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Friday, 21 October 2011

Another Halloween Christmas

Good morning everyone,

I have another Halloween Christmas card to share with you, hoping to give you some inspiration for the Christmas Cards All Year Round Challenge of Oktober; Use Halloween colours for your Christmas Card. You still have another week or so to enter, the deadline is the 31st of Oktober.

This time around I used a purple base and kept it fairly simple:

The image originally came with DPs in traditional colours, but I think this works well too!

* Champagne base card
* Studio Light 3D image, purple DP and sentiment
* SEI Vanilla Icing Accents
* Prima Daisy Doodles Flower
* Stickles on the wreath
* Gold peel offs and gem from stash

* Aud Sentiments (Winter)
* Bling It On (No Patterned Paper)
* Crafting When We Can (Christmas)
* Ooh La La (Let It Snow)
* Emerald Fairy (Flowers)
* Christmas Inspirations (Punches/Die-cuts)
* Christmas Card Challenge (Christmas Card)
* Heart Song Inspirations (Flowers/Felt)
* Stamps R Us (Nature's Gifts)
* Top Tip Tuesday (Layer It Up)

Hope you like, see you a little later today for the first ever Card Makin' Mamas bloghop!!!! :)


  1. How vry elegant Ciska! The shine really POPS!

  2. oh i love the image .. really makes me feel like Christmas and i love the purple base card too- very rich
    lisa x

  3. What a groovy concept. Love that you can incorporate one holiday for an entirely different holiday. You've done an outstanding job and I really enjoyed looking at that decorated front door image. Nicely done. :D

    Thank you so much for playing along with us at Top Tip Tuesday!
    And remember, if you have a TIP you’d like to share with us crafters, just write it up in your post and then add TIP by your entry name and you’re eligible for the TOP TIPPER PRIZE as well.
    Lisa xx

  4. Nice card and unusual colors. Thanks for sharing and playing with us at Christmas Inspiraitons challenges.

  5. A good idea tomix themes. This works very well. Thanks for joining Top Tip Tuesday. Elaine

  6. Lovely card! Love the deep colors. So glad you joined us for this weeks CCC!

  7. lovely cards, thanks for playing along with CWWC, x Carol

  8. a gorgeous creation and fabulous flowers thank you for joining us at the Emerald Faerie Garden
    Hugs Kate xx
    ps I have some new candy if you are interested :)

  9. Great card. Love it. Thanks so much for sharing it with us this week at CCC.

  10. Gorgeous cards! I love that you used purple! Thanks for playing with us at Christmas Card Challenges! :)

  11. What a gorgeous card,love the image.Thanks for sharing this with us at

  12. What great colours for a Christmas card - Love it! Beautiful card.

    Thanks for joining us over at Top Tip Tuesday this week for our 'Layer it up' challenge. If you have a Top Tip to share with us you get another chance at another prize too! Just add (TIP) after your name when linking :)

    Carol x

  13. What an elegant card! Thanks for joining us at Aud Sentiments this week! We hope you will join us again soon!

  14. Great elegant card!

    Thank you for joining us at Top Tip Tuesday!  Hope to see you again next week!

    Remember, you can win an extra prize by leaving a tip on your post and writing TIP next to your name on your entry.

    Leanne xx

  15. Absolutely beautiful! Thanks for sharing with us at Stamps R Us!

  16. Lovely card Ciska!

    Thanks for joining us at Ooh La La this week :)
    Lizy DT x

  17. Beautiful, thanks for joining us at Bling It On this month.
    Shell xx

  18. Great card Ciska, love the purple and clean lines of your design.

    Thank you for sharing your wonderful work with us at Crafting When We Can Challenges. :-) xx