Wednesday, September 4, 2013

WOYWW #222 Sharing the birthday love...



Happy WOYWW everyone!! I am joining in late today as I got in from work at 2am this morning.....Go to Stamping Ground and meet Julia and the gang, if you have no idea what I am yabbering about!

This week I have a bumper bonus stack of photos for you, as I got the final piece of furniture for the craft room...I was hoping to be all organised and have it all tidy for you...

Main photo - my rather messy desk, but now with Promarkers ON my desk!! Yay - front and centre is a stack of goodies from JT.

Card from JT - this is the card that you can see on my desk. It's beautiful and was waiting for me when I got in at 2am today and it's so me!

Card From JT

New expedit in the craft room - which now separates my desk from the 'bedroom' area - needs new boxes and a proper organising session, but you get the idea!

New Expedit - craft shelving for the bedroom 

Final photo is of my shiny new noticeboard (not the best photo) It is magnetic and has cork edges so you can pin stuff too. I covered it with some left over Ikea Fabric...I finally used the hot glue gun...go me!
It was an idea I saw on Pinterest and I think it works.

Sorry for the epic post....but I promise I am nearly done.

Now on to the sharing of the birthday love. As I am 40 next month and you are all so lovely, I thought that from the 28th of September for 40 days I would make cards for 40 lovely WOYWW'ers.

All you have to do is email me your address and let me know if I should leave it blank so you can use it - wherever you are in the world and I'll send you a card!!

It's a little bit off the wall, but I think it will be fun.

Happy WOYWW.

Cx

p.s small print on the 40 days of fun...I promise to post them all before December 31st!!

11 comments:

  1. Hello C, thank you for your visit - and lovely comments. To answer your question no I'm not a seamstress but I do make hand sewn gifts and decorations from felt.

    Your new room divider looks great and is going to be perfect when you get organised. Loved your colourful desk - and is that a carousel pin cushion I can see peeping out from behind your laptop?

    Have a happy week MMx #45

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  2. Hello again Claire - a cupcake? Cool - I look forward to seeing the photo - the colours are gorgeous. Thank you. MMx

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  3. I love my promarkers and they have to be on my desk ALWAYS! I only have a craft area not a whole room but I make it work all the same :)

    Sarah @ A Cat-Like Curiosity

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  4. hi there i was late too this week....enjoy your new expedit.....you will enjoy the space....happy week zeffy 103

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  5. Wow! Your room divider is fabulous! I love the card with the dressform you received too. When is your birthday exactly? Mine is in September too! We must both be Librans. Julie Ann x #32

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  6. Have fun organising your space Claire. Love that unit. I think the invisible pin board is a novel idea!!! ;-) Guess you decide the photo wasn't up to scratch. Your card making celebration sounds fab. Happy WOYWW from Helen 70

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  7. Hey there Sweet Treat… How are ya doing??? So your the big 4-0 this yr. My 40th birthday was one of the most memorable birthdays ever. My sister has a birthday next month too. What day does yours fall on. I really love that shelving. I'm gonna have to get my hubby to builld me some. He made me a really neat little 4 ft shelf with all these little cubbies in it, but I really love the openess of yours. I'll chat with you soon. Happy Hump Day!!! (((((BIG HUGS))))
    Kimmie #3

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  8. Great idea to seperate your room this way. It looks great, as does your desk.
    Thanks for stopping by earlier.
    Happy (late) WOYWW and I wish you a wonderful week.
    xx Monique #60

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  9. Glad you like the card! I loved making it. I hope I'm in your card exchange :)

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  10. I like the Ikea shelf as a room divider. Pleasing to the eye and functional. Doesn't get any better than that. April #22

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  11. Hope you had a fantastic birthday!!!
    Very late for 222 WOYWW - just popping by to say thanks for visiting - promise to be a good girl this week LOL... Hugs Mxx #77

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Thanks Cx