Friday, April 4, 2014

Fussy and Fancy Challenge #111-"It's all About Travel"!!

Good Friday morning dear friends!!

Well I don't know about you but I'm looking forward to this weekend...let's hope that it brings us some NICE weather!!

Today we begin Fussy and Fancy's latest challenge and it's all about travel!!!  I was not fortunate enough to get away this winter for a holiday...only in my DREAMS...but I have my bags packed and my passport ready...

please click on the first image for a closer view and slideshow...

for my traveling needs I made a passport and two travel bags... 
 closer view of the passport using Fresh Brewed Designs "Travel Girl"...
the passport is fashioned after our Canadian passports...
I hand wrote the words and embossed with gold embossing powder...
I added three travel related charms...
 inside is lined with paper from 7 Gypsies "Travel" line...
travel stamps are by Mrs.  Grossman...
 closer look at "Travel Girl"...
 the charms...
 the larger piece of luggage...
I used Graphic 45 design paper to make the bag...
the luggage tag is the "Suitcase" digi from Fresh Brewed Designs...
I added three more charms...
 closer look at the suitcase and charms...
 the smaller piece of luggage...
I used the same 7 Gypsies paper...
 closer view of the charms...
Well those are my travel pieces all ready to take a trip...LOL!!  Hop on over to the Fussy and Fancy Challenge blog to check out the wonderful work of my teamies!!!  And get ready to travel with us!!!
Materials Used:
DP-Graphic 45 and 7 Gypsies
Digital Stamps-Travel Girl and Suitcase by Fresh Brewed Designs
Die Cuts-Grande Classic Ovals
Punch-Marvy corner rounder
Airplane charm-7 Gypsies
Ribbon, buttons and jump ring are from my stash
So that is that for me today...hope you all enjoy a WONDERFUL weekend!!!  Thank you for taking the time to stop by...your visits and comments are so very much appreciated!!!


  1. BETH!! I honestly don't know how you do it! Your projects are always so thoughtful and creative! I love the passport idea along with the charms and that wonderful travel themed paper! Brilliant! Then your travel bags are GORGEOUS! I love how you used, "Suitcase"! What a wonderful post showcasing such special projects! I can hardly wait to see what you create next!!
    I hope that you have a wonderful weekend!
    Big hugs and smiles, Sheryl

  2. Oh my goodness Beth! Your amazing with all your ideas! You must have a pad of paper and a pen beside your bed so when your mind won't shut off with ideas you draw your ideas all up! Unbelievably adorable. I love the passport idea with those perfect have every possible embellishment!!!! I love the matching luggage! got it going on here!!!!!!!!!!
    Way to go......Have a great weekend.

  3. Such a cute card!
    The charms, clock, map and button absolutely adorable. :)

  4. This is such a fantastic project Beth! Love everything about it, but especially all the travel themed charms! You always have such fabulous ideas! Have a great weekend! Hugs, Vannessa

  5. These are absolutely fabulous Beth, I don't know where you get your ideas from! I love all of your brilliant details, especially your gorgeous little charms.
    I hope you have a fabulous weekend.

  6. Wonderful creations Beth, your creative ideas are just amazing... Love the passport & travel bags...the papers & added charms are perfect....WOW, WOW, WOW...Hugs May x x

  7. Hi Beth wow this is stunning!!! You have decorated the inside lovely too and the charms are beautiful!!!

    Vic x

  8. Very clever and perfect for your travel theme, nicely done
    Hugs Julie P

  9. so fantastic Beth, love the set and gorgeous embellies

  10. Fabulous! I knew you would come up with something unique. Hope your weekend is going well Beth. Judy x

  11. Hello Beth, what a lovely travel set you've made, gorgeous travel bags made with Graphic 45 papers and your Canadian passport is so original.
    Have a lovely week.
    Hugs, Katie

  12. Beth, what fantastic inspiration for our Challenge...I love what you have created and the charms are the perfect embellishments. Thank you for your continued hard work for us....much love and crafty hugs....Jo. X

  13. Beth, I would like to nominate you for an Award, are you willing to accept? Can you email me please? Judy x

  14. Beth, WOW! Every project or card is full out. What a beautiful set of bags and the card is just too cute. Beautiful work and coloring. Bags are just lovely and so many details and embellishments. The sun has shined for two days after the rain, hoping this is Spring ready to join us!


  15. Great job as always. Love all of your amazing ideas. You have embellies for everything.. I love your colouring and choice of colours. Your shading really showed off the images nice figure! Keep up the great work. Dianne

  16. Hi Beth~~ I finally got around to visit:)) I am like you....I travel in my dreams LOL!! What a clever idea for this travel challenge....Great work!!!
    Hope you are having a great Spring:))
    Bigg Hugs

  17. WOW!!!! Your bag and altered box are amazing!!!! I love the way you've put the three pieces together, the big ben and all the charms on both really do compliment the theme wonderfully. Your passport card is soo inventive, the wording on the front is Fantastic, so so clever honey!
    Yes, I joined your challenge as my image is walking, so I think that constitutes travelling!?! Do you live in the UK? I could send you some pins, if you do. Cuddles Jay xxx