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Thursday, 7 April 2016

AYLI (DT) Anything But A Card

Hello chaps.  It's Thursday, but not any ordinary Thursday, it's my last Thursday and penultimate day  in my current job.  Tonight, a gang of us are hitting the town .......I may have a sore head tomorrow, which considering I don't drink shows my current state of mind, lol!

Anyhoo, Thursday also brings us a new challenge from the AS YOU LIKE IT team and this time it's
 ANYTHING BUT A CARD (and why - you must explain why it's your favourite style).

I love the excitement of receiving interestingly wrapped gifts, so I always try to make the effort to give in the same way.  I am really into gift bags and boxes at the moment, bags for the awkward shapes of course!

By the time this post is read, this gift bag may be looking a little weary as I am filling it with yummy biscuits for my department colleagues!

I have used
Tiddly Inks - Cookie Wryn (she was perfect for this)
Painted with Distress Inks (ReInkers) and Polychromos Pencils
Tonic oval dies
Crealies stitched rectangle die
Papers from Nitwits and the gingham is from Create & Craft
Martha Stewart border and corner punches
L'il Inkers bow die
Purple gems/dots from Papermania

The sponsor of this challenge is
Lawn Fawn
A stamp set and 6x6 pad of the winner’s choice
Lawn Fawn

Looking forward to seeing all your non-card makes!

Hugs to all
Squirrel xx


downrightcrafty said...

absolutely gorgeous super colour choice and love the image and the details
hugs Kate xx

Ruth said...

Well butter my buns and have a great night out :) This is super cute and I love the purple! Xx

Marianne's Craftroom said...

Such a great gift bag, love the sweet image and fun sentiment,

Bridget Curnow said...

Gorgeous gift bag hunni, love the colour theme, cute image too, fantastic colouring as always.
Have a great night out,
Happy thursday
Crafty hugs
Bridget :) xx


Gorgeous gift bag Squirrel and thank you for asking how we all how not too bad now just me it's taking me a little longer to feel better but getting there
Dianne xx :)

Sarah said...

This is fantastic Squirrel, love the sentiment too. Have a fun night!! xx

aussie aNNie said...

This is one gorgeous creation, love everything about it and very creative.xx

Rainey's Craft Room said...

Your bag is gorgeous, love the purple theme and fun sentiment too.

Whisper said...

Oooo gorgeous hun and what a great sentiment too, Luv Sam x

Christine L said...

OOh this is a gorgeous gift bag hon... beautifully coloured image and fabulous design too... loving that lilac!

Enjoy your night!!

Christine x

Daffodil Cards said...

What a wonderful bag and (it must be your) sentiment? I LOVE it,

Elaine Stark said...

A beautiful bag. A lovely image and sentiment. Elaine

Chrissy said...

I love your sweet gift bag and little Wryn is just gorgeous with that fab sentiment..all the very best in your new job..


Annette said...

You had me at "biscuit"

I love your cute Wryn hun, and she's PERFIK in purple. I love the bow too. (is that a new die?). Hope you have a lovely time tonight hun. Paint the town red (or purple, either is good).


Sharon said...

Gorgeous bag and love the colours you've chosen.
Congratulations and good luck with your new job. Enjoy your night out too!
Sharon x

Doreen said...

This is just gorgeous,a lovely image and fab details.xxx

Lorraine said...

A beautifully decorated bag Squirrel, love the cute image and fab sentiment
Lorraine x

Lea Brawn said...

Just love this. A fabulous sentiment made me chuckle. Just gorgeous x

Pop's Cards said...

Hi sweetie I love this, the colours are so nice too, hugs Pops x x x

Princess Judy Palmer said...

What a pretty little purple bag!

Brenda said...

Gorgeous coloring, lovely bag!

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