Sunday, 3 April 2011

Happy Mothers day and Sunday

Mega Busy Sunday and Mothers day!
Really happy today My Son got me a Crafting voucher! YAY!! 
Thanks hunny 

Ok so being Mothers day here in the UK I am preparing dinner for my Mum/parents as they are coming to dinner later tonight... I am cooking Roast Chicken and all the trimmings as this is my mum's favourite... however I am also making a YUMMY Lemon Meringue pie as this is My Favourite and I make everything for it... Pastry and all... photo to follow.....
The best part is I make it with our own organic Free Range Duck eggs...

I've made a couple of things this weekend... A bag for mum's gifts!

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and a couple of quick male cards


Polkadoodle - no printed backing paper.
Stamping Vacation - pick three: a circle = Candy, Dry embossing,  a sentiment.
Tellen's Place - Embossing.
Totally Papercrafts - One for the Boys.
CCEE Stampers - NO Buttons, Buckles, Bows or Brads.
Dutch Dare Card Challenge - Distressing - 2nd Card.
Samuel Taylor's Challenge - Distressing - 2nd Card.

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Thank you for all your lovely comments you all leave me I really appreciate them all!

And one last but not least thing,

 And you just have to check this out!
Helen's 1000th post....
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26 comments:

  1. Great job dressing up a plain ole brown paper bag!!!! Mom will love it...thanks for joining us at Creative Inspirations

    Hugs
    Debbie

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  2. Hello Samantha. Fab cards, love the embossing and fab colours. Thank you for joining us at Tellens Place and good luck.
    Sandra xx

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  3. Wonderful projects!! Thanks for playing along with us at Catch the Bug!
    Tammy :)

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  4. Great idea with the paper bag - love the punched border! Just perfect for our For your Mum challenge at My Time To Craft! Thanks for joining us.

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  5. Gorgeous decorated bag!

    Thanks for joining our "Butterfly" challenge on SECRET CRAFTER SATURDAY CHALLENGE :)

    Hugs Jane x

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  6. Beautiful creation and great Butterfly thank you so much for sharing your lovely work with us at the SCSC
    Hugs Kate xx

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  7. You're so creative! Great cards! Thanks for joining us at Polka Doodles and good luck!

    Saskia :)

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  8. Your dinner sounds delish! Great job with a brown paper bag, I love the red flourish stamp. Thanks for your kind words.

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  9. Hi Samantha, what great cards for males! Thanks so much for joining us over at the Tellen's Place embossing challenge. Good luck and I hope you will play with us again!
    Hugs, Sarah

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  10. You have set me right off with all that talk of Lemon Meringue pie!! :P yum...

    Love your male cards - they are perfect. Great colours and very stylish.

    hugs

    xxalisonxx

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  11. that bag is gorgeous. I'd love a peak at what you put inside. that and a piece of pie.
    thanks for playing with us at SFTW.

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  12. Hi Samantha, your card is so neat and clean; just love the layout and the embossing! A perfect card indeed! Thanks for playing along with us at Tellen's Place in our "Embossing" challenge. :~)

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  13. Great projects! I never take the time to decorate my bags--and after seeing yours, I may start. You have been an inspiration. Thanks for playing along in the Bugaboo Challenge.

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  14. What a fun bag. It makes the gift inside really special. Thanks for joining us at bugaboo this week.

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  15. Great bag and male cards -Thanks for joining in at TPC this week - Good Luck
    Sarah x

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  16. Hi Samantha
    fab paper giftbag, sure your mother be happy with it
    thanks for playing with us at paperplay challenge this week
    hugs
    céline

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  17. What a lovely card. I love th eembossing. Thanks for joining us at Polka Doodles.

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  18. Hi Samantha,
    WOW you certainly jazzed this bag up! Gorgeous project. Thanks for joining us at Crafty Sentiments and good luck.
    Hugs Jacqui xxxxx

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  19. Great work! Thanks for taking part in the MTTC challenge xx

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  20. Really nice male birthday cards. Thanks for joining us at Tellen's Place.

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  21. A lovely card thanks for playing along at Tellens Place this week good luck

    Luv Jane xxx

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  22. Fab CAS cards. Perfect for the men folk. Great use of embossing. Thankyou for sharing this at Tellen's Place this week and hope to see you back next time

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  23. Very cute both the cards and the bag. Thanks for joining us at Crafty Sentiments this week!

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  24. Great male cards, thanks for joining us at Polkadoodles this week, good luck! Colette xx

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  25. How did I miss this post???
    Great job on decorating the gift bag!
    Thanks for joining us at the SCSC!
    Helen x

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  26. Really lovely project.
    Thanks for joining in with Polka Doodles No Printed Papers challenge and good luck.
    x

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I really appreciate your comments thank you! hugs Samantha :0)

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