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Sunday, 4 January 2015

Christmas card club

The challenge at the Christmas card club this fortnight is clean and simple in red green and white

I have used green and white paper, precoloured image and sentiment from Polkadoodles Work and Play Festive Hollybobs CD.

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

12 months of Christmas cards link up No 1 - anything goes with the optional theme Father Time

Christmas cards all year round - anything goes as long as it is Christmas

Crafty Hazelnut's weekly Christmas card challenge - anything goes Christmas

Crafty Hazelnut's monthly Christmas card challenge - anything goes

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

Suzy Bee's blooming challenge - anything goes with a twist clean and simple


  1. A gorgeous card, love the image.

  2. what a super image...polkadoodles are such great your card...great start to the year xxxx

  3. Marvelous card - glad to see it was a pre-colored image - I would be so jealous if you thought coloring that was quick and simple! LOL! Very cute!

  4. What a sweet image to start the club challenges off with . hugs Mrs A. (ValeryAnne).

  5. What a darling image, and just love all the mats behind this cute little Santa. Hope your New Year & Christmas holidays were super wonderful, and that you are off to a great beginning of 2015. TFS & Big Hugs.

  6. This is so cute Margaret, just love that Santa. Thanks for joining me with this first challenge of the year. Carol x

  7. Fabulous card. Love that Santa. Hugs Rita xxx

  8. OH my gosh, this is totally darling! That image is just such a sweetie and I LOVE the use of traditional colors! Beautiful work, Margaret! HUGS and have a great week! :) Mynn xx

    PS: I've started a new holiday card making challenge and I'd love for you to come play along! We've got blog candy up! It's called CASE-ing Christmas--hope you join me there soon! HUGS! :)

  9. Hi Margaret just checked your list all is well and all your links are working fine...great job xxxxxxx

  10. Hi Margaret
    Fabulous card... Love the snowman... Gorgeous....
    Hugs Sylvie xx

  11. What an adorable, sweet card. That Santa is so cute. Don't you just love pre-colored images? Thanks for joining us at 12 Months of Christmas Link Up for this our first challenge. Come back again next month.
    Margaret, DT

  12. Oh how cute and adorable this is Margaret fabulous make
    lorraine x

  13. Love that image! Super cute and the hat is stunning xx

  14. Oh my goodness that Santa is totally cute.. just love that image...
    thanks for joining us at 12 Months of Christmas Link Up..
    LAura DT

  15. Such a cute card Margaret. Very fitting for Carol's challenge this time. Hugs Christine xx

  16. Hi Margaret I am back with my DT hat on to thank you for entering our challenge at Crafty Hazelnut's Christmas Extra Challenge, your card is super.
    lorraine x

  17. Thanks for sharing your lovely crafting for Suzy Bee's and also CCAYR January challenge - hope to see you again soon, Hazel, DTs - and thanks for entering this for all of my Craftyhazelnut's challenges - hope to see you there again soon x

  18. Thanks for entering CCAYR January and Suzy Bee's challenge, Hazel, DTs, as well asall of my Craftyhazelnu challenges with your lovely crafting - hope to see you again soon. x

  19. What a cutie of a Santa. Great card!


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