Wednesday, March 2, 2011

The Paper Variety-Blog Hop

Hi!! Today is the first Paper Variety Blog Hop!!!! I'm so excited to announce this week's color challenge, the great prize and the beautiful projects that the design team would made for your inspiration!!! and of course, some blog candy for hopping today!!!
If you came from MINDY'S BLOG you're in the correct place.  If not, head back to THE PAPER VARIETY to get started from the beginning. You don't want to miss a thing!!




This week is a color challenge.

Our sponsor for this week's challenge is Your Scrapbook Stash!

In order to win this GRAND PRIZE you need to submit your own GREEN project toThe Paper Variety by Tuesday at NOON. If you submit before Sunday evening, you have a chance to have your blog featured on TPV! ;)

To get you inspired, I want to share with you....

MY PAGE.........

I made this page about my daughter's birthday.  My husband took this photo the day we left the hospital.  My mom bought this dress for Paola, she looked like a doll.
I embossed the paper with the Stamping up Embossing folders.





It wouldn't be a hop without some Blog Candy!!!



Please become a follower and leave a comment  below to win this certified card from Scrapbook.com,  I'm going to randomly give away this certified card next Tuesday! You do not need to enter the challenge to xwin blog candy.

However, you are going to want to hop to the next design team member to see their GREEN! 
And now for the fabulous PATTI, stop by her blog!
Thanks for stopping by and for the lovely comments. Until next time!
HUGS!!!
Marilyn





111 comments:

  1. Marylin your page is GORGEOUS! Love the little curtain you made. Tons of little touches that make it special. Thanks for being a part of TPV! :)

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  2. Hola Marilyn:
    Me dejas otra vez con la boca abierta.. Wow!!, wow!, esta perfecta tu página, que te puedo decir que no te hayan dicho de tus hermosas creaciones.
    Me encanta como luce la página como si fuera tela y encanjes pero con papel, hermosos detalles (con mis lindas maripositas). Y la foto para el recuerdo de tu hermosa hija.
    Nuevamente te felicito! Dios bendiga ese arte.
    -Sony
    Sonia-Studio60

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  3. What a Beautiful LO! I love all the little details! The little baby is also just Precious:)
    follower
    ~Kim
    http://crazyaboutscrapin.blogspot.com

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  4. Wow, what a great layout. Awesome detail. Thanks for sharing.

    stephanniemarshall@hotmail.com

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  5. Te pasaste! jeje Te quedo exquisitamente hermoso!!

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  6. Aaaaw Marilyn this is too beautiful :) LOVE that photo & your embossed curtains are the shizzle!!

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  7. WOW, beautiful LO. I'm a new follower! :-)

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  8. wow,your L/O is amazing!!!very very lovely and pretty work!!
    I love everything about it!
    Great job,dear friend!
    xx

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  9. Bellas!!!! Las dos; la chica y la pagina. La cortina solo a ti se te ocurre. Voy a participar, espero ganarmel los dos premios.

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  10. Hermoso como siempre...me encanto el detalle de la pintura en la pagina de fondo
    Nilsa

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  11. so sweet you lay-out cool details and the frog is still a round i see..
    byebye,Lean

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  12. Awesome layout! I love the curtain!

    Kristin
    ksully4597 at gmail dot com

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  13. Wow! All I can say is that this is amazing!!! So beautiful!!! All of the details and everything on the page is just beautiful! Thank you soooo much!
    Lisa
    summer_sunset54@hotmail.com

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  14. Beautiful!! Love the depth and texture of your creations!! Those curtains are stunning!! - Became a Follower...

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  15. OMG! All I can say is this layout is over-the-top AMAZING! The embossing, the vibrant greens and aquas, the tulle, the paper folding, the flowers and of course the beautiful baby! I am your newest fan!!!!!

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  16. Gorgeous lo! I love what you did with the WP Lullaby lane papers! TFS

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  17. Marilyn me encanta el "drama" del layout, ese toque estilo cortinas de teatro me fascinó. Realmente se abre el telón para tremenda belleza.

