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Friday, January 18, 2013

Joining Grow Your Blog Party with 2 Bags Full and Pink Saturday

Welcome to the Grow Your Own Blog Party hosted by the lovely Vicki  of  2 Bags Full  to connect you with other blogs you may not had a chance to visit yet. I am Marilou of Lulu's Lovlies and this is my personal blog where I  share bits and pieces of my life,  join blog parties, share the love of found vintage treasures and the love of creating. I love everything vintage, victorian and shabby cottage chic. Everything and everyone has a story making blogging a rewarding journey of old and new friendships as you never know what is around the corner in this big "adventure called life". My other blog Lulu's Heartful Creations is where I share most of my work and what I create for Swaps. I would like to give a big Thank You to Vicki for hosting this Blog Party and another sweet lady Beverly of  How Sweet The Sound  for hosting Pink Saturdays, the first blog party I ever participated in starting in 2009. I'm an active member and Group Leader of  Tag Art at  Roses On My Table  where you will find more wonderful Creative souls and Artist to connect with. Above I have shared a bit of my work, my favorite is working with fabrics, vintage finds and all types of mixed media. that include vintage photographs. I am also participating in Vicki's "Pink Scarf Project" which runs all year and I'm already working on my "special scarf" for this project.  I hope you will return as I will be hosting a Giveaway at a later date for all Followers who leave comment and it will be announced.


LV said...

A truly beautiful presentation.

Francie...The Scented Cottage Studio said...

oh Lulu they truly are lovelies ! Now I'm off to explore the other sites.
Happy Pink Saturday (())

Janet Ghio said...

WOWZA Marilou!! What gorgeous art you have shown here!!

Anne said...

Just beautiful, Marilou! Happy Pink Saturday! Think I'm going to check out the "Grow Your Blog" one, as well!

Unknown said...

I have always loved your work!
I have submitted a request for the "Roses on My Table" group but I have not received a response.

I hope to join you and learn and grow as a person and artist/creator/designer/mess maker!!

Thank you for the inspiration

Elizabeth Johnson said...

Hi Marilou. Thank you for popping into my blog. Time fairy, huh? I don't think I've ever found one of those. But I'd love to enjoy some drawing with you sometime. It would be fun! Thank you for sharing some of your lovely work here. I think the birds with the blue trimmed crochet are my favorite.

Unknown said...

I love how you incorporate all the fabric and found bits in your art. They are gorgious! Thanks for stopping by my blog and leaving such a sweet comment.

I hope you have a wonderful Blog Hop

Unknown said...

lovely blog. I am new follower from Italy. hugs

romance-of-roses said...

Wow! Marilou these are truly works of art, what treasures you have created. You are so talented and an inspiration to all of us. Happy Pink Saturday. Hugs...Lu

The Sage Butterfly said...

Your creations are lovely, and I am happy to meet you through the Grow Your Blog party. Vintage finds are always such a happy moment. Have a good weekend!

Debbie-Dabble Blog and A Debbie-Dabble Christmas said...

So many beautiful creations!! You are truely so talented!!


Elizabeth Edwards said...

going to look around more ... looks like much to see & enjoy. please stop by my blog when you get a chance. have a great weekend. all the best to you. big hugs. ( :

Jessica @ A Humble Creation said...

So nice to meet you Marilou. Your Victorian and vintage look is quite fun! Thanks for paying me a visit today!

Chubskulit Rose said...

Those are lovely Lulu!

Hopping from Pink Saturday.
Here's MINE, your comment is always appreciated.

Cheryl said...

It must be so satisfying to create with all the vintage ephemera you have. Such nice pieces. Thanks for visiting my blog, and I'll be checking back with yours from now on.

EvalinaMaria said...

You have a very lovely blog. I'm a new follower and a 'Grow Your Blog' participant. Have fun at the party!

Evalina, This and that...

Stephanie Suzanne Designs said...

Hi Marilou,

Thanks so much for visiting with me and leaving a comment. I have photos of what my giveaway will include if you'd like to pop back in to take a peek. It wasn't posted when you visited with me the first time.


Diana Seal said...

Hi Marilou, loving your wonderful vintage creations! So glad I found your blog through the GYB party!
Looking forward to coming back to visit often!

Unknown said...

All of your creations are wonderful.
I would like to come back here often to see what else you create. I see you have a love for vintage lace and trims, just as I do. I am a new follower.

Mom E. said...

You do beautiful work! I love your art designs and I am ooooing and ahhhhing over everything here!! I will come back to see all you "Lovelies" and visit often. Thanks for visiting my blog! hearts to you!

Dianie said...

I have been a long time follower and enjoy your creations and blog so much.

have a splendid day :)


hueisei said...

Nice to meet you at the party!
You have a beautiful blog.

suziqu's thread works said...

Hi Marilou
It is so lovely to be here and to view some of your beautiful creations here in the one post.
Isn't Vicki the best for arranging this whole party?
Thanks for visiting me too and I wish you luck in my Giveaway.
x Suzy

Shane Pollard said...

Hello Marilou

How lovely to meet you via our dear friend Vicki's Grow Your Blog Party!

What a lovely warm post you've written! And I can't believe I haven't found you before as I share a love of the same things as you!

I’m your newest follower!

I do hope you'll pop over and see me too and enter my GYB Giveaway!
Enjoy the party
Shane ♥

Laurie said...

Your blog is lovely! I used to love Victorian so much but now have toned it down a bit to more vintage/shabby, but I can totally relate to the style!

Jaye said...

Thanks for visiting my blog! So much fun to get to know other people! Your blog is just beautiful! It is a real work of art!!

Kelly said...

Hi, dear! Nice to meet you! Thanks for stopping by my blog to say "HI" during the Grow Your Own Blog Party hosted by Vicki over at http://vicki-2bagsfull.blogspot.com/2012/10/my-grow-your-blog-party-all-bloggers.html
I love the vintage and Victorian styles! Will definitely be stopping back by! Have a great weekend! Kelly xoxo

~Lavender Dreamer~ said...

I love the beautiful things you make! How inspiring!

kareninkenai said...

Gorgeous Blog, always. I think I am already a follower, but a lot to look through and make sure! LOL - want to be notified again, though. kareninkenai@gmail.com - will sign up just to make sure. (I think I came via SuzyQ) Please stop by if you haven't already and sign up for my giveaway. (I'm tardy because my motherboard died and went to the grave!) But, I have a replacement now! Hugs from Alaska. Karen


mitz said...

..this is truly at treat to be ablt to tour your blog.. its so beautiful and so much info included.. thanks for the chance here.. mitz_zee@yahoodotcom

hula-la said...

Hi Marilou ~
Having great fun at the Blog Party. So many blogs...so little time!
Your blog is quite lovely indeed!

Aloha from Vicki

Maureen said...

Love your art Marilou! I too enjoy all things Victorian (well I should, it's in my blog's name!) and will be sure to add myself to your Followers list so I can be sure to return and continue to enjoy your posts!

Atolye Shabby Chic said...

Loved the crazy altered works. Have so many material in combination is my passion as well. Congradulations :)for this great blog