Tuesday, 22 September 2015

Scottish themed Wedding Card

Hi My Crafty Blog Friends

I hope you are having a good week so far. Unfortunately I have started my first cold of the School Year. It will probably be the first of many. I don't feel too bad and most  important of all I can still craft.

The card I am sharing with you today was made for the couple that I made some wedding invitations for earlier this year. They are getting married in Scotland so there is a strong Scottish theme to the card.

I made an 8" x 8" card blank from a sheet of A3 pearlised white card. As I do with most of my cards I made the insert first. This means once the card is finished it is completely finished I don't like going back to do the inserts once I am done. 
 All the mats and layers are the same colours as were used in the invitations. I cut a lattice with my ScanNcut and I found a tartan paper in my Christmas stash. 

Here is the style of invitation I made for the happy couple.

The thistles were cut with a Tattered lace die. I cut it one in green and then the tips in blue and stuck them to the green.

The center section was cut with a whole selection of Sue Wilson dies. The outer detail was cut with the Innsbruck die from the Austrian collection. For the center I used a mixture of dies from Expression Dies Ornate ovals Special Day and Just for you sets. I also used a mix of colours from the invitations. 

I will posting this card tomorrow I would like them to get it before the wedding.

I hope you enjoy the rest of the week. 

Happy Crafting

Hugs Jackie 


  1. This is gorgeous,a fab design and

  2. the tartan paper & that thistle die is fantastic.
    hugs Jo x

  3. Gorgeous card Jackie, I like the design
    Kevin xx

  4. Fabulous card and loving the colours and design.
    Linda xxx

  5. Beautiful card Jackie. Just love the colours.
    Cathy x

  6. Fabulous wedding card Jackie, great design and love the Scottish theme . Hugs Jennifer xx

  7. This is absolutely fabulous Jackie, and so quirky and unusual, love the Tartan.
    Hugs Janet

  8. Fabulous wedding card Jackie, lovely papers and die cuts.
    Hugs Pam x

  9. Beautiful design and detail Jackie.

  10. Such beautiful diecuts make this card look so elegant. Great job

  11. A fabulous card Jackie and a gorgeous backing paper. The thistle die-cuts are wonderful. I hope you recover quickly from your cold xx
    PS I haven't upgraded to Windows 10 on either computer. It's only my laptop that's playing up with Blogger though xx

  12. Superb card, and green is my favourite colour, love the tartan.
    Jackie xx

  13. This is fab the design, I've just recently bought that thistle die, still to have a play, can't wait now!!
    Hugs Donna xx
    Kraftyscot Handmade Crafts

  14. Wonderful Jackie this is a very special card a fab design love and hugs Carole x

  15. Beautiful Jackie, I hope they liked it. That's such a good idea doing the insert first - I always run out of time! Xxxx


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