Wednesday, April 18, 2012

Fabulous News!

Good morning!  Today’s card is for a very special couple :)  My bonus son, Brian, (Tony’s son) and his girlfriend got engaged on Easter weekend and the dh and I are so excited for them!  They make a great couple, sort of like the old man and me :)

I wanted to make a little card for them to commemorate the happy occasion :)  We had dinner with them last week and got to see “the ring” and hear about the preliminary plans for the wedding next summer :)  We warned them that we like to kiss at the clinking of glasses whether it’s our wedding or not!  LOL  I’m using this month’s Sketch for You to Try :)  I wanted to make it bright and cheery with a bit of elegance.  And I couldn’t resist adding 2 small heart pins into the ribbon :) I remember how excited I was when Tony and I were engaged…it felt so good and everyone was so happy for us.  I know Brian and Ashlee feel the same way.  Ain’t love grand?

what’s in it?

stamps: fiskars wedding quotes, wms labels stamp

ink: versafine onyx, su going grey

paper: pti white, sweet blush, su curry, basicgrey dps

accessories: spellbinders labels and long scalloped rectangle dies, Michaels ribbon, Making Memories pins, pti button, stitching, gems


Marisa said...

Great sentiment and I'm sure they will love the card. Always fun to go to a wedding :)

Michelle Woerner said...

Awww, how fabulous for them! Love the card and I know they will treasure it!!

Judith said...

A lovely couple! Handsome bonus son, you have! Congratulations on their engagement!

My compliments to your card, it's gorgeous. Love the heart pins!

Have a nice evening!

Suzanne said...

CONGRATS!!! The card is perfect...especially that ribbon! You always have the most amazing ribbons!!

Aimes said...

What a beautiful couple and what a happy occasion, Diva! It's a younger version of yourself and your Tony! :D
Such a sweet card for such a sweet occasion. Those heart pins were destined for such a card :)

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