Saturday, 25 August 2012

CHNC challenge 87: for a couple

It seemed a good idea when I chose the theme for today's CHNC challenge 87: for a couple, but when I came to make the card I didn't really know what to do ... and I left it till last evening, which wasn't a good idea really and I was tired and didn't much feel like making anythying.

Anyway, in the end I decided to use some of a Hunkydory kit and I created the circle with the snowflakes edge with a punch that was delivered today. It is a We R Memory Keepers mini 8 punch - I saw it on QVC earlier in the week and couldn't resist it (and there's also a flower one too, which I hope to use soon).

The card blank is 8 x 8 because the snowflake circle is made from a 6 x 6 paper.

I bought a new camera today and charged it in time to use it to take a photo of my card - I haven't looked at the instructions, just switched it on and clicked, so it's not a wonderful photo and it's hard to get one with all the gold foiling anyway.


This is also for:

My time to craft 185: Christmas in August
Challenge up your life 76: Christmas in summer
Crafty Ann 72: Christmas in August
Willow sketchie: Christmas in August
Playing in paradise 81: celebrate any holiday
Winter wonderland: red and green should be seen
Forever friends 43: anything goes
House of Gilli 39: add a sentiment
Emerald faeries garden 30: punches/dies
Sparkles forum Christmas challenge 19: punch it
Cardmakin mamas: try something new - the mini 8 punch to create a punched circle
Cutie pie 25: borders and frames
Bizzy Becs August: spots and stripes
Pink gem 53: animals or teddies
Whoopsi Daisy: include a sentiment
ATCs and cards with attitude 21: anything goes
Craft your days away 52: anything goes
Lollipop crafts 87: anything goes
A & T 11: anything goes
Make it Monday 103
Inspire me Fridays 73
52 card pickup week 34
DL.ART Birthday Linky party

28 comments:

  1. Lovely card, love the christmasy colors. Thank you for joining us at ATC's this fortnight. Abbie (Owner) xx

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  2. Cute christmas card, thanks for joining us at the Emerald Faeries Challenge this fortnight.

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  3. I saw your beautiful creation on Make It Monday and had to visit and take a closer look. Gorgeous! TFS!
    My entries are: #165, #189, #217, #227 and #228.
    I would love to have you visit my blog!
    Hugs,
    Julia

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  4. Fabulous creations!

    Thank you for joining in the fun at Sparkles Christmas challenges for our * Punch it * challenge

    Hope you will join us again & good luck in the draw
    Hugs Shaz x

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  5. Beautiful shades of red and green and a lovely creation, thank you so much for joining us this week at the Winter Wonderland
    Hugs Kate xx

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  6. Such a cute couple! Love how you have placed your accents. Great work! Thank you much for entering A & T Emerald Faeries Challenge!
    Manderly
    xxxooo

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  7. Lovely card, Hazel....thanks for playing with Willow Sketchie!
    xxx Margreet

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  8. Stunning card and colours Hazel. I spotted this on MIM..Loz

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  9. Oh Hazel its so cute, what a sweet card, Thanks for playing along with us on Willow Sketchie this week, Hazelxox

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  10. Cute card, thanks for joining us at Cutie Pie challenge, good luck cheers Sue x

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  11. What a sweet image.Love the traditional Christmas colours.My favourite.Thanks for joining us at Craft Your Passion.Hope to see you again next week :D
    Lisa x

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  12. Whoops!I'm, so sorry Hazel that should be : Thanks for joining us at Willow Sketchie Challenge.Hope to see you again next week :D
    Lisa x

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  13. Fab christmas card. Love the sparkly design and the corners too. Thanks for playing at Whoopsi Daisy. Hope to see you back monday for a new challenge. Bettina xx

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  14. Oops I forgot to say thanks for playing in Sparkles Christmas Challenge yesterday. Argh!!! Love Hxx

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  15. Great card hun, love the layout!

    Thank you for sharing with us at My Time To Craft, Emerald Faeries & Sparkles Christmas, good luck!
    Hugs Shell xx

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  16. This is beautiful Hazel, I love the image and diecuts :)

    I haven't made any Christmas cards lately (in fact I haven't made much of anything at all, my mojo has shrivelled up and died I think!) but hopefully I'll be back entering your challenge as soon as I can made anything even slightly creative lol :P

    Thanks for joining us at the Forever Friends Challenge Blog Fortnightly Challenge :)

    Tanya xx

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  17. Totally BEAUTIFUL, Great JOB!
    Thanks for joining us at Lollipop Crafts. Good Luck!
    -Sony LC-DT
    sonia-studio60.blogspot.com

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  18. Lovely card, the image is so pretty. Thank you for Playing in Paradise

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  19. Hazel, Thank you for joining in with our "Punch it" challenge at Christmas Sparkle challenge, your card is amazing l like the corners and the sparkle so beautiful Dt member:) Sandra H

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  20. Very pretty Hazel. I like all the sparkle.
    Thank you so much, for joining my DL.ART Happy Birthday linky party.
    DIANA L.
    http://dianamlarson.blogspot.com

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  21. A lovely card Hazel. Thanks for playing along with my last ever challenge at Willow Sketchie. Hugs, Claire x

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  22. Really cute Xmas card,
    Thanks for joining in with The Cutie Pie's this time,
    Wendy x

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  23. Gorgeous trad xams creation sweet image, thanks for sharing with us at AGOAC this time.

    smiles Christine x.

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  24. It took me years to figure out my camera, so I think your photo turned out great for a first outing! lol
    Thanks for linking up at the PPC holiday challenge again :)

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  25. Gorgeous card Hazel, thank you for sharing it with us at Crafty Ann's
    Ann x

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  26. Lovely card Hazel. Thank you for joining us at Sparkles Christmas.
    Debbie x

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  27. Very cute, and I see you are getting in early for Christmas. Thank you for joining us at A & T Digital Designs (EFG). Good Luck xoxoxo

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  28. Cute card, Thanks for joining in with our Anything Goes challenge over at Forever Friends and good luck
    Julie x
    My blog
    Pennys Challenges DT member
    Fashionista DT member
    Forever Friends DT member
    OSAAT DT member

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