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Monday, 28 May 2012

Diamond Jubilee

Its taking forever to load anything onto my blog at the moment and after I finally got this on I realised I had forgotten to crop the background, not about to start again thought!  Just using up some Jubilee papers as they won't be much use after next weekend, everything I used on this card apart from the Union flag in the centre is from freebies from various magazines etc. I think I will be able to use some of them up in my London scrapbook if I ever get round to doing any more pages ! We had a fabulous Jubilee Tea Party in our village hall yesterday, all decked out with bunting, flowers , red/white and blue tablecloths and fabulous food ! Had a pianist playing all afternoon too, very nostalgic.  Hope we raised lots of cash as it was for our groups charity which this year is for Parkinsons Disease, a charity close to my heart as my Sister's husband had it and we saw at first hand what a terrible thing it is. Think this will fit a few challenges

Craft Your Days Away  - Red, White and Blue
Glitter Geeks                 -  Jubilee
One Stitch At A Time   -  Red, White and Blue
The Crafty Pad              -  Colours Of Your Country's flag

12 comments:

  1. I am loving what you have done with these freebies I have used them on couple of things too but this I think is really classy and stylish
    Jacki xx

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  2. How delightful!!! terrific card.

    Thanks for joining us at Craft Your Days Away.

    Mari

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  3. Sounds like you had a fab day of celebration :) great card, fits the theme perfectly - thanks for joining the Glitter Geeks Challenge this week x

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  4. Lovely creation, very patriotic and fits in great with our challenge :) Thanks for joining us at Glitter Geeks this week, Carol x

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  5. Love what you did with the papers
    Lisa x

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  6. I just love your Jubilee card!
    Thanks so much for sharing it with us at The Crafty Pad this week!
    Good Luck
    Hugs
    Dawn xx

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  7. Sounds like you all enjoyed a good celebration. Love your Jubilee card, they are super papers.
    Yvonne x

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  8. I love your card Joan, very patriotic. I too hope you made lots of money, Parkinson's is a terrible condition which effects the whole family. Caz

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  9. I absolutely love your card, really patriotic! Thanks for joining in at The Crafty Pad this week. Estelle xx

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  10. This card looks suitable regal! love it! great details!
    Thankyou so much for joining the fun this time over at craft your days aways challenge!
    hugs
    Jacqui P x

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  11. A great diamond jubilee card.

    Thanks for joining us at Craft Your Days Away in our red white and blue challenge this fortnight and good luck.

    Hugs Sarahxx

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  12. Ooh I love this! Thank you for joining us at OSAAT this week, hope to see you again soon :-) Elaine DT -xxx-
    p.s I have new candy if you would like to enter http://sparklingblackrose-craftmylife.blogspot.co.uk/2012/06/winner-of-my-candy-and-new-candy.html

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