Saturday, October 20, 2012

Keep Calm and Fight On

Hey girls!  Are you having a great weekend so far?  Unfortunately I have to work all weekend but I was able to squeeze some time in to get this made Saturday night.  A coworkers daughter was just diagnosed with Breast Cancer and I wanted to make a card for her to send her.  She had Breast Cancer herself 2 years ago and is in remission, so for her own daughter to go what she has gone through is heartbreaking for her.  They have a strong family history and every woman in their family has had it.  She is just 36 years old!  Get those mammograms ladies!!

It is week two for the pretty pink  CR84FN color combo which is PERFECT for any breast cancer awareness cards and there are tons of challenges on SCS as well.


Since this has to go all the way to California and I am not mailing it, I did not put a bow in it.  That way it saves her on postage.  I have to say that I love the new MFT Die-namics SUPPORT HOPE dies and matching sentiment set.  I hope they come out with some pretty patterns for the bras...that would be too cute!


Here is the sketch for this week at Sweet Stop sketch challenge blog.



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 Make sure you stop by the rest of the design team's blogs:
Mona
Deborah
Sue
Andrea

Thanks so much for looking,
Heather

20 comments:

Lynnda said...

What a stunning card Heather!!! hugs...xoxo

Vickie Z said...

Fabulous use of the colors and sketch!! Your friend will love it and perfect for her to send to her daughter! How heartbreaking for both of them!

Linda R said...

What a wonderful card. I am sure this will lift her spirits. I love how you made it mostly flat so it can be mailed. Very smart my friend.

Hugs~

Stephanie Kraft said...

Beautiful, Heather! SO sorry to hear about your co-worker's daughter.

Lisa said...

Such sad news for this family Heather, I'll keep them in my prayers, and blessings to you for being so thoughtful and making this pretty card ~ hugs!

Betty Wright said...

Heather, this is wonderful! Just had my early mammogram on Monday!
Great card!

Congratulations on the MFT gig for the month! Too cool and fabulous! Looking forward to seeing how you rock these awesome stamps and dies! Again, CONGRATS!

Pauline said...

This is beautiful Heather, and what a very worrying time for your friend and her daughter. My very best wishes for a speedy recovery for them both.

Shannon White said...

Such a Beautiful card Miss Heather! I know your friend's Daughter will treasure this! The dp's and Fab MFT die cuts are So Pretty & Wonderful together. 8-)

Hugs
Shannon

Inger said...

This is such a wonderful card Heather.

♥ Hugs, Inger

Sharron aka Sharrahug said...

Wow! Gorgeous, Heather! Love your colors, the lacey doily behind the bra & the chevron stripes.
So sad that women are subjected to this horrible diagnosis. I think every person has someone in their family who has been touched in one way or another (my sister-in-law is in remission). I'm saying a prayer that she is healed.
Huggies ~
Sharron♥

Lea L. said...

This is so sweet, Heather! I just love the diecut bra and soft colors!

Charlene said...

Where I work, is where Think Pink was invented by our marketing director and a few cancer doctors, and its an honor every year to help stuff 40,000 bags for brest cancer awarness. Your card is wonderful and my prayers go out to your friends daughter

Sarah said...

Such a sweet card Heather just a stunning creation.
Hugs Sarah x

Monika/Buzsy said...

What an awesome card Heather. Love that bra... perfect colors and shapes. The patters are fabulous. Aslo love the stiching! Wish my machines were working! Thank you for playing along with us at The Sweet Stop this week.

Wendy said...

Love this Heather! So soft and pretty!

Mona L. Pendleton said...

So pretty Heather! Great mix of patterned papers and die cuts!

Ros Crawford said...

So beautiful Heather ... I love those colours!

Lisa H. said...

oooo! so, LOVELY! great mix of papers.

Maria said...

Beautiful card...very well done!

Janice M said...

What a beautiful card!Thanks for playing along with us at The Sweet Stop!

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