Wooo hooo!!! My card has been chosen Top 3 at Send a Smile 4 Kids May Challenge ;-)) Yeeey!!!
I'm back!!! From Poland and in blogland, that is ;)). Poland was lovely and sunny. We were very lucky with the weather, the moment we left my home town had a really heavy snow fall which caused a total chaos...! snowing in May, whatever next??
Appart from the hairdresser not showing up, me having to come up with a presentable hair do for for my niece in 20 mins, me having to run back to the house in my heels to get the special candle my S-I-L was convinced wasn't required until the afternoon service, my niece's First Holy Communion went with no trouble at all! lol ;)
The "official pictures" haven't been released yet so here's one of the "unofficial" ones...:)
I still can't believe that the hairdresser didn't even have the courtesy to phone to say she wasn't coming... poor child (my niece that is) was very upset, as if the occassion itself wasn't bringing enough emotions for that little heart of hers... Mind you. In my days, back in 18th century or so, you had to sleep wearing hair rollers. They made those lovely deep waves in your hair as well as your head, awwww... those were the days!
Where was I... Yes, right, it's an "Anything goes" week at Sentimental Sundays. We want to see whatever your heart desires! As long as it's a piece of art and has a sentiment on it ;)).
I promised to show you the card I made for my niece's Big Day. So here is goes ;).
I was inspired by the work of Agnieszka - I have recently come across her blog, it's really lovely.
I also made a little keepsake album for a few favourite pictures from the day and a box to match the set. I will share it soon!
Well, if you fancy some fabulous sentiments by Raindrop Echo, either this week's freebies or the winner's prize, head over to the challenge blog and join in the fun! And if you enjoy our challenges as much as we do, why don't you take part in our DT call? For further deets click here.
Sentimental Sundays are also celebrating the first anniversary! I can't believe it's been a year already, time flies! ;)
To celebrate the anniversary, you will have several chances to win a digital sentiment of your choice from Raindrop Echo Designs Whimsy Stamps Digital Collection. All you have to do is visit the participating DT members' blogs and leave a comment on their Sentimental Sundays post for this week. That means that if you visit leave a comment for Ann E, Ceal, Cheryl, Joanna (that's me!), Lisa, Melissa, Nicole, Shirley, Tameko and Tracey, you will get a chance to win one digital sentiment set! ;).
I also promise to visit you soon as I have neglected my lovely blogland Friends whilst I was away... Have a lovely Sunday and thank you for lasting until the end of the post...lol ;).
Challenges for this card:
Catch the Bug May '11 - Anything goes
Crazy 4 challenges #86 - April showers bring May flowers
Send a smile 4 Kids #9 - Flowers
Stamping Vacation - Very vintage challenge - sewing
Sweet Stampin' - Childhood memories
Flourishes Timeless Tuesday #116 - For a child (13yrs and younger)
Top Tip Tuesday #32 - Open challenge
Cheerful Stamp Pad #17 - Little girls with curls
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