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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

Wednesday, 25 July 2012

Mono !!

Hello and good Afternoon to you all
Hope your enjoying your day 
We still don't have any sun but at least its 
Dry and warm
This is my 2nd challenge for you
 l have taken two photo's to show you one with 
Glamour dust Which l have added
And the original without which do you like?
l like the one with the added Glamour dust
White scalloped card stock
White Hammard card stock
 Black card stock
3D Christmas Decoupage 
3D Stacky pads for mounting image
Spellbinders Scalloped Circle & Snowflake dies
Nellie's Multi Frame corner die
Woodware Corner Punch
Papermania Sentiment
Memento ink
Clear gem stones
Glamour dust added to the Decoupage Image
Thank you for popping by
And many thanks to all my Followers 
For any comments that you leave
Sandra H xxx


  1. Gorgeous love both of them but if I had to choose it would be the one with the glamour dust on. Caroline xxx

  2. Both cards are gorgeous Sandra, I think I would go for the one with glamour dust.

    I love the decoupage it's beautiful, elegant.

    Hugs Julie x

  3. Hi Sandra, These are beautiful, love the mono theme, especially with the glamour dust, just beautiful. Looking forward to working with you x
    Wendy x

  4. wow your cards are amazing sooo beautiful I love both as well. Julie x

  5. Wow Sandra a "Proper" Monochrome card and perfect for our challenge over at Sweet Stampin'. Debbiexx

  6. Fab card...love how it pops!

    Thanks for joining us at Sweet Stampin this week, Wedgie xxx

  7. wow fabulous monochrome and stunning card thank you for the inspiration
    Hugs Kate x

  8. Wow, Sandra, what a beautiful card! A very stylish interpretation of our challenge theme. Thank you for playing at Sweet Stampin' this week. Hugs, Tracey x

  9. Hello Sandra,
    Just had a fab day out and found a craft shop as you do lol, I over spent but thoroughly enjoyed myself :o)
    Your card is gorgeous, love the monotone a great Christmas card. Hugs Teresa xx

  10. Glamour dust all the way for me ... But then I love bling on cards! Thanks for sharing at CHNC 82 monochrome challenge. Fab!
    Hope to see you again soon.
    Catherine xxx

  11. Hey sweetie this is absolutely gorgeous, huggles Pops x x x

  12. Glamour dust for me! They are both fab, but the dust has added dimension to the card - love it - thanks for joining in my CHNC challenge 82 - hope to see you again soon. x

  13. I like the glamour dust one,but they are both gorgeous Sandra.xxx

  14. Sandra, it's a beautiful card either way, but hands down I'm a glitter girl, so I vote for the sparkle.


  15. Both cards are fabulous Sandra, but my favourite is the glamour dust one.
    The Church decoupge is stunning.

  16. so stunning sandra.i love the mono and gorgeous image and sparkle :D

    xx coops xx

  17. OMG ! Your cards are gorgeous Sandra, with or without glamour dust ! This image is so beautiful ! Hugs, blessings and love from Catherine

  18. Wow Sandra this is so very elegant my friend, I love the decoupage and the sparkle,
    Have a lovely day Hugs Bridget :0) x

  19. Oh hun I do like this its stunning! I do prefer the one with the glamour dust, I think it just finishes it of perfectly!
    Hugs Shell xx

  20. This is just beautiful Sandra, Love the church

  21. Absolutely stunning, it's such a beautiful little scene and it really suits your monochromatic design
    Lindsay xx

  22. Stunning Christmas card, this looks gorgeous! :)

    Thanks so much for joining us at Sweet Stampin this week,



  23. beautiful card, lovely scene

  24. With glamour dust!! - it just looks amazing and all lovely!!

  25. Definitely with glamour dust!! It is stunning and it looks like real snow!!Beautiful Church!