Thursday, August 25, 2011

A Dream....

I am so happy to share some wonderful news with you all,  my dear blogging friends,
my "Inspiration Holders" will be featured in the Autumn 2011 Issue of Somerset Life! 
I am beyond excited to see my own creations in this beautiful publication! To add to that excitement, they were chosen for the cover. 



Will somebody PLEASE pinch me???
Oh Happy Day! 


68 comments:

  1. OMG MICHELLE
    This is awesome
    They make a wonderful cover, I can totally see why they would choose them.
    Oh they look so glamorous yet heavenly.
    CoNgRats!!!!
    Amy

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  2. oh, congrats!!! you soooo deserve the cover!

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  3. Oh Michelle!! They are absolutely my most favorite repurposed item ever! You turn each one of them into a total thing of beauty with an enchanting purpose!! I am not surprised IN THE LEAST, that they are on the cover! I am beyond thrilled for you, my friend! JOY!!! I know your heart is full!

    You and Abby have sooo inspired me to submit something{s} one day soon!!

    WOOHOO!! You go girl!!! I will definitely be buying that issue!!

    Big Hugs!
    Becky

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  4. Sending you a little pinch and a big hug. Congratulations!!!!!!!!!!! They are fabulous. Can't wait to see them in print:)
    ~Debra xxx
    Capers of the vintage vixens

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  5. CONGRATULATIONS MICHELLE! How exciting! The card holders are soooooo beautiful! I will get the magazine. Sending you a pinch my friend!
    XXX Ido

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  6. How very, very nice...they look great on the cover!!

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  7. yippie skippie!!! way to go!

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  8. YAY for you!! That is just awesome! They are very pretty...
    Rene

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  9. SHUT UP!!!!!!!
    Congratulations!!!!! THE COVER!!!! WOW

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  10. You're NOT dreaming and this is truly wonderful for you!!! It's time your incredible creations are noticed and you can stand and take a bow.
    Bravo my talented friend!
    Sending you big hugs & shrieks of joy,
    Susan

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  11. I have to comment again, because I just noticed that the SL spread photos totally match your blog colors & style. Totally a reflection of YOU!

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  12. How wonderful that you have been recognized and honoured by this prestigeous publication. Very well deserved and may your success continue to flourish
    Helenxx

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  13. Wow! The cover! They look beautiful! Congratulations.

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  14. Sooo Congratulations. You must be very proud. Happy for you.

    Hugs

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  15. YAAAAAAAAY!!!!! I'm so HAPPY FOR YOU GIRL!!!! I HAVE to have this issue too :) Congratulations angel, you deserve this ~ sending you big ol' hugs and much love, Dawn

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  16. A big congratulations, Michelle!
    Well deserved recognition.
    enJOY this lovely day,
    Kimberly

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  17. Dear Michelle
    Congratulations - what an achievement!!
    Your inspirstion holders are beautiful and sooo creative.
    Now I can't wait to get my copy - soon I hope!
    Shane :)

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  18. Oh wow! So happy for you! Well deserved recognition to be on the cover!
    I'll definitely pick up a copy when available.
    Congratulations!

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  19. What an honor to be chosen for the magazine feature, but the cover? That's so awesome. Your creations are amazing. Congratulations!!

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  20. Pinching? I can pinch you a hundred time and you are not going to wake up! Front cover! AMAZING!!! Can't wait to get my copy. So happy for you, really. Ciao Rita mammabellarte

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  21. OMG!!!!! Congrats to you!!! I am sooooooooo happy for you....and the cover, yay!!!!!

    xo,

    Abby

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  22. YAY!!!! They are indeed cover-worthy!!! Huge congratulations to you. How thrilling!
    Cheers,
    Holly

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  23. Oh my gosh!!!! Congrats!!!! Your work is so beautiful!!!!!

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  24. Congratulations! They every much deserve to be on the cover! Ever since I saw them for the first time I've thought they are the neatest things! Love every one of them you've pictured.

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  25. Oh Michelle,
    Congratulations, that is so wonderful!!! It's about time your beautiful talents made the front page!
    Have a great night.
    Sincerely,
    Melinda

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  26. How wonderful and you certainly deserve being the totally creative woman that you are!! I would pinch you if I was closer!!

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  27. I'm still gushing, just here on your blog now...this is so well deserved. You are super talented, and they are just beautiful.

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  28. SHRIEK!!!! Jumping up and down and shrieking some more! I am so happy for you...I have a dream of someday having something in a Somerset publication (apparently you actually have to submit something though!) but the COVER is over the top! YAY! I am so happy for you Michelle. Can't wait to get my paws on that one.

    Hugs,
    Judy

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  29. I'm so happy for you! Your creations are beautiful. Congrats!

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  30. You have such inspiration through your creativity.Your work definitely needs to be shown all around.I love this for you.You are a sweetheart.Yay...Im am so excited for you.Have a fun and creative day....Chickie

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  31. Oh Michele, congrats, and to get the cover!OMG I love those holders! Did you do a post on them or a tutorial? They are fantastic, I'm doin' my happy dance for you! Your creativity can now be shared with everyone. When does the magazine come out???xoxoxoxo--cindy

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  32. Michelle I am soooo excited and happy for you! It's an amazing feeling isn't it?? I can imagine being on the cover is just the best feeling ever!! The holders really are fabulous and well deserved to be in the magazine! I'm sending you a big hug of congratulations!!!
    xo,
    Karen

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  33. Congrats, Michelle! You are so deserving of this honor. These inspiration holders show your creative genius again. I absolutely love the ones I have and look forward to more. The cover photo is beautiful.

