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Friday, 15 July 2016

My First Christmas Card of the Year!

Good morning everyone,

I hope you are all well. After today I have two and a half days left of school before we break up for the summer holidays yay!! A groups of us are off to London straight from school today to wander around the sights, a trip on the  London Eye and have cocktails and dinner, it should be a fab evening!

This morning, I am showcasing a card for the new challenge at Fussy and Fancy. It is not my teams turn to post, but I couldn't resist joining in with Norma's challenge:

Christmas in July

This is my first Christmas make of the year, I am a bit behind with making Christmas Cards, I normally start in June, but hopefully over the summer I will be able to make lots.

I have coloured up Tilda with Winter Skates and masked her with the Winter Bench stamp. I  bought some snowballs from Anna Marie Crafts as I thought they be fab in a shaker card.

The eight point, skates, tag and ice crystals are all Joy dies from Noor Design U.K. I have added some Twinklets to the ice crystals to give them a lovely icy look.The ivy is a Lea'bilities die.

The lace and pom pom trim are from the Ribbon Girl.


DI list:
Skin: Vintage Photo, Tattered Rose, Worn Lipstick
Hair: Walnut Stain, Antique Linen
Trousers, Scarf: Hickory Smoke
Ice Skates, Jumper and Hat: Weathered Wood

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We would love to see you join us in our challenge.

Have a wonderful weekend.

Hugs
Gina xx

9 comments:

  1. Such a beauty Gina. Lovely soft colour palette and detail. Enjoy your day.
    Laine
    xx

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  2. A beautiful frosty creation Gina and your little snowballs are the perfect shaker element.
    Lorraine

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  3. bonjour, bravo pour cette carte, vraiment magnifique !!!

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  4. Gina! This card is absolutely stunning! I just love the shaker card! It's so very pretty! I can't resist scrolling through your lovely blog to peak at all of your gorgeous work! Thank you for sharing your talent with us!
    Big Hugs, Sheryl

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  5. Wowzers Gina...this is fabulous!. Love the mono look and little snowballs in the shaker, so much fun. hugs, Pat K x

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  6. This is just fabulous! And, as always your colouring is amaxing! Judy x

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  7. Beautiful card, love that it's a shaker and the little 'snowballs are such fun :) xx

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  8. STUNNING! Another older Maggi just love how your reinventing them. Keep it up!

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