Monday, 6 December 2010

lovely wreath

Don't ya just love this wreath??
its from Daisy Doodles, out of the 12 days of Christmas set!

I have used it this week for our challenge at DD the theme being FESTIVE COLOURS, and whats even better is that if you enter there is chance to win a $10 spend at the store!!!

The image I coloured using my sakura pens again, am getting a lot of use out of these lately, just love the shimmer on them.
I added gems just because I love sparkle and then added a mini bow over the one on the digi, that I am afraid is where I have struggled with this card, as I have tried all kinds of bows here, big and small, different types of ribbon, even had some jingle bells on there at one point, but have settled with this one!

then of course all I did was layer it and make into an easel card!
I added a mini calendar too as I think it turns a card into a little gift too!!

talking of easel cards - For those of you who did the blog hop, I will be sorting out a winner of the shaped easel blanks when I get home on Tuesday, so keep your fingers crossed!!

I also want to use this card for the challenges at....

MAWTT - someone special
stamp something - christmas colours
polka doodle - all about sentiment
the secret crafter - christmas
the crafty pad - anything goes
paper sundaes - gift it

soooo what are you waiting for??? off you go and take part in DD challenge!!!


  1. Hi Paula, what a good idea, turning the easel card into a calendar. I love the traditional colours you have used. Thanks for sharing with is at MAWTT this week. Pami x

  2. Lovely idea for a gift, thanks for joining in with our challenge this week at Polkadoodles, see you next time,

  3. Hi, Ah this is such a sweet card. Thanks for joining in with us on MAWTT this week Hazelxo

  4. Thanks for joining us at Polkadoodles Challenge! Good luck!

    Greetings, Saskia :)

  5. fabulous interpretation of our theme at the SCSC this week, thank you for sharing your lovely work with us
    Hugs Kate xx

  6. Wow stunning creation, and lovely colours
    thanks for joining us at Secret Crafter: 112 Christmas
    Good luck,
    Hugs Bridget :) x.

  7. I love easel cards... such a good idea adding the calendar..thanks for sharing with us over at Polkadoodles this week
    hugs x

  8. Your card is lovely. I especially like the gold really makes the red 'shine'!!

  9. Lovely calendar! Thanks for entering the Polkadoodle Challenge - hope you can join us again next week!

  10. Adorable Calendar. Thanks for joining us at Paper Sundaes, hope to see you back next week.
    Tracy V

  11. Beautiful - a lovely gift!
    Thanks for joining us at the SCSC!
    Helen x

  12. Great gift idea, love the wreath, glad you could join us at the Polkadoodles challenge this week. Good Luck!
    Colette xx

  13. Gorgeous easel card Paula,
    makes a lovely gift.
    Hugs Betty x x

  14. Lovely idea and a fabulous gift.
    Thanks for joining in this week at Polka Doodles and hope to see you again.

  15. Beautiful calendar, very clever. Thanks for taking part in the Polka Doodles challenge.

  16. Thanks for playing in our 'All about the sentiment' challenge at Polkadoodles - fab creation! Cheers Claire x

  17. Lovely! Thanks so much for sharing with us at Polka Doodles.


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