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Friday, 9 March 2012

Christmas Greenery #2

Good morning everyone!

This my second Christmas card for the Green Challenge at CCAYR, you still have the rest of the month to participate. And there has been a change is challenge rules; you don't have to make 5 cards anymore to qualify for the prize, one will do just fine! :) Good news, right? I think I will keep it up though, so there will be a lovely big pile of Christmas cards ready to send come December. maybe you'd like to do that too, so a green challenge might be just the ticket to start you off :)


I love combining red and green on Christmas cards, it's a classic combination for a reason, right?


Materials:
* Studio Light decoupage image & sentiment, also green DP
* Marianne Design Scandinavian Christmas red DP (edged inked with black ink)
* SEI Christmas Mint Collection: Vanilla Icing Accents
* White and green ribbon from stash

Challenges:
* Christmas Card Challenges (Christmas with optional Embossing)
* Crafty Hazelnut (Seeing Red)
* ABC Christmas Challenge (Evergreen)
* Perfect Sentiments (Christmas Trimmings)
* Inky Impressions (Luck of the Irish....Use Green)
* DYSU (Go Green)
* Papertake Weekly (Anything Goes)
* Divas by Design (Favourite things - Using Traditional Colours for Christmas Cards)
* Digistamps 4 Joy (Green)
* Scrapalicious USA (Anything Goes)
* Whimsical Designs (Green)

29 comments:

  1. ooh i love the traditional colours and the design of your card
    Thanks for joining us at Diva's this week
    Lisa x

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  2. A lovely classy card in traditional colours - thanks for joining in my CHNC challenge 62 - hope to see you again soon (new challenge tomorrow morning) x

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  3. A lovely Christmas Card! Thanks for joining us at DYSU this week!

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  4. Lovely card, love the fold, thanks for joining us at Inky Impressions. Joey x

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  5. Great idea doing Christmas cards early! Thank you so much for joining in the inky fun this week with Inky Impressions!

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  6. Ciska, that is such a great card! Gorgeous rich colours!

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  7. What a lovely card...Thank you for joining us at Digistamps4joy. And good luck.

    Caz..DS4J DT

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  8. Such a lovely card!!! Thanks for joining us this week at CCC and we hope to see you again next challenge. Hugs, Brigitte

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  9. So gorgeous hunni...:o)

    big hugs Vicky xx

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  10. Great traditional card - love the unique fold!

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  11. Fabulous card. Thanks for joining us at Do You Stack Up.

    -Wenche

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  12. Wonderful card! =)
    Thanks for joining us at Digistamps4joy!
    Hugs, Elenor DT

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  13. very nice christmas card thanks for playing at the perfect sentiment

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  14. What a unique card. I agree red and green is a great traditional color combination. Thanks for sharing at The Perfect Sentiment.

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  15. NIce rich colors, beautiful, unique fold - Great card! Thanks for playing with the Perfect Sentiment.

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  16. I was immediately drawn to the Christmas colors! They are so warm & inviting-anytime of the year!
    Thanks for joining us @ Perfect Sentiment.

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  17. Adorable and festive!! Love the dsp and colors! Thanks for joining in at Perfect Sentiments!

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  18. Fabulous!! Thanks so much for joining us at Papertake Weekly and good luck!
    hugs, Sharon

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  19. You did a beautiful job with this card. I need to get started on my Christmas cards... Thanks for playing with us this week at Whimsical Wednesdays, hope you come play with us again soon :)

    michelle
    http://mumoftwoblog.blogspot.com

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  20. Hi Ciska !! Great card this week. Thanks for joining us at the Perfect Sentiment. Glad to see you !!

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  21. Lovely Christmas card. Love the tag. Thanks for playing along with us at DYSU.

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  22. Love the card. Your layout is great and the tag just adds a little extra something. Thanks for joining us at Perfect SEntiments.

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  23. You go girl, you're sure getting a head start on Christmas!!!
    Lovely card!
    Thanks for joining Whimsical Wednesday this week!

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  24. Way to go knocking those Christmas cards out all year long one by one. And you got 2 kinds of ribbon in there with such a unque fold. Thanks for joining us at the Perfect Sentiment.

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  25. Beautiful! Good job getting a head start on Christmas cards...it does sneak up on us every year. :-)
    Thanks for joining us at Scrapalicious!

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  26. Fabulous card! I like challenges where unusual colors are asked for - but in the end, I always prefer the traditional red and green.

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  27. Thanks so much for joining us on our "New Green Dress for Ms Spring" challenge at Digistamps 4 Joy. Good luck in the draw. Please join us for the next exciting challenge which starts tomorrow!
    luv'n huggz
    Jen Leeflang
    DS4J DT LEAD & CHALLENGE CO-ORDINATOR

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  28. Wonderful card - love the traditional colours!
    Thanks for joining us at the ABC Christmas Challenge - hope you'll join us tomorrow for another fun challenge!
    Helen x

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  29. Fabulous card, Sorry I am late in commenting this week! Thanks for entering our Challenge at ABC Christmas challenge this time, see you soon! hugs Samantha :0)

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