Monday, 12 March 2018

"A blast from the Past"

Sorry I am late with my Monday Post, it was not that I was not up early enough, I wakened at 3.30ish and just could not get back to sleep.   I had computer problems this morning.
I hope you all had a good weekend.   If you have landed here from another Blog or by pressing a wrong button please stay a while, I love having visitors. 
While I was snowed in I spent time looking back at old projects.  
Till last year my friend Elaine had a little Tea Room, I had a cabinet where I displayed and sold a few things.  Cards were obviously the biggest seller although I did sell lots of boxes and other 3D makes.
These were a big seller:-




It was amazing the uses the customers put these to.  They could buy the bags and shoes separately or as a set.  The bags held quite a lot, the shoes were mostly used for things like a nice Handcream in one, nail polish, emery boards and lipstick in the other.  I did some Demo Days showing how to gift wrap the shoes or the whole lot as Gift Sets.
The shoes are made using a very old Template.  Papers 12x12 Paper Pads from The Works.  
Sue Wilson Dies for the fancy edges along the bags.  Also some of Sue`s Dies for the bows and flowers, any sparkly bits are from my stash.
That`s it for today.
Thank you for stopping by, I really appreciate it.
Patricia xxx

12 comments:

  1. Wow Patricia they are stunning. It must have been nice to have somewhere to sell some of your makes. I hope the computer is sorted out now. Have a great week. Take care. Hugs Jackie

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  2. Hi Patricia, These are gorgesous, as all your 'makes' are.
    Lots of love from Patricia xx

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  3. That should read 'gorgeous' hahaha. xx

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  4. Hello Patricia,
    Paper Engineer Extraordinaire!!!!
    These are fabulous, you are so clever.
    love Maureen

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  5. These are all lovely Patricia. Thanks for reminding us of them.

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  6. Wow Patricia, these are fabulous! I'm not surprised that they were big sellers. The whole set would make such a wonderful gift for girls from 5 to 105 :). Gorgeous! Debra x

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  7. Hi Patricia
    I hope you had a lovely Mothers day ,
    your gift sets are just beautiful , you are one talented Lady .
    Take care
    Elaine H X

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  8. Fabulous bags, boxes and shoes. Good to see them again even if I would never even try to make them for as you know my brain is not tuned in as yours Lol. Take care ,Maria x

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  9. Oh wow! These are just stunning. Just love them, so versatile, can be used and so pretty. Xx

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  10. They are really fantastic sets Patricia, you always impress with your papercrafting skills xx

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  11. Absolutely brilliant Patricia, I love your new name that Maureen has given you so very true!
    With love
    Margaret xxx

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  12. Hello Patricia!
    It’s your late friend here! Just seen this!
    I remember these and I did make two bags and one shoe!! They are beautiful. Love how you put the sets together!
    Love Myra xx

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