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Saturday, 31 March 2012

25th Wedding Anniversary To Us









On Wednesday my Hubby and I will have been happily married for 25 years. I was 19 and he was 22,where did the years go. We now have an 18 year old son,2 toy poodles ,have moved house several times,gained a few pounds ,a lot of grey hairs ( I dye mine) and a few wrinkles but we still love each other and get on very well.
Thought I'd share some pictures of the big day,glad I said the men should wear morning suits I think old fashion suits apart from early 60's look pretty naff and spoil wedding pictures. I thought the men at our wedding looked very smart. It was quite a cold windy day,the wind kept catching my veil and myself and my bridesmaid shivered in our off the shoulder dresses. Someone put a fur coat around my bridesmaid shoulders,to her horror,a real animal lover ,she was a vegetarian and hated fur.

This is the card I've made for my Husband, it's total cute style,most of my cards are,but I know he'll like it and there is hardly a touch of silver on it.
The image,one of my new Lili of the valley stamps,coloured with copic markers and cut and mounted with silicone glue for dimension. The lovely easel card is by craftwork cards and the papers fine and dandy by my minds eye.The diecuts are martha stewart hearts border and a shapability.The little fence and flowers embellishment is very old stash just waiting for the perfect card.

challenges entered:
stamping sisters : use everything (well this is a rather busy card lol)
fussy and fancy: anything but square or rectangle
secret crafter : a shaped card
Allsorts : photo inspiration

enjoy your weekend ,especially if your a bride or your celebrating an anniversary. janex

14 comments:

brenda said...

Congratulations Jane and what a lovely post to celebrate twenty five wonderful years together.

You married young, as did I, seventeen in my case and I now look at the youngsters and think it's so scary to think I was married at their ages and a mum at 19.

I hope you have a lovely day on Wednesday and do something special.

B x

Debs said...

Firstly huge congrats on your 25th Wedding Anniversary - your photos are fabulous :o)
Secondly your card is stunning - love the LOTV image and perfect colouring.
Thanks for playing along with us at Allsorts this week and good luck.
Debs xx

Beryl said...

Many congratulations on your silver wedding - and I'm sure Robert will agree with me that you are every bit as beautiful now as you were then. He'll love this gorgeous card and I hope you both have a lovely day.
Beryl xx

Céline said...

so so sute, i love it
thanks for playing with us at fussy and fancy this week
hugs
céline

downrightcrafty said...

gorgeous shaping and lovely spring colours thanks you for joining us at the Secret Crafter Saturday Challenge
Hugs Kate xx
ps I have some new candy if you are interested :)

pinky said...

Ah how young and innocent you both were Jane. Isn't it lovely to see precious memories from the past. Congratulations on your 25th anniversary. I am sure he will love your sweet little card.

Little K Smith said...

Aw Happy Anniversary to you both hun, lovely piccies, it's lovely to look back at them isn't it and a gorgeous card too, I love the sweet image :)
Kelly.x

Miesje said...

COngratulations! 25 years is awesome and I love how you posted the pictures! I love your card - perfectly busy!Thanks for joining us this week at Stampin Sisters in Christ!

Jules said...

Hi Jane

Wishing you and your hubby a very happy Silver Anniversary for Wednesday. I hope you are going to do something special.

It is scary when you stop and think about all those years suddenly gone!!

The card you have made is gorgeous. Same image as I used for my other half last week LOL!!!

Here's to the next 25!!

Love Jules xx

Juls said...

HUGE CONGRATS!!!!!! and your card is just PERFECT!!! Hugs Juls

coldwaters2 said...

Happy Anniversary Jane and thank you for sharing some of your wedding photo's they are beautiful so is the wonderful card you have made that little couple are gorgeous so are the papers, colours and card fold, ACE work.
hugs
Lorraine x

Katina said...

Many congratulations Jane! Lovely photos and a lovely card to mark the occasion.
xxx

Annette Bowes said...

Congratulations to you both on your silver wedding anniversary! Loved reading your beautiful post, wonderful photos and such a perfect card! X:)

Curlybear said...

Thank you so much for joining us at The Secret Crafter Saturday Challenge with absolutely adorable creation its just perfect, I hope you will try to join us again next week,
Have a lovely week,
Hugs Bridget SCSC DT