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Wednesday, 10 November 2010

The Creative Cottage Challenge 27...Someone Special at Christmas


Morning peeps...hope you're having a good week so far...weather not been at its best here...so whats new I hear you say lol! I'm hoping to get some more Christmas shopping done this week but it really depends on how I feel when I finish work on Friday...if I'm cream crackered that will be a great big fat no and home to slob on the sofa lol!

The last two weeks seem to have whizzed by at The Creative Cottage and we are back today with another new challenge for you...this weeks theme has been chosen Anne and she wants us to make a Christmas Card for Someone Special...the DT have made some fantastic cards this week if you are in need of some inspiration.

I was so pleased to be able to use one of Tracy's new kits on my card...the Gingerbread Lane kit...this is such a fun kit with some fab elements included and sold at a very reasonable price too...make sure you check out The Creative Cottage Shop to see all of Tracy's fab kits for sale!


Don't forget that The Creative Cottage currently have blog candy which closes on 30th November...a fab chance to win 5 kits...all details are up on The Creative Cottage blog if you would like to enter or you can click on the link in my sidebar!



Digi Image & Papers : The Creative Cottage (Gingerbread Lane Kit)
Card Stock : The Papermill
Embellishments : Spotty Ribbon & Card Candy from my Craft Stash
Tools : Fiskars Threading Water Border Punch
Sentiment : Ticket Sentiment created on the PC

23 comments:

Lisa said...

Hi Donna, Gorgeous card! I love this sweet gingerbread house image (makes me feel hungry lol!

Lisa x

Saskia said...

Beautiful card Donna!

Sweet greetings,
Saskia :)

Sue said...

Hi ya Hun
totally gorgeous card, beautiful design, sue,x

Dotty Jo said...

Hi Donna, this is adorable - love all the details and your colour combo! Jo x

Rach said...

what a fab card Donna, so sweet.xx

Pami said...

What a cute little card Donna! Love the colours and the image! Thanks for the tip on the ticket sentiment! Pami x

chris said...

Hi Donna, this is such a sweetie. love it.
love that christmas message. hugs chris xxx

Riet said...

So gorgeous card Donna,I love the image and your papers.

Hugs Riet.x

Deanne @ Three Trees said...

Well, I am not too sure what cream crackered means, but it doesn't sound good LOL. Love the card Donna, can that gingy get any more cuter???

Deanne :)

Rebekah said...

Hi Donna waht a lovely card! This kit is so cute and I love your sentiment Hugs Rebekah xx

Catherine said...

This is such a sweet card Donna ! I love gingerbreadmen and this little house is really too cute... Lots of hugs and love from Catherine

Donna Mosley said...

Adorable card Donna, love the white dots on your punched border,it really ties in with the spotty ribbon and the inked edges look fab.

Donna x

Tracy said...

this is so gorgeous Donna, love the layout and all the detail, good luck with the Christmas shopping if you do go! hugs Tracy x

Lynsey said...

Hi Donna, this is a wonderful Christmas card, that image is fab!
Hugs Lynsey x

Craftyanny said...

Gorgeous card Donna, love the ticket and all the inked edges
Anne x

Marion said...

Hi Donna, Cute gingerbread house, looks good enough to eat. Love the little ticket. Great colours.
hugs Marion

Mandy said...

How yummy is this....what a gorgeous kit and fab card.

Mandy
x

Carol said...

Oooo Donna, I absolutely luv your card Sweetie! Really fab use of the kit. Lotsa luv xxxxx

Georgia said...

Wow Donna, stunning card - I love the gingerbread house and your fab colouring and the colours you've used look great, I love it! :)
Love, Georgia xx

Suzie Q said...

Oh how i love all gingies and this one is so cute very sweet card! (excuxe the pun!lol)
hugs
Suzie Qx

Terry Oulboub said...

Oh boy Donna - your colors are screaming BEAUTIFUL! The distressed edges are adorably perfect - soft and get the attention they deserve. I love the polka dot ribbon and how you incorporate that with your borders. Do you know how screaming CUTE this card is? I love gingerbread houses and this one is lovely - I'll have to go there and get this kit! The gingham paper is perfect and so is that sentiment - you're such a talented lady. I know when people get your cards, they feel the love that was created with it. You're just so awesome, Donna! (I'm envious, by the way! :-))

Maria Matter said...

oh, I vote for the sofa! lol
Adorably yummy card Donna! Such a sweet image...no pun intended!
HUGS!

Faye said...

Oh this is a stunner, I would list everything I like about it, but that would be everything! Hugs. xxx