Saturday, May 9, 2009


I love it when Friday comes...it is my all time FAVOURITE challenge - mind you I love them all, but the Twsited Sister one is very dear to me as this group of people have become like family to me on SCS. I love the connections that we can make with each other...and that is one of the plus' with this passion of ours - it can't help but connect you with people!!!
For this weeks Twisted Sister Challenge we were to to make a card with Plum, Pink and Grey, add some brads and use SC185.....I played along nicely until I realised that we have had our first 'cultural difference' PLUMS ARE NOT PURPLE!!! I have put one of our beautiful Australian plums next to my card so you can see the reason for the colour I used...THIS IS PLUM!!!! What's the story with this purple business! LOL!!!
I also went outside the guildlines and used pearls instead of brads - brads were just too CHUNKY and looking plain UGLY and that would never do with that GORGUSS girl!!
I packed up and went to bed at around 12:45am and was just arriving into the 'comfort zone' when I got a TEXT....my DD's are on their first sleepover and DD2 texted me asking me to ring as they were still awake and could not sleep...I rang and she said 'Oh, you're up' What a girl...she texted again this morning at 7am as she was awake and no-one else was!!! I guess we are in for tired girls this afternoon...and we all know what that means...ahhh!!!
Thank you for dropping by - please leave me a comment and give me your thoughts on PLUM - I gotta know!!! By the way, no plums were hurt in the taking of this photo LOL!


  1. I love this card Linda - gorgeous paper and beautifully coloured image!!! FABULOUS!!! :)

  2. I so want some of these stamps, they are so cute. You definately did it justice. Magnolias and House Mouse, not much out there cuter.

  3. This is GORGEOUS, love the colors and the image!

  4. Cole just had his first ever sleepover too. I was a nervous wreck. How fun for them. How sweet that they were thinking of you... I Love this card. These images are some of my favorites. Great job Linda.. Thanks for the cyber hugs this a.m. It was the first thing I read when I got up...

  5. Linda your blog is looking beautiful! Gorjuss card of course! I have missed so many of our challenges lately...I'm starting to feel guilty! I wonder what next friday's is? Maybe I could get a big head start this week! I hope your girls had fun and aren't toooo tired today!


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