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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

Monday, 10 December 2012

Oh Christmas is a coming!!

Hello and welcome to you all
Over at Forever Friends challenge & co we have another challenge
The theme for this is
 Christmas cards
We as always have two wonderful sponsors

Our Sponsor for the Forever Friends Favourite is
Cupid Clear Stamps

And the prize for the winner will be this set of clear stamps
plus a personalised stamp of the winner’s choice
Now how good is that .......wow!!

Code: FSET7 Love Flowers

Here is an example of the personalised stamp
(And the winner chooses their own from a large selection of personalised stamps)
Now that really is cool!!

The Sponsor for the Randomly Picked Winner is
Bugaboo Stamps

 And The Prize is - 7 digi images of the winner’s choice
So what are you waiting for it’s time to start on yours
And here are my DT cards
White scalloped card stock
White & Tan card stock
I have used the Bugaboo image
Don’t you think they are just the cutest!
Coloured with Promarkers
Glamour dust, Stars & Gems stones
Backing papers
Spellbinder & Cherry lynn dies
2nd card

 Showing the Decoupage
White scalloped card stock
Free Forever Friends Backing Papers
Sentiment & Decoupage Image
3D Sticky Pads
Card Candy
Cherry Lynn & Spellbinders Die
Wood ware Corner Punch
Gem Stones
Organza Ribbon
Thank you for popping in l really
Hope you’ll join in this challenge
Would be lovely to see your creation
Have a lovely day whatever your plans
If your wanting more inspiration please call
And check out my Fellow Members Beautiful Creations


  1. Your cards are so beautiful Sandra ! Your papers are gorgeous and the images are so sweet ! Hugs, blessings and love from Catherine

  2. Beautiful cards Sandra, fabulous detail and layout and so cute too..

    Hugs Julie xx

  3. Gorgeous card's love the cute penguins. Caroline xxx

  4. Lovely cards Sandra, great images and colours, I think my fav has to be those gorgeous little penquins


  5. These are both so adorable, I love the sweet images and gorgeous papers you have used, the forever friends one is especially sweet but I love them both
    Lindsay xx

  6. Beautiful cards Sandra - you've certainly been busy!

  7. Sandra, both cards are so cute. Love all the layers on the decoupage, and the cute image of course, And the first card is so nice with all the extras you have added, especially the tree.


  8. Beautiful cards Sandra,lovely images and colours.xxx

  9. oh more beautiful cards Sandra you do spoil us
    Hugs Kate xx

  10. Two brilliant cards Sandra, the penguins are brilliant.

  11. Two gorgeous cards Sandra, very Christmassy.

  12. Two fabulous cards Sandra, love those cute little penguins. Carol x

  13. Two very cute cards, love the penguins and who can resist FF bears.

  14. Oh my, both cards are marvelous, Sandra! The penguins are so sweet and I always adore those bears! Spectacular layers and embellishments... as always. :o) Your work is lovely as ever.

    Hugs and blessings!

  15. Two lovely cards Sandra! Will be looking through my craft stuff to see if I can join in :) Hugs, Di xx

    1. both so gorgeous sandra.stunning designs and i love your adorable images ;D

      xx coops xx

  16. Morning sweetie these are both gorgeous love what you have done here, huggles pops x x x

  17. What gorgeous cards they both are. I think the top is my favourite one. It has so many elements on it to look at. Just fab. Pipkin and Elvis(visiting with Sweet Cheeks) the two Elves have been into so much mischief. I have been receiving daily reports on their wrong doings! Hugs Mrs A.

    1. Oh Mrs A you're going to have to control them a little more and especially as Christmas in near they have to be good or no presents from Santa.......lol x

  18. Two Beautiful Christmas cards Sandra x

  19. Two fabulous creations, especially the first one the colours are lovely and the image and papers are so very cute.

    Kath x

  20. Gorgeous cards sweetie love the images & the papers are lush, I especially love the papers on the first one.

    Lotsa hugs Vicky xxx

  21. Adorable cards Sandra...I love the images, they are beautiful.
    Hugs Debbie x

  22. Very sweet cards, love all the layers. Pretty, pretty!

  23. These are two brilliant cards and if I had to choose I think I'd go for the Penguins . . . they are just too cute!!!

    Sarn xxx

  24. Hi Sandra, these are just adorable! Love all the layers on the tree! Hugs, Karen

  25. Both cards are so adorable! I have to say I'm partial to the penguins. This is such a cute image and I love the beautiful papers and the die cut tree you used.

  26. 2 gorgeous cards sweetie love both the images & lurve the colours.

    Lotsa hugs Vicky xxx

  27. really beautiful cards sandra love them both hugs sassyxx

  28. Both just great hun, love the FF bears one so sweet!

    Hugs Shell xx

  29. They are gorgeous and very festive Sandra, love the first one!

    Warm hugs

  30. beautiful cards Sandra love both but have to say the first one does it for me too
    Hugs and Xmas Wishes
    Kate xx

  31. Beautiful cards Sandra,
    Have a fantastic Xmas.
    Chris x

  32. Gorgeous cards Sandra, perfect choice of papers on both and your decoupage on the 2nd card is beautiful and very neat :) Donna ♥ x

  33. Beautiful cards - thanks for joining the Joanna Sheen Challenge.

    Wendy -x-

  34. Stunning cards Sandra, especially the top one! Ruby x

  35. Hi I know I have already commented on this post but I just wanted to hop back and wish you a very happy Christmas and a fantastic new year
    Lindsay xx

  36. Your cards are gorgeous! Perfect for Christmas. :) Hugs! xx