Saturday, 14 January 2012

Thinking of you

I had a request for a card for a lady to give to her sister who sadly she will not see again as she is very ill. So she wanted something very personal that she could send to let her know she was thinking of her. It took me a while to think of something and I finally decided on going with a sentiment on the front and an angel on the inside. What do you think?
The sentiment I found online, the angel is from Daisy Company, the papers are K& Co, love the vintage look to them so added lace and pearls to finish it. The die is from spellbinders which I layered up. I added some flowers from my stash and punched some leaves.
I would like to enter this into
Stampin Sisters in Christ - thinking of you
Scrappy  frogs Challenge - lace
The crazy challenge - lace and/or pearls
Incy Wincy - vintage
Alphabet Challenge - anything
Saturday Challenge - blue
CES Challenge - vintage
Paper pretties - sentiment focal point
As you can see I am up and about but can't eat or drink anything till I get my test done at 12. Just dropped my daughter off at the airport so trying to fill my hours till I have to leave for the hospital:( Funny when you know you can't drink that's the time you really really want some water:(
Have a nice day everyone.


Miria said...

Hi, Pinky. Your card is so full of sympathy, you always find the right words and images! I'll think of YOU and your test today, take care, Miria xxx

Anne said...

Perfect. Hugs x

Donna said...

Beautiful card Pinky and just perfect for the occasion, a really beautiful vintage design! Thanks for joining in with us CES this week...good luck! :) Donna ♥ x

Marianne said...

What a very very beautiful card! Hope your test will turn out good.
Take care.
xxx Marianne

mckinkle said...


I have to agree with Miria, you always get the right words for your cards and this demonstrates that perfectly. I quite got a lump in my throat reading about who this card is for.

You'll be absolutely fine for your test and it will all be over faster than you know especially if you get the date rape drug I got last time - blimey its amazing stuff!
Thinking of you Pinky.
Keryn x

Lil Daffodil said...

Hi Pinky,
This card is beautiful in every sense. Such sweet verses and gorgeous colours.
I'll be thinking about you today - I hope all goes well for you.
Fiona x

Brenda Brown said...

This is perfect for the occasion Pinky, I particularly like how you have used the frames to layer.
Thanks for leaving a lovely comment on my blog, I so appreciate it.
luv and hugs {brenda} xoxox

Crafty Chris said...

When I got mine I didnt take anything because they keep you in longer, its not too bad, your card is gorgeous just right for what it is for, bet you will miss Searlait all over again.
Chris x

Sandra said...

Hi Pinky, Your card is just so beautiful:) Sandra H

Sheryl Hare said...

Hi Pinky, your card touched me so much. You have created something very beautiful and precious for your friend to give to her sister. Everything about it is just lovely. Hi Ira, what a stunning project and gorgeous image. I'm off to check that website now! Thanks for joining us at Incy Wincy Designs this week, good luck Sheryl xx

Ger said...

Very moving story behind that lovely card. Love the mirri layers.

Well your test is well behind you now, why don't you treat yourself to something nice for being such a brave girl! Ger x.

downrightcrafty said...

oh a great take on this weeks theme at the Secret Crafter Saturday challenge with this lovely creation, thank you for joining us this week.
Hugs Kate xx
PS I have candy if you are interested :)

Pinkllilac said...

This is just perfect Pinky.
Hugs Linda

Sue said...

Hi ya hun
a gorgeous card, a beautiful sentiment, luv the framing, sue,x

Lisa Jane said...

A beautiful card Pinky. It will mean so much
Lisa x

Lovely Linda said...

Hello Pinky - what a beautiful card and such a hard one to make - very moving! I am sure the Sisters both feel the love that you have so obviously put into creating this! Great to see you at the Stampin' Sisters in Christ Challenge this week - we love to see you! {{{hugs}}}
Linda SSIC Design Team

coops said...

this is so beautiful pinky.the design is so delicate.

xx coops xx

Lesley said...

Very pretty card, lovely colours! Thank you for taking part in Alphabet's 'You Choose' challenge xx

Francesca said...

Brilliant card
Thanks for joining us for our Anything goes with blue challenge at
Secret crafter Saturday challenge


Cheryl said...

oh hun this is just perfect that sentiment says it all just,brilliant love it to bits,hun take care hugs Cherylxxxxxxxx

Lionelsa said...

Love your design and the colors.
Thanks for joining us at The Crazy Challenge this week!

paperfun said...

Your card is beautiful and your poem brought a tear to my eye.

Thank you for sharing with us at Alphabet Challenge Blog.


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