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Boz Towers, Essex, United Kingdom
I'm a Red Hat Society member with a love of crafting of all sorts. A very proud mum to four fabulous children and Nan to six gorgeous grandchildren. I started work as a milliner and now have an abiding love of scrapbooking and card making.

The lovely people that drop by ~ thank you.

Friday, 25 March 2011

Afternoon Tea!

The head of our Red Hat Society chapter, Queen Mel, is away this weekend and, as I am the Vice Queen, I have arranged for a get together.  This month we are taking Afternoon Tea at the Waterside Tea Rooms in Maldon in Essex. The Tea Rooms are owned by my neighbour Sue and this is a little 'thank you' I made for her.

The box lid has been smeared with utterly gorgeous SU's Rich Razzlebery ink bought from Mrs Fab aka Monica of My Many Many Passions along with the ribbon of the same colour. Designer papers by SU as well and flowers from Wild Orchid.  I used a Grand Nestabilities label to cut the card and smaller label dies for the greeting.  I hope she likes it.








I'd like to enter this card into the following :

Amber's Crafts & Stuff - Challenge 2 Use Die Cuts

Paper Cupcakes - There's Magic in the Air Challenge ~ Vintage Card or Tag

Truly Scrumptious  Challenge ~53 Tag It

Delicious Doodles Challenge ~ Challenge #18 Floral Fantasy

12 comments:

dragonllew said...

This looks fab

Marg said...

Oh so pretty! Hope you have a lovely time. xx

flourgirl said...

Absolutely stunning!! What gorgeous rich colours, I love all the swirls, very classy. Enjoy your Afternoon Tea xx

Scrappy Scatty said...

oh my thats stunning
xx

Mad-Frog said...

Looks lovely, love the colours

Louise said...

Oo I do like this! Fabulous rich colour. Hope that your afternoon tea went well.x

Natasha said...

Very elegant and fitting for owner of a Tea Room. Thanks for stopping by and playing along at Amber's Crafts and Stuff

Natasha
Crafting Pal = www.amberscraftsandstuff.com

Teri said...

Its gorgeous hun - who wouldn't like it??!!.
Thanks for joining us at Delicious Doodles this week, and good luck!
Hugs,
Teri x

Addams said...

Great card, love the colour and the flourishes

CraftinGranny said...

Oh, this is gorgeous. She will love it! Thanks so much for joining us at PCC this week. "Hugs" Carol

Amber's Crafts and Stuff said...

Lovely card!

Thanks for participating in Challenge # 2 at Amber's Crafts and Stuff! I hope you will join us again next Wednesday for Challenge #3!

~*~Amber~*~
www.amberscraftsandstuff.com

Rica said...

Fantastic card, stunning colours and your tag is absolutely beautiful!!

So glad you could join us at Truly Scrumptious,
hugs
Heather xx