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  18. hi Marilyn, this lo of yours of over-the-top creative and totally gorgeous!!! You are so talented! So glad that I met you at The Paper Variety!!! :) :)

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  19. Beautiful LO! I love the embossed curtains. Tfs and have a great day. :)

    stars paper passion at gmail dot com

    starspaperpassion.blogspot.com

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  20. I love your layout. It a work of art. Beautiful pic too. Ann O. p.s. love the music!

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  21. My goodness Marilyn, how beautiful is this! just look at tiny Paola in her princess dress slumbering sweetly under a canopy of splendour! just gorgeous how you have made the curtains and that miniature curtain pole! not forgetting all the other darling acoutrements for your doll! you are constantly mesmerizing us with your creations! xxooo

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  22. Espectacular!!!! Que detalle mas hermoso, la foto preciosa. Felicitaciones por tus hermosos trabajos.
    Myrna

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  23. so gourgeous. and the little baby is adorable.

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  24. Oh WOW!!! I love your layout.. such an adorable page. I've never seen anything like your curtains and they are amazing! thanks so much for sharing and the chance to win.
    -jamie
    babyblueangel_30@yahoo.com

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  25. Que trabajo tan espectacular, muero de deseos de que llegue el día de cojer la clase contigo...

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  26. Beautiful layout...love the details!! TFS

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  27. Hola Marylin siempre ta alegre tu blog con la música... me encanto este LO en verdad esa idea de la cortina sobre la foto se ve super bien, algún día utilizaré algo así porque me encantó la idea.

    Saludos.

    http://crea-lo-inimaginable.blogspot.com

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  28. Gorgeous layout! Love all the details and dimension, so beautiful! I am a follower!

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  29. That LO is sooooo LOVELY!!!!!

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  30. Stunning page!!! I LOVE the curtains and the beautiful birthday picture!!

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  31. ok seriously!!!! such a stunning page, and gorgeous details!!!! WOW

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  32. OMG.. BEAUTIFUL!!! I can't stop looking at your LO!!! The details you added are AMAZING!! Your lil lady is just beautiful as well. She does look like a lil doll. PERFECT!!!!

    Hugs,
    Tanya
    freddylswillima@windstream.net

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  33. Solo puedo decir q llegue el 14 de mayo...
    Julia♥

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  34. So beautiful Marilyn!!! OMG...its really stunning! Love the embossed curtain and the flowers flowing down are just so pretty! Awesome layout!!! TFS!!! Hugs,
    joni

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  35. Gorgeous layout. Love all the details and special touches. Thanks for sharing and the chance to win.

    vwilson577 at yahoo.com

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  36. Bueno Marilyn, no se donde empezar...Amo tu pagina...

    I love this beaqutiful adorable page. So many stunning creative elements you have come up with.
    Just discovered that YSS is a sponsor at the moment!!
    I think bloghops are so much fun...

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  37. Oh my gosh this is probably the prettiest LO that I have seen! Gorgeous!! She looks like a little princess.
    lfuchs1 at wi. rr. com

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  38. How pretty! Just look at all those details!

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  39. Oh my, how sweet is this??? Love the little curtain reveal. Very sweet.

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  40. OMG this is an owesome layout!!!! what and original idea...love love what you did with the cortain your dauther is beautiful!!!!

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  41. Nice layout looks great.
    I became a follower.
    Thanks for sharing
    karen k 3 at ameritech dot net

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  42. What an absolutely beautiful layout! I just love that curtain!

    Paula Bee
    pbeeman02@gmail.com
    http://craftwithbee.blogspot.com

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  43. omg....this layout is stunning! i love how you made the curtain.

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  44. this is simply adorable!! please visit my blog and pick up your award! :)

    scrappinforkenzie.blogspot.com

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  45. Absolutamente hermoso!! me encanto el LO y sobre todo la foto!! un abrazo, Frances

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  46. Hi Marilyn,

    Love your creation!! Great Job!! Thank you for the opportunity to win some great prizes. I am a new follower.

    Hugz,
    Ash
    ashley(dot)dziak(at)gmail(dot)com

    http://cricut-crazed-lady.blogspot.com/

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  47. Wow!! This layout is stunning!! I love it!! Anita (your newest follower!)

