Thursday, 20 September 2012

Christmas stockings

When I got back from holiday, there was a little packet of either punched or die cut cuties to play with waiting here for me from Sam. Thank you honey!

Some were darling little Christmas stockings, so I had a quick play:

Just a slight difference between the two cards, I dropped one of the tiny contrasting 'spots' on the floor here and no way could I find it again so had to assemble the second four stockings and use little peel off gold stars instead.

I used:

- 7.25" x 2.75" white card stock

- pink backing paper the Marianne Design 'Merry Little Christmas' paper pack

- fine gold cord - dragged all the way back from Hobby Lobby in Santa Fe

- those cute little stockings, love the curly toes :) popped on with sticky pads

- greetings strip from my goodies, am almost sure it came from Hobbycraft

Another two for the box. Not long until September's Rudolph Day now girls!



scrappymo! said...

Cute cards...Thanks for dropping by to visit little miss C (aka the pony girl).
Perhaps you noticed the wee sewing machine still sitting in the box proudly displayed on her art table!

My daughter took her to michaels and she decided to spend some of her card money to buy something for her stash. She chose the sewing machine and told her Mum...Grandma will know how it works and she will teach me!!!

Oh Lordy...that child can keep this old Grandma busy! I guess she has seen some cards with stitching on them and wants to try it too...

In all the excitement of the book she is going to write etc, she forgot to share about her sewing machine! teehee I wasn't about to remind her!

Hopefully, after school tomorrow, we will finish a snippet's card she is making for the Pixie's Workshop.

Mrs A. said...

Sweet little pixie boots.Pink ones too. These are just so cute.Bet you said a few choice words when you dropped the spot on the floor!!
Hugs Mrs A.
p.s. Work has now commenced on the chook pad.

Annie said...

Your box must be full to overflowing by now Di. :-)
Two more fab cards to add too.
A x

Sandra (Stamping For Pleasure) said...

Totally ADORABLE card. LOVE those boots.

Sarn xxx

Caz said...

Love these Di, both great cards.
Caz x

Samantha Elliott said...

Lovely lickle stockings there.....just right for when you scag them in the Playground. They were all snippets too, of course!
Glad you approved!

Vicky Hayes said...

I like your little row of Christmas stocking and the stars are very resourceful! Thanks for the Rudolph Day reminder - it always catches me unawares... hope Sandra's not going to pull one of her naughty tricks and ask for a set on acetate this month! Vicky x

Rita said...

I love your card Di. I have just visited your blog after being out with Silver Scrapper Elizabeth to-day. She said to pay you a visit and I've not been dissapointed either. Hugs Rita xx

Sandra H said...

Oh how l love those pixie booties they are so cute!! x

Planetsusie said...

Hi again Di - love those little boots they are so sweet. Two very cute and quick cards. Brilliant!!

Hugs Sue Pxxx

Bonnie said...

These are some cute little stockings, Di! I love those curly toes!

Amanda said...

Simply gorgeous, love the pixie stockings, made me think of the christmas elves lol. Wow I wish I was half as organised as you, as I have 4 cards made for the C, Amanda x

MaryH said...

Love both of these. How lovely to have such a sweet friend to surprise you with these neat goodies. And you used them well! TFS

Kathleen said...

Well I don't know why but I never saw these cards last night when I was doing my commenting, but they were there this morning.
Another two great Christmas cards for your stock, you must be nearly on to next years by now.

Kath x