Monday, 30 April 2012

Dusted off the cricut!!!

Morning Peeps!

Well the cold is still winning in and my energy has felt zapped away for the last 2 days!!! However, the sun is actually really shining this morning so I feel a whole tonne better just for seeing that.

Last night I actually opened my cricut up and made something with it. A friend of mine has a little girl called Asha and she is into Hello Kitty at the moment (...super yey for the hello kitty greetings cart!!!!) 

I am still loving my cloudy sky freebie paper from Funky Hand a couple of months ago, its so cute and was just perfect for a kitty in an aeroplanes background. Her eyes and nose are actually glossy accented but its hard to see in the piccy.

I cut Asha's name with my Tim Holtz chip block die and then stuck it onto the twine. I couldn't help but add 2 girly bows to the ends of the twine too, it looked really cute!! The sentiment is all glitzy and gorgeous from my crafters companion iridescent spray but that was hard to get a piccy of too!! I wobbled it out on some foam pads to make it look like it was floating through the air too!

I need to get my crafty thing on today and make a tonne of cards for the little charity sale we will be having at work to raise money for Adie's Just giving page. Adie, who is Asha's dad, has a just giving page and is raising money for MND. What makes it even more awesome is that Adie is battling with MND himself and doing such an awesome job with raising money for the charity that I am in complete awe of him. His blog is here if you want to pop along and say hi to him I know he loves visitors, and I love his style of writing because he is so honest and humorous. I got through a range of emotions reading his blog, from happiness to sadness and then right back to happy again! 

So thats me for this morning!! thank you for popping in on me!
huge hugs Lou xxx


  1. Hi Lou super card and I bet it will be loved,I need to use my cricut more it is covered in dust at the moment.
    Hugs Louise xx

  2. Hi sweetie this is stunning love the colour choices too gorgeous work huggles Pops x x x

  3. this is TOO CUTE!! love it mama:)....

    hope you are feeling better!! mwah!

  4. Great card Lou. I wonder how many of us do have cricuts sitting gathering dust.
    Eileen x

  5. This is so so sweet Lou ! I love Hello Kitty too, she is so cute ! Love the colours you have chosen and the background too ! Hugs, blessings and love from Catherine

  6. this is darling, believe me my Cricut does not have dust, lol. hugs

  7. This is so fab Lou! I love it so cute, hope you are on the mend soon hugs Rebekah xxx

  8. Super cute card Lou - just 'purrfect' for a Hello Kitty fan :o)
    Thanks for popping by my blog today.
    Have a fab evening.
    Take care
    Debs xx

  9. Love it!!! My Molly and Lucy would love it too.

    Hope you're feeling better soon Lou.

  10. Super cute Lou...!

    big hugs Vicky xx

  11. so stunning the sweet hello kitty and fabby clouds :D

    xx coops xx

  12. This is adorable!! My niece is a huge Hello Kitty fan too :)


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