Sunday 16 December 2012

Little Angels

I just love this cute Lili of the Valley stamp, although this is the first time it's seen ink!  The image has been coloured, as per usual, with Promarkers, then I highlighted Glamour Dust and added Stampendous Gold Halo Mix to the tinsel halos, I think this is the blingiest glitter I've ever come across, it's so sparkly.
I made the easel with two kraft blanks, so that the top section opens like a regular card so that it can be written inside.  The papers are also Lili of the Valley, they're called Frosty Christmas and are my latest craft crush, they're in the loveliest shades of blue.  The star border punch is Tonic, one of my SECC buys, I've used it loads already.  I was a bit naughty, and whilst Christmas shopping in Hobbycraft, I picked up a set of Sizzix nesting tree dies which were on special offer, they were to big a bargain to pass up!  I die cut the tree from white card and embellished with Liquid Pearls covered with Glamour Dust which I then pushed weeny pearls into,  The holographic (bright gold in real life!) stars were made with Xcut dies and I finished off with a ribbon, bow, die cut sentiment from Papermania and some iridescent gems.
 I'm entering this card in the following challenges -
Lili's Little Fairies - something new - I used a new die, paper glitter and punch
Allsorts - #185 - Christmas trees
Cards Galore - Christmas
Ladybug Crafts - #4 - Christmas/winter
The Pretty Little Ribbon Shop - #17 - Christmas
Really Reasonable Ribbon - #62 - anything goes with ribbon
Crafts for Eternity - #102 - blingtastic
Pattie's Creations - #58 - Christmas cards
CRAFT - #185 - winter
DRS Designs - #53 - use ribbon


  1. This is gorgeous Wendy. I love those sweet angels with their fabulous sparkly halos. The colours and details are wonderful.


  2. Wonderful card Wendy, love your layout and the bling is gorgeous. Really love your tree, it's fab, kate x

  3. absolutely gorgeous!!! Love the soft colors and design. Thank you for playing along with us at DRS Designs this week!

  4. Awwww so cute Wendy...and I love the sparkle too hun..:o)

    big hugs Vicky xx

  5. oh Wendy - this is just soooo gorgeous - love the sparkle headbands - beautiful xx

  6. Wonderful card, Wendy! Love the blues, everything is so beautifully put together!
    Thank you so much for joining us at Lili's Little Fairies this week!
    HUgs, Iulia

  7. Awww, this is so cute Wendy, I love the image! The sparkly halos are a really nice touch too.

  8. Super sweet and I love the sparkle and ribbon you added! Thanks for playing at DRS Designs :)

  9. Hi Wendy, lovely, sparkly card, gorgeous image beautifully coloured.

    Wilma x x

  10. What a pretty easel Christmas card Wendy.

    It's great to see you at Allsorts challenge this week, thanks so much to joining in.

    B x

  11. so gorgeous wendy.adorable image and i love your icy blue colours ;D

    xx coops xx

  12. They are so sweet! Nice coloring!Thank you for playing with us at Crafts 4 Eternity!

  13. Oh this is just gorgeous hun, thanks for sharing your new goodies with us at Lili's Little Fairies for our Something New challenge. Hugs, Fairy Squirrel xx

  14. Pretty card! Thanks for playing in our 'Christmas Card' Challenge #58!
    Sandi ♥
    DT Coordinator for Pattie's Creations Challenge!
    and Pattie's shop
    Home of Pattieboop and Allie!

  15. Such a beautiful festive card Wendy. Thank you for joining us at Allsorts for our challenge this week x

  16. Adorable! Love your coloring and all the stars! Thanks for joining us at DRS Designs Good Luck and Happy Holidays!

  17. Cute Card!
    Thank you for joining us at RRR!


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