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Sunday, 4 September 2011

Nappy Nappy Nappies

Hiya Everyone, Hope you have all had a fab weekend, one more day then the kiddos go back to school, much running around to do tomoz! Had a loverly roast today, first one in ages! thought I could stomach the Beef, that used to be my favourite, until Ellas pregnancy and I havent been able to eat it since, sigh, so had pork instead lol, was yummy!

Anyways, I am here today just to show the Nappy Cake I made for my Sisters Baby Shower which was on Friday, havent shouted about it before, but I am Having A Nephew! lol roll on October! It was the first Baby Shower I have ever been too lol, was a loverly evening. We have brought her pressies for baby already, but I wanted something a little novelty like so made the cake, making it is the easy part, I found wrapping it with the blankets and muslin cloths the hardest grrrrrrr!
sorry about my manky undecorated wall in the background sigh!!!

So I started with a bag of Huggies Newborn Size 2 Nappies
 and a bottle of talc :) and loadsa rubber bands, couldnt get clear or white, good job it was to be covered!
 and just place the nappies round and round until the tiers and shape was made, the base was made from cardboard I cut around a dinner plate and covered it with card, then added some card candy.
 and this is what it looked like when finished!
I was chuffed with myself as this is the first one I have done, now all I need is one of my loverly sister in laws to have a baby and I can make another :)
 A close up
 and another, I love this little blanket so soft
My sister loved it :)

My mum asked me to make her a scrapbook, so I said ok, my mum dropped it off to me Wednesday, it had to be ready by Friday, arghhhhhh! I made my deadline after some loooooong hours! but it was worth, top tip - NEVER AGAIN, I need at least a month! lol.

So thats why my comments have been bad this week! lol

Thanks for Stopping By x x x


Sue said...

Hi hun
bloody brill, what a fabulous gift, bet she was well chuffed with this & the scrapbook, sue,x

Craftyanny said...

you did a fab job Joey, it's gorgeous.
Anne x

Liz, said...

Hey Joey (soon to be aunty)! This is totally fabulous, love it,

Liz x

lindyloo said...

simply brill xxx

coops said...

fantastic gift hun.looks fab :D

xx coops xx

Donna Mosley said...

Hi Joey, this is a wonderful gift, what a fab idea.

Donna x

Chrissy said...

Fabulous Joey, WOW!! She must have been over the moon, gorgeous gift.


debby4000 said...

Oh this is fabulous Joey.

Pascale said...

Congratulations Aunty Joey Xxx I love this AMAZING cake and I am sure the scrapbook was gorgeous too Xxx You should start a business with these cakes hun Xxx

Chris Olsen, Glowbug said...

Congrats Joey!! How exciting!! I am sure your sister so appreciated this fun and adorable cake as well as the scrapbook!! So functional!

KraftyKoolKat said...

Congrats Auntie in waiting. This is fabulous sweetie.


Anonymous said...

Fantastic Joey!!! Congrats on your impending aunty status!! xx

Pop's Cards said...

WOW hun thsi is fab what a great idea and congrats on a new nephew hugs pops x x

Denise and Louise said...

This is gorgeous and such a lovely gift.
Denise xx

Jules said...

Wow Joey .. .. this is fantastic!!!

I love it.

What a special gift. I'm not surprised your Sister loved it.

Love Jules xx

Lee said...

Well done Joey,i don't know how you do what you do, AMAZING.It's really Brilliant.Hugs xxx

Emma said...

Wowzers hun it's gorgeous.
Hugs Emma x