Saturday, 5 March 2016

HLS March Christmas Challenge

It's that time again! Another challenge starting over at Happy Little Stampers. I will be back from my cruise tomorrow so I will be able to catch up with you all then. I'm sure I'll be nice and relaxed :)

Today is the start of our Christmas Challenge. We would like you to make a 



I decided to go with a circle card.




I've used some non-traditional colours here which I love. 

Using my largest circle die (SU), I used it on folded card stock making sure I didn't cut right at the top of the fold. This left me with a perfect circle card.

I then cut the same circle twice more and embossed one using a dotty folder. The dotty one was adhered to the front and the plain one adhered to the back. This gave the card extra stability.

I created my snowflake background by using the '*' from the Bold Birthday Sentiments set. The sentiment is from the Mixed Christmas Sentiments set. Some die cut stars and a few pearls finished it off. 

     

If you play along this month in any of the challenges at HLS, you could win!



I would like to welcome Rahmat as our Guest Designer this month. She is a big fan of HLS and is a wonderful follower of our challenges.


Thanks for popping by and don't forget to check out the Design Team over at the challenge blog.


6 comments:

  1. Such a gorgeous CAS design Kylie and I love the cool colours and cute bow on the stars.

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  2. Beautiful.. so soft and flowy... it really draws you in to take a closer look.. Awesome job.. and the little bow on the star is the perfect touch.

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  3. Love the way you did the circle so that the top is not squared off - thanks for the explanation! Beautiful blue and white colour scheme with just a hint of inking on the white parts. The red sentiment really catches the eye.

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  4. This would be a lovely welcome baby card too.

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  5. So pretty with the soft colors, the scallop edgeing, and the dots embossing. Love the dainty distressing around the edges of the white, with the same treatment on the stitch-y stars. Really so cute, and it stands beautifully too. TFS

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  6. Beautiful Christmas card. Such light colors, like a sunny January day. For the full glare of the sun and the snow. Thank you for the beautiful feeling of watching your beautiful card.
    hugs,
    BozenA

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