Wednesday 24 May 2017

Merry and Bright Get Ready For Christmas

Good morning to all my special friends and  followers Its Wednesday again so the start of a new challenge over at Crafting by Designs.this week its our very popular Get Ready For Christmas Challenge I hope you have joined in with these challenges its a great way to get ahead with Christmas cards
Our sponsor this week is

Prize - winner choice of 2 digi images

For my Design Team Christmas card I've used the lovely stamp from All Dressed up Stamps called Merry and  Bright.

Close up

Card Recipe

7x7 Blank card
Stamp is Merry and  Bright from All Dressed up Stamps painted with Derwent Inktense Pencils
Papers are Maja Design Home For The Holidays-Family from Live and  Love Crafts sadly now closed
Kraft card is Crafter's Companion
Dies are LDRS Gilded Oval Die from Dies to Die For.
Parcel Border die is from Couture Creations Christmas Eve Collection All Wrapped  Up from Harrogate show
Bendable Jute String is Docrafts
Bark Stars and  Rusty bells Live and  Love Crafts
Berries are from my stash
Jute string Brenda's Lace and  Ribbons Facebook shop
Sentiment is from a Maja design pad Vintage Frost Basics
Pearls my stash
White Wink of Stella on the berries and  pearls

Well I hope you can play along with us this month this is always a popular challenge blog. Enjoy the rest of the week everyone. I'll be back tomorrow with another post Love and  hugs Carole x


  1. Hi Carole, a gorgeous card, love all the layers you have added, the stars look like they are on a garland and the young lady looks like she's ready for an Aussie Christmas with those bare arms! Have a wonderful week... Megan

  2. Lovely card Carole. Doesn't she look content!...cocktail in hand. Love your colouring and papers with the Kraft and the border die. Hugs xx

  3. Gorgeous festive card Carole, love the rustic feel to this and such a wonderful image too.
    Linda xxx

  4. A beautifully coloured pretty image. Love all the embellies and texture. Stunning card Carole. Hugs, Carol S.xx

  5. Gorgeous Christmas card Carole, lovely image has been coloured beautifully.
    Love your embellishment and papers.
    Hugs Pam x


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