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Monday, 18 June 2012

Christmas Candy Cane

Good evening all or morning or afternoon depending on when you are reading this lol x It is ten at night and the sky looks full of heavy clouds, l don't mind it raining at night so long as it is dry during the day and today has been lovely, even managed a bit of pottering about in the garden and green house tonight.
On with the card:-

Stamp - Whiff of Joy
Coloured with copics
Papers - Dovecraft Back to Basics Christmas
Sentiment Penny Black
Glamour dust gold and silver, ribbon, brad, 
flower covered with german glass

I would like to enter this card into the following challenges:-

Whiff Of Joy - 131 Kathrins Sketch
ABC Christmas L for Lyrics - I wish it could be christmas every day
WinterWonderland - Candy Cane
Crafty Catz 137 Embossing (sentiment embossed in gold powder)
Allsorts 159 - Paper Piecing

Thank you for stopping by and your comments are appreciated x Susan x

Allotment Diary - Had a good two hours there this morning and planted the runner beans that l started off in greenhouse at home. Managed to clear all the weeds around the raspberries and put supports up ready for them to grow.  I have been laying a path and have only one flag left to take around.  


  1. lovely candy cane interpretation and a gorgeous card, thanks for joining us at the Winter Wonderland this week
    Hugs Kate xx

  2. beautiful candy cane interpretation and gorgeous card, thanks for joining us at the Winter Wonderland this week
    Hugs Kate xx

  3. Hi Susan

    A lovely Christmas card.

    Lots of fabby layers and I love the flowers.

    Sounds like you have done well at the allotment. We have got half of our runner beans in so far. Nothing better than fresh runner beans!!

    Love Jules xx

  4. gorgeous card susan.i love the sweet image and your soft colours are stunning ;D

    xx coops xx

  5. Sounds like good progress at the allotment Susan.

    A super card and just perfect for our theme, thanks for joining our paper piecing theme at Allsorts this week.

    B x

  6. oooh raspberries!! Gorgeous card Susan. Love the image and colours. All the glitter looks fab too!
    Lorraine x

  7. Aaah what a sweetie, Luv Sam x

  8. Gorgeous Christmas card Susan with an adorable image and fab design!
    Thanks for entering my paper piecing/piercing challenge for Allsorts this week and good luck!
    Hugs Nicola xxx

  9. Gorgeous card, Susan - love the colours and fab designs! Juliexx

  10. Oops and should have said thanks for playing along with us at Whiff of Joy Challenges, Juliexx

  11. Super creation, thanks or joining in with our challenge at CRAFTY CATZ x carol

  12. Beautiful card Susan, sounds like you have been enjoying this bit of sun as much as I have, (saying it quietly as I don't want it to disappear again) :o) Hugs Teresa xx

  13. Great card - makes me be curious for the 2012 Christmas stockings myself! Gorgeous papers!

  14. your card is gorgeous Susan, wonderful style for your christmas card :) Thank you very much for your participation in the Whiff of Joy Challenge. We are very pleased. Hope to see you again next time. :)

    Hugs, Dunja x

  15. Hi Susan
    A beautiful card thankyou for joining us this week at CraftyCatz
    Hugs Dianne xx

    DT Member

  16. Thank You so much for joining us at the Winter Wonderland Challenge with this absolutely perfect creation, I do hope that you will try and join us again next week

    Have a lovely day
    Hugs Bridget :0x
    Winter Wonderland DT

  17. Lovely card. Love the gold embossing. Thanks so much for joining us at Crafty Catz this week.

  18. Gorgeous card Susan - stunning image so perfectly paper pieced.
    Thanks for playing along with us at Allsorts this week.
    Good luck.
    Debs xx

  19. Gorgeous card Susan :-) I love this image and the colours, layout and whole design is fab :-)

    thanks for joining us on the ABC Christmas Challenge :-)
    Lols x x x

  20. Such a lovely card, Susan. Pretty papers you have used and an adorable image.
    Thanks for joining our L challenge at ABC Christmas Challenge. Hope to se you again.

  21. Lovely card and beautiful flower too! Thanks for Playing along with us this time for our Lyrics Challenge
    hugs Samantha :0)