Saturday, 11 October 2014

Week 280 - Allsorts Challenge - Cream and Brown

Good Morning Everyone!

Thankyou so much for everyone who has taken the time to comment on my Christmas Inspiration blog posts again this week.  Keep checking them out for the following week - it wont be long now until we reach 30 days and then we can choose a winner of the blog Candy.

Today at Allsorts it is my turn to host the week's Challenge and I have chosen ~


and this is what I have chosen to show you ~

as you can see I haven decorated a plaque with various crafty goodies including ~
A vintage picture (sorry but this was in my stash!)
Frantage embossing powder and glitter,
Flowers from the Hobby House,
Pearls of strings and to finish string to hang it with.
I have distressed the edges of the pictures and around the edges to give it the vintage look overall.
I hope that you approve!
I love decorating plaques as I am sure you all know by now and especially in this collage way.
Please pop over to the Allsorts Challenge Blog to check out the other team members lovely work and please leave a comment to let us all know what your thoughts are.
Our amazing sponsors this week are:
Thankyou to both of them for their generosity.

Today is a busy day at the shop as we are having the last demonstration of this year and the fabulous Clare Rowlands is coming along to do Hobby House and Molly Bloom.
If you are in the area please pop in there will be lots of tea and cake as usual!
Thankyou for spending the time to look at my post and please check out the one following for some more Christmas Inspiration.
Bye for now
Jo xx


  1. Love this Jo....I've done a couple of heart plaques but they're very basic in comparison to yours!
    Carol B x

  2. This is just lovely Jo, I really enjoyed creating for your theme this week, very much my 'feel at home' colours.

    Hope you have a good weekend.

    B x

  3. Gorgeous Jo, great idea, xxx

  4. Lovely plaque Jo, beautiful details and thank you for a lovely challenge, have a good weekend x Susan x

  5. That bauble card is fantastic Jo, very classy.
    Also like the cream and brown heart, very pretty I always admire altered items but I'm never sure what I would do with them myself !

  6. Lovely and so adorable card;-))m

  7. A gorgeous plaque Jo, I love the design. That vintage image is perfect for it.
    Happy crafting
    Tracy x