Tuesday 12 November 2019

More Christmas ...

I can't believe it ... another post so soon after the last one ... and once again it is all about Christmas ... it didn't begin that way though!  I made a birthday card yesterday which I cannot share for a while but I was fairly happy with the design so thought I would see if it would work as a Christmas card ... I leave it to you to decide!

This is not my usual approach as it involves designer papers ... something I buy, admire but never use!

Having created one I thought it would be worth trying another using different colour combinations and this is it:

This one seems to have more of a vintage feel ... I might be making more of these as they fit my need to use up some of my designer papers!

I'm going to enter the first in ...

TIME OUT Challenges #148

... and the second in ...

CAS Christmas Card Challenge November 2019



  1. pretty Christmas card, the stitching and paper layering are so pretty.

  2. I like this design because (a) it uses up scraps (b) it's clean and simple (c) it can be used for any occasion.
    Thank you for sharing this inspirational card. I would love to do my own take on this. Thank you again.

  3. I so love the design. It looks great in both kraft and white, and what a great way to use paper scraps! ove that bit of stitching too! Thanks so much for playing with us at Time out.

  4. Lovely graphic card. Wonderful festive paper. Thank you for joining us at CAS Christmas.

  5. What a great use of those snippets of designer paper, Elaine! Thanks so much for sharing with us at CAS Christmas!

  6. Your layered patterened paper is fabulous Elaine. Thanks for sharing with us at CAS Christmas!

  7. Beautiful, and a great use of such pretty papers!

  8. Love both your cards! The stitching on the two of them is fabulous extra touch!

    Thanks so much for playing with us at Time Out!


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