Saturday, 14 October 2017

CHNC challenge 355

This is my card for my CHNC challenge 355 - please click on the link to find out what it's all about and I hope you'll be able to join in with your Christmas designs - anything goes as long as it's Christmas with the optional theme of stripes.

For my card I used some offcuts of papers that I've had for ages and a upcycled black deer taken from a card received a couple of Christmases ago.

This is also for:

12 months of Christmas link up 34: anything goes
Christmas with the cuties 10: Christmas animals
The merry Chrtistmas 38: anything Christmas goes
ABC Christmas: U for unlimited
Hiding in my craft room 322: super scraps Saturday
Scrap and craft inspiration 8: upcycle (the deer)
Make my Monday 56: animal antics
2 crafty critter crazies 7: must be a critter
Crafty animals 7: anything goes
Happy little stampers Christmas: anything goes + option: silhouette
A gem of a challenge 205: spots and or stripes or Halloween
Use your stuff 283: pink for Breast Cancer Awareness
The sisterhood of crafters: pink October
Fussy & fancy 198: pretty in pink
Allsorts 437: think pink
Crafting wiith dragonflies 91: pinktober
Fabrika fantasy 14: pink or Halloween
Creative craft cottage: pink
The cutie pie 116: think pink
Simply create too 132: favourite colour combo - I love hot pink and black together
Crafting from the heart 178: anything goes
Lemon shortbread 52: anything goes
Through the craftroom door: anything goes
Crafty creations 352: anything goes
Crafting with friends 52: anything goes
Creative fingers 138: anything goes
Word art Wednesday 304: anything goes
Jo's scrap shack funday 210: anything goes
Morgan's ArtWorld 20: anything goes
Polka doodles 41: anything goes
Crafty friends 68: anything goes
Not just cards: anything goes


  1. Beautiful!! I love the colors you used (unusual for Christmas; but so pretty!) and that fabulous patterned background! And that reindeer is so elegant! Thanks for playing with Jo's Scrap Shack.

  2. Lovely card, thanks for sharing with us at Cutie Pie's. Sue x

  3. This is lovely Thanks for joining us in our week 40 Anything Goes challenge at Polkadoodles
    Michelle DT

  4. A very striking creation and pretty combination of DP's, perfect for our Think Pink theme at Allsorts, many thanks for joining in.

    B x

  5. Great card Hazel! Beautiful way to use those scraps! Thanks so much for joining us at The Sisterhood’s ‘PINK’ challenge and please come back again soon!
    one of the 'Sistahs'
    The Sisterhood of Crafters
    DAR’S CRAFTY CREATIONS Please come for a visit!

  6. Great card, love the background with the offcuts. Thanks for sharing your creation with us at Crafty Friends, we hope to see you back again.

  7. Some lovely paper scraps that go so well with the lovely black reindeer.
    Thank you for joining our 'Think Pink' challenge this week at Allsorts.

    Kath x

  8. Such a beautiful Christmas card creation. Love the background pretty papers. Looks Great. Thank you for sharing with us over here at Morgan's Artworld Challenge, best of luck with your entry.

    Annette DT for<br

  9. I love this card. It reminds me of a quilt. The combination of papers makes the perfect background for the the reindeer. Thank you for joining the DL.ART October Linky Challenge

  10. Loving the Pink for Christmas . Thank you for sharing it with us at Crafting with Dragonflies. Wynn DT

  11. Lovely card. The background is beautiful. Thank you for joining us at the Make My Monday challenges. Hope to see you again soon in our gallery. Nandini, DT

  12. Great way to use your papers. Thanks for sharing at The Merry Christmas Challenge.

  13. Great design. Thank you for joining us at The Polkadoodles Crafting Challenge week 40/41. Helen DT

  14. Another great Christmas card. Thanks again for joining us at Christmas with the cuties this month.

  15. I remember those papers, loved them. Striking card thanks for playing at agoac

  16. great way to use up patterned papers and then to recycle. thank you for sharing with us at TTCRD and good luck, Theresa DT xx

  17. Thank you so much for sharing this cute pinkness with us at the cutie pie challenge. Sarah DT

  18. Lovely card, great colours, thanks for sharing at Christmas with the Cuties.

    Pat xx

  19. This is one gorgeous silhouette card. Thank you for blessing us with your entry at Word Art Wednesday. Hope you link more projects soon. Leaving you with the hope found in God Word in Psalm 147:11 which says, "The LORD delights in those who fear him, who put their hope in his unfailing love." Have a fruitful and blessed day!

    JO ANN

  20. Love your color combination on your card. Thanks so much for joining us at Use Your Stuff.

  21. oh this is wonderful! Love all those strips of pink and the stag is so majestic against them. Thanks for playing at the HLS Christmas challenge.

  22. Love this love that background Thanks for joining us in our week 40 - 41 Anything Goes challenge at Polkadoodles
    Michelle DT

  23. This is stunning, Hazel. Thanks so much for sharing with us.
    Karen L
    Word Art Wednesday

  24. Hazel, what a fun Christmas card. It's good to use up scraps and also good to recycle bits from other cards. Thank you for entering the Lemon Shortbread Challenge and best wishes in the draw. Kym (Lemon Shortbread Design Team Member).

  25. lovely
    Thanks for playing along with fabrika fantasydigis Challenge.
    Hope to see you again soon.
    grtz debo DT

  26. Fabulous use of strips. Thanks for sharing your creative work with us at Crafting with Dragonflies.

  27. Beautiful Christmas card. Your background so beautifully contrasts with the deer silhouette. Great project.
    Thank you for joining our challenge of HLS.

  28. Lovely card, Thanks for joining in with our challenge at ABC Christmas Challenge,
    hugs Samantha :0)

  29. Beautiful, Hazel - very elegant.

    Thanks for joining us at 2 Crafty Critter Crazies.

    Helen x


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