Thursday, 15 January 2015


Hello fellow blogsters, just posting another Christmas card because it is the midway point for the CCAYR Challenge.  This is one I made for the son of an ex-colleague of mine.  I saw the digi at Dr Digi's House of Stamps (here) and it made me chuckle so much that I bought it even though I didn't know who I was going to make the card for at the time.


7" x 7" Kraft Card blank - Anna Marie Designs
'Christmas Chris' digi - Dr Digi's House of Stamps
Sentiment - Dr Digi's House of Stamps
Kraft card - Crafters' Companion
Back to Basics Christmas Pad - Dovecrafts
Printed Burlap Stack - DCWV
Red and Green card - stash
Swirling Holly Embossing Folder - Creative Expressions
Stitched Circles Stax die - Lil'Inkers Dies
Stitched Square Stax die (inside card) - Lil'Inkers Dies
Precious Snowflake die - Memory Box Dies
Lindeman Snowflake die - Memory Box Dies
Tags and Bookplates dies (for sentiment) - X-Cut Large Dies
Holly Accent Border die - Spellbinders Dies
DecoArt Glamour Dust

Why not pop and have a look at the other DT cards on the blog and have a go at entering the challenge - this month the prize is from Platypus Creek Stamps and is two cling mount Christmas stamps.  It's never too early to start making your cards for December!!!!

Thank you so much for stopping by and having a look at my creation, I hope you have managed to leave me a comment about Rudolph and his Pudding, don't worry if you haven't the time - I, for one, totally understand how things are these days.

Take good care of yourselves.

Lots of big hugs to you all


  1. This is fabulous Sue, I love the fun image and gorgeous detailing.
    hugs Sue xx

  2. Oh wow I love this Sue! What a wonderful image and fabulous embellishments! Love the addition of the burlap too! Susan x

  3. This made me smile Sue, such a great image (of course it IS a padded onsie!!) and the embossed mat is brilliant xx

  4. Such a fun image and beautiful card Sue. Love the embossing details too.

  5. Such a fun card Sue, love it. Carol x

  6. Hi Sue, fantastic fun card, great image and pretty papers, hugs Kate x

  7. Hi Sue. Sorry I have not been able to be around and comment on your beautiful cards. This is brilliant. I love it.

  8. Fab card Sue, have been intending to enter this so had better get crafting, hugs Carole Z X

  9. Hi Sue
    Well, I don't know where they got a snap of Mr D in his Christmas onesie!
    Love cards that make me smile.
    Have a great day.
    Ang x

  10. Ohhhhh Agnes this made me giggle!! I asked Paul if he wanted a onesie for Crimbo and I won't put on here what the reply was LMAOOO beautiful card love the dies...will be checking your stash one day!!! huggles to you all Sue xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx (Winnie)

  11. A super design card for CCAYR, Sue (so glad you joined the team) - and thanks for voting for me on Scrapping4fun xx

  12. Super cute card Sue! Love that reindeer...he's a wee bit saucy!! Thanks for joining the sisterhood of snarky stampers for our "W is for WOW it's cold challenge"

  13. Your card is just adorable! Thanks for joining in the challenge this week at Little Red Wagon :)
    Joanne xo

  14. That reindeer is definitely "post holiday." Too much fruit cake this season. Thanks for sharing this fun guy with us. Thanks for playing along at the Sisterhood of Snarky Stampers.

  15. Oh how cute is this!! Love that sweet image and sentiment!!

    Thank you very much for joining us this week at the Simon Says Stamp Wednesday Challenge Blog!


  16. Fabulous Christmas card!
    Thanks for playing at the ABC Christmas Challenge! We hope that you'll join us throughout the year!
    Helen x

  17. Hilarious image! Love it! Thanks for playing along with us at Through The Craft Room Door!
    X Cara

  18. ROFL! Define naughty, indeed! Rosie LOVES the chocolate buttons you sent. She's finished hers and is now eyeing André's. The boy is a judicious consumer and Rosie... well, she's just plain greedy. Peanut is not one to share so she's keeping a close eye on her little bag. But I digress... Cute card... and the reindeer does look like he's been
    a naughty little boy! Thank you for everything, Sue! <3
    hugs, Asha

  19. Now that some Snarky Christmas! Grin Thanks for joining us over at the Sisterhood of Snarky Stampers for our "W" is for WOW it's Cold Challenge!

  20. Adorable. Thanks for joining us at Sisterhood of Snarky Stampers.

  21. Thank you for sharing your lovely crafting for my CHNC challenge extra for January - hope to see you again soon x

  22. Total fun! Not the average image you see with that sentiment, which makes the card even better. Thanks for joining the fun at the Sisterhood of Snarky Stampers!

  23. Just too CUTE! I love your coloring. Wonderful "naughty" bear.

    So glad you joined us at Die Cut Divas.

  24. Thank you for stopping to comment on FB, Soupie! I'm sorry I've been nee deep in neebus for the whole of January! I hope you are well! I laughed my arse off over your card! I gotta get me one of them moosie costumes!! It won't even need alterations after the binge I've been on since Halloween, through Thanksgiving, and on to Christmas. I've got a couple of weeks to lose those 30 lbs before the chocolate comes back for Valentine's Day, right? I can do it, right? Oh, hahahahahahaha!! Owell, LITS!! Take care! Hugs, Darnell

  25. A Fab creation. Thanks for joining Stamping Sensations. Good luck. 
    Happy crafting 
    Tracy x

  26. This is a brilliant card, such a fabulous design.
    Thank you for joining us at Paper Creator's Crafts.
    I have candy on my blog if you would like to take a look -

  27. Wonderful card, Sue. I had a great giggle with this adorable image...So cute and fun!


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Hugs Sue Pxxx