Thursday, 6 September 2012

The card for my son-in-law & Daughter

Hi all I have had a year this year for Death`s in the family this one is for my  Son-In -Law Owen who sadly lost his Gran on Saturday I did the theme in Blue and white as it was for a Man,
Well here is the card

 The recipe for the card
6*6 scalloped card from stash edge with broken china
blue card from stash it was embossed with seedling nouveau (couture creations)
White coconut card cut with Spellbinders Asian Motifs ,Distressed with broken china
Spellbinders Crosses 2 the smallest for the set
Stamp from Creative Expressions Sorry I can`t remember which set it`s from.

Thanks for popping by


  1. Morning Melanie, don't you just hate having to do these but your design is beautiful and very serene. A good choice of sentiment. Have a lovely day, Christine H xx

  2. This one is gorgeous too Melanie Take care Hugs Elaine

  3. Hi Melanie,
    as Christine said I think we all hate having to make these cards, but yours have been an inspiration to us.
    thank you for sharing them.
    In answer to the pearls on my card today. I bought them from Sam Poole's Creative Studio on line shop.
    Have a wonderful crafty day everyone.
    Lots of crafty love. Jenny L.

  4. Evening Melanie, a lovely, very elegant card...these are so hard to make, hugs Carole Z X

  5. Hi Melanie,
    What a beautiful card and so gratiously done for such a sombre occasion. I adore the layout with the fabulous embossed background and your inking really brings the diecuts to life.
    Best wishes Linda x

  6. Melanie, I'm so sorry I missed these cards whilst I was away. This is beautiful! Something to treasure and take out later. Christine x