Saturday, 20 July 2013

CHNC challenge 134: stitching


Today's CHNC challenge 134 is all about 'stitching'. One of the sponsors, Craftybren's Embroidered Embellishments, has joined me as a guest designer and has done a wonderful card with embroidery. My card doesn't have such intricate stitching, but rather some stitching on an offcut of some wrapping paper that I bought some years ago (it was far too good to use as wrapping paper - it has the feel of handmade paper).  I mounted the stitched paper on to a scrap piece of striped paper.

 I've used images kindly supplied by Floppy Latte Designs -' Christmas prayer silhouette' and 'Christmas 9', colouring the stained glass window with copics and adding some glittered stars raised with 3D foam.


This is also for:

Sweet stampin: Christmas in July
Platypus creek digitals 36: Christmas in July
Allways something creative 57: Christmas in July
Pink by design: Christmas in July
Eureka 48: Christmas in July
Fab 'n' funky 179: Christmas in July
Fairytale: Christmas in July
Clearlyistamp: Christmas in July
Cuttin and stampin 28: Christmas in July
Always playing with paper: Christmas anything goes
Crimbo crackers 46: anything goes
Creative belli 174: Christmas (old pieces of paper and stars)
One stitch at a time 172: use a digi
Left of center 10: spots and/or stripes
Kreativeinkauf 5: stripes
DRS 79: lucky stripes
2 sisters 153: stars
LiaStampz 45: your country's colours - red, white, blue
Mema's crafts July: paint your patriotism - anything goes or use red, white, blue
Scrappy frogs July: red, white and blue
Lisa B designs: blue, red and white
Stampin for the weekend: sparkle and bling
Whoopsi Daisy: use your markers
Oozak 18: anything goes with texture
Hiding in my craft roomn 107: freestyle
Rhedd & rosies 11: anything goes
Cards and scrap 176: everything must
Let's craft and create 74: anything goes
Crafting by designs: anything goes
Great impressions July: anything goes
Anything goes 97: anything goes
DL.ART July: anything goes
Sister act 16: anything goes
Make it Monday 149
Inspire me Fridays 112
52 card pickup 2.29

42 comments:

  1. Ganz toll gemacht! Danke für deine Teilnahme an der Kreativeinkauf-Challenge.

    LG Dreja

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  2. Fab card Hazel, thank you for joining in Rhedd and Rosie's challenge, good luck Hun, Zoe DT xx

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  3. Lovely card. Thank you for coming over and joining in with us on our 11th Challenge at Rhedd & Rosies Challenge Blog.

    Great Big Huge Hugs

    Becca xxx (DT member Rhedd & Rosie Challenge Blog)

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  4. Very very nice! I love how you did the stained glass window and used the stitched paper onthe card. Thanks for entering the ClearlyiStamp Christmas in July Challenge! Debbie McNamee CiSCDT

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  5. Your stitching looks amazing! I really like the glittered stars and the image!! Thanks for joining us at DRS Designs this week.

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  6. Lovely Christmas card Hazel. I love the stained glass window.
    Thanks for joining us at Fab'n'Funky this week. Pat K x

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  7. Lovely card Hazel, love the stained glass window and the beautiful coloues, Kate x

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  8. Never too early to start a Christmas card. Thanks for playing along with Great Impressions this month.

    Mary Anne

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  9. Never too early to start a Christmas card. Thanks for playing along with Great Impressions this month.

    Mary Anne

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  10. Thank you for joining in this week at Sweet Stampin' with your lovely "C" card. Debbiex

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  11. Great Christmas card Hazel !

    Thanks for joining us at One Stitch At A Time this week, good luck....see ya soon!

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    Shell in Alaska
    http://akstamping.blogspot.com

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  12. Wow! This is a lovely card for Christmas! I really like the stained glass technique and the colours you picked.
    Thanks for playing along at the Sweet Stampin' Challenge and good luck!
    'Shell
    http://shellscardhaven.blogspot.ca

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  13. This is beautiful! I love those sparkly stars and your stitching is amazing. I know it took a lot of work. Thanks for playing in the Clearly iStamp Challenge.

