Friday, 13 March 2015

Blue Christmas at Winter Wonderland

Good morning my lovely crafty friends.
I can't believe another week has gone by so quickly and we are already nearly half way through March!!
So with that in mind it's now time to start thinking ahead and making a start on Christmas Projects over at


So today I have my first Christmas card for 2015 to share with you and the theme is


I decided to ink up one of my favourite Christmas stamps and here's what I came up with:

Card ingredients:
Image: Stampendous 'Snowy Postcode'
Stamped and inked using Faded Jeans Distress Ink
Sizzix  658285 'Christmas Words and Dots' Embossing Folder 
Joy Crafts 'Winter Wishes' Snowflake Border
Memory Box 'Lindeman' Snowflake
Martha Stewart Snowflake Punch
Shabby Blue Frantage
Diamond Stickles
Satin Ribbon and Adhesive Pearl from stash

Our sponsor this week is the fabulous 
offering 1 lucky winner 3 digi images of their choice.

Please pop over to the main challenge blog to check out the gorgeous inspiration from my Snowflake Teamies.

Challenges I would like to enter:

Christmas at Sweet Stampin' - Blue Christmas
Jingle Bells - Embossing Wet or Dry
C.R.A.F.T - Christmas
Crafting by Designs - Get Ready for Christmas
Fab n Funky - Focus on Image
Inspiration Destination - Anything Goes

Thanks for popping by to see me today and for all your lovely comments left recently - I really do appreciate all your support.

Have a fabulous day.


Sue said...

Stunning card Debs, I love the image, gorgeous colours and wonderful sparkle.
Sue xx

cotnob said...

A gorgeous Christmas card Debs, such a beautiful image and lovely WOW details.
Have a lovely weekend.

Annie said...

absolutely gorgeous! and love the touch of frost too.
hugs, annie x

Marianne's Craftroom said...

One of my fave stamps too, not tried it in blue, looks lovely. Have a great weekend x

Lynsey said...

Hi Debs what a beautiful vintage card! Love the layout too!
Hugs Lynsey x

Sue B said...

Oh Wow… this is SO beautiful Debs… what a wonderful stamp… Love the sparkly snow and the gorgeous snowflakes… Ooh now I want to make a Christmas Card… will have to try and make some time to make one! ;-)
Hope you have a lovely weekend hun!
Big hugs, Sue B xx

Craftin Suzie (Susan Flynn) said...

A beautiful card Debs. I love that image and I'm not sure if I actually have it in my craft room waiting to be used! Have a lovely weekend hugs Susan x

Kat W said...

Blue is one of my favourite colours for Christmas cards and combined with that lovely vintage stamp, some snowflakes and sparkle it makes for a stunning design :-)

Big hugs, Kat xx

Ema M said...

Thanks for sharing and joining us at Inspiration Destination. Hope to see you again and good luck!
IDCB Owner

Carol S. said...

Gorgeous card Debs and love the design. Hugs, Carol S.xx

Carol S. said...

Gorgeous card Debs and love the design. Hugs, Carol S.xx

Brenda said...

Wow, Debs, this is beautiful, everything about it! Thanks for joining use at CRAFT Challenge! Brenda :)

mixamatoasties said...

That is beautiful Debs. Gorgeous card!

Susan xx

PS - thanks for sharing at CASS too :)

The Little Stamper said...

This is a beautiful work of art! Thank you so much for sharing it at Fab n Funky this week.

Sharon x

Wendy Batchen said...

Beautiful card, love the blues, thanks for joining us at Inspiration Destination and good luck. Wendy DT x

SmilynStef said...

I love the glittery sparkle in the snow ... blue is such a peaceful palette ... so glad you joined our Mission EMBOSS-ible at Jingle Belles.

Debby said...

gorgeous x-mas card
love the ice blue color en the sparkles

thanks for joining the FNF challenge

hugs Debby

MRS DUCK said...

Hi Debs
Beautiful card. Looks fab in the wintery blues.
Best wishes.
Ang x

lauren bergold said...

what a beautiful and elegant holiday card, not to mention a fabulous example of embossing! thanks for joining our "mission EMBOSS-ible" fun at JINGLE BELLES! :)

StephC said...

Beautifully done! I love the colors, and the hints of sparkle. Great job with this weeks jingle belles challenge!

Rebecca Bradshaw said...

This is so beautiful, the vintage scene looks gorgeous!

Gail said...

This is absolutely stunning. It is just beautiful! I adore the image and how you've done it. The glitter is gorgeous. Thanks for joining us at Christmas at Sweet Stampin' for our "Blue" challenge! Hugs, Gail

Helen said...

Beautifully made - the glitter finishes it perfectly.

Thanks for joining us at the CRAFT Challenge.

Helen x

Lorraine said...

Such a beautiful scene and I love it in blue with all that sparkle. Wonderfully done!

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