I have a little confession to make, in my last post i said i was away for a few days, well we were actually away for just over 2 weeks, in - Japan (Tokyo, Mount Fuji, Kobe, Okinawa, Nagasaki), China (Shanghai), Taiwan (Taipei) and Hong Kong, here are just a couple of photos from our amazing holiday -
Bamboo Forest, Kyoto
'The Bund', Shanghai
As today is the first Sunday in November, it's the start of a new Challenge over at Penny Black And More and this month it's 'Anything Christmas With Stamping' and as usual we have some fabby sponsors too :
Crafts U Love
And one lucky person a Penny Black image will be picked to be Guest Designer for next month, so pop over to Penny Black And More and check out the other amazing inspiration the very talented team have come up with and join in the fun - but please do remember, you can use any image you like, except Digi's.
The image is : Penny Black - 'Snowy Nights / 1567L / 1999', i stamped it with Versafine, then added sparkle embossing powder, for added sparkle i've put - Glamour Dust at the bottom and round the snow sign, the paper is : Basic Grey - 'Nordic Holiday', the die is : Memory Box - 'Frostyville Border', covered in Stampin' Up - Heat and stick powder, then dazzling diamonds, the ribbon is from my stash.
The Challenges I would like to enter are :
Fussy And Fancy Friday - where Challenge No: 176 is 'Ice And Snow With Lots Of Texture'
Winter Wonderland - where the Challenge is 'Add Ribbon or Lace or Christmas Flowers'
Crafty Ribbons - where Challenge No: 174 is 'Anything Goes with Ribbon or Lace'
Snippets Playground - where the lovely Di is up to Week No: 254
Christmas At Sweet Stampin' - where the Challenge is 'Glitter And Sparkle'
Thanks for looking and for any comments you would like to leave, would be most appreciated, Luv Sam x