Friday, February 07, 2014

Love Letters.

This card was made for a swap and I have now heard that it has been received by my partner in America.
 
Plain red card from stash.
Both patterened papers were free in magazines.
Script is a freebie from here.
Backing paper adhered to thick card and then pierced and hand sewn .
Envelope created using my envelope maker.
Script paper  aged round egdges with 'Fired Brick 'distress ink.
Hearts punched from scraps of card and ribbon from stash.
Sentiment cut using Britania word  dies.

Inside of card .
 Circle  cut using Sizzix die  657552
Left blank for personal greeting to be added.
Entering into the following challenges:
Pixies Crafty Workshop #110: Use your snippets.
That Craft Place # Valentine.
Craft - Mojo # Love , love love.
Just For Fun: Love is in the air.
Crafty Calendar # Love is all around.
Seema Crafts # Valentine love.
Artistic Inspirations #77 Anything hearts.
Ooh -La La Creations #149 Use a heart.
Simon Says Stamps # Love notes.

39 comments:

  1. Bet your swap partner was thrilled - lovely card - love the stitching around the edge and the inside is pretty too xx

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  2. Gorgeous card Mrs A. I love the papers and fabulous design.
    hugs Sue xx

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  3. This is just gorgeous,fab papers and layout.xxx

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  4. A gorgeous card and I love the fact you've decorated the inside too, it's lovely. Thank you for joining us over at the Simon Says Stamp Monday Challenge Blog... :)

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  5. See you found the glue then???? LOL Gonna hide the papers next - then see how you get on!
    Like this very much and am sure your swappie loved it as much as all the hearts!

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  6. This is so sweet Valery Anne ! Love the little letter ! Hugs, blessings and love from Catherine

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  7. Really great card Mrs A - LOVE the envelope, such a great idea!

    Hugs, Di xx

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  8. Gorgeous card with fab details...love the envelope and the inside too!
    Have a great weekend!
    xxx Margreet

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  9. Very jazzy. Sure to be well received. x

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  10. You are doing a great job as getting the inside of your cards finished as you make them. Well done girl!

    Great card. I just love the hot reds you used on this card.

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  11. Such a cute image on a beautiful card, thank you for joining us at Artistic Inspiration on our valentine challenge Hugs Tania (DT) xx

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  12. I looked at this post and the previous one and do love your Valentines!
    sandy xx

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  13. Lovely card, thank you for joining in over at Seemacrafts with the February love challenge x

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  14. love the card , thank you for joining in over at Seemacrafts with the February love challenge , x

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  15. This is a really clever design and I love the vibrant red x

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  16. Thank you for joining SeemaCrafts February Challenge "love/valentines".

    A very bold and beautiful card. Love the design and your choice of papers. The stitching is the perfect finishing detail!

    I hope you will continue to pop back and join us for more of our monthly challenges

    <3 & hugs
    Lisa xxxx DT Member

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  17. Me again lol this time with a different DT hat on....I think I have made it clear above how lovely I think this card is and how clever the design is. A card that would make anyone feel special.

    I hope you enjoyed playing along with us, and will pop back each month to join in with more of our future challenges...we love seeing what people have created.

    <3 & hugs
    Lisa xxxx JFF DT Member

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  18. Gorgeous card and love the colour comb, always look classy....I have joined your awesome butterfly challenge blog and am waiting on a new butterfly die, this is right up my ally....it will be advertised on my blog for you.xx

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  19. What a cute card! Love the letter and the envelope! The tag is fabulous, too!

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  20. Awesome freebies, I say! What a lovely V card & that script is awesome. Your swap partner is a lucky one to get this pretty. And I am missing that 'up the sleeve' thing myself. I need to catchup so I can visit in the Playground soon. I missing all my buddies and what the heck is Parsnip up to? Hope you are staying warm and not in the flood danger areas. TFS & Hugs

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  21. This is a loving creation. Adore the little love letter.
    Wishing you a wonderful and relaxed weekend.
    Hugs
    Desíre
    {Doing Life – my personal blog}

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  22. HI Mrs, A. Great Valentine card, I'm sure your swap partner was thrilled to receive this.
    Hugs, Avril xx

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  23. Beautiful creation! I know this is going to be treasured!

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  24. Great card. thanks for sharing it with us at That Craft Place

    Stacey x

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  25. Your card, here, and tag, previous post, are absolutely stunning! They will be treasured, not only because they're lovely, but because they were made by YOU! Truly lovely; truly heart-warming! Hugs~c

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  26. Love the little letter in its own envelope! Great card
    Debs x

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  27. What a fabulous design. Thanks for joining in the fun at OLL this time. Hugs x

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  28. Lovely card, thanks for joining us at Artistic Inspirations.
    Louise x

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  29. What a lovely card. Thank you for taking part in the Cupboard Trilogy Challenge.

    Liz xx [DT]

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  30. Gorgeous card, I like the design, Thanks for join in with us at Ooh La la, Good Luck.
    Kevin xx

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  31. What a lovely Card, Thank you so much for joining in with our challenge over at The Cupboard Trilogy Challenge Blog

    Stella xx

    TCT DT

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  32. What a brilliant Valentine, Mrs. A.! I'll bet your swap partner was thrilled to get this wonderful snippet delight!! Hugs, Darnell

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  33. What a sweet love letter on a card. I like all the read and white, so fun.

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  34. Lovely card I bet it was well recieved too
    Thanks for joining us this month over at Just For Fun challenge blog.
    Good Luck with the challenge
    Hugs
    Marie (DT for JFF)
    xxxx

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  35. Love it! Thanks for sharing with us at Ooh La La. Hugs x

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  36. lovely card ....Thanks for joining seemacrafts challenge for Febuary
    Jakki DT (craftyjak@blogspot.co.uk)

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  37. Back again this time for Seemacrafts
    Thanks for joining us this month over at Seemacrafts challenge blog.
    Good Luck with the challenge
    Hugs
    Marie (DT for Seemacrafts)
    xxxx

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