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  34. Congratulations Michelle, they are beautiful and deserve to be on the cover. Your creations are all so beautiful, I'm thrilled for you!

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  35. YAY! You even made it to the cover! How cool! Congratulations again, dear Michelle!!! This is very exciting for you and so very well deserved!
    Have a great weekend and just celebrate :-)!
    Hugs to you,
    Julia

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  37. Pinch!!!
    Oh Michelle..........good for you. You always make the most beautifull things. Wish i could buy the magazine over here. I wanted to order it once over there but they asked só much shippingcosts, not normal!
    xxx Marga

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  38. :))))))) So glad we shared that moment of excitement together!:)
    The cover is breathtaking, you SO deserve it with that creation!
    Big hugs,
    Monica xo

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  39. OOOOhhhh Michelle - that is SO great news. Big congrats and so well deserved. No wonder you ended up on the front page - Yeaahhh for you :o)
    Have a wonderful weekend sweet friend.
    XO Tina

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  40. This is sooo deserved, my dear Michelle, they are gorgeues and a fantastic creative idea , and the wonderful Somerset Life must be so proud to have you on the front cover, sweetest friend.
    Congratulations-- I have already ordered it :)
    Big warm hug-
    Dorthe

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  41. That is super exciting news!!! It comes as no surprise as I think your inspiration holders are stunning!! They have always been one of my favorite repurpose projects. The cover is absolutely beautiful. It is so eye catching and really highlights your gorgeous holders. I'll be buying this issue!
    Have a great weekend.
    Jane

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  42. You, my sweet friend, are getting the recognition you so deserve. You have created a "look" that is original and all you. I am so happy for you and I cannot wait to get my issue!

    It was so great talking to you - let's do that again.

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  43. Yay!!!!Congratulation!! Your Work is absolutely Beautiful! I will Be Picking up a Copy for Sure!
    Hugs
    Jill

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  44. Those are beautiful! They certainly chose something wonderful for their cover. Congrats on the article and the cover!

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  45. Oh how exciting! Congratulations!!!!! That is so wonderful and you deserve it. I will definitely be getting a copy of that one. I am so happy for you.
    Rebecca

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  46. Congratulations!Tres magnifique!
    I am so happy you truly deserve it! Your creations are beautiful! I have never seen anything like it!
    I will run to get that issue!

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  47. Oh Michelle, congratulations! I am so proud and happy for you, but I've told you how much I admire your work and incredible sense of style!Glad that you are being recognized. I'll go and buy a copy today!
    Big Hugs,
    Patti

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  48. Your work is amazing!!!!

    They are fortunate to be able to find artisans like you to publish! Congratulations.

    ciao Bella!

    CREATIVE CARMELINA

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  50. Congrats, you must be thrilled! Pinching will come in handy later, when you receive your copy and it is on the news stand! Happy for you~ It is a beautiful cover!

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  51. Hi Michelle,
    congratulations - so very well deserved!!
    Can't wait for the issue to come out.
    Please stay safe during Irene!!
    Hugs,
    Marie

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  52. Hello Michelle! I am over here doing the happy dance for you! Congratulations!!! They are gorgeous, I can see why they chose them for the cover. I am thrilled for you! t. xoxooxo

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  53. Again...I am so very happy for you Michelle!
    I'm sure the sun will be shining over your home even as Irene passes by!! Followed by a beautiful rainbow I bet!

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  54. Michelle,
    How exciting!!! Those sweet little inspiration holders "deserve" to make the cover...they are exquisite. I love them!!! So happy for you Michelle...I'm smiling for you now and sending you hugs through "blogland".
    Blessings,
    Karen

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  55. Hi Michelle, Congratulations, Oh the cover is beautiful, I am going to have to get a copy. I can't believe I know someone so famous. Have a wonderful weekend. Hugs, Terri

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  56. Congratulations! Girl you should have been in an issue of that magazine a long time ago! That great!
    tot

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  57. Pinch,pinch! How wonderful! They are beautiful of course!

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  58. Congratulations on a well-earned feature, Michelle. You create such amazingly beautiful items! Always original and lovely.

    I hope to see many more in Somerset Life magazines. ........Angie

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  59. ...shut the front door!!! What a fabulous thing to have happen to you Michelle ~ after all you have been through. How positively thrilling for you and I couldn't be happier that this 'recognition' happened to such a talented, deserving and beautiful person. xoxox Marilyn

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  60. GASP....soooo beautiful! I stopped purchasing that publication awhile ago but may have to get this copy. Congrats!
    xo

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  61. Oh Michelle!!!
    I am in love with this cover! I saw Life in the preview on the Stampington sight & loved this project not knowing who did it. I am so, SO happy for you to make your first cover! Can't wait to see it in person.
    Lisa

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  62. These are just amazing, you are so talented and such a sweetheart, you totally deserve this honor!! I'll be grabbing this issue for sure! xoxo Debra

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  63. Congratulations to you dear Michelle!
    The cover...how wonderful.
    You make the most beautiful things, I am so happy for you!

    Big Hug
    ♥Michelle

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  64. Oh Michelle, This is the most wonderful news!!!! A big congrats and to make the cover too.!!!!
    You must be beside yourself!
    Its so well deserved ,your inspiration holders are just beautiful! I Loved them the first time I saw them!
    hugs Lynn

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  65. Michelle - a dream come true for you my friend - and SO well deserved! I am thrilled for your success - and I will be running right out to purchase my own copy as soon as they are available.

    Your inspiration holders are stunning - a wonderful creation from your crafting soul~~

    I am so happy for you - and so PROUD of you!!

    Vicki

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Taking the time to share your thoughts...your words...and your inspiration fills my soul....Merci.
~*~Michelle~*~