiful card! I love the word dies!

Anonymous said...

Morning Sue. A beautiful card this morning. I see you have sneaked your gorgeous paper pad in to this little beauty. A great way to make the corners out of this die. You know how to get the best from your dies you give them so much versatility. Thank you for your great ideas and video.
Best Wishes.
Denise T x

Tina T said...

Good morning Sue and crafters all,
Beautiful card today Sue lovely effect using your paper pad. Will watch video later.
Well looking forward to tonight's meal for our Wedding Anniversary , first time out at night for Peter since our holidays in June!!
Well he got another letter from the hospital yesterday and you've guessed it same date as the one last week. This one is to have his Nephrectomy tube replaced, so rang to see what the other appointment was for !!!! It was for his Zolodex injection which the Macmillan nurse gave him last week - hence this one is cancelled and his next injection is 18th October.
Just checked the lottery won £25 on my lucky dip and £3 for the bonus ball on my thunderball tickets .
Love and crafty hugs to all who need them,
Tina T xxxx 💐💐💐💐

Clare W said...

GM Sue. Very Lacey looking. Lovely.

Sandy G said...

Hi Sue
Lovely card. Love the cute corners. Such a clever idea. Thanks for sharing.
Tina T.......happy anniversary and congratulations on your lottery wins!
Have a great day everyone.
Hugs.

Jan on the Fosse said...

Good Morning Sue
Love today's card so pretty and lacy.
Jan

Stephanie Cotterill said...

Morning Sue. This is just so pretty. It's one that makes your heart smile. Delicate form start to finish, and apart from the Perspective died I do have the Maggie die plus your paper pack (which won't be used may I add) ! Lol so I will catch the tutorial later as just had a message through to say the 'keeper' and his dog are making their way back from the country park (minus bad smells I hope) !
Sending my usual hugs for a good day xxx

Janice K said...

Good morning Sue.
A beautiful lacy look to today's card. I love your background paper, it works so well with the filigree look the die creates.x

Kitty Davies said...

Morning Sue.
Wow A beautiful card and great video Thank You.
I love the paper pad, I have two of them, one to use and one for best lol.
Take care and Have fun Kitty.

Jackie Trinder said...

Good morning Sue today's card is gorgeous I love it. I am looking forward to watching the video later when I get back from work. Have great day today. Hugs Jackie

Maria Illsley said...

Morning Sue
What a lovely card I'll watch the video later as I have the die xx

Debra K. said...

Lovely card today Sue! Great tutorial video too. Debra x

marg said...

Hello Sue
Love today's card so pretty and so lace like.
Nice and wet again today, so Autumn is definately here!
Love Marg

Crafti Moggie said...

Lovely layered card today Sue,

thank you and craftihappiness everyone,

Pearl xx

hazel young said...

Stunning card Sue love the colours xx hazel

DeCor said...

Another beautiful card Sue. Like how you layered the dies and made the corners from the die. Because it is so frilly I love the way the best wishes is simpler really sets it off

PharmacyMichele said...

Gorgeous card, really lovely. Could be used for many occasions.

Michele

June Smith said...

Morning Sue and all Wilsonettes, such a really delicate looking card today, will watch the video when my breakfast comes, hubby is cooking it now.
Pre-op assessment went well yesterday, my blood pressure was up a bit (only to be expected I thought) but the anesthetist checked the ECG and said I must not take my blood pressure tablet on the morning of the surgery, they will probably do the epidural and sedation method, I said as long as I don’t know anything about it that is fine with me. Surgery is booked for 13th October, only another 15 days but who is counting………………..thanks for all your well wishes yesterday.

Also in our small craft group we raised £125 at the McMillan coffee morning, so pleased about that.

