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Saturday, 28 October 2017

Tuesday Morning Sketches 426

Tuesday Morning Sketches 426

Used two papers from We are 3 Holly Berries paper set
Precoloured image from We are 3 Vintage Wreaths Christmas printables
Sentiment from We are 3 Sentiments Christmas Greetings
Flowers from Polkadoodles Winnie White Christmas download kit

This is the sketch

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

ABC Christmas - U unlimited (Anything goes) V Vibrant

Crafting by Designs - Get ready for Christmas

Crafty Hazelnut's weekly Christmas challenge 357 - anything Christmas optional theme something with wings

Crafty Hazelnut's monthly Christmas card challenge - anything Christmas

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

Fab n Funky 368 - Christmas

The Merry Christmas challenge 40 - anything goes

Watercooler challenge 142 - All About Christmas


  1. Such a cute christmas card !

  2. Hi Margaret, what a lovely card with such a vintage look to it. I love the way you've used the sketch for your card. It's very effective. Wonderful colours, too. Thanks so much for joining our Watercooler Wednesday Challenge this week.

  3. Beautiful vintage card. Thanks for playing along with us at Fab'n'Funky. Pat K xx

  4. Beautiful card, Margaret. The holly berry paper makes a lovely background for the pretty image. You've captured the sketch perfectly. Thank you for joining us again this week at Tuesday Morning Sketches. We love to see you beautiful cards.

  5. Everything you picked for this card works perfectly for that sketch! Love it! Thanks for sharing with us at CHNC Extra! :)

    ~Marie B -DT

  6. This is a beautiful vintage card.

    Thank you for sharing at fab n Funky.

    Sharon x

  7. What a pretty vintage card, complete with a great image and a beautiful background and border too. Thanks for joining us at the Tuesday Morning Sketch challenge!

  8. Beautiful card!! Lovely papers and image!!
    Thanks for playing along with us at Tuesday Morning SketchesTuesday Morning Sketches!
    Debbie ~ TMS DT
    Debbie's Dash of This and That

  9. Beautiful card. Love the vintage vibe to your card. Thanks for joining us at The Merry Christmas Challenge.


  10. Lovely Christmas card! Thanks for joining us this week at Watercooler Wednesday for our Christmas challenge!

  11. Great take on the sketch and use of the pre-coloured image. Thanks so much for sharing your wonderful card on our Watercooler Wednesday challenge this week. Loved it!

  12. A great vintage design! Thanks for joining us at Watercooler Wednesday.

  13. Great card you made great use of the sketch. Thanks for joining us at Watercooler Wednesday Challenges!

  14. Great card - thanks for joining us at Craftyhazelnut's Patterned Paper Challenge.

    Helen x

  15. Such a sweet card. Thanks for joining us over at the ABC Christmas Challenge.

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


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