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Wednesday, 16 April 2014

What’s On Your Workdesk Wednesday #254

 

HERE is a 'how to' join in WOYWW,everyone is welcome.  Here is an explanation of the WOYWW madness.  And HERE is how we're going to mark the fifth anniversary of ourselves, the week after some of us get together for the WOYWW Crop. Wow, that is approaching fast.

Today the desk is boring – empty – because I tidied up expecting a visitor who cancelled and decided to veg in front of tv last night for a change. Housework this am and a totally unproductive shopping trip. Nothing else to do today but craft, bloghop and maybe an hour reading in the garden.  I’m going for minimal stress for the next couple of months in preparation for the horror that will be ahead of me in July when I have to change work location yet again. I have a slightly negative attitude towards this change – can you tell?

Anyhow happier things – I went to Ally Pally on Sunday, met lots of crafty peeps, watched demos and bought a mountain of stash. Mainly things to alter and bulky things that cost a lot to post. And a few stamps…. a few dies…. some embossing folders ……and ……..oh well far too much as you can imagine!! Lots of ideas, and going to be playing as much as I can from now on. Here is a piccie of the haul on my OTHER desk (grin) the stuff on the shelves behind I had already.

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Hope the sun is shining on you wherever you are. Happy WOYWW, Cindy x

21 comments:

Hammers said...

Hey Cindy, thanks for swinging by earlier, I do believe you are right and this is the first time we have visited each other. Thanks for the ATC advice. What an amazing haul..I want to come and have a play! Cx #25

jill said...

Wow just look at all those goodies waiting to be decorated. your going to be busy with that lot Cindy.
Happy woyww Jill #41

Sandy Leigh said...

All those goodies look like so much fun to paint and play with! Happy WOYWW - Sandy Leigh #67

Maisie Moonshine said...

WOW Cindy, now THAT is a HAUL! All the ingredients for many happy hours of playing! Have fun. MMx #70

glitterandglue said...

Hello Cindy - you really did have fun at Ally Pally, didn't you. But, looking at the boxes, drawers, etc - well, of COURSE you couldn't order them to be posted - just THINK of the cost of that postage... leaving so little left over for the actual things you want - er sorry - NEED
Have a great Easter.
Margaret #18

Elizabeth said...

Oh wow Cindy! Can I come at play at your place ... surely you need someone to help you decorate all those fab alterables :) It's such a shame about the scandalous cost of posting bulky items these days. Still, I think you are going to enjoy decorating your Ally Pally finds so much anyway. Wishing you a wonderful Easter weekend. Elizabeth x #50

Angela Radford said...

Hi Cindy, thanks for visiting me earlier, you lucky thing you obviously had a good time, wish I could have been there too.
You are obviously going to be very busy.
Have a nice easter, Angela xx 45

Kate said...

What a great haul! Are those the Prima doll stamps at the front? They look bigger than I imagined them to be.

~Kate~

Sharon Madson said...

It sounds like you had fun at Ally Pally! I don't know what that is, but glad you saw lots of demos and got some fun things! :) Thanks for stopping by my space earlier. :) #79

Chrysalis said...

What a fantastic pile of goodies - enjoy playing. Just as well the other desk is clear, ready for action! Easter blessings, Chris # 31

Lea.H said...

wowwwwweee look at all tha new stash!!!!

Mrs.D said...

Hi Cindy, thanks for visiting earlier, there are always going to be things we all have and it is encouraging to see them on other people's deaks. I love Pinflair, having a bit of a problem getting ti at present but I'm sure I will eventually get it on ebay.
I love your boxes and drawers, I am a real sucker for storage containers. What are you going to do with them? Looking forward to see them decorated and it use.
Chris #39

Krisha said...

WOW! I want to come to your house and play.
Krisha #3

Helen said...

Glad to see that the MDF Man still had supplies left on Sunday - like the look of your haul!! Can't believe it's the Crop soon, need to decide what to take! and make some atc's... Helen 20

Danie May said...

Wow what a fabulous haul you have from Ally Pally.....I have another crafting friend who just said she had visited there and brought heaps. You will definitely have some fun altering all this and I look forward to seeing what you create. Thanks for the earlier visit to my blog and Happy Woyww. Danie #29

pearshapedcrafting said...

Wow! You are going to have fun! Thanks for the tip about Grafton Crafts!
Yay! too because I guess you will be at the crop?
Sorry to be back so late to visit you - a few problems yesterday - sorted now though! Chris 69

CraftygasheadZo said...

Now that is one lot of fab crafty stash. Great buys and I know from reading other reports you would've had a fabulous day. Fab WOYWW, yes I'm a tad late but never mind hey! Hope you have a great weekend. Take care Zo xx 53

Princess Judy Palmer said...

Great bunches of stash!!! You'll have lots of fun playing with them for sure!

vic said...

Hi Cindy oohh enjoy your new stash :)

Vic x

fairy thoughts said...

hi cindy
great hawl you have there dont you just lov the MDFman......yes i can see you do. i must mske a point of going to ally pally next year.
have fun pllaying
janet@22

Karen Petitt said...

Am swooning with envy and now following you. Can't wait to see what you do with these! Thank you for the inspiration Karen xx

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