Monday, 29 June 2015

Belated Wishes


I made a boo boo at the beginning of the month and didn't realize a Birthday was imminent until I turned over the calendar and with two days to send a card overseas being impossible I put together this little belated number to demonstrate what an " ass " I felt!!
Despite the lateness she loved it so I think I am forgiven!!


The image was a prize from Whimsy stamps from a couple of years ago that I found in my digi folder. Coloured with Promarkers to match the Kitsch paper and coordinating bow from Craftwork Cards. I pierced holes and used my letraset fineliner for faux stitching and the sentiment is from a Paper Smooches set.

 Luckily there a few challenges that suit too as the colourway rather lends itself to the Union Flag.

Creative Inspirations #319 - Your favourite
(patterned paper and Promarkers to name but two!!)
Moving Along With The Times - Sewing & Stitching
OSAAT #240 - Anything Goes/ Red White and Blue
Crafty Creations #292 - Red, White and/or blue
Crafty Girlz #3 - Anything Goes/Your country's flag
Pile it on #75 - Flag colours

Hope you have a good week,
 I shall be here on Wednesday with a Christmas number for you, so see you then xx

29 comments:

  1. Good morning Sarah, loving your really cute card. Great image, papers, colours and design.
    Have a great day
    Patricia x

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  2. I'm not surprised that your friend loved this card Sarah! Such bright and fresh colours, plus a lovely design makes for a pretty card, but add in the fabulous image and your wonderful colouring and you have yourself a stunner!
    Hugs
    Carol x

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  3. I love the colour combo and the cute image is adorable, fab card

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  4. I am sure you were forgiven when this bright and happy card popped out of the envelope Sarah.

    B x

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  5. I am sure your friend did forgive you when she received this gorgeous card!
    The image is adorable, I love the papers and fabulous layout too.
    Sue xx

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  6. The cutest Sarah, loving this fun image, your bow is amazing and all looks great together.xx{aNNie My Personal Blog}

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  7. Who wouldn't forgive you? Delightful hun, what a super cute "ass" you have, lol. Gorgeous card. Hugs xx

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  8. V cute, I'm sure we've all done that in our time! x

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  9. A super cute creation! Thanks for playing at Creative Inspirations! xxx

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  10. Beautiful image Sarah. The die cut paper details really make this card 'pop'.
    Laine
    xx

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  11. Such a fun card Sarah, I'm sure you were forgiven - I have a few birthdays to remember at the beginning of the month, fortunately they are in the UK.
    Pauline
    x

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  12. Whoopsie naughty girl! Lol fab card tho definitely makes up for being late! :-) love the colours
    Lucy xx

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  13. Easily done (I've done the same too!) Love the card though and I'm sure it will be well received.

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  14. What a wonderful birthday card Sarah! Late or not, I'm sure they will love it! Great bow, so perfect for your image. hugs :)

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  15. ha ha ha - love this post and card. The image is super cute and your layout is gorgeous, so are the papers - I was late for a birthday this month too :( Hope you had a wonderful weekend - Michelle x

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  16. Your logic for choosing this cute image, made me smile! This one is just too cute, and easily understand that your recipient instantly forgave the delay. It's certainly worth waiting for...as it is just a delightful image, and so prettily done. I enjoyed JNettles as Barnaby much more than his replacement, although I like Neil in other things. Got copies of Bergerac from a UK source, as I couldn't find in the USA. The copies are not the greatest, but it was such fun seeing JN as a younger actor. He's so understated in his acting, you just have to love watching him. I hope he's doing other things now that he's out of MM, but I do miss him and the crew. Have a great week..TFS & Hugs

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  17. Sarah, this is a lovely card, such a clever and inspirational design for a late birthday...I would definitely forgive you! The design is so cheerful and I love ypur colouring..
    Sue...xxx

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  18. Gorgeous card Sarah, I love the blue & red together :o)
    Hugs
    Tracey
    xx

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  19. He is so adorable Sarah and I love the bow and super design.

    luv CHRISSYxx

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  20. Such a pretty card love that bow and the stamp is great a beautiful card Love and hugs Carole x

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  21. Sarah, this is so cute, I just love it. Hazel x

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  22. Fab card Sarah, I'm sure it made up for being late!
    Hugs Lynsey x

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  23. AWE!! What a cutie he is!! How could you be mad at this cute ASS?!!! LOL!! Love the card and how he looks like a sad Eeyore character!! :) HUGS

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  24. What a fun card, Thanks for joining in over at Creative Inspirations.
    CraftyNatalie {DT}

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  25. I'm pretty sure we've all been there! A card is always appreciated even when it's late, especially if it is as gorgeous as this! I love the pretty colours and design, and your 'ass' is adorable - lol!

    Big hugs, Kat xx

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  26. Such a stunner, Sarah! Loving the patriotic colours! Great image beautifully coloured! Cute ‘Ass’!!! xxx

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  27. What an adorable little card. And that image is just as adorable as your card. Your coloring is beautiful, too. :D Thanks for joining us at Once Stitch At A Time. :D

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  28. Awww...sweet card!
    Thanks for playing at Pile It On!
    Helen x

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  29. Gorgeous card and image and love the bow and banner--Thank you for joining our challenge at Crafty Girlz
    Carol DT x

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