Sunday, 29 July 2012

Candy Cane

I'm slowly building up my collection of Christmas cards, helped along by entering a number of Christmas in July blog challenges!  Here is my latest one, using papers and a topper from a Kraftyhands CD - Santa's Little Helpers which has 5 different elves helping Santa prepare for Christmas.

I am entering this card in the following challenges:
Cards for Men - Challenge 15 Christmas in July
Winter Wonderland - Elves
Crafty Hazelnut Christmas - Challenge 83 Tie a Ribbon
Poodles Parlour - Anything Goes
Mema's Crafts - Anything Goes
Make It Monday - Linky Party # 100

Materials Used:
Kraftyhands - Santa's Little Helpers CD
Spellbinders - Classic Circles
Craftwork Cards - white A5 card blank
Joanna Sheen - gentle gloss photo paper
Gold mirror card and red ribbon - from stash


  1. That is a real cute little elf. Thank you for joining us at Winter Wonderland this week.

    Pam x

  2. Fab card! The red ribbon makes such a nice contrast to the lovely green and white striped paper, and the design is nice too.

  3. What a jolly card - love the ribbon and the elf is so cute - thanks for joining in my CHNC challenge 83 - hope to see you again soon. x

  4. WOW!! fabulous Mandy!! he's such a cutie too!!

  5. What a fun image. Thanks for sharing at CHNC 83 and look forward to seeing you again soon.
    Catherine xxx

  6. Cute Cute Cute. Neat idea to start Christmas cards now. Love your little elf and the coloring is awesome. Thanks for sharing with us at Mema's Crafts.

  7. what a gorgeous creation, thank you so much for joining us at the Winter Wonderland
    Hugs Kate xx
    ps I have candy if you are interested and have not already joined me for my celebrations :)

  8. I love this card! Thank you for joining us at The Poodles Parlour this time! Good luck in the Challenge.

    DT Member
    Celestial Things

  9. so cute thanks for sharing over @ Poodles Parlour this week
    Elaine DT

  10. Deeeeee-lightful! Just love it! Thank you so much for joining us at Make it Monday this week! Don't forget to leave a comment for another entry and mention you saw them on MIM for a chance at our second prize! Good luck!
    Rene :D

  11. ADORABLE card and colours Mandy. I saw this on MIM..Loz

  12. Love this card! Saw it on MIM.
    Stamping Shanni

  13. What a cute elf, lovely card, I really must get started on mine, I found you on MiM
    Ruth x

  14. I saw your beautiful creation on Make It Monday and had to visit and take a closer look. Gorgeous! TFS! My entries are: #84, #129, #157, #158 and #277.
    I would love to have you visit my blog!


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