This week, at Crafty Little Fairies, it is the turn of the Pink Fairies to invite
you all to enter our 'CHRISTMAS IN NOVEMBER' challenge.
Remember you can now use any brand of image you wish, but you must use
This week our sponsor is Crafty Ribbons, and they are generously offering
a £10 voucher.
I created my card using a sweet Lili of the Valley stamp, Shine a Light.
This is the first time I have used the lovely snowflake border die,
but I was a little disappointed at how the glittered cardstock looks in
the photo. I bought quite a few 12x12 sheets in different gorgeous colours
just before Christmas last year, and used a silver sheet, which showed up
as a dirty grey, and this gold looks quite brown. IRL they are so sparkly,
one almost has to wear sunglasses!
A closer look at this little sweetie. As with the glittered cardstock,
reds never seem to photograph true to colour.
I punched a tiny flower for the poinsettia centre, and added an
even tinier gem. The snowflake die-cut is from the same gold c/s as
the snowflake border.
Inside my card. Although the matting looks brown, it is
Challenges I would like to enter
Crafting With Dragonflies #14 - 'Make Own Flower Embellishments'
Christmas Cards All Year Round - 'Winter Wonderland'
A Gem Of A Challenge #104 - 'Christmas Is Coming'
Polkadoodles #44 - 'Anything Goes Christmas'
Crafty Hazelnuts Christmas #149 -'Bling It Up'
I Love Promarkers #193 - 'All That Glitters'
Inky Impressions #133 - 'Dies and Punches'
Sparkle and Sprinkle -'Anything Goes with
glitter,embossing powder, &/or flocking
A Little Bit Crafty - 'Sparkle and Shine'
Stamping Sensation #104 - 'Christmas'
Christmas Card #49 - 'Dimension'
C.R.A.F.T. #232 - 'Christmas'
Deep Ocean #64 - 'Winter'
Image - Lili of the Valley Shine a Light
Colouring - Promarkers
Paper - Kaisercraft
Dies - Marianne Snowflake Trio; Joy Craft Snowflake Border; Sullivans Scalloped Border; Spellbinders Classic and Scalloped Circles, Labels Eight and Decorative Labels Eight, Labels ?Four.
Punch - Carl Vinca
Gems and Stickles from my