Tuesday, 7 November 2017

Unicorn Challenge Blog - Anything Goes

Hello My Crafty Blog Friends

How is your week going?

The last challenge of 2017 starts on the Unicorn Challenge Blog today and the theme is  Anything Goes. The Design Team will be having a break in December and will be back raring to go on the first Tuesday of January. So let's make this last  challenge  of 2017 go with a bang.

Back in the summer I was asked to make a wedding card by the girl who comes to the house to  give me Sport's Massages. The colour choice was pink, cream and gold.

The paper was in my stash and I just had to use the pink lace. 

I used the Creative Expressions Heart of Hearts die set to create the hearts. The Mr and Mrs die is from Crafter's Companion. 

The bunting die is one from Tattered Lace. 

The Congratulations die is a Tattered Lace die too. 

We had a lovely time at the NEC. Unfortunately on the way there we were subjected to some road rage. A man got out of his car and swore at my husband and banged on the window. He had taken objection to my husband changing lanes though there was space and he had signalled. Fortunately the man got into his car and drove away. 

We had a lovely long chat with John Lockwood and he made us a Christmas card that he signed. I was taking the selfie so I look a bit strange. I wanted my husband in the picture as he gets on well with John too. 

I won the ticket to go to the NEC from Jenny Mayes Facebook page. We went to the Hobby Art  stand to say thank and the hand over a little gift and a card. 

I was rather pleased with how this wedding card turned out. 

Happy Crafting

Hugs Jackie

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  1. so elegant, loving the die cuts and esp that lace!

  2. Such a beautiful card Jackie, ove the soft colour tones. Sorry to hear you suffered road rage I imagine that was a little scary for you both, you never know what people will do. Lovely photos of you at the NEC, I couldn't make it this year but I'm going ot Crafting Live this weekend instead. Have a lovely week. Creative Blessings, Tracy x

  3. Stunning wedding card Jackie, beautiful colours and design x

  4. Gorgeous card Jackie, great pics too, xxx

  5. Beautiful card, lovely soft colours.

  6. Stunning wedding card Jackie. The lace is just beautiful and fabulous hearts. Great photos, you look like you had a great time. Hugs Jennifer xx

  7. A beautiful wedding card Jackie, such a pretty colour combination. Glad to see you had a great time at the NEC.
    Crafty hugs

  8. Hi Jackie,
    what a very beautiful wedding card.
    Your design is so brilliant and that lace is gorgeous.
    Love the 2 hearts with the Mr & Mrs.
    Super paper also.
    Don't these road rage people make you mad they think they have the right to their lane and no one else.
    My Granddaughter has a new car .
    that is an auto and she accidently slipped on the brake peddle and damaged ever so slightly the car in front.
    Well the man got out and was so abusive to her, and my Great Granddaughter was in the back of the car terrified for her Mum she is only 6 years of age so you can imagine how she was.
    I told my Granddaughter to get a dash camera fitted so the next time something of that nature happens she has it on camera for the police as it an offence to abusive to other drivers.
    Lots of crafty love. Jenny L.

  9. Brilliant photographs and lucky you getting to go to the NEC. Your card is stunning! I love the design and gorgeous lace.
    Linda xxx

  10. This is a stunning card Jackie. Lovely colour and design. Looks like a fun day!

  11. Beautiful Wedding card! I love the colors and all the loveliness!

  12. Beautiful Wedding card design Jackie, love your colours and details.
    Beautiful keepsake.
    glad you had a good day out, after your upset.
    Hugs Pam x

  13. A very elegant card Jackie. Beautiful lace and fabulous die-cuts.
    I can sympathise with how frightening the road rage incident must have been as I've been a victim myself in the past xx

  14. It is pretty No wonder you were pleased with it
    How upsetting for you I shake with fright and anger in situations like that

  15. Its lovely , Jackie and I'm sure gleaned a lot of admiration! Glad you enjoyed the NEC

  16. Beautiful card, love tose die cuts and the lace - great design.

  17. What a lovely card and photos Jackie :-)

    People are too impatient on the roads these days; hope you are both recovered from the shock xx

  18. Beautiful card, I love the colors xoxo

  19. Stunning card, love all the die cuts and the lace is lush !
    Hugs Kaz xx

  20. Stunning card Jackie....lovely die cuts....lovely photos of you all...Joolsx

  21. Great card and looks like you had fun Jackie! Shabneez x

  22. Now this is stunning, Jackie! Such a beautiful design and gorgeous pastels. x


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