Monday, 2 September 2013

Cute Christmas in September at The Cutie Pies

Good morning.
Hope you had a lovely weekend.
So pleased my DH is now home :o)
Everything all gets back to normal this week - John is back at work, Jack will be back to school on Wednesday and my squidigilicious Grandson Oliver will be coming to play again on Wednesday and Thursday when his Mummy goes back to work too.
So I have been busy getting ahead with some DT work and today we have a new challenge over at 

and this time we would like to see 


Here's what I did:

Card Ingredients:

Image: Pre-coloured die cut topper from Hobby House 'Wee Stamps Holly Time'
Design Papers: Carta Bella 'Winter Fun'
Grosgrain Ribbon from stash
Sentiment: Craftwork Cards
Hobby House Snowflake Charm
Spellbinders: Plain and Scalloped Rectangles
Star Dust Stickles

Please pop over to the main challenge blog to check out the fabulous inspiration from my lovely DT buddies and to see the details of the prize on offer from our sponsor this week.

Challenges I would like to enter:

The Hobby House - Hobby House Artists 
52 Christmas Card Throwdown - Pick a Previous (Sketch #7 July 2012)
Winter Wonderland - How Charming
Simon Says Stamp - Anything Goes
Sparkles Christmas Challenge - Non-Traditional Colours

Thanks for popping by to see me today - I really appreciate your visit and always look forward to reading any comments you may wish to leave.

Have a fabulous day.


tilly's crafts said...

fabulous card and love the wee stamps image. and gorgeous layout - those papers are scrummy
Kim x

debby4000 said...

Fabulous and adorable.

Kelly Lloyd said...

Great card debs. Love the lay out. And these images are so adorable
Hugs Kelly

Sue - bearhouse said...

Gorgeous card Debs, I love the cute image and beautiful papers.
I hope you have a good week.
hugs Sue xx

Sharon said...

This is gorgeous Debs. The image is adorable and the sparkles look fab. Love the design also.
Hugs Sharon. x

Donna said...

Beautiful Christmas card Debs, love the papers and colours and the image is too cute :) Donna ♥ x

Lin said...

Love all those snowflakes and your adorable image, Debs! Thanks so much for sharing this with us at the Simon Says Stamp Wednesday challenge!

Anonymous said...

It's a bit scary Christmas in but great idea to get ahead with all the Christmas cards (I'm always last minute!) Love your card Deb, the image is cute and the colours are fab!

Vicki x

Danni said...

So pretty and sweet! Darling card!

Sarah said...

FAB card Debs. I love these papers, have almost used my pad so I should get some more!! x

downrightcrafty said...

great card and love the image, with the addition of the lovely charm just perfect for our challenge at the Winter Wonderland
Hugs Kate xx

Anonymous said...

thank you for joining us at the Hobby House Challenge with this gorgeous creation
Hugs Kate xx

Avril Ann said...

Debs this is yummy hun, what a fabulous card xxx

Avril Ann said...

Debs this is totally adorable hun xxx

Donna Mosley said...

Ooh! Debs, this is a stunner. Love it!

Donna x

Claire said...

This is just gorgeous, love the image and fab colours. Hugs, Claire x

Debbie said...

Wow, wow, wow - so sweet.Another cutie for xmas.Hugs x

Barbara said...

A stunning card - the coloring is fantastic! And so is the rest of it!

Marianne's Craftroom said...

I love these toppers and your card is so pretty. With my DT hat on thanks for playing at WW

Chrissy said...

What a beautiful card Debs, gorgeous image and colouring, love the papers and sparkle..fabulous.


Anonymous said...

Adorable image and a gorgeous card as always Debs. Enjoy your cuddle and play time on Wednesday and Thursday - great being a nan isn't it!

Sue B said...

Ooh this is gorgeous Debs… what a sweet image and the added sparkles look fab! I love the scrummy papers, snowflakes and ribbons! :-))
Hope you have a lovely week hun!
Big hugs
Sue xx

Margaret said...

Just sooo cute.
Margaret M

Jules said...

Hi Debs

Jack's last day of freedom then!! Always a shame when the holidays end.

Sounds like you have a lovely week ahead of you.

I have been back tracking on your blog. So many beautiful projects .. .. and so many Christmas cards!!! You are putting me to shame good and proper.

Hope all is well with you.

Love Jules xx

coops said...

so stunning debs.gorgeous image and I love your red and blue combo :D

xx coops xx

Pop's Cards said...

Morning sweetie, this is absolutely gorgeous, huggles Pops x x x

Karen said...

Just gorgeous Debs, love the cute image too, thanks for joining us at Winter Wonderland.


cotnob said...

This is a beautiful Christmas card Debs, I love your fabulous papaers and colour combination.

susiestacey said...

Beautiful card Debs and a gorgeous stamp beautifully coloured - so pretty x Susan x

Mynnette said...

This is darling! Your coloring is amazing! Thanks for joining us at 52CCT for our Pick a Previous Sketch & Color Combo challenge! :)

Danielle Vincent said...

Absolutely awesome!!! Thanks for joining us this week at 52CCT!

Janine said...

Gorgeous card Debs. Lovely layout and design as well as a cute image, Thanks for sharing it with us at The Hobby House.
Hugs, Janine xx

Sylvia Zet said...

Stunning card!

Deborah Frings said...

Fab! I really like the image and the sparkle too! Thanks for playing along with 52CCT this week!

Helen said...

Just gorgeous, Debs - perfect colours and embellishments.

Thanks for joining us at Sparkles Christmas Challenge.

Helen x