Friday, 30 October 2009

Old Bag's bag

My dear friend Muriel turned 40 today and to help her celebrate I created an Old Lady's party bag. The idea was in the latest copy of Sommerset Holidays and Celebrations by an artist called Lisa Bebi I rather liked the way Lisa used Lady's instead of Ladies and decided to keep it that way!
A straw with an old pic of Muriel, black and white of course
A card featuring a very cross looking self, my bro and my cousins, remember the days when your mum made the party hats out of old Weetbix boxes and crepe paper...
A party whistle where I finally got to use one of my Bingo numbers!
Check out Post 2 for the crowning glory!
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Linda Jo said...

I love this! Maybe I should do this for my sister's 50th next month! woo hoo!

~*~Patty S said...

Wonderful M!!!!

Unknown said...

I LOVE, LOVE, LOVE this too! You know how to make crepe paper work on anything!

You were very cute as a child- even looking a little cross (probably just squinting in the sun).

Unknown said...

she is going to love it all!