Saturday, 17 March 2012

You're The Cat's Meow .... Sketch Saturday Challenge #199

:-O  ... where has this week gone?!  The interior design at Paula's seems to have ceased this week and taken its place is retail therapy :| and it all started with that blasted trip to Homebase last Saturday and things  got progressively worse throughout the week :D ... the list of purchases and things obtained for Paula, Mum and ourselves presently stands at ....

2 x Zinc Planters
2 x Zinc Trough Planters
5 x Small Zinc Pots
4 x 6 Primrose Packs
1 x 750ml Satin Paint
1 x Huge bag of bird seed and 8 fat balls
4 x 40L Compost
1 x Stag Minstrel Tallboy
2 x Silver Table Lamps
1 x Network Card/ Modem Card
1 x Garden Book
1 x VW Camper  Naughts & Crosses Game
2 x Wooden Letter Light Pulls (S & L)
1 x Carrier Bag of Books
1 x Reed Woven Basket Case/Bag
2 x Tops for Rylee
1 x Pair PJ's for Rylee
1 x Snuggle Blanket
1 x Cream Table Lamp and Shade (free)
1 x Raised Garden Bed, Pallet and Kneeler (free)
11 x Brass Dropper Handles
1 x Electric Fire, Surround, Adams Style Fireplace and Hearth
3 x Wooden Mushrooms (free)  ..... #:-S
I'm not even going to mention the sausage sandwiches, cups of tea/coffee, cans of pop, turkey/ham salad rolls and a lemon lattice tart that was brought whilst shopping ...:D

Let's move quickly onto this weeks Sketch Challenge from Sketch Saturday.  This weeks Challenge is being sponsored by the lovely Nikki from Bunny Zoe's Crafts who is offering the lucky winner a

and if that's not enough  ...

... the fabulous Jo has once again come up with a corker of sketch =D> ...

 .... and my creation ...

... I used Mo Mannings "Patience" ....

... and again on the inside naked with a gorgeous poem that my Nanna used to recite to me ...

To make this card I used ....
CS ~ Stash
DP's ~
Sentiment ~ Create with TLC
Flowers & Pearls ~ Stash
Tools ~ Woodware Leaf Punch, Marianne Design Butterfly Die, Pencil Crayons, Blending Stumps, Sansodor


  1. Hi Jilli, love the card , mo's images are a delight aren't they. Just wanted to ask did the Vw noughts and crosses come from homebase, hubbie is a massive Vw fan and would love to get him a set. Hugs, Amanda x

    1. No Amanda it was from a local shop that sells lots of pretty things LOL ... I have however seen them on Ebay xxx

  2. Ooooo Jilli, loving all the retail shopping hon.....spend spend spend!! :o)
    Fabulous card too, such a cute image!

  3. super cute card, great image and love the stitched detail. The poem is wonderful.

  4. I adore this card - especially the image - so precious. Love your colors and the stitching.

  5. I adore this card - so precious!!

  6. Gorgeous! That poor old moggy!xx

  7. Aww! Jilli, this is adorable, that poor kitty. Love the paper and sparkly butterfly. Ooh! that's a lot of shopping hun. Glad you managed to find homebase.

    Donna x


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