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Wednesday, 25 November 2015

Merry Monday challenge 181 - blue and white with texture

Challenge 181 at Merry Monday Christmas challenge is blue and white with texture

I have printed pattern paper from Digital Scrapbooking Studio Blue Christmas bundle and embossed it with Cuttlebug snow dots.
Printed frame, precoloured digi stamp and flower from Digital Scrapbooking Studio Blue Christmas.  Cut them out and layered onto pattern paper.
Added lace and pearls.  Layered all onto blue card.

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

Artistic Inspirations 145 - anything goes twist pearls

Crafty Catz weekly challenge 302 - shades of blue

Crafty Hazelnut's monthly Christmas card challenge - anything goes

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

Inspiration Destination 60 - anything goes

The Corrosive Challenge 238 - pearls and lace

Where the heart is 3 - anything goes/winter blues


  1. Gorgeous vintage style card. Hugs Jennifer xx

  2. Your card is very beautiful !
    Thank you for joining us at Craftyhazelnuts!
    Good Luck and hope to see you again.

  3. Lovely card, love the flower and that embosed background.
    ♥Hugs Valentina♥

  4. a Beautiful christmas card and thanks for sharing at Crafty ctaz in our shades of blue challenge

  5. Wow, this is so pretty.I love everything about this... your girl is so vintage looking, love the colors, and your e/f is great or the texture! Thank you for sharing at Merry Monday!

  6. Beautiful printed vintage photo, lovely Christmas card. Thanks for sharing ay Merry Monday.

  7. A perfect card for the upcoming holiday season. Great job and thanks you for joining us at Corrosive Challenge.

  8. Lovely card. Great image.

    Thanks for sharing with us at Crafty Catz

    Tracey DTxx

  9. Thank you so much for sharing this wonderful artwork at Corrosive Challenges, hugs, Jackie DT member

  10. Very pretty! Love that image! Thanks so much for playing along with us at Merry Monday.

    Deanne :)

  11. Beautiful!
    Thank you for joining in with the 'Shades of Blue' challenge at Crafty Catz. Mia - GDT Member xx

  12. Great card for Crafty Hazelnut's Patterned Paper Challenge
    Thanks for sharing it with us, hope you can join in our latest challenge too Donna ☺

  13. Very pretty!!! Thanks so much for participating in our WHERE THE HEART IS challenge!!! Can’t wait to see you participate again in our next challenge!!
    Deanne at A Little Bit O’ Paper

  14. Wonderfully done. thank you for joining us at the Corrosive Challenge.


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