Monday, February 22, 2010

My Fabulous Monday!

I went to my mailbox to leave something for my postman, and guess what was waiting for me?


A beautiful package from Thespa, of VintiquitiesWorkshop.


The most beautiful, dear, sweet, exquisite creation I have ever laid my hands on!  A pocket journal with so many details that you won't believe it!


The cover has a beautiful antique lace flower.


Adorned with a tag and crystal.  
 

There is another beautiful crystal on the cover that Thespa altered with the word "Friend."  She took the word friend from an old hymnal.

The insides are a wonderful mixture of antique and vintage ephemera that Thespa beautifully layered together.


Did I mention that there are no photocopies in this book?  All originals.  I so wish I could take beautiful pictures so you could see all her details.  Here is a sweet pocket that Thespa stuffed to the gills with more ephemera! 


This sweet clown was between the pages.  I love her!

Thank you, sweet Thespa!  (go check her out here...)  So much talent you have,
you have no idea how much I adore your creation! 


21 comments:

  1. Amazingly beautiful. What a wonderful gift.

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  2. Holy Moly! You are one lucky lady! How truly exquisite!! The detail and materials is nothing short of stunning! Thespa is one very talented lady!!

    Have a fabulous week Sweet Friend!

    Big Hugs,
    Karyn

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  3. oh, my is that lovely!!! Thespa did a beautiful job with her fabrics and papers...i just love it...lucky you!!!

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  4. Such a gorgeous little treasure! The best part is that the recipient adores it so much. :)

    Can I just say that when I first glanced at the title (which was in a smaller font on my "dashboard") I thought it said "My Fabulous Monkey!" I couldn't imagine what you would have to say about that!

    It's probably time to get my eyes checked...

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  5. What a beautiful journal, so many stunning details. So glad you were the proud recipient.
    I also want to thank you for all your visits and your sweet comments you always leave me. It is much appreciated my friend!
    Have a fabulous week!

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  6. I have never seen anything like that! All original? Wow. Lovely!!

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  7. How sweet.. It's beautiful. And thanks for wishing us well on our trip. I will be posting about it. :)

    Xoxo- Emily

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  8. You are some lucky girl...that book is divine!! Enjoy!

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  9. How divine! You have got a real treasure there. Lucky you!

    Best wishes for a fabulous week,
    Natasha.

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  10. What a treasure...you women inspire me everyday! There is so much talent out there. Enjoy your sweet book...you so deserve it my friend. Happy Monday to you! xoxox

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  11. What a neat book. And all of it is vintage, I like the idea of no photocopies. That's what makes it so special and of course the fact that her talent is in every page and detail. Thespa sent it to a special lady. Thank you for showing us all the details of your new vintage book.

    Blessings,
    Linda

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  12. I want one too!! looks so vintage... so lovly!

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  13. Though I have not one creative bone in my entire body, I so appreciate the artistry of others creations. Absolutely lovely!!

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  14. Talented Thespa did a gorgeous job! Cute piece of art!! Enjoy it, Kate!

    Have a happy day,
    Saskia

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  15. Kate you are just too sweet. Thank you so much for befriending me. You are a special gal with an enormous heart. I'm so glad you got the journal. Enjoy!

    Hugs,

    Thespa

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  16. Wow! What a treasure, and what wonderful friends you have. The cover alone is amazing!

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  17. What a lovely journal. Looks like a lot of thought was put into its creation.

    ~ Tracy

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  18. And I KNOW how much you love it with that phone call telling me every detail...I can't wait to see it!

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  19. Hi there I linked your blog with a happy award... have a great day!!
    ciao

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