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White Snowflake Wreath Christmas Card

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Hi everyone! 
Hope you had a lovely weekend!
I've tried a simple white on white card today with no image!
Those snowflakes were harder than they look to get into a perfect circle!



I used:
Sentiment stamp - Mag freebie  Snowflake punch 3mm & 2mm pearls - Hobbycraft White satin ribbon - Ribbon girl Sparkle medium on the snowflakes Distressed edge on white card




Thanks for visiting!
Lucy xx









Challenges:
Creative Inspirations - White on white Fussy & Fancy - Words Crafty Ribbons - Frosty Christmas with ribbon Sweet Stampin - Sparkle & Shine Bunny Zoe's - Sparkle Get Creative - Holidays Creative Knockouts - Festive fun Crafty Girls - Anything goes Noor! Design - Anything goes

Uptown Girl Quinn White Wintery Christmas Card

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Hi everyone!
I've got a white on white card to share today using an image by stamping Bella!
I made a wintery scene and done the image in a Polaroid style


I used:
Uptown girl Quinn - Stamping Bella Promarkers & Flexmarkers Sentiment stamp - Little Claire Snowflake corner and tree dies Organza ribbon
Glitter texture paste on the ground, tree & corner Liquid pearls as snowfall





Happy Friday!
Lucy x










Challenges:
Crafty Ribbons - Frosty Christmas with ribbon Creative Inspirations - White on white Bunny Zoe's - Sparkle ABC - V is for Violet Crafty Friends - one for the girls Creative Knockouts - Festive fun Scrap & Craft - Shabby chic or Vintage 613 Avenue create - Anything goes Crafty Girls - Anything goes

All Dressed Up Flash Xmas Image Freebie!!

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Hi everyone!
There's going to be a flash giveaway on All Dressed Up Facebook Group!
One of the Christmas images is going to be available to download FREE but for 24 hours ONLY!
So hurry over!
It's a closed group so it doesn't matter if you use Facebook just for family they will never see anything that goes on in there!
Lucy x

Christmas is Coming at Passion for Promarkers! (Magnolia Tilda)

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Good Morning!
It's time for a new Challenge at Passion for Promarkers!
This weeks theme is Christmas is coming!
Nice easy one! But you obviously must use Promarkers!
Our prize this week is a pack of limited edition Promarkers!

I thought I'd do a Magnolia card for a change! Not used Tilda for ages! And went for a real vintage look:



I used:
Magnolia Tilda Stamp Promarkers & Flexmarkers LOTV circular sentiment stamp WOC Poinsettias & Holly Tartan ribbon - Little Claire Papers & Wooden hearts from stash


I added gold glitter glue on the hearts, sentiment & edges of the flowers! Nice and sparkly!
I also inked and lightly distressed the edges of the paper




Thanks for visiting and to everyone who left kind comments yesterday about my Cardmaker of the year win! You are all very kind I really appreciate it!
Lucy x










Challenges:
Live & love crafts - Tic tac toe (Vintage glitter heart) Winter Wonderland - 1,2,3 (My 3 embellishments -Ribbon, flowers, wooden hearts) Crafty Ribbons - Christmas soc…

Huge Little Claire SALE!

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Hello!
Little Claire have now got a huge sale on! 30% off EVERYTHING 
Use code GAP30 at the checkout
Ends 10am Thursday 26th!!

They have so many gorgeous stamps and they are really great quality and print perfectly first time!
I have such trouble with some brands and have to push hard to get a good result but I really love Little Claire stamps as they print so perfectly!
They also do lots of gorgeous papers amoung other bits
And digi stamps too!
Go take a look! :-)
Lucy x

Ive Come 3rd in National Cardmaker of the Year 2015!

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Hi everyone!
So excited to tell you I've come 3rd place in this years National Cardmaker of the Year!
I still can't believe it! I felt a bit crazy even entering but worked really hard on my 3 cards. I've had to keep this news in for weeks! Haha
I know quite a few of you subscribe to Cardmaking & Papercraft Magazine so you'll be getting your issue today or tomorrow but it's not actually on sale until Thursday 26th
Here's the draft that the editor sent me of my section:




It actually showed the whole page with 2nd place too but I've cut that off as I'm sure you all know her around here ;-)

Here are the 3 cards I made:








Hope you all had a lovely weekend!
So excited to see the mag when it comes out!
Have a fab day!
Lucy x


It's beginning to feel a lot like Christmas... Simple Xmas Card

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Hello!
Very quick simple xmas card to share!



I used:
Tree and sentiment stamp - Mag freebies Promarkers Ribbon from stash Glitter glue on the trees and snow Liquid pearl dots as snowfall!




Simples! Haha not often I do one that simple!!
Lucy x






Challenges:
Papertake - Let it snow Crafty Ribbons - Christmas Tree & ribbon
Ribbon Girl - Any image Natalie & Amy - Winter Scenes Crafting Musketeers - Anything but square


Christmas is coming! Let the magic begin... (Sugar Nellie)

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Hello!
Today's card I tried to keep quite CAS. I used a gorgeous digi from Sugar Nellie and used nice traditional xmas colours for a change!