Tracy – what wonderful news that you are all clear, fantastic, I am so pleased for you both – the side effects will recede, don’t worry about them, I know a year seems such a long time but it will come round quickly and then the ivf treatment can start again, I am so, so happy for you. xxx

Myra and Maureen – thank you both for your wishes, I hope you have a great group meeting up in Carlisle and would welcome the ‘thinkalong get better’, every little bit helps. Are you both really angelic, would love to be a fly on the wall. xx

Izzy – not said when the new knee will be able to bear some weight however, my friend had hers done about 2 months ago and they got her up and walking within 6 hours, admitted she is not as big as me but I am sure I will be up very soon after the op.

Norah – you made me laugh, all afternoon and evening to put up 4 tiles, he must be a perfectionist……..when do you want it finished!! – Never mind it will look good once it is done. I agree about the gilding wax, but I might have another go and see if I can do it with one of those finger thingies.

Elaine, had a great Macmillan coffee morning at craft club, I won 3 raffle prizes but gave one back as my friend is doing another one on Friday at her home, hopefully she will raise lots and lots of money, my craft ladies were very supportive and almost everyone brought in something to raffle – I took in some promarkers and a promarkers folder. Pleased to hear that Andrew is due to start his treatment today, fingers crossed that all goes well, big hugs to him. xxx

Pam – hope you enjoyed the Isle of Wight, I have spent many a happy year there on holiday, where about’s on the Island did you go.

Tina T & Peter - pleased all went well with the dressing change. Happy Anniversary to you both, enjoy your meal together, hugs x

Tina and Mick - sending special hugs to you both. x

Laine and Yvonne, oh you two really do make me laugh with your banter, I have tears rolling down my face this morning reading yesterdays blog, I would love to spend some time with you both (perhaps at the next Ally Pally), I bet it would be a laugh a minute, isn’t it wonderful to have such lovely friends.

Tres, hope you are feeling a little better this morning, Vertigo is not nice.

Oh here comes breakfast, catch you all later.

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

SueJ said...

Lovely card and very pretty die.
Love the way you have layered them and cut the corners.

Chris Curry said...

Another lovely cad Sue. Really like all the different ways you show how to use your dies. Thank you. Xx

IVY Cheong said...

Very beautiful card indeed Sue. Have a lovely day, Ivy C x

cr@fty said...

Good morning Sue
Beautiful card! I love your paper pad, the hardest thing for me would be choosing which side to use because they are both so pretty lol! I love everything with micro beads (love the new colours by the way!). Since following your blog I've experimented using different dies together so thank you for the idea. I loved the video and always look forward to video days.
Hugs x
Heather T

sharon casey said...

Morning Sue and all the Wilsonettes
Gorgeous card sat most of yesterday going through all the ones i had missed while on holiday and in hospital, now for catch up on the videos
Hope everyone has a good day lots of love to all
Sharon
xx

Rosemarie said...

Morning Sue, lovely lacy card today, so pretty. I spot some of your background paper as well. Mine is under lock and key !!

Love Rosemarie X X

Yvonne19856 said...

Morning Sue.
Another stunning card. The paper pack is just devine too. Love the colours. Have a good day Sue and all you bloggers out there. Xxx

Kathy Baker said...

Morning Sue, lovely card today I do like the way you have used the dies in this way and I like the colours
Kathy B x

Marion Scott said...

Good morning Sue, todays card is beautiful, very feminine. Marion S x

Catherine Lyons said...

Morning Sue a lovely card today,i love looking at the videos gives me insperation.
Have a good day x

TDQ Karen said...

Gorgeous card, love it xx

Sonia Stephenson said...

Hi Sue. Stunning card, love everything about it :-) Have a lovely day. Hugs to all xxx

Sandie Braithwaite said...

Lovely, builds up great.

Barbara Gosden said...

Hi Sue
A beautiful card and clever way of matching corners.
B xx

Clare Powell said...

Gorgeous card, love the word borders x

Anne said...

Lovely card, Sue.

Anne (Northampton)

carol quinn said...

Very pretty
Carol quinn

Jean Z said...

Hi Sue. This card is very beautiful love it very much. love Jean Z xxx

Izzy said...

