Thursday, 20 March 2014

A Card and envelope

Hello Everyone -hope you are feeling great and thank you for calling in at Jumbled Crafts.

At Try it on Tuesday this time the theme is Music.

I made a card then decided to make a matching envelope as well because the card is just for a neighbour so won't be put in the post box. Not sure anything with the gold corners on it would go through the machines at the sorting office.

The  gramophone image is one that has been in a folder on my computer since 2008. I traced the source to Anneke Oostmeister who does Parchment work and has free patterns for that-her new place didn't start until 2009 so after I got this.

The music background and the music swirl were also in folders on my computer--I save far too much stuff:(. I coloured the image with Promarkers and white pen and found the quote on Google. Still trying to use up my many peel-offs which look ok on this project I think.

Take care 

Love Chrissie x


  1. Beautiful card Chrissie, great idea with the matching envelops, too. Just got back from the hospital, I am knocked out! Hugs, Valerie

  2. Love your beautiful card Chrissie, the envelope you made to go with it, is a great and lovely idea.
    p.s. thank you for sharing it with us at TioT's.

  3. This is a gorgeous card, love the image and quote. Great idea with the envelope too.
    Thanks for sharing with us at TioT

  4. Beautiful card and the envelope is gorgeous, love the gold stickers! ~Diane

  5. Lovely card and envelope. The colour is one of my favourites too.


  6. Gorgeous ! I love the gramaphone image and your envelope to match. Have a fabulous weekend, Shirleyx

  7. Beautiful card Chrissie great colors/

    Hugs Diane

  8. I love the soft feminine feel of this card. I'm sure your neighbor will love it, especially since you took extra care to embellish the envelope. Blessings!

  9. So pretty and I love the co-ordinated look with the music paper.

  10. There most certainly is a whole lot of pretty music to your lovely card Chrissie! Hugs, Ira x
    Ira’s Crea Corner

  11. What a beautiful card Chrissie ! Once again you have chosen the perfect sentiment ! Hugs, blessings and love from Catherine

  12. Matching envelopes are the "cherry on top" - I simply enjoy them. Very nice card and envelope, Chrissie...like the colors, too.

    Marianne xo

  13. A lovely card and envelope, so pretty. Thank you for joining us on the TIOT challenge, hugs Bee

  14. I love your card and envelope, they're beautiful.
    xxx Hazel.

  15. What a fantastic card! Love the colors and fabulous image.

  16. Really pretty image, and a lovely quote. The matching envelope is so smart - makes the whole thing a really chic affair.
    Alison xx


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