Saturday, 30 August 2014

A present for you



   Well a Christmas card made amongst all the birthday cards of which I still have several to make for this month, but it made a change.
   This is a Kim's digi stamp called 'Especially for you' from Cuddly Buddly. I coloured it using Promarkers and coloured the edge using distress ink. Many years ago my aunt gave me a box of embroidery threads in which there were lots of small amounts of one die number. I used one of these to embroider the edges of the image with twisted button stitches. The designer paper is Christmas paper from Kaiser Craft and I sprayed it with iridescent spray and sparkle from Crafter's Companion. I edged this with red and gold peel offs. Finally I added a sentiment.

   I  would like to enter this into the following challenges:
   Send a Smile 4 Kids - anything 4 kids
   Fab'n'Funky - for the kids
   Christmas Cards All the Year Round - sparkle and shine
   Christmas at Sweet Stampin' - gifts galore
   Crafty Creations - use something old (50+ years old embroidery thread)
   Allsorts - early Christmas makes
   Craftyhazelnut's Christmas Extra - anything goes
   Completly Christmas - anything goes
   Cute Card Thursday - anything goes
   Simon Says Stamp Wednesday - anything goes
   Fantastic Tuesday - anything goes
   Crafting at the Weekend - anything goes

8 comments:

  1. How very pretty Mary, a beautiful festive card.

    Thanks so much for joining in at Allsorts this week.

    B x

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  2. What a great little Christmas card. Love the colours. Thanks so much for playing along this week at Simon Says Stamp and good luck in the prize draw.
    Hugs,
    Caryn xxx

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  3. Thanks for sharing your lovely crafting for Fan-tastic Tuesday challenge 50, Completely Christmas and CCAYR August challenge - hope to see you again soon, Hazel, DTs - thanks also for entering this into my CHNC challenge extra for August x

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  4. Thank you for sharing your lovely crafting for my CHNC challenge extra for August, CCAYR and Completely Christmas - hope to see you again soon x

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  5. Cute and lovely card with bright colours.
    Thank you for sharing at Allsorts;-))m

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  6. Fab creation, thanks for joining Allsorts challenge, good luck.
    Happy crafting
    Tracy x

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  7. I'm delighted to see you joining in with the CASSettes for our September challenge at Christmas at Sweet Stampin' with this gorgeous card. I love your colouring and bright colour choices for this sweet bear and your stitching is fabulous! Hugs Lesley

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  8. Super cute card, love the colours too.
    Thank you for sharing with us at Christmas at Sweet Stampin this month, Wedgie xxx

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