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Tuesday 18 October 2011

Lavender and Lace

Using a cute Christmas tag mounted onto a die cut from Spellbinders Ironworks set and a scalloped circle which has been embossed with a snowflake EF. Backing paper from Craftwork Cards. Sentiment is a free stamp from Do Crafts and has been die cut with another die from the Ironworks set. Card is finished with ribbon, lace, a bow, snowflake button and some gems.

Challenges entered:
Cupcake Craft - buttons and bows
Crafty Ribbons - ribbon and lace
Digi Doodle Shop's Best - lavender and lace
Jingle Belles - inspired by a song (It's beginning to look a lot like Christmas)
Polka Doodles - ribbons and bows
Winter Wonderland - robin redbreast
Allsorts - lavender and lace
Totally Gorjuss - bingo (lace, ribbons, bows)
Christmas Crafting - little Robin redbreast
Ooh La La Creations - let it snow

Carol x


  1. That is a very pretty card, Carol!
    Love, Wilma

  2. How lovely you have created this card Carol your embossed circle with snowflakes folder is amazing it stands out so well and ofcourse the ribbon and lace is also as beautiful truly a lovely card for your challenges :) Sandra H

  3. Love this design and like the colour scheme too. Hazel x

  4. Gosh you've been busy and with all the upheaval in your house!! Such a cute little bird - looks a bit tipsy ha ha! Love lilac and white it all looks so Chrismassy. Hope your work all goes according to schedule what out for all that plaster dust groan - gets everywhere!! xx

  5. this is sooo cute! I love your dry embossed background , thank you for joining our challenge at Digi Doodle Shop's Best, hugs, martina

  6. Wow what a fabulous card I love that embossed circle
    Thank you so much for sharing with us at ooh la la this week

  7. oh this is really beautiful hun what a wonderful design,love the embossing hugs cherylxxx

  8. What a gorgeous card, the design is superb, that image along with the embossing is terrific thank you for joining us at Digi Doodles this week.
    Lorraine x

  9. How cute is that little guy ... love his hat & glittery tummy ... so glad you went caroling with us a jingle belles.

  10. like his little hat! A gorgeous card, love the embossing too,

  11. what a gorgeous creation,i love the embossed circle and fab image
    thanks for joining us at digi doodle shops best and good luck
    tracey x

  12. Such a wonderful card! I love how your focal birdie matches your sentiment stamp! Thank you for participating in Digi Doodle Shop's Best challenge this week!
    Liva ❤

  13. Wow this is a beautiful card. Love all the embossing. Thanks for joining us in our Let It Snow challenge at Ooh La La this time. Hope to see you again next time.
    Dawn xx
    I'd also like to thank you for joining in our Ribbon and Lace challenge at Crafty Ribbons too.

  14. Cute Xmas card, love the robin! Thanks so much for joining us at Cupcake Craft Challenge! Shelly x

  15. This is so adorable!! Thanks so much for playing with us at Digi Doodle Shop's Best challenge this week!

    xx Star

  16. Beautiful card. I love the colours.
    Thanks for joining us at Crafty Ribbons.
    hugs Tessa & Anke

  17. OH MY GOSH!!! that little xmas skater bird is just ♥THE CUTEST♥ thing i have ever seen! totally awesome, i think he'll make me smile ALL DAY!!! :)

  18. Love the cute little birdie !
    thanks for sharing with us over at Polkadoodles .Good luck!
    Hugs xx

  19. Hi Carol, another gorgeous creation and fabulous image thank you for joining us at the Winter Wonderland
    Hugs Kate xx
    ps I have some new candy if you are interested :)

  20. Awww he's just the sweetest and such a pretty card to go with him.Thanks for joining us at DDSC.Hope to see you again next week :D
    Lisa x

  21. That snowflake embossing cut out so interesting with the nestie. Thanks for joining us at Digi Doodle Shop's Best Challenge this week.

  22. Oh so pretty Carol.

    Thank you so much for sharing your lovely work with us at Allsorts and joining in my Lavender and Lace theme.

    B x

  23. Aww this is soooo cute! Loving the colours too! Thanks for joining us at Christmas Crafting this month!x

  24. What a great card Carol, Thank you so much for entering our challenge at ALLSORTS this week, good luck & hope you’ll join us again!
    Hugz Fleur xXx

  25. What a lovely card I love that pretty ribbon too! Thanks 4 joining us this week @ Totally Gorjuss Challenge Our our Bingo challenge this week, hugs Samantha :0)

  26. Beautiful design and lovely image. Thank you for joining us at Christmas Crafting this month.
    Debbie x

  27. Hi Carol, what a gorgeous card. I love the image and your details are so pretty. Thanks for joining us at cupcake craft challenge this week. Hugs, Denise x

  28. This is very pretty! I really like this image. Thanks for plying with us at Crafty ribbons! Hugs!


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