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by purplepenguin
Wed Jan 05, 2011 9:39 pm
Forum: Crafty Chat
Topic: Hobbycraft Sale!
Replies: 14
Views: 1584

Re: Hobbycraft Sale!

The basingstoke one was useless too. No papers left in the sale at all!
I had a
by purplepenguin
Wed Dec 15, 2010 9:14 pm
Forum: Crafty Chat
Topic: what christmas colours are you using?
Replies: 6
Views: 766

what christmas colours are you using?

After much too long a break from cardmaking- (study being decorated took much much longer than planned for a start) I'm making just a few christmas cards for family But I can't find my christmas papers anywhere :( so I'm thinking positive, this means I'm not tied to a certain colour range I've treat...
by purplepenguin
Fri Dec 10, 2010 2:23 pm
Forum: Crafty Chat
Topic: What are you all making these days?
Replies: 13
Views: 1442

Re: What are you all making these days?

I haven't made a card in a couple of months-not till last weekend when we finally had our study/workroom decorated. i still can't find some of my bits-if you were my christmas papers where would you hide? So I've been sewing alot instead. I've made hristmas outfits for Claudie and some of her presen...
by purplepenguin
Fri Apr 09, 2010 8:03 pm
Forum: Crafty Chat
Topic: local craft shop burnt down
Replies: 10
Views: 1064

Re: local craft shop burnt down

No Kath unfortunatley he didn't make it that far :cry:
by purplepenguin
Fri Apr 09, 2010 2:51 pm
Forum: Crafty Chat
Topic: local craft shop burnt down
Replies: 10
Views: 1064

Re: local craft shop burnt down

thats sad. But is it just me when there are tough times and they hear of this sort of thing they wonder if it was or wasn't accidental.. cynical moi.....sad about the pet shop bit though not in this case-a friend of mine is a friend of the family who own it- the 70yr old owner risked his life rushi...
by purplepenguin
Thu Apr 08, 2010 10:07 pm
Forum: Crafty Chat
Topic: local craft shop burnt down
Replies: 10
Views: 1064

local craft shop burnt down

http://www.deltaradio.co.uk/deltanew/index.php?option=com_content&view=article&id=1950:huge-fire-at-kingsley-garden-centre&catid=33:news&Itemid=60 I used to go there quite alot-it had a lovely little craft store called Carole's crafts,they did alot of unusual bits, but the whole complex was burnt d...
by purplepenguin
Thu Apr 08, 2010 9:41 pm
Forum: Get creating & swapping
Topic: TTC001 - Lilac
Replies: 39
Views: 6880

Re: TTC001 - Lilac

oh thats pretty carolyn-love that stamp!
I haven't made cards in ages but you've inspired me to have a go-thank you
by purplepenguin
Fri Mar 12, 2010 10:10 am
Forum: CBC Birthday 2010
Topic: CBC SPRING and BIRTHDAY CHALLENGE – Button It!!
Replies: 17
Views: 4366

Re: CBC SPRING and BIRTHDAY CHALLENGE

Sorry awful photo-thats what happens when you finish a project at 11.30pm!!

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A new pair of leggings for CJ-made from the sleeves of on of my old t-shirts- 3 buttons on each leg :wink:
by purplepenguin
Sun Mar 07, 2010 10:57 am
Forum: CBC Birthday 2010
Topic: CBC SPRING and BIRTHDAY CHALLENGE – 10 from 1
Replies: 56
Views: 10858

Re: CBC SPRING and BIRTHDAY CHALLENGE

ooh thats hard-but it would help me get a head start on the rest of the years birthdays-I'm so glad you said its not a race though!
by purplepenguin
Sat Mar 06, 2010 2:30 pm
Forum: CBC Birthday 2010
Topic: CBC SPRING and BIRTHDAY CHALLENGE – All white!! or pink or??
Replies: 37
Views: 7881

Re: CBC SPRING and BIRTHDAY CHALLENGE

ooh what lovely cards!
Mine is all shades of silver-although for some reason the writing looks black when I scan it :-?

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Thanks Sue-I haven't had the enthusiasm to make cards for ages
by purplepenguin
Sat Mar 06, 2010 2:29 pm
Forum: CBC Birthday 2010
Topic: CBC SPRING and BIRTHDAY CHALLENGE 2010 - Pick a Letter
Replies: 69
Views: 13224

Re: CBC SPRING and BIRTHDAY CHALLENGE 2010 - Pick a Letter

I chose S too
Staples, sentiment and slideholder thingies

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by purplepenguin
Sat Feb 27, 2010 11:03 am
Forum: CBC Birthday 2010
Topic: CBC SPRING AND BIRTHDAY CHALLENGE 2010 starts 5th March
Replies: 27
Views: 6449

Re: CBC SPRING AND BIRTHDAY CHALLENGE 2010 starts 5th March

ooh sounds wonderful-the kick I need to get me back cardmaking-and hubby is away the 13-15th march so it will give me something to do in the evenings :)
by purplepenguin
Sun Feb 14, 2010 10:38 am
Forum: Crafty Chat
Topic: Bulk buy lace...is yours still going
Replies: 36
Views: 2784

Re: Bulk buy lace...is yours still going

Still got quite a bit left-but I've used loads too :)
by purplepenguin
Mon Feb 08, 2010 10:05 pm
Forum: Get creating & swapping
Topic: CBC Crew Challenge - Butterflies - CBCC108
Replies: 77
Views: 10993

Re: CBC Crew Challenge - Butterflies - CBCC108

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I made this using the Polkadooodles Back to Nature cd, I really like the colours on this one :)