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A New Year’s Eve Wedding

I hope you all had a wonderful Christmas with your loved ones, family and friends!

We had a really fun family Christmas Eve and day at home, then on to my sister’s and then my mom’s house for a few days after Christmas.   I even got to see my big brother and his family at my mom’s, as they drove in from Stratford Ontario, and we all had a great visit!  The boys had a great time, especially with their cousins.  It’s really fun to see everyone together,  and having fun.  I only wish we could do it more often!

img_7683-erins-wedding-w-30I am so looking forward to tomorrow evening!  It will be the first New Year’s Eve, in quite a while, that we will really  celebrate in style!   Our friends are getting married!!  What a party it will be!   We are staying over at the hotel after the reception, because it will be very late and next to impossible to get a taxi home.  So we are really making a night of it!  The boys will be spending the night with our niece so we will even get  to sleep in the next morning. Woohhoo!

I wanted to make a special card for our friends for their wedding day, and I thought black and white was the way to go for this New Year’s Eve wedding celebration.  What do you think?  I was trying to capture the glitter and sparkle of  New Year’s, while keeping it elegant for the wedding.

I used my cuttlebug to emboss the lower portion of a white panel with the d’vine swirls folder, layered on a black base.

I stamped the top portion with one stamp.  I just alternated the angle as I stamped it, so the glasses look like they are ‘clinking’ together.   This beautiful champagne glass comes from the Flourishes set “You are Invited”.   I added some sparkle with a glue pen and Stampin’ Up!  dazzling diamonds glitter, to the bubbles.

img_7693-erins-wedding-close-up-30What I love the most about this card is that I was able to personalize it using my JustRite 1 5/8″ stamper and small letters set.  I rimmed the edge with dazzling diamonds glitter for some glitz and glamor.

The ribbon is black velvet and for the finishing touch, three diamonds down the left hand side.

I hope they like it!

I wish you all a happy New Year!  A year filled with love, blessed with health and much happiness!!

See you all in 2009!!


  1. This is great for both wedding and new years. I like the Just Rite. It makes it so personalized.


  2. opps that should of said Elegent lol Sorry,Its getting late and im typing to fast and making spelling mistakes


  3. Hello Deena,
    Love the card, very classy, and what a brilliant time to get married. New year, new life together, wonderful.
    Wishing you and your family a fabulous New Year.
    Take care & keep smiling


  4. Hello Deena, I hope you had a wonderful time!
    Best wishes for 2009! Lots of joy, a good health and may your dreams come true!


  5. Sounds like an AWESOME New Years Eve~ have a wonderful time!! Your friends are gonna LOVE this gorgeous card~ simple, elegant and very classy! Stay safe and Happy New Year! 🙂


  6. donna says

    Stunning card Deena, so elegant. Have a fantastic time tonight, enjoy your lie in and all the best to you and your family for 2009. Donna x


  7. coucou Deena
    J’espères que tu vas bien:)
    Cette carte est vraiment très belle et surtout très élégante.
    Je te souhaite également tous mes meilleurs voeux pour cette nouvelle année à venir 🙂
    douces pensées


  8. Very beautiful card, Deena, your friends will love it!
    Have a lovely evening, I can imagine that you are looking forward to it!
    I wish you a happy and healthy 2009, ”see” you next year( you and your beautiful creations)!
    Hugs, Alina


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