Friday, 30 October 2015

One for fun!

Just to show it's not all about pretty flowers lol!

Made this fun card for my best friend; bit of a story, so go and make a cuppa and settle down.....

 Gail lives near Glasgow and I live in London.
I used to go up on the plane to visit her every year but became too ill to continue.

A few years ago she invested in a caravan and so was able to travel to a site near me each year during the summer hols. Two years ago she bought a big caravan. 

When she came down this year it was during the "rainy" season :-0. It didn't stop pouring the whole time she was here. It was so loud on the roof we could barely hear each other speaking!
Didn't spoil our enjoyment of being in each others company though and we had a cream tea two days running :-))))

So I made this for her birthday and made sure the sun was shining in it :-)
She saw the funny side of it and we had a good laugh on the phone.

The design of the car/caravan is actually from a stitching pattern.

OK you can stop yawning with boredom lol ;-)

Many thanks for looking and for any comments which are always appreciated xx


  1. I think it is lovely to be able to visit and chat with friends. Passes the time nicely

  2. Nice to see the sunshine rare thing at the moment brilliant card so cheerful Have a good weekend Ginny x

  3. It's perfect, glad to sun shinning as well.

  4. Hi Alison this is a stunning card. Your friend is going to love it reminding her of your special time together. Hugs Jackie

  5. She will love this Alison what a fun personilised card
    Kevin xx

  6. What a great card and so personal too....i'm sure Gail will smile everytime she sees this card xx

  7. Not boring at all, it's a lovely story Alison, and a fabulous fun card :o)
    Jackie xx

  8. Great fun filled creation Alison. Glad your friend loved it and it made her smile.

    Thank you for the little story.


  9. Brilliant story Alison....what a lovely card and great friend you have....Joolsx

  10. Sounds like the weather didn't spoil your meet up -no wonder your friend loved it very personalised
    Carol x

  11. Morning Alison, what a fun way to get to visit friends. Love the adorable traveling card design.

    Hugs diane


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