10.13.2011

Making It With Allie - October Frights

Welcome Friends!
I am SO glad to see you all this week!
I have a fun little project to join in the party this week!
Yes, I can hear your muffled sniggering at my lack of blogging lately... But I'm trying!
Anyways, I have been meaning to make an October-Halloween Advent Calendar for a long time.
Well, I found the time to actually get it done.
And well, It has turned more into a fun counting-practice game for little AuBrynne more than it is an Advent.  But really, that is ok! We don't need any candy around here...

I layered Halloweeny papers and Stickers onto magnet sheets to stick them onto some galvanized sheeting. 
I commandeered an old frame from the attic and covered it with peridot glitter paint for a final touch. 
I am with AuBrynne - I love that it's Glam-Spooky.



Those of you who know me, know that I prefer to use my Silhouette machine for anything I can.  But you will notice that I had to use more "traditional" scrapping  embellishments because my Silhouette has c**pped out.  This was HUGELY frustrating!!
And its actually the 3rd replacement since April of this year!! Yes, I am frustrated.
Anybody have a suggestions on a more reliable cutter that will cut vinyl, fabric and rhinestone template material - PLEASE LEAVE ME AN EMAIL with your suggestions! 



And I left room to tack some spooky messages randomly ☻


Visit my Linky Party Directory to see where I am linking up this bad-boy!

And I really must say to all who participated in last week's linky:
You all are AMAZING crafters!
It was a treat to take a look at all the fantastic projects you are all working on!

Here are a few of the links that caught my eye from last week's party!





Now,  it's time for the
Making It With Allie Party!
What have you got this week?
I am anxious to see!
You all are SO inspiring, I can't wait!
So, grab a button (below) or a text link is fine too.
Follow along if you like what you see.
I want to visit all of your links,
so link up your direct post, not your main blog page!
 Feel free to link up as many links as you would like,
let's just make sure they are not just pages to sell product...
And visit some of the others and share some comment love!
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If you have issues linking your post, feel free to email me and I can add it directly :)

October Frights


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4 comments:

  1. Hi Allie!

    I am new to your page (and blogging for that matter!) and I wanna say how much I love the advent calendar! It looks fantastic! This will be on my "To DO" list for next year ;)

    Thanks for hosting!

    Visiting from: http://dazedtoamaze.blogspot.com/
    (rachelle.ball83@gmail.com)

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  2. Hello bloggy BFF!! Can I still call you that?? LOL! I miss you and all of your creative masterpieces :) This turned out great despite the issues with the Silhouette. What is up with that?? Hope all is well :)

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  3. Thanks for the party cutie pie!
    Have a great weekend!
    XOXO,
    Tasha

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  4. Allie, thank you so much for hosting! I love your whimsical, glittery countdown!

    Jenn

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