Tuesday, December 11, 2012

LEJ Designs - Sentimental

One of my son's best friends just proposed to his sweetheart and they are now engaged, he is also the son of my friend and stamping buddy Dawn of Stamp n' Play; see here for her beautiful card. We have known him since he was a young boy and he was and is a fabulous person. We are very fond of his wonderful fiance  and wish them a lifetime of happiness! I made the above card to congratulate them on their  engagement . It also fit into the theme of this weeks LEJ Designs challenge #33 which is 'Sentimental ' see here for the details: LEJ Designs Challenge Blog

The digi jackpot for using a LEJ Designs digital  image is 11

The first randomly drawn name  will win four digis of their choice from  LEJ Designs

Stamp: LEJ Designs 'A Cherished Moment'; Rubbenecker's  'Word's Can't Express' 
Colour Medium: Prismacolor Markers, Copic for the flesh tones
Die Cuts:  Marianne Designs tag die cut,Spellbinders Shapeabilities 'Fantastic Flourish Two'
Cardstock - Stampin ' UP
Ribbon  -Michaels
Embossing Folders: Cuttlebug's  Distressed Stripes and Stampin' Up Square Lattice
Doily - dollar store

1. Challenges 4 Everyone:#9 Anything Goes
2. Come and Get Challenge: Tag Your It
3.Great Impressions: Anything Goes
4.Stamp Your Life: #1 Anything Goes
5.Sweet Stampin: Die Cuts and /or Punches
6.ATC's & Cards with Attitude: #28 Anything Goes
7. Avadares: #6 Anything with a Digi
8.Lady Anne's Challenges: Nov/Dec Sentimental Friday: Anything Goes
9.Fat pages & Cards with Attitude: #28 Anything Goes
10.Stamping with the Dragon: Anything Goes


  1. This is a truly gorgeous and creative design, Glenda. Thanks for sharing it at Avadares Challenge Blog.
    Blessing hugs,

  2. Glenda wow this is beautiful. I love the tag and how you incorporated it into the design of your card. The sentiment is awesome. Wonderful, wonderful card. They will treasure it forever. joann sassy raggedy

  3. Gorgeous,love the image and fab

  4. I love the font that sentiment is in! Pretty white elements, too. I'm sure the kids will love the time and thoughtfulness you've put into this lovely card, Glenda!

    Thank you for sharing your card with us at Great Impressions Stamps!

    Happy Holidays!

  5. Gorgeous card the sentiment!
    Hugs Jo x

  6. Gorgeous card! Love the design and great use of all the elements you picked too xx

  7. Gorgeous. I just got that corner die...Isn't it amazing!!! Yours looks fabulous on this card with the flower cluster there. The heart doily is the finishing touch!

  8. Stunning, Glenda! Love the tag and the embossed background as the color highlight with the all white on the card.

  9. Gorgeous card, Glenda!! I love that sentiment!!

  10. Stunning card Glenda lovely image and sentiment.

    Hugs Julie x

  11. Stunning. Fantastic design. Thanks for joining us at Avadares for this challenge.
    Margaret, DT

  12. Such a gorgeous and romantic card!

  13. What a great card with a tag. Love it. Thanks for joining us at Come and Get It.

  14. Wonderful Tag, lovely vintage design!

    Thanks for joining us for the Tag Challenge at Come And Get It, good luck!

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  15. Glenda this is gorgeous. Love all the textures and the blue and white colours. What a beautiful sentiment as well.
    Hugs Desíre {Doing Life - my personal blog} {Doing Life 400 Follower Give Away}

  16. It's a lovely card.Love the image and the sentiment.!Thanks for sharing it with us at ATCs with Attitude.

  17. *gasp* this is gorgeous!!!!
    Thanks so much for joining us for our first challenge on Stamp Your Life, hope to see you for our next challenge in January

  18. Lovely card.

    Thanks for joining us at Sweet Stampin' this week.


  19. Gorgeous card Glenda ...quite moving with the image and sentiment too, awww they will love it :) Viv xx

  20. I love this beautiful card and its lovely details!

  21. Beautiful card with tons of emotion! Thank you for joining us at Cards by Lady Anne. Hope to see your beautiful work very soon!

  22. That is so sweet, and such a lovely card with the perfect sentiment ! Congrats to them !

  23. Tickled to have you join us at Great Impressions challenge Glenda! Love you pretty card with the lovely bow! ♥ Sue Kment

  24. Back with my design team hat on:
    This is just such a gorgeous creation for a loving couple. Good luck.
    {Lady Anne’s Paper Crafts DT Member}
    {Doing Life – my personal blog}
    {Doing Life – 400 Follower Give Away}

  25. What a beautiful card Glenda I love the sentiment and its font well done this is fabulous.
    I am popping over to wish you a Merry Christmas not many days to go now and am not sure if I can get back before.
    Thank you sop much for all the lovely comments you leave for me you are so kind Hugs Elaine

  26. Wow, Glenda, this is adorable, the sentiment is just perfect and I love the image and layout.
    I hope you and your family have a wonderful Christmas and a very Happy New Year

  27. What a beautiful card, stunning!
    Thanks for joining us at Lady Annes and I hope we'll see you again soon!

  28. Steven and Sam adore your card Glenda! Sam wants me to help her make a collage of all of the engagement cards...I'm so excited! I love this card with the pull out tag and the sentiment is so perfect!