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Wednesday, 28 July 2010

WOYWW........Where do the weeks go!

Good Morning Crafters nearly said Campers...lolGosh where do the weeks go nearly into August.Past half way throught the year and oh my christmas is in sight....lol.What a crazy week last week sorry if i didnt manage to pop by and say hi,but sure will today as no hospital or drs im free all day!
Well if you aint got a clue whats going on here and whatWOYWW means then pop over to our dear crafter Julia's blog and find out join in and be part of the nosey Club...!!!First of all most important thing cuppa coffee on my desk this am!
So what have i been up to ? i hear you say well i have seen so many stunning Vintage cards and crafts lately that i thought i have to have a go.Well proper go shall i say.So i did on Monday and last night started to do another project just to make sure that i could do it again and not just one off!The card below is the one i made Monday
Old Fashioned Vintage Chrsitmas

What you see in the below piccys is my desk this am as i stated some more last night to finish off hopefully fingers crossed this am.
As you can see the card sat in my WOYWW Easel thats well MR D kindly made and Julia sent out .I dont know what i did without it ,gets so much use big thanks once again.
So good old Tim H Ranger distress inks,Some images ive already stamped awaiting my vintage look...lol
Piccy below shows my stampin up pads and box of my distress inks ,blenders ect.
That have been there 2years without much use im afraid to say so now seeing the daylight.

Hope you all have had good week,i will pop by and visit today.Thankyou for all the lovely comments last week.Hope you all have crafty wednesday.I will miss next week can see the withdrawls now.......lolAs going to see my dad in Darlington as havent been up since his op and take the girls also who love to visit there Grampie.
So till next time be good stay safe and be crafty!
love n hugs
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69 comments:

joey said...

Hi Jude

I absolutely love the card, gorgeous colourtone and a lovely feel about it

Joey.x

Helen said...

Love the card, but oh, no Christmas - not yet!!!

Cheryl said...

hi sweetie you know how much I adore that card,hun you really should do more of these as its brilliant,hugs cherylx

Galaxy Girl - my Stamp Galaxy Blog... said...

Gorgeous card.

Hugs
Kay

Sid said...

Great card, super goodies on show !!

Lothian Crafts said...

Great card and enjoy your trip to your dads.
Elaine

The Crafty Goat Girl said...

Hi Jude, your card is beautiful, I really love that Santa and the colours you have used. Such a great work filled desk this week, thanks for sharing with us all, hugs Heidi xx

Heather x said...

Stunning card Jude!
Great desk pics hun :0)
*hugs* Heather x

Craft Addicts - Tracy Evans said...

Your vintage Christmas card is lovely, I really like vintage Christmas themes and even made on myself earlier in the week. Amazing isn't it that we are thinking about Christmas already but it is nice to be organised. Great desk. Tracy Evans x

scrapcat 1 said...

love your cards fabulous desk

angeleef said...

Such a wonderful vintage card! I never seem to get that effect whatever I do, so nice to see that some people can :)
Have a nice day!
** Evi **

Sue said...

Hi Jude
oh your card is beautiful, luv it,have great day, sue,x

Carmen said...

Stop scaring me with Christmas cards already *g* It is gorgeous though, I love the colours.

Linda Elbourne said...

I LOVE LOVE LOVE that vintage Christmas card ... am I on your list :0)

FlipSyde said...

Oh, Christmas. I am a kamikaze Christmas girl, and Should start now...but I'll start right on time...December 24...
But. That's not to say that your card is not Positively Awesome.
Happy Wednesday!
Amy

Sarpreet said...

Lovely desk, gorgeous stamps and cards

Sarpreet said...

Lovely desk, gorgeous stamps and cards

peggy aplSEEDS said...

super card!

Twiglet said...

Great vintage look to Christmas there - hope you show us lots more!!

Serendipity (Christine) said...

Gorgeous vintage card - I was thinking it might be a little too soon to do Christmas cards but now I feel inspired :-)

Spyder said...

Really is a lovely card, love your crafty space. Have a great WOYWW!
((Lyn)

Darcy said...

ooo we are only half an hour away from Darlington...

Gorgeous vintage card, the stamped image is just lovely. The flowers and pearls set it off nicely.

Lizzybobs said...

love the vintage Santa stamp and you have some lovely stash too - thanks for my brose around your blog this week - lv Liz

Bleubeard and Elizabeth said...

I really love this card, Jude. It is so vintage and such lovely tone on tone colors. I use my reinkers all the time, so they wouldn't be hidden away. Glad to see yours are out and ready to play. Happy WOYWW.

Tracey said...

Your card is stunning - hope I can get into your address book at Christmas.
Tracey

Pam said...

Love the vintage cards. Hugs Pam x

Minxy said...

im quite a humbug when it comes to christmas, but i am loving your vintage card

Phree said...

Your vintage Christmas card is stunning!

Darcy said...

hi, we are in Middlesbrough, the only decent shop in Darlo now is The Art Shop, although the charity shops are amazing. Every time I go over I come home with tons of books lol

Angie said...

That card is wonderful ...love the design and colours ...I love vintage at Xmas yet rarely create cards in that style ...no idea why.

