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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

Thursday, 1 August 2013

So charmed l'm sure!

Hello my fellow bloggers hope all is well
Yes its that time again for another fabulous challenge 
Over at Sparkles Christmas Challenge
Our Theme: To use a Christmas Charm/Brads by our very own Debbie
We have a great sponsor and this being the brilliant
The winner will recieve 3 digi's from the online store
This is my card using this adorable image from our sponsors
Products used
White Scalloped card/Kanban crafts all wrapped up for Christmas card/Border
Pink gem Image Jodie with Baubles coloured with Pro/Flexmarkers Glamour Dust
Spellbinders dies/Die-namic corners/Party lanterns crafts
Gems/Lace/Ribbon white pen
Sentiment Cuddle Buddly clear stamp/Memento ink
Christmas Charms
And because these digis are so lovely l made a 2nd card using
This Pre-coloured Pink gems image
 Products used
White Scalloped card stock
Wild Rose Studio Christmas B/P's/Red/Silver Mirror card/Lilac card
Pink Gems Image already coloured "These are fab and save lots of time"
Spellbinders/MemoryBox Dies
Glamour Dust, Christmas Charm/Bells/Gems/Candi cane
Christmas Ribbon
Stampin up Sentiment/Memento Ink
Thank you for your time and if your looking for inspiration 
Please check out my fellow DT's Here 
 I hope you enjoyed your visit
And please do call back again 
Many thanks Sandra H xx
Links l'd like to enter into
Craftyhazels.....Snowmen/women chnc-135-snowmen-or-women
Craftyhazelsextra......Anything goes chnc-challenge-extra-for-august
Christmascardsallyearround....Fussy and Fancy.......christmascardsallyearround


  1. 2 fabulous cards Sandra coloured in beautifully

    Shaz xx

  2. Your cards are so so sweet Sandra ! Love the lace in the corner of the first one and the delightful little charms ! Hugs, blessings and love from Catherine

  3. Two gorgeous cards,love them both.xxx

  4. Oh wow Sandra two stunning cards, I love the cute images and colour combo's,, fab embellishments too.

    Hugs Julie xxx

  5. Two very beautiful cards dearie.You have such a great style.Hugs x

  6. Two adorable cards Sandra, I love the corner lace on the first card and the Christmas ornaments on the second.

  7. Hi Sandra
    Fabulous card....
    Thanks for joining us at Crafty Hazelnuts Christmas Challenge this month....
    Hugs Sylvie xx

  8. Two super cards Sandra, great Christmas designs and lovely images

    Kath x

  9. Two gorgeous cards Sandra. Love the first one with all the gorgeous details. The second one is so cute.

  10. Both gorgeous cards Sandra!

    My favourite one is the snowman one, I love the colours used on that one and I'm just a fan of snowmen card, lol.

    Take care.

    Happy Crafting!!! :) X X

  11. Your cards are gorgeous - thanks for entering them into my CHNC challenges and also CCAYR 'fussy and fancy', Hazel, CCAYR Design Team x

  12. 2 fabby cards Sandra......gorgeous images & embellies!
    Hugs Jo x

  13. gorgeous cards sandra.i love your fab designs and the images are so sweet :D

    xx coops xx

  14. Great cards Sandra, put me to shame!
    I'd better get busy!

  15. Oh Sandra, both of these cards are so gorgeous and sweet! I love the papers and embellishments.. and both card designs are beautiful. I too love Pink Gem images and you've used them in such a lovely fashion. Gorgeous work as always, my friend. It's always a joy to see your creations. :o)

    Hugs and blessings!

  16. Both are really sweet hun, love the lace on the first & the colour combo of the second is great!

    Have a fab weekend
    hugs shell xx

  17. beautiful cards with such sweet images on them
    Hugs Kate xx

  18. 2 lovely cards Sandra! I love all the embellishments! xx

  19. I'm back to thank you for sharing for both CHNC challenges x

  20. Two lovely cards Sandra, great designs and beautiful lace trim.

    Pat xx

  21. Who wouldn't want to receive these gorgeous cards in the mail for holidays?! They are sooooo pretty! I love them! Hugs! xx

  22. 2 gorgeous cards Sandra, have a great weekend.
    Chris x

  23. Absolutely gorgeous Sandra I love the layout of both and all of the die cuts and embellies, fabulous colour theme and colouring
    Have a lovely weekend
    Hugs Bridget :) x

  24. Hi Sandra, just wanted to pop over to say thank you for the comment you left on my entry to the last Sparkles Xmas challenge - it means a lot to me so thank you very much!
    Two lovely Xmas cards. I especially love the second one - the colour scheme is so soft and so pretty hugs Karen

  25. These are both so darn cute, amazing colors and details...

  26. Fabulous cards Sandra, hope you are well, thanks for visiting my blog.
    Have a great Sunday, hugs Teresa xx

  27. Two gorgeous Christmas card Sandra...great layouts and images


  28. Beautiful and adorable card Sandra. I love the Christmas charms and beautiful papers. The images are so cute.

  29. Adorable cards!!! Thanks so much for participating in our CHRISTMAS CARDS ALL YEAR 'ROUND challenge!! Hope to see you again for our next challenge!!
    A Little Bit O' Paper

  30. So cute Sandra, they're beautiful
    Bev x

  31. Both are so cute, and I liked all the diecuts, sparkly embellishments you use. The lace trim is a particular favorite of mine on cards, and it really added so much charm to this little miss on your first card. The pink snowlady was adorable. TFS