Hi Sue,

What a gorgeous card - love how the inner dies from Melbourne work so well with the outer from the Happily Ever After set - that's the main thing that sets your dies apart from all the others on the market, the dies mix and match so beautifully together, makes them such great value for our hard-earned pennies!

June - they had her up and about within 6 hours?!...how long before she could dance the jig?...lol

Tracy - that is wonderful news, so happy for you...

Izzy

Anonymous said...

Very ornate card today, Sue, love how you've used the waste to make the corners. Always like microbeads too. Thanks as ever for the video.
Tracy, such good news!! So pleased for you.
Tina T & Peter - happy anniversary, enjoy your meal and well done on the lottery win. (New dies??)
Hugs all round, nice to see Maria back. Any news, Wheely? Worried for you.

'P' in Wales

Nannieflash said...

Good Morning Sue, another beautiful card design I do love how you come up with these layouts they are just stunning. hugs Shirleyxxxxx

June Horrocks said...

Hi sue a beautiful ladies card sooo preety all the frills and lace stunning. Got to go to St. Helens hospital for a skin graft today I've had lots of surgery in my 78years but today I'm scared that's old age for you all my love sue June horrocks xxxxxxxxxxx

lydia jordan said...

Morning Sue,
Lovely card, love the mix of dies you have used.
Lydia
X

nattyboots said...

Hi Sue
I just love the frilly look of this card and the colour is beautiful, i will watch the video later.

Tracy i am so pleased for you x
June, well done on your fund raising , and raffle prizes.
Tina T and Peter, have a lovely meal and Congratulations to you both.

I must away folks as we have a very busy day ahead,
Wishing you all a good day and sending big hugs to all.
Elaine H X

Beryl Treble said...

Stunning card Sue.

Bente Sørflaten said...

Beautiful card!
Thanks for all the great tips in the video!

Suemac said...

An absolutely beautiful card, Perfect

gwen70 said...

Gorgeous card Sue, will watch video later

Bejay Roles said...

WOW...that's one stunning card there, Sue. I think that if I managed to make something as beautiful as that I would be loathe to send it to anyone lol. Off to watch the video now.
Bejay xx

June Fletcher said...

Morning Sue

Today's card is so gorgeous, such a show stopper! Thank you for the tutorial

June x

Netty The Runner said...

Fab card, love the best wishes die.
Annette x

Annie Pennington said...

Love the use of the die to make corners Sue. I have a couple of dies that will work so will have to try it. Love the background too, it's beautiful.

Annie P
xxx

Anonymous said...

Gorgeous feminine card today Sue, I L -O -V -E it.
VC x

Rose in Chester said...

Hi Sue,
Absolutely gorgeous card, reminds me of buckle cards (and also gets me thinking it's time I did one of them again).
Thank you for doing all these videos, they're so useful when people like me forget exactly how you had arrived at these beautiful results.
Hugs, Rose

Ann said...



Hi Sue

Beautiful card thanks for all the tips about snipping the dies.

Hugs to all

Annx without an "e"

Anonymous said...

Good morning Sue
Another wonderful card and as you say could be used for so many ocassions.

Regards
Heather R Oxfordshire

Pam said...

Oh my this card is so beautiful, like porcelain China.
Elaine, my very best wishes fir the start of Andrews chemo, it has been so long he is bound to have collywobbles. I too hope the sickness doesn't affect him.
Tracey, that's the best news ever, so happy for you. Please do what the doc says about IVF, I know you want to start straight away but it will change hormones and could increase risk. Have a little you time now.
June, well done on your collection, that was a good amount.
Tina, you sometimes wonder about the hospital appointment system, my hospital has done that too.
Tina, hope you and Mick are well.
I did go to Isle of Wight yesterday, lovely trip on ferry, very easy. Drove around to get a feel for place, went to Cowes, Osborne House, that place is stunning and saw some of Sandown. Lovely place, would like to spend some time there and see the whole island. There were sail boats out too, looked so pretty.
Going to Stonehenge today so off to get ready. Hugs to all

Tracy Stitt said...

