April 13, 2009

Just About To Bust My Buttons!!


EXTREME DORK ALERT!
If I sound a little giddy...
it's only because I AM!

So, I told you a couple of months
ago, that SOMERSET LIFE was
going to use one of my creations
in their next issue...what a long
wait it's has been!



For months I have been looking at
this in my bedroom...so naked and
switch plateless!
But it was worth it to see this in
Somerset Life!!!


I never really thought, as I was gluing
ten million little buttons to a switch
plate, that it would end up in a magazine!
And as if that wasn't fun enough!!!!!
I had absolutely no idea that they were
using another one of my ideas until I
was holding the magazine in my hot
little hands!



My pink teapot! Now that was a surprise!
I know so many of you have been in so
many magazines that this kind of thing
is sort of old hat for you...but little 'ol
me???? HOLY COW! It's amazing!

I truly promise that if it should ever
happen again, I will not be such a
doofus! I just had to get this out of
my system!
Wooooooooooohooooooooooooooo!
Ok, I am done...I will go pour cold
water on myself! Wait, just one more,
Woooooooooooohooooooooooooo!!!

32 comments:

  1. Congratulations! I haven't been able to find the latest Somerset magazine around here yet. I'm still looking and when I find one, I'll say a little hooray for you.

    Great ideas! I should try to make my own button switchplate too. Thanks for the ideas!

    Toodles.

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  2. Congratulations, very cool, you should be thrilled.
    Hugs, Diane

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  3. woooooooooohoooooooooooo indeed!!

    Oh my golly gosh you're famous!!! May I have your autograph?! How fab you must feel, oh golly I would be tickle pink if I was ever in a magazine...oh wow I'm soooo excited for you...you are one talented and inspiring lady.
    You go girl!!!

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  4. Anything Pink...especially a teapot!

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  5. Oh, dork away! It's totally cool! It would be a little wierd if you WEREN'T excited about it, really!

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  6. Oh my...CONGRATS! That is sooo great to be published! That is one of my dreams too ;-) I LOVE all of the Somerset publications...just picked one up today but didn't see 'Life.' Now I must go check it out, tee hee...what a cute teapot and great idea for the switchplate. And no, you aren't a doofus. I know if (& when ;-) I ever get published, I'll be over the moon excited too.

    Jamie :-)

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  7. Congrats! You deserve it, your switchplate is so dainty and sweet :)

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  8. WOOHOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOO
    Wow that is great, congrats! I won't be able to see the mag because it is not for sale here but looking at your pictures, WOOHOOOOOO

    Hugs from Marian

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  9. Congratulations to you! You are not being a dork, I am very happy for you : )
    Kathy

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  10. Congratulations!! I'd be excited too!
    Love your blog banner.

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  11. oh! I'm sending you so many congrats and like you I'd be busting if it was me!! it might be old hand for some but not for others

    oh and I lurve the switchplate

    Sarah
    abeachcottage

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  12. Dork away, darlin'! It makes life fun! Congratulations! Wish I could find that magazine around here... ♥

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  13. That's wonderful! What a great idea! Deserves to be in a magazine! Many blessings, Marsha

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  14. Not a dork in any way or form, I would be over the moon too! Congrats on being a published woman!!!! Hope my day will come one day too :0)

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  15. Yes, it is beautiful, I have had my issues for a couple of weeks, and I am toting it around like my best friend!!! I love everything in this issue, I have already made a few things, inspired by what I've seen in the magazine, and all my Easter gifts got wrapped extra special this year!!! Congratulations!
    Margaret B

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  16. How exciting for you! You have every reason to be proud. Can't wait to see it!

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  17. Now that is just the coolest thing in the whole world. I would be yep-skipping all over the place too. Congratulations. The ideas they show are really great and what a wonderful compliment to your talents. I am thrilled for you. Hugs, Marty

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  18. Congrats to you! That is such a neat thing! Your tea pot looks adorable in the magazine :)

    All the best,
    Allison

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  19. Oh puleeze!!!!! You deserve to soar!!!!! I'd be thrilled if it were me and I'd be all over the place about it!!!! I am so happy for you!!!! Now I have to go get my own issue so I can see it with my own little eyes in my own little hands! Congratulations!! And what a surprise with the teapot!! Way cool!

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  20. WOW, WOW, WOW!!!!! YOU GO GIRL.....

    THIS IS ABSOLUTELY AWESOME. And.... trust me, it NEVER becomes "Old Hat".

    I am so proud of you and I adore that beautiful switch plate. What a wonderful idea.

    Isn't it awesome seeing yourself in print?

    Huge Congratulations my friend.

    xo Cathy

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  21. CONGRATULATIONS! That is awesome. Both of your creations are beautiful and magazine worthy. I've never been published, well once in a scrap mag 'cause I won a contest with a digital layout, but I would be just as giddy as you are. ♥

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  22. Dorks have more fun!!! Wahoo on girl...you deserve it! I would be on the street corner showing everyone who passed by...dufuss' unite!

    Way to go!
    Susie

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  23. Congratulations. That is wonderful and worth the woohoos!!

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  24. This is so wonderful for you and you certainly deserve it. I bought the mag last week and the pics are great. I'm so happy for you. Thank you for agreeing with me about my granddaughter being a darling.
    Laughing with Angels, June

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  25. Congratulations! I'm so happy for you. Did Somerset find you by way of your blog? I'd be just as thrilled if I were you. Wishing you more success in the future!

    Lorna

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  26. Congratulations!
    what wonderful ideas...


    Enjoy the moment,
    Louise

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  27. very cool! I bought the magazine yesterday and I am lovin it! Your two creations are awesome.....

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  28. I just found you, so this congrats is a little late but hearfelt nonetheless. You should be proud. You deserve it. You my friend are a creative girl and deserve all the accolades you get! Enjoy!!!

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  29. wooooooohoooooooo! way to go! I am so glad to see your beauties published! you soooo deserve this!

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  30. So much new news in such a short time. You probably don't remember me from My thoughts and creations ? I have a new blog of a few months now, and am trying to remember everyone's name from before.

    Your blog is just lovely. Love your colors, and content. The cork idea is so clever !
    Stop over and see me Memories at the Lake anytime. They only problem I have is no one can find me. It has to do with the feeds and right now I am struggling to remember before. Seems like it wasn't this complicated.
    Anyway, just a Hi to you and glad I tripped over you by accident. Small world ?

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