About Me

Im 39 years old and work in retail as a Deputy Manager. I love to craft whether it be cardmaking or altering something. I have been crafting for almost 10 years and it helps me to relax after those busy days at work. My big aim was to blog regular and get onto a design team, now Im on 2. Very proud to have recently made Jones design team. I am godmother to 2 lovely children Matty & and Rebecca...Hope you all like what you see and thanks so much for reading my blog and leaving comments.

Sunday, 20 November 2016

Love & Sadness

Today's post is a mixture of happiness and sadness.
This weekend saw myself and hubby attending a very special couples wedding. Now my lack of crafting recently was due to this wedding as I made all the stationary, and on the day the room looked beautiful.
My first ever table plan.....
Favour bags & namecards

The beautiful Mr & Mrs Sutton-Jones
Me & the Groom
Special friends 
It was a beautiful weekend and we stayed overnight and all had breakfast together. I wish them both a lifetime of happiness.
The week was also very sad,
On Thursday a very special lady who I was glad to call my friend lost her 4 year battle with cancer. I had known Rachel for 21 years and she was an inspiration. Tomorrow would have been her first wedding anniversary and I would like to share a picture of that happy day which I was so glad I got to be a part of.


Sending love and wishes to all her family.
The wedding yesterday had lanterns on the lake in memory of the groom's father so I dedicated mine to Rachel.

Enjoy life and do what makes you happy. 
Thank you for reading my post today xxx





6 comments:

  1. you made so pretty stationary,favour bags & namecards.
    and Mr & Mrs Sutton-Jones are very beautiful.
    so sorry for the loss of your friend.
    it is so sad :(
    lots of hugs and love

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  2. All your work looked so pretty in the room. I am so sorry to read of your friends passing. Enjoy fond memories of her and ofcourse the wedding of Mr& Mrs Sutton-Jones she would have wanted that. Xx

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  3. Fabulous stationary Elaine. Gorgeous designs. So very sorry to hear about the loss of your good friend. Take care.
    Hugs
    Linda xxx

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  4. Hi Rlaine
    Sorry to hear about your special friend...,
    Great job of all your wedding stationery... don't think I could tackle that... looks fabulous...
    Take Care
    Lots of hugs Sylvie xx

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  5. Fabulous pictures and post Elaine. Sorry to hear about your good friend passing away.

    Sending Hugs

    diane

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  6. So very sorry for the loss of your friend. :-( You did a lovely job with the wedding projects. What an honor to have your friend give you such an important job. Hugs!

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