Friday, August 26, 2011

Non-traditional Christmas

can you see the stocking charm, click on the photo
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Every now and then you gotta shake things up.  How about a purple Christmas card.  This week the Color Throwdown challenge is to use Crumb Cake, So Saffron and Perfect Plum.  Works for me.

Here's the deets:
stamp - Bugaboo "JJ Ornament Dear Santa"
ink - hp printer
paper - Stampin' Up "Kraft " and "Orchid Opulence" cs; Georgia Pacific white cs
miscellaneous - copics; Polar White Flower Soft; MFT die-namics "Scallop Ribbon Border"; yellow ribbon; burlap twine; charm; Nesties circle dies

Here's the challenges:
the Color Throwdown #156 - Crumb Cake, Perfect Plum and So Saffron
Bah! Humbug! #34 - Here Come the Girls
I Heart Ribbon #8 - yellow ribbon
My Time to Craft #154 - Here Come the Girls
Craft Your Passion #72 - They Said What

Thanks for stopping by, I hope you'll come back again.


  1. GR8 card - very funky and a GORGEOUS colour


  2. Love the color combo - great card!

  3. LOL... Love this one - Have felt that way a time or two! Thanks so much for sharing your talents with us at Craft Your Passion Challenges. I look forward to seeing more of your work soon!

  4. so funny! i LOVE the purple!!

  5. Too cute! Love the image and the non-traditional colors. Thanks for joining the Humbuggers this week. xxD

  6. ooh! Love the way you layered that ribbon Chris! :) Thanks for playing along with my I {Heart} Ribbon Challenge!

  7. cracking work hun
    Good luck in the challenges, hugs Sarah-Louise My Blog

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    Crafty Purple Frog , Sweet Pea Stampers ,Bearly Mine Designs , Kenny K and My Time To Craft


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