Morning sue and crafty friends

A busy card this morning but it looks so pretty will catch the video shortly when I can drag myself outa this bed lol. Xx

Thanks everyone for all ur support In the last 12 months. It's been the worst and most challenging time I've ever had to face. But I thank u all as its been a great thing for me to talk here as it's been an outlet for me.
Thanks sue as well as ur blog gives me inspiration everyday as well as a giggle at people's comments too it really is the best!!!

Tina t. Happy anniversary hope u have a smashing day. Xx

Love to all xx

Kate's Cards said...

Beautiful!

Karen M said...

Hi Sue
Beautiful card,thanks for the idea,really good video too
Best wishes
Karen M

A Happercrafter6 said...

A lovely lacy look Sue.
Jan
Northampton

Kiraneries said...

Hi Sue, a beautiful card. Lots of intricate detail. Thanks for your inspirational video.

Paula said...

Such a lovely card Sue, I can't wait to see the video so I'm going to make my usual cup of tea and sit down comfortably to watch it now!
Hugs to all in need of them today,
Paula x
(WelshPaula)

karenlotty said...

Beautiful card I love the Triple Perspectives and those corners look brilliant made from another die

Suebak said...

Lovely informative video. I have fallen in love with the special occasions die and how you have used it in triplet. Thanks.

Susan x

Diane Green said...

Hi Sue
What a beautiful card today, great video too. I love how you made those corners, what a brilliant idea. The new paper pad is so pretty too. Thank you for sharing.
Love Diane G xxx

Tina and Peter happy anniversary , enjoy your meal our xxx
Elaine wishing Andrew all good wishes for his treatment today xxx
Tina and mick sending hugs xxx
June that's a great anoint raised for a worthwhile charity xxx
Pam enjoy Stonehenge, it's rather wet here so I hope you don't get too soggy. Is it you driving around or are you on a coach trip. Have fun xxx
Oh yes June I would like to confirm that Myra and Maureen are very shy and quiet but my nose would grow so long they wouldn't let me on the plane to join them! I can just say they are lovely ladies and a delight to be with as are the rest of the gang! Xxx
Tracey I have saved the best til last, what fantastic news, I'm so pleased for you. Just hearing that news will give you a real lift and the aches and pains will start to fade over time. Onwards and upwards sweetheart, I hope you and hubby are celebrating xxx

Leanne said...

Fabulous card!

Jess Watson said...

Morning Sue, lovely card, lacy and very Victorian looking, really like the colours you have used.
Take,care everyone, Jess xxx

fluffycat said...

Hi Sue, a beautiful card and your papers look great when micro-beaded. Love the way you created the corners as well - you certainly don't waste anything :-)

Tracy - What brilliant news, I am so happy for you. You have really been through the mill with one thing or another but you are now just going to get better and better.
Tina T - Happy Anniversary to you and Peter, enjoy your day and the meal tonight.
June H - Hope the skin craft goes well and don't be ashamed of being scared, I don't know anyone who goes for surgery with a smile on their face other than the surgeon :-)

Frances

hettygarlick said...

This is such a beautiful card. It looks lovely with the backing paper.

Pauline A said...

Morning Sue, I just adore your frilly, Lacey cards. This one is so lovely. Unable to watch your video here in SA, but will try adding a few more shovels of coal on the computer to get it up to speed and maybe that will help. Fingers crossed or "hold thumbs" as they say here. Hugs xx Pauline A

Sue MacFall said...

Lovely card, Sue. Thank you for all the tips.
Sue M

ursula said...

Oh wow Sue, I do love that card...just love the dies used and how you have placed them, so beautiful, the backing paper too is lovely....thanks you so much Sue...luv Ursula xx

Margaret Rogers said...

Hi Sue
Love this card, the two dies go well together. Thanks for the tip about using the bits you cut off for corners.
Margaret xx

Gloria Robey said...

