Saturday 15 December 2012

It's Christmas!!

I want to start by saying a massive thank you to everyone that has entered our challenges this year. This will be our last challenge of the year and we would like you to be inspired by the season so show us your winter or Christmas themed creations.

We have as always some great prizes up for grabs but first I am sure you want to know who the winners for last months Gentlemens hour are...

Prize numer 1  - #6 Lesley at Grenouille
Prize number 2 - #14 Kbrady4

Please look out for my email.

Now onto this months prizes we have 3 Christmas prizes from ....

A surprise bundle from Bunny Zoe

Marianne is giving this little lot...

A surprise bundle from Natalie and Amy
So there will be 3 prizes rather than the normal 2 as it is Christmas :D
Here is some inspiration from the DT.....

It has been hard to chose the materials for this challenge...Marianne Design has lanched such fantastic
winter / Christmas products, please check my blog this month for other examples....

Material Marianne Design used:

Marianne Design Stampfairy Christmas sentiments SF1118

Marianne Design Stampfairy SF


Marianne Design pretty paper bloc scandinavian winter


Marianne D Craftables - Eline's Xmas Star CR 1229

Marianne D Craftables - Stars CR 1226

Marianne D Craftables - Stamp Set CR 1223

Marianne D Craftables - Envelope CR 1211

ribbons are also MD

Marianne Design products used:

Pretty paper bloc Cozy Christmas PK9086
creatables: ijspegel LR0135, dennenbomen LR0136, lantaarnpaal LR0191, kerk LR0254
3d snoesjesvel 3DHM0019
clear stamp Eline's Winter huis EC0133
pretty pearls (stars) PP9203

Marianne Design Products Used
Pretty Paper Bloc Elin's Vintage
Don & Daisy stamp DDS3309
Marianne Dies: CR 1231 Angel with Star, LR 0117 Frame, LR 0236 Anja Large Oval,
LR 0136 Tree, LR 0244 Holly, LR 0204Grass
JU 0865 Vintage Lace

My Recipe for this Card:
Marianne Design
Design Paper-Pretty Paperbloc "Warm Winter Wishes" PB 7039.
Marianne Design Products Used
Punch and Emboss Folder Anja Vintage DS0913 - Christmas Trees CR1227 - Image Little Sweethearts Garland TC0826 - Paper Tissue's PT2309 - PT2302 - PT2304 - Seasons Greetings/Merry Christmas LR0225 - Happy Birthday/Congrats LR0223

Marianne Design Products Used


  1. Wow!! Thank you so much for drawing my name as one of the lucky prize winners and congratulations to Lesley!! Gorgeous DT inspirations and another fabulous challenge!!
    Hugs Hazel xx

  2. I am delighted to have been chosen as a winner and congratulations to Hazel too! I hope I can play along with the new challenge there are certainly marvellous creations from the DT to inspire me! Hugs, Lesley

  3. Fabulous creations from the DT. merry christmas to you all xx

  4. halli-hallo,

    was für geniale kreationen hat das DT. gestaltet. dnake schän dafür.

    glg meggi

  5. Beautiful creations by the DT. Merry Christmas.

  6. Hi there, i'm not sure if it's because of the Christmas holidays but i haven't received an email regarding my prize!! My email address is
    Thanks and a Happy New Year!!
    Hugs Hazel xx

  7. Mit meinen letzten Weihnachtshäuser, will ich hier noch teilnehmen.
    Liebe Grüsse, Ulla

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  9. Ich will noch einmal mit einer Winterkarte mitmachen.
    Liebe Grüsse, Ulla

  10. this is nice
    happy new year!

  11. I added a second card for the winter challenge! I hope i can still sign in.

    Gr Antoinette


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