Wednesday, 23 March 2016

Wednesday Words

Although I know it's almost Easter today's card is jumping ahead a bit in preparation for Christmas and is for Happy Little Stampers Christmas challenge.

 http://www.happylittlestampers.com/2016/03/hls-march-christmas-challenge.html

And boy was this a challenge! A few attempts ended in the bin and then I remembered I'd cut out and kept - yes bit of a hoarder - an apron shaped template from a magazine. And I'm talking at least ten years ago! Well this spiked my creativity and I was on a roll.


I had great fun stamping the pattern on the apron and used three of my favourite Christmas colours. The pocket holds both the sentiment and some essential cooking items.


Now of course my brain is in overdrive thinking of all the other possibilities for an apron card - Easter, Halloween, barbecue, beach days, new home.......

Supplies:
Stamps: Uniko, Background builders Christmas, Essentially Christmas, All Occasion Sentiments #4; Clearly Besotted, Recipe For Love + matching die
Inks: SU, crumb cake, tempting turquoise, real red; Memento, tuxedo black

I'm so pleased you had time to visit today, huge thanks and please come back again soon.  And keep crafting!
 
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5 comments:

  1. What a fab card! Love it! Great scandinavian style print too x

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  2. The smell of Christmas dinner :-) Pretty card and a great approach to the subject challenge.
    Thank you for sharing with us HLS Christmas Challenge.
    hugs,
    BozenA DT HLS

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  3. Well done for perservering...this is fabulous, love what you've done! Thanks for joining the the Christmas Challenge at HLS this month. Carol DT x

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  4. Love your pretty apron and the baking implements all ready for Christmas baking! Thanks for joining us at Happy Little Stampers!

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  5. Such a fun shaped Christmas card. Thank you for playing along with the Happy Little Stampers Christmas challenge xx

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