Sunday, 18 March 2012

It will soon be Easter...!

Happy Mother's Day to all the mummies in the UK. I have tonsillitis so not feeling too great but am being looked after. I think I am going to have to drag myself off the sofa to to the ironing later though :-( I managed work all week apart from Friday afternoon and am hoping that after a quiet weekend will be back with it to return tomorrow.

In order to try and get ahead I have made a couple of very simple Easter cards. I used another little cArt-Us stamp that I picked up when I nipped into Hobbycraft a few weeks ago. This one is called Chinese Flower and for just over £1 is an absolute bargain ;-) I have kept my colours light...

Image - Chinese Flower by cArt-Us from Hobbycraft
Papers - Spring Drop by First Edition
Sentiment - Girly Curly Sentiments by Pink Petticoat
Ribbon/lace - stash
Pearls - stash
Flowers - Crafty Emma's Store & stash
Tools - Deckle edge oval Nestie, Martha Stewart butterfly punch, brown chalk inkpad


  1. Sarah,
    these are so cute. Happy Mother's Day
    and I hope you have a wonderful Day.

  2. Wow....such pretty cards. The pastel colours are gorgeous. Love the flowers and ribbon.
    Have a lovely day!
    Diane xx

  3. Beautiful and springy - sure hope you feel better soon Mrs xx

  4. Lovely cards - amazing how different the image looks in each colourway - I checked back to see if it was the same - Blame the dodgy eyesight! Hope you feel better very soon don't overdo it if you go in tomorrow xx

  5. what a gorgeous cards really pretty and hope you feel better soon K x

  6. Oh Sarah,I am sorry you are not very well,you take care of yourself. Your cards are just gorgeous,love the

  7. Your cards are all so pretty Sarah. Hope your feeling better soon!

  8. That is fabulous, thanks for sharing!
    Hey, we have a giveaway here, just stop by and add your name to the list -

  9. Love the soft colours they are so fresh and spring like.
    Hope you feel better soon.
    Thanks for joining us at Ladybug Crafts Ink.
    Hugs Sally xxx

  10. What a wonderful cards Sarah.

    Hugs Riet.xx

  11. lovely cards, i hope you feel better soon xxx

  12. both really pretty Sarah :) x

  13. wow these are beautiful sarah.really gorgeous and pretty :D

    xx coops xx

  14. Lovely cards. The colours are so pretty. Thanks for taking part at I ♥ Promarkers this week.

  15. Such pretty cards Sarah. The image is lovely and everything goes together perfectly.
    Hugs, Alison x

  16. I love a bargain and is this bargain looks fantastic on your cards! Your Easter cards are just beautiful. I do hope you are feeling better today. :)

    Thank you SO much for joining us at Craft Us Crazy for our challenge.
    Best of luck to you and we hope to see you again next time too!
    Lisa xx

  17. Gorgeous cards mrs, really bright and cheery! hope you feel better soon xx

  18. Gorgeous cards, love the pretty pastels. Hope you're feeling better soon. Thanks for joining us at Crafty Ann's and good luck
    Claire xx

  19. These are just lovely Sarah, thank you for sharing it with us at Crafty Ann's
    Ann x

  20. Wow Sarah they are both stunning and they look gorgeous in both colour schemes. hugs Shirleyxxxx

  21. Two beautiful spring feel cards, just fits into our challenge perfectly. Thanks for joining us over at Little Claire this month, good luck! Heidi (DT) xxx

  22. Thank you so much for joining the Ladybugs in the Anything goes challenge. I hope we see you again next time,Julie.x

  23. I'm sorry I'm so late with my comment this week!
    Thank you for sharing your beautiful creation with the Ladybugs and I hope you will join us again soon
    Laurie x

  24. You have made some lovely cards which fits our challenge well. Thanks for taking part in Crafty Ann's Challenge this fortnight and best of luck. We hope to see you back again very soon. Best wishes, Kym, Crafty Ann's Design Team xxx