Tuesday, 21 June 2016

Christmas in June

Good Morning Crafty Friends, Followers and Visitors

I hope you all had a wonderful weekend. 

I had a fabulous weekend with my hubby and fur babies.

Yes! A Christmas card to share with you, needs must as a need quite a few making.

Step by Step

1. 6 x 6 white square card which I have punched the corners with X-cut corner punch.
2 Matted and layered silver mirri card and patterned card from my stash.
3. Adhered the topper to the base card with foam pads.
4. Added clear iridescent gems to the 4 corners.
5. Finished off with a sentiment.

I would like to enter this into the following challenges:

Lil Patch of Crafty Friends #36 - Always Anything Goes
Crafty Hazelnuts Christmas #286 - Cute/Anything Christmas
Winter Wonderland - Add some Sparkle
C.R.A,F.T. #368 - Christmas
Crafting with an Attitude #16 - Always Anything Goes
Cards Galore - Anything Goes
The Sister of Craft - Anything Goes

Many thanks for visiting today.
Crafty Hugs xxxxx


  1. Fabulous Xmas card Linda love the cute Robins
    Hugs Janet xxx

  2. supercute card Linda - lovely! Hugs rachel x

  3. Great Christmas card just love the pretty design Love and hugs Carole x

  4. You just can't beat a couple of cute robins, can you? lovely card

  5. Hi, Linda! I need to get started on my Christmas cards, too! Only have 2 made so far! Yikes! Your little bird duo is darling! I especially like the red patterned papers used in their sweet little bodies! Beautifully designed!

    Oh! I almost forgot! I saw that you were playing in the CGE challenge, so let me switch hats: Thank-you for joining us at the Crafts Galore Encore Challenge "Anything Goes". Please check back to see if you are a winner!
    crafty hugs,
    P.S. I'd love for you to visit my personal blog if you have a chance. Thanks!
    {Creative Smiles}

  6. Hi Linda. I am about to start on Christmas cards so I can forgive you. I love this topper and your card design, really stunning. Cathy x

  7. Fantastic! I love your image and the color choices are perfect. Thanks for playing along with the CRAFT Christmas Challenge this week!

    Khristina CRAFT DT

  8. Wow, sutch a sweet card, love youre papers and that cute image!!
    ♥Hugs Valentina♥

  9. Fabulous and festive Linda. Starting my Christmas projects soon!

  10. I think I have 3 in my Christmas stash so far, and need many more. I love the adorable birdies and the dp with the tiny hearts. What a great idea for Christmas, Linda!

  11. Gorgeous and I still haven't made one
    Hugs Sand xx

  12. Adore this. Never too early for Christmas cards.
    Hugs Flo x

  13. Great Christmas card Linda. I'll duck before I tell you I've made 26 so far...well on track but only coz I'm part of a challenge run by Karin to make one a week until Dec. Only thing keeps me going. Anyway fab design...x

  14. Gorgeous festive card, love the topper. Hugs Jennifer xx

  15. I am pretty much allergic to Christmas at the moment but this is a gorgeous card and a lovely design. Thank-you for joining us at the Crafts Galore Encore Challenge Anything Goes! Good Luck! Denyse x

  16. Lovely Christmas card, super sweet image and a great layout, Kate x

  17. Linda this is a beautiful card. I love all the various elements which work together so beautifully work together.
    Thanks for sharing at CRAFT this week.
    Hugs Sheryl DT member xx

  18. Oh beautiful card hun love the topper you have used hugs Chery xxx

  19. Hi Linda this is a wonderful Christmas card. Take care. Hugs Jackie

  20. Beautiful card thanxx for playing with us at lil patch this week
    Sherry @ Lpocf DT

  21. Fabulous card Linda! Love the cute topper! Thank you for joining us at Winter Wonderland challenge. Mary DT xx

  22. This is absolutely beautiful, love the pops of colours added...xx

  23. Gorgeous Christmas card Linda! I love it!
    xoxo Olga

  24. Oh wow this is just gorgeous Linda!! Really love those sweet birdies and your colors!! :) HUGS

  25. Gorgeous, love the topper and red and white colours.

    Sylv xx

  26. Thanks for entering your lovely crafting for CHNC challenge 286 – you could also enter this into my CHNC challenge extra for June - I'd love to see it there too x

  27. Beautiful Christmas card Linda. Thank you for playing along with our Challenge at Winter Wonderland. We would love to see you again … Anet DTx

  28. Gorgeous card! Thank you for joining our challenge at Lil Patch of Crafty Friends!

    Tracy (DT)


Thank you very much for your comments. I really do appreciate them all and I do read them. I hope you have enjoyed your visit and come back again soon. Linda xxxx