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Saturday, September 22, 2012

First Christmas Card this year

I know that many of you have made a lot of your Christmas cards, but I am sure I am not alone in just starting.  I do have good intentions of starting early every year, but it seems like other card making gets in the way.   I have used this image before, but I might be able to find some one who did not receive it!
IRL the main image is nice and sparkly - I need something to get my order over the minimum for free postage (can you relate??) and I am so happy with it - a Spica.  I should have ordered more, including white. The only label on the stamp is Glad Tidings Cube.  I used SU Beyond the Basics, with light handed Garden Green, to stamp the bg.  For once I am pretty happy with that kind of bg stamping.  I added some silver edged gemstones from Pizzazz Aplenty .TTP Dec2012

Green monochromatic:  http://incywincydesigns.blogspot.com/
Trees:  http://creativecardcrew.blogspot.com/
Stamped bg:  http://www.ourdailybreaddesignsblog.blogspot.com/search/label/Shining%20the%20Light%20Challenge
Sketch:  http://fetch-a-sketch.blogspot.com/
Lots of dots included on bg:  http://www.vostamps.blogspot.com/


9 comments:

  1. This is stunning and thanks for sharing over at CCC this time
    Elaine DT

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  2. Hi Dorothy - what a lovely card this is. Great stamped background and I love your Christmassy images. Thanks for sharing this at Incy Wincy Designs this week in our "Monochromatic Green" challenge.
    Helen x (DT)

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  3. This is beautiful! A gorgeous colour scheme, and the design is lovely. Bet you feel good to have started your Christmas cards, eh?

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  4. Beautiful card! I love the images, so dainty.

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  5. I love monochromatic cards and yours is really pretty! I love the background and layout, great card!

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  6. How beautiful!! Love the speckled background and the green and white combo!! So elegant with the beautiful images. Thanks for joining the ODBD Shining the Light challenge this week!!

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  7. This is a lovely card. The colours go well together. Thanks for playing along at Creative Card Crew. Cheers FiLoMa DT

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  8. Love this peaceful beauty!! What a wonderful holiday card!

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  9. Such a lovely card! Thank you for joining in at Fetch A Sketch – hope you can join us again for the next challenge! Fetch A Sketch Challenges

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