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Monday, 7 March 2011

Summers Christening Day!!!!

Here is Summer with her proud Great-Grandparents xxx

We had a really lovely day the weather was cold but at least it stayed fine.

The cake was in lilac and white and looked beautiful.

Now my card there are quite a few pictures of this card but I was really please with the design and these papers where perfect. Because the papers are co-ordinated they are so similar you really can't see the detail in the pictures.

I have used the Christening image from Lily of the Valley and coloured it with copics and added glamour dust!



You can't really see this but its the most beautiful glittered velum which I found last week at the Craft Box I have torn and inked the edges.

The large section of flowers are punched retro from co-ordinated prima papers and some beautiful new additions I found in hobby craft!

More pictures of the flowers and you can see where I have cut the image to sit out of the nestie!

You can find a tutorial for this over at Rach's blog here!!

Finally some white seam binding a perfectly matched pink button and sentiment.


Thank you for all your lovely comment I have received I really appreciate them all and they always cheer me up!!

Things are still the same here but what will be will be!!!!

I also forgot with all the hassle to let you all know that Dusty is OK and after all her blood tests and urine tests they still can't find what the problem was and they just think she was having a reaction to something!! what it was we will probably never know!

My Mum is in hospital having a small operation today ready for another in a few months so I have everything crossed for her as she was very nervous!!

Hope you all have a great week Loads of Love Chanelle xxxx

29 comments:

flutterbycrafter said...

Wow, hasn't Summer grown, she looks gorgeous in her outfit. Your card is stunning, love all the glamour dust and flowers, in fact everything about it. xx

Pascale said...

Gorgeous Summer, Gorgeous Cake and Gorgeous card. Glad the sun was shining a bit xxx Hugs Pascale

Vicky said...

Gorgeous card & Summer looks soooooooooo beautiful she is a little princess so pretty.....
I love the paper on your card & the vellum is gorgeous hun love the glitter on it.
So glad Dusty is ok & hope everything goes ok with your mum hunni. Take care you know where I am if you want a chat shug.

Lotsa hugs Vicky xxx

Renate said...

The card is just utterly beautiful.
Love the sweet colours and the LOTV stamp is just adorable.

Hugs from Renate

Doreen said...

Your card is just gorgeous Chanelle,and the photo's of Summer are a delight,glad the day went as planned.xxx

*Vicki* said...

WOWZER!!! Oh how gorgeous!! Your card is so so amazing!! LOVE the flowers and beautiful sparkle!! Such a sweet and perfect image!! Baby is darling of course and that cake is just amazing as well!! Wonderful photos!! TFS! HUGS

Kathryn said...

Gorgeous card Chanelle, love what you have done with those papers and the flowers. Looks as though you all had a lovely day, where are the pictures of proud nana? K x

Lau W said...

Summer is beautiful, lovely smile of a sweet princess.
Oh the cake is yummy and beautiful, and your card is a beauty !
xxx

sandra said...

Summer looks beautiful in her dress & tights. Lovely cake, and your card is beautiful. I have got some of that vellum somewhere in one of my boxes of many papers LOL. Love Sandra x

Paper Paradise said...

Summer is just gorgeous, doesnt time fly? The cake is (or was) beautiful and dyour card is amazing. Love how all the embellishments come together so well. Sue x

Monique said...

Wow... look at that cake.. That is sweet ( no pun intended lol )... very cool... and what a beautiful card to go along for a special occasion :)

CraftyC said...

Hi Chanelle, sorry for ly lack of visits, just not enough hours in the day right now. This is totally gorgeous, love the colours and the flowers are beautiful. Looks like you all enjoyed the christening and so glad to hear Dusty is OK now!!
Clairex

Patricia Garcia said...

Summer is a cutie!! Lovely cake I bet it was gooood! Your card, just breathtaking I love these types of cards, really sweet! Have a good night!

Hugs,
Patricia

Stressed Stamper said...

stunning- proud grandparents and stunning card wish lotv was digi though...hugs to yr mum and you - chin up
Sarah x

Vicky said...

Oh bless...thanks for sharing your pics hun, I bet you all had a wonderful day, Summer is a picture!!!
Your card is wonderful, the image is perfect and I love the detail with the beautiful flowers and ribbon....

Good to here Dusty is better, that sounds like a mistery illness you won't find out but as long as she's fit and well thats all that matters.

Good luck for your Mom, I hope everything goes well there too...
Try not to worry, take care
x
Vicky

Gaynor said...

Hi Chanelle, your daughter is so sweet. Thanks for your lovely comments on my card, I couldn't resist having a peek at your blog lol. Your card is gorgeous, I love the colours and the flowers are amazing, I will be following your blog too, Gaynor.

meeshka said...

Love your card Chanelle! And How cute is Summer?! She's GORGEOUS!
I reckon it would take me about 10 minutes to eat that lovely looking cake! LOL!
Hope your mum is ok, love.
Thanks for popping by my blog and your lovely comments :)

Hugs, Meesh. xx

Stressed Stamper said...

OMG that card is fab - though wish LOTV did digi...Did you make the cake?...blimey if you did..Summer is a sweetie
Hugs
Sarah x
ps glad dustie is ok...love the bling on yr blog...hugs to you for yr mum

Karina said...

So lovely pictures and Summer is a darling. Thanks for sharing those pics with us.
Your card is stunning. Love everything on it. So many lovely details. Gorgeous!
And I'm glad Dusty is fine again. I had something similar with my cat few months ago. They didn't find out what he had. But the most important is that he's fine again, and so is with your baby.
Hugs, Karina

Vanessa (aka V'ness, Nessa, oldschool) said...

I bet it was an awesome day!!!

Carole of Brum said...

Hi Chanelle, and thanks for visiting my blog and leaving such a nice comment, I really appreciate that.

Your card and cake are gorgeous, and the pictures of Summer are so beautiful, what a lucky little lady she is to have Great-grandparents as well. Lovely to see those photos. I look forward to dropping in again soon.

CoB

Anita said...

Chanelle, your card is absolutely gorgeous. The image is adorable and I love how you've used the nestie to cut it. The papers and flowers are so pretty. Summer is a dollbaby!

Carol said...

Chanelle your card is incredible. How beautiful those flowers are and all the fabulous details. It is sure a treasured keepsake to be touched and reflected upon for years to come. Summer is just as precious as can be. And WOW, that cake was pretty awesome. Beautiful work. Loved reading your post.

Bear Hugs,
Carol :O}

Annie said...

such a pretty Christening card - I love this image too - and beautiful flower embellishments. and love that delicious looking card too!
hugs, annie x

Emma said...

Such gorgeous photo's...love the cake and card.
Fab to hear Dusty is ok and wishing your mum well.
Hugs Emma x

Rach said...

fabulous pictures hun, summer has really grown.. and looks fantastic..
your card is gorgeous hun, so pretty and sparkly.. have a fab weekend. hugs rachxx

Natasha Mellor said...

Summer looks so grown up and gorgeous! That christening card is so amazing chanelle... looks stunning N xx

Tracey said...

Awww wow Summer has grown so much, beautiful photo of her with her great grand-parents - precious memories !!!! So glad to hear Dusty is doing better, hope all goes well for your mom honey, you have had a trying time lately ((((((big hugs )))))))LOve the card, truly beautiful - lovely soft colours and super pretty design, love what you did with the image and the vellum is one of the prettiest I have seen, take good care sweetie and have a good weekend xxx

Irene said...

Congratulations on Summers Christening, she looks so beautiful. Your card is beautiful also. I just love the colors!!! I hope your mum will have a speedy recovering!! Have a wonderful rest of the weekend!!

Hugs Irene