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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

Tuesday, 1 November 2016

Holly and Ivy

Holly and Ivy
Good morning fellow bloggers a new challenge over at Sparkles Christmas Buddies 
Starts today and runs until the end of the month
Todays challenge was chosen by me
Holly and Ivy 
Here is my card

All of the ingrediants are from my stash and the image l required some time back

Coloured with Pro/Flexi Markers added some Glamour glitter, Ribbon and Gems
Holly Die from Memory Box 

We are sponsored by
Sandra H

So hopefully one of you lucky winners will get to use them 

Click Here where you can see all of the Dt's inspirations and Here to the main challenge
Do please join in 
Hope you have an enjoyable day
Sandra H xx
Di's snippets Here  
 Craftyhazelnut Extra Here 


  1. Gorgeous creation hun, just love it!
    Hugs Shell xx

  2. Hi dearie, Wow, your card is beautiful. Love the sparkle too. Hope you're ok.Thanks for sponsoring us this month, and for your lovely comments as always.Hugs xx

  3. Fabulous card Sandra - I love the theme you chose as well. Must note down to join in this month.


    Di xx

  4. Your holly and ivy card is beautiful Sandra love traditional colours


  5. Lovely Christmas card. The colours and design is just beautiful.xx{aNNie}

  6. Absolutely beautiful Sandra, wonderful image.
    Hugs Julie xxx

  7. Gorgeous card Sandra, love the traditional colours.

    Happy Crafting
    Hugs Bavs x

  8. Hi Sandra, what a lovely Christmas card, hope to join the challenge too..big hugs and thanks for all your lovely comments, Blankina

  9. Fabulous card, great choice for the theme and some really lovely images and dies, oh and love the paper too.
    Sorry if I did not comment on your last post but I was away for the week and have been hard pressed to do any back commenting as away again in another couple of weeks.
    But thank you so very much for still commenting on my posts, I really, really appreciate it and so sorry that at the moment I have not been able to do the same for you.
    Thanks so much Sandra.

    Kath xx

  10. Sandra, What a great theme, and your card is so pretty! Thanks for sponsoring this month's prize. :)

  11. What a beautiful and colorful snippets Christmas card, Sandra! You've picked a great theme!! Hugs, Darnell

  12. Gorgeous card, Sandra. Love the poinsettia topper and the trail of holly down the side - lovely! Elizabeth x

  13. A beautiful Christmas card Sandra, love the traditional colours. Hope all is well with you. Carol x

  14. Beautiful card Sandra! I do love traditional Christmas colours :)

    T xx

  15. Lovely colourful Christmas card Sandra, great image. Have a good weekend.

    Pat xx

  16. Such a lovely Christmas card I love the traditional cards, I think it really brings home just how close christmas is now,
    Have a lovely weekend
    Hugs & Kindest regards Bridget :) xx

  17. Hi
    fun card
    thanks for joining us at CHCC2
    hugs Lisbeth
    DT CHCC2

  18. Ah this is so sweet, what a great card, Love Hazelxx

  19. Gorgeous card!
    Lots of dimension!
    Thanks for popping in!

  20. Pretty traditional colors for Christmas. Love both images and your card design.


  21. Oh how lovely Sandra. Great card xxx

  22. How beautifully you've added the holly to this card! I love this challenge theme. Great inspiration! Hugs, Autumn