Friday, 7 December 2012

Christmas spirit is in the air

Another card using papers and die cuts from the Kaisercraft turtle dove range. I slit the nest so that the bird can sit in it.

Frosted designs are doing challenges for the twelve days of Christmas. The challenge for 'on the first day of Christmas' is to 'use 1 bird on your project'.

This is also for:

Freshly brewed 125: Christmas
Forever friends Dec monthly challenge: Christmas cards
A card a day (facebook)
Paper-crafting journey: Christmas projects
PaperPlay 49: Christmas is coming
Shelly: Christmas is in the air
CRAFT 184: Christmas
Craft us crazy 32: Christmas/winter
Paper pretties Wednesday 235: Christmas inspired
Critter 144: Christmas - anything goes
Lollipop crafts 95: happy holidays
Whoopsi Daisy: Christmas cards
Everybody art 216: Christmas
Natalie and Amy December: winter wishes
DL.ART thankful Thursday: December holidays
A & T 19: anything goes
Papertake: anything goes
Cards galore December: Christmas
Lexi 79: Christmas
Fussy & fancy 77: I love Christmas
Creatalicious 40: winter
Bunny Zoe: winter
Paper playtime 90: Christmas colours
Alota 96: Christmas ornaments
Clear it out: Christmas
Deep ocean 40: so this is Christmas
Die cuttin' divas 94: holiday spirit - Kaisercraft die cuts used
Great impressions December: anything goes
Crafts and me 113: anything goes + optional Christmas ornaments
Unstampabelles 18: Christmas
Jingle belles: December to remember
Soartful December: bird life
Playing in paradise 96: winter birds
Willow sketchie: vintage
It's all about the vintage and beauty 33: Christmas
Alphabet: V for vintage
Crafty mess 23: vintage Christmas
Moving along with the times: clean & simple
Wags n whiskers 94: anything goes
Aud sentiments 69: anything goes
Penny's 105: anything goes
One stitch at a time 142: anything goes
House of gilli 47: anything goes
Crafty boots: anything goes
Make it Monday 118
Inspire me Fridays 88
52 card pickup week 49


  1. Great card - I hope you'll link up at 52 Card Pickup again this week!

  2. oh Hazel, this is such a pretty card. I love that fat little cardinal in the nest! Thanks for joining us for day 1 of the Frosted Designs 12 days of Christmas - hope you'll continue to play along!

  3. This is just beautifully crafted with great attention to detail. Wishing you a relaxing weekend. Hugs Desíre {Doing Life - my personal blog}

  4. Thank you for sharing your lovely card with us at CRAFT Challenges.

    Good Luck

    Sylvia xx

  5. Another lovely card Hazel. Thank you for sharing your work with all of us at Crafty Boots Challenges.


  6. Great card. Fab design. Love the bird. Thank you for joiningus a OSAAT this week. Good luck. Hugs, Jill x

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

    My entries are: #9, #12, #30, # 87, # 126, #127, #128, #157, #172, #173, #176 and #193.

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



  8. Hi Hazel , A Fabulous entry to our “CHRISTMAS CARD ” Challenge ,and thank you for joining us at Whoopsi Daisy Challenge this week Good Luck Hugs Elaine

  9. Very pretty card!! Thanks for joining us at DCD this week!

  10. gorgeous card!
    thanks for playing with us at fussy and fancy this week

  11. Fab card.....thanks for joining us at Lexi's Creations.....good luck!
    Hugs Jo x

  12. Very Christmassy the berries. Thanks for joining in at Unstampabelles.

  13. Beautiful card.

    Thanks for joining us at One Stitch at a Time this week, and good luck!

  14. Thanks for joining in with the Papertake Weekly challenge, Mary G x

  15. Another lovely card Hazel!

    Thanks for joining us at the Alphabet Challenge Blog!


  16. What a beautiful card! The colors are gorgeous. Thanks for participating in Soartful!

  17. Great card. Fab layout and design. Thank you for joining us at OSAAT this week. Good luck, Hugs, Jill x

  18. Great card!

    Thank you for sharing with us at A&T Challenges, MAWTT & Natalie & Amy's monthly good luck!
    Hugs Shell xx

  19. Very simple classic vintage card.

    Thanks for joining us at craftymess

    Tracey dt

  20. Aww this is really sweet Hazel… love the way the bird is sitting in the nest… and the papers are gorgeous!
    Thanks for joining us at MAWTT
    Hugs Sue xx

  21. Another delightful christmas card Hazel. Love the design with the bird in the nest and the sentiment is fab too.Thanks for playing at Whoopsi Daisy this week. Hope to see you back monday for a new challenge. Bettina xx

  22. Sweet card Hazel. Thanks for joining in all the fun at Unstampabelles again this month for Christmas!

  23. Gorgeous card, Hazel! I love the birdie & the other cut outs. Beautifully done!
    Thanks again for joining us for our special December giveaway at the Clear It Out challenge blog. We hope to see you again!
    Huggies & Blessings ~

  24. Lovely card Hazel!I adore Cardinals!

    Thanks for joining us at Alphabet Challenge Blog.


  25. Beautiful card, Hazel! I love the Christmas sentiment and bird next! Thanks for joining us at Great Impressions Stamps!

  26. Lovely and christmassy! just as I like it. Thanks for joining in this months challenge at Unstampabelles.

  27. Beautiful card,Hael.The image and soft muted tones are just perfect for vintage theme.Thanks for joining us at Willow Sketchie Challenge.Hope to see you again next week :D
    Lisa x

  28. another super card Hazel! thank you for joining in with the Forever Friends Monthly challenge

  29. Gorgeous hand cut card work. Thank You Hazel for Playing in Paradise with us this week.

  30. Adorable card, Hazel and I love the bird in the nest! Thanks for joining us at Clear it Out for our December challenge and special giveaway!
    visit my blog @ sandy's crafty creations

  31. Lovely festive card Hazel,
    Thank you for taking part in the Forever Friends Monthly Challenge, hope to see you again soon!
    Laura xx

  32. Love the bird, xx thanks for joining us at crafty mess xxx

  33. Hi Hazel
    Fabulous card Hazel.... Thanks for joining us at FF monthly Challenge....
    Hugs sylvie xxxx

  34. Such cute vintage images! Thanks for playing at Scrapbooker's Paradise!

  35. Beautiful card Thanks for joining us at DCD.


  36. wonderful card -Thanks for joining in our CAS challenge at MAWTT this week
    Lisa x

  37. A lovely card - thanx for joining us at the Alphabet Challenge. Jan xx

  38. Adorable card, Hazel. Love the little bird. Thanks for joining us at PCJ and good luck. Hugs, Gale DT

  39. Lovely card. I like the idea of getting the bird to sit in the nest. Thanks for sharing at Unstampabelles.

  40. Hi Hazel! I love that sweet bird sitting in the nest - and those berries! Thanks for playing in Paradise with us this week :)

  41. Another gorgeous card Hazel... thanks for joining the Forever Friends 'Christmas Card' Challenge. Good luck in the draw and hope you will join us for our next challenge. Merry Christmas, Hugs Diane x

  42. Beautiful card Hazel, Thank you for Playing in Paradise this week.

  43. Nice card! Great idea to put the bird into the nest. Thanks for joining us at It's all about the vintage and beauty challenge!

  44. I'm back. Still think this is a fab card and I love the branch and bird too. Thanks for playing at Forever Friends monthly challenge and good luck. Hope to see you back thursday for a new challenge. Bettina xx


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