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Sunday, 3 June 2018

A crafting birthday party

Hello there! Have you had a good weekend? I have had a brilliant weekend - my long planned birthday party came and went - but it was such fun! For the daytime I had 12 friends over to craft with the very lovely Jo Rice... We had such a great day ...Jo is so beautiful and kind - thanks so much Jo if you are reading this!!!

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Here we are at the end of the day with our completed ATC boxes! 

Here's a close up of mine ...


I do like it - but many of the others were so amazing I wasn't so keen on mine on the day - but now I like it!!!

Here's some more pics from the day ...

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my fab cake!!!

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me and my bestie, Sandy...

me and the lovely Jo

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and a wonderful face from the crafting world - my beautiful friend Anne

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In the evening I had a ceilidh - I am currently chasing pics so I will add those to another blog post!!!

Big hugs!

Rachel xx

13 comments:

  1. Happy birthday Rachel and looks like you all had a great time love the cake and fabulous ATC box
    Carol x

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  2. Rachel, we just had the BEST time ever!! I loved the class with Jo (love what we made!), she is so talented and lovely! I really enjoyed meeting your family and friends and watching people dance at the ceilidh was such fun, everyone had such a fabulous time! Thank you so much for including us in your wonderful celebrations, it was a joy to be with you and your lovely Mum and girls. Huge hugs, Anne xxx

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  3. Happy, happy birthday lovely lady..it looks like you had a fabulous time, loved what you made..so, so happy for you.. xxxx

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  5. Didn't we have a wonderful day, enjoyed every minute of it.It was lovely to meet up with the wonderfully talented Anne and lovely Sandi again,

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  6. Happy Birthday Rachel x Looks like the most wonderful day was had by all x Look forward to viewing the ceilidh photos too x Love your ATC folio.......a lovely way to celebrate such a special date xx

    TFS and hugs Annie x

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  7. Wonderful project Rachel, and it looks like you had a fabulous time, and birthday, Kate x

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  8. So pleased you had a wonderful birthday and it was all that you wanted it to be. Love your project too.
    Hugs
    Linda xxx

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  9. I'm so pleased that you had a wonderful day Rachel, a super cake and your ATC box is fabulous.
    Pauline - Crafting with Cotnob
    x

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  10. It was such a privilege to be included in your Birthday celebrations Rachel, I totally enjoyed my day, meeting your friends, and as always your family are just the best...Have a wonderful day tomorrow..and shhhh but you done look 50...
    Much love and hugs,,.Jo. xxxx

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  11. Hi Rachel
    Looks like you had a fabulous day... Thought your Birthday was on the 8th... The cake looks fabulous...
    Hugs Sylvie xx
    Love to Penny and Lucy xx

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  12. Just read on Anne's blog that you had a birthday, and going back to enjoy the project she made. How lovely that you could all gather to celebrate a special milestone birthday and what fun it was for me to see some blog pals. Hope that you had just a super grand day. And that is one splendidly decorated ATC box. Love the color and all the texture and interesting embellishments. Now back to look more closely at Anne's. TFS

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  13. What a fabulous day Rachel, I love what you made, and that you got to spend the day with your favourite people. Have a very happy birthday today - hope you still have cake left! xx

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