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Wednesday, January 11, 2012

WOYWW, is it really 136???

Hello all my lovely bloggers!

I have been missing from the game for a while due to holidays, visitors and complete lack of creativness! I think I haven't had such a bad spell in ages! I didn't even feel like going into my craft room! But I think it is over now - I have these ideas flashing in my head and I have also put some into reality which I will show in a minute! 
I hope you all had lovely holidays and enjoyed your time with family and friends! I had a good time and I would like to say ( a bit late I know) that I do wish you all a healthy, happy and successful most of all very crafty 2012!
So let me show you my desk and my last making and then I will just show you a few photos from my 3 day getaway over the new year!
First up my desk of this morning  - nothing exciting but I am showing off my new stuff !Here is a card I am making and my new stamps - they are from Papermania and they are called Urban stamps - lots of stamps in each package - definitly worth the money! 

Next up is my brand new paper crimper - love it! My DBF gave me two very nice new crafty tools for Christmas - one is the paper crimper...

and the other is this lovely case full of tools for making jewelry - not that I am going to make a big crafty change but I am using more and more of it on my cards so this will be handy! Right Jo?????? 

Next up is my usual mess on the left hand side.....

Here is what I created the other day....finally made something - used my new stamps and crimper......

Ok and now a few photos from my short holiday - here is a view from my hotel room - looking over the gardens and the bay....

Here is a picture of the actual bay of Strunjan with the mountains in the background.....

This is me on News Years Eve - all shiny ha, ha....

and another picture from Portorož - the Nice of our seaside.....

So there that is all from me today !
Have a lovely day and enjoy the snooping - I will be round to see you !
Lots of hugs to all of you


  1. Love the card, very pretty and just in time for Valentine's!

  2. Welcome back!! Fun post..lots of great photos. Vacation looks great.and I love the card you made. Hope things calm a bit and you can get back to crafting..Enjoy WOYWW and have a great week.

  3. Štampiljke res zgledajo odlično in tudi niso drage. Lepa čestitka ti je uspela iz novih pripomočkov. Zdaj pa le veselo na ustvarjalno delo :)) Veliko navdiha ti želim.

  4. Good to have you back in the fold. Love the photos, good to get away even for a short time. The card is lovely, and that IS a jumbo crimper if ever I saw one!

  5. Welcome back. You've been missed. Fab card and your photos are really lovely.
    A x
    PS Don't forget to pop over to my blog to make your guess and join in the celebration fun if you haven't already.....and good luck

  6. I could hardly wait to visit your desk because you are always so good about visiting me. Looks like we both get to extend "welcome back" messages.

    Loved the paper crimper. I can see lots of uses for it. And your holiday looks awesome. Just being in a warm climate is a holiday I would enjoy.

    Happy WOYWW (#3).

  7. I had to look up the place you went on holiday - Google maps is fab! I did a Geography/Archaeology degree so love maps and am always really interested to find out about new places! Glad you had a fab time there - great photo :)
    Hugs, LLJ #26 xx
    PS Love the card you made with your new tools!

  8. Awesome post! I love going to the sea for holidays. Your new tools are awesome. I too have started making baubles for tags and cards. Thanks for sharing and have a great week! Vickie #50

  9. Good to see you again....Fab post with lots of interesting items to snoop on. I love your card, really creative and lucky you getting so much new stash too!
    The holiday looks wonderful and so do you! Glad you enjoyed it. I'm having a chat with Donna tonight so maybe we can Skype on Friday?
    Love JoZarty x

  10. Lovely post, glad you have come back, your christmas crafty goodies are great, just love the card x x x Hugs May x x x

  11. Fab crafty space, and love your photos ... its raining here today :( . Thanks for sharing.
    Cathy xx (#24)

  12. thank goodness I came here first. My skype and face to face are open so Jo & I can make arrangements - to make it simple I'm giving Jo free reign to fix the dates direct with you, I have only two restrictions: I can't go until after April, and I prefer to travel outside school holiday times ( ignorant tourists are baaaad, other peoples badly mannered children are woooorse)

    can't wait,

    also I am thinking of having a winch sited over my desk so I can reach over my mounds of crap and get to the stuff at the back, so you may one day be able to 'fly' over my desk....

  13. You'll love the crimper! Your desk looks well loved, as any crafty desk should!!!

    The photos of your mini vacation are fabulous. I'm jealous; there is still lots of snow on the ground where I live.

    WOYWW #45

  14. Lovely to have you back D, hope you have a wonderful and healthy 2012. I have a paper crimper too and rarely use it, you've made me want to dig it out! lovely stamps and that's a great card you've made with them. The holiday snaps look great, thanks for sharing.

    Brenda 101

  15. Welcome back! Love the shabby hearts! They look so cool! Love the pictures from the holiday! And a Shiny you! Thanks for sharing! -Amanda 34

  16. I'm seeing how many I can get round this way.then when I have finished I'll come back again, that is if I can STOP reading all the posts first Happy WOYWW

    LOu P

    1. Ojla D., tvoje objave sem že pogrešala.
      Lepe štampiljke si kupila in darilo, ki si ga prejela je super. Zelo mi je všeč nakit kot dodatek na voščilnicah :). Prav poživi vse. Zvijalec papirja je krasna stvar, moj je kar veliko v uporabi.
      Tudi jaz ti želim vse dobro in velikoooo zdravja v tem letu. Lp J.

  17. I think a break is a good thing for the mind and soul...great pictures! Lots of wonderful stash and your new card is a beauty...looking good! Thanks for the peek in to your crafty space...Sarah at 6

  18. Oh wow, looks like your holiday was spent in the most lovely places! And look at you all glam and gorgeous. I have the same new stamp sets, I've made some cards with them too, but not as lovely as the one you've made, perhaps I'll show them soon!

  19. Lovely holiday photos. Those urban stamps look interesting (might have to investigate) - thanks for the peep at your workspace(Hazel, WOYWW 67) x

  20. Looks like a great place for a vacation. Your cards are very cool - as I scrolled through other posts, I see that's your favorite thing and you're very creative with them. Thanks for the visit....

  21. Your holiday looks great and so do you. HNY to you too.
    Love the hearts on your card - does the stamp make them like that or have you cut them into that fringy shape on the side? Whatever, it is a great card.
    Thanks for sharing and for commenting on my blog - Hugs, Neet xx

  22. Sorry I'm late, but lovely to see a nice busy desk! Nice Christmas goodies as well, and I love the card you made with the crimper

  23. Hi from Ros A, she is having trouble with her blog and couldn't post a greeting. Looks like you had a lovely holiday.

  24. Great holiday photos
    Jackie #113

  25. What a beautiful Valentine! And what a wonderful friend!