Tuesday 12 March 2013

Christmas in March!

Well, with the weather we are having at the moment, it could well be Christmas, but my post title actually refers to my DT card for this week’s challenge at Passion for Promarkers! The theme is ‘From Around The World’ and we are being sponsored by Clearly Besotted Stamps


who are giving away this fabulous ‘Going Places’ stamp set as the prize. Do pop along to the challenge Blog to see all the lovely DT cards.


I had a good rummage through my craft stash and was getting a bit stressed as I had nothing which seemed relevant to the theme this week and then I remembered this stamp that I had bought before Christmas and had not got around to using. As reindeers are not indigenous to the UK, I thought I would use this cute fella!

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Reindeer & robin from the clear set ‘Santa’s Reindeer’ – Hobby Art
Red paper & Kraft card from stash
Holly paper – Dovecraft’s  ‘Contemporary Christmas’ 2” x 12” strips
Ribbon was part of a prize won at The Pretty Little Ribbon Shop

Gems – Anitas
Hunkydory’s Diamond Sparkles ‘Angel Whispers’ glitter
Viva ‘Ice White’ pearl pen for snow drops
Dies/punches used: SB ‘Labels 25’ & a Woodware snowflake mini punch

’Sparkle & Bling – Christmas Cards All Year Round

’Anything But Square’ – I ♥ Promarkers
’Buttons Or Bows – Whoopsi Daisy
’Ribbon’ – Creative Card Crew
’Bingo’ – ABC Christmas Challenge (ribbon/animal/die cuts)

Thanks for looking!


  1. Great take on the theme Nat. What a cute reindeer. Fab colouring and great layout. Love all that glitter
    Eileen x

  2. Gorgeous card with a fabulous image

    Thanks for joining us at the Creative Card Crew for our ribbon challenge

    Margaret xx

  3. This is gorgeous,love the fab image and layout.xxx

  4. This is lovely, love that shape! Thank you for sharing at Christmas Cards All Year Round and good luck with the Challenge. Judy x

  5. This is gorgeous Nat love everything about it!! huggles hun Sue J xxx

  6. Gorgeous Christmas card Nat. A fabulous shape and I love the reindeer.
    Lorraine x

  7. What a great Reindeer and fabby shape and layout too, Luv Sam x

  8. What a fun image and I love the shape. Thanks for joining us at I Love Promarkers xx

  9. Oh, he is cute. What a great image and so fun. Wonderful card.

    Thanks for joining our ribbon challenge at Creative Card Crew.


  10. stunning card nat.great card design and i love your image and fab colours ;D

    xx coops xx

  11. WOW, great folding and fab Christmas card!

    Thanks for joining us at Whoopsi Daisy on the Buttons or Bows challenge. Hope to see your lovely works again soon!

    Hugs, Sande xx

  12. What a cute card!!! I love the layout and the image is TOO CUTE! THANKS for joining us at ABC Christmas challenge!

  13. Oh Nat this is a really wonderful christmas card,the image is so great and the colors are fantastic.Thanks for joining us at ABC Christmas Challenge.
    Many greetings

  14. Wonderful card. Great take on the ABC Christmas "Bingo" challenge. We have another new one today: F is for Felt or Fabric. We hope you can play along again soon.
    ABC Christmas Challenge DT


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