Saturday, 20 July 2013

Anything But Square at A Gem of A Challenge

Good morning.
Hope you are all looking forward to the weekend and also the start of the school holidays.
We don't have much planned but it will just be nice to chill out and relax and spend some time together.

Now I wouldn't normally be here this week with my DT card for 

but we have had a change around with the Teams and this week ii is the turn of The Gems  to share some inspiration on the theme


My card is a bit of a last minute Betsy make - sorry!!!

Card Ingredients:
Card base made using Spellbinders Heirloom Ornaments 2011
Spellbinders: Poinseitta and Leaf Die
Shabby Pink Frantage
Sentiment: Pink Gem Designs 'Christmas Circle Set 2'
Martha Stewart Snowflake Border Punch
Adhesive Pearls and Ribbon from stash

Please pop over to the main challenge blog to check out the far more gorgeous inspiration from my DT buddies.

Challenges I would like to enter:
Christmas Stampin' all Year Long - Techniques ' Heat Embossing'
Creative Corner - Let it Sparkle
CAS on Sunday - Christmas in July
Christmas Card Challenges - Embossing (Wet or Dry)
Crafting When We Can - Christmas in July

Thanks for popping by to see me today - I really appreciate your visit.
Have a fabulous weekend.



ellyscard creatief said...

This is gorgeous.Love it.
Gr Elly

downrightcrafty said...

totally gorgeous and love all that fran tage just beautiful
Hugs Kate xx

Chrissy said...

Oh! I love the shape Debs and gorgeous colours..very pretty.


Sue - bearhouse said...

Well it may be last minute Debs but it is stunning! I love the shape, gorgeous colours and wonderful sparkle
I hope you have a fabulous weekend
hugs Sue xx

Nikki Payne said...

Just stunning pretty:)
Thanks for joining us at Crafting When We Can!
Hugs Nikki x

Donna said...

Stunning card Debs and such a clever design with the bauble shape...looks amazing :) Donna ♥ x

Vicky said...

Beautiful hun...:o)

have a lovely weekend...biggest of hugs Vicky xx

coops said...

wow so beautiful debs. fabulous shape and I love your frantage and colours ;D

xx coops xx

Danni said...

This is gorgeous!!

Claire said...

WOW Debs, for a last minute card, it's just fabulous - love the bauble shape and all that sparkle. Stunning work. Hugs, Claire x

Cara Caswell said...

Wow it certainly doesn't look like a last minute card hun - it's stunning, love the colours and fab shape!
Hugs xx Cara xx

cotnob said...

What a beautiful card Debs, fabulous design and so pretty - stunning.
I hope you are OK and your elbow is healing well.

coldwaters2 said...

Hi Debs this is a true quality card so classy and elegant what a wonderful shape, the sparkle on the Poinsettia and sentiment look so beautiful, I love this so much,.
lorraine x

Wendy said...

Absolutely gorgeous Debs, fabulous design and love all the sparkle.
Hope you are having a great weekend.
Hugs Wendy xx

mixamatoasties said...

Wow Debs this is gorgeous :)

Susan x

Heather said...

Ooohhhh . . . gorgeous!! I'd love to see what you could do when it wasn't "last minute" : ). Gorgeous poinsettia and such a great shape for an easel card. Thanks for playing with CSAYL.

Sabrina said...

Deb, I love what you did with the poinsettia and the sentiment circle. Love the non-traditional pink too. :) Thank you for playing with us at Christmas Card Challenge #33.

fabiola jaques said...

thanks to join the fun with us at CSAYL Debbie with your beautifull and so sweet easel card, i just love it, hope to see you next time, biz

Dora said...

O wow Debs this is absolutely stunning and so elegant. Love the shape and style of your card. The poinsietta is so beautiful too xx

Ira Huberts said...

Such a wonderful Christmas card Debs, love the easel shape and the pretty colours, oh, and yes, the bling, of course!! Hugs, Ira x

Sally Bownes said...

This is brilliant. So inspirational on how to use that die x

hugs sally x

Pop's Cards said...

Hi sweetie, your creation is just gorgeous :0) Hugs pops xxx

Ustvarjalni utrinki Tamara P. said...

Gorgeous card
love it
hugs Tamara

debby4000 said...

Oh WOW this is stunning.

Avril Ann said...

Debs if this is a last minute make, my lovely, all I can say is WOW, super hun xxx

Donna Ellis said...

Great easel card, Debs! Love the soft colors and pretty poinsettias with bling. I would never have thought of using that die cut for the card base in an easel card. Thank you for the inspiration! you are pinned! hugs, de

Julie E said...

Oh my, your card is so lovely! The embossing really makes it pop - so does the glitter too! Thanks for joining in the fun at CSAYL!