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Tuesday, 16 April 2013

April showers

Hi everyone,

Did you have a good weekend? Wasn't the weather so much better mind you the wind has caused a little havoc and blown down a few fence panels in our back garden so hubby has had to replace them as they were falling to bits.  Always a job.  The trouble is when the weather is brighter do you see more things to do around the house? I do.

Had a nice couple of hours with Shannen in Hull yesterday, she did the driving which was good for me.We took a few things back that were faulty and bought a few essentials.  Then finished up having a bite to eat. Nice quality time!!!

I've had more washing out on the line today - gosh I'd forgotten how nice everything smells from being outside. Bit more ironing but hey ho that's life.  Managed to fit some crafting in today.

I used a pre-coloured image from Polkadoodles'double sprinkles of kraft' and added an umbrella and backing paper from 'Sundae of seasons' to a kraft bag.I also embossed a rain drop stamp over the whole image - hope you can see it and some stamped umbrellas on the backing paper. I cut out some wellies to use as a tag, added card candi, lace bow,ribbon and a wooden bird.

Challenges:
crafty calendar challenge-april-challenge
polkadoodle week-15-challenge-april-showers
lexi's creations challenge-88-lace and/or ribbon
abc-challenge - l-for-lovely-lace
crafty cardmakers challenge-89-tag card-matching-gift-wrap
oldie but a goodie challenge - make-it-girly - new kraft bag, new sheena stamps(rain & umbrella) and old lace and cdrom images

Right I'm off to watch something with my hubby.

Love Debs x

9 comments:

  1. A very sweet little bag. Love what you've created here & your colouring is perfect, Jx

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  2. Absolutely adorable gift bag! I lov ethe bright and girly colors. THanks for joining in on the fun at Polka Doodles. Hugs Ashley

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  3. This is just adorable. Thanks for joining us at Polka Doodles.
    Pinky

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  4. Great projects! Love the wellies!Thanks for joining us at Crafty CardMakers this time and good luck!

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  5. Gorgeous bag. Love the little tag with the Wellies. Thank you so much for joining in with my challenge at Crafty Cardmakers. Cxx

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  6. Great polkadoodle images and a really imaginative use of the wellie image to make the tag! Thank you for joining us this time at Crafty Cardmakers,

    Jackie

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  7. Love this so cheery and bright ! x

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  8. This is gorgeous, Debbie! Thanks for joining our April Showers challenge at PolkaDoodles. Hope to see you again next week. ... x
    Asha - PolkaDoodles DT
    Sunny Summer Crafts

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  9. Gorgeous card Debbie. Love your lacey bow, it almost looks like a butterfly it's so delicate.

    at ABC.

    Lin xx

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