Wednesday 15 July 2015

Get Ready for Christmas in July

Good morning everyone its Wednesday and another challenge launch over at Crafting by Designs and its our very popular Get Ready for Christmas we have run this theme once a month all of this year and  it is always well subscribed with lots of great cards.
We have one sponsor this week

Prize: $10 credit to store

For my Design Team card I decided on an image called Kimmy's letter 

Card Recipe

6x6 Blank Card 
Kraft Card Crafters Companion
Papers LOTV Krafty Christmas and Classic Christmas
Image Kimmy's Letter Inky Impressions painted with Derwent Inktense Pencils and  sprinkled with Frantage Chunky White Embossing Powder and  some Glamour Dust
Dies are Spellbinder circle and scalloped circle, Marianne Tree die Memory Box houses edge with White Gesso
Red Hession trim under lace is from Live and  Love Crafts
Lace,  Eyelash trim on the trees and  the Let It Snow button are all from from  Crafty Ribbons 
Sentiments are from LOTV Christmas Wishes Set

I hope that you find time to enter the challenge with one of your great cards. Enjoy the rest of the week Hugs Carole x


  1. Wonderful card Carole, although I don't see me dashing anywhere nowadays :o)
    Jackie xx

  2. What a super card Carole, I love to see red and kraft together and your beautiful crochet lace looks brilliant too. Love the image and the fibre draped around the trees is a fabulous idea...must remember that one!! xx

  3. Brilliant card once again Carole, love the 'wool' wrapped around the trees....grrrr I only just gave bundles of this kind of wool to the nursing home thinking I'd never use I see how I could{aNNie My Personal Blog}

  4. Love this! The eyelash trim on the trees looks great, such a brilliant effect. Creative Blessings, Tracyx

  5. Gorgeous! I'm loving the Kraft Carole! Merry Christmas lol!
    Lucy x

  6. Fabulous Christmas card, I do love the cute image and beautiful way you have used Kraft card and the red. Great lace too.
    Linda xxx

  7. Super sweet design here Carole!! Love the red and kraft colors you've used for this along with all of the wonderful snow texture!! Brilliant make! HUGS :)

  8. Hi Carole this is a gorgeous Christmas card. Hugs Jackie

  9. Wonderful card! Fab image you've chosen to use which fits perfectly with the scene you've created. Great use of the eyelash trim on the tree. Debra x

  10. Good morning sweetie, this is gorgeous I do love the image and choice of papers and colours, hugs Pops x

  11. I love this card! Cute image and I really like the contrast of the kraft with the red and white... looks great!

  12. Hello Carole! Oh how BEAUTIFUL this is! What a darling image and love the little scene you've created around her! .. plus the eyelash trim adds such a wonderful touch!

    Big hugs,

  13. Carole, this is a wintry delight! What a darling image and I love the festive color palette. Red and kraft are gorgeous together. The trees are beautiful and I adore your abundance of trims throughout. Lovely creation as always, my friend. :o)

    Hugs and blessings,

  14. loving the colours used and such a gorgeous card Carole
    hugs Kate xx

  15. What a fabulous card design and love how clever you were on creating the trees.

    Hugs Diane


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