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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, 7 February 2016

Christmas card club - Texture

Rachel picked the theme for the Christmas card club this fortnight - Texture

Embossed white card with Cuttlebug snowflakes.  Added washi tape.  Printed precoloured digi from Gecko Galz Christmas time collage sheet and layered onto card.  Stamped Happy Christmas, cut out, sponged edges and layered on top.

If you would like to see the cards by the others in the Christmas card club their blogs are listed down the left side.

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

Crafty Hazelnut's weekly Christmas challenge 267 - vintage or anything Christmas

Crafty Hazelnut's monthly Christmas challenge - anything Christmas

Inspiration Destination  71 - anything goes

Simply Papercrafts 22 - anything goes


  1. Beautiful embossing and a lovely vintage image.

  2. Very nice card Margaret, love the embossing. Hugs Jennifer xx

  3. Stunning card Granmargaret... Love that EF gorgeous
    Hugs Sylvie xx
    Enjoy your day.

  4. Hello Margaret, a very pretty card and the snoflake background is lovely, Kate x

  5. This Snowflake EF adds loads of texture to your pretty card, as did the tree design in the washi border. Cute vintage image, all combined to make a lovely card for this Texture challenge. TFS

  6. Great texture with a sweet image.
    Sandy xx

  7. Lovely embossed background Margaret....and a lovely vintage image....just perfect for the challenge xxx

  8. brilliant embossing Margaret - lovely texture! Big hugs Rachel x

  9. That embossing folder is perfect for the theme of texture. Hugs Mrs A.

  10. That is a lovely vintage looking image. Looks very pretty on that great embossing folder. Think I have the same one...need to dust it off and give it a go!

  11. Great card, love the embosed background!!
    ♥Hugs Valentina♥

  12. A really cute christmas card.
    Thanks for playing with us at Inspiration Destination.
    Good luck, Michelle (DT)

  13. Beautiful texture Margaret. Makes such a lovely card. Hugs Rita xxxxxx

  14. Lovely vintage image and great embossing. Christine

  15. I absolutely ADORE that cute image you have used! just as precious as can be! looks perfect on your embossed bg! :)

    thank you so much for joining our challenge over at The Crafty Hazelnut's Christmas Challenge Extra Blog! :) nice to see a friendly face in the links!!!


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