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Thursday, 2 July 2009

Papertake Weekly - Dawny's Sketch 30th June


Good morning to all my lovely blogging buddies, sorry I have been awol for the last couple of days...we went away for the weekend to Scotland to attend a family wedding and I seem to have hit the ground running since we got back. Sophie thoroughly relished her role as a flower girl and once I have taken the piccies off the camera I'll post some on here for you! I did get a bit emotional when she came down the aisle scattering petals...it was a really proud Mummy moment lol!

Anyhoo, I managed to knock this card together last night despite the heat and a huge pile of ironing...it's for this weeks Papertake Weekly challenge and they have another sketch by Dawny! I've used a digi downloaded design paper...its the pretty floral paper and it's from PC Crafter The plain papers have been embossed with a CB embossing folder, the stamped sentiment was a freebie with a craft magazine and the gems and ribbon are from my craft stash. The flowers as always have been created with an X-Cut flower punch. I hope to get round to visiting all your blogs on Friday....tonight we are going to watch Sophie's school concert and she is in the orchestra...can't wait to see what they play!

19 comments:

Sandra said...

Morning Donna...beautiful card,the embossing looks lovely and the other papers so pretty.
Wondered what had happened to you...bet Sophie looked gorgeous i remember her dress you showed us,will have to have a nosey at the photo's when you put them on here...have good night tonight too,you're having a busy week...i am too but not so enjoyable,
Take care
San x

Suzie Q said...

Hiya,
glad ya back - great card colours work well and do love cb embossing - looking forward to the piccies x

Wendy said...

Lovely card Donna and fab colours
Wendy x

Sue said...

Morning donna,another fabby card as are the rest of them.

So pleased you enjoyed the wedding and i can't wait to see the piccies.enjoy tonight also,it's great having these proud mummy moments isn't it? :)

Just take things easy gilr and SLOW down...you're working too hard..i will reply to your email tonight:)

sue
xx

simplyfairies said...

I love the simplicity of this, it sows you don't need images all the time to make a fab card...

Rach said...

gorgeous card donna, fabulous colour combo and i love the embossed swirls that you have added. hugs rachxx

joey said...

love this Donna, gorgeous colour choice, the embossing is fabulous. Joey.x

Maria Matter said...

There you are!
Glad you had a nice time, I bet Sophie looked lovely! can't wait to see the pictures!
For kicking out a card, this is pretty darn good! lol
It's so pretty...love the color and the embossing is just right!
Enjoy the concert tonight!
Blessings, Maria

Riet said...

What a gorgeous card Donna,l love the papers and colours.

Hugs Riet.x

Julies Crafty Creations said...

Love this card Donna, lovely colours and great embossing. Hugs Julie x

stampingheaven said...

Glad you had a fab time honey. Just to let you know I'm taking a bloggy holiday just now.

Erin... said...

So pretty! Love the embossing! I have something for you on my blog.

Marion said...

So stlish Donna.

Marion x

My Little Space said...

Donna, this is really fab!! I am impressed, I found it way to hot to concentrate last night!

mandy
xx

cats whiskers said...

Glad you had a good break bet you needed it, I love these super colour combo dear and the embossing is just perfect. Hope you are not too hot!!!!!!
Hugs Jacqui x

Emma (metalicbutterfly) said...

Hi Donna

this is such a pretty card hun the embossing looks great
thanks for playing at PTW

Emma xxx

Emma said...

Such a pretty card, gorgeous colours.
Sounds like you had a fab time at the wedding...look fwd to seeing some pics.
Emma x

LOUISE said...

Hi Donna, glad to see you are back, wondered where you had got to. Fab card, very simple, but effective. Great! Lou x

Dawny P said...

This is just fabulous chick – gorgeous embossing detail. I love what you did with the sketch :)x Thank you for joining us at PTW. Hugs, Dawny xxx