Wednesday, 24 November 2010
Holiday Makes & Spends
Well that's me back from our hols, we traveled back up the road today, the last part of the journey was through blizzards!!! Lots of fun!!!!
I had sooooooo much fun!!!! Crafting with my Auntie was fun, I made a few card, but because I was using someone else's stash they didn't seem to be my usual style!
This card I used some "Kanban" stamps, the flamenco lady and the blossom detail around the edge of the mat & the large rose and leaf detail. I have coloured the image with my copics and I have glittered it up within an inch of its life!! with gorgeous "Martha Stewart Glitters!! I had to do a close up as I used "Martha Stewart- Micro beads" and I just LOVE the effect they give. the ribbon and vellum was from my Aunties craft stash!
This is my entry for:
Spoonful of Sugar - Anything Goes
Fab&Funky - Go with the Flow
Creative Belli - R ( I have gone for Red and Ribbon)
My Auntie and I were such a bad influence on each other, we spent a fortune on the Internet, on crafting goodies. I bought a few bits and pieces from Dawn Bibbys shop,......But I have to tell you about my most exciting purchase....................I bought a WRMK Cinch!!!!......
I have been drooling over the Cinch for months! On holiday I went to the QVC shop, this is where all returned goods are sent, they reduce everything by 50% and then each section had a further reduction, the craft section has a further 25% off it. I went as I was needing winter coats...which I did get one cost me £11 the other £12! Anyway as I was saying I have been watching the cinch for ages, in fact I was upset as the last time it was on air it was on 4 easy pay and I missed it! however when I walked in the shop and saw a a returned one just sitting there.....rather bruised and battered I have to say (not sure how the previous owners managed to do that in just 30 days!!!) anyway it now has a loving home, and I cant wait to have a play!
I must head off to bed now I am just exhausted! I hope to catch up with you all as soon as possible, and also I hope to be back soon with a very exciting post!!!!!!!!!!!!
Hugs all round
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Oh, cute idea for the rose! Lovely card. Thanks for participating in the Creative Belli challenge.ReplyDelete
Gorgeous card in great colours with beautiful papers.
Glad you had a good holiday and that your home safely.
WOW this is GORGEOUS Juls. I love that fabulous image and all your beautiful detail!!!ReplyDelete
Sounds like you had a good time with your Auntie.
You have a lovely creation to share with us there - beautiful work.
Can't wait to see what you do with your Cinch .. .. I am so out of touch I had to look what one was!! LOL!!!
Love Jules xx
Welcome back - I can feel your excitment from here lol!!!
So pleased you had a fab time.
Love your card - the colours are stunning.
Have a fab day
glad your back, safe and sound , dispite the snow.
Love your card, such fun, glad you had a good visit. janex
Sounds like you had a great time !!!!
Enjoy your new stuff.
Happy to see you Juls !ReplyDelete
This is a fab card, love details, and colors, superb !
So gorgeous card Juls.ReplyDelete
Great to have you back again and I love your new style card, so beautiful co-ordinated Juls. I'm like Jules and will have to go see what the cinch is:( but it sounds like a battered bargain alright.ReplyDelete
Hi Juls, ooh sounds like you've had a ball at your Aunty's, crafting and shopping. Love your card, beautiful colouring fab layout and papers.ReplyDelete
This is gorgeous, your detailing is amazing!ReplyDelete
Sounds as though you had a great time !!! I just love your card,so much fun,the flamenco lady is gorgeous.ReplyDelete
Juls this looks AMAZING!!! Really beautiful work. Glad you had a great holiday.ReplyDelete
this is such a great card-love your flamenco dancer-thanks for joining us at teh creative belli challengeReplyDelete
wowza this is gorgeous!! and congrats on your new purchase!!!ReplyDelete
I'm so glad you came to play with us @ Creative Belli!