Thursday, 4 October 2012

But you'll look sweet upon the seat of a bicycle made for two - tra, laa

As soon as I realised that SU were retiring their 'Wedding Wheels' stamp of course I just had to have it didn't I - greedy little pig :(

This week's challenge over at Less Is More is a Lucky Dip and it's 'Love and Marriage' so out came the stamp for its first airing of what I think will be many:
I used:

- 5" x 5" square white card stock

- SU's 'Wedding Wheels' stamp and Tuxedo Black Memento ink pad, image cut using an oval Nestie

- a snippet of purple mirri card cut using the same Nestie but by drawing round the outside of it and cutting by hand

- sentiment stamped in Tuxedo Black and using a stamp from SU's 'Congrats' set

- two Josy Rose 'hot fix' purple hearts

A small and simple card - and as a lot of people are choosing shades of purple for their wedding 'colour scheme' I think it could be deemed as 'on trend' - truth be known I selected the hearts first and then rootled through the snippets folder for matching card :)

And the ovals are lined up OK, I just wasn't crouching low enough when I took the photo - if I get right down I just mightn't get back up again!

Len pitched in today to help sort out the logo business - what a star :)

Di
x

17 comments:

  1. Ver-y elegant. The simplicity of your layout is so pretty

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  2. So so cute! What a fantastic wedding card!

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  3. Wowzie, what a striking card, Di! Love the bi-4-2 in the oval against the brilliant and elegant purps!!

    And love me some Len, too, for helping you!!

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  4. Beautiful wedding card Di, love the SU image. I'm newly discovering Josy Rose thanks to Jules, it looks a great bit of kit.

    Well done Len, you saved our Di from going totally crazy, your a star :)

    Big hugs xx

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  5. That image couldn't be more perfect for the challenge and perfect card too.
    luv
    Debby

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  6. Another fab card Di and def on trend :-)
    Hugs,
    A x
    ps you can have one of today's rolls :-)

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  7. Awww. Really fab CAS Wedding card Di. LOVE the on-trend colour too! Reminds me of Cadburys for some inexplicable reason!!!!!! LOL! xxx

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  8. What a fab image Di and your card is a stunner too! great for the lim challenge good luck this could be a winner!! have a great day x

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  9. Fab card. Love that stampin up image. The little hearts are the perfect finishing touch.

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  10. Lovely card, would make good invites.
    Hope you haven't been singing that song all day.
    Good old Len, glad he helped you, saves me trekkin all that way down.

    Kath x

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  11. Lovely card there Honey and well done to Len. Don't want my Buddy frazzled next week, after all she will be doing my fetching and carrying next Saturday. Only 9 more sleeps!! Yeah! Fergus is dying to meet you!
    xx

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  12. Super card, Di, I just love that fun stamp and the sentiment is fun too. I'm right there with you on the getting down and getting back up again thing ... it's just a journey too far now :) Glad to hear the logo think is done and dusted - gives you time to play again. Hugs, Elizabeth xx

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  13. I love this image, makes a fun wedding card. x

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  14. A really lovely card, Di, just right for the brief. xx Maggie

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  15. I do love the silhouette stamp
    FAB card
    Thank you very much
    mandi
    LIM

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  16. Love this Di! The silhouette is so elegant and very CAS.
    Laura xx

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