Sunday 20 January 2013

No patterned papers

My cards are clean and simple, using recycled pictures from Christmas cards received - all mounted on to offcuts of gold mirror card, with some peel off sticks and glitter strips added. The sentiments on the middle one say: Peace Joy Hope.

As they didn't take long to make there are three of them:

These are also for:

A card a day facebook
Pixie's crafty snippets week 56
Christmas card challenges week 7: silhouettes
CRAFT 190: Christmas in January
Christmas cards all year round January: anything goes
Victorine 50: sparkle and shine
Totally Gorjuss 167: KISS
Challenges 4 everybody 12: anything goes
Bunny Zoe: anything goes
Artistic inspirations 24: anything goes
613 avenue create 2: anything goes
My Grafico 143: anything goes
Platypus creek digital 23: anything goes
Let's craft and create 61: anything goes
Cards galore January: anything goes
Spark your creativity 5: anything goes
Make it Monday 123
Inspire me Fridays 92
52 card pick up 2.3


  1. These are gorgeous! I love the gold accents. Thanks for joining us at Christmas Card Challenges.

  2. Hi Hazel, these are beautiful so classic, thank you for joining in with Cards Galore this month, good luck Hun Zoe DT xxx

  3. Love the sparkle and shine Hazel, very elegant cards.

    Thanks for sharing with us at ‘Make it Monday’
    Luv CHRISSYxx

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  4. Beautiful and elegant cards Hazel, and a brilliant idea to use old Christmas cards.

  5. sobre et élégant, c'est très beau, biz

  6. I've just popped over from Di's place...
    I love recieving recycled cards - it's like you're spreading the joy and love :) These are beautiful - and very sumptious looking oo.

  7. Sophisticated, classy and elegant. Love it!

  8. more lovely creations Hazel !

  9. Great idea recycling old Christmas cards. I like to make tags with mine. After I have checked off my list of course. Thanks for joining us at Artistic Inspirations this week.

  10. Three lovely festive makes. xxx

  11. My goodness Hazel you have been busy! These are stunning!
    Thanks again for joining us at CRAFT this wek.
    Hugs Sheryl xx

  12. wow these are fab . Love them all . Thanks for sharing at Challenges 4 everybody hugs trisha dt x

  13. a great idea and very effective xx

  14. very effective cards, thanks for playing along at CRAFT challenge. Sharon x

  15. Very effective they look too, I received a gorgeous card from a friend and my firs thought was oh this would look lovely with a pop of red behind it lol. True crafters at heart. Hugs, Amanda x

  16. These are gorgeous... and well done for the recycling!

    Thanks for sharing with us at Totally Gorjuss!

    Christine x

  17. Hi Hazel...great idea for recycling cards...must look into that the cards.
    Kerry x


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