Sunday, 24 June 2012

Catching up...

I hope you've all had a good weekend & yours hasn't gone as quickly as mine lol.  I thought I'd catch up with a bit of blogging while hubby's out watching the England football match.  We've been off work & out & about so I have lots of crafty catching up to do.  You will pleased to know (if you're interested lol) that I got a dress & fascinator (well it just a bow on a headband really but it very pretty) for my son's forthcoming wedding (28th July) just gotta get jacket, shoes & bag now :S  
I also had to go to the dentist (again) while we were off & am slightly apprehensive as I have to have a lil minor op as I have an infection in my root canal - so I'm back to work tomorrow & when I finish at 2 it's straight to the dentist, what a great way to start the week!

Anyway that's what's been happening with me the past week & here is a couple of cards I made recently for my brothers birthday & Father's Day.  As I have been so short of time lately I used Pink Petticoat sentiments & papers - I am such a fan of Pink Petticoat & their designs lend themselves to CAS.  I used kraft card blanks & the papers are from the "Big Fella" collection & I just finished off with buttons, twine, punched stars & pearls.

The challenges:
Delightful - Anything Goes
Crafts & Me - Anything Goes
My Mum's Craft Shop - About the Boys
Moving Along With The Times - Happy Birthday
Fussy & Fancy - Boy Attitude
2 Sisters - Anything Goes

Thanks for looking :D


Jane said...

Oh I feel your pain...not the dental type...having to endure the other half & football!!!!
You'd think my OH was in charge....I keep telling him to calm down, it's only a game...waste of breath!
Great cards, looking forward to your wedding photos & that outfit.xx

Sue B said...

Aww these are fab cards Tracey! I love the designs and layouts. Gorgeous papers and embellishments - they are perfect male cards!
Thanks for joining us at MAWTT and Good Luck in the Challenge!
Hugs Sue xx

Lola said...

I'm a fan of Pink Petticoat too! Great job using her papers/sayings. And I hope the dentist appointment went well...been there, done that. Heal quickly!

Chrissy said...

Fabulous male card Tracey...hope the dentist goes well, rather you than me,I'm such a
Thanks for joining in with us at ‘Fussy and Fancy’


Flutterby Trina said...

Lovely card! Love the colours! Thanks for playing along with us this week at MMCS and our 'for the boys' challenge - good luck and hope to see you again soon! x

Suzie McFloozy said...

Hi Tracey these are great "boys" cards - fab papers and embellies hun x
Thanks so much for playing along with us at MMCS challenges this week & good luck x
((hugs)) Suzie xoxo

Craftin Suzie (Susan Wykes) said...

These are just fabulous male cards, love the colours you have used. Hope your dental treatment has gone ok. Thanks so much for joining us this week at Delightful Challenges for our Anything Goes Challenge, hugs Susan x

Lisa Jane said...

Fab CAS cards .. great papers
Thanks for joining us for our 3rd birthday celebrations at MAWTT
Lisa x

Anda said...

Great cards with a perfect colour scheme for male cards! Love the buttons :) Thanks for joining us at Fussy and Fancy this week. xx

~♥~The Navy Wife~♥~ said...

Your card is fab! Love the stars! Thank you for playing with us at Moving Along With The Times.

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