Sunday, January 8, 2012

hello sunshine...


Well, I definitely had a very successful day shopping yesterday.  I actually did some pre-shopping before meeting up with my friends at 10:15, went to a Ben Franklin store:)  Then the girls and I shopped and had a ton of fun until I left at 4:15...they were still shopping but I had already overspent my budget {who am I kidding, I can't window shop!}:

Impress
Paper Source
Nordstrom
Gap
Lucky Brand

...need I say more?

Anywho's, before leaving for shopping I managed to crank out 3 mini cards, they are 4x4:




Simple Stories and a smidge of Crate on the "life is good" card...

Super duper clean & crisp and perfect for the Wee Memories Challenge #82:



and also for the Young Crafters Unite Challenge #5...



I like to think I'm young at heart:)

Well, today is the day to put away all the Christmas decor...ugh, it's not much fun doing that, is it?

32 comments:

itsallrosi said...

very cute mini cards!

glad to hear you had a good day yesterday

Unknown said...

i love hearing about other people's shopping days...i feel less guilty that way :) i also love these minis. the stitching, the stacked images and the bright happy colors make for some cayoot cards!

farmhouse-story said...

cuteness x 3:)

SandeeNC said...

hey I cannot window shop either! I don't even want to shop at all unless I can buy something!

scrapsnsuch@gmail.com said...

Cute cards! Ummm, I am with you on the shopping. There is always something we NEED, right?

Sherry Eckblad said...

Sounds like you did some serious shopping yesterday. I love the 3 little mini cards, I don't make those enough.
I am having the same day as you today. Finally taking down the tree, although if hubby had his way it would be up another 2 weeks.

Laurel said...

Gosh cute, cute, cute!

Amy Kolling said...

Love your shopping story.....I can't seem to just "run to town" to get "one thing"! These are adorable wee cards! I love the sewing on the hills!

Thanks for playing along with Wee Memories!

Riet said...

What a gorgeous cards Amy.

Hugs Riet.xx

Heather Rogers said...

These are so cute Amy! Have a wonderful weekend. :)
Hugs~

June Houck said...

Cute minis, Amy!

Mona Pendleton said...

Super cute collection of cards Amy! Hope you enjoy the rest of your weekend!

Julie Tucker-Wolek said...

Love love love love all of these Amy!!! I am LOVING the sun and that house on those first two!!! And hehehehehe.. I can't window shop either!! LOL!!! We went out to run a 'few' errands yesterday..and ended up getting a new recliner, 2 new lamps, stain to redo my end tables to match everything else... ohhhhh and a new Leap Frog toy for Brookie!!! LOL!! Ohhhhhhhhhhhh and I wanted to pass this on to you in case you are interested (not sure when I will be able to post them on my blog... I have made about 20 this AM!) .... http://winterwonderlandcrafter.blogspot.com/2012/01/valentines-day-card-drive.html .... a girl named Winter is asking for V-day cards for kids at childrens hospitals! :):):):):):):):):):):)

AJ said...

omg-ADORABLE mini cards!! and I avoid Impress at all cost! I never leave empty handed...actually, I am due for a outing there...thanks for the enabling!

Lindsay said...

Super super cute Amy! Oh how I would love to go to Impress! There would be no budget at that place! LOL! Glad you had a great time!

Anonymous said...

Amy your cards are sooo `beautiful` !
`Happy New Year` to you and yours my `friend` :) xxx
Thanks for always stopping by and leaving me such sweet comments!!lotsa loves xxx

Linda Breedlove said...

So cute, Amy. You make my head swim just listening to all you do... so much talent and tons of energy to boot! I'm always impressed!

Tyggereye said...

Cute!! I love that lemonaide one. I wish I could crank out three cards so cute so fast. Awesome. I'm not a real good window shopper either! lol

Karen B. said...

I love those CAS mini cards! The background is like a blank canvas that you've made come to life.

Rose said...

love these cards :)
so glad you had fun shopping!!

you can do what i do to avoid the taking down decorations blahs.... i just don't put any up!! lol
well my nativity set is out all year so that doesn't count, right? ;)

wendipooh13 said...

YEAH for fun shopping!!!! and cute cards!!! love them!!!!

Glenda J said...

These are all super cute! Love the CAS designs.

Dora said...

Those are so very cute!

Regan said...

LOOOOOOOVE!!

Jen W. said...

Cute - especially love the lemonade one. I did some damage at the Lucky Brand store while we were in Vegas... Yikes!

Heather Innusa said...

Wow, super cute cards!!! I especially LOVE the one with the house and stitching - so fun!

ivy said...

i love your mini cards! and kraft works so well with all of them!

i agree, putting away christmas decor is a downer.

Marie said...

Such cute mini cards! Thank you so much for joining our Young Crafters Unite challenge =)

Marlena M. said...

Adorable minis! They are so sweet. I'm so jealous...we still have to take down our decor.

Savannah O'Gwynn said...

LOOOOOOOOOOVE each of these cards--esp. those house and lemonade cards!!!! YOU ROCK!

Janice said...

Love these rockin CAS cards!!!

Cathy Fongjoyo said...

Very very cute mini cards !! love the simplicity and colors. thank you for joining us at wee memories :)