Tuesday 31 December 2013

Of course I hung my stockings

....they needed the air!  Don't you just love this Stella quote!

and after an elegant looking front of the card - here is the quote on the inside:

I am entering my card into the following challenges:
Sweet Sketch Wednesday - Sketch 238
ABC Christmas Challenge - Z is for Zany
CHNC - Starting all over again!
CHNC - Anything Christmas

I used some papers from a paper pad that came free with a cardmaking magazine.  The circle and the oval are the front and reverse of the same paper.  I matted using some gold cardstock.  I also used gold Peel-Craft border stickers and some gold ribbon to keep the gold theme running through the card.  The image is from Bugaboo Stamps and coloured with copic markers and then glitzed up with Stickles - Star Dust.  I added three white pearls on some of the dots on the oval shape.

Here is the sketch that I worked from:


  1. Stella just cracks me up! What a great card, saying too. Happy that you could join us on the last week of SSW. Hope to see you over at SSW-2. Hugs, Heide SSW-DT

  2. So fun AND fabulous!!!! That Stella is too funny!! Thanks so much for joining us at Sweet Sketch Wednesday.


  3. I love Stella!! She always makes me laugh. Your card is adorable. Thanks for joining us.
    Nancy SSW

  4. How fun!! Great image and Sentiment!! Love all your details!!
    Thanks so much for playing along with us at Sweet Sketch Wednesday!!
    Blessings to you!!
    Sally SSW-DT

  5. What a fun bugaboo image. I love your papers and fun colors. Have a sweet day! Arlana@ssw!

  6. Suze this is a fun card! I love the Stella images from Bugaboo too. Your papers are very pretty. Happy New Year and thanks for joining us at SSW. Hope you'll continue to play in the challenges at Sweet Sketch Wednesday 2.
    Sharon, SSW-DT

  7. Fabulous card Suze :-) I love Stella and the sentiment is FAB ,,, haha :-)

    thanks for joining us on the ABC Christmas Challenge
    Lols x x x

  8. Funny card. Lovely colour and design . Thanks for joining us at the ABC Christmas Challenge. Hope to se you again soon.
    Dorte x