Thursday, 11 July 2013

Paper Crafting Journey Challenge#14 DT card

Morning peeps.  It is really lovely here today I have put my kaftan on to keep cool.  It is time once again for a super Challenge to start over PAPER CRAFTING JOURNEY.  The theme of this fortnight's Challenge may cool you down a bit though because it is :- CHRISTMAS IN JULY.

Our Sponsor is:- RICK ST DENNIS

My 8 x 8 DT Card

Not sure if I have used a too bigger flower. Hubby thinks so, and the more I look at it the more he has convinced me that I have.  Lol!!!

Products Used

Dig image:- Christmas couple Rick St Dennis
Glossy Accents
8 x 8 Double Sided Pearl Card Blank - Anna Marie Designs
Rich Burgundy Card - Limetree Crafts
Dp:- Figgy Pudding - Wonderful/FIG-1017 - Basic Grey
Dies:- Grand Scalloped Circles - LF-124
          Grand Circles - LF-114 - Spellbinders
Sentiment from the Digi Sheet:- Christmas2 - Digi Doodle Shop Best which is now sadly closed
Flower/Leaves and Cones are from old Xmas Decorations

Thank you for looking and have fun.

10 Challenges Entered - Christmas in July - July Challenge- Anything Goes - Christmas in July IIC#116 - Christmas in July #61 - Christmas in July MIM#148 - Anything Goes Ch#14 - Anything Goes Ch#47 - Christmas in July - Christmas in July July Challenge - Show us what you got Christmas




  1. oooooooooo gorgeous and love that flower
    Hugs Kate xx

  2. Such a delightful little Christmas creation. So happy and cheerful.
    {Doing Life – my personal blog}

  3. What a beautiful card Cathy. I love it. Hugs Rita xxx

  4. Brilliant hun, those papers and your design are gorgeous xx

  5. Beautiful,gorgeous image,love the

  6. Super sweet Christmas creation...a real happy chappy..xx

  7. Fabulous card Cathy. I love the image and gorgeous flower
    hugs Sue xx

  8. This is gorgeous Cathy, I like the design, the image and the colours.
    Kevin xx

  9. What a cute, cute image! Your card is lovely, Cathy. Thank you so much for sharing it in this week's Inky Impressions challenge.

  10. Aww this is SO sweet Cathy!! what a fab image of Mr and Mrs Claus… you've coloured it beautifully to match the scrummy papers… I love the sparkly flower and the pine cones!! :-)
    I've just about adjusted to the heat... so I bet it changes now!! LOL
    Hope you are having a good week hun!
    Big hugs
    Sue xx

  11. Fabulous card! Love your coloring and the design! The papers are fun and I think your flower is fantastic! :) It looks the perfect size to me! :) Thanks for sharing with us at Crafty Sentiments!
    Jackie W :)

  12. Love this Cathy, Fabulous and fun, just like you.

  13. Loving your colouring on this - it is fabulous. As to the flower actually I think it works well and when I looked closely it looks like it is actually made from a pine cone so I'd say I wouldn't fret about it. Thanks for sharing with us at Fab n funky.

    Alli x

  14. Gorgeous Christmas card Cathy. The image and colours look fabulous.
    Lorraine x

  15. This is a lovely card Cathy x

    hugs sally x

  16. Cute card! Love the image! Thanks for playing along in this week's Inky Impressions challenge!

  17. Great card, love the fun image and your papers, thanks for joining us at Crafty Sentiments this week. Jac x

  18. love the paper combination for this creation and of course the happy couple dancing Christmas away . Thanks for sharing on Make it Monday

  19. It's a big flower, but I don't think it has too big a size - it works well with the design of this card. A real cute Mr and Mrs Santa image and a lovely Christmas card with a traditional feel!

  20. Super card Cathy!

    Thanks for sharing with us at Crafty Sentiments this week.

    Susan x

  21. What a fun image and FABULOUS design! Great job Cathy! Thanks so much for joining our "Anything Goes – Christmas In July Edition" challenge at Shelly's Images! Please come back and join us again real soon!!
    Shelly's Images Design Team

  22. What a great card - I love the image! I don't think the flower is too big, because the colour matches the rest of the reds so well! Thanks for joining in at The Squirrel and the Fox!

    love Mags B x

  23. A lovely Christmas card!! Thank you for joining our Christmas in July challenge at Inky Impressions this week,

    hugs Vicky xx

  24. Lovely card, thanks for joining us at Shelly's Images.

    hugs Amanda
    Shelly's Images DT

  25. A gorgeous card, love the papers and the flower is fab. Thank you for joining us over at LEJ Designs Challenge blog, good luck

  26. Hi Cathy and thank you so much for your great comment on my blog! Love your creation as well. Beautiful card. Tampastamper12

  27. Gorgeous papers and such a fab image. Love the layout too.

    Thanks for playing along at Fab'n'Funky Challenges this week. We have a new challenge launching tomorrow - be sure to check it out.

    Rachel x