Tuesday, June 12, 2012

Hula Girl

Did you ever wear a grass skirt?  This reminds me of the time my friends and I were invited to a "Luau".  Before the big day I happened to be in a party store and they have all kinds of stuff that fit the theme.  Well skirts for all of us would have cost an arm and a leg but there were table covers that had the grass attached and they were cheapo so I picked up a couple and on the night of the party we met in the parking lot and cut up the tablecloths and pinned them together to make skirts for ourselves.  We had a blast and very laughing hysterically.  Well...we went into the party and we were met with lots more laughter.  We were having a grand old time when we noticed that our skirts shed.  OMG, by the time we took them off it looked like somebody had dropped a bale of hay in the place.  That just made us laugh even more.

Here's the deets:
stamp - My Favorite Things "Hula Girl"
ink - Memento "Tuxedo Black"
paper - Bazzill "Curry Spice" cs; Stampin' Up "Melon Mambo" and "Bermuda Bay" cs; scrap of green and scrap of yellow cs for leave and flower center; Recollections "Pink Gingham" dp; scraps of seashell dp and scraps of beach things dp for hexagon centers
miscellaneous - copics; My Favorite Things " Ticket Tab" "hibiscus" and "Hexagons" die-namics; mini brads; bling; machine stitching


Here's the challenges:
My Favorite Things MFTWSC75 - sketch
Chocolate, Coffee, Stamps #14 - photo of cake (I was inspired by the colors)
Stamp with Fun #165 - Holidays (as in vacations)
Paper Playtime #76 - Die Cuts - vacations
Cutie Pie #20 - Stitching

Thanks for stopping by, I hope you'll come back again.

7 comments:

  1. Fabulous card. Love the flowers.
    Hugs
    JAyne
    x

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  2. Adorable. What a funny story about the grass skirts. Thanks for joining us at Paper Playtime this week.

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  3. Hi Chris, glorious card! Love the image and your colours are just fab! Great story as well - made me chuckle.

    Thanks for joining in with us this time at the Cutie Pies.

    Sarah

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  4. oh so cute. This makes miss Hawaii.
    We would like to thank you for Entering Chocolate, Coffee, & Cards Challenge.
    Hugs from Tammy Ortiz - DT Digi Team for Chocolate, Coffee & Cards.

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  5. Adorable card!!! Thanks for participating in our Chocolate, Coffee, & Cards Challenge this week! Hope to see you again next week!!!

    ~DEANNE~

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  6. Wow, such a gorgeous card. Thanks for joining us at the Cutie Pies this time. Hugs Lisa xx

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  7. Very great card - nice design. Thanks for joining Stamp with Fun.
    Big hug
    Andrea-Emmi41

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