Saturday, October 15, 2011


The challenge for 15th October 

Journalling criteria: A most embarrassing/awkward/uncomfortable moment. Journal at least 2 SENTENCES on a moment that you will remember for all the wrong reasons. Examples: something you said/did, something your child said, something your pet did etc. 

You must combine our journalling criteria with this sketch. 

the alphas and the delicate flourish.

my journaling .. and believe me I was "BRIGHT RED" with embarrassment !!!!!!
I might add I was very lucky as they let me buy a new bottle without charging me
 for the shattered one ... gotta be lucky sometimes ????

I love making these rustic handmade flowers !!

"my little cluster "

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love and hugz Heather xox


  1. HI Heather.. oh how embarrassment!! i love your layout and take on the challenge.. it is a bit tricky this one!!

  2. Oh that would be embarrassing! I loveeeeee the lo you made to document this! I loveeeeee the flowers and the stitching! :):):):):):):):):):):)

  3. Hi Heather.. Isn't it funny how life teaches us things in different ways. I can imagine how you felt. I hope you had a sympathetic sales assistant to help you out. Great layout but hten again I love everything you do.

  4. Hi Heather, wonderful layout, and I love your journalling on your page, very embarrassing and yes I always say, Look but never touch !!! :)

  5. Beautiful photo and page love your flowers ...COOL WORK!

  6. Gorgeous layout as always & love your little story. How embarrassing!!
    Cheers Di xx

  7. Wow, Heather--what a story! And you won't believe this--Poeme is the cologne I wear!!! It's kind of my trademark. How unreal is that?

    I love your layout and those strips with the story are awesome!

  8. Heather--One more thing--When did this happen?

  9. It's beautiful!
    Lovely details:)
    Hugs, Heidi:)

  10. Gorgeous lo! Love the mix and your sewing with that beautiful pic! Oh yes, that would be soooooooooooooooooooooooooooo embarrassing! I would want to just crawl in a whole!

  11. Everything is so pretty. I love the little flowers and how you took the picture of the perfume with the roses behind ! You think about everything !!

  12. Oh no, that would be embarrassing. But what a beautiful layout you created to commemorate the moment! :) Love the subtle touches of pink, those flowers and that cluster is fabulous!!!

  13. oh no! I love that you did a layout on this story. It's a fabulous page too :).

  14. Oh Heather I so love this Layout!!! and that story oh yes I would have wanted the floor to swallow me up too!!! LOL..
    Thanks so much for your recent comment on my blog, I have taken what you said into account and will be discussing this with my dietitian at my next visit!!!
    Thanks so much you all are so kind and wonderful!!!
    Take Care

  15. Such a gorgeous LO, Heather. Luv all those special little details. A great story too.

  16. ...least the shop would've smelt nice [hee!hee! ~ sorry!!] I know it would've been embarrassing, but it's really funny.. when it's someone else of course:) Beautiful, beautiful LO, & those flowers are GREAT... sort of got that French-chic look that I looove but can never do very well [sigh] ~ luckily I can look at yours:):)

  17. I have been waiting for you to post this so I could tell you how funny it is. I can just imagine how you felt and can I also add, I love Poeme too so I would have been happy to smell of it all day.
    I just love your use of the papers, the pink just pops in there and the finer details, just beautiful.

  18. Oh my Heather - how terrible LOL! I would have felt a right twit - shame....gosh I guess sometimes these things just happen hey and yup you were lucky! And you got to create an absolutely PRETTY layout with it too! Love this one!!

  19. so beautiful page... like the sewing work.. beautiful!

  20. what an embarrasing moment!and the LO is amazing, love how you've mixed the papers and those gorgeus embellies!

  21. Fabulous work Heather, love the shabby bloom you made and the stitching is just brilliant, overall, I love every single details of this page!

  22. Just love this classy page about your not so classy embarrassment Heather. Please tell me how you make those wonderful flowers. xxx

  23. I think we can all relate to your little incident and wanting to sink into the carpet or just disappear in a pool under a counter. Gosh! The flowers are wonderful Heather! love 'em! Brilliant details as always, fab stitching! xxxx