Sunday, 3 May 2015

The glory of Christmas 58: focus on the sentiment


This is my design card for the Glory of Christmas challenge 58: focus on the sentiment. Please click on the link to see the lovely designs of the rest of the team and join in our challenge.

The card blank is a lovely deep blue stardream that has a glittery look according to how the light shines on it. I used an offcut of Echo park 'winter time' patterned paper to stamp the Joy to the world Clarity stamp, inked with Adirondack denim. I then masked off the O and stamped the Clarity carol singers stamp, again using the denim ink. The strip behind the ribbon is a snippet left from printing some Ooh la la digital paper long ago, which I think goes just right with the other paper. Ribbon and felt buttons from stash.


This is also for:

Pixie's snippets week 175 and 176
12 months of Christmas link up
Fab n funky 257: Christmas
Sparkles 67: ribbons and buttons
Crafty ribbons 118: anything goes with ribbon
3 girl jam May: anything goes with ribbon
Craft-dee Bowz May: anything goes with a handmade bow
Cute card Thursday 371: use a sentiment
Glitter n sparkle 135: anything goes
One crazy stamper May: anything goes
The pink elephant 296: anything goes
Simon says Monday: anything goes
Ruby's rainbow 103: anything goes
4 crafty chicks 244: anything goes
Not just cards 18: anything goes
Inspiration destination 31: anything goes
Scrappers delights 44: anything goes
Sister act 104: anything goes
DL.ART May linky

18 comments:

  1. Oh Hazel, this is beautiful! Gosh that card blank is gorgeous - have never heard of stardream card. And I do so love the Clarity stamps you used - they're perfect together and now on my wish list - help!!

    Hugs

    Di xx

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  2. That's a really nice festive card Hazel xxx

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  3. I love how you added the Carol Singers to the centre of the "O". Thanks for playing along with us over at One Crazy Stamper in our current Challenge "Anything Goes"!

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  4. This is gorgeous, Hazel. The blue stardream card and the shimmery ribbon are beautiful and I love the splash of red from the buttons. Thank you for joining in our Christmas challenge at Fab'n Funky.
    Alison x

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  5. Such a pretty card once again! Thank you for linking with us at Sister Act card challenge!
    Kamila DT

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  6. Lovely card, thanks for joining us at Inspiration Destination and good luck. Wendy DT x

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  7. Thanks for entering our Not Just Card Challenge!
    Monica - DT

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  8. Not sure if my last comment went Hazel, but another fantastic card, love that bow/ribbon, and the image is super cool. Thank you for entering our challenge at 4 Crafty Chicks.

    Leanne DT

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  9. A very nice seasonal card. Thanks for joining us at Sparkles Monthly. Caz

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  10. Very pretty. Love that big bow. Thanks for joining us at The 12 Months of Christmas Link Up for this challenge.
    Margaret, DT

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  11. Oh, this is wonderful! So glad you linked up with us at Glitter n Sparkle for our Anything Goes challenge. Wishing you the best of luck in our prize draw!

    KT Fit Kitty
    Glitter n Sparkle DT

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  12. Gorgeous card! How good are you...a christmas card already! Thanks for sharing with us over at Glitter n Sparkle - Vic, DT x

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  13. This is beautiful! I love the Joy!! Thanks so much for joining us at 3GJ! Scrappy hugs, Connie

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  14. Hi Hazel, lovely card. I like the stardream card base is fabulous and I love the ribbon. Hugs, Elizabeth xx

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  15. Great card! Need to start my holiday cards! Thanks for joining us at 3 Girl JAM Challenges!

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  16. Beautiful, Hazel - that base card is gorgeous and I love the bow too.

    Thanks for joining us at The 12 Months of Christmas Link Up

    Helen x

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  17. Such a beautiful card. Love the details with the ribbon, buttons and sparkly paper. Thanks for playing at Scrappers Delight and good luck, Hope to see you back soon for a new challenge. Bettina DT Member at Scrappers Delight xx

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