pretty things and random musings

I Wanna Have a Party! January 30, 2009

Filed under: Cats,Shopping,Stationery — Alison @ 4:52 pm

I want to have a party just so I can buy these cute elephant invites from Tara Hogan on etsy. Sadly, it isn’t my birthday until June so I might have to hold fire on this one. I guess I could use them for dinner party invites though as they don’t scream “Party!!”. Unlike these:

I apologise for the use of the mf-word to those readers of a more sensitive disposition. But isn’t the illustration just fabulous. She looks like Milady in the Three Musketeers stories. Or Dogtanian and the Three Muskehounds where Milady is a cat:

I miss Dogtanian. It was one of those cartoons I looked forward to all through the school day. And the theme tune was spectacular. Happy days!


Kitty Cat Cuteness January 26, 2009

Filed under: Cats,Fashion,Shopping,USA — Alison @ 10:46 am
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I bought another wristlet as a friend for Marjorie from Allenbrite on etsy. I haven’t given him a name yet but couldn’t resist him as he will remind me of my beloved Frank:


The dribble is especially fetching, I find!


I Can Has Cheezburger January 23, 2009

Filed under: Cats — Alison @ 3:45 pm
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I don’t know if anyone out there loves cats as much as I do but I’m addicted to I Can Has Cheezburger and their LOLcats. I might have a look through all my pictures of Frank, find a good one, choose a suitable caption and submit it. What about this one?


Camouflage kitty lies in wait

Camouflage kitty lies in wait


Sorry for the unrotated pic. My technical wizardry skills are somewhat below Harry Potter’s!