Thursday, 15 February 2018

CCAYR February challenge: mainly red


This is my design card for Christmas crafts all year round February challenge: mainly red. I'm in the Christmas Belles group so we are posting here today - please click on the link to see the lovely crafting of the rest of the Belles group. The Gingerbread gals posted at the beginning of February here - please have a look at their lovely designs and join in our challenge there.

This was a commissioned card made in December, but not blogged. The background paper  and sentiment topper are from a lovely Craftwork Cards Christmas past collection. The sentiment was computer generated, printed on to Centura pearl white card with a hint of silver - I quickly covered with silver detail embossing powder and heated. This was cut and embossed with a todo die. Doily, crocheted flowers, pearls and felt deer were added from stash.


This is also for:

12 months of Christmas February: anything goes
The merry Christmas 7: anything goes
A vintage journey February: melt it - embossing
Crimbo crackers 152: anything goes
Crafty animals 11: anything goes
2 crafty critter crazies 11: anything goes animals
The cat's pajamas 343: include an animal
Dragonfly dreams February: flowers
Simon says Wednesday: add a die cut
Cut it up 141: layers of love
Die cut divas February: love is in the air
As you like it: favourite way to add a sentiment and why - I like to print on card, die cut/emboss - think it looks professional
Pile it on 139: 3D embellishments
4 crafty chicks 390: lots of layers
Noor February: celebrations
Inspiration destination 144: anything goes
Eclectic Ellapu February: anything goes

19 comments:

  1. Such a lovely array of red on your card. You should play at STAMPlorations this month too!

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  2. Wow, that's gorgeous! Anything with deer silhouettes is so serene. I love the crocheted flowers!

    Thanks for joining us for our Layers of Love challenge at Cut it Up!

    Evelyn
    http://mylittlecraftblog.wordpress.com

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  3. Beautiful and elegant. Thanks for joining us at The Merry Christmas Challenge.

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  4. Super cute!!! Thank you for joining us at 4CC, good luck!!! Amy DT

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  5. Brilliant card! Thank you for joining Cut it Up Challenge - Layers of Love!

    DT Katie
    2CraftyKaties.blogspot.com

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  6. Very pretty Hazel! The designs on the paper go so nicely with your card design. Thanks for playing along with the 12 Months of Christmas Link Up cards for a loved one challenge.

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  7. Lovely. So glad you joined us at Die Cut Divas.

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  8. Gorgeous card. The doily and crocheted flowers are especially beautiful. Thank you for joining us at 2 Crafty Critter Crazies this month. Don’t forget to check out our mid-month post where we show off our pets and there are often free digis as well. Hugs & smiles, Teresa DT

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  9. Hello Hazel! So glad that you join the fun over Simon Says Stamp Wednesday “Add a Die Cut” Challenge! Awesome details and design! Super work!

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  10. I love this, really stunning! So happy you linked up at the 12 months of christmas challenge.
    Marji dt

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  11. Lovely card Hazel, thanks for sharing with Inspiration Destination and we hope to see you again next time. Wendy DT xx

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  12. A lovely Christmas card with the red doily and crocheted flowers over the pretty patterned paper Hazel - thank you for sharing with us at the A Vintage Journey challenge! Julia xx

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  13. Such a pretty card, the felt embellishments are lovely and add some wonderful dimension, this must be a lovely card to 'touch'. Thanks so much for joining in our Melt It challenge at A Vintage Journey. Anne xx

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  14. I love the dramatic red, it really pops and the crochet flowers are beautiful.
    Hugs
    Annette - Netty's Cards
    xx
    Proud to design for :
    Lili of the Valley,
    Dies to Die For,
    Squirrel's not-so-random Challenge
    As You Like It Challenge.

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  15. What a lovely Christmas card!I love all the details! Thank you so much for playing along at A Vintage Journey in our Melt It challenge! Hugs!

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  16. This is so striking in red. Very pretty! Thanks for linking up this month at the 12 Months of Christmas. I hope to see you again next month! Julie, DT member

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  17. Great card! Thanks for joining in at Crimbo Crackers - hope to see you again soon!

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  18. Gorgeous card, really elegant. Thanks so much for joining us at the As you like it challenge.

    Hugs,
    Larissa

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  19. Lovely card! It's reminded me that I have some crochet flowers...somewhere!
    Thanks for playing at Pile It On!
    Helen x

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