Friday, 8 October 2010

Merry, Merry Christmas

A bit early I know but I had to call this post something! Another Christmas card to share with you that fits a few challenges which are listed underneath the card details.
Very hard to think of Christmas on such a gorgeous sunny day and I've been out this morning as I had to do a search for a posh frock to wear to a ball next month and finally managed to find one I liked that wasn't black (this makes me look like death warmed up if you know what I mean!!!).
I also have some good news to share as yesterday I found out that my bird cage card for the Play Date Cafe challenge 49 has gained a Cream In Our Coffee award which is a lovely surprise so thank you ladies.
So on to my card:
I've again used my cute Penny Black reindeer stamp (2803K Let's Play) and stamped them on ecru card with VersaFine Toffee ink. I cut the image out with a circle cutter and sponged Umber and Topaz VersaColor ink around the edges.
I added 2 circle mats of plaid paper from the Polka Doodles Sundae of Seasons CD and made a circle shaped easel card from red mottled card.
I then added a further piece of the blue plaid paper on the base and a Penny Black greeting (3885H so very merry). A red bow finished off the card.
I'm entering my card in the following challenges:
Penny Black Saturday Challenge - Don't Be Square
C.R.A.F.T. Challenge - Shaped Card
Alphabet Challenge - X for Xmas

9 comments:

  1. what a lovely pretty card, thanks for playing along with C.R.A.F.T. Challenge this week, x carol

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  2. Really love this stamp and how you have displayed it good luck and thank you for joining in at CRAFT Challenge this week.

    Kerry (GDT OCT)

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  3. Love this, really unusual. Thanks for joining in the fun at Penny Black this week.

    Liz x

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  4. Simply gorgeous! Such lovely papers & I love that stamp! Thanks for joining us at the CRAFT Challenge this week.

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  5. Hi Fliss! Gorgeous card - I love that stamp looks very elegant. Thanks for joining our shaped card challenge at C.R.A.F.T. this week and good luck, love Jacky x

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  6. beautiful circle easel card fliss...thanks for joining in the fun this week at PBSC..hugs kath xxx

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  7. Gorgeous card Fliss, I love the reindeer, and the papers are lovely too.

    Thanks for joining us at C.R.A.F.T and good luck.

    Rose x

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  8. fab card -thanks for joining in the alphabet challenge x

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  9. Great christmas card. Thank you for joining the Alphabet challenge

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Fliss xx