Monday, June 25, 2012

E.A.D Designs DT Blog Hop~ With Sympathy

Good Morning Bloggers!!
It is Monday and time for our 
DT Blog Hop!!

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My card today was made for a very dear friend who just lost her father :(
I always dislike making sympathy cards and find them to be honest with you
very hard to make
Tell me what you think??

Supplies Used:
Card Stock~ PTI~
Smoky Shadow, Sweet Blush, Stampers Select White
Cut File~ Lori Whitlock~
Generic Card Kit~ Silhouette Store
Sentiments~ E.A.D Designs~
My Creative Time~
Teeny Tag Greetings
Die Cuts~ My Creative Time~
Teeny Tag Dies
Extra's~ 3 Girl Jam Crinkle Ribbon~
Liz's Paper Loft Boutique~
Cuttle Bug Embossing Folder~
Swiss Dots

I hope you have enjoyed my project
and hope my friend find some comfort in my card...
Now you are off to the very talented 
Thanks for stopping by and have a GREAT day!

Entering this over at:
Jaihart~ Sunday's are Lovely


  1. I hate making them too but I think you did a beautiful job with it. Very Elegant. So sorry about your friend's lost.


  2. I love the simple elegance of this Jessica. Hugs, Anita

  3. I know they are so hard to make, but you did a great job! This is really pretty!
    Have a GREAT day!

  4. This is so pretty simple and elegant.

  5. Sympathy cards are hard, but this one is perfect - so pretty!

  6. Beautiful card Jessica and LOVE the borders. It's not easy making those kind of cards. Thanks for sharing and have a fantastic Monday!

  7. so sorry that you had to make a sympathy card. those are my least fave to make also, but yours is gorgeous!!!!

  8. You created a lovely card but, I know just what you mean about the difficulty in making such a card. You want to strike just the right balance and it's hard to know what that balance is because we all deal with grief so differently.

  9. Jessica darling, this is so pretty. I love the Swiss dots embossing with the scallop edge below. Fabulous job! Thanks for linking up at The Shaque!
    Jessica S

  10. Oh wow, Jessica, this is so elegant and gorgeous!! I love the pretty scallop and the beautiful ribbon!! You did a fabulous job with this...Sympathy cards are the hardest to make. Hope you are having a great day my friend :)

    A Mermaid's Crafts

  11. Pretty card! Great design and perfect way to use the sentiments.

  12. I love your card! I have a a hard time making these cards too, so I make them to have on hand. I'm glad you are enjoying your hemp! :)

  13. I had to recently make one for my cousin who lost his baby. So hard, and I only wish I'd done as good a job as you have here.

  14. I know that she will love and appreciate your's beautiful!

  15. very pretty, and she is going to love it :)

  16. Jessica what a BEAUTIFUL and sothing card! Your friend will just cherish it! Sorry for her loss! The sticker is perfect and you used my go to set from Emma! I LOVE the Teeny Tag Greetings and dies! They seem to add the PERFECT touch to a card!

  17. Sorry to hear about your friends Father. Your card is beautiful. I love the delicacy of it-the embossing looks great along withe the layering. Beautiful!

    Sherrie K

  18. beautiful! love the embossed touch to the card too :)

  19. BEAUTIFUL card Jessica!Sorry for your friends loss!:(

  20. Very pretty sympathy card. Love the colors, very elegant
    Deb c