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Sunday, 26 June 2011

Quick Gillian

Hello all, today is a quick post of a quick card I made a couple of days ago. In fact it doesn't come much quicker than this as this cute little digi stamp 'Gillian' was coloured in when she arrived at my computer! The fabulous 'Prairie Fairy' sent her over in all different formats and all I had to do here was colour her shoes and socks in!
I needed a card really quickly as I just found out one of my 8 sister in laws has just gained a 2:1 proving you can teach an old dog new tricks as Vicky turned 50 last year!
Inspired by the fabulous Pinky, who makes the best (and most) personalised cards in blog land I decided to add Vicky's name.
The lush paper is Kaiser Craft and the tassel has been kicking around my craft room forever! The flowers are WOC and I gave her a lovely pair of sparkly diamond earrings! lol

Hope your having a glorious weekend, it's meant to be scorching hot today which means I should be manically busy!!!

Love 'n' Hugs Laurie xx

I would like to enter this into the following challenges:
Crafty Creations - Let It Shine
Sweet Stampin  - Something Old Something New
New Gillian - Old tassel

17 comments:

pinky said...

Wow Laurie its so perfect, what a great image and beautifully coloured. Thanks for the compliment mrs, and its great to see someone else personalising their cards. I think your very clever sil will just love this!! Have a nice day, warm here but very overcast:(

Lisa Jane said...

oh wow Laurie... that card is fabulous... i just love those colours and the gorgeous tassle .. she will be thrilled .. and so personal.
Lisa xx

Cor* said...

Complete with tassle and all! Wonderful! Glad you like Gillian as much as we all do! She will absolutely love this!

Claire x said...

I'm sure Vicky will love this personalised card - it's just fab. Hugs, Claire x

Sue said...

Aww Wow Laurie! Love it! It's perfect grad card. Love the tassel - it looks perfect with the flowers. The image is cool! Love her glossy accented glasses and earrings - genius!! Great colour combo too!

Sun is shining here in Manchester!!! Yay! This is it! Summer - make most of it LOL!
Have a great Sunday!
Hugs Sue xx

Pami said...

Hi honey, gorgeous card! LOVE the colours and I love those Kaisercraft papers. Great to have it personalised as well. Hope you havent been working too hard today! Pami x

Brenda Brown said...

Really pretty Laurie and I love the tassell.
Have a good week.
luv and hugs {brenda} xoxox

Cj said...

What a great card, love the tassel you've done well to keep hold of it and find a use for it.xxx

Rebekah said...

Stunning Laurie love the flourishes and flowers and the personal touch is great hugs Rebekah xx

Christine L said...

Ohhh FAB card Laurie... love those purples... and the tassel finishes it off perfectly! Your title did make me smile.... she sounds like a 'lady of ill repute!'!! hehe (Just ask for Quick Gillian.... )
Hope you had a fab (if busy) weekend!
Hugs
Christine x

debby4000 said...

Wonderful card Laurie, gorgeous image and details.
luv
Debby

Jill said...

Hi sweet Laurie :)
A fab card in beautiful colors! Purple and turqouise, just lovely :)
Great embellishing
Sweet Gillian :)
Lots of hugs, Jill

Mary J said...

Oh Laurie - how ADORABLE! Love that colour combo and, of course, your fabby colouring!

Hope your week has started off well honey!

Tracey T said...

Lovely card in a fabulous colour! Thak you for playing at Sweet Stampin' this week. Tracey x

Daisychain said...

A beautiful card, thank you for joining us this time at Crafty Creations. Hugs Christine x

Vicky said...

So gorgeous sweetie..!

Thank you for joining us at Sweet Stampin...and good luck..!

hugs Vicky xx

CraftyLoops said...

What a cute card, the image is so lovely and the tassel is a lovely wee touch. Lee xx