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Friday, 4 December 2009

Crafty Calendar Challenge...December & DU2DS # 27...Red & Green


Morning everyone...another week has flown by and I've not managed one Christmas anything :( hubby's taking me Christmas shopping tomorrow but I have to confess to not really being in the mood...maybe I'll get in the mood when I see all the decorations in the shops lol!

Today's card is a joint DT card...the first one is this months Crafty Calendar Challenge with a theme of Winter Sparkle...we are asking you to make a winter themed card with the added option of sparkle and bling! The second challenge is for Dare U 2 Digi Stamp with a colour theme of Red & Green!

Both design teams have created some absolutely amazing cards so pop on over to the challenge blogs for a peak and I hope you'll be able to find some time to come and join in the challenges at this busy time!

Design Papers : DCWV Paper Pad!
Digi Image : Polly Crafts (Bronson & Beaker)
Red Card Stock : Papermill
Colouring Medium : Promarkers
Embellishments : Ribbon & Card Candy from my craft box!

29 comments:

Lia said...

dear donna,
I'm back again, and I missed many cards of you so I take a look around your blog and wow your cards are all wonderful
hugs Lia

craftykitten said...

Hi Donna,
Cute card. Love Pollycraft images. The DP are gorgeous and I love the ribbon! Lovely.
Hugs
Dawn xx

My Little Space said...

Love your design Donna. Have a nice time Christmas shopping....I haven't even thought about it yet!!

Have a great weekend.

Mandy
x

Suzie Q said...

Hi Donna,
What a sweet image on your card. if it makes you feel better i not started crimbo shopping either.
please let me into your secret of perfect bows something i struggle with ! x
hugs
Suzie Qx

Clare (Littlebear) said...

Hi Donna,
Gorgeous card. I love this little teddy, you have coloured him brilliantly.
Sorry I haven't had time to visit much this week.
Hugs, Clare x

Terry Oulboub said...

Ooooh...you get to go Christmas shopping and you're not in the mood? Can I go instead? I love to shop! :) Just kidding. Awww...I hope you feel better, Donna. Look at your card - seeing that cute little bear really makes me merry and happy Christmas is coming... :D I'm like a kid, I guess. This card really shines the eason, Donna. It is so incredibly beautiful! The papers really work so well and I love how you incorporated the dots on the lace - such an ingenious addition. Your brads are perfectly aligned - how'd you do that? I really love your cards - they are always just so perfect, you know...:D I hope you have a wonderful Friday!!

WeirdCat said...

Cute card, love the different layers
Ruth x

JanJay said...

Another gorgeous card Donna, your colouring is brilliant and I love the papers you've used.

Have fun shopping, haven't started mine yet either!

Jan x

debby4000 said...

Oh what a cutie, fabulous card.
luv
Debby

Maria Matter said...

this little bear & bird are adorable! love seeing traditional Christmas cards!!!

I'm sure you'll feel all jolly inside when you see the twinklin' lights and hear all the holiday music while shopping! After all "it's the most wonderful time of the year!" right? lol
Have a great day Donna!
Blessings, Maria

cats whiskers said...

This is just beautiful dear, I love those papers
Hugs Jacqui x

PaperCrafty said...

Darling card Donna!! I love the colors and the border and how you added the little dots!!

Arlana said...

Donna , You just keep those fablous cards comming. There just so much fun to see. Love the colors and that fun paper and Layout ect!!!

Sandra said...

Hi Donna... Wow you have had a week of total crafty gorgeousness to share. Brilliant makes. Love the BIG pants on the previous Christmas card.
Hope you have a fab weekend.
Hugs
Sandra x

joey said...

Hiya Donna

BEAUTIFUL card hun, love the green and fab image. Hope you have a lovely weekend

Joey.xxx

Georgia said...

Hi Donna,
I've so glad you're feeling better now - and I love your gorgeous card! These are definitely my favourite Christmas papers! I bet you'll be so much in the Christmas mood when you get out of those shops, hee hee! Have a nice weekend. :)
Love, Georgia xx

POPPET said...

This is just so cute, i love the image he is really sweet great layout too, really easy on the eyes, hope your feeling a bit better, hugs Pops x

Catherine said...

What a delicious card Donna ! I love the digi stamp - which I have - and I do like the colours you have chosen. A great card... Enjoy your Christmas shopping !!!

Biscuitlid said...

so cute and festive, love the lil pink cheeks.

Hope you're starting to feel on the road to recovery hunny

Victoria
x

Marion said...

Donna, I love everything about this card, the image and the papers are wonderful, the papers are delightful.

Marion x

mulberry station said...

Donna, don't you just love this sweet image? You colored him to perfection! What a darling card!

CraftyC said...

Cute card Donna and I love how the whole card blends so well!
Clairex

Chris said...

Gorgeous card Donna and such a cute image! Love your colouring and the gorgeous design and papers. Hope the Christmas shopping went OK and the decs got you in the mood. Hugs, Chris xx

Lynsey said...

Great Christmas card Donna! Love the layout. Hope your Christmas shopping goes well!
Hugs Lynsey x

Georgia said...

Hi Donna,
It's me again, I just wanted to let you know that there's something on my blog for you...
Love, Georgia xx

~ Ali ~ said...

This is adorable donna, love the colours and your image is coloured beautifully.

thecrimsonmoon said...

Another gorgeous card! I love the colours and papers :)

Liz xxx

Riet said...

So beautiful Donna,i love your image and papers.

Hugs Riet.x

Wendy K. said...

What a cute card!