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Friday 1 March 2013

Sparkly Christmas

Hi everyone,

It's Friday, almost the weekend! I have a busy weekend and week ahead of me with an enormous crafty project due at the end, I am looking forward to it but also feel a little daunted. Fingers crossed I make it in time!

As today is the first day of March, I am here to share my CCAYR DT make with you, this month the theme will be "Sparkle & Bling". Shouldn't be too hard to think of a creative way to use that theme for a Christmas card me thinks, we hope you can make the time to participate!

* Studio Light Decoupage image, sprayed with Crafter's Companion Multicolour Glitter Spray
* Art Talent & Hely Coppledich Pepper's Christmas Party DPs
* Eline's Winterhuis Sentiment Stamps
* Joy Craft Flower Punch
* Tumbles Glass Distress Ink & Colour Box Black Ink
* Sakura Glitter Gel Pen
* Metallic thread from local store (Pipoos) & Sew Easy Quick Sand Floss
* Pearls from stash

* ABC Christmas Challenge (D for Designer Paper)
* Crafty Hazelnut (Use 1 Word)
* Allsorts (Animals)
* Come and Get It (Just add Water) Snow
* Glitter 'n Sparkle (Bling It On)
* Kaboodle Doodles (Any Bling)
* Crafty Sentiments (1 image/stamp,2 papers, 3 embellishments) 3 pearls, 3 flags, 3 types of embellishmenbt
* Flourishes Timeless Tuesday (All that Glitters)
* Ruby's Rainbow (In the Garden)
* Joanna Sheen (Layer It Up)


  1. Beautiful card (I'll have to look at that CC spray glitter - looks like something I need!) - thanks for entering my CHNC challenge 113 - you could also enter this into my CHNC challenge extra for March - I'd love to see it there too. X

  2. Lovely card so love squirrels too! Lovely card, Thanks for sharing with us this time at Allsorts, hugs Samantha :0)

  3. Aww, how sweet, sweet, sweet Ciska!

  4. Lovely car, love the spray glitter very effective, thanks for joining us at Crafty Sentiments this week. Jac x

  5. what a splendid and lovely card!

    thanks so much for playing along with us at Ruby’s Rainbow Challenges!

    hugs and kisses from germany,
    silvi xoxo

  6. It's a lovely image Ciska and pretty card.

    Thanks so much for sharing with us at Allsorts challenge this week.

    B x

  7. This is lovely Ciska, gorgeous image. Thank you so much for joining ua at Allsorts for our Animals challenge x

  8. Fabulous job. Thanks for joining us Crafty Sentiments.

  9. Gorgeous card, I love the decoupaged image and great layout.

    Thanks for joining the Joanna Sheen Challenge this time.
    Lorraine x

  10. Oh wow.. This is different.. I love it!!
    Your image is adorable!!
    Thanks for sharing this with us at Glitter n Sparkle..
    Toni - DT

  11. Hi Ciska, wonderful image and the stitching is fabby. Love the banner and pearls.
    Have a super weekend.
    Hugs Sue W.

  12. Great card, the image is so cute and love the sparkle. Thanks for playing at Come & Get It for the Just Add Water challenge.
    Karal GDT

  13. A lovely card, love the backing papers and the sparkle. Thank you for joining us over at Glitter n Sparkle this week, good luck

  14. A great card

    Thankyou for joining us at Ruby's Rainbow for our "In The Garden" challenge

    Hope to see you again soon,

    Ang x

  15. What a fabulous Christmas card, Thanks for joining in the Kaboodle Doodles Challenge

  16. Simply gorgeous. Thank you for joining in the Crafty Sentiments challenge this time.
    Cathy xx

  17. Love your sparkly Christmas card with that cute squirrel image! The color of the card is fabulous!
    visit my blog @ sandy's crafty creations

  18. Wow... gorgeous card Ciska! Love all the glittery goodness on it. Thanks for playing along with our "All That Glitters" challenge this week at Flourishes!

  19. Very pretty! I love the rustic look along with the bling! Thanks for playing along in the Timeless Tuesday challenge with us.

  20. Oh my goodness, how cuuuute! Thanks for joining us at the FTTC!

  21. Beautiful card!
    Thanks for playing at the ABC Christmas Challenge!
    Helen x

  22. lovely card, love the bunting too! Thanks for Playing along with us this time at ABC Christmas Challenge, hugs Samantha :0)

  23. Wonderful card. Love the image.
    Thank you for your beautiful entry into our Designer Papers challenge at ABC Christmas.