Sunday, 30 August 2009

Happy Bank Holiday Weekend

It's the last bank holiday for this year, i can not believe its September tomorrow already. The school summer holidays have flown by this year, and i don't seem to have done half of what i had planned with the children. I have struggled to do any crafting, and have lost my mojo and all motivation to craft.

I hope you've all had a wonderful bank holiday weekend. We have had a fairly relaxed one, with plenty of dog walks, a little family entertaining and finally this evening, some crafting!!!!

I absolutely love the die cuts by Lili of the Valley, and this is one of my favourite images. These are just fabulous for a quickie card.

The papers ive had in my paper tray for years, literally, but they lend themselves well to this soo cute image!
I also found these papers in my paper tray which i believe are MME papers. I have teamed them up with the gorgeous Anya girls. Im not overly happy with this card, and the photo is terrible, i must get myself a better camera!



Finally some more of the MME papers along with the gorgeous Leanne Ellis images.

I did glossy accent the bubbles but my camera does not show up the detail very well.


So hope you all have a lovely bank holiday Monday, look forward to visiting your blogs sometime tomorrow. I will try and catch up with my blog hopping, i am so sorry for falling behind - again!!!
Hugs Linda x




38 comments:

Lilacanglia said...

fabulous cards,
really love that lili of the valley one,
Hope you are ok,
Hugs
Angie

Emma (metalicbutterfly) said...

Beautiful cards hun
Love the ginham paper on the LOTV
card so sweet!


Emma xxx

Maria Matter said...

These are fabulous Linda! I love that blue gingham...and such an adorable image!
Great designs and papers on all!
Take care of yourself hun!
Blessings, Maria

Crystal said...

These are soooo super cute!!! Love all those images!

Kim Piggott said...

Wow Linda these cards are just beautiful!
Love your fabulous images and your colours and detail are so gorgeous!
Take care.
hugs
kim x

fairymadjo said...

morning hun,
oh wow you have been busy soo glad you got to craft hun. wow your cards are sooooo beautiful. i love the new die cuts on lotv , me think i need them lol.
i think your mojo is back hun :)
have great bank holiday huggs jo x

Vicky said...

Some gorgeous cards here Linda! Looks like there's nothing wrong with your mojo to me! Glad you are enjoying your BH weekend!
Hugs, Vicky ~X~

Sue said...

morning linda,such gorgeous cards really loving them lili die cuts..gorgeous:)

hope you have a lovely day today:)

love and hugs

sue
xx

mueppi said...

These are fabulous Linda!!!!
I love the image and papers and all details!
Hugs Gisela

Rach said...

fabulous cards sweetie,
hugs rachxx

Nannieflash said...

Hi Linda, wow youve been a busy lady, all Ive done is create one card this weekend, and some characters from Spongebob with my cricut machine.
Love the cards by the way, the images are gorgeous, especially the first one, and the papers are beautiful. Well done with love and hugs Shirleyxxxxxxx

Jill said...

ohh linda they are all absolutely gorgeous hun, my fav is the LOLV girls aww they are adorable, I love the DP too, have a great bank holiday hugs Jill xx

CraftyC said...

Hi LInda, sorry I've been AWOL but so nice to see your wonderful creations. Have a good day!
Clairex

LOUISE said...

Hi Linda, hope you are well hun, see you have been busy! Glad to see you have had some time to yourself to make your gorgeous cards. Lou x

Lynn Mercurio said...

Wow...you have really been busy! These are all wonderful cards, full of color and creativity! Awesome job!

JanJ said...

Oooh gorgeous cards, really lovely & thanks for the super comments on my blog.

Jan xx

Anne said...

What a lovely bunch of cards ! I'm waiting on the new Lili of the Valley stamps, can't wait :)

Your Leanne Ellis card is fab, great colours

Chelsea said...

I can't believe it's September tomorrow either Linda! :)

These card are really darling. My favorite image is the first one. It's just too sweet! Great cards as always!

:)Chelsea

Dena said...

Well they are all gorgeous. That Lily of the Valley stuff is sooooo very cute. I love the layout on that one. Your Anya and LE are adorable also.
Sounds like life is getting back to normal for you. I hope your son is doing well. Thinking of you! Hugs, Dena

Carole said...

Wow, stunning card Linda...all gorgeous!
I know what you mean about the summer holiday flying by..though it will be wonderful to get back to a 'normal' routine.
Sorry I haven't been around for a while..what with going on hoiday and having major virus/infection issues on my computer...I've not been able to leave comments on Blogger...anyway, Microsoft have sorted it out for me now...yay!
Have a great day.
Hugs
Carole x

Allison said...

wonderful cards Linda
Hope you have a nice bank holiday
AllisonX

Frazzled Crafts said...

Lovely cards, just adore the first ones image and the papers are so apt. Great images and papers on them all! Liz x

Cheryl said...

Absolutely gorgeous cards,love your papers and the first image is so adorable!!!
Hugs xx

Donna said...

Fantastic cards Linda, such pretty images and papers! Sounds like you have had quite a busy weekend, hope you enjoy the rest of BH Monday :) Donna x

Vicki (basement stamper) said...

These cards are so very sweet and fun!! I love your designs!! HUGS

Leah said...

Such great cards, I really love the first, blue and white one and that image is so sweet:)

Cindy Haffner said...

Oh Linanna I love all your cards, so pretty.

Scrapmumur said...

OH...It's very fabulous cards, Linda!!!!
Lovely colours used and details.
Thank you for your nice comments.
Have a great week.
Hugs, Mumur

Pinkllilac said...

Oh such adorable cards again Linda, love your sweet images and your papers and the details are gorgeous.

Hugs Linda

debra said...

Hi Linanna
Thanks for visiting my blog and leaving kind comments cheered me up loads. Love these cards to especially the Lilli of the valley wil have to go have a peep at there new designs.
Hope you had a good bank holiday
hugs Debra

Riet said...

What a beautiful cards,i love the images and colours.
So gorgeous papers.

Hugs Riet.x

Tracey said...

Stunning cards as always Linda :-)

Glad to hear you've had a relaxing weekend sweetie.

Hugs
Tracey
x

Mel said...

Wow stuning cards as always. Glad you have had a good weekend ~ Mel x

Natalie said...

Sorry I have not visited in a while Linda, you have made some beautiful cards as always. x

jackiescrafts said...

Great cards and I love the Lili of the Valley one with the gingham paper, it goes so well together but they are all lovely

Hope you are ok
Take care
Hugs Jackie x

cats whiskers said...

Wow dear what fabulouis creations, just love the LOTV card. Hope you are well and have enjoyed the Bh, I always feel as if Xmas is not too far away after this BH
Have a lovely week dear
Hugs Jacqui x

Cami said...

Oh these are all beautiful cards Linda! I don't think you lost your mojo dear, you surely came up with these beauties! Check your mail box this week OK? Hugs, Cami

debby4000 said...

Oh what lovely card, beautiful colours and images, but my fave has got to be the little girls from Lili of the valley.
luv
Debby

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