Monday, 27 June 2011


So its Monday again and I have had a lovely week especially because  I received a versatile blogger award  Thanks Jan xxx
 So here goes ..................................................................
  A big Thankyou  to Jan of  handcrafted by picto for choosing me for a
'Versatile Blogger Award' 

It's lovely to get an award for all my blogging and crafting and as part of accepting this Award I have to.........

  • Make a post linking back to the person who gave you the award.... done.
  • Share seven random things about yourself..... read on.
  • Award seven recently discovered bloggers with this award and contact them to let them know they have won..... done, read on.

So as part of receiving this Award the 7  random things about myself are...........
1. I love designs with cupcake themes
2. Sewing is my real passion I never enjoyed it at school though I think it was all the theory
3. I love my three daughters so much and I am very proud of them all 
4. I secretly wish to move back to my hometown Bromley in Kent 
5. I am a terrible hoarder well it may come in handy one day???????????
6. I miss my Dad every day of the year 
7. I love watching H20 with my daughter its about mermaids
and my choice for the 7 other blogs to be given the award to are...........  

1.  whens the goat coming? A very good friend and so creative and homely
2. 1st unique gifts  For the great concept of Handmade Monday Please take a look at all the great blogs
3. craft and activities 4 elderly great ideas for everyone 
4. refashion co-op this great refashions on here and updated a lot x
5. ragbags and gladrags  another sewing blog very interesting
6. handcrafted by picto  A wonderful crafter with lots of talent she also loves cup-cakes and I love the way she uses the alphabet for her blogs
7. Carolee Crafts inspirational blogger

So take a look and make a comment the best part of blogging is knowing that people are interested in reading it I for one shriek in delight every time I get  a comment 

Now for Handmade Monday 
These are the ideas I had for embroidery they are put together in kits

and can be sewn onto anything you like  I was thinking of putting them on Folksy two butterflies and a flower in each 

I also had a fab day on thursday as it was prom night for my middle daughter here she is 

she has her tiara on made by my eldest and a matching necklace that I made she looked stunning xxx
 Thanks for reading and will see you next Monday xxxxxxxxxxxxxxx


  1. Thank you for the blog award, such fun to read about others. Love the look of the kits and think they would sell well, so pretty as is your daughter on her prom night.

  2. Your daughter looks absolutely gorgeous. Hope she had a wonderful night.

    Thanyou for the award - I've just blogged about this particular one, but will add you to my next blog award post (coming up as soon as I get round to it!).

    The cushions look lovely - love that colour x

  3. Your daughter looks fab, I love the matching tiara and necklace, they go so well with the dress, the car sets off the scene lovely. Thank you for the award, it will get a mention in my next post, you are so kind.

    Jan x

  4. The kits look great!Lovely photos of the prom night-great tiara and necklace!

  5. How fun to have a daughter gong to prom! I had only boys so it was a little different. Hope she had fun, she looked beautiful! :) Loved your blog today, it made me smile, thank you. :)

  6. Your daughter looks very glamourous and grown up.
    Hugs Mrs A.

  7. Hope you can think of 7 more things to say! I'd like to give you the One Lovely Blog award - you can grab the button and read the rules on my blog. Anna x

  8. Thanks for all the lovely comments this week an thanks Puupyfly Boutique for the award I struggled last weeek as i love so many blogs on here xxx