15 December 2011

happy holiday scrappin ~ pressie from zoe

wow ~ can you believe it's only 9 more days til christmas! i'm pretty well done all the 'christmassy' shopping...just a couple more cards and i'm done! i'm so looking forward to getting together with family and friends over the holidays and juz chillaxin! (and eating all that scrumptious food ~ diet can come later!)

this week over the try it on tuesday ~ the theme is 'tagtastic' ~ gift tags galore! i used the new stamp the received from the craft barn ~ from winning a challenge at try it on tuesday ~ isn't it adorable! i stamped ~ colored ~ layered and handstiched the stocking. thanks again for the scrumptious goodie.
i made a christmas card for dh's sister using sketch 132 over at sweet sketch wednesday. and again...the dt has some great inspiration ~ do check it out!
...and oh ~ this week i received a brown envie in the mail ~ all the way from the UK. i was so surprised..and didn't have a clue who it was from...as there was no return addy. ok...i opened it up and these were the goodies i received from 'zoe'...whoa... such scrumptious goodies! i've always admired her talent and creativy...and now ~ i've got a few goodies in hand! i'm honored! the altered canvas is absolutely gorgeous IRL...and those butterfly embellies are 3D and so yummy! i love butterflies. also, zoe made the necklance...ok.....like...WOWZA..that is just toally rawkin kewl! the colors are just beautiful. and it's funny...i have been searching for a necklace to go with my new blouse that i'm wearing at christmas...and this matches just perfect. THANK YOU SO MUCH ZOE! you're a sweetheart and i will cherish your gifts foreva! big hugz!
isn't that penquin card adorable!
 'thank you ~ thank you ~ thank you'
thanks everyone for popping by
hope you all have a fabulous scrappin happy week!
and hugz


Zoechaos said...

So glad it got there safely and that the you like all those little bits and pieces, its good to share. Happy Christmas hunny XOXO Zoe

Cazro said...

Loving your tagtastic tag, thanks so much for playing along with us at TIOT. Hope to see you again. Caz

mulberry station said...

HI Melody. I hope all is well in your part of the world. I am loving all your projects. They are all adorable. I love the lace trim you have been using one your last few cards. Thanks for joining us.
Nancy SSw-DT

Donna C said...

Totally RAWKIN' Mel !!! So exciting to get a surprise package with kewl stuff ! Love the cards and the tags ! Have a fantastic Christmas and hope to see lots more things coming from you in the future .... and yes at some point I will update my blog when I find a few minutes to upload some photos !!! Crazy busy here and will be until the 27th !!!!

Patti P. said...

Melody, aren't you the lucky one to get a surprise present through the mail, Your goodies are so pretty. I love your tag and that is such a wonderful stocking stamp. Loving the card for us at SSW this week, all of your lace is so pretty and your image, beautifully colored. Great job with the sketch.
Have a great weekend.
Patti SSW/DT

The Stamper's Touch said...

Wow Melody, look at all these lovely projects you've created!! Each and every one has so much wonderfulness packed inside!! They are all gorgeous. Thanks for joining us this week at Sweet Sketch Wednesday.


Kathie said...

Hi Melz, your card is wonderful as usual, I just adore this image of Tilda and your colours are so yummy I could eat them I adore that green. Very pretty lace trim and those red roses are the icing on the cake yummo.
Love your necklace amazing colours. Congrats on an awesome card. Thanks for sharing it at Sweet Sketch Wednesday and good luck.

Kirsty Vittetoe said...

Lovely creations!!!!

PatR said...

Hi there Melody, hope things are good with you. Love your tag and the stamp is adorable. All your projects are fantastic and thank you for sharing them with us and for joining us for the TioT challenge again this week. Thanks for being such a great blogger. hugs xxx

Jeannie said...

Another beautiful job this week with our sketch! Gorgeous lace too. Thanks so much for joining us this week at Sweet Sketch Wednesday.

Peace & Luv,

Clarky J said...

This is an utterly stunning tag! Thanks for sharing it at Try it on Tuesday Melody and for stopping by my blog and leaving such lovely comments - they always inspire me xxxxx Janet

Genevieve said...

Melody, it's a real pleasure visiting your blog, your creations are stunning!! Thanks so much for joining us this week :)

Genevieve SSW DT

Arlana said...

What a beautiful Christmas card.I love the added lace Melody. Hugs Arlana@SSW!!!

Sharon Basel said...

Love the vintage look and feel of this card Melody. The lace is wonderful and I adore the faux stitching all over - really great touch. And of course your coloring is always scrumptious! Merry Christmas to you. I love your new profile photo too. Thanks for sharing your incredible talent with us week after week at Sweet Sketch Wednesday!
Sharon, SSW-DT

Pia said...

Wooow melody what a wonderful cards
hugs Pia