Wednesday, 15 January 2014

With thanks

Hello to you all and I hope this finds you well. 

Too wet to play outside for long today so once all pony and dog amusement was over and domestic chores completed I first had a bit of a baking session (chocolate chip brownies and a carrot and orange loaf) followed by a play with new and/or unused bits and pieces that were covering my desk!!


The only item on this card that isn't new is the stamp and my Promarkers. The image was  a Customer Competition Challenge win at Digistamp Boutique and is Grace and Puppy (now retired I think). The lovely papers and buttons were from a  candy win from Sammy (I'm working my way through the bundle now!!)...you thought I'd been buying again didn't you?!! New stuff doesn't always mean parting with pennies you know!!

I was also inspired to play along with these challenges

Papertake Weekly - New Year, New Stash
Just Inspirational - Children
Creative Craft challenges 2 #1 - New (digi and papers)
 Creative Inspirations #248 - Anything goes + Sketch 
Rhedd & Rosie #24 - No White
Fab 'n' Funky #199 - 1 Image, 2 buttons and 3 papers
Digistamp Boutique - January Customer Competition

Well, the heavens have opened again and someone out in the field is shouting at me because she's getting wet (wearing a rug mind you!!) so I had better go and put the beast to bed!!

Thank you for stopping by and, as always, for your kind words of encouragement xx


24 comments:

  1. Lovely card Sarah - l have spent too much time on here today so am off to my playroom for fun lol x Susan x

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  2. Very sweet card and lovely colours, thank you for sharing with us at Rhedd and Rosie's, good luck Hun, Zoe DT

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  3. Lovely sweet card cheers Sue N x

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  4. Such a sweet creation Sarah. Wonderful image and DP. Stay dry and warm.
    Laine
    xx

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  5. gorgeous card Sarah. love the green patterned paper and your cookies and loaf sound delicious. Michelle x

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  6. Lovely card Sarah, glad you found time to play, now I would say Surprise is slightly spoilt! ! But sound lovely. Hazel x

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  7. Gorgeous colours and love this image, a very pretty card :o) Hugs, Lisa x

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  8. fab card, although I can't really focus when I'm thinking about chocolate chip brownies!! LOL
    Hugs
    Annette
    xx

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  9. Gorgeous card Sarah, I love the cute image and pretty papers.
    Sue xx

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  10. Lovely card and yes you are right too wet to play outside, I have been rebatching my soap and sorting out boxes for it have now got the ideal packaging. Love Alison xx

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  11. Super sweet card Sarah - such a cute image and very pretty papers.
    Debs xx

    ps Thanks for playing along at PTW this week - good luck xx

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  12. such a cute image, and love the papers
    Kim x

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  13. Lovely card Sarah! I love what you've done with the papers .That brown one with the leaves and flowers is one of my faves from that pack, I love how you really made it pop! x

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  14. This is lovely Sarah, I'm so sick of the rain everytime I take Ollie out he just plays in the puddles and mud! so I've invented my own foot or should I say paw cleaner. a plastic tube with water in that I put his feet in and clean before he's allowed in hahahaha Paul thinks I'm nuts , he may be right!! huggles Sue xx

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  15. Gorgeous zingy colours, Sarah and an adorable image. Such a cute doggie! xx

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  16. Cute card! Many thanks for entering the Rhdd and Rosies Challenge and good luck! Melissa (DT) xxxx

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  17. Thank you for sharing this pretty card with us at Rhedd and Rosie's, good luck! Wendy DT XX

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  18. This is a lovely creation :) Thanks for playing at PTW this week! xxx

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  19. This is a wonderful creation! Thanks for playing at Creative Inspirations this week! xxx

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  20. I love you card its so cute thank you for playing at the JIC this week good luck xx

    Jacqui DT

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  21. Lovely take on our recipe challenge. Thanks for sharing with us at Fab n Funky

    Alli xx

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  22. Gorgeous Sarah! Thank you for entering the DigiStamp Boutique Competition. Sally-Ann :o)

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  23. Just flitting back in with my DT cap on to say: Thank you for playing along at Rhedd and Rosie’s. Sammy-x

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  24. Cute card.

    Thanks for coming over and joining in with our 24th Challenge - No White at Rhedd and Rosie's Anything Goes Challenge Blog.

    Great Big Huge Hugs

    Becca xxx

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