Tuesday, 30 December 2014

Christmas a Time for Love

Good afternoon to all my great followers and friends. Today I'm posting the Christmas card I made for my Son and  Daughter in Law I only gave them it on Christmas Day so couldn't post it before they had seen it.
I used the LOTV stamp Christmas Kisses. Sorry the photo is a bit dark it was a rubbish day when I photographed it.

 

Card Recipe

7x7 card
Papers LOTV Twas the Night
Stamp LOTV Christmas Kisses painted with Derwent Inktense Pencils
Kraft card Crafters Companion
Hessian Chatsworth Christmas market
Lace my stash
Trees Marianne die covered in Wow embossing powder and pearl string
Fence die Crafty Sentiments Designs snow is made with Wow puff white embossing powder
Spellbinders floral oval and  scalloped circle dies
Sentiment LOTV
Burgundy organza rose ribbon Boyes Stores.
Shabby white Frantage around the image and sentiment
 
 
 I hope that you are all enjoying the Christmas holidays and  getting some time now before New Year to relax. My friend Val is arriving for New Year today so going shortly to pick her up from the train. Thankfully the East Coast trains seem to have got sorted
Enjoy New Year whatever you have planned. Also a big thank you for the wonderful comments you have all left on my Wedding post. Hugs Carole x



19 comments:

aussie aNNie said...

Your card is gorgeous Carol and love the image/stamp and dies used and including the beautiful colours and design.
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Sarah said...

What a gorgeous card Carole and I bet they were delighted with it!! Love the pearls trimming the tree and the snowy touch of embossing powder. Wishing you good health and happiness in 2015 xx

*Vicki* said...

So many stunning details here Carole!! Love your embossing, the pearl accents and such a darling image too!! Really beautiful! Wishing you a Happy & Healthy New Year in 2015! Hugs & Smiles - *Vicki*
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Sue said...

Oh this is gorgeous Carole I bet they loved it!! love the embossing and of course LOTV image! have a wonderful New Year huggles Sue xxx

Sharon said...

This is lovely Carole. The image is so sweet and love the gorgeous layers and embellishments.
Happy New Year to you and your family.
Hugs Sharon. x

Irene said...

Hello Carole

Beautiful card, all that snow is brilliant. An adorable image and design. I hope your friend arrived safely.

luv
irene
xxxx

Jackie Trinder said...

Hi Carole this is a gorgeous card. Hugs Jackie

Natalia Smith said...

Gorgeous card Carole, love the details and image is beautiful. Hope you had a lovely birthday and wishing you a Happy New Year! x

Marianne's Craftroom said...

So gorgeous, love the detail on the trees and the cute image. Wonderful colours too.

pam said...

Beautiful Christmas card Carole.

Happy New Year to you and your family 2015....
Pam

Jackie said...

What a gorgeous card Carole.
Happy New Year to you and yours :o)
Jackie xx

Elise said...

Oh how STUNNING Carole!!! I love the colors, and I especially love how you did the trees!! Beauuutiful!

I hope you and your family had a Merry Christmas and Wishing you and your family a HAPPY NEW YEAR!!!

Big Hugs,
Elise

Jacee said...

Fabulous card, lovely design!

Happy New Year to you and yours!

Hugs Jacee

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Debra Kenworthy said...

Absolutely gorgeous card Carole! The colour combo is lovely and I love all your fabby details like the pearl string on the tree.
I hope you all have a wonderful day together with Val. Debra x

Rebecca Bradshaw said...

Happy New Year Carole! I hope 2015 brings you good health, and lots of happiness and crafting! Your card is so gorgeous - the colour scheme is brilliant and I really love how you've decorated the trees!
Rebecca.
x

Tracy Welham said...

Lovely, the snow on the trees and fence look really effective, cute image. Creative Blessings, Tracy x

Lucy Woods said...

Really gorgeous Carol! Love the trees!
Lucy x

Pop's Cards said...

Morning sweetie, this is simply stunning:0) hugs Pops x

Diane said...

Happy New Years Carole, what a lovely design, looking forward to all your fabulous creations.

Hugs Diane