Friday, 14 August 2009

Days gone by

I saw that Stampin for the Weekend had a new challenge with the above theme. Cool, I thought and decided to enter the layout I finished today. It has that vintage look and even if the image isn't stamped the big flower has lots of swirl stamps on it :)

The picture is actually rather old too, it's from when we shared a cabin with my parents and my sister's family for a weekend in 2002 (yes, it's my mum and dad on the picture) and this particular evening we feasted on fermented herring - the very typical Swedish dish hated by so many for the smell that has a tendency to surround these kinds of events, hehe.


Nancy said...

Hiya Helena:O) Love the vintage feel on this layout! The swirls are gorgeous. Looks like your had a lot of fun that day;O)
Thank you for joining us at Stampin' for the Weekend, good luck!

Vicki said...

He Helene, what a wonderful layout, love the colour scheme, looks like your all having a fab time it's a lovely family photo. Thank you for joining in with this weeks SFTW challenge, good luck xx vicki xx

Riet said...

What a gorgeous layout Helene.

Hugs Riet.x

Sheila said...

Hi Helene, your layout is just wonderful and what a great keepsake too, you all look like you're have the best of times, I love the flower layout on this and the swirls are just fabulous!!.
Thanks for joining us this week on SFTW & also thanks for stopping by my blog today and leaving me a lovely comment.
Sheila xx

Donna said...

A great card Helene, love your big swirly flower behind the photo, the photo is great, looks like you had a good time that day.
Thank you for participating in the "Stampin' for the Weekend" challenge again this week.. Good luck and we hope you'll continue to join in on the challenges on a weekly basis. Have a great day.
Donna xx

Vanja said...

This is just fabulous! Great photo and I love all the little flowers.
Thank you for joining us at SFTW and good luck! :)

Vanja said...

Fabulous card! Great photo and I love the little flowers.
Thank you for joining us at SFTW and good luck! :)

Kimmi said...

Fabulous! Love the layout and the flowers are pretty. The large on is fantastic and such a lovely back drop for that photo!

Thank you for playing along with us at Stampin' for the Weekend. We hope you had fun and that you join us again soon. Good Luck.


crafty amy said...

This is lovely it looks like you had a great time :D I have nver tried herring like that sounds interesting I would love to try it.

Thank you for joining us at stampin' for the weekend and good luck.

X Amy X