Wednesday, 24 July 2013

Mid Month Inspiration for Christmas at Sweet Stampin'

Morning all.

It's time for some mid month inspiration at Christmas At Sweet Stampin'

A wee reminder that this month our theme is


Our sponsor this month is My Mum's Craft Shop who are offering a £10 voucher to the winner.

I must admit to being a bit stuck to begin with with this challenge, couldn't decide what to do as I'm still a bit snowmanned out from all the snowmen cards I made at Christmas for challenges..

So just a very simple card really, I used an old Cuttlebug embossing folder as the basis and coloured this LotV snowman. Then I decided to add the Memory Box snowflake border round the snowman, added a sentiment and some pearls and we're done.  

Such a simple card I might use it for my Christmas cards so it would be great if one of you could take a note of that and remind me of this nearer the time ;)

Challenges I'd Like to Enter
Make it Monday
Papercrafting Journey - Christmas in July
Fairytale Challenge - Christmas in July
Christmas Card Challenge - Snowflakes
Sentimental Sundays - Christmas in July
Papertake - Dieing for a Punch

Mr Snowman - LotV
Sentiment - Whimsy Stamps

 Colouring Medium 

Diamond White - The Papeterie


Remember to drop by Christmas at Sweet Stampin' and see what the rest the Christmas Sweeties have been up to. 

And just remember, that's another Christmas card done, and another month nearer to Christmas!



Claire said...

Love this, fab snowman image and the embossing looks lovely. Hugs, Claire x

Sue - bearhouse said...

This is gorgeous Susan. I love the image, fabulous colouring and wonderful embossing
Sue xx

Sandra said...

Love this. xxx

Tracey T said...

Love this snowman and he looks great against the embossed background. I've got a wish list for tomorrow when the new stamps come out and I've just been looking at some of the stuff on show at CHA - I definitely picked the wrong time to try to save some money! See you next week? xx

rachel said...

Great snowman susan. Fab card x

Shazza said...

even thought it is a "sweary word" card, I love it x

debby4000 said...

Such cute snowman and fabulous card.

sammi said...

Love how you used the pearls. Very pretty. I noticed your entry on Make it Monday and wanted to come over to take a closer look. If you’re interested in checking out my entry, I’m entries #93 and #124. Hope to see you stop by and leave me a comment!

Bianca said...

What a lovely card for christmas! Thank you for joining us at Fairytale Challenge! xx Bianca

Shelly Schmidt said...

Darling card- love the swirl of snowflakes around the snowman! Saw you on MIM ~ Shelly #52

Chrissy said...

Gorgeous card Susan, love the snowman and the flourish with the pearls,fabulous card.
Thanks for sharing with us at Make it Monday..


Anonymous said...

A a bulbous christmas card, love the design! Spotted you over at MIM!
Helen x

Jill said...

gorgeous creation hun thanks so much for joining us at PTW hugs Jill xx

Debs M said...

gorgeous card, love that snowman! saw it on mim x

Karen (karey2005) said...

Great card! Love that snowman and love the white on white! Thank you for joining the Christmas Card Challenges! Karen N, CCC-DT (

Julia said...

I saw your beautiful creation on Make It Monday and had to visit and take a closer look. Gorgeous! TFS!

My entries are #3, #4, #98, #152, and #154.

I would love to have you visit my blogs: Paper and Scraps Creations by Julia and Me and Myself on the Dark… and become a follower.



Sanja Grdinić said...

I LOVE this snowman - he makes me feel very cool, right now! :) Love the delicate dies and your coloring! :)
Have a nice day, Susan!

Claudia said...

Great card! Thank you for sharing with us at Fairy Tale Challenge and good luck!



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