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Tuesday, 17 May 2011

Christmas Puzzle

Good evening everyone!

Tonight I've got a Crimbo card to share:



Don't you just love the puzzle pieces? 'The original design used it as little doors revealing the Santa image, but I thought it would work just as well as a background. I guess this design is also more "mantelpiece-friendly", as it stands on its own.

Materials used:
* Image, sentiments and puzzle pieces background: Studio Light
* Inside paper: Marianne Design Scandinavian Christmas (stitched with a little golden thread) and a little bit of scrap paper that I had left over from my last card
* Gems and silver base card from stash
* Flora Doodles Primary Colours flowers

I am submitting to the following challenges:
* Winter Wonderland (Christmas Presents)
* Jingle Belles (Santa Claus)
* Bah Humbug (Snow Flakes, on the backing paper)
* Creative Inspirations (Glitzy & Bling)
* By the Cute and Girly (Anything Goes)
* CES (Holidays, Christmas in my case)
* Craft us Crazy (Use Your Fave Embellishments or Use Something New: Gems are my favourite)
* Sisterhood of Crafters (Let it Shine)
* Reasonable Ribbon (Anything Goes)
* Paperplay Challenges (Anything Goes)

Hope you like it, see you later!

19 comments:

  1. what a great design - love the jigsaw piece design and the jolly papers to go with the jolly Santa .
    Thanks for joining us at By the cute and girly
    Lisa x

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  2. super design hun and a great card!!
    Thanks for joining us at Creative Inspirations this time hope to see you again soon
    hugs
    laney

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  3. Super hun...and fab image too..!

    have a lovely evening..hugs Vicky xx

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  4. Great xmas card, Ciska! I love that effect - how clever! I really should start my xmas cards!

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  5. This is SO CREATIVE and clever! Great job! Thanks for sharing it with us over at THE SISTERHOOD! I hope you'll come back next challenge with another fun creation!

    Darlene
    One of the 'Sistahs'

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  6. Cute card! Your puzzle pieces turned out perfectly :)

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  7. Love the puzzle pieces. Great card concept. Thanks for playing along with us at Paperplay Challenges.

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  8. Fab Christmas card. Thanks so much for joining us on Paperplay this week. ♥

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  9. Fabulous idea which is really eyecatching. Thank you for sharing with us at Bah! Humbug!

    Luv'n'Stuff
    Max
    xx
    Max's Craft Creations
    Bah! Humbug! Challenges DT

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  10. oh wow, YES!!! that puzzle piece background is indeed awesome and i love the way you've used it! lovely santa image, too, and i like that you've got decoration INSIDE the card, as well! thanks for joining us at JINGLE BELLES this week! ♥

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  11. Love the puzzle background! Thanks so much for playing along with Paperplay this week!!

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  12. I love your puzzle card. The colors are so rich and vibrant. Very nicely done.

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  13. Love that jolly little Santa ... and what a fun puzzle piece background ... so glad you joined our jingle belles fun.

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  14. such a bright and cheerful card. fab colours and papers. thanks for joining us @ bah! humbug! x

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  15. Such a fun and jolly card. Love the design.

    Thank you for joining us over at CRAFT US CRAZY this week.

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  16. phew been so busy this week my feet have hardly touched the ground. I only hope Mr Blogger doesn't loose my comments on people's cards like he did last week that was a nightmare.
    Fab fun cards - thanks for sharing them with us at Bah! Humbug!
    Ann xxx
    Bah! Humbug! DT

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  17. This is a great card! Thanks for joining us for the CES Challenge!
    Jane
    x

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  18. So bright and vibrant, fabulous creation, thanks so much for sharing with us at Creative Inspirations
    Debs
    xxx

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  19. Great card! Thanks so much for participating in our Really Reasonable Ribbon challenge.

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