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"I found I could say things with color and shapes that I couldn't say any other way-things I had no words for." ~ Georgia O'Keeffe


Monday, February 12, 2007

Recipe RR

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It is a while since I posted. Time seems to have run away. I am taking part in a Recipe round robin and this is my "Recipe Card Book". As always I seem to rush around in the last moment doing things which should have been done yesterday! But I did finish making the book and it is on its way on time phew! The reason it took me so long was I had no inspiration and my dolly kept calling me. I looked at various journals but nothing. I wanted mine to be as light as possible so the postage would be kept to a minimum at the same time something nice. So this is what I came up with. My nieces presented me a free voucher for a day at the Spa. This voucher was in a pretty folder. I looked at it and thought this folder would do the trick. So I sort of stuck things on it to hide the writing etc as you can see. I am not very good at this sort of thing so it is not great it is a bit too flowery but it will do. The main thing is I am looking forward to all the delicious recipes.
This is how my dolly is taking shape I have done a bit more since I took this picture and the battery has run out so the next picture will probably be when she is finished.

18 comments:

  1. Hi ya Sahshi
    its a beautiful start to your doll- I so love the colours you are using - cannot wait to ee it finished dearest. Have you thought of a name for her
    love n hugs ya bear xoxoxox

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  2. oopsa I thought there was a separate comment section for your beautiful journal- its so pretty and I love the flowers and the inside is cute too it should be a wonderful swap of receipes!
    love n hugs bear xxooxoxoxxo

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  3. love how the doll is taking shape and love your cookbook for the round robin...can't wait how fun...love sherry

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  4. Oh! I can't wait for it to get to me, Shashi! I'm thrilled to be the first! It's beautiful.
    Your doll is coming together nicely, too! I love her skirt and those wings are gorgeous!

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  5. Fantastic recipe box! How original, a recipe RR.

    Love your fairy's skirt, I want one like that LOL.
    Take care dear Shashi! Hugs and bises. :)

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  6. Shashi, your journal is lovely and ladylike! Who SAYS you don't collage well? You DO! I love the colors! Also the verse you included! And your doll is coming along VERY well! Don't hide those cool shoes! She's PROUD to show them off! I STILL say, even unfinished, she's my favorite of your dolls!

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  7. Love the skirt ... did you learn some of that in your textile class?

    Everyone collages in a different way - nothing wrong with being flowery - the flowers are lovely!

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  8. Hi Shashi, your wings and doll are coming along nicely. Can't wait to see her finished. Hey, there's nothing wrong with your receipe book! I like it. *VB*

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  9. The skirt on the doll looks wonderful Shashi. I love the layers and the textures.

    The recipe book looks good. Will the card book have yummy Indian recipes too?

    heera

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  10. rholala, je sens que cette poupée va être magnifique une fois de plus !!!! ^_^
    bizzzzz
    hermi

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  11. Your recipe book looks wonderful. And I can not wait to see this doll finished- she is going to be special, I just know.
    Linda F from FL

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  12. Are you kidding? this recipe book is wonderful!!Just great!!
    and that skirt is gorgeous too!
    i think I would like one too for the summer...

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  13. Wouah, cette jupe est trop belle!!!
    je te fais plein de gros bisous pour te souhaiter une heureuse Saint VAlentin

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  14. Your recipe book is lovely like all of them you girls are doing and can't wait to see your doll finished up!

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  15. Happy Valentine's Day, Shashi!
    Big Wags,
    Isabella

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  16. Your recipe book is going to be really special. I love that doll already. Can't wait to see her finished. Love the colors you've chosen for her.

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  17. I was sorry to read your post about having the flu. I hope you feel better real soon. I would have e-mailed you but figured you didn't need more e-mail to read while you feel so bad.
    Get well soon, my friend!
    Linda F from FL

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  18. Flo et Dénia2/19/2007 8:36 pm

    Shashi... are you feeling better? Dénia had such a bad flu 2 weeks ago!
    I hope you're fine.
    loads of love from all of us.
    Flo

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