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Welcome to Sandra's Blog my escape is card making l took it up in 2007 after l retired from the Civil Service l am recently Widowed have 3 children all grown up and flown the nest Four grand children Tayla, Nathan, Poppy and Mila they keep me on my toes l adore then but it's always nice when they go home....lol l like making my own cards and enjoy the challenges it provides Sandra H xxx

Sunday, 1 January 2012

Anything but a stamp!!

 Happy New Year to all my fellow bloggers in blogland!!
Did you know l was a guest designer for
Unstampabelles during December
That time has just finished so l thought 
l would start of the New Year with a card for
Challenge #7 for
 Anything Goes
Using no stamps!!
  So here is my card
And as you can see it’s a Calendar card
Made for a dear friend and her partner
So what better time to start the new year 
With a Handmade calendar card for 
White Scalloped Card Stock
Backing paper Papermania
Which is Reversable can use
Both sides as l have done 
Spellbinders Nestabilities
Die 6 Curved Rectangles
Spellbingers Rose Creations
Die 9
Card Candy
Woodware Corner Punch
Craft Accessories ( Flower)
Computer Generated Sentiment
Gold Ribbon 
Hole Punch 
Thank you for calling by
Sandra H xx


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  2. Hi Sandra... What a great calender and congratulations on being a guest designer


  3. Hi Sandra, it was certainly a pleasure having you as a Guest Designer at Unstampabelles and thanks for jumping in so fast and entering our current challenge. This is a wonderful calendar, great design.

  4. Fabulous Calendar! Thanks so much for joining in at Unstampabelles!

  5. Hi Sandra, great calendar. Happy New Year to you and your family.

    Pam x

  6. Morning sweetie this is really gorgeous, loving the colours hugs pops x

  7. Happy New Year Sandra! I love your calendar card - a great idea! xx

  8. This is such a sweet idea for a calendar ! Love the colours you have chosen too ! Hugs, blessings and love from Catherine

  9. Fab make! Have a wonderful 2012! Happy New Year. Kim

  10. this is gorgeous sandra.stunning colours and design :D

    xx coops xx

  11. what a gorgeous creation
    Happy New Year to you hun
    Hugs Kate xx

  12. Fabulous calender Sandra, I love the Vintage colours and gorgeous flower.

  13. Happy New year hope you had a good christmas. Lovely calender Sandra. Thank you so much for lovely comments on my blog. Have a lovely evening. Gemma x

  14. Great start to the New Year ;-)
    Thanks for joining in UnstampaBelles Challenge this month.

  15. Don't know why I missed this yesterday, blogger is very strange at times, must be male.
    Great idea and love the colours. I am so sorry but I didn't know that you were GD for Dec at Unstampabelles, hope you enjoyed your time there.

    Kath x

  16. Such a gorgeous calender, I love the colours you have chosen for this.
    Lindsay xx

  17. Hi Sandra, I love your calendar and thanks so much for stopping by my blog! I'm so happy you enjoyed the cookie recipe!

  18. Happy New Year Sandra, Gorgeous calendar I love the colours! Julie x

  19. Beautiful Sandra, Happy New Year.
    Chris x

  20. What a lovely calendar, great project!
    Magda :)

  21. Love the calendar, great way to kick start the new year, have a great 2012.
    Ann x

  22. Lovely calender Sandra, sure your friends will appreciate it. Wishing you a very happy and healthy new year and many thanks for all your inspiration and lovely comments last year. Carol x

  23. Lovely calendar!! Happy new year!! xx

  24. Beautiful calendar. I'm sure your friends will love it! Hugs!

    P.S. And happy New Year. :)

  25. Such a neat creation... very creative. Love it's rustic appearance. Thanks for joining us at UnstamaBelles this month.