Friday, 16 December 2016

Be Merry

Hi there and welcome.

Yes ...It's another Christmas card!!

Prima 'Sweet Peppermint' collection

Prima Sweet Peppermint Flowers. Prima Sweet Peppermint Crystals

MFT - Postage Stamp Stax
Sizzix Triplits - Balloons
Poppy Stamps - Stitched Buttons
Magnolia Doohickey - Sprawling Ferns
Magnolia Doohickey - Lace Edge

Ranger Distress Inks in 'Cracked Pistachio', 'Candied Apple' and 'Worn Lipstick'. Stampendous Shabby White Frantage. Splatters of Gesso. Ranger Distress Glitter 'Clear Rock Candy'. String and pom pom trim from stash.

Very many thanks for taking the time to stop by,
Have a lovely weekend,

Nicola x

I wish to enter card to the following challenges:

Prima Product Pick - December Challenge (Sweet Peppermint papers, flowers and crystals)

Scrapyland - Anything Goes (with brand of die carried by Scrapyland)
We Love Vintage - Anything Goes
Country View Crafts - Christmas
A Snowflakes Promise - Winter Time
City Crafter - Christmas Things that Float or Fly
52 Christmas Card Throwdown - A previous challenge (May 2016 Die/Punch)
Live & Love Crafts - Smörgåsbord - G Tic-Tac-Toe (Vintage/Glitter/Heart)
Kort o Mania - Jul / Christmas
Simon Says Stamp - National Christmas Card Day


  1. Oh Nicola, this is such a gorgeous card! Those balloons are so much fun and such a clever detail! Love your work with this collection. Hugs, Autumn

  2. So adorable, Nicola, love the feeling of the fifties this gives me, her wonderful balloons , and the snowy weather you created, dear.

  3. Lovely card Nicola, thanks for sharing on WLVC. gr. Liesbeth

  4. I absolutely love this, Nicola!! The colors and papers are beautiful!! I love the balloons and the layers!! The sparkle is fabulous!! And what a sweet image, too!! Stunning card my friend!! Thank you so much for linking up at Scrapy Land!! Have a great weekend!! Big hugs :)

    A Mermaid's Crafts

  5. Hello Nicola, this card is lovely, I like the generous smile if the little girl and the lightness of the snowflakes which are falling on and around her. I wish you a nice week-end. I'm personally heading toward Donegal today !

  6. What a fabulous image and gorgeous card, love it xxx

  7. Wonderful Christmas card - so surgery - it looks quite a fancy decorated sugar cookie. Love it!
    Sandy xx

  8. Lovely colourful mix of patterns and elements. Thanks for joining in at City Crafter.

  9. Adorable christmas card! I love the vintage mood you created with the papers.
    Thank you for joining in our challenge at Country View Challenges this month! Have a wonderful christmas time!
    xx Evelyn

  10. This is lovely! A beautiful design and so many gorgeous details. Thanks so much for joining us at CCCB!

  11. Beautigul card Nicola !Nice colors !
    Thanks for joing us at WLVC.
    Greetings, Odette.

  12. Lovely card Nicola...I love all the colors and the vintage feeling.Thanx for joining us at our last WLVC-challenge.
    xxx Plony

  13. What a colorfull vintagecard you made, it is beautiful! Tnx for joning WLVC,


  14. Such a beautiful combination of colours and papers, I just love the beautiful heart balloons and the vintage image is a delight! Great frantaging and splattering too - love this so much!! Hugs, Anne xx

  15. What gorgeous layers on this. I love that image of the girl. This is so much fun to see.

  16. This is fabulous, such a happy card. Thank you for playing along with us again at Country View Crafts. Sue xx


Thank-you! Your visit and comment is very much appreciated. Nicola x