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  48. beautiful layout! Thanks for a chance to win :)
    scrapbookingcraze.blogspot.com
    chantalsp166@live.ca

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  49. Love your beautiful layout!!! Thanks!
    kmassmanATgmailDOTcom
    I'm following!

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  50. Your page is breath taking I love the embossing and all the flowers

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  51. I think this is absolutely the most beautiful layout I have ever seen. I'm so impressed. Plus a beautiful baby.

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  52. Beautiful baby and gorgeous layout...you are very talented. Thanks for the chance to win.

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  53. Awesome page Marilyn! LOVE the curtain so bad! it's too cute! and all the details you have for this page! always beautiful! :D

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  54. Marilyn this page is amazing, you are so talented!!! I love it, can you make me one :D

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  55. This layout is fantastic! I love how you made a paper curtain!

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  56. Stunning. I love the curtains.
    username at yahoo dot com

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  57. I am a new follower of your blog. Found you thru the Paper Variety blog hop. Looking forward to see your projects. Sherry G

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  58. Oh WOW! I absolutely ADORE this page. The curtains are gorgeous!

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  59. This page is sooo gorgeous Marilyn! What a sweet little peanut you have. I love how you embossed the papers and made a "bassinett" around the picture - fabulous idea! i am already a follower of your sweet blog.

    rebecca dunham at hotmail dot com

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  60. Wowsers My friend this is so amazing Beautiful
    what so creative!!!and the Pic so very lovely!!!
    and Thanks for your lovely words on my blog
    it was a great pleasure to read.
    And have a very great day ..hugs carla

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  61. Esa página esta espectacular y el uso que le diste a los embossing folders, sencillamente a otro nivel !!!

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  62. Bello, bello, bello! Nena, a la verdad es que tu imaginacion no tiene limites. Me encanta!

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  63. Gorgeous layout! Your style is awesome and very inspirational! Your blog will be fun to follow!

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  64. This page took my breath away. it is so gorgeous. I'm a new follower and can't wait to see what you come up with in future projects.

    leilabotting at hotmail dot com

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  65. Absolutely beautiful! Your daughter is just precious too!

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  66. wao Marilyn.... estoy sin palabras.... se ve super el detalle de las cortinas....

    Gracias por mostrarlas.....

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  67. Ay Marilyn, puedo ver tu pagina miles de veces y no me canso. Me encanta mirar todos los detallitos desde las cortinas, las flores, etc. Que bonita la foto tambien. Gracias mil por tu amistad!!! Abrazos! Yara

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  68. Marilyn, this LO is amazing! What a beautiful baby, too! The way you framed the photo with the drape is so nicely done. Wow! It's just beautiful!

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  69. OMG your layout is fabulouse., breathtakingly beautiful.I am nearly speachless. WOW!!
    I am a new follower and look forward to more awesome projects.
    http://ladyluvbug.blogspot.com/

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  70. OMG--que bonita! I LOVE IT!! I am a follower now too!

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  71. beautiful layout with such stunning details on it!

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  72. WOW, this is absolutely beautiful. I would hang that on my wall instead of keeping it in a book. Beautiful.

    ShersL84bed@aol.com

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  73. Your layouts are AMAZING!!! Such talent!!! Thank you for a chance to win such a generous blog candy gift. Also loving the Funky Music song. lol
    finelyworking@aol.com
    Dawn

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  74. Wowza!
    What a gorgeous layout!!!!!
    Thankf for the chance of winnign this fabulous prize!
    I'm a new follower

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  75. WOW!!
    What a beautiful layout! You did an amazing job!!
    Thanks so much for sharing
    your newest follower
    jessica
    chick-n-scrap.blogspot.com

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  76. Hola Marilyn, qué belleza de página hiciste!! Me encanta la foto de esa bebé hermosa durmiendo dentro de su cortinita!! Cariños

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  77. Wow -- I just love those curtains! Beautiful layout!

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  78. HERMOSA!!! HERMOSA, HERMOSA!!! Me encantan las cortinas y las florecitas!!! No puedo esperar hasta mayo para tu clase!! sooo excited!!!

    muaskis!!

