Sunday 21 October 2012

Fairy Lights

Hi there, over at 52 {Christmas} Card Throwdown the challenge is to use fairy lights on your card this week. I didn't really have anything useful and my imagination had run out of steam to try and even create some fairy lights myself. So, off I went to look for some digi stamps.

I ended up at Mo's Digital Pencil. What an amazing artist she is. There are some really beautiful designs over there. I decided on a digi called Ho Ho Whoa.

This really reminds me of us (well, Dad) at Christmas getting all the decorations out and stacks of lights to put up around the house. The only difference being that we wouldn't be wearing Ugg boots and a jumper. Way too hot for that here at Christmas. We have the air-con going and end up in the pool or at the beach.

Here is my card -

I have printed Mr Ho Ho Whoa onto Blender paper and then simply used my Stampin' Write markers to colour him in. The sentiment is from my Petite Pairs set.

I would also like to enter this card into the challenge over at
Totally Paper Craft where the challenge is Christmas - 9 weeks and counting

Thanks so much for looking xx


  1. This is too funny, Kylie!!! Fabulous digi find! This reminds me of my dad, too! ;) Thanks for joining us at 52CCT! :)

  2. Really like this image, looks a bit like my husband, though he'd not be seen dead in a pair of Ug boots , he always gets out the Christmas lights and boxes of decorations! Really fun image and beautifully coloured Kylie. Thanks for being one of our 'regulars' at 52 CCT


  3. Super cute image! FABulous colours. LOve it.
    Perhaps he kept them in the shed ...And there was a bit of a breeze he! he!

  4. Hi Kylie - super card and perfect for our fairy lights challenge! I almost bought that same image yesterday - now I'm wishing that I had - LOL! Thanks so much for joining us at 52CCT this week with your fabulous card.

  5. I wish this did remind me of my husband but also no - it's me who always gets tangled up in the fairy lights!! - Great card though thanks for joining in with us at 52CCT - Jacqueline xx

  6. What a great image Kylie - and your layout really let's the image shine! A fabulous Christmas card, thanks so much for sharing this with us at 52 {C}CT! Ruth x

  7. Ha....I love this image, what a great card! Thanks for playing along this week at 52CCT!


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