Tuesday, July 18, 2017

Decking the Halls

     I love all the Fancy Sunbonnet images from Bugaboo Stamps and this one is the freebie last Friday so I was delighted to use it for Day 4 of the Christmas-in-July, week-long, daily challenges at Catch the Bug.  I've managed to play each day so far (having missed a few days that last two years they had this) and today is a Bingo Challenge.  I used Sparkle/ Bugaboo image/ Ribbon.


     I colored with ProMarkers and added glitter to the snowflakes, ornaments, stars, and to the holly and berries on her bonnet.  I die cut the image with a stitched, scalloped die from Memory Box.

     I found embossed, sparkly, striped paper in my Christmas stash, cut it with a rectangle die from Spellbinders, and added it to a green card front.  I wrapped red snowflake ribbon around the card front and then layered on the image piece.  I tied a triple loop bow using a strip of cellophane paper and my bow maker.  Finally, I added three little sparkly candy canes.  This one definitely sparkles!

     Challenges:
12 Months of Christmas
Crafty Hazelnut's Christmas
Die Cut Divas
Di's Digi Designs
Hiding in My Craft Room
Love to Scrap
Outlawz PAM
Paper Craft Happy
Send a Smile 4 Kids

     Glad you stopped by twice today and Happy Stamping.  :-D   NanaConnie

17 comments:

  1. This is gorgeous Connie, love the sweet image.
    Hugs
    Linda xxx

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  2. So cute and Christmassy, a lovely image and sparkle.
    Faith
    x

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  3. Wow! Lots of sparkle, Connie, and such a beautifully colored image. I especially like the mauve color of her dress, with the coordinating darker berries in her cap, and ornaments on the tree! It's a darling card. hugs, de

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  4. Gorgeous coloring and just a fun sparkly card! Really like this one. Have a great day!

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  5. so sweet. I lvoe those little candy canes

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  6. Oh my goodness, so cute! Thanks for playing along in our CIJ challenge at Catch The Bug.

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  7. This is gorgeous,love the fab image and design.xxx

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  8. Beautiful love the layout of this card. Thank you for joinig us at PaperCraft Happy.

    xx Grietje DT

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  9. Super cute!!! Thank you for joining us at Love to Scrap, good luck!!! Amy DT

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  10. Thanks so much for joining in our CIJ challenge for our Tuesday Bingo challenge, you did an awesome job and we appreciate you playing along!

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  11. Thanks for entering your lovely crafting for CHNC challenge 342 – you could also enter this into my CHNC challenge extra for July - I'd love to see it there too x

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  12. You've rocked the BINGO card...I love the sparkle! Thank you for playing along with us at Catch the Bug's Christmas in July!

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  13. Delightful card and very Christmas like, in a more traditional way. Gives a
    off a comfy feeling. Wonderfully done!
    hugs
    Glenda

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  14. What a sweet card! Love the candy canes and striped paper too. Thanks for joining us Die Cut diva's.

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  15. Beautiful card!! Good Luck with your entry. Thank you for joining us at Paper Craft Happy Challenge!
    Paper Craft Happy DT
    Creative Paper Boutique

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  16. Another fabulous card. Thank you for sharing with us at Craftyhazelnut’s Christmas Challenge Extra - Myrna DT. Also check out Crafty Hazelnut’s Christmas Challenge - a weekly “themed” Christmas Challenge & Craftyhazelnut’s Patterned Paper Challenge - a monthly Patterned Paper Challenge

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  17. Lovely work. Thank you for joining the challenge at the 12 months of Christmas cards link up. Hope to see you again next time.

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