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  79. That is just stunning! Great work!

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  80. WOW! This is GORGEOUS!!!

    I am your newest follower!

    Melissa
    www.disneydreamerdesigns.blogspot.com

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  81. Your page is just stunning! I love the look of curtains and that photo us just so precious!

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  82. Gorgeous page! The curtain is so detailed and beautiful!! Amazing job! Thanks for sharing!

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  83. darling baby. thanks for the chance to win.

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  84. I am a new follower. What a beautiful layout and baby. I love how it looks like curtains. TFS

    Chris.Pickul@hotmail.com
    http://pickulblog.blogspot.com/

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  85. Hi there, Im a new follower. You're welcome to follow me as well on Alex Corbi Music Blog Thanks!!

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  86. What a lovely layout, Marilyn! Love all the thoughtful details. The embossed paper you used for the "curtain" is a really nice touch! Such a gorgeous photo of your little one!

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  87. Wowww stunning work!!!!I love the curtain and gorgeous photo.

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  88. Hi Marilyn!
    I'm a new follower.
    Your layout is just gorgeous!! I love the curtain framing your picture!

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  89. Amazinging gorgeous layout! I am a new follower.

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  90. I LOVE the "curtains" on your layout! It is absolutely GORGEOUS!!! I'm a follower now! Thanks for the chance to win your blog candy!

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  91. OHGoodness, this layout is stunning... I love how you made it look like curtains!

    Thanks so much for sharing & the chance to win!

    I'm a new follower!

    ~Ola
    okj83 at live dot com
    zloe.blogspot.com

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  92. Your layout is gorgeous. I love how you made the paper look like a canopy cover.

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  93. this is an absolutely gorgeous page. I saved it so I could try to copy it...but I just don't know. Just beautiful

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  94. wao, wao. Esta ten espectacular que cuando abri tu pagina mi esposo estaba a mi lado y al verla dijo que bonito parece un baquine. La verdad me sorprendio porque el nunca opina.
    no dejas de sorprender. Que Dios te bendiga tu inventiva.
    un abrazo

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  95. so wonderfully creative - I'm a follower
    splodge@gci.net

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  96. OMG! This is one of the sweetest layouts I think I have ever seen! I love the paper curtains and that photo is gorgeous! I'm a new follower and will be back to see more of your wonderful work after the hop. TFS!

    Anniebee
    anniebeescraftroom.blogspot.com

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  97. Wow! Totally gorgeous!! Love the curtains. Cute baby!!

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  98. wow, that is absolutely gorgeous!!! I love the "curtain" embossing and edger punch you used with the stitching to tie them together!! beautiful job!! tfs
    brenna
    rbanderson@live.ca

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  99. OH.my.gosh!!!!! Your LO is a masterpiece! Seriously, a work of art! I love the design, the curtains, the flowers---it is all just so beautiful! A definite keepsake! I became a follower.

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  100. Wao!!! He quedado con la boca abierta!! Tienes un arte. Me gusta, me gusta. Tus layout estan espectaculares, preciosos... Me llama la atencion porque se ven diferentes. Esos que has hecho para "tu nena"??? se ven diferentes y totalmente juveniles. Felicidades. Y continua hacia adelante. Dios te bendice.

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  101. This is so pretty. Lovely embossed "curtains". My son Greg was born 1 year earlier!

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  102. Wow look at that beautiful curtain!! That's a brilliant idea, Marilyn!! Love this page so much!! I especially love the sweet, cool colors!! Take care there, my friend!! xoxo.

    *urgghh my internet speed is killing me! I have to wait for like 3 minutes just to comment on this post! :)

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  103. Oh Marilyn, your page is gorgeous, and so is your daughter. She does look like a doll. I love all of the detail and drape effect you did around the photo. I have become a follower. Thanks for your inspiration.

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  104. Wow hw llegado a tu blog y ese LO esta sensacional... bellisimo . felicidades.. cuidaste todos los detalles y quedo toda una obra de arte...

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Gracias por sacar de tu tiempo y dejarme un mensaje son bien apreciados, me encantan!!!