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Tuesday, 16 August 2011

Merry Christmas

Stamped in versamark and embossed with black magic embossing powder then coloured with H2O's. Finished with a red ribbon and a peel off sentiment. Love this Penny Black stamp and have used it loads.

Challenges entered:
CHNC - one layer
Ladybug Crafts Ink - favourite stamp
Penny Black at Allsorts - anything goes
Really reasonable ribbon - keep it clean
Sundays with Crissy - keep it simple
Paper Playtime - anything goes
Secret Crafter - Christmas is coming
Crafty Catz - embossing
DYSU - emboss it

Carol x


  1. Hi Carol, Another lovely card you seem to roll them off so fast l can't keep up with the comments...........lol Gorgeous card Carol l like this image you can't go wrong with PB Stamps they are a pleasure to work with also love the red ribbon and the sentiment its simply gorgeous:) Sandra H

  2. A lovely card - one of my favourite Christmas stamps. Thanks for joining in my CHNC challenge 33 - hope to see you again soon - new challenge starts on Saturday. x

  3. Very cute, wish I could see the embossing and the sparkle cause I bet it really pops irl. Thanks for playing along at LCI!

  4. Oh my goodness How ADORABLE!!! I just love little penguins!

    Thanks for playing along with us {again} at Freshly Brewed Challenges CAS challenge

    Heather D.

  5. Ah what an adorable card! Love the embossing! Thank you for joining us this week at
    Stacy d

  6. super cute image hun and just love that ribbon hugs cherylxxxxx

  7. Well you have certainly been one busy lady since coming back from your break. You must have recharged those batteries good and proper!!!

    A really cute little Christmas card. Love those penguins!!

    Love Jules xx

  8. oh i love that little trio of cute penguins.. so striking against the white
    Thanks for joining us at LCI this month
    Lisa x

  9. You have made a great job of making your card Clean and simple. I so wish I could do this. White space freeks me out and my friends are always telling me to have a go. Maybe one day.......
    Thank you for sharing your xmas card with us at Penny Black at Allsorts and good luck in the draw.


  10. Lovely, sparkly Christmas card! Thank you for joining us at Penny Black at Allsorts.
    Clare x

  11. Gorgeous clean and simple card - such a sweet image.
    Thanks for playing along with us at DYSU this week xx

  12. Cute CUTE super cute card :D Love your card. Thank you for playing along with this challenge this week. Tenny.

  13. OMGosh Carol this is one adorable card, fabulous image its just perfect for our challenge this week,

    Thank You for taking part at Secret Crafter Saturday Challenge: 147 Christmas Is Coming
    I hope you join us again next week,
    Have a lovely evening

    Good luck with the challenge,
    Hugs Bridget :0) x.

  14. These penguins just make me smile! Love that card stock you used!! Thank you for joining our EMBOSS IT challenge at DYSU. It’s a pleasure to see your work!

  15. Very cute! Thanks for joining us in the Sundays with Crissy Challenge!

  16. gorgeous creation and perfect for our Christmas is Coming Challenge this week at the Secret Crafter Saturday Challenge, thank you for joining us
    Hugs Kate xx

  17. Gorgeous hunni. thanks for sharing with us at Sunday's with Crissy ♥ ♥ Pops x

  18. oh how cute, fab embossing, thanks for sharing with CRAFTYCATZ this week, x carol

  19. This is so cute... love the penguins! Thanks for joining us for the Do You Stack Up Challenge Blog Embossing Challenge! Please join us again for the next challenge!


  20. one cute card and fab embossing Thanx for joining us this week at CRAFTY CATZ.
    Trish (-:

  21. What a fabulous card Carol, love it!

    Many thanks for playing with us at Penny Black at Allsorts.


  22. Lovely Card and thanks for entering this week at Crafty Catz hope to see you next week

  23. OMGosh this is one adorable creation, I love the papers and the image is adorable, Fabulous embossing too

    Thank you so much for joining us at Crafty Catz this week, for our challenge 95 Emboss it

    I have some Calorie free Candy if you are interested.

    Good Luck with the challenge,
    Hugs Bridget Crafty Catz DT :0) x

  24. Fab card - love those penguins!
    Thanks for joining us at the Secret Crafter Saturday Challenge!
    Helen x

  25. What a great card Carol! I love the little image and its perfect against a white background. Thanks so much for sharing with us at LCI this month, good luck! Pami x

  26. Great card! Thanks so much for participating in our Really Reasonable Ribbon challenge.

  27. Flippin' Adorable!! Thank you for playing along with us at Really Reasonable Ribbon!

  28. Just too darn cute! Thanks for playing the Really Reasonable Ribbon Challenge!


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