Jul 23, 2018

July Cards

New Baby Cards

Single Gate Fold.
Christening card for Girl

inside view

Back of Card

White Silver and Gold
Baby Christening
I have used the prettiest gathered Embroidered Anglaise Lace
with Ribbon eyelets at the top, 
which has Silver Glitter ribbon threaded through it.

New Baby Boy Card
Decoupaged Teddy
Finished with pretty Cream Guipure lace
With a band of  flat Embroidered Anglaise Lace
with Ribbon eyelets at the top,  
which I threaded narrow blue satin ribbon through

Side view of decoupage.

New Baby Girl Card
With  Vintage baby girl topper, layered on a doily 
and surrounded with pink gems 
With satin and gingham ribbon band,
with pretty pink guipure lace.
Finished with Satin bow, and 
Pretty flowers and leaves from I Am Roses.

Jul 17, 2018

Another Loaded Envelope to share
This one is a private swap with Becky Keenagan 
Which is a vintage theme
I made a selection of toppers, and filled the envelope with handmade paper flowers, stick pins, miniature bouquets, pretty images and matting layers, with Matching backgrounds, and added little bags of lace and embellishments.
Envelope filled with lots of goodies
and the handmade toppers, flowers and bouquets

Flower and Bouquets

Vintage tag

3 more tags

This one has a handmade bird bath

Vintage tag

Packs of Ready to use Images, Vintage Lace,  
pretty embellishments, and 3 stick pins

Few more toppers, matching paper, stamps and pearls

inside view of box


back of box
you could add extra pockets to the back
to hold more goodies

Jul 11, 2018

Loaded Envelope Swaps Ready to post out.
Theme for July Swap on Loaded Envelopes Galore Facebook
Was  Magical Unicorns

I create a bucket style envelope 
with a concertina case, 
so that I could add lots of packs of pretty 
embellishments and lace and ribbons
I added some pretty toppers and a pretty hanging display 
this one has been posted to 
Gem Tulsie

This one is for
Kim Alting
its similar but different.

Jul 2, 2018

Afternoon Tea Update
Just letting everyone know how much we raised for 
the Fiveloaves Homeless Charity in Bray.
Afternoon Tea, Donations and Raffle €1130.00
plus €76.00 was made from Hat Auction.
so total was €1206.00

Thank you to the following ladies 
who popped in to me or sent me via paypal 
a donation or  bought tickets
Eileen Reale
Brigid Ward
Vonnie Roche
Ann Burke
Ann Gallagher
Ann Lennon
Aiveen Judge
Susan Armstrong
Miriam Coyle
Margaret O Loughlin
Liz Keily
Kay Kealy
Celine O Carroll

I hope I haven't forgotten anyone.
A huge big thank you
To everyone who came on the day
and a Special Great Big  Thank you
to Roberta Ruth and Edel Shannon
who helped me on the day
and getting everything ready.

We had a wonderful day, the weather was perfect, and our special guest Liam Ruth, started the afternoon with a fabulous sing song, with lots of ladies joining for a song or two.

Thank you
To the 2 volunteer helpers 
Mhuireann and Katie 
who did lots of running up and down steps.
and washing up.

Will share some photos later today.

God Bless to you all
Yvonne and Roberta.