Sunday, 3 August 2014

Birthday Greetings.

Good morning all.
I hope you are all well.
Sorry if i have been absent but i am still suffering with my eyes, they go ok for a few days and then now they are as red as ever and so darn itchy!!! Antihistamines aren`t even taking the itch away anymore.But hey the ho its our big Birthdays family meal today so i`ll just sit in the darkest corner :D
So on to my card for today which i am entering into the following challenges:
1.We Do Dubadoo Challenge - Challenge 11 - Celebrations (birthday)
2.Craft Your Passion Challenge - Challenge 224 - Flower Power
3.Diva`s By Design Challenge - Anything goes
4.Cute Card Thursday Challenge - Challenge 332 - Vintage

Products used are:
Cream card
Various papers
Tattered lace corner die
Distress tool
Pearl swirls
Vintage roses image was a freebie

A close up of the roses which i have decoupaged.

And a sideways view.
Thanks so much for popping by, it means a lot ;D
Hugs Nic



Gorgeous and beautiful card Nic
Hugs Dianne xx :)

Blankina said...

Hugs Blankina

Craftin Suzie (Susan Flynn) said...

A beautiful card Nic, love the image of the roses. Have a lovely birthday meal. Susan x

Sue said...

Gorgeous roses and card Nic.Enjoy your meal,hope your eyes feel better soon xx

downrightcrafty said...

gorgeous Nic love the image very striking
hugs Kate xx

Dortesjs said...

great card, i do love it and it is always great to try a bit different look. do have a great sunday

Sue said...

Such a gorgeous card Nic. I love the image and beautiful detailing.
Sorry to hear that your eyes are bad again. I hope you enjoy your big Birthday family meal.
hugs Sue xx

Michelle said...

Such a gorgeous vintage card Nic. So sorry your eyes are troubling you still - hope they feel much better soon. Enjoy the big birthday family meal - Michelle x

Wendy said...

Absolutely gorgeous Nic..Thanks for playing along with as at Divas by Design this week.
Wendy xx

aussie aNNie said...

wow Nic, this is so stunning love the touch of pearls around the roses
Have you joined my birthday candy?

The Journey is the Start

Marilyn said...

Wow... what a card! It's beautiful, so vintage and shabby chic!

Creations by Shirl said...

That red pops right out from the center of your pretty card!

Doreen said...

Love the gorgeous image and fab

Donna said...

Stunning card Nic and the depth of clarity on the decoupaged roses is amazing...fab photography too! :) Donna ♥ x

Claire said...

gorgeous card, love all the texture and those roses are beautiful. Thanks so much for joining our 'Celebrations' challenge at
Claire xx

Lorraine said...

A very pretty card Nic, love the flowers and layout.
Hope your eyes feel better soon.
Lorraine x

XxJULESxX said...

Hi Coops, stunning card! love flowers!

heidy said...

Gorgeous as always Nic,hope your eyes will be better real soon!!
Enjoy your dinner!!
Big XXX Heidy

Dawn C said...

Very pretty. Thanks for playing with us at Divas this week x

Lynne in NI said...

Beautiful card Nic, great image and I love all those little pearls.
So sorry to hear your eyes are playing up again :(

coldwaters2 said...

Wow Nic this is stunning the image, bow and all that lace and the die cut look amazing.
lorraine x

Sandra H said...

So beautiful is your card xx

Chrissy said...

Beautiful Coops..fabulous elegant.Hope you all have a wonderful big birthday meal..


Jackie said...

What a beautiful card, so gorgeous :o)
I hope the eyes soon clear up, hugs
Jackie xx

debby4000 said...

Such a beautiful and gorgeous card.

Marianne's Craftroom said...


crafty-stamper said...

Beautiful decoupaged image and love the gorgeous bow,lace and pearls-hope you get your eyes sorted
carol x

~@ngie~ said...

a gorgeous card darl... love that image... why do my doilies never look well placed??? LOL

love n hugz Angie xXx

Denise Goeldner said...

Beautiful, elegant card xx
~ Denise ~
{Denise's Patch of Creativity}

Faye Wynn-Jones said...

What an absolute stunner. Very elegant x

Marlene Atkinson said...

Another gorgeous card Nic, hope your family meal went well and you didn't suffer to much with your eye. Marlene

Jacee said...

Beautiful card Nic, love the vintage feel, and your decoupage is super.
Hugs Jacee
Simply Paper Card Design

Liz's creative corner said...

Gorgeous card hun, lovely design, hope your eyes fell better soon, hugs Liz xx

Sarah said...

Beautifully elegant vintage card, love the decoupaged roses. Hope you had a lovely meal x

Little K Smith said...

This is beautiful hun, I love the red roses against the cream background :)