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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, 1 August 2016

A Shaped Christmas Card

Good Morning to you all
As its the first of the month we have another new challenge over at
Brought to us by our team member
 Helen N
This challenge is to create a 
Shaped Christmas Card 
To create my shaped card l used one of the 
Spellbinders dies .....Creative book pages
Added some Christmas background paper
Pre-coloured image, Sentiment, Snowflake, Hollydie and Red gems 
We are sponsored again by the talented
Marianne Designes
Contact Winnie at winnie@mariannedesign.nl

Marianne Dies  --  Surprise Prize 
 l do hope your going to join in and
Here is the main link so why not check it out 
You will get lots of inspiration from the Dt's 
Now lets see what you can create
Many thanks Sandra H xx
I''d like to enter into the following challenges
Di's Snippet.....2016/07/pixies-snippets-playground-week-240.
Hazels Anything goes.....craftyhazelnuts/2016/08/chnc-challenge-extra-for-august-2016.


  1. Such a sweet card Sandra and love the shape


  2. What an unusual shaped card this is. Love the design paper and the oh so cute image.
    Hugs Mrs A.

  3. Darling image Sandra and such an unusually shaped card as well - I love it!


    Di xx

  4. What a lovely idea for a shaped card! Love the DP.
    Joyce xx

  5. Absolutely beautiful Sandra gorgeus design .
    Hugs Julie xxx

  6. A fantastic card hun :) xxx

  7. This is gorgeous,love the image.xxx

  8. Wonderful shaped card & lovely image xxx

  9. Hi Sandra I haven't seen this shape card before but it looks really beautiful and such a cute image too..

    Hope you have a good week
    Hugs Babs x

  10. Fabulous shape of card Sandra and a cute image, great papers and embellishments.

    Kath x

  11. What a fabulous shape for your card. Love the papers and colours you chose here. A really striking card!~

  12. What a fabulous shape for your card. Love the papers and colours you chose here. A really striking card!~

  13. Adorable shaped card dearie. Love everything about it. Hope you're well and doing ok. Hugs xxxx

  14. Fabulous shape card Sandra, so nice to see your cards up...hugs.xx

  15. Great card Sandra, lovely shape and cute iamge.

    Pat xx

  16. Sandra, this is gorgeous. I love the unique shape and as always your card is filled with heartwarming joy. What a darling image and I adore your sweet design. Thank you for the sweet inspiration, my friend. Sending tons of love your way. :o)

    Hugs and blessings,

  17. A wonderful shape and I love the color and pattern. Very sweet graphic.

  18. A really pretty card Sandra and a really sweet image. I really like the shape too. Barbxx

  19. Gorgeous card Sandra, I love the shape of it!
    The colours are fab too!
    Dawn xx

  20. Love the shape and papers you chose. What an adorable stamp, and colored up beautifully. Great holiday card, Sandra.


  21. OH . . . how cute!! I LOVE that sweet little puppy!! And the shape of your card is so fun! Thanks for playing with CHNCC2.