I used:
Image - Sugar Nellie Holly stamp - mag freebie Coloured with Promarkers  Sentiment stamps - Little Claire Decorative edge scissors Tree ribbon & red ribbon from stash





Hope you're having a nice week!
Lucy x










Challenges:
The Sugar Bowl - Anything goes Creative Inspirations - Festive Fun Cutie pie - Simply cute & Christmassy Ribbon Girl - Any image Lil patch of crafty friends - Anything goes Through the Craftroom door - Anything goes I love Promarkers - Traditional Christmas 

CAS All Dressed Up for Christmas

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Hi everyone!
Hope you are all well! I have a CAS Christmas card to share today.



I used:
All Dressed Up for Christmas - All Dressed Up Promarkers Paper & ribbon from stash Lots of glitter glue! Haha




Thanks for stopping by!
Lucy x








Challenges:
Cutie pie - Simply cute & Christmassy Winter Wonderland - Christmas Candy Sweet Stampin Christmas - Stars Crafty Ribbons - Christmas Tree & ribbon
Ribbon Girl - Any image Lil patch of crafty friends - Anything goes Through the Craftroom door - Anything goes I love Promarkers - Food and drink

Christmas Door Wreath Card - Little Claires Designs Blog Project

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Morning Everyone!
Here's my first blog project for Little Claire!  You can find my full tutorial on their blog HERE.

I thought I'd make a Christmas Wreath inspired card to match the fab stamp!



I used:
The Magic of Christmas Stamp Set Promarkers Snowy Ombré Paper Pack Tartan Ribbon - From Little Claire ages ago Woodware Grass Punch Hobbycraft 4mm pearls



Don't forget our  Christmas in White Stamping Challenge!  I'd love to see you guys enter! Make sure you use a Rubber Stamp though!




Hope you had a lovely weekend! 
Such sad events at Paris! The world can be a cruel place!
Lucy x








Challenges:
Sweet Stampin - Wrap up warm (My little goose looks very warm!) Penny Black & more - Christmas Natalie & Amy - Winter Scene Lil patch of crafty friends - Anything goes Ribbon Girl - Any image Crafting by Designs - Anything goes

I've Joined Little Claires DT! - New Stamping Challenge, Christmas inWhite!

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Good Morning!
I was delighted to be approached by Little Claire's Designs and asked to join their Design Team!
Here's my first card for them for the Monthly Rubber Stamping Challenge
This months Theme: Christmas In White



I used:
The Magic of Christmas Stamp Set (Sleigh & Sentiment) Promarkers & Flexmarkers Glitter Sheet (background) Ribbon, Bells, Silver Mirror card, Tree die cuts from stash
I also added stickles glitter glue on the trees, ground & presents.




The prize this month is this lovely selection of goodies:



Hope you can join in :-)
Have a lovely weekend!
Lucy x








Challenges:
Natalie & Amy - Winter Scenes Crafty Ribbons - Christmas Tree & ribbon Penny Black & more - Christmas The Paper Shelter - Travel Crafting Musketeers - Anything but square Ribbon Girl - Anything Goes

Your Kindness Warms My Heart!

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Hello!
Hope you're having a nice week!
I've made quite a CAS card today! Whenever I need thank you cards I never seem to have any suitable so this is for backup!



I used:
Fiskars Latte Love Stamps Promarkers LOTV Petal Fresh paper Heart ribbon - Crafty Ribbons Pearl Heart Slider from stash




I seem to always feature people on my cards so this was a lovely change!
Thanks for visiting!
Lucy x












Challenges:
Cute card Thursday - Food/drink
I love Promarkers - Food and drink Deep Ocean - Chocolate, Coffee or Tea Ribbon Girl - Anything goes

Autumn/Fall at Passion for Promarkers

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Hi everyone!
It's time for a New Challenge at Passion for Promarkers!
This weeks theme is Autumn/Fall
Sponsored by Sassy Studio Designs




I used:
Feed The Birds Promarkers & Flexmarkers
LOTV Enchantment Paper Sentiment stamp - Stamping Bella Kraft card to make the Polaroid and back the paper Ribbon, buttons, wooden hearts from stash






Thanks for visiting! I always really appreciate everyone who takes time to leave kind comments!
Have a lovely Day!
Lucy x











Challenges:
The Sugar Bowl - Anything goes with a SN image Sweet Stampin - Autumn leaves Crafts & Me - Autumn/Fall colours Ribbon Girl - Anything goes

All Dressed Up Birthday Freebie!

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Hello!
As you may know it's All Dressed Up's 2nd Birthday!
You've got until the end of the week to enter the Birthday Blog Hop!
14 chances to win an image of your choice! Hey, you might even win twice!

Wendy has also kindly given you a new Freebie for the occasion which I have used in today's card! You can find her HERE!



I used:
All Dressed Up Birthday Freebie Promarkers
LOTV Sentiment tag stamp & stitched alphabet stamps Bunting die cut Paper and ribbons from stash




Here's the current All Dressed Up Blog Challenge And our Facebook Challenge - Spots and/or Stripes for the chance to win 3 images of your choice!


We're also on Pinterest HERE! Updated regularly by our lovely Andrea!



Hope you all had a lovely weekend!
Lucy x













Challenges:
Crafting Musketeers - Anything but square TTCRD - Anything goes Ribbon Girl - Anything goes Papertake - Anything goes