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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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Monday, 27 April 2015

Christmas card club 2015 challenge No 9 - stars

It is Mrs A's turn to pick the them for the Christmas card club this fortnight.
She has picked stars
I am late making my card so I have just make a quick simple card.

I have used paper from Pininkie Black and White Christmas set.
Digi stamp and sentiment from Create with TLC.   All layered onto red and then white card.

The blogs of the other Christmas club members are listed on my left bar.  Have a look at their lovely work.

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

12 months of Christmas cards link up

Crafty Hazelnut's weekly Christmas card challenge - make card in 20 minutes or less.   I usually take a lot longer to make my cards, but managed to make this one in 20 minutes.

Crafty Hazelnut's monthly Christmas card challenge - anything goes

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


scrappymo! said...

The red Merry Christmas pops against the black ad white patterned paper. Very effective!

cuilliesocks said...

Hello there, fabulous card for the Star Challenge, love the image and the black and red together, hugs Kate x

rachel said...

a great make Margaret - stars and snowflakes - beautiful! Big hugs rachelx

Karen Petitt said...

So very pretty, lots of stars and snowflakes in classy monochrome colour scheme Karen x

Hazel said...

Thanks for entering all of my Craftyhazelnut's challenges with your lovely crafting - hope to see you again soon. x

Carol said...

Great card for the challenge Margaret, love the classy colour combo. Carol x

Heather said...

Very pretty! Black, white and red is such an elegant combo and I love those "hanging" words. Thanks for playing with CHNCC2.

Kim Rippere said...

Cute card! Thanks for entering 12 Months of Christmas Linkup.

12 Months of Christmas Linkup - DT
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dutchess said...

Hi Margaret...sorry I am so late in commenting I have been away where internet coverage is none existent....
loving your black white and red theme and that backing paper is fabulous xxxxx

Christine Harrop said...

Sorry I'm late with my comment! I really love the black and white theme to your card. Looks very classy! I have finally managed to get mine done and posted - not before time!! Christine xx