Hi Sue ,I am going to try and make this card. At long last I can say I have these dies except the Melbourne die that is .I love how you have cut the die. Gloria (Sidcup) xx

Crewe Trish said...

Hello Sue
This card is certainly striking thank you for your continued help my cards are certainly improving just need to sort out the insides now they always seem so boring any ideas. Tracey I am so glad to hear your wonderful news. June H I hope the skin graft goes well. Tina and Peter happy anniversary enjoy your meal. Good luck Andrew I hope your treatment goes well. Pam its lovely to hear about your holiday.

CraftyJo said...

Very pretty :)

Nana on the Hill said...

Such a lovely delicate card, it's beautiful Sue x

Brenda Lello said...

Hi Sue, this card looks so delicate and beautiful. The dies and the colours you've used - it really is stunning.
Will watch the video later when I have time to sit down with a cup of tea . I just know I'm going to enjoy it.
Take care love and hugs Brenda XXX

Yorks butterfly said...

Afternoon Sue, another lovely card/video today. Love the way you have used the dies to make corners.
Wendyx

Lynn Dalby said...

Hello Sue.

A very delicate, pretty Card. Great dies, colours and ways of use. Thanks for sharing.

Best wishes

KarinsArtScrap said...

wow gorgeous great use of the dies Sue, love it.
Gr Karin

SuzzieQ said...

Your "Happily Ever After" die makes a lovely delicate die cut. I like how you trimmed down the die for the corners on this card. I have been playing around with the Pixie Powders. So much fun. It is very tempting to want to squeeze that bottle of Pixie Powder! I am still at the phase of adding too much powder and too much water on my paper. I was amazed at how neat and tidy you were on your Pixie Powder demo. And you did not end up with blue hands! I seem to get powder everywhere. John Next Doors' idea of soaking up excess pigment with a sheet of kitchen roll; and using the dried kitchen roll piece as a glued down piece on a card layer makes me feel like I have not wasted my Pixie Powder. Thanks for the clear instructional video.

Tressa said...

Lovely card. I like the fact that nothing has gone to waste. Your paper pad arrived yesterday along with some of your dies as part of my birthday present and I look forward to using them.

Teresa

Vie Carter said...

just beautiful, design and colour choice

Vie
x

Evis M said...

Hi Sue,
A beautiful card and such pretty colours as well.
Regards,
Evis M.

Jean said...

So many beautiful layers!

Patricia Howarth said...

Hi Sue, Such a gorgeous card, will be off to watch the video to see how you have created this.
Lots of love from Patricia xx

barbara macaskill said...

Sounds like things are going well for most of the Wilsonettes and that makes my heart happy! They all seem like such fantastic ladies and all deserve good things! Hugs and prayers for those who need them and laughs and hugs for those who are laughing with me!
Love this pretty card and hope to carve out some time to watch it later today!

Karen Drew said...

Beautiful card. Love the dies that you have used
Luv
Karen xx

Rosemary Stickland said...

Pretty card, love that blue background.
Rosemary xx

Pam said...

Tina and Peter, Happy Anniversary, enjoy your meal.
Off to the Yacht Club tonight, supper and a quiz.
Happy night everyone.

theresa w said...

Hi sue and lovely wilsonettes x
Wow what a pretty card sue x the corners look beautiful x
Take care everyone x
Theresa w xxx

Princess Pixie! said...

