Sunday, October 28, 2012

Another blue Christmas card

Snowy greetings to you. Brrrr, it's cold outside. Once for a change the weathermen were right - we really DID get snow today. And quite a lot of it too. It started snowing in the morning, but that snow was gone before it got to the ground. And then it started raining. And around 5 pm it started snowing heavily and now everything is white - as if it was December already. Not that I'm complaining though. Christmas is my favourite season and all this snow + shops putting out all the Christmassy decorations already (yes, I know it's still October) make me feel we are already in the holiday season. Hence, I've been humming Christmas songs to myself the whole afternoon. lol So no wonder I've been making Christmas cards today, right? ;) Here's one that I made earlier ...


First I'd like to apologize because the picture isn't the best, but I just couldn't get enough light to make a better one. The stamp is from the Christmas peace and love stamp set (same one as the reindeer which I used on several of my previous cards). I really like the look of it. All the papers are from Provo Craft. The smallest snowflakes are made with my craft punch and the bigger ones are Marianne designs dies. I embossed the snowflakes with Cuttlebug swiss dots embossing folder and inked them with blue ink pad. Doily, pearls and ribbon are from my stash.

I'd like to enter my card to the following challenges:
Mojo Monday: Sketch (fab sketch if I may add, I made several cards following it :D)
Cardmaking and papercraft: 2 colours (blue and white)
The crafty pad: Christmas is coming
ABC Christmas: U is up to you
Paper crafting journey: Ribbon or twine
One stitch at a time: One for Christmas
Gingerloft: No coloring allowed
Brown sugar: Anything goes
Card makin' mamas: Anything goes

20 comments:

  1. Lovely card hun, gorgeous design and colours, hugs Liz xx

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  2. Fabulous card, all Chistmassy and bright. I start singing Christmas songs when I make a card. It drives Mike mad!
    Hugs
    Chris x

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  3. Great card & a fab colour choice!Thanks for playing in the Christmas is Coming challenge at The Crafty Pad this week!
    Good Luck
    Hugs
    Dawn xxx

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  4. Great blue Christmas card, Thank you for playing along with us this week at Brown Sugar in the "Anything Goes" challenge! We hope you decide to play along with us again!! Good luck!
    Alice B.

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  5. Oh this is just so beautiful everything about your card is stunning xx

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  6. so gorgeous cebelica.fab image and i love your icy colours ;D

    xx coops xx

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  7. Wonderful...thanks for joining Brown Sugar!

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  8. Gorgeous it is really beautiful. Thanks for sharing at Challenges 4 everybody. hugs trisha x

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  9. This is stunning thanks for sharing with us at OSAAT . hugs trisha x

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  10. Waw luštna, lepe snežinke. LP

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  11. A beautiful Christmas card with lots of lovely layers. Thanks for joining us at OSAAT. Hazel x

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  12. Beautiful card - love the icy blues!
    Thanks for playing at the ABC Christmas Challenge!
    Helen x

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  13. This is a lovely Christmas card, great layout.
    Thank you for joining us at The Crafty Pad this week.
    Pauline
    x

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  14. Thank you for joining us at OSAAT with this gorgeous Christmas card. I love the layered look you've created. Jennie DT

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  15. Beautiful Christmas card I love the blue colours.

    Thanks for joining us at gingerloft.

    Caz

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  16. This is beautiful thanks for playing with us at PCJ this time
    Jacki xx

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  17. Great card! Thanks so much for joining us at CMM. DT Member Shannon/Shannon83k

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  18. love the tree so lovely and elegant, beautiful card

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