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Monday, 20 February 2012

Champagne Cocktail anyone?

Living with Vince, cat hair has become a third condiment in this house - salt, pepper, cat hair.  It's very odd having a meal out as it tends to be fur free.  I guess it is another form of fibre in my diet!!  Anyway, this little stamp made me think of that:


Ingredients for this card:
Stamped Image  Crafters Companion Strawberry Kisses - Party Girl
Medium  Tim Holtz Distress Inks (ReInkers)
Sentiment  Personal Impressions
Corner Stamp  Lili Of The Valley
Extras  White cardstock edged in Poppy Promarker, red Sakura glaze pen for cherries

There are times, during an evening when I'm sat with a cup of tea beside me, that Vince will sit on the arm of the chair and the tip of his tail dips in the tea (it's never that hot, I can't drink scalding hot tea).  He will then wash his tail.  Wonder what he would do with a Champagne Cocktail??

In his favourite sticky-beak spot on the back of the sofa (with his own duvet throw)!

Hugs, Sxx

18 comments:

catherine said...

Great card and fab image. Lovely cat
x catherine

Jo said...

What a great card, fab colouring, I love this range of stamps.

I have a cocker spaniel who sits just like your cat in the photo.

Jo x

Fluffles said...

A lovely card & a beautiful cat - he's a big lad! We too often have cat fluff as an added extra! Jx

Dot said...

Lovely card, Squirrel.
I think you can be addicted to cat hair. I have two beautiful British Shorthair cats, so I recognize the problem!!
hugs Dorte

Kim x said...

I love this kitty, so sweet.
There are loads of stunning cards here, thanks for stopping by my blog.
hugs Kimx

Kat said...

Love that image, really cute. Love the simplicity of this card. Vince looks like he doesn't like to miss anything!

Kat xx

Julie said...

What a cute card Squirrel,the Kitty looks adorable! My two babies like to wait till I've hoovered then run around like wild fire, leaving furry tufts everwhere!usually five minutes before my DH comes in saying"It could do with a hoover!" Men!

McCrafty's Cards said...

Gorgeous card Squirrel, I love the image, we have 3 cats so I know what you mean about the fur lol, Vince is a handsome chap.
Kevin xx

Princess Judy Palmer said...

I must have this stamp!!! Must have! Too cute. We had a cat who would stick her head into every glass and more often than not knock it over. So you'll see us leave our drinks in glasses up high even though that cat has passed on to the great catnip garden in the sky. We currently have cats who are less interested in drinking glasses than in weaponry. They can launch a cat hair up your nose from the other room. Heck, they can do it from across town! I say put them in charge of national defense!!!!

Rufus said...

LOL! Love it! Sir Vincent looks quite regal from his perch. Have to say I've missed the cat hair in my diet...used to have quite a bit of it. Give him a pet for me, would you?
Hugs,
R/

Chrissy said...

Beautiful big pussy cat..dipping his tail in your tea..lol...fabulous card, love the cute image and great colouring.
I want to know...how does a pet hair get into a close cellophane bag?...and always the ones that I sell and they open the bag...ta.daaa..pet hair...great..lol..

Luv CHRISSYxx

debby4000 said...

Adorable, love it.
luv
Debby

Jackie said...

Very cute card and a lovely cat :o)
Jackie xx

coops said...

aw gorgeous card hun.love the adorable image and stunning colouring snd flourish.
great pic of vince, he is gorgeous :D

xx coops xx

Pop's Cards said...

Morning sweetie this is gorgeous so loving the colours you have used, a fabulous creation, love the pic of your cat so sweet happy hugs love Pops x x x

Zippy said...

I think Vince would enjoy a champagne cocktain! He is totally adorable and I love him!

Card is fab too, another cute cat! Super cute image hun xxx

Annie said...

hic! just the one? a fabby card Squirrel. and what an ingenious cat you have .. .. the dogs just dive straight in the mug, be it tea or beer!
hugs, annie x

Princess Judy Palmer said...

Hey, just poking around your blog some. I mean, if you are 3 now I have a lot of back log to peek out. I went and bought this stamp set not too long ago! I haven't used it yet but this card is what made me go track it down.... I love looking at blogs for inspiration, but dang, it is so hard on the wallet!

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