Hi Sue
Love this frame. I have it in my arsenal and have only used it once but as ever you inspiration is pushing me to make better use of it. How clever you are. It does seem so obvious to use the frame to make corners but as always it can be staring me in the face and I still don't see it. Thanks Sue x
I adore your papers but as yet (because I love them so much) have only admired and stroked their beauty but think I should give myself a strict talking to and dive in x
Hoping that this comment will not disappear like yesterday's first attempt. As you can imagine I have quite alot to say because of the mishap of the vanishing first attempt x
Just taking advantage of some peace and quiet. George not in from work yet and Jake in the man cave. It won't be too long before the Neanderthal type grunts begin of what's for dinner and when is it ?! Well I am feeling a little smug as it is ready to go and will be ready for 7. Chicken casserole in slow cooker. Cabbage shredded and green beans sliced ready to steam. And the best bit - potatoes peeled to make fabulous scabby crispy roast potatoes - Lorraine's favourite x
I will enjoy them all the more knowing that she is unable to match my culinary expertise when it comes to the art of crusty potatoes! You either have it or you don't. I have it and she certainly does not x
Tracy - sending you great big warm well done superstar hugs. So thrilled to hear your good news. So brilliant. Onwards and upwards. The next big important goal is mastering the pixie powders but do not take notice of anyone who suggests that you will be pinching my royal title of Princess! Not gonna happen x
Tina T - happy anniversary. I hope you have a lovely time when you go go out for your meal. Sounds like you are a little closer to that £1 million win x
Pam - sounds like you are having a lovely holiday. I have never bee to Stonehenge so am a little jealous. The Isle of Wight on the other hand is our holiday destination of choice and has been for years. This week would have been the ideal opportunity to steal your early bird status but I respect you far too much to do that. If you believe that then I am 6 foot tall, blonde and 24!! Far too early for me 6am. I will let you have that one x
June - 13th October is not long to wait. If we manage to meet up at Ally Pally you'll be chomping at the bit with your new hip. We can park Laine in the corner in her wheelchair and I could enjoy my day with someone who has a bit of class!! Well done on the coffee morning. Hugs x
Maria - so lovely to see you. Please don't encourage Laine to come again. Her diva like behaviour goes way beyond the realms of impossible. Between you and me the house is on the market and I'm not going to tell her when I move. Cosmetic surgery booked to dramatically change my appearance beyond recognition. Desperate measures I know but if you had tolerated her for over a week you would understand!! Lol x
Theresa W - where are you off to?
Tres - hope the vertigo clears up. Sending you healing hugs x
Deb C - only two more sleeps and we'll have Hochanda back. Sorry that you are having to deal with your FIL's flat. Hope everything goes smoothly. Hugs x
Myra and Maureen - I so believe that you are quiet timid little wallflowers! Ha. Me too! I hear Carlisle and surrounding areas are being evacuated due to the upcoming noise pollution! Hugs to you both x
Elaine - hope everything went according to plan for Andrew today. Your cake sounded divine yesterday x
P - how very dare you. I am and will always be the undisputed Princess of all Pixies x

Princess Pixie! said...

Part 2 - sorry!! x
Lesley S - so lovely to meet any Wilsonettes at Ally Pally and be able to put names to faces. Fingers crossed you will return next year x
Laine - as expected I gave into temptation last night and made toffee apple crumble and served it with cream when the girls came round. I will think of you whilst gloating when I tuck into a pile of roasties that is large enough to satisfy a rugby team (or would that be me being satisfied by the rugby team, lol)! Either way, the potatoes are looking mighty fine x
OK folks. This time tomorrow we will be eagerly waiting our great leaders appearance. What a perfect way to spend a Friday evening!!
Sending love to everyone especially my Besties on the blog - you know who you are x
Take care
Crafty hugs
Princess P
Yvonne x

Pat L said...

Hi Sue
Beautiful card, really love the happily ever after die and the video was great as always, thank you for sharing

Tracy, YEAH wonderful news so pleased for you and a year will pass quickly now with the ivf to look forward to.
Tina T happy anniversary to you and Peter enjoy your meal
Hugs to all who need one, Wheelybad really missing you and sending special hugs xx

Love
Pat

Theresa said...

Good evening Sue and all your crafty crew
Another beautiful card sue you never cease to amaze me with your inspirational card making
I need to make a start on my Xmas cards of I am going to be last min again
Hugs to all that need one
Theresa G xx

Janet Wilson said...

