Saturday, 22 May 2010

VIP birthday #2 - from me

This is another fab Mo Manning image called "Checking Facebook",
ideal for my daughter, who is always on FB.
My daughter loves red, & her dressing gown is aqua.

I was in M&S the other day & saw some cream cakes on display. I stopped, did a double take & bought a box......................because I wanted the box to use on this card! Lol. I knew it was just what I needed to go with the aqua on the dressing gown. Put a piece of ribbon with it & voila!

(btw - the family appreciated the cakes lol.)

Close up of the image.
I use Ryman's bright white 200gsm card for my Promarkers, but this batch is not the same as usual. It's not as bright, or as smooth, & the Promarkers were bleeding on the card. I am very disappointed with it - I'm hoping I have a rogue batch & that it isn't a permanent change.
HOTP sentiment which I used on the inside of the card.

tfl, & for any comments you may wish to leave.


Jenny said...

I love this Noreen. Reminds me of my own grandaughter Sophie. Always on facebook, using my laptop and her red hair pinned up!! Gorgeous. Jenny

WILLIE...! said...

oooooO! Noreen.
Bit sexy this, love it, love it.
Just right on a hot Sunday morning.
Well done, made my day.....!
Any more photos of Mia? :0)

kay said...

brilliant card noreen,x

Annette said...

This is gorgeous she'll love it. You sure you bought the cakes just for the box!!!! xx

Noreen said...

Ha ha Sandra, well ok then, I forced myself to eat a cake too - but yes, I really did buy the cakes because I wanted the box!

Willie - I certainly didn't take any photos of her at 4.45a.m. when she brought a dead mouse into my room to play with! When I took it away from her, she ran outside to see if she could find another plaything.

Jennifer said...

What a fab image! Lovely!! xx Jenny xx

Mau xx said...

What excuses a Girl will make to get a

great Card though, well worth the purchase.
Become a follower...not sure why I show as Newacorns though!
Hugs Mau xx