Sunday, 25 November 2012

Some non-traditional colours for Christmas

I made this card this afternoon, using Stampin' Up snowflake stamps, Versamark and white embossing powder, Salty Ocean and Chipped Sapphire Distress Inks, and a Papertrey Ink sentiment (plus some bling).
 My brother commented that he doesn't like non-traditional colours (in other words, every Christmas card should be red and green), but my niece (Miss 6) decided I should try something different - and she chose Picked Raspberry and Dusty Concord - talk about non-traditional!!


I'll be submitting this card to CASual Fridays "Winter Blues" , to Less is More Glamour and Glitz, and to Addicted to CAS Challenge- SNOW

PS have you been checking out the Christmas-travaganza over at A Blog Named Hero??!?!?!?! A whole heap of Christmassy inspirational goodness from November 22nd until Christmas Eve!  Stay tuned for my guest spot closer to Christmas! Yay!!



13 comments:

  1. Wonderful snowflakes!! I LOVE the non traditional colours :) and Miss 6 did a fantastic job picking her colours too. Thanks so mucb for playing in our first challenge at ATCAS! xx

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  2. These are really pretty Michelle, I love emboss resist!
    Thanks so much
    Chrissie
    "Less is More"

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  3. My favourite technique - emboss resist! Love the colours, both the blue-non traditional one and the colours Miss 6 has chosen! Thank you for playing along with us at ATCAS!

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  4. Both very beautiful cards. Great work on the resist technique.
    Eva

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  5. I think the pink is just fab! Lovely cards

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  6. Love this design and the colours are gorgeous.
    Lynne xxx

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  7. i just love these michelle.. i might just have to CASe you

    thanks so much for joining us this week

    Jen xx
    "Less Is More"

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  8. Wow, Michelle, your inking and embossing are SUPERB!! Love the shine and composition! So glad that you join the fun with us at CAS-ual Fridays!

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  9. I love the non traditional colors - what a lovely snowflake card! Thanks for joining us at the ATCAS challenge!

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  10. Love both colour ways - helped by the stamping being spot on in both. Thanks for joining us at CAS-ual Fridays this week :)

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  11. Gorgeous card, Michelle! I love both the colours. Will make a good card set gift:) Great take on the challenge. Thanks for playing along with us @ CAS-ual Fridays:)

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  12. So pretty in both colours,just love them:) Viv xx

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