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Absence Explained....We've been away

Hello everybody

Sorry for the absence in the past month, but we've been away for a little bit of relaxation and rejuvenation in the sunnier and warmer climes of Sharm El Sheikh.

We have holidayed here for the past six years and have always had a fab time.  We have always chosen the Baron Palms Hotel but this year we had a change and went to the hotel next door - the five star Thomson Sensatori.

We witnessed this hotel being refurbished and rebuilt three years ago and so knew it was going to be an absolutely beautiful hotel and ever since it was built we have looked at it and always gone back to the Baron.  However, a good deal was found for this year's holiday and so we holidayed there and it was THE best holiday we have been on in ages (barring the Maldives and Mexico that is).

From the night we arrived we were treated very well indeed by the lovely staff who were very professional and attentive.

Our room was situated in the family part of the hotel, but even though we thoug…

May Card for Christmas

Hello everybody and welcome to a new month.

Hope April was good for you and the change in the weather is certainly what we all needed.  Long may the sunshine last.

Anyway on with the crafting.

April was a busy month for me with a few orders to complete and also finishing off a crochet garment for myself (my first go at a garment other than shawls, blankets etc).  Will be posting pictures of the garment later next week but if you want a sneaky peak beforehand you can have a look on my Facebook account by clicking HERE and having a peep in my albums.

I am taking a break from making and listing cards and gifts on the website now until the end of May but will be back in June with a big big sale of already listed stock.  It will do me good to have a rest for a while.

Anyway onto the Christmas card for this month.

Here it is:

For this card I have used the following ingredients:
7x7" card blankPrinted sheet of decoupage from Crafts U PrintThe decoupage has been put together using Pinflai…