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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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Saturday, 29 November 2014

Ching Chou Kuik challenge 2 - add some ribbon

Challenge 2 at Ching Chou Kuik is add some ribbon

I have embossed green card with candy cane embossing folder.  Printed one of Ching Chou Kuik's new stamps "Christmas Tree" and partly coloured her with markers.  Layered her onto red card and then onto the green card.  Added Merry Christmas ribbon.  Added bauble and Christmas tree punches.  Layered all onto red card.

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

Buckwells Crafty Challenge No 2 - use ribbon

C.RA.F.T. 287 - Christmas present

Crafty Hazelnut's monthly Christmas card challenge - anything goes

Fan-tastic Tuesday - anything goes with a twist add a tree or trees.

Inspiration Destination No 9 - anything goes

Merry Monday 136 - red, green and white

Penny's paper crafty challenge 205 - anything goes

The Corrosive Challenge 213 - happy everything


  1. Thanks for popping over to my blog Margaret and leaving your lovely comment.Saw your very cute card at Merry Monday the semi coloured effective.

    luv CHRISSYxx

  2. Another lovely Christmas card, thanks again for joining us at Inspiration Destination. Hazel x

  3. Such a pretty image and love how you just spotlighted the red & green! Thanks so much for playing with us at Merry Monday this week!

  4. Hi, thanks for commenting on my card Margaret. How clever to leave the line art black and white. Great embossing folder.

  5. Great use of these colors, Margaret! Thanks for sharing this with us at Merry Monday!

  6. Beautiful festive card .... such a cute image. Linda (GD Merry Monday) xx

  7. Hello Margaret, Such a lovely card. Love the image and love how only a little of the image has been coloured. Thank you for joining us over at CRAFT challenge this week. We hope to see you again soon.

    Teighan DT

  8. Great card - thanks for sharing it with us at Crafty Hazelnut's Christmas Challenge Extra.

    Helen x

  9. Thank you so much for joining in our November challenge at Buckwells with your delightful crafting, also Fan-tastic Tuesday – we hope we’ll see you again soon, Hazel, DTs - thank you also for entering this for my CHNC challenge x

  10. Thanks for sharing your lovely crafting for Fan-tastic Tuesday challenge 63 - hope to see you again soon, Hazel, DT, also CHNC challenge extra for November x

  11. Beautiful creation!

    Thanks for joining us at Penny's Paper Crafty and I hope you'll be back soon!



  12. Fab card, love the festive colours. Thank you for sharing with us at the C.R.A.F.T Challenge. Shona xx

  13. Margaret, hope you have seen this. Congratulations:

    Kym xxx


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