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Tuesday, 13 September 2011

Home again, on line again, crafting again

Though who knows how long any of it will last!! Just got back from a great break in Spain with the family - seriously, I did NOT want to come home! Here's why:-
Just heaven. Still, since I got back have managed to get my new pc up and running, so far so good, so expect to see me about a bit more. Feeling very disconnected with everything and very out of touch but I will get there. Have also finished a couple of crafty pieces. Here is another altered slide mailer I started for myself when making this month's giveaway.
This is using the replacement stamp set I chose from crafty individuals (see this post). I just love that bathing beauty!!
Inside I found a use for the huge pot of crushed seashells I have had forever and because that made it all a bit bulky I split the mailer in two and made a 'hinge/spine' from some paper I bought at paperchase about two years ago. I always feel better when I use up a bit of stash (especially when I know I'm going to go out shopping soon lol). Talking of using old stash the challenge at Try it On Tuesday this week is to use a stamp that you bought but have nerver, ahem, actually used. Not many of them in my stash!! (Everything is crossed as I say that). Anyhow I know that I bought this fairy silhouette stamp well over a year ago (Oh alright, it is a whole set of them, never been used) and I don't think I've ever used the sentiment either. At least it looks very clean!!
Finally a quick peek of the inside of this month's giveaway which I didn't upload because all my technology was being so unco-operative.
Join in here before 30th September.


Thistle Cove Farm said...

Oh gosh...I adore Spain and am glad you had such a wonderful time!

SusanLotus said...

Being in the sun always makes you feel so good! Lovely photo :)
Beautiful creations!
Have a nice week!

Meggymay said...

Love your holiday photos.
Fantastic creations, thankyou for joining us at TioT's this week with your fairy tag. Yvonne x

Renee Stien said...

glad you had a great time - now get to work :)

Anonymous said...

Sounds like you had a great time, the slider looks great with your new stamps and I love the unused fairy stamp it's so beautiful.

PatR said...

Love your fabulous creations especially your tag which is perfect for the TioT challenge this week. xx

Cazro said...

Thanks for sharing with us at Try it on Tuesdays, with your wonderful tag, bringing out your unused stamp. A lovely sentiment too. Cheers Caz

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