Thursday, 8 November 2012

Crimbo Crackers Challenge 28 - Snowmen

It's time for another Crimbo Crackers challenge! And no pink in sight this week either! The challenge theme for this fortnight is:

Snowmen (or Snowladies!)

Crimbo Crackers is sponsored by Ladybug Crafts Ink and a lucky entrant will win a £10 gift certificate to spend online!

I've been lucky enough to use a digi from Ladybug Crafts Ink and here it is - its called Let It Snow and I've coloured it with Promarkers and stickles.  I've used papers from Polkadoodles Here Comes Christmas cd and added some faux stitching around the edges.

The largest snowflake has been cut with a Marianne Creatables die and the smaller ones are actually a really posh parcel string from Marks and Spencers!  I've added half pearls to the centres.  I'll be waiting for the January sales to buy some more of the snowflake stuff plus some other bits that I have my eye on for crafting, so don't be going in the Blackburn store and buying all the stock!!

Good luck with the challenge!

I'd like to enter the following challenges:

Passion For Promarkers:  In The Garden
Sweet Stamps:  Christmas
Crafty Bloggers Network:  Christmas Anything Goes
Whoopsi Daisy Challenge:  Christmas
Quirky Crafts:  Lots of Layers and Let It Snow

Image:  Ladybug Crafts Ink, coloured with Promarkers and stickles
Papers:  Polkadoodles, Here Comes Christmas cd
Dies:  Marianne Creatables snowflake
Small Snowflake Trim:  Marks and Spencers
Everything else:  My stash   


  1. Hi Ruth! Really liking your snow-family card, nice modern colours. I'm just dropping by to let you know that the lovely cards you made using my sample toppers have been added to my page here: I really hope that this is okay with you. I have linked to your blog, but if for any reason you wish for me to remove them, just let me know. Many thanks, Tracy -xxx- (Cardmaker's Delights)

  2. Love your card, and that red snowflake ribbon really adds the finishing touch!! Thank you for joining Quirky Crafts this Challenge!


  3. What a super card and perfect for our challenge at Whoopsi Daisy this week for Christmas cards well done and Good Luck Hugs Elaine

  4. Such an adorable christmas card!!!! Love the snow family!!!!!Thanks for joining us at Sweetstamps!!!!!!

  5. Lovely fresh colours for Christmas, thank you for playing along with us on the PFP Challenge. Jane x

  6. Absolutely gorgeous card that image is such fun, the colours look so fresh and vibrant thank you for joining us at whoopsie daisy this week
    lorraine x

  7. Love the image you have used here. Great colour choice and layout.
    Thanks for playing with us at Passion for Promarkers this week. Hope to see you again, and good luck
    Eileen x

  8. Brilliant card :D

    Thanx for joining us over at Crafty Bloggers Network Challenge

    luv Ger x
    CBN DT

  9. What a cute Christmas card and I love all those layers. Thanks so much for joining in with the fun at the Quirky Crafts Challenge Blog


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