Saturday, 13 October 2012

a little card for my dear sister ...

happy saturdays to you all ... and it is the weekend again ... where do the weeks go !! guess that means I am getting old !!

a little card for my dear sister who has a birthday next month

was not happy with my first attempt ... or my second attempt ( not scanned)  so added a little bit of lace a heart some purple feathers and a hand made flower and it makes all the difference ... thank you for visiting me ... and hope you all have a great weekend ...

first attempt








final attempt



25 comments:

Maureen said...

Lovely card, I do prefer the final one.
Maureen...........x

sue said...

beautiful card sandy,the extra embellishments make all the difference.well done. sue xx

As.I.Do.Rodos. said...

Gorgeous card Sandy hugs Ginny ♥

Kelly said...

This is beautiful x

Caroline said...

Gorgeous card I prefer the last one. Caroline xxx

Heike said...

A beautiful card. And it's nice to see how you progressed towards the final version of the card.
Heike x

Wendy said...

Gorgeous card Sandy, lovely sweet image.
Wendy xx

Sue - bearhouse said...

Gorgeous card Sandy. I love the sweet image and a beautiful colour scheme with pretty embellishments

hugs Sue

craftyeyes said...

aww lovely card do prefer the second one such a sweet image lovely coloring Tracy x

crafty-stamper said...

Both look beautiful and love this image (I have this and used it for a card for my sister great minds think alike eh )
carol x

crafty-stamper said...

Both look beautiful and love this image (I have this and used it for a card for my sister great minds think alike eh )
carol x

karen said...

Two beautiful cards Sandy, hugs, Karenxx

MissyG said...

Lovely card - like the addedlace
Linda xx

ALI said...

Oh Sandy this is really lovely. Love it all.

Janet - aka stacky said...

Aww Sandy your card is really lovely I agree you added embellishments really finish it off Your sister will love it, who wouldn't xx
I hope your having a lovely weekend xx

Susan Flynn said...

What a lovely image Sandy just perfect for sisters! Love the card and the extra embellishments make all the difference! x

Alizabethy said...

Those extra embellishments really make the card look so special

coops said...

so stunning sandy.beautiful vintage image and i love your pretty colours and design :D

xx coops xx

Trace said...

Lovely design for a syblin card. The colours are nice, I love lilac, especially nice backing paper xx

Angela said...

Beautiful and I think the embellishments finish it off just right. Love the colours

jo said...

Lovely card, the extra embellies just finish it off perfectly! Hope you're having a lovely weekend!
Hugs Jo x

carrie-lee said...

lovely cards x

Jewelsmae said...

Lovely card, like the colour. Your first attempt was lovely but I agree the added embellishments really finish it off nicely

annesyme said...

Beautiful card, I love both versions! Hope you have had a good weekend.
Anne x

ChrisAndCat said...

This is lovely - the lace just adds the finishing touch.