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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, 1 October 2014

For a Child!

Hello and welcome l have 2 challenges today first l would like to share another challenge over at
And todays challenge is 
For a Child
This months sponsor is Marianne Designs where one lucky winner will win
2 Dies or 1 Die and 1 Stamp

And this is my creation
Oh don't you think this image is Sooo cute!
This is what for a child is all about
l was looking for an image for the challenge and came across this download
l have had it for ages and not sure where from and all l did was added some
Glamour dust
Other items used
White Scalloped card stock/Green/White card
Spellbinders Dies
Robbert Adams All Occasion Snowflake Die (Dog Image Freebie)
Ribbon, Bakers Twine, Buttons, Gems from stash Dog Die cut 
Here is another that l took from the Kanban Decoupage kits
Just added 3D Sticky Pads to Mount
And added to a White Scalloped card with Kanban B'p's
And Embellishments with tilted head
Now it's your turn do please join in and here you sill see my Fellow Team's Creations
My 2nd challenge is something l've been bursting to tell you
So do call back later and all will be revealed 
Make-it-colourful... chnc-challenge-196-make-it-colourful.
Extra-for october...chnc-challenge-extra-for-october-2014.html 
Thank you and have a lovely day
Sandra H xx


  1. Your cards are so so sweet Sandra ! Fantastic creations as always ! Hugs, blessings and love from Catherine

  2. Gorgeous Sandra luv the doggie one.
    Chris x

  3. Morning sweetie, these are absoluteley gorgeous :0) hugs Pops x x x

  4. Two great cards for the challenge this month Sandra, love the vintage feel of the first and the second is just so cute.

    Pat xx

  5. Lovely cards, Sandra! I really need to get cracking on my Christmas cards....it will be here before we know it.
    Joyce xx

  6. Sandra, your cards are simply precious! What a darling scene in the first one and I just want to hug the little cutie pie in the second! :o) Your cards always bring such joy and these are no exception. Beautifully done as always, my friend!

    Hugs and blessings,

  7. Two gorgeous cards Sandra, absolutely love the expression on the face of the second. Carol x

  8. Two brilliant cards the first 1 reminds me of when i was little
    hugs Shaz x

  9. Your first card reminds me of a jigsaw I had when young - gorgeous.
    The second one would be great for a toddler - lovely creations Sandra xx

  10. Two fabulous cards and the old fashioned windows one brings back memories.
    Love the cute dog one too,

    Kath x

  11. Two brilliant cards Sandra just love the expression on the face if your 2nd card


  12. Stunning cards Sandra perfect for children.
    Hugs Julie xxx

  13. Wonderful cards Sandra - and the first one is especially great for the little one :) Takes me back in time!

    Hugs, Di xx

  14. These are true holiday inspiration! The second is just adorable!

  15. Wow! What a great image. Love the buttons and the snowflakes.

  16. Gosh, you're spoiling us again with 2 amazing cards.Love the Toy shop window card.It really takes you back to the old toy shops.Beautiful.The second card is so cute.any child would love to receive either card dearie.Beautiful selection.Hugs x

  17. WOW how cute your reindeer looks-- my daughter would love it...must show it to her
    Dr Sonia
    Cards Crafts Kids Projects

  18. Thanks for entering your lovely crafting for CHNC challenge 196 - you could also enter this into my CHNC challenge extra for October - I'd love to see it there too. x

  19. That reindeer is absolutely adorable!!! LOVE it!! xx

  20. Beautiful card for a little child...I remember Kanban and these kits. Ruby x

  21. What wonderful creations. That has to be every child's dream looking into a window like that.

  22. Thank you for sharing your lovely crafting for my CHNC challenge extra for October - hope to see you again soon x