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Saturday, 15 December 2012

Shhhh...

Hello fellow crafters, and welcome to my newest follower, Alison.

Can you believe it is only just over a week until the big day!
My card tonight uses one of the first rubber stamps I bought, more years ago than I can remember. 
Isn't this the sweetest little mouse you've ever seen? Even if you have a phobia about mice, I don't think you could be scared of him. Unfortunately the 3D Glossy Accent on the berries does not show up.
A close-up of the poinsettia, holly and conifer leaves, cut from white cardstock and silver gift wrap. 
Inside the card, decorated to match the front.

I would like to enter the following challenges -
Inky Impressions #89 - 'Use Something Old' (Stamp, Lace, Peel-off Sticker)
Paper Craft Junkies #6 - 'Bingo Board' (Flowers/Die Cuts/Glitter'
Nutcrafters #33 - 'Lots of Layers and Sparkle/Bling'
Christmas at Sweet Stampin' #1 - 'Anything Goes'
Holly Jolly Christmas - 'Metallic Christmas'
Charisma Cardz #49 - 'Christmas Makes'
Songbird #10 - 'Christmas'

Image - Stamp-it  'Merry Chrismouse'
Colouring - Promarkers
Paper - Kaisercraft Mint Twist Collection - 'Trimmings'
Dies - Spellbinders 'Floral Doily Motifs', 'Poinsettia', 'Floral Ovals', 'Snowflakes'; Cheery Lynn 'Wreath Strip', 'Holly Leaves'.
Lace, gems, Stickles, peel-off greetings sticker, all from my junk stash.

I'm off to wrap some pressies I bought for John yesterday, then I will try to get some sleep. It has been dreadfully hot here today (still is), and 'they' have predicted 38 C for us tomorrow.

Happy crafting and thank you for visiting
Hugs,
Jennifer. x


19 comments:

  1. What a beautiful image and a lovely card! thank-you so much for joining us at the cards galore "Bingo Board" Challenge :) Denyse x

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  2. Aww Jennifer this mouse is totally adorable and so beautifully coloured, and your poinsetta and leaves are so pretty. It's amazing that you can have 38 C over there and we have -3 C here ... in fact on Thursday it went down to -4 C and my car door locks were frozen!! Luckily the weather now has turned a bit milder though vbry wet, and I fear part of the UK are in for more flooding!
    Hugs
    Pauline x

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  3. love it!
    thank you so much for joining us at charisma!!!

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  4. Lovely card. Thanks for joining in with our challenges at our Papercraftjunkies Challenge Blog.
    Tracey x
    www.papercraftjunkies.com

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  5. Awww, what a gorgeous cute image! I love the colours and the beautiful poinsettia too.
    Lorraine x

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  6. I agree that mouse is sweet and I love the colours you have used. Great card.

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  7. Hi!!
    Love your card!!
    Both the color and the imge is beautiful!
    Thank you for joining us at songbird challenge
    Good luck and merry christmas!
    xx Sophie

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  8. Beautiful card . Thank you for joining us at PCJ Designs and good luck in the challenge xx

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  9. Such a lovely Christmas design. Thanks for playing with Charisma this week.
    xx Vee

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  10. what a sweet card and that image is just so adorable!!

    Thanks for joining our first challenge at Christmas at Sweet Stampin.

    Fi
    x

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  11. So adorable! That little mouse is just precious. Beautiful poinsettia and wonderful colours. Thanks so much for joining in with Christmas at Sweet Stampin this month; hope to see you again next month.

    Hugs, Dawn

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  12. That's just the cutest mouse, lol. Lovely card Jennifer.

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  13. i agree he is the cutest little mouse! great job :) thanks for joining us at inky impressions good luck in the draw!

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  14. This is just gorgeous...thanks for sharing with Inky Impressions!
    xxx Margreet

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  15. Great card! Thank you for sharing with us at Charisma Cardz Challenge and good luck!

    Hugs

    Claudia

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  16. A wonderful card and such a cute little mouse. Thanks for joining us at PapercraftJunkies and good luck x

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  17. Hi Jennifer :)

    Fabulous card - just gorgeous! :)

    Thanks so much for joining us at Christmas at Sweet Stampin and we hope to see you back in the new year :)

    hugs

    xxalisonxx

    PS - I will reply to your question on my blog separately :) xx

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  18. Beautiful card and love the added sparkle too...

    Thanks for joining Nutcrafters for our challenge & good luck :)
    hugs and xxx
    Gemma

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