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Friday, 9 October 2015

Lavinia - Glitter and Gems

Wow, it seems like ages since I was last here. We have been so busy trying to decorate after having the builders in. We have at last finished our bedroom and have manages to paint some of the ceilings, there are still some to do and a lot more decorating too. But we are going to have a rest for a while as we are off on a cruise tomorrow, we're going to the Caribbean and will be gone for 24 days. A nice length of time to recharge the batteries before starting again when we get home. While the builders were here and I cowered in my shed I got the brushos out that I bought last year and had a play with them. I love the results I got with them they are very random. So when I saw the challenge on Lavinia's blog this month I had a go at over stamping them. I'm very pleased with how they turned out.



The challenge is to add Glitter and Gems. The glitter is on the wings and I've added the gems to the corners of my cards.


I hope to be back later or first thing tomorrow with another card I've made for another challenge,  but I'll have to see how time goes.

Thanks for taking the time to look and your kind comments which are always appreciated.

Sue

20 comments:

  1. Hi Sue, your cards are beautiful, the backing inks and colours are fantastic. Sounds like you've had a lot going on renovating your home and now off on a Caribbean cruise, life is good it seems :) Have a wonderful time in the warm sunshine xx

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  2. your cards are beautiful Sue - I'm so jealous of your papered bedroom - mine won't be done for ages - but I want it doing properly so have to wait!!! We still have the joy of a new boiler to be fitted and the bathroom to be gutted and redone before the decorators come in so I'm looking around Christmas!!!! Oh my 24 days on a caribbean cruise - now I'm positively green!!! Enjoy it all Sue xx

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  3. Two beautiful cards. I love the backgrounds. Have a wonderful time on your cruise. xx

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  4. Two beautiful cards - love Lavinia stamps and what can be done with them. Hope you have a wonderful time and a good rest after all your hard work on the house.

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  5. Such lovely subtle cards. They evoke a calm and peaceful feeling

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  6. These two are really lovely Sue and thanks for sharing them with us for the Lavinia Stamps Challenge and good luck. Kx DT member

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  7. Two beautiful cards, thank you for joining in Lavinia Stamps Challenge, good luck, Zoe DT xx

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  8. both of these are beautiful, it would be too hard to choose a favourite! Many thanks for joining the Lavinia Stamps challenge and good luck!!! Melissa (DT)

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  9. I am doing a Brusho Brusho workshop tomorrow , looking forward to it.

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  10. These are both lovely Sue.
    Carol
    xx

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  11. Oh Sue these are just stunning. I have been looking at all your cards that I have missed as I have had no internet since the 24th September and as always they are so beautiful. I am sure you are having the best time on your cruise, I am green with envy! Michelle x

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  12. Two fabulous cards, thanks for entering them into the Lavinia Challenge, and good luck, hugs, Pauline, DT member xxxxx

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  13. Aaahhh so sweet.... beautiful cards both of them. .....Good luck in the Lavinia Challenge and thanks for entering ..... Marianne DT xxx

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  14. beautiful cards with the fairy's.
    Kind regards, Dora

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  15. Glad you found me again Sue, google plus messed up my other blog and cant reverse it...xx
     { aNNie}

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  16. 2 beautiful cards her Sue. Working with Brusho paints always gives such different results. Great teamed up with pretty Lavinia stamps.

    Happy Cruising!

    Hugs, Sarn xxx

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  17. your Lavinia designs are olways gorgiuous dear Sue, these are so pretty an peacefull !!

    Have a nice day
    Maria

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Thank you for taking the time to look, and your kind comments which are always appreciated.