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17 August 2012

Happy Days!

Good morning, well I don't know what the weather is like where you are, but guess what!? It's pouring with rain here again today :O( - it's really starting to get me down!  My Daughter Megs is on her way to Cornwall for the week with her Dad and my parents go away to the Isle of Wight for a week tomorrow, so I really hope the weather improves for them all.

And talking of holidays, at last we have finally booked something!  Unfortunately Mark couldn't get any time off work whilst I am off during the summer holidays, so we are now going away at half term in October, down to Falmouth for 6 days which will be lovely.  To be honest I don't even care if the weather is rubbish as I just want to get away by the sea and of course Cornwall is my favourite place, so it should be lovely.

So onto today's card:



Card Ingredients:

Crafter's Companion Popcorn Pals Happy Days Stamps
Promarkers
WRS Butterfly Garden Papers
Kanban Card
Tim Holtz Spun Sugar Distress Ink
American Crafts Ribbon
Gems - NEC Stash

I am entering this card into the following challenges:

Sketch Saturday 221
Crafter's Companion 27 Best Friends
Stampalot August Take Flight
One Stop Craft 195 A Summer Holiday
The Crafty Pad Summer Vacation
Quirky Crafts 17 Schools Out For Summer
Bunny Zoe's 27 Summer
Lollipop Crafts 86
Pile It On 33 Bingo (Gems/Glitter, Image, Fabric)
I Love Promarkers 30 Gardens

Thanks for stopping by today, I hope you have a great day whatever you are up to!

Claire x

29 comments:

  1. We have only had a couple of showers this week, been rather humid some of the time though. Gorgeous card, love the soft colours.

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  2. This is so pretty Claire, sweet image and lovely papers.
    Cornwall can be lovely in October and it's usually drier in the Autumn than in the summer, just not quite hot enough for sunbathing - I'm sure you will have a lovely time.
    Thank you for joining us at The Crafty Pad this week.
    Pauline
    x

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  3. Hi Claire,

    Hope you daughter and parents both enjoy their hols.. We have had rain here most of the week too..


    Your card is beautiful, pretty image and great layout..

    Hugs Kelly

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  4. Gorgeous card good luck with the I ♥ ProMarkers Garden challenge. Hugs Ginny ♥

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  5. I'm pleased you got your holiday booked and now you have something to look forward to through that long first half term! Love the cheerful colours of your sweet card.

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  6. This is gorgeous Claire, so sweet and great layout.
    So pleased you have a holiday booked and to your favourite place, bet you can't wait.
    enjoy the weekend.
    hugs Wendy xx

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  7. Beautiful card Claire good luck with all your challenges. I hope you have a great weekend.
    Hugs Teresa xx

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  8. Such a sweet card. I love all the scallops around the card and the cute little yellow ribbon

    Kerttu xx

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  9. This is so so adorable Claire ! What a delightful image ! Love your papers too ! Gorgeous colours ! Hugs, blessings and love from Catherine

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  10. A lovely card..!love the gentle effect of colors...
    and the ribbon looks pretty !

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  11. Such a pretty card. Lovely colours too! Thanks for joining us at Sketch Saturday this week, hope to see you again soon! x

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  12. oh wow this is so cute i just love this card she is so sweet xx

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  13. What a very beautiful creation, thanks for joining us at Sir Stampalot this month and good luck!

    Hugs
    Francesca

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  14. Fabby creation, Great JOB!~
    Thanks for joining us at Lollipop Crafts.
    Good Luck!~
    -Sony LC-DT
    sonia-studio60.blogspot.com

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  15. This card is totally Summery card I love your layout inside & out also the image too of course thank you for joining in at OSCC. Janet

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  16. Hi beautiful, can't believe you have had rain hun I thought it had been lovely everywhere today. Been so hot here. Sorry i'm not rubbing it in darl but they say the weekend is going to be beautiful so fingers crossed.
    Your card is lovely hun. Such a cute stamp and love the colours. Hope you are keeping well. Big hugs Clare xxx

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  17. So very pretty Claire...:o)

    have a lovely weekend hun...big hugs Vicky xx

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  18. Oh this is so pretty .. beautiful image
    Lisa x

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  19. So pretty hun, I love the gorgeous papers and such a sweet image too!
    Have a lovely weekend :)
    Kelly.x

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  20. Such a pretty card Claire. Thank you so much for my gorgeous birthday card it was such a wonderful sunrise :-) xxx

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  21. That's so sweet Claire! I am so pleased you linked up with us at THE CRAFTY PAD this week.

    Hugs, Ali x

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  22. Awww...sweet card!
    Thanks for playing with us at Pile It On!
    Helen x

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  23. Lovely colours used. Thank you for entering the latest challenge at the Quirky Crafts Challenge Blog.

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  24. Such a cute little card Claire! Thanks for playing at The Crafty Pad this time! Don't forget winners will be announced here on Thursday & our new challenge starts today!
    Good Luck
    Hugs
    Dawn xx

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  25. So sweet and really pretty papers. Thanks for taking part at I ♥ Promarkers this week.

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  26. Beautiful card and cute image Claire!! Thank you for sharing with us at I ♥ Promarkers and good luck in the draw!!
    Hugs
    Hazel xx

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  27. Very pretty card. Thanks for joining our August challenge at Sir Stampalot, Ruth :)

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  28. So sweet Claire! Thank you so much for joining us at Bunny Zoe's Crafs!!

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  29. Lovely sweet card. Thank you for joining Quirky Crafts Challenge this time, new one starts tomorrow
    ((LYN))

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