15 July 2012

My Crafty day at Doncaster

Another post from me today just to share my new stash pic & how lovely it was to meet up with blogging friends..
I was lucky enough to be chauffeured by my daughter & her partner so had a relaxing journey of 1 1/2 hrs
& thats Chris driving add another 1/2 hr if it was me…easy when you know the way..lol
Big hi to my House Mouse teamie Kate & hubby Matt..(1st time Ive met her hope its not the last..)
A lovely surprise to see Lisa Jane & even nicer to catch tother Christine for 5 whole minuets..
hope we can meet up at Harrogate Yorkshire show ground in Sept..start saving girls..


This is my lovely new stash, I came home with more than half of what I took to spend,
so got some real bargains..as follows
Cream lustre card/paper (for daughters wedding invites nxt year)
12x12 lush card stock from Craft work cards.
All in pks 10…2 black 1 red 1 pink 1 awesome patt. shimmery white..
SB Snowflake dies, Marianne border die(£2.99)  2  Cottage Cutz dies (£5.each)
Marianne B/fly die. Large Marianne die scroll ends.. (for daughters W/invites)
Pk. of ass. buttons, 2pks gems & 1pk pearls, 1 Magnolia sentiment (£2.50)
2 pks SB dies real bargain at £5 each.. 4 reels ribbon 1 reel xmas ribbon cording..


Kates hubby Matt took some pics I hate having me pic taken, yes I’m the silver surfer on the right..
weight watchers here I come..lol  thanks for stopping by again to day



susiestacey said...

Looks like you had a great time at Doncaster - l toyed with the idea of going but decided to save my pennies for Harrogate - even longer to save this time as it is October. Enjoy your goodies x Susan x

downrightcrafty said...

oh Christine, the silver surfer looks fabulous, love your stash some gorgeous die cuts in there and it will definitely not be the last time we meet and I'm saving for Lols visit first but will make sure I save some for the Harrogate one too
Hugs Kate xx

Lisa Jane said...

You look fabulous Christine..and it was a lovely surprise to see you
Lisa x

rachel said...

it really was a fab day wasn't it! I'll be at Harrogate so we'll need to try and meet up! Its not easy though is it - so many bargains to be had! Glad you found some of those mega cheap marianne dies - I paid 2.99 for one too - a birdcage - they were selling it for £10 on the next door stall! Amazing! Will post a piccie of my stash tomorrow! Big crafty hugs Rachel xx

Gail said...

Sounds like you had a wonderful time!
Great deals too! Good for you, I know they'll be put to good use!

Kirsty-Anne Davies said...

Sounds like a super day and what a great stash ! Lovely to see a picture of you ;0)

Jackie said...

Lots of lovely new stash there, have fun playing :o)
Jackie xx

Jackie said...

Lots of lovely new stash there, have fun playing :o)
Jackie xx

Christine L said...

Ooooh I love your new stash.... particularly that gorgeous Marianne lattice die that you're going to use on the invitations...... can only say another OOOOOOOOOOOOOHHHHHHH!

Was lovely to say a quick hello.. you always have a lovely smiley welcome on your face and a big hug for me! And yes to the Harrogate show.... for definite..... even if I don't need another THING for the next 10 years! LOL! But hopefully I'll see you before then!

Big hugs
Christine x (t'other one)

dutchess said...

Christine how did you manage to come with unspent money ...I had a fantastic time spent my cash stash and then hit the credit card when I found the Tim Holts distressed pens with £25 off at Samuel Taylors stall wow!!!!I just had to have...could hardly carry my stuff to the car...oh dear where do I put it all when I get home!!! hugs Margaret

Sue said...

I love that you got to meet up with Kate, and all that new stuff, WOW, love a good stamp show!!!!
Looks like you had a fabulous time.


coops said...

fabulous new goodies christine.enjoy ;D

xx coops xx

Lorraine A said...

oohh fabby new goodies Christine !! I wish I was there to join you ! I love all the dies ,, the little spider is adorable :-)
I will be looking forward to seeing the invites am sure they will be gorgeous :-)

hope we get together when I am there :-) I leave here on Friday so I will be in touch :-)

Lols x x x

America said...

Oh Christine, Ive missed lots by not visiting you. You girls all Look so beautiful and happy. Sounds like you had a seriously good time. What a joy to have met the Girls while having a great time shopping. :)