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Wednesday, 18 July 2012

Sentimental me!

I really don't seem to be able to get a grip of this blogging regularly lark do I? Where does the time go? I honestly feel like it is just a few days since I was here but no it is weeks!

In my defense I have been a little holiday to Wales which was really nice. We had a day in Chester and then three days in Holyhead and a day at Middlewich. The weather was a little damp, ha there's a surprise eh? lol but apart from not being able to go on the motorbike it didn't make a huge difference.

Then I had a daft accident with my horse, after I got my wedding ring caught on a clench on her shoe, right as she stamped her foot down!!! I was hugely fortunate that she didn't put her whole weight on the foot and she grabbed it back up as I screamed at her. Unfortunately my ring finger and index finger got a bit squished and my wedding ring had to be cut off. It is at the jewellers now and they are doing their best to mend it but it is well mangled :-(

I also have hubby home for an extra week so crafting time is very limited. I have managed to grab a day to come to my mum's today which is nice to catch up with our girly gossip and card making.

I have made this card for SIL for her wedding anniversary and I am entering it into the MAWTT challenge 'Sentimental' which finishes tomorrow...as usual I am last minute lol.



The paper is Papermania 'Lucy Cromwell' designs. The stamps are: Papermania Urban stamp 'Beautiful Folium' and two stamps from The unmounted stamp company. The butterfly is a die from Cheery Lynn.

9 comments:

Debs said...

Beautiful card - gorgeous DP's and stunning colours.
Thanks for playing aling with us at MAWTT this week.
Good luck.
Debs xx

Lisa Jane said...

wow i just love that butterfly and the gorgeous colours
Thanks for joining us at MAWTT this week
Lisa x

Mau xx said...

This is Beautiful Amanda, The colours are gorgeous and love the stamps and butterfly. It is even more beautiful in the flesh.
Thanks for taking part in MAWTT Challenge
Hugs M xx

DesignerDiva said...

Beautiful card Amanda and I'm right with you as to where the time goes!!
Gorgeous colours and sentiment.
Thanks for playing at MAWTT this week (I'm a bit late with my comment!) and I hope you will come back soon
Hugs Laurie xx

Sue said...

Wow! this is gorgeous Amanda!! what a beautiful colour combo and the sentiment is wonderful ! I love the gorgeous papers and the delicate butterfly - it's a really stunning card!
Hope your fingers are doing ok after the accident… and hope they manage to repair your ring!!
Your holiday sounds nice… used to go to Middlewich and Nantwich with my grandparents in my teens… a long, long time ago…!!! LOL but many happy memories!! :-)
Thanks for entering the Challenge at MAWTT and hope you'll join us again soon!! :-)
Big Hugs
Sue xx

triciasconfetti said...

Quite agree about the time, always feel I'blogging fairly regularly and then find its weeks since I did. Hope you get your wedding ring back soon.
x hugs Tricia

tricia said...

Forgot to say love the colours of the card, my favourite at the moment.

Judith said...

Love your pretty card - the sentiment,papers and that gorgeous butterfly - thank you for playing along at MAWTT this week hugs Judith x

coops said...

so stunning amanda.really gorgeous design and i love the butterfly :D

xx coops xx