Tuesday, 13 August 2013

Occasion-ally at Papertake Weekly

Good afternoon.
Hopefully Mr Blogger has published this scheduled post for me today whilst I am currently enjoying a family day out at Weston Supermare.

Today sees the start of a new challenge over at 

and this week the theme is 

a card for any occasion

It will be my 16th Wedding Anniversary on Saturday so I took this opportunity to make a card for my DH

Card Ingredients:
Sentiment and Design Papers: Pink Petticoat 'Just An Old Fashioned Girl' 
Martha Stewart Scalloped Heart Border Punch
Ribbon, Metallic Cord and Heart Charm: Candy won from the lovely Jules
Vintage Photo Distress Ink

Please pop over to the main challenge blog to check out the fabulous inspiration from my lovely DT buddies and to see the wonderful prize on offer from our sponsor this week.

Challenges I would like to enter:

Challenges 4 Everybody - Anything Goes
Little Claire's - Wedding/Anniversary
Our Creative Corner - Words Words Words
Just for Fun - Anything Goes
Natalie and Amy's - Celebrate Something

Before I go I would just like to say a mahooosive THANK YOU for all your lovely comments on my new DT post yesterday - it really does mean a lot.

Enjoy the rest of the day.


Kelly Lloyd said...

Love this card debs, the design and colours are fantastic.
Have a great day at Weston, hope the weather behaves for you
Hugs Kelly

Claire said...

Fabulous Anniversary card hun - love the gorgeous papers and colours. John will love this I'm sure. Hugs, Claire x

DesignerDiva said...

Hello Hunny happy anniversary for next week (knowing me I won't be back by then!!) and huge congrats on your new DT post, they are lucky to have you. I love the card you made yesterday - it's just beautiful and the sentiment on your card today is beautiful too!
Hope you had a fab day out
HUgs Laurie xx

Whisper said...

Yes Mr Linky worked and i'm glad he did as it's devine.

You should have been at Weston Super Mare last week, when the One Show was there :-), hope you had a great day, Luv Sam x

Chrissy said...

This is fabulous Debs, love the sentiment and great papers.fabulous design too...conratulations on your wedding annniversary coming up..


Jules said...

This is just gorgeous Debs .. .. my very favourite Pink Petticoat papers of all time!!!

A great anniversary card. I hope you have happy day on Saturday and do something special to celebrate.

Glad you found a use for your prize too!

Hope all is good with you. All super busy this end .. .. as per usual.

Did I read somewhere that you are taking ironing in? If so I have a bit that would keep you busy for a while!! LOL!!!

Love Jules xx

cotnob said...

This is gorgeous Debs, lovely sentiment and great colour choices.
I hope you had a fabulous day out.

Carole said...

This is a fab card Debs, love the colours and the sentiment is just right for the occasion.

Big Hugs
Carole xXx

Wishcraft said...

Beautiful! Fab design and I love this set - I've got it too :o) Hugs, Lisa x

Sue - bearhouse said...

This is wonderful Debs. I love the sentiment, gorgeous colours and fabulous design
I hope you have had a nice day out and also Happy Anniversary for Saturday!
hugs Sue xx

Judith said...

This is so lovely Debs - I love the design and perfect colours - congratulations and have a great day hugs Judith x

mags said...

A gorgeous anniversary card. Just love it. Happy Anniversary too.

Pop's Cards said...

Hi sweetie, this is just gorgeous, huggles Pops x x x

coops said...

so stunning debs.beautiful wording and I love your colours and fab design :D

xx coops xx

Wendy Nicola Jackson said...

Such a gorgeous card Debs. Congratulations on your 16th wedding anniversary! Love the style you've gone for with this card, very 'man' friendly!! I'm sure your hubby will love it. I think the sentiment is fabulous and love the way you've inked everything. Big hugs, Wends xxx

Sue B said...

Ooh this is gorgeous Sue!! I LOVE the colours… so beautiful together… the papers are very scrummy… I like how the sentiment is main focus… the heart border and charm are really pretty… it's a fab card!!
Hope you had a fab time at Weston… I stayed there a while back and it's a lovely place! :-))
Take care
Big hugs
Sue xx

Sue B said...

Hi Debs.... I'm SO sorry... I called you Sue.... please forgive me... my brain is not working well at moment!! LOL
Hope you are well hun
Love and hugs
Sue xxx

jane stillman said...

Beautiful papers ad sentiment. Thank you for joining in the Just for Fun challenge, good luck

Avril Ann said...

Debs this is fabulous hun, what a great layout and your papers and colours are lush, xxx

Anonymous said...

Gorgeous card Debs; romantic but sophisticated too.
Happy anniversary to you both.

seemacrafts said...

Congrats on your anniversary, fabulous card . Thanks for joining over at Just for fun challenge JFF DT

Christine L said...

This is fabulous Debs... love the sentiment!!

Christine x

Anonymous said...

Happy Anniversary Deb, hope you had a lovely day ;) We had our 17th anniversary in June, can't believe where the time goes. Great card, love the colours they're fab!

Hope you enjoyed your family day :)

Vicki x

Anonymous said...

Happy Anniversary Deb, hope you had a lovely day ;) We had our 17th anniversary in June, can't believe where the time goes. Great card, love the colours they're fab!

Hope you enjoyed your family day :)

Vicki x

Debbie said...

Absolutely beautiful.Happy Anniversary to you both for tomorrow.He will adore his card.Think I'll have to treat myself to these papers.Hope you had a great day out.Hugs Debbie x

Hazel (Didos) said...

Oh WOW this is stunning, what a wonderful creation, Love Hazelxox

butterfly said...

Just love all the different fonts for that fabulous wording - a really bold, elegant card... and congratulations on your anniversary! Thanks so much for playing along with us at Our Creative Corner.
Alison x

mixamatoasties said...

Oh that's lovely Debs! Happy anniversary.

Susan xx

Margie said...

Congratulations on your wedding anniversary and what a lovely card to celebrate it with! Thanks so much for sharing it with us at Our Creative Corner. Margie x

mazza said...

beautiful card hun
Thanks for joining us over at Just For Fun this month, good luck with the challenge.
Marie (DT Member for JFF)

Elaine Rayworth said...

Great work, thanks for joining us for our first challenge at "Just For Fun!"

Elaine xx