Wednesday, 12 December 2012

Non-traditional Christmas

A simple card made with Kaisercraft papers and die cuts - I like the non-traditional colours.

This is for:

Pixie's crafty snippets week 50 - the strips across the bottom
Hiding in my craftroom 75: super scraps Saturday
Victorine 49: non traditional Christmas
Flourishes 199: holiday card with non-traditional festive colours
Ruby's rainbow 43: Christmas with non-traditional colours
My time to craft 200: non traditional Christmas colours
Stamp-n-doodle: something un-usual - unusual colours for Christmas
Fab n funky 151: a vintage Christmas
Willow sketchie: vintage
Alphabet:: V for vintage
Crafty mess 23: vintage Christmas
LEJ designs 33: sentimental
The hybrid chick card caravan 33: holiday card
Dream valley 47: Christmas
Robyn's fetish 137: Christmas cards
Crazy challenge 134: Christmas time
Cupcake craft 222: merry Christmas
Fashionista 10: winter
Christmas card challenges 2013 week 2: die cuts
Forever friends 51: Christmas cards
PaperPlay 49: Christmas is coming
Lollipop crafts 95: happy holidays
Everybody art 217: anything goes
Natalie and Amy December: winter wishes
A & T 19: anything goes
Cards galore December: Christmas
Fussy & fancy 77: I love Christmas
Creatalicious 40: winter
Love to create 45: anything goes
Deep ocean 40: so this is Christmas
Die cuttin' divas 94: holiday spirit - Kaisercraft die cuts
Crafts and me 114: why so blue? No blues allowed
Jingle belles: December to remember
Frosted designs on the 4th day of Christmas: 4 different patterned papers
Dl.ART thankful Thursday: clean and simple
Perfect sentiments 59: anything goes with Christmas
Aud sentiments 69: anything goes
Challenges 4 everybody 9: anything goes
Tuesday alchemy 44: anything goes
Wags n whiskers 94: anything goes
House of gilli 47: anything goes
Artistic inspirations 18: anything goes
Crafty boots: Christmas
Lady Anne: Nana Vickie's first challenge
Make it Monday 119
Inspire me Fridays 88
52 card pickup week 49


  1. I love the background paper you used. I did seen the Santa Claus on it. You did a great job on this card. Thanks for sharing at The Robyn's Fetish Challenge Blog


  2. Hi Hazel, Your card is so beautiful just love the colour and those baubles are stunning thank you for joining in our challenge over at Forever Friends Christmas Card and good luck hope to see you again next time DT Member Sandra H xx

  3. Love the colours that you have used Hazel Thanks for Joining us at Love to Create This week Hugs Sandra DT xx

  4. gorgeous card, love the combo
    thanks for playing with us at paperplay this week

  5. me again
    and thanks for playing with us at fussy and fancy this week

  6. Such a pretty card you have created Hazel. Thank you for sharing with us at Vickie's Challenge at Lady Anne's. I hope we see you again.
    Love ~ Lady Anne xx

  7. Great csrd Sweetie, thank you for joining us over at LEJ Designs challenge x

  8. i love the earthy colours of your christmas card!

    thanks so much for playing along with us at Ruby’s Rainbow Challenges!

    hugs and kisses from germany,
    silvi xoxo

  9. This is a lovely card I really like the colours you have chosen to use
    Thanks for joining in at Rubys rainbows this time

    Jackie x

  10. WOW I really love the papers and the unusual colour scheme it works so well :0)
    Thanks for sharing this with us at Forever Friends Challenge this time and good luck.
    Love Clairebears x

  11. Great kraft card love the borders along the bottom thanks for joining us at Artistic Inspirations
    Carol DT x

  12. So pretty! Thanks for playing along with us at DCD! Lee-Ann :)

  13. Very nice Hazel. I love your vintage browns.

    Thanks for joining us in our V for vintage challenge at Alphabet Challenge blog.


  14. lovely... and like you, I love the non christmas colours.


