Monday, 19 February 2018

Oh Deer!

Good morning.  I'm afraid I'm a day late with my card so apologies to Zoe..  I usually post on the Saturday but this week I didn't get chance.  It's Zoe's turn to choose the theme and her choice is "Reindeer".  I'm not sure that either of my cards count as reindeer - one is the stag's head, and the other is a deer with large antlers but I think it's probably near enough.

My Cards
#1

Recipe
6" square kraft card base- Hobbycraft
papers - Trimcraft
Stag - "Christmas Dear" Precious Marieke
Precious Ornaments dies - Memory Box

#2


Recipe
6" square blue card base - Hobbycraft
whithe card - Ryman
Falling Snow e/f - Creative Expressions
image - from Greeting Card Factory Deluxe
Snowflake Corner - Memory Box
blue glitter cards - Jelly Bean Crafts
Sentiment - computer generated
lots of glitter

Well that's another two cards into my Christmas box.  I'm doing quite well so far and if I keep this up I'll do fine ... lol!

It's a miserable, misty, murky day after the beautiful sunny day we had yesterday, but it's winter still when all is said and done.  Roll on spring.

Take care.




17 comments:

  1. Worth waiting for Christine, two beautifully designed cards, my favourite if I had to choose is the second one with the gorgeous winter scene.
    Pretty much the same kind of morning here,take care Kate x

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  2. I like both cards and I think the deer will also do without the 'rein' (LOL!). Over here: also cold and foggy after a bright sunny day.
    Lia xx

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  3. Morning Christine,
    Two great cards, love them both.
    Lydia
    X

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  4. Two lovely cards Christine ...loving that stags head and it looks stunning in red and kraft ....we have a dank donk morning as we say here really dreary and wet...still getting on with the housework so don’t care too much ....as you say still winter xxxx

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  5. Two great cards and each so different. I like the tartan paper with the stag head and love the picture of the reindeer in the second. Hugs Mrs A. p.s. smiled at your post name.

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  6. Hi christine,
    2 brillantly created cards and they are both so very different but also so wonderfully designed.
    Lots of crafty love. Jenny L.

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  7. Two great cards with lovely classic designs love the deer on both cards love and hugs Carole x

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  8. fabulous cards Christine - really great! Hugs rachel x

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  9. Hi Christine
    Two stunning cards... I am sure they both qualify...
    Hugs Sylvie xx

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  10. Two beautiful cards, lovely designs.xx[aNNie' blog]
     ❤️

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  11. Two wonderful cards, Christine. I love the dies you used for the first one. The stags head die is superb!

    The second card has such a lovely scene... I really must learn how do get images this way.
    Great cards.

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  12. Beautiful card !
    Thanks for joining us at The Merry Christmas Challenges Blog and Good Luck !
    Maryvonne , DT Member

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  13. These cards are so pretty! I am trying to make Christmas cards this year too. I was so disappointed last year when I ran out of handmade cards and still had family members who wanted them . I have decided that I'm going to make Christmas cards at least once a week .

    Hugs,

    Chriss

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  14. Hi Christine, lovely images. And I'm sure they all count as deer! You have reminded me about crafting cds! I have a few and never think to look there for images. But yours are beautiful. Hugs, Shaz XxX

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  15. Love both of your cards Christine and it was worth the wait. Your deer are fab whether Rein or not . Zoe x

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  16. Both are just beautiful cards, Christine. I love the stag's head with the red plaid paper. Like the way you've dropped those ornaments along the top too. #2's card is so pretty too, with the winter scene, and the design layout is wonderful to show off this magnificent stag wandering along the road. TFS & Hugs

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  17. Hi Christine
    Well. at this time of year you do look out of the window and say "it looks like rain dear".
    Sorry, couldn't resist. Love your two delightful cards.
    Ang x

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