Tuesday, 29 October 2013

A little Holiday Village



Hi Girls

Just a quickie today... I saw a card by Chrissie on LIM the other day using this fab stamp and die set... and of course, had to track it down!  I decided to use mine on a red background rather than white..  but with regard to the colouring... although I would have liked to make it a bit different, there is little choice but to do the trees green!!  However, mine do have a smattering of the all important glitter...


I really took to this set...  so easy to make and colour ...  so it may be another one I can turn out a few of!

Recipe:
Memory Box Poppy Stamps - Holiday Village Stamp and Die
Paula Pascual Sentiment - Christmas 

The most difficult bit was getting a photo of the true red colour...  always so difficult to do, but this is as close as I could get.

Hope you like!

Big hugs
Christine xxx


15 comments:

  1. Great minds think alike, I did exactly the same, not had a play with mine yet but it looks great on red card too, Fab card.

    Kath x

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  2. What a lovely simple card ~ guess what I have just had to scamper off and order this set myself now!

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  3. Adorable card Christine! The little scene looks awesome!

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  4. oh love this Christine, fabulous festive make, what a great set,hugs, Karenxx

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  5. A gorgeous card Christine. I love that die, what a fabulous little scene.
    Lorraine x

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  6. Gorgeous CAS design - now I might have to do shopping!!!
    Debs xx

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  7. Hi Christine love this effective image..lovely on the red B/ground too need to see more..lol

    smiles Christine the other one xx

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  8. Great card, Christine - you've framed it beautifully!

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  9. A perfect CAS card Christine - just what is needed for those many Christmas cards. I reckon it would look good in non-traditional colours too or stamped on Kraft card...have I just talked myself into getting it?
    No, I really can't but your card is so tempting!
    Big hugs, Kat xx

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  10. What a perfectly fabulous die cut and stamp!! I love this Christine and of course you have made it look even more fabulous!!
    Hugs Laurie xx

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  11. This is one very classy card, I love the stamp/die set and you have coloured it admirably :o)
    Jackie xx

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  12. simply gorgeous christine.that die and stamp set looks fab :D

    xx coops xx

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  13. Ooooh tres elegant (can't write elegant in French!)Christine!

    Lovely image and great colour combo - I think I might just relax my no more Christmas stuff rule!

    Oh and Rodney is a total cutie for sure!

    Sarah

    PS - You did indeed spot a choo choo track in one of my piccies. It's hubbies hobby - model trains and miniature trains (there is a difference I'm told!). Tho if I told him we'd said choo-choo he'd have a pink fit!! Probably more than when I used to play with his model buses when I first knew him. Mint In Box means something I'm told!!!

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  14. What a great set. Love the scene. It's great for a guy's card too, which I'm always on the lookout for as I'm so bad at those kind of cards.
    Hugs
    Annette
    xx

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  15. Fab cards Christine....was only looking at that die today...managed to resist so far....but I did buy other stuff lol :) Viv xx

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