Saturday, 14 September 2013

Beary Christmas!

Good Evening my crafty friends and I hope you have had a lovely day. We have been blessed with sunshine here in Dorset today, a little chillier than we have been used to but I've managed to get loads done in the garden before the rain comes back. I then treated myself to some time in my work room and here's what I did...


I felt the need to make another Christmas card and use my lovely new LOTV stamp ( I won it...don't worry I haven't been spending again...as if!). I coloured the little bears to compliment the Christmas in the Country paper. The fab ribbon was part of a prize bundle from Crafty Ribbons and the pine cones are from Joanna Sheen's new Signature die range. I cut them in Kraft card and then sponged them with DI's in Frayed Burlap and Walnut stain for the appearance of texture and finished off with white pen.

I am entering these challenges

Crafty Creations # 239 - Lets get Krafty
Ladybug Crafts Ink - Winter Wonderland
Cute Card Thursday #286 - Hip to be square
Christmas Stampin' All year long #33 - Cute and Cuddly
Winter Wonderland - Frosty the Snowman
Sweet Pea Stampers - Use Kraft
Joanna Sheen Challenge - Use Ribbon
LOTV Monthly Challenge - Ribbon and Lace

Toodles for now xx

26 comments:

  1. OMG! I am so building a snowbear with my son next time it snows! :-D

    Gorgeous card, and I just love those pinecones! x

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  2. So gorgeous Sarah. One of my all time favourite LOTV stamps and your colouring is so beautiful. I love the papers and die cuts too.
    I hope you enjoy the rest of the weekend. The weather does not look too promising here for my Son's cricket match tomorrow!
    Sue xx

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  3. So cute, lv th colours too. Thanks for playing at WW. I have some candy and would love you to hop over

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  4. This is so cute! The image is adorable!!! I need to get some LOTV stamps, all the ones I have seen are super cute! That plaid paper is perfect for this card. Thanks for playing with CSAYL.

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  5. SOOOOOOO cute, love the colors. Great details, love the image!

    Thanks for joining us at Ladybug Crafts Ink. ~Michele, DT

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  6. what a gorgeous snowman just perfect for our challenge at the Winter Wonderland
    Hugs Kate xx

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  7. Sorry I haven't been by in an age, still flat decorating but that should end this week. Love your new stamp, your card and your cutie cones. Perfect. Jx

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  8. Sweet Christmas card Sarah. Have a god Sunday.

    B x

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  9. Hi Sarah,
    isn't this very lovely card. What a sweet image. Love your design and those dies used.
    Have a wonderful crafty day.
    Lots of crafty love. Jenny L.

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  10. lovely christmas crd sarah - love the gingham background and colours - michelle x

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  11. Lovely sweet christmas card, cheers Sue N x

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  12. Cute Xmas image. Thanks for joining us at CCT.x

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  13. Super sweet image and card
    Hugs Kelly

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  14. Gorgeous card, so cute...Thanks for playing along with us at Joanna Sheen Challenge this fortnight.
    Wendy xx

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  15. Too cute! I real cuddles Christmas card. Thank you for playing along with the Sweet Pea Stampers. Good luck and we hope to see you again. Sylvia, DT Sweet Pea Stampers

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  16. Ca-ute!! I love the adorable image and the colors of your card! :)

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  17. What a lovely LOTV card you have made. Thanks for taking part in the Sweet Pea Stampers Challenge this month of “kraft paper/card” and best of luck. We hope to see you back again very soon. Best wishes, Kym, Sweet Pea Stampers Design Team xxx

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  18. Gorgeous card with a lovely image.Thanks for joining Sweet Pea Stampers.
    Hugs Berit

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  19. Gorgeous card with a cute snowman image. Thanks for joining us this week at Winter Wonderland.

    Deborah A

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  20. Cute Christmas card. Thanks for joining us at Crafty Creations. Hugs Anna-Karin

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  21. thanks to join the fun with us at CSAYL Sarah with your cute and so sweet card,i love this lovely scene, really pretty, hope to see you next week, biz

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  22. I enjoyed my visit with you!! I ♥ your adorable card.

    I just had to "follow" you so not to miss anything! It would make me so happy if you would follow me too. :)

    Have a beautiful weekend ahead!

    Lots of BIG Hugs,

    Deborah

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  23. So cute! This just makes me smile :>) Thanks for joining in the fun at CSAYL!!!

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  24. Hi Sarah,

    Such a cute card! The brown and blue together look fantastic and I love the pinecones!

    Thanks for joining our Lili of the Valley 'Ribbon and Lace' challenge.

    Good luck!

    Hugs

    Erica x

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  25. A cute card for Christmas. Thank you for playing along with us at Sweet Peas Stampers

    Carolyn
    SPS DT Team A

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