Friday, 11 May 2012

Christmas Card with Stripes

The challenge for this week over at Crafty Hazelnut's Christmas Challenge is to use stripes. A quick rummage through my Christmas stuff and this is what I came up with:
I used:

- white DL card stock

- backing paper and die cut topper by Craftwork Cards, free with Creative Cardmaking Magazine some while back

- perfectly matching ribbon from the ribbon box - yay, I love it when that happens :)

- Josy Rose nail heads

Super quick make today, I love it when a plan comes together - unlike yesterday's card and all the angst over those Spellbinders dies.

Friday Feast will be posted tomorrow, it's a scummy cake but I need to write up the recipe yet. Told you I was busy :)

Di
x

16 comments:

  1. Love the card Di, adore anything striped. Hugs, Amanda x

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  2. Fan Christmas card, love the stripes....

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  3. Hi Di

    I think your Christmas card box must be starting to get nicely filled by now!!

    Loving the colours on this one very much.

    Love Jules xx

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  4. ...loVely festive colours Di but it does scare me a little to see christmas trees in May, mind you in a blink the season will be here...loVely card...Mel :)

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  5. Perfect stripes for my CHNC challenge 71, Di - a very elegant card - thanks for joining in x

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  6. PERFECT for the challenge. Loving this stripey Crimble card.

    Hugs, Sarn xxx

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  7. I know I have some stips in my Christmas scrap stash...I wish I had time to play and knock out another Christmas make!

    Have a great weekend Di! :-))))

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  8. Hi Di,

    What a perfect card for Christmas. Stripes makes me think of candy canes!

    Have a great weekend.

    Hugs,
    Kay

    I'm going to Colorado on Monday so may be missing from blogland for a bit.

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  9. Brilliant Christmas card Di, and I love the stiped paper and sentiment. You can't go wrong with Craftwork cards.
    luv
    irene
    xxxx

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  10. Just like a candy cane - love it! Karen x

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  11. Great chrimbo card Di, perfectly straight stripes and great colours.

    Well done on your 'less is more' entry winner.

    Have a great night xx

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  12. Great striped paper and a really a brill quick make, love the matching ribbon.
    Why is it we retired people are always busy and yet when we worked we had time for everything.
    Must be that 3 letter word?

    Kath x

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  13. Oh, flipping heck, forgot to say Big Congratulations on being showcased on LIM, well I presume it's you as it was while I was away. Had a phone call in the middle of writing my previous comment so it went out of my mind.

    Kath x

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  14. Super card, Di. Love that ribbon and the topper is fab. Looking forward to the cake recipe tomorrow. Hugs, Elizabeth x

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  15. Gorgeous card Di. Lovely stwipes!!

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  16. I'm not much for stripes, but this is a terrific card and the nice long length of it is perfect for stripes.

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