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Sketchabilities #95

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Hey there - I hope you're having a lovely weekend:)
I've thoroughly enjoyed playing with the latest sketch over at Sketchabilities.
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Look at all those awesome elements - doilies; ink rings and splatters; tags; flowers -
I had heaps of fun with this :-)))
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My little baby girl - oh so many years ago - just love these sweet photos:)
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Papers are from Crate Papers Fourteen range; Doily stamp from My Mind's Eye; flowers from Manor House Creations (blue/yellow and smallest flowers) and Prima; Leafy Branch Die from Cottage Cutz; acetate clocks from Kaisercraft.
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Embossing on vellum for the MME doily stamps - using Stampendous Shabby Pink Embossing Enamel.
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Gold rings created using Gold Acrylic paint stamped on with an empty Sorbent towel roll.
A larger ring was created with the rim of a glass.
Splatters created using watered down paint flicked off the end of a paint brush.
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DD watched this layout evolve and loved it - that's what it's all about:-))
See you again soon......
xLinda

Find Your Wings and Fly

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If there's one thing I love about holidays it's TIME!
Time to do more of what you want right :)
In my case that means crafting and today I played with the latest Cardabilities Sketch.
Karan creates awesome sketches I'm sure you agree.....
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This one had me at hello - "hello" being the doily of course :))
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Thanks so much for popping in today and for your kind comments.
I appreciate them so much!
I'll be back with the July Shop and Crop Card Kit soon.
xLinda

The Shabby Tea Room Challenge

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Hey there - I hope you're having a lovely weekend:)
I'm delighted to share with you tonight a card for this week's challenge over at 
It's been a while since I've had time to play in a challenge and I do miss them.
So glad I got time to play today:)
Tracey is hosting this week and SHABBY SUNSHINE is the theme.
We have to use the colours Aqua, Yellow and White/Cream and add twine.....fun!
Here's the sweet inspiration pic....
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.....and here's my card......
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Papers are from Authentique-Blissful paper pad and MME Mabel.
The swirly die cut is Hero Arts Flourish die and the flower spray is new from Manor House Creations.
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Wish I knew where this chipboard butterfly came from - it was in a prize pack I won -
let me know if you do and I'll add the details:)
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So glad you popped in tonight to see what I've been up to.
I'll be back tomorrow with my June CARD KIT for SHOP and CROP.....
it's a fun one :)
xLinda

Manor House Creations Winter Release

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Manor House Creations have just released their new winter range
and what a stunning array of flowers it is.
This new MHC release fits perfectly with the upcoming movie release "The Great Gatsby"
and you will notice the inspiration from that era in my cards today.
First off the card I made my Mum for Mother's Day......
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The sweet flowers are 

 Sunflower-Purple; Sweeties-White and purple and a lilac Shades Rose.

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Next, something gold and glamorous.......

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Flowers used are Shades Roses; Gold Capri Roses and a Lazy Dayz Brown bloom.

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I hope you're able to get your hands on these beautiful blooms

and enjoy some happy creative time.

Bye for now.....

xLinda