Monday 25 June 2012

Papaya card, earrings and lots of papaya stuff !

Today I have a lot of Papaya stuff to show you.
I think I am going Papaya mad atm., must be all this
 gloomy weather.Can't seem to get out of all my winter 
clothing. Anyway first here is my Papaya card, I made it
for my neighbour. She has been in hospital and I
thought it would cheer her up to get a little card to
welcome her home. I also bought her some lilies too as I
 know she loves them. She lives alone so I am hoping
 it will give her a boost. Back to my card....rambling again
 sorry! I used my Pink Petticoat digi papers again,
 'Brocade' in Papaya. I made a strip then another
white strip under that embossed with the dotty folder.
Sentiment computer generated, layered with more
PP strip. The leaf part is a bit I snipped off my new
die 'Memory Box, honeysuckle' . Also I made these
pretty papaya and orange flower earrings to go with
some clothes/shoes I bought recently. I fancied something
 bright to look more summery as I have been wearing
mostly navy/black recently.Anyway it all started with this
lovely scarf I saw ( see pics below), then I saw these
 trousers. Then I saw these shoes lol, well you know
how one thing leads to another ! I won't wear them
all at once, but I like the idea of a white shirt and the
 trousers then maybe the shoes too. The earrings I
made to go with the scarf ( bright ones) or paler ones
to go with the trousers/shoes.I think they are a good match.
So glad I am having a change from pink just now, I do buy
a lot of pink stuff. Hope you have enjoyed looking at
all my latest makes/purchases.Have a lovely day everyone.
A big welcome to all my latest followers too, thankyou
 for choosing me to follow.
Also entering this card into Crafty Catz Challenge- 138# Pastel Colours


Ok so these ARE pink, but they match the peachy trousers perfectly strangely enough!
These match the scarf really well too.
The scarf which started it all !
Love these, they fit so well too, need an iron I think though.
Well I just had to get these as they matched so well.
The whole set.
Good colour match I think.



Sue said...

oooo such much lovely stuff to look at today Viv!! Your card is gorgeous, a very elegant design. I adore the earrings, they are so pretty and delicate and yes a wonderful outfit is complete!!
Hope the weather improves for you soon
Hugs Sue

Beccy said...

What a lovely card for your neighbour, I'm sure she will be thrilled to receive it, and the flowers too.
I love all your pretty earrings, clothes and accessories Viv, such a lovely colour. Your earrings remind me of those pretty fuschia blossoms. Beautiful!

Wendy Fraser said...

Fabby card and I love your outfit, such yummy colours xx

pamela said...

SUPER pretty earrings!!!!

lindyloo said...

love the outfit and your card too
thank you for joining us at crafty catz
linda x

Canonbury creations said...

Love the card Viv your neighbour is lucky to have you next door:)Your earrings are beautiful, they look like my fushias! Look forward to seeing a photo of you in your new outfit:)
Val x

Unknown said...

love your choice of colours for your new wardrobe...and your cards fab too thanks for joining in with our challenge at crafty catz sassy

Glenda Atkins said...

What a kind and considerate thing to to, your neighbour will love the card (& the lilies) I'm sure. Love the earrings,they are like your cards, very elegant! That is great outfit of matching colours, very summery!

Jackie said...

A beautiful card and earrings Viv. I had to chuckle, where would you be without pink in the world :o)
Jackie xx

Curly said...

Thank you so very much for Joining us at Crafty Catz Challenge, this is one very beautiful creation I love the ear rings,

Have a lovely day,
Good Luck with the challenge,
Hugs Bridget Crafty Catz DT :0) x

Viv said...

I think my neighbour is very lucky too lol, I am making her soup, pasta,anything she fancies food wise really, doing her shopping & will be taking her dog for walks too.She does look better after my soup I am glad to report. Yes I had fuschia's in mind when I made those earrings :) Viv xx

Viv said...

You know me only too well Jackie, sure orange will only be a phase so don't worry lol :) Viv xx

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