Monday 10 November 2014

Cutie Pie DT Card - Festive Furry Friends

We have the first of our monthly challenges starting today at Cutie Pie, giving you plenty of time to play along, this month our theme is "Cute, Festive, Furry, Friends", and we're sponsored by Meljen's.
I used a super sweet Mulberry Wood stamp for my card, which I coloured with Promarkers and highlighted with Star Dust Stickles.
 The papers were a bargain; they are this year's Trimcraft, Back to Basics, Modern Christmas, 8x8 papers, that I picked up at the SECC for £1!  I picked up a pack of the Traditional Christmas papers for the same price too, you can't say fairer than a quid!  I used kraft for the matting, it seemed the obvious choice for this colour palette.
The flowers were made with my new Heartfelt Creations Arianna dies, from crinkle kraft paper.  I added a couple of punched snowflakes and some die cut foliage, made with a Spellbinders die, to my floral cluster.  To further embellish, I stapled some crochet lace to my card with green staples, and stamped a sentiment from a different Mulberry Wood stamp set, and die cut it into a tag shape with a Sizzix die, finishing it with a brown pearl.

I'm entering this card in the following challenges -
Fashionable Stamping - #85 - Animals
Stamping Sensations - Christmas
Crafty Calendar - Christmas
Crafts 4 Eternity - #201 - Ribbon and/or Lace
Crafty Catz - #254 - Ribbon and/or Lace
Passion for Promarkers - #272 - Inspired by a Beatles Song - Rocky Raccoon
QKR Stampede - #112 - Let's Talk Christmas


  1. Awww.these little critters are just adorable Wendy..fabulous colouring and great bargain on your fabulous papers..gorgeous card.

    luv CHRISSYxx

  2. A gorgeous card and such a cute image.

    Thanks for joining this weeks challenge at Passion for Promarkers
    Lorraine x

  3. so gorgeous wendy.really sweet image and i love your lace and flowers ;D

    xx coops xx

  4. Hi Wendy,
    Another fab card. But this is just brilliant because you've used one of my favourite Beatles songs as your inspiration! It looks amazing & I love how you made the flowers look like pine cones. Love it all!! Thanks for joining us at Passion For Promarkers this week.
    Andie xx

  5. Such a cute image and so beautifully done, Wendy! Love the lace. Thanks so much for playing in our "Let's Talk Christmas" challenge at QKR Stampede this week. Good luck in the draw.

  6. This is so sweet, love the cute image and gorgeous embellishments.
    Thanks for sharing with us at FSC

  7. ooh i love your card, great bargin on the papers too, thanks for playing along with us at CRAFTY CATZ this week, x carol

  8. fabulous card, love the colours. Thanks for joining us at CraftyCatz. Kim x

  9. Ahh just adorable. Thanks for joining us at Stamping Sensations this month.

  10. Gorgeous card. I love the image. Thanks for joining in our 'All About Christmas' challenge at Crafty Calendar this month.
    Bev x


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