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I started this blog in April 2012 so I could join Challenges. I am now on some design teams. I hope you like my cards. I started stamping in 1995 but my cards are still mostly cute.
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Sunday, 15 March 2015

Christmas Card club - anything goes

Silvie picked the theme for the Christmas card club this fortnight - anything goes

I have layered precoloured images from Luna girl Christmas Minis set and Santa Images set onto paper from Pininkie Christmas black and white set.

I am a bit early adding my card to my blog the others won't be on for a few hours. The blogs for the Christmas card club are listed on my left bar if you would like to see their cards.

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

12 months of Christmas cards link up - anything goes with an optional theme let it snow

Christmas cards all year round March challenge - cute critters (I have cute birds on my card)

Completely Christmas 54 - anything goes with a twist add a robin

C.R.A.F.T. Challenge 302 - Christmas

Crafty Hazelnut's weekly Christmas card challenge No 220 - use some black

Crafty Hazelnut's monthly Christmas card challenge - anything goes

Crafty Hazelnut's monthly pattern paper challenge - anything goes covered with pattern paper

Inspiration Destination 24 - anything goes


  1. A very striking card with this colour way you have chosen and I love the vintage Santa image.

  2. Lovely card! That black and white font background is wonderful.

  3. Gorgeous card Margaret. A real Christmas feel to this one. Hugs Rita xxx

  4. Hi Margaret what a fabulous Santa image....he looks so christmassy!....hope you have been having a lovely weekend....xxxxx

  5. Wow. Love the colours. This looks visually stunning. hugs mrs A..

  6. A wonderful card Margaret,love the vintage images. Carol x

  7. Very striking card. Thank you for sharing with us at the C.R.A.F.T. Challenge. - Myrna DT

  8. Like the vintage images on the more modern background Margaret Christine x

  9. Hello Margaret, super card, lovely images and design, Hugs Kate x

  10. Love those vintage images, superb card Karen x

  11. Thank you so much for entering our Completely Christmas challenge 54 and CCAYR March challenge with your lovely creation - we hope we'll see you again soon, Hazel, DTs - thanks also for entering all my Craftyhazelnut challenges - hope we'll see you again soon x

  12. Thanks for entering our C.R.A.F.T. Challenge this week!
    Monica - DT

  13. This is lovely Margaret and I really do like that background paper, it really makes your card stand out. Thank you so much for entering the CCAYR Challenge this month, lots of luck to you.

    Hugs to you Sue Pxxx DT

  14. This is a fabulous Christmas card, such gorgeous images.
    Thank you for joining us at CHNC Challenge Extra.


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