Ellephantastic Cards and Crafts said...

Hi Jude how are you? I have just got my second lot of aloe vera to try. I hope it works wonders!!
Your desk looks fab, love the christmas card x

Kate said...

Lovely vintage Christmas card.

** Kate **

MOONFIRE DESIGNS said...

Hi, really love the Christmas card - any excuse to get festive LOL. Rach xxx

JoZart said...

Don't know if I can acknowledge that lovely C******as card yet. This is scaring me that so many are so far ahed. Oh, well go on then ... it IS gorgeous!

kath said...

loved seeing your crafty space today jude...thanks for sharing your beautiful card...hugs kath xxx

ScrappySuzanne said...

I adore that card, the tone you have used is perfect. I like how you are making an effort to use your stampin up stash....
Thank you for your kind comment on my blog.

Serendipity Stamping said...

Oh I adore vintage Christmas cards and you have done a spectacular job on this one. Looks great in the stand doesn't it.

Jingle said...

That is SUCH a gorgeous card!

Handmade with Love said...

Beautiful vintage Christmas card! Glad you have a day free from docs appointments, hope you enjoyed it! Tracey x

Hazel said...

Loved seeing your space and crafting. You asked me about the tape gun - I got it here x

Andrea - Wales, UK said...

Your card is gorgeous it's hard to believe this is the first time you have done vintage....inspirational.

xx

Chrissie said...

Love the card... and lots to look at!
Chrissie

Bluefairy4U said...

Hi Jude, love your card very vintage. You sure are a TH fan like most of us, Your inks will be getting used much more now you have the flavour ha ha, Hugs Jo.xx

Julia Dunnit said...

Well you've certainly got vintage down - that card's a stunner. Hopeyou all have a good time a visiting.

ikki said...

Hi, love your vintage look - hope to see more. ikki

vix24 said...

I love that christmas card...I wish I could do things like that!

I think I could have a lot of fun working at your desk too!!

vix24 said...

I love that christmas card...I wish I could do things like that!

I think I could have a lot of fun working at your desk too!!

Hands to Work, Hearts to God said...

It's beginning to look a lot like Christmas!! Nice card! You're getting an early start! Patsy from
HeARTworks

Cardarian said...

Hi Jude!

Love your card! How good are you already starting on Christmas cards??? Your desk is full of interesting things so I had a good snoop!
Hugs,
Cardarian

Wipso said...

Really love the vintage card so hoping to see lots more.
A x

Sam said...

Great card Jude and I love the fact that even you have stuff that you havent used yet. See you in a couple of weeks hunny.
Sam x

Sunshine Girl said...

Love the card -thanks for sharing and glad to see that you have opened a box unused stash - have fun playing (it will seem like Christmas has come even earlier now with all those "new" goodies!). Enjoy your trip too.

Tracey said...

Jude, thank you ever so much for your kind offer, we don't have any details yet, where they are going etc, there will be a meeting to discuss and am hoping we get some advice. Hopefully her Unit will help out they have offered the proceeds from a couple of stalls they do.
xx

Brenda Brown said...

I love vintage and that card of yours is just fabulous, what a great job you have made of it.
Luv B xxx

Wendy said...

You have lots of scrummy stash, love the christmas card

Looby said...

OMG what a stunning card! Wish I could pull off vintage that well - love it!
Lou xx

Lorraine Robertson said...

Looks like a very good desk to me honey... and your latest creations are beautiful.

Enjoy your trip to see you Dad.

love 'n' hugs
Lorraine xxx

Pallavi said...

love your creation..its beautiful..and u have so many goodies looks like a fun area to create!! yay

Linda said...

The card is stunning! Thanks for popping by my blog. The papers I used on my box are from the Porcelain collection by Basic Grey.

Rica said...

I can't stop looking at that card Jude, it's absolutely beautiful as I said the post before. Oh what patience you must have to do many the same. Fabulous creative desk and have a great week with your Dad and see you in a fortnight!!
hugs Heather xx

Jane said...

That is a gorgeous card!

minnie_mac said...

Love your Christmas card.

Marilyn

Anneliese said...

gosh another Me/CFS sufferer, there are alot of us aren't there ? .. hope your as well as you can be :o)
Love the card you've made, & your desk space looks good for a rummage :D x

itsamistry said...

Oh no you said the "C" word already!!!. You're right this year is flyin by. Lots of things to look at on your desk. The card is lovely very vintage looking.

Alisonw30 said...

Wow you are very organised starting your Christmas cards! I vowed to start in July this year but, hey ho, it's August on Sunday and I haven't, oh well! Love the vintage image x

Hels Sheridan said...

OMG, that Christmas card is DIVINE!!!

kelli said...

that vintage card is spectacular!! I never would have guessed that wasn't your style all along!! Have fun at Grampie's hehe xx

Sylvie said...

Fabulous Card... I love your destressing...Lol
Hug
Sylvie
X

June said...

Jude this is gorgeous work and your vintage is outstanding my friend, we want more !!! hehe.
Hey you brightened up my week today it was lovely to meet up and catch up and i do love to see you my friend. hope your knee is ok though now
sending biggest friendship hugs
June xxxxx