Monday, 25 July 2011

LET'S GET SHABBY #26

We have a fabulous challenge with

TOILE AND TICKING!

You can find all the information here


Here's my example:

I've make a mini-album with a 'ticking' background cover and a piece of 'toile' framed.





Let's Get Shabby has also introduced a new DT member!

And we have



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Here's my latest LO for SCRAP THERAPY
Its of Paige at Playgroup playing in 'Home Corner' kissing her babies 'night-night'

The curtains behind paige in the photo were so bright and full of patterns that it was best to cut them out.
The Fancy Pants 12x12 Cards are great to make a background that suits the LO.


There's another week left to join in the

Hope to see you there!

xx

Wednesday, 20 July 2011

Grabbing Time to Scrap....

Finding that time has been late at night, when everyone has gone to bed.
Just as well, because I've got a few LO's done! (big grin)

Here are some projects/challenges done for

Little Hannah and Paige


Hannah sitting on some big driftwood branches on
Green Island Far North Queensland




Its FANCY PANTS month
Paige relaxing by the fireside - nice and cosy

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You will have to register if you want to visit - I hope you do!

Hannah loves the water and loves her boogie board!


Use of Kraft paper, black, blue and white


thanks for looking!

xx

Sunday, 10 July 2011

Let's Get Shabby's 2nd Birthday, Maya Road Chipboard Mini-Album


I cant believe that its been 2 years already since we opened
'Lets Get Shabby'! 
So if you'd like to be in the running for a RAK (we are giving away two!) from Julie and I,
then you'd better head on over HERE .....
to join in the fun and find out how!!!

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I've made this little Mini Album for Hannah
 from Maya Rd chipboard and Fancy Pants Papa Cards Paper
The mini album called Square Scallop Frame Diecut Coaster
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and adding Fancy Pants Papa Cards 12x12 Paper
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One can be forgiven that it could be thought to be for masculine pages :D ... but not so :wink:
Its totally perfect as a little mini for Hannah whose favourite colour is blue... I love the quotes in the cards and cut my favourite ones from the 12x12 :D The only other thing I've done is changed the chain for a jump ring :wink: I've also cut out little parts of photos that had a great pic of hannah in them, but maybe not a great background, or that she was standing next to someone with their eyes closed...so its fab to make use of these pics!

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The front window is cut from 12x12 Fancy Pants Christmas Magic Holly Overlay
There's plenty left - and I've got another idea to use the rest of it! :wink:
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Fancy Pants Sweet Pea Ribbon

It only took me a couple of hours to make (its only little) and the time consuming part was painting the edges and waiting for them to dry :roll:
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
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And I forgot to put up the results of a 'Blind Scrap' I hosted for June


If you are interested in doing July's Blind Scrap, then you need to visit HERE for the ingredients and information needed (big smile)

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GLOBAL SCRAPPERS
I took part in Leanne's Recipe Challenge!
 You can find the challenge here... but you do need to register
Hannah and Paige having a ball on the swings!
xx



Wednesday, 6 July 2011

A New Place to Be....

A group of us close Scrappy Girls
gather at a wonderful challenge site
A place we chat and share in projects and challenges (you'll need to register to get in). 
Over the weekend, I did three of the four challenges set by
 Julie Bec and Vicki 
I'm also on the DT there, and my Shabby Challenge will be up this weekend!
A card

Paige when she was my little premmie baby....
I stuck together a little patchwork heart


Bec and Me,  Bec took this little quickie 'selfie' of us when we at Scrappy Camp here in Tassie



And the July's SCRAP JACKED is up!!
here's my DT sample!  Hope you join in!!

xxxx

Friday, 1 July 2011

Its been a busy week... Maya Rd Oval Chipboard Mini-Album


July's123 Challenge Criteria is up:
Aqua/teal
Create a 'scene'
Use the word 'thing'
Here I've cut,  watercoloured  to create a street in Paris for Paige




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Maya Rd Oval Chipboard Mini-Album
I've used these fabulous 12x12 double sided papers which can be found in all different designs and colours in the Shop -
this one is called 'About a Girl - Cards'
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and mixed it with this fabulous little Maja Road Chipboard Mini-Album which is actually calledOrnage Tag Coaster
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And this is the result :P
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I did paint around all the edges of the chipboard, and changed the chain holding it together to a jump ring :wink:

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Fancy Pants Sweet Pea Ribbons

I did brights (unusual for me!!) but its about Paige...and she is a bright personality.

Here are some of the other Fancy Pants 'Card' 12x12's that would also go great with little mini's!!
Papa
Dancing Girl
Delight
Happy Holidays
My Family
On A Whimsy
Rusted Sun
 
 
 
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And three Inspiration Room LO's
You can find the criteria here



Showing these late...
These were made for Julie's Card Challenge for June
A button and  string with a dominant colour

xxx