  15. Really classy creation, great none Christmas colours!

    Thank you for sharing with us at My Time To Craft this week, A&T Challenges also Natalie & Amy's good luck!
    Hugs Shell xx

  16. Another lovely card Hazel - when do you have a rest from churning out Christmas cards? Probably not I suspect :) Hugs, Di xx

  17. A lovely Christmas 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

  18. Lovely colour combo Hazel and a great card!


  19. Lovely card and nice use if color. Not the traditional Christmas colors.

  20. Gorgeous card Hazel. Thank you for joining in the fun at Crafty Boots Challenges.


  21. Hi, Hazel, this is such a fabulous card. Love the beautiful patterned papers and cute ornaments. Thank you so much for joining us at Make It Monday this week.... :)

  22. Very pretty card, I love the colors you chose! Thanks for joining us at Christmas Card Challenges!

  23. Love your card! Almost missed the Santa on the edge! Thanks for joining us this week at Love to Create!

    Come visit my blog at for a chance to win a $15 voucher giveaway to my online store :)


  24. Great card! Thanks for taking part in the Alphabet Challenge xx

  25. Very nice indeed. I really like the non-traditional colours too.

    Sarn xxx

  26. Another great entry to our challenge over at Craftymess.

    Sandie x

  27. Gorgeous card. Love the baubles and the papers youve used. Its lovely.
    Thank you so much for joing us at Challenges 4 Everybody at our Anything goes challenge. Good luck and hope to see you again.
    Sharon - DT of Challenges 4 Everybody!

  28. How Gorgeous!! I love the colors you chose and the way you put everything together, it looks fantastic!! I love it :)

    Thank you for playing along with us in Flourishes Timeless Tuesday's Challenge!

    ~ Amanda :)

  29. Lovely card. I love the ornaments.

    Stopped by from MIM. My project is #44 if you would like to return the visit :-)

    Hugs, Keti

  30. This is so sweet. I love it.
    Thank you for joining my DL.ART Thankful Thursday challenge DIANA L.

  31. This is such a beautiful and elegant card! Love the dark colors! Thanks for joining my challenge over at Cupcake Craft Challenge this week! Good luck! Hugs and sunshine!

  32. What a pretty card, love the non-traditional colors! Thanks for joining our 12 Days of Christmas challenge at Frosted Designs!

  33. Beautiful card Hazel, I love your choice of colour and those gorgeous baubles. Thanks for sharing your creation with us at Fab'n'Funky this week

    hugs Vicky xxx

  34. What a beautiful Christmas card!! Love it!! Thanks for joining us at DCD this week!

  35. Beautiful card, lovely colours and I like 'simple' cards! Thanks for joining us at The Crazy Challenge.

    groetjes, Ellen

  36. Lovely card - love the colours
    you have used. Thanks for
    joining Nana Vic's challenge
    at Lady Anne's.

  37. Gorgeous card Hazel and I love the colors!! Thanks for joining us at Wags 'n Whiskers!
    Tammy x

  38. A lovely christmas card. Thanks for sharing with us at Forever Friends and good luck.

  39. Great page,, and excellent use of the patterned paper! Thanks for playing along with us at Frosted Designs. I am your newest follower and I would love it if you would stop by my blog and follow along too.

  40. Very striking. Love the layout.

    Thanks for joining at at Perfect Sentiments this week. Good luck.

  41. Wonderful Christmas card with non traditional holiday colors! Love the vintage look! Thank you for playing along at the FTTC.

  42. What a beautiful card you have made. Thank you for taking part in the Aud Sentiments Challenge this fortnight and I wish you the best of luck in the draw. Best wishes, Kym (Aud Sentiments Design Team Member) xxx

  43. I bet this really catches the light beautifully

  44. What a lovely card, the colors are great! Thank you for joining is this week at the Fab n Funky Challenge. I hope you play along with us again soon.

    Jackie, Fab n Funky DT

  45. These ornaments do look lovely on your cards, Hazel. So glad to see another entry at the Crafts and Me Stamps digi team's "Why So Blue? = No Blues Allowed!" challenge. Hugz, ~ Rose

  46. Great layering. Thanks for joining us at Challenges 4 Everybody. Good Luck!
    Merry Christmas.
    Sandy :)

  47. Just beautiful! Thank you so much for joining us at Dream Valley Challenges, hope to see you again soon! Have a fabulous New Year! Elaine DT -xxx- p.s I have new candy if you would like to pop by and enter :-)

  48. I also like the non-traditional colours in this stunning Christmas card.
    Thank you for entering and sharing your creation at Vickie's Challenge at Lady Anne's and good luck with the draw. I hope we see you again next challenge.
    Best Wishes for the New Year!
    *Hugs* ~ Nana Vic

  49. Lovely card in non tradtional colours, I love the shape of the baubles
    Thanks for taking part in our winter challenge over at Fashionista and good luck
    Julie x
    My blog
    Pennys Challenges DT member
    Fashionista DT member
    Forever Friends DT member
    Brown Sugar Challlenges DT member
    OSAAT DT member


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