Tuesday, 9 August 2016

Baubles For Christmas Card Club

Good morning.  I am a couple of days late with my Christmas Card Club entry this week, and usually I am a day early.  My excuse, well it's a reason not an excuse, is that my nephew and his children were here for five days and I did no crafting while they were here.  But we did have a super time.

This time Margaret has asked us to use baubles on our cards - very Christmas-y.

My Cards


Recipe
5 x 7" base card
green card stock from stash
Frosty Swirls embossing folder - Creative Expressions
Noble Double Pierced Rectangles - Creative Expressions
Baubles image - LOTV
Sentiment stamp - not sure which company


Recipe
5 x 7" base card
red and silver card from stash
Snowflake Lattice embossing folder - Creative Expressions
Precious Ornaments dies - Memory Box
Baubles brass stencil - Sweet Poppy
sentiment - computer generated
red gems - Hobbycraft

Both cards very easy to put together. I hadn't planned on two cards but after making the first one I found the silver glittered stencils in my snippets box already mounted on silver mirri so I decided to have a go at another card.  Not a roaring success but not too bad.

Hope all is well with you. Take care.




18 comments:

  1. Two beautiful cards Christine.

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  2. Gorgeous Christine, very stylish, xxx

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  3. Two stunning bauble cards Christine....at least you've made a start on your cards

    Anne

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  4. Beautiful cards, I especially love the first one, it's so stylish and elegant, your red one has fabulous dies, Kate x

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  5. Morning Christine,
    Two great card, but Ni 1 my favourite.
    Lydia
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  6. Two for the price of one, fabulous. Love them both.
    Lorraine

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  7. Your first card uses the same LOTV image as me but my how different it looks. Love the red with the silver on the second card. Hugs Mrs A.

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  8. Glad you are feeling better and doing a bit of crafting Christine...two lovely cards just love the LOTV image it's a real classic....and a regal red one Hugs xxxx

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  9. Two fabulous cards Christine ... Worth the wait
    ... Hugs Sylvie x

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  10. Fabulous bauble themed cards Christine, lovely colours and designs
    Lorraine x

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  11. these are real gems - love them to pieces Christine xx

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  12. Gosh Christine...you have made not one, but two lovely cards! I like them both but am drawn to the first one. I think it is that beautiful image that draws me so.

    Your designs are lovely on both cards!

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  13. Hi Christine
    Two super cards but I too particularly adore the first one. Fabulous image.
    Hope you had a wonderful time with Darren and the children. I bet they are growing up fast now.
    Best wishes.
    Ang x

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  14. Gorgeous classy Christmas cards love the great designs Glad you had a good time with your visitors love and hugs Carole x

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  15. oh gosh these are really beautiful hun,love the designs,and papers you have used the style is glorious,just beautiful makes hun love hugs Cherylxxxxxxx

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  16. Hi Christine,
    what super creations.
    I love both your wonderful designs.
    Love and big hugs from my house to yours.
    Lots of crafty love. Jenny L.

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  17. These are gorgeous Christine, two very elegant cards. Hope all is well after your accident. Carol x

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