Tuesday, 26 July 2011

Just a quick...

... post before I pop out with the boys to meet some friends for a woodland walk with a play area - think it might be more play area than walking!!!


Just wanted to blog a quick anniversary card (Paul if you are reading this look away now!!)



Made with all freebies - lol - papers from a magazine, image from here (I think). Coloured with promarkers, and cut with my b.s. (it is actually layered rather than cut from the patterned paper - iykwim) and another ticket stamp freebie from Caz.

I would like to enter this into:

Totally Gorjuss - punch or diecut.
Diecut dreams - animal antics.
Creative Craft world - anything but birthdays.
Forever Friends challenge blog - pastel colours.
Passion for promarkers - animal crackers

Also, I have started more stitching:



This is a lovely freebie patttern - cant find the link to the blog at the moment but on the pattern I've printed off it is Bee Welcome - copyright Abi Gurden if that helps. I have followed the pattern but seem to have gotten an extra stitch on my bee hive (ooh theres nothing worse - lol) and I cant see how I've done it??? I just needed to add an extra square to the door and think I've got away with it.

However, I feel I am really pushing my luck with doing it on this scrap of linen - not sure if it will all fit on and be able to make it into something - not sure I'll have a lot left to play with so may need to adjust accordingly - we'll see though.

Right best link up these posts and rally up the troops.

Catch you later.

Thanks for looking.

Ali
xx

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17 comments:

  1. Gorgeous card and stitching, love the design x

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  2. love the stitching! must be something to do with the time of year as I've been digging out my UFO's this week!

    BHx

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  3. Awwwww how pretty such a cute little mouse and fab stitching
    Thanks for joining us at the "Die cut Dreams challenge" this time
    Hugs Susie Sugar xx

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  4. Aww what a beautiful card , hope Paul did look away lol. Love the stitching too !!

    Thanks for sharing with us at Creative Craft World for our 'Anything But Birthdays' Challenge.

    Choccy xx

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  5. Well hello you! What a super card, it's really pretty and I love that it is all from freebies. The new stitch project looks fab too. Hope you had fun on the walk. xxx

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  6. Your card is absolutely gorjuss... just love that image. Thanks so much for joining our challenge at Totally Gorjuss this week. x

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  7. Love the card Ali, and the cross stitch is coming along nicely. Hope you had a great day out :) Jaqui x

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  8. Gorgeous card ALi, thanks for joining us at PfP this week for my animal crackers challenge, good luck.
    Hugs Tracy x

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  9. Gorgeous card Ali, really pretty in pink. Love that image and the die cut shape is lovely. Thanks for joining us at TG this week.

    Kat x

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  10. gorgeous card Ali! the stitchig looks fab too x

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  11. What a super sweet little card. Love the image. Thank you for playing at Forever Friends & Co.
    Ike xx
    FFMC DT

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  12. Gorgeous, love the colors and such a fabulous die cut, thanks so much for sharing with us at Die Cut Dreams
    Debs
    xxx

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  13. Wow! I love the trug full of hearts! Perfect!

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  14. Oh that's such a pretty card. Thanks for playing along with us at Creative Craft World.
    Sue x

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  15. Hi Ali, what a gorgeous card. Your image is so sweet and I love the beautiful papers. Thanks for joining us at PFP this week. Hugs, Denise x

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  16. Hi Ali,
    What a super cute card. It's adorable. Thanks for joining us at Passion For Promarkers this week.
    Hugs,
    Andie xx

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  17. What a great card, Love the colour. Thanks for joining us at Forever Friends this week

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