Wednesday, 16 November 2016



Been really busy trying to get all the cards done for Christmas as I really want them all sorted really soon, I do not want to be in a rush nearer Christmas..

Materials used for this card are;
  • 21 x 15 cm pattered edge card blank and envelope,
  • VersaFine onyx black ink 
  • Hobby Art Holly and ivy clear stamps,
  • Nuvo Scarlet red glitter
  • Promarkers , pear green,cinnamon,chilly red,magenta, forest green,

Challenges I will enter this card for are;
  1. The Paper Nest Dolls Challenge #11. Anything goes.
  2. ABC Christmas  Challenge. W for Wishes,
  3. Sparkling Christmas Challenge. #70  Holly and Ivy

   Materials used for this card are;

  • 15 x 15 cm embossed  blank card and envelope,
  • VersaFine onyx blank ink,
  • Spellbinders 3D Santa rubber stamp,
  • Distress ink,  Squeezed lemonade. faded jeans.
  • Promarkers chilly red, ice grey 2,fuchsia pink, lime green, cinnamon,
  • Nuvo scarlet red, ice white glitter. 

Challenges I will enter enter this card for are;
  1. Holly Jolly Christmas Challenge, #85 Ribbon &lace + winners from out Tree/ Christmas tree challenge,
  2. Christmas Card Challenge #48, 
  3. Penny Black and More ****Anything Christmas*****,
  4. 52 {Christmas } Card Throwdown Colour challenge, Lime green and Real red.

As it WOYWDW  here is mine, I am going to share this on the stamping ground 

Taken at 00 50. Great having something to do when you cannot sleep. 


  1. Hi Lillian. Glad you are getting through your card making. I also hate a rush toward the end! Like to be reasonably organised...
    Take care. God bless.
    Margaret #1

  2. A super Santa card for our Christmas theme at Penny Black and More, many thanks for joining in.

    B x

  3. YOur Christmas cards are just lovely and I too adore the fact thst if I cannot sleep I can go be creative in my space... Thanks for the visit and lovely comment you left me earlier and Happy WOYWW from Lynne in Canada #2

  4. I always mean to get my cards organised early too, but can't get in the mood too early in the year or straight after Christmas all I want to do is something non festive! Helen #3

  5. Very nice cards - I love the scalloped border on the first one - very pretty! Thanks for sharing, Lindart #41

  6. Nice cards. Like the holly one.

    Happy WOYWW
    Sharon K #32

  7. Gawd Lilian, am so sorry that you aren't able to sleep, that's just pants. But at least you aren't lying on the sofa feeling bad! I hope the card making helps, but stay warm! Great to get some cards into stock, your daylight lamp helps show up how organised your desk is to me!

  8. Holiday cards can feel like they take forever, can't they? Love the ones you're making though. ❤️ Have a great week! ~Heather~ #47

  9. I understand your feelings about getting the cards made and Christmas will be here before we know it. Have a great woyww and happy crafting, Angela x 14

  10. I don't think you can wrong with a holly card and yours is very pretty. I always do something when I can't sleep as well.
    Hugs, LLJ 7 xxx

  11. Lovely cards! I love Santa and his sleigh. Thanks for joining us at 52CCT, April x

  12. I like the holly card, the edges give it that something special. Santa's really cute too!
    Chris #27

  13. Lovely Christmas cards. Thanks for sharing with Sparkles Christmas Challenge.

  14. Lovely cards, Lilian. Thank you for joining us at ABC Christmas Challenge. Luv, Wilma

  15. This is just the cutest card ever and just perfect for our challenge over at Sparkles Christmas Challenge "Holly and Ivy" good luck and hope to see you again next time Dt Member Sandra H xx

  16. Both are lovely cards. Thanks so much for playing along with 52CCT this week! Deborah, DT.

  17. Tidy desk and pretty cards - am afraid I will be in a rush at Christmas - so much to do and not up to it at the moment.
    Hugs, Neet (sorry, I am so late) xx

  18. Lovely, Thanks for joining in with our challenge at ABC Christmas Challenge,
    hugs Samantha :0)

  19. Lovely cards!
    Thank you for sharing over at Penny Black and more;-))m

  20. Lovely sleigh card. Thanks for joining us for our Ribbons and Lace challenge at Holly Jolly Christmas challenges. Hope to see you again soon.
    Lynn aka Lynnpenguin, HJ DT

  21. A beautiful lacey card with gorgeous holly/ivy. Thanks for joining in the fun at Sparkles Christmas Challenges Caz DT.

  22. Your Christmas card looks even better IRL! Thank you



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