Gorgeous card, & pretty colours

Barbara said...

Gorgeous card Sue!
Beautiful frilly work of art, love what you did with the corners and the word dies.

Theresa Pace said...

you have created so much texture here. and you have given me some ideas with a couple of dies, hugs xx

Myra said...

Hello Sue,
I'm afraid I've actually used your papers! I guess I'm just a bit odd! Careful Maureen!!
Your card is beautiful and what has been said already about the versatility of your dies is absolutely true! I recently bought the banners and they work beautifully with the tags I already have!
Pam - it sounds as if you had a lovely day yesterday! So pleased you are enjoying your holiday. Enjoy dinner and quiz tonight!
Tracy - I left a comment yesterday just under your own! Great news! It made me smile and I've never even met you! That's what this lovely blog does!
Diane - pity they've done away with Concorde your nose might have fitted in there! Ha ha!
PP - thanks for the hugs! I believe they are putting out the bunting in readiness for our arrival! Dinner sounds yummy!
Tina and Peter - Happy Anniversary! Enjoy your meal.
Love to everyone , Myra xxx

Anonymous said...

Hi Sue, lovely card. Very pretty and Lacey. Love how you have used the dies. Brilliant.
Barbara V

Lisbeth said...

Hi Sue. A really scrummy card today and as I have most of the dies there is no reason why I can't make something very similar. Thanks for the inspiration.

Lisbeth

Pat S Witney said...

Hi Sue
Lovely card today. I'm just off to look at the video in a few minutes.

Marianne's Craftroom said...

Absolute stunner

liz spooner said...

This card is so pretty love the affect of the raised citcles on the front, it really gives dimension.x

Dawn Holben said...

Stunning card Sue and another fab video.
I really love the best wishes die along as well as the other dies.
just going to watch the video now and i am sure it is going to be fab
as they always are.

Helen Bell said...

Hi sue and everyone

What a gorgeous card. Love the colours and paper pad. The dies cuts used are so pretty and delicate.

Tracy, so so pleased for you. You must be on cloud nine! Sorry you are still struggling with the effects of chemo though. Hopefully crafting, seeing the daily masterpieces from Sue and all the banter and good wishes on this blog will help to offer some relief though. X

June Smith, I'm so glad the pre-op assessment went well. Roll on the 13th for you. My father in law had his knee done a few years ago. He has never looked back. He sailed through the surgery with no problems and was soon walking properly again and free from pain. X

Tina T , Happy Anniversary. I hope you are enjoying your meal out. Congratulations on the lottery wins too. X

Pam, I'm glad that you are enjoying a lovely holiday. Nice to be kept informed of what you are up to as well. X

June Horrocks, I hope your skin graft went well and you are not in too much pain. X

Laine and Yvonne, I bet it's strange not being together now isn't it? Nice you can keep in touch by phone though. X

Love Helen xxx


scrAPpamondo said...

Amazing card! love the fab use of the leftovers and the delightful frames and corners!!

Maureen Killen said...

Hello Sue,
Lovely card today, the design is beautiful.
Tina and Peter, Happy Anniversary, enjoy your evening.
Elaine and Andrew, Tina and Mick thinking of you.
Tracy, I'm still happy at your good news.
Pam sounds like you had a great day yesterday. Glad you are enjoying yourself.
P.P. you will always be royalty to me!! Rest assured that Myra (who admits to being odd ha ha) will be the very epitome of refinement and ladylike behaviour!! Oops, my nose just grew a wee bit longer!!!
June it'll all be over soon and once you have recovered you will be so pleased to be pain free and able to kick your height again!!!
love to all,
Maureen xx

Maureen Killen said...

P.s. Diane, the cheque is in the post!!! xxx

Littlelamb said...

Beautiful card Sue. Busy with Christmas cards at the moment and other crafty things as have an exhibition in the local library for the month of October. After I have set up on Saturday I will be able to relax and catch up on the videos and tv shows. Thank you for sharing this lovely card Sue

Lorraine Freeman said...

