Saturday, 23 November 2013

Special Christmas

Good Morning,

A cold morning here but a beautiful one, everywhere is white with frost but the sun is shining and the skies are blue.   I have a busy day as it is my youngest son's Wedding reception today after their marriage in Florida, so I am really looking forward to it.  I have a new dress and am going to pamper myself this afternoon and take my time getting ready.

Anyway on to my card for today which is for our challenge at My Time to Craft where the challenge this week is:

"Special Christmas"
(the sentiment to say what it is)

For my "Special" card I made this for one of my granddaughters

Card Recipe:

Image - Lili of the Valley
Colouring Medium - Copics
Papers - First Edition and Forever Friends
Sentiment - Computer generated
Stocking charm, ribbon, corner punch, Card Candy, Glamour Dust

Challenges Entered:

Stampin' for the Weekend - Feeling Festive
Charisma Cards - Christmas
Paper Shelter - Christmas
Totally Papercrafts - Add a Bow
Wags'n'Whiskers - Cards for Kids
Aud Sentiments - Any Sentiment
Crafty Hazelnuts Challenge - For a Child
Sweet Stampin' - Cause for Celebration
Totally Gorjuss - Childs Christmas


  1. Beautiful card Pat for a very special little girl. Have a wonderful day. Pat K xx

  2. Just gorgeous,fab image and

  3. Ah this is so sweet, Im sure your Granddaughter will love it, Love Hazelxox

  4. Gorgeous card Pat, I love the image, fabulous layout and beautiful papers.
    I hope you have a wonderful time at your Son's Wedding Reception.
    Sue xx

  5. Aww this is very sweet Pat!! what an adorable image… your colouring is beautiful and I love the gorgeous papers and how you've layered up!! :-)
    Hope you have a lovely weekend! Enjoy your wedding reception tonight!!
    Big Hugs
    Sue B xx

  6. A gorgeous card Pat. Such a sweet image.
    Hope the wedding went well - and you enjoyed the reception.
    Beryl xx

  7. Your card is beautiful all of the embellis image and backing papers are stunning such a beautiful creation Pat x

  8. What a gorgeous laid out card. The image and colouring is awesome. Thank you for sharing your lovely creation with us at Totally Papercrafts.

    Cathy DT Member

  9. Thanks for entering your lovely card for CHNC challenge 152 - you could also enter this into my CHNC challenge extra for November - I'd love to see it there too. x

  10. Hi Pat hope the reception goes well and you enjoy it. Pat your card is truly wonderful in every way, the design, papers and image all look fantastic.
    lorraine x

  11. Pat this is gorgeous. Love the image it is so cute I need it for my grandchildren, any excuse to buy a stamp lol, great mix of papers, colours and embellies too.
    I hope you had a wonderful time at your son's wedding reception, which took place on my youngest son's birthday.
    Kim xXx

  12. Hi Pat, I'm back with my TPS hat on admiring your beautiful card again. I hope you had a wonderful time yesterday. Thanks for joining us at TPS this week. hugs, Pat K x

  13. What a lovely card!

    Thanx for joining us at The Paper Shelter
    We wish you the best of luck, and hope to see you back next time!

    Eva Gro
    The Paper Shelter DT

  14. This is a gorgeous image. Just precious. Who doesn't love James the bear?! Beautifully colored, wonderful papers and layout. Great card! Thanks for joining us at the Sweet Stampin' challenge this week and hope to see you again soon. Hugs, Gail

  15. Ok, I absolutely love this card - that image is so cute!

    Thank you for sharing with us at Sweet Stampin this week, Wedgie xxx

  16. This is fabulous! Thanks for sharing your lovely creation at Sweet Stampin' and good luck with the Celebration Challenge. Judy DT x

  17. Great card hun, love the papers & the image is so sweet!
    Hope you had a fab time at your son's reception
    hugs shell xx

  18. I hang my head - I cannot believe how behind I got on my blog snooping. Beautifully designed card with the cutest image.


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Pat xx