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  14. Another beautiful card - the stitching is perfect and goes so well on your Christmas card! Great job. Thanks for joining in the Creative Belli Challenge.

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  15. Beautiful card! Great job on the stitching! Thanks for joining us this week at HIMCR!

    Hiding in My Craft Room
    ~Laurie

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  16. thanks for entering the Rhedd and Rosies challenge, good luck! Wendy DT xx

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  17. Such a lovely christmas card.
    Thank you for joining us at Fab'n'Funky

    Huggsss, Angelique
    EngelDesignsScrap

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  18. That is BEAUTIFUL. I love the image & I'm very envious of your stitching. Thank you for joining the Lisa B Designs challenge & good luck.

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  19. Schön ist das gewordenDanke für deine Teilnahme an der Kreativeinkauf-Challenge.Maria

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  20. Hazel, I love your image - so sweet and just perfect for Christmas!!! And the stitching on your card - I'm mega impressed! Thanks for joining us this week at Eureka Stamps.

    Blessings,
    Zella

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  21. Really cute card! Thanks for joining us at Great Impressions Challenge!!

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  22. Great holiday card! So glad you shared at Clearly iStamp!
    {hugs}
    Debbie

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  23. lovely card! Many thanks for entering the Rhedd and Rosie's Challenge and good luck! Melissa (DT) xxxx

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  24. Lovely card, Hazel! That silhouette is beautiful! Thank you for joining us at Lia Stampz! :o)

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  25. Another lovely card. Thank you for joining us at Anything Goes. Hope to see you again

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  26. Love that stain glass Hazel! Thank you for joining in at Clearly iStamp for our Christmas in July challenge - it is a blessing to have you enter - enjoy your day and good luck on the draw Gail DT

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  27. What a lovely card! Thank you for joing at Cards&Scrap!!

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  28. fab card, thanks for joining us at FnF :)

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  29. Wow! This is a gorgeous card! Love that stain glass! Just beautiful! Thank you so much for joining us at Clearly iStamp! Hugs-Katy DT :)

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  30. Another Christmas beauty! thanks again for sharing your talent with us at Creative Belli this week!

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  31. Your card is so pretty. Thanks for joining us at the Fairytale Challenge.
    Hugs, Uta

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  32. This is a lovely card, Hazel!
    Thank you for joining at Cards & Scrap.
    Hugs, Ula

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  33. Great card. One of the few that really remembers why we celebrate. Thanks for playing along with us this week at Cuttin' and Stampin'

    Tammy S.

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  34. Great card and I love the sentiment you used. Thank you for taking time to play with us at Mema's Crafts and good luck in the draw.

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  35. Beautiful stained glass! Love that silhouette too! Thanks for playing with DRS Designs this week!

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  36. great job on the stained glass image. I also think that stitched piece is to nice for wrapping paper. Glad you used it on a card.

    Thanks for playing in Clearly iStamp Challenge #3 - Christmas in July! See you on Aug 2nd for challenge #4.

    Kathy D.
    Clearly Digi Stamps DT/Clearly iStamp Challenge Coordinator

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  37. Tis is really pretty. I like all the variations of the stars. Thanks for playing at HIMCR.

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  38. Gorgeous creation. Thanks for joining us at Left Of Center Creative Challenges.
    Hugs,
    Julia

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  39. oooohhh this is fab, love the stained glass window. Thanks for joining us at Rhedd and Rosies. Hugs Tina (DT) xx

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  40. Amazing job! Thank you for joining us for the Oozak Challenge!

    -Samantha

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  41. Tolle Farbkombination, schöne Karte.
    Vielen Dank für deine Teilnahme am Kreativeinkauf-Challengeblog.

    LG, Ilonka

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