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Wednesday, 30 November 2011

Cath Kidston Card ...........

Hi everyone, well I had a few lovely days at Craftaganza and made some lovely craft projects and learnt some new techniques, I will show you some pictures of my projects soon.  However my lovely days away were soon forgotten when I got home as by the time I got back Saturday night my little Grace had started being sick and by Monday evening I was spending the night in hospital with her on a drip as she had acute gastroentertis.  I am so glad we only had to spend one night in hospital and Grace improved enough to come home the next day.  I only got about an hour's sleep when were in hospital so I was in bed at 6.30pm last night!  My little Grace is on the mend now but its going to take a while till she is properly better.

So this is a card that I made a few weeks for my husband's auntie.   I am a bit of Cath Kidston fan so when I went Christmas shopping a few weeks ago in York I brought some wrapping paper from the Cath Kidston shop and I thought it work well as backing paper for cards which is how I have used it here. 

I would like to enter this card into the following challenges:

Fab n Funky Challenges - Anything Goes
Divas by Design - Anything Goes

Thanks for stopping by, I hope to catch up with you all soon.
Hugs Lynsey x

Materials:
Paper - Cath Kidston Wrapping Paper
Flower - Tim Holtz Tattered Rose Die
Sentiment Strip - Pink Petticoat
Lace from stash

17 comments:

Vicky said...

Such a gorgeous card Lynsey...and I'm so pleased you had a super time and wee Grace is on the mend too...poor thing..

take care and big hugs Vicky xx

Poppet said...

Glad you hear you little one is on the mend it must have been very scary for you. Make sure you all get plenty of rest. Love the sentiment banner you put on this card. :-) xx Big hugs and positive thoughts. xx

CraftyC said...

Hi Lynsey, so sorry to hear Grace has been poorly, hope she's all better now. A lovely card you have made. My daughter is loves Cath Kidson after seeing her range in Fenwicks, now wants the £75 dressing gown for xmas - ouch!! lol
Clairexx

Wendy said...

So beautiful, love the paper and that flower is gorgeous...Thanks for joining us at Fab'n'Funky & Divas by Design.
Wendy xx

Sarah said...

Hi Lynsey, what a pretty card! Love the flower, it's just gorgeous. Thanks for joining in with us this time at Divas by Design. Sarah

PS - Sorry to hear your daughter was ill, hope she's much better soon.

Joey said...

Hiya Lynsey, beautiful card love that flower. Hope your little Grace is feeling much better, its so worrying being a parent. Joey x

Lisa said...

Hi Lynsey, This is beautiful! I love the Cath Kidston paper. We certainly did have a great time at Craftaganza :-) Glad to hear Grace is feeling a little better today.

Lisa x

amanda stokes said...

Hi Lynsey,
Stunning card,that paper is lush and so is the flower.
Awww poor Grace,i hope she feels better real soon
:) xx

Louise Welsh said...

beautiful lynsey and hope grace is feeling back to normal soon. kevin just had gastroenteritis a couple of weeks ago and it kept him off work which is really unsual. poor grace. louise xx

Catherine said...

Really pretty card Lynsey. Hope Grace is feeling better soon - gastroenteritis is nasty.

Catherine x

shells-crafts said...

love this. i too am cath kidston fan. have used her fabrics on my cards before, but wrapping paper is a good idea. x

coops said...

so beautiful lynsey.gorgeous pretty paper and flower. :D
so sorry to hear your daughter has been unwell, i hope she is better now.


xx coops xx

Riet said...

What a gorgeous card.

Hugs Riet.xx

Marianne's Craftroom said...

This is so pretty. Marianne x

Katina said...

Poor little Grace!! I hope she's better really soon.

I love Cath Kidston! So much so, that I can't part with my old Nokia mobile phone that's a Cath Kidston limited edition. Can hardly see the numbers on it now, lol!!

GORGEOUS card!! The flower looks fabulous with the beautiful paper. Look forward to seeing what you made at Craftaganza!
xx

Wishcraft said...

Oh Lynsey, this is so pretty! Gorgeous paper and fab flower. Sorry to hear Grace has been poorly, hope she's feeling better now xxx Lisa x

xGemmax said...

Such a gorgeous card sweetie & sorry to hear little one has been poorly...hope she fully recovers very soon!
hugs and xxx
Gemma