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Thursday 20 October 2011


Another day at home! Kitchen planner arriving later so fingers crossed. The new kichen/dining room space is looking good though and it's going to be worth all the hassle and there really hasn't been too much mess. My craft room alterations have been cancelled though although they have taken out a sloped wall to make a proper corner so now I am going to fit it out with some new units instead of putting it back the way it was. May have to spend some time in Ikea.com this afternoon!
Here's another card I made earlier:

Red mat scored with my box maker, green scalloped nestie square with vellum square attached, 4 small inchie squares cut from red and green BP from Papermania. Stickers are a Forever Friends freebie I've never opened. Card is finished with some bakers twine and peel offs. All card and paper came from my bit box.

Challenges entered:
Kaboodle Doodles - squares or inchies (managed both)
ABC Christmas Challenge - U for unused stash
Glitter Geeks - two's company
Christmas Inspirations - diecuts or punches
OSAAT - shape up

Carol x


  1. This is just gorgeous Carol. So glad there is not to much disruption.xxx

  2. beautiful card. Thanks for joining us at Glitter Geeks this week

  3. Loved your card! Nice idea for the use of the die cuts. Thanks for joining us again at Christmas Inspirations challenges.

  4. Beautiful card and colours Carol! Thanks for joining us at Glitter Geeks this week and good luck, Paula :)

  5. Lovely, Carol, haven't seen inchies for a while and they look great in this design. Hazel x

  6. What a lovely card. Thanks for sharing it with us this week at CCC.

  7. Wonderful card Carol! Love how you used the score lines and the layout is great. Thanks for joining us at Glitter Geeks for our twos company challenge.


  8. Fabulous! Thanks for shaping up with us at One Stitch at a Time this week, and good luck.

  9. Two lovely cards Carol you have been busy!! So glad everything is going smoothly for you, soon be done and well worth it by the sounds of things xx

  10. Beautiful card carol:) Sandra H

  11. Hi Carol

    All your alterations sound so exciting ... but I am sure being there whilst they are all happening isn't quite so exciting!!!

    Loving your snippet make here.

    It is really "different" .. .. but in a really good way. I love it!!

    Thank you for sharing again this week in the snippet playground.

    Love Jules xx

  12. really cute. wonderful holiday card!

  13. Great card - love how you used inchies! Thanks for sharing it with us at Kaboodle Doodles!

  14. Another lovely Christmas card Carol. So glad you joined us at the CCC again!

  15. So nice! Love how you used the stickers! Thanks for joining the ABC Christmas Challenge!

  16. Your card is lovely! Thanks for playing with us at Christmas Card Challenges! :)

  17. This is really nice, love the colours and your good use to those stickers.. got loads of freebies that I haven't used me too. Thank you for joining us at OSAAT this week and good luck xx

  18. Great card, love your use of the stickers, I've got loads and never know what to do with them, now I shall know what I can do. Thank you for joining in with our challenge over at OSAAT with our shape up challenge and good luck. Julie DT

  19. Fab card hunny I love twine too! yummi
    Thanks 4 coming to play with us this week for our U is for Unused Stash @ ABC Christmas Challenge, its so much fun seeing everyone using something they had forgot about or not used yet! we have NO limit on entries, so the more times you play the more chances you have to win! Hugs Samantha

  20. lovely card. love it

    thanks for joining us over at OSAAT, hope you join us next time too.

    my little scrappingcorner
    DT One Stitch At A Time

  21. Lovely card!
    Thanks for joining us at the ABC Christmas Challenge!
    Helen x


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