Sunday, January 30, 2011

Show Us Your Stuff - Jan #2 Challenge

Hey all, such a muggy day again in Perth! hate the humidity esp when i only have evap aircon!! grr, lucky we dont get much of this weather in perth!! so its a perfect time to stay at home n scrap!!!

at last minute i thought i would do the show us your stuff challenge Jan #2 - you must include the following things on your layout.
*Stitching (hand, machine or faux)- so i have stitched a lil in the corners of the paper n also on the pink paislee resist paper as a border
*Misting - well i really went to town!! hehe misted the background, misted the muslin flower, misted the papers hehe
*buttons - have a few on the page
*4 or more patterned paper - well have got 4 diff ones here
*Something handmade!! - my muslin flower, not sure if the background kraft works (i have texture pasted it and stamped - i think its called a damask effect? and purple pumpkin button

My Boy
the page is really about wondering whether i should go back to work or not.... we have so much fun together during the day and deep down i know i should be at home with him..... my form is in at work n i start back on the 7th march!

ok here it goes i have used -
cardstock - bazzill kraft
papers - 7 gypsies, prima, pink paislee
embell - prima flowers, mask n pebble, purple pumpkin button, other buttons, collections heart, dusty attic chipboard, fruit netting, machine stitching, pin, kaiser rhinestones, artisian elements, twine
other - texture paste, inks, prima stamp

Have the best sunday!!


  1. Oh my goodness, this is stunning. From the background on the kraft, the pic, the flowers, that frame, all of it, amazing.

  2. WOWZERS girlfriend!! You are on just rock hehe now come over and rub shoulders with me lol this is your style :)

  3. ops forgot to mention I LOVE EVERYTHING bout this layout hehe yep i shuld go to bed :)

  4. this is just breathtaking!!!thanks for playing along this month!

  5. your detail and layering is amazing

  6. Soo beautiful. I love your painting and inking and the netting. Actually easier to say i just love all of it!
    Following your blog now. Keep up the great layouts

  7. Wow! this is just sooo yummy! love it!
    Gilly :-))

  8. Gorgeous layout! Stunning combination of embellishments. I just love your style. :)

  9. Very special page.
    That chippy frame is just beautiful.

  10. OMG you have done an awesome job of this page.. love the colours, misting, everything is perfect.. hugz x

  11. Hi Anita ! Firstly thanks for visiting my blog and leaving such lovely comments, always appreciated..Secondly your LO with your little boy is absolutely stunning.... so beautifully designed and put together with lots of technique and lovely, lovely details.Thirdly in answer to your question as to where I get my local scrapbook store is in Adelaide. The lady who owns it is lovely, is on the Graphic 45 DT, Steph Devlin who is on Websters Pages DT teaches there and Jane( the lady who owns it ) has just released her own line of chip-board called Imaginarium. If you would like an email address and more info just email me and I will pass it on. I also buy some stuff on line ,usually from whoever is the sponsor for the Lets Get Shabby Blog. We would love you to play along at LGS, so have a go. Thanks again for popping by and keep up your beautiful work.


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