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Thursday, February 9, 2012

Almost a Valentine's


Hi all,
I hope you are having a good week. Daisy woke up yesterday with a very swollen eye and she was unable to open it. She is now on antibiotics and won't be able to go to school for the rest of the week. I just hope that as the weather improves (?), she won't pick up as many illnesses. She hasn't missed too much school, but she really doesn't like staying home when her friends are all in school. I now have to find things to do indoors for a few days, so my craft stash might take a bit of a battering!
Over at CRAFT, we are sponsored by Truly Madly Crafty, Stitchy Bear and Bugaboo Stamps. Our theme is Valentine's and I have used a lovely image by Floppy Latte called Almost Kissing. I used blues and few embellishments for this card, as it was originally meant to be my valentine's card for hubby. But, I ended up sending it to my Mum and Dad who celebrated their 45th Wedding Anniversary last week and I hadn't made a card and was already late. I found this card and as 45 is Sapphire, I thought it would work quite well. Hopefully I will be back over the weekend.
I would like to enter this into:
My Mum's craft shop - It must be love
Fab n Funky - Love is in the air
The paper Shelter - Be my Valentine
Simon says Stamp - Love is in the air

21 comments:

Mary J said...

Poor little honey - I hope the ABs kick in soon!

Gorgeous card, Nikki - that blue is amazing!

CRAZYCRAFTSHED said...

Hi Nikki
A beautiful card
Hugs Dianne xx :)

karen said...

Fabulous card Nikki, Karenx

coldwaters2 said...

This is so romantic Nikki I love that silhouette image, the papers, colour and design look fantastic. I hope that Daisy will be better soon.
Hugs
Lorraine x

Shelby said...

Wonderful design and great use of the image! Thanks for joining us at MMCS

Shelby

Mandy said...

Beautiful card Nikki,love the image..Hope Daisy is feeling better....
Mandy x

Bella´s Bastelecke said...

A gorgeous card! Love those colors you used. The paper is awesome!! And the image is so cute. …..
So happy that you have joined us at TPS……
Hugs
Judith

pinky said...

Thats really romantic and gorgeous Nikki. What a great image.

sassy said...

aw love..brillaint card hugs sassyx

Annmaree (Emu) said...

aw your poor daughter! Hope she feels better now!

Love this silhouette image!

June Nelson said...

Love th image and I do hope your little girl soon feels well darlin xxxxxxxx

sandra's crafty corner said...

fabby card nikki
hugs sandra xxx

Lindsay Craftymonster81 said...

Really gorgeous card hun, I love the soft blues and the silhouette looks fantastic. Thanks so much for your lovely comment on my blog today, I am feeling much better thanks to the support from my bloggie friends, thanks again
Lindsay xx

Jules said...

Hi Nikki

This is a lovely card .. .. and perfect for Valentine's .. the image is just great.

Hope Daisy is much better soon. Hope your craft stash can survive!!

Love Jules xx

Donna said...

Absolutely stunning card Nikki, the silhouette image is beautiful and I've just spotted your wide ric-rac, LUSH! :) Donna ♥ x

Pinkllilac said...

Gorgeous card Nikki, love your colouring and design, the image is so beautiful, hope Daisy feels better soon.
Hugs Linda

Rach83 said...

Great take on the theme and I love that image. Lovely colours and embellishments too. Thanks for joining us at Fab'n'Funky Challenges.

Rachel x

Shari said...

Beautiful card, love the color choice! Hope that your daughter is on the mend. Thanks for playing with us at The Paper Shelter.

Diane's Card Designs said...

Gorgeous card! Love the image and the soft blue colours. Thanks for joining us at MMCS Challenge this week.
Diane xx

Chris (catt871) said...

This is SO pretty!!! I love the silhouette! THANKS for joining us at Simon Says Stamp!
Hugs,
Chris

Linby said...

Love this silhouette image, great card.
Lynn x