Monday 3 August 2015


Please don't forget to scroll down 'cos I've posted twice today ... again!!!  Thank you peeps!xxx

Hi there again - this is my second post today and it's for the CCAYR challenge.  I do love being on this DT because it means I start making my Christmas cards in January!  It really does help me because I have been known to procrastinate somewhat and I don't have any excuses now!    Our theme this month is Snowflakes so we want to see any creation you like as long as you put snowflakes on there!

I used die cuts, die cuts and more die cuts on my card and Winnie didn't have to snitch at all because I bought them ages ago!  Honest.  Will confess that I haven't used the curved border or the Let it Snow dies before though!  You may also notice that I've popped a few little 'diamonds' on the snowflakes - the maestro took the initial pics without the bling but I thought it was missing that 'je ne sais quoi' so out came the gems.


6" x 6" White card blank - Create and Craft (eons ago!!)
Blue and White textured card - American Cardstock 12" x 12"
Curved Borders 2 dies - Card Creator - Spellbinder Dies
'Let it Snow' die - Sue Wilson Festive Collection at Creative Expressions
Giovanna Snowflake die - Poppy Stamps Dies
Bristol Snowflake die - Memory Box Dies
Snowflake DIE100F - Impression Obsessions Dies
Snowflake DIE024X - Impression Obsessions Dies

I made another of my favourite 'flat' cards so it can be posted without costing an arm and a leg!   Well that's it for now, I'm just off to start my next card and time waits for no man (or woman!).

Lots of big hugs to you all, I hope you can find time to craft a little this week.  If you have left a comment today, I would just love to say a big thank you for doing so.

Love to you all  Sue xxx

I would like to enter my card into the following 10 challenges -

Whimsy Stamps Challenge No 85 - Christmas in July
Winter Wonderland Challenge (Aug) - Christmas Carol/Song (Let it Snow)


  1. Wow that hits the mark for sure as Let it Snow. Very stunning card Sue. Zx

  2. This is a beautiful snowflaky creation Sue, love the design. Carol x

  3. Hi sue me wonderful blogging mate.
    Well another super creation as well today.
    Wonderful design as usual, and gorgeous dies used.
    Now can a girl have too many dies, no I don't think so. LOL.
    My DH keeps saying how many dies do you need, well they keep bringing our such fab new ones it's such a tmeptation isn't it.
    Lots of crfty love. Jenny L.

  4. Hi Sue
    A snowflake spectacular! Looks stunning.
    Still procrastinating? Those tablets and the cream not working then lol!
    Best wishes.
    Ang x

  5. