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15 February 2013

For My Valentine

Afternoon peeps ...... here to show you the Valentines card I made for my Husband Mark.

Men can be so hard to make cards for, so I went for a simple design.

Card Ingredients:

Wild Rose Studio Gingham Papers
Kraft Cardstock
Kanban Cardstock
Pearls - NEC Stash
Rub-On Greeting
Spellbinders Hearts & Scallop Hearts Nesties

I would like to enter this card into the following challenges:

Cards For Men All My Love
Without Words February I Love To Love
The Cutie Pie 37 Valentine's Cards
Make It Monday 127
Craft Your Passion 149 My Valentine
Crafty Sentiments Valentines
Creatalicious 44 L'Armour

Thanks for popping in today, lovely to have you here. Have a great evening.

Claire x


  1. Claire this is perfect for a man, it says what you want it to but not fussy.
    Kim xXx

  2. Beautiful Claire Im sure he luved it.
    Have a great weekend.
    Chris x

  3. This is wonderful Claire. I love the design and fabulous colours
    Hugs Sue

  4. Your idea is so simple, and therefore so beautiful!
    xxx Margreet

  5. Fabulous CAS card but so elegant Claire. Love all the hearts and fab design.
    Have a great half-term hun :o)
    Debs xx

  6. Hello Clare!
    Thank you for your lovely message. That was my niece, Emily in the photo though not me! lol I'm pleased you thought I was so young. I'm 35 in a few days time, so I'd love to look like her! lol
    Love your hubby's card. Just perfect for a guy. Simple but effective xxx

  7. This might be simple Claire but its certainly sweet! I love it!
    Hugs Laurie xx

  8. It's a perfect design Claire, I love it! Hugs, Lisa x

  9. Great card Claire, I'm sure Mark loved it, Jx

  10. Beautiful card, thanks for joining us at Cutie Pie's. Sue x

  11. Gorgeous Valentine Claire, I love the design!! Perfect for a man! Have a wonderful weekend!!
    Hugs, Tammy

  12. Oh I love this beautiful card Claire, those hearts look terrific I love the touch of gingham, superb creation.
    lorraine x

  13. Gorgeous Valentine card Claire, love the design and fab gingham.
    Hope you have a lovely weekend.
    Hugs Wendy xx

  14. lovely card-very simple and elegant x

  15. Hi Claire, what a great card and just perfect for a man!
    Hugs Lynsey x

  16. Fabulous design Claire - just perfect to give a man! x

  17. Morning sweetie, this is a gorgeous creation, have a great weekend huggles Pops x x x

  18. Fab card Claire, I love the gingham and great layout.

  19. Great card, love the papers. I cheated this year and bought Barry's card. Looking forward to some crafty time this week. Enjoy your half term xx

  20. Great card Claire, love the design and gingham. :o)

    Donna x

  21. Fab CAS card for your hubby - love those hearts and the gingham paper too. Thanks for linking up with Make It Monday this week.

  22. Saw your card on MIM and came over for a closer peek. Great CAS card and I think it is perfect for a card for your husband. Love the simple nature to the design.

    Lisa D.

  23. This is gorgeous, love it. Thank you for joining us at Crafty Sentiments this week and good luck xx

  24. You have made a really wonderful CAS card Claire! Love the design with the different sizes of hearts.

    Thank you so much for sharing your creativity with us this week at Crafty Sentiments.
    Best of luck and we'd love to have you visit again!

    Crafty Sentiments Design Team Member

  25. Oh this is gorgeous Claire!! I love the CAS design.. the gingham paper looks fab with the Kraft and the scrummy hearts!! :-)) I be Mark loved it!
    hope you are having a lovely weekend hun!
    Big hugs
    Sue xx

  26. Bet your hubby loved his card Claire as its smashing !! Thanks so much for playing at Crafty Sentiments Designs this week !!

    hugs Diane xx

  27. Ohhh this is gorgeous Claire! I agree, its so hard to make a Valentine that's not all lovey-dovey and girly! Hope you had a good weekend, Sunday evenings come round all too fast LOL!

  28. Oh hun, thank you for entering Without Words - but ..... it needs a hand coloured image to qualify ... I'm so sorry! Hope you come back and join us again soon. Hugs Sxx

  29. This is simple but very gorgeous Claire, I am sure he loved it.


  30. Aww what a lovely card.....simple but elegant....yes men are very difficult to make for I agree. i bet your hubby loved this though xx

  31. This is a fab card, love the CAS look!
    Thank you for sharing your card at Creatalicious Challenges and good luck!
    Creatalicious DT

  32. This is gorgeous Claire. The heart looks fabulous and love the papers.
    Hugs Sharon. x

  33. Perfect for Valentines, love the papers! Claire xx


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