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Wednesday, 11 June 2014

Scrappers Delight 24 and One Stitch at a Time 216

Challenge 24 at Scrappers Delight is anything goes with the twist layer it up ( I have done lots of layers)

Challenge 216 at One Stitch at A Time is use a digi

Cut out Merry Christmas from paper in My Minds Eye 12 days of Christmas 6x6 paper pad
and layered onto green and white paper from Christmas Basics 12x12 paper pad

Printed digi stamp "Baby Baubles Awww Baby" which is on special for $1 at the moment at  and at
I bought it forgetting that I already had it.

Coloured with markers and cut out with Stampin Up scalloped circle punch.  Layered onto red card punched with Stampin Up circle punch.  Layered onto green and white paper.  Cut out red baubles from paper from Christmas Basics 12x12 paper pad and layered over the baubles on the green paper.  Added gold thread and gold star brads.

Layered all onto red card and then onto green card.

I would also like to add this card into the following challenges:

Crafting from the Heart - Anything Goes

Crafty Hazelnut's Monthly Christmas card challenge

Crafty Hazelnut's Monthly Patterned Paper challenge

Crafty Hazelnut's Weekly Christmas challenge 180 for a child

Love to Create - for the kids

Merry Monday 112 - Santa Hats


  1. Very cute image! Great coloring. Thank you for joining us at Merry Monday!

  2. Great job of coloring, Margaret! Love all those ornaments! Thanks for sharing this with us at Merry Monday!

  3. Cute Design, thank you so much for sharing with us over at Fan-Tastic Tuesday, it is much appreciated, I do hope you will join us again next week for another fun challenge....
    Suzy B Owner Fan-Tastic Tuesday

  4. Lovely card Margaret, this image is so cute. Thank you for joining us for Merry Monday.

  5. Adorable holiday card! Thank you for joining our "Make it for the Kids" Challenge this week at Love to Create.
    Ruza, LTC Admin/Designer
    Ruza's Craft Corner

  6. I love your little string of ornaments to coordinate with the Santa Hat theme this week! Thanks for playing Merry Monday!

  7. Hi Margaret a great card thank you for joining our challenge this week at Crafting from the heart.
    Fiona dt/blog co-owner x

  8. eek, too cute!! Not sure I am ready for Christmas but hey it's only 6 months away!! Thank you for joining our "Make it for the Kids" Challenge this week at Love to Create!! Hope you we will see you next week too!
    Jackie ~ LTC Owner/Designer

  9. Ahhh, what a cute image! I really like your ornament banner and the way it matches your paper, well done! So happy to have you play along with us at Scrapper's Delights. I hope you join us again us soon! Joanne

  10. SUPER coloring and GREAT layering, CUTE!!

    Thanks for joining us in the Merriment at Merry Monday! I am so excited and thrilled, I love this it is so great to visit all the players here!!!
    -Hugs Kimberly,
    This month's MM Featured Designer - June

  11. Love the recurring theme of circles in the card. Thanks for joining in the challenge at CHNC Extra for June


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