Friday 11 January 2013

A card for Bernie

This card is already winging its way across the Atlantic and should almost be there now but I thought I'd publish it here anyhow before it arrives - just to let Bernie know how much we're all thinking of her, if indeed she even feels like looking at blogs right now:
I used:

- 6" x 6" square white card stock

- Penny Black stamp called 'Love Blush', coloured with Pro Markers and die cut with a blue frame added

- sentiment by SU from the 'Sincere Salutations' set - stamped with SU 'Bashful Blue'

- papers by SU, 'Bashful Blue' from the Subtles range - Bernie's favourite colour is blue

- Martha Stewart PATP straight edged punch from the 'Vintage Lace' set to make the blue lacy strip

- 'baby blue' organza ribbon from the ribbon box

- 'baby pink' pearls, probably from Hobbycraft

I've seen how many of you have been over to Bernie's blog to add your positive thoughts and prayers, I'm sure she will be very touched by your love and care.



  1. A beautiful card Di, gorgeous colours and ribbon. I'm sure Bernie will love it when she sees it.
    Been thinking of Bernie since reading her blog post and sending positive thoughts her way, just hope they help. Carol x

  2. A wonderful card, so soft & it is sure to comfort our Blog Buddy to know that we are thinking of her in this latest Life's Onion. Thank you for sharing a lovely caring card. (Bernie was one of my first supporters...and has become a great 'email buddy'. She's a doll.)

  3. So gentle and lovely card for your friend.
    I love the image, ribbon and small pink pearls.
    Hugs Tamara

  4. That is a gorgeous card Di. Will cheer Bernie up no end.

    Sarn xxx

  5. Hi Di this is a really smashing card... love it to bits... if you think it is okay, would you please send me her addy will post brayer card from Oz for her too, love Shaz.xx

  6. Morning Di, you have created a lovely card for Bernie and l'm sure it will confirm further just how much she is in your thought. A card always achieves a smile :)

    Have a great weekend xx

  7. Thanks for letting me know about Bernie Di, have just popped over to leave a message. She will appreciate your beautiful card I know. Vicky x

    PS I know I'm late but best wishes for 2013!

  8. What a beautiful card Di and Bernie will be so pleased to receive this your so thoughtful, the flower image is gorgeous and the Ribbon and Lace complement the image and layout so Elegant too! xx

  9. Gorgeous card there Miss. I have sent one but chose not to post it on my blog yet in case she sees it!

  10. Beautiful card, Di. I think Bernie will love it. Thanks for letting us know about her - I've popped over and left a message too. Hugs, Elizabeth xx

  11. Lovely card Di - am sure it will bring some sunshine into Bernie's day. x

  12. This is a sweet gorgeous card, Di, that Bernie will treasure. This is such a wonderful community. It's nice to see how everyone has rallied around Bernie and to know that if any of us needed a posse, one would be ponied up in no time!! It's like having a net under all of us.

  13. This is a beautiful card Di. The colours are lovely and the flouncy border gives the card a really pretty, feminine feel. X

  14. What sweet, whimsical flowers! A beautiful card, Di! I'm sure that it will bring a smile to Bernie's face!

  15. Beautiful card, from a beautiful person, how kind,caring and thoughtful you are.

    Kath x

  16. beautiful card!! Hugs Juls

  17. What a beautiful card to send to a beautiful person - thanks for doing this, Di xx

  18. Very thoughtful of you Di & what a beautiful card


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