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Welcome to Sandra's Blog my escape is card making l took it up in 2007 after l retired from the Civil Service l am recently Widowed have 3 children all grown up and flown the nest Four grand children Tayla, Nathan, Poppy and Mila they keep me on my toes l adore then but it's always nice when they go home....lol l like making my own cards and enjoy the challenges it provides Sandra H xxx

Thursday, 13 February 2014

Ohhh Soooo Relaxing

Good morning all
Hope your night wasn't disturbed too much with
This terrible weather we are having
And for those of you who have been troubled by the floods
l can only hope and pray that things will improve very soon
Thank you for all your lovely comments on our Anniversary
Your so kind My Husbands birthday followed the day after and
Here is what l made for him hope you like it
Items used
Straight white card /Brown card stock
This adorable Pre-Coloured image from Lotv
Added some Dolly Mixture Backing Papers & Heart (Snippets)
Buttons, Twine, 3D Sticky Pads & Sentiment From Stash
Woodware Corner Punch
Thank you for your visit Take care
Sandra H


  1. This is adorable Sandra ! What a sweet image ! Love how you have used the twine ! Hugs, blessings and love from Catherine

  2. Ah what a great card, so cute, Love Hazel P. S Happy Birthday to your Hubby :)

  3. This is gorgeous Sandra, love the LOTV image and style of your card. Hope the floods are not effecting you xxx

  4. Sandra, your card is fabulous, I love the Vintage feel, and adorable image.

  5. This is gorgeous,lovely image and colours.xxx

  6. Just wonderful!
    And Valentine's Day, all the same week!!!

  7. Absolutely beautiful Sandra, love the image and papers, they compliment one another beautifully.

    Hugs Julie xxx

  8. Oh Sandra, this is just too cute for words even! Such a sweet image- which is colored beautifully! I am so in love with your LO- that twine and button are just "WOW". Love this!


  9. Sorry it is late but Happy Anniversary and Happy Birthday to hubby. Gorgeous card, love the layout and that cute fella, perfectly embellished x

  10. Wow Sandra you never fail to show anything but gorgeous cards.I hope you had a lovely day yesterday for your anniversary-sorry I missed your post.Also your card for your hubby is brilliant.Happy birthday to your lucky man.I bet he adored your card.Hugs Debbie x

  11. Another brilliant card Sandra. Lovely image. Callyx

  12. Fabulous card Sandra and a great image, those pads are great and a great time saver too. Fab papers and love the twine round the button.
    Was at LOTV yesterday and so very hard to resist not buying everything lol
    Kath x

    1. Oh your lucky lady wish it was me xx

  13. A beautiful male card and I love that adorable image!

  14. WOW.......AWESOME!!!!!! This is fabulous hun, one of my fave images & you have totally done it with justice..........perfection at its best..... My fave hun!!!!!!

    Lotsa hugs Vicky xxx

  15. gorgeous card and love the image, think I have this one got to check..absolutely adore the papers used and so boyish..awesome.xxx

  16. Sandra, this is such a lovely birthday card for your hubby! :o) The image is adorable and the papers are beautiful. The tartan heart is gorgeous! Beautifully done as always, my friend! :o)

    Hugs and blessings,

  17. Beautiful card for your hubby xx

  18. Fabulous male card Sandra ...just love these LOTV images


  19. Absolutely fabulous card for your Hubby. I'm sure he appreciated it. xxx

  20. Fantastic card for your H's birthday Sandra! I do so love the heart, reminds me of Burberry.

    That Kath sneaked off to LOTV on the quiet didn't she! Lucky girl - wonder if she bought anything with butterflies on?

    Hugs, Di xx

  21. Hi Sandra, I'm catching up...I've got this stamp too and you've made such a great card with it...stunning, made with lots of love I can see! Hope you've shared a wonderful milestone in celebrations. Take care. Ruby x

  22. Lovely card, those papers are great love the colours, beautifully done. I hope your hubby has a great day crafty hugs xx

  23. Love this masculine card Sandra, great colours, Cathy x

  24. Sandra, your card is just gorgeous! I reckon it would fit the bill at Ooh La La Creations Challenge Use A Heart too!
    Dawn xx

  25. Super card Sandra, love the image and the great card design. Have a good weekend.

    Pat xx

  26. You have made such a great card for a fellow. Wonderful image and love your design...especially the twine wrapped round the button and then looped back!

  27. lovely boy card ! great coloring,
    have a nice day,
    greetings, martina

  28. stunning male card sandra.i love all your fab details and your papers and image are gorgeous ;D

    xx coops xx

  29. I nearly missed this so glad I popped back. I love the little plaid heart and the image is just right for a mans card. Happy belated birthday to your hubby. Hugs Mrs A.

  30. Gorgeous male card..Thanks for playing along with us at A Little Bit Crafty this month..Good luck.
    Wendy xx