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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

Friday, 25 July 2014

Kissing Robins !

Good Morning to you all
Well it's 25th July and that means only one thing in blog land
Yes it's Sarns St Rudolphs Day happens on the 25th of each month 
The challenge is to make not one but two or more christmas creations 
And here is what l came up with it's a great way to use up snippets which
Is what l have done here

Products used 
White Scalloped card/Green/Red/White/Glitter card and Red Mirror card Stock
Various designer papers by Create and Craft and Flair Designs Holiday words
This adorable image Kissing Robins was a win from Dawn at Justinklined thank you
Coloured with Copics Added some Glamour Dust Decoupaged the 2nd Bird House Roof
Spellbinders/Memory Box/Marianne Dies and Woodware Corner Punch
Gems/Gold/Silver Stickles/ Ribbon and Sentiment from stash
Hazel's... Extra for july
Craftyhazelnuts ...layer-it-up
Thank you for your time hope you have a lovely day take care
Sandra H xx


  1. This is so beautiful Sandra ! Love your die cuts ! Hugs, blessings and love from Catherine

  2. Lovely image, how "romantic" for a christmas card,
    Hugs Blankina

  3. These are adorable, Sandra, and so colourful!
    Joyce xx

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  5. Thanks for entering your lovely cards for CHNC challenge 186 - you could also enter these into my CHNC challenge extra for July - I'd love to see them there too. x

  6. Stunning Christmas card Sandra...lovely traditional colours


  7. Two fabulous snippets cards Sandra! Amazing how changing the papers totally transforms them - tons of snippets used I see as well :)

    And I spotted that you've entered three times for the butterfly draw!

    Hugs, Di xx

  8. Two super cards Sandra, love the colours. Hope you are enjoying the lovely weather, it's great but I just want to sit out reading, can't be bothered with crafting at all.

    Pat xx

  9. Thank you for sharing your super creations for my CHNC challenge extra for July - hope to see you again soon x

  10. These are beautiful Sandra I'm enjoying this fantastic weather while it lasts have a good weekend.
    Chris x

  11. Totally gorgeous cards. The embellishments are fab and as Di says look so different just by changing the papers and colourways. Hugs Mrs A.

  12. Two gorgeous christmas cards Sandra, love all of the pretty christmassy details, Cathy x

  13. These are so pretty and such great snippets cards.

  14. Great color combinations and image used makes a beautiful and awesome card.xx
    ♥aNNie The Journey is the Start

  15. Sandra two beauties. Two cards that are the same, but really different. I like them both. Your kissing Robins is a very sweet stamp. Happy Rudolph Day!

  16. Sweet image and two lovely traditional cards

  17. Those are great!
    The image is wonderful!

  18. I seem to be having a lot of trouble with leaving comments at the moment so am checking all my Rudolph Day entrants . . . definitely left you one - but it is not appearing.

    Love your sweet robin cards Sandra.

    Thanks for playing along. xxxx

    1. l had trouble posting this Sarn so maybe Mr Blogger is having a bad day no worries x

  19. What beautiful cards, Sandra! I love both versions... that stamp is beyond precious and I love how you've adorned each card. The papers, sparkles, and embellishments are gorgeous! I hope you're having a happy weekend, my friend! :o)

    Hugs and blessings,

  20. Two fantastic creations Sandra! Congratulations again on winning the spot prize on the Just Inklined blog hop!
    It's great to see the winner using the image!
    Dawn xx

  21. Two lovely cards in nice traditional colours. I love the stamped image and the sparkle.
    Jean x

  22. Two gorgeous Christmas creations Sandra. Love the image. Thank you for your lovely comment on my blog....I hope to get back to crafting soon. x

  23. Adorable and gorgeous Christmas cards.

  24. ooooooh very festive and love the robins
    hugs Kate xx

  25. so gorgeous sandra.stunning traditional colours and i love the sweet robins ;D

    xx coops xx

  26. Sandra, this is a stunning Christmas card. Love the red and green and all your pretty additions.


  27. Your Christmas cards are wonderful. I like the traditional colours. Seems to me you will be well stocked when December comes, which is great. :) Hugs! xx

  28. Great cards - love that birdhouse image.

    Thanks for joining us at Crafty Hazelnut's Christmas Challenge Extra.

    Helen x