Love the top part of the card Sue but I don't think the words quite balance it, sorry.
I have done my catch up with my notebook so I apologise for this long post.
GianT, sorry to hear Peter has not been sleeping well. Congratulations on your anniversary and lottery win. I hope you both had a lovely meal out.
Steph, I hope you get to enjoy a Sue day very soon after your dog let you down two days running.
Tracy, I am so happy to read your good news. I hope the side effects settle down and then you can go for if in twelve months time. Brilliant news. Also it gives you time to develop your pixie powder addiction.
Laine, I hope you get rid of your sinus infection very soon
PP, you sound on top form which is so good to hear.
Deb C, so sorry to hear your FIL has reached a stage where a home is the only option. Hospital visiting is so draining too, I hope it's all sorted soon.
Tires, get well soon hun.
June, glad to hear your pre op went well. Well done to you and your craft club on raising all that money.
Pam, glad to hear you are having a good holiday, well deserved.
Elaine, wishing Andrew all the best with chemo.
June H, I hope the skin graft went well.
Well I went into a flare whilst cooking last night's dinner so have not been able to continue my training. I did manage one small session though.
Looking forward to tomorrow's odd.
Take care all especially my blog buddies xxx

Di said...

Hi Sue.
Absolutely stunning, love this card
Di B. x

Laura O' Connor said...

a great card ,amazing how you snip dies to make more great shapes ,Laura O

Maria Alder said...

Evening sue and everyone.
Beautiful card ! and thanks for the tutorial, you always make it look
so easy :-)

Sending my usual hugs to the ones who need one and hope that everything
went well today.
Happy Anniversary Tina T, hope you both had a nice day and enjoyed
going out for a meal tonight.
Pam, lovely to hear you are having a nice holiday. It feel like
we are with you when you describe your journey, drive carefully :-)
June H, hope you are alright and not in too much pain after your op.
Take care.
Elaine- hope all went alright for Andrew today,hugs.
Yvonne- You know it is a looong time for Laine's next visit, because of course she will come down again. you will miss eachother so much that you might go to Stirling for a visit :-) oh your spuds sound good, how do you make them ?
Laine- hope you are ok and well rested after your trip down South. If you like
me on holiday, putting on some lbs then you had a fab time :-)
Wheelybad- missing you. Sending many hugs and hope you are ok
Tracy- so pleased for you, take care.
Sorry being so late once again but the day just seem to run away and
then I'm sitting here half/whole night with no sleep .ah well, tomorrow
is a another day. Wishing all wilsonette's bloggers a good night,
Maria x

Eunice said...

Love when you show how to snip parts of dies, and then use them in a totally different way.
Thanks for the wonderful ideas.

Anonymous said...

Hello Sue
A lovely card today, however I am sorry that I would have preferred a different set of words to go with the really pretty card top,
Had a lovely day out cardmaking with my friend so I am pleased I have finally made a start on those Christmas Cards.
Lesley S x

Sandy H said...

Such a pretty card. Love the little corners you've created with the cut-offs.
Couldn't comment on yesterdays beautiful card as just as I was ready to click on publish my laptop decided it was time to restart after a mammoth update. Trying to get my head around all the changes now.
Tracy, so pleased to hear your good news.
Elaine, good wishes to Andrew with his treatment.
Tina, hope you both enjoyed your Anniversary meal.
Take care everyone.

Denise Bryant said...

Great details!

Rosie said...

Such a lovely classy card.....thank you for sharing the video, .love Rosie from Chorley...xxx

Nicky said...

Hi Sue,
What an amazing card.
Thank you for the demo.
Véronique L

sharon casey said...

Morning Sue and all the Wilsonettes
Gorgeous card as always Sue love the delicate look of this one, off to watch the video now
Have a good day everyone
Lots of love
Sharon xxx

Bad Kitty (Fiki) said...

so pretty card!
love all dies that you use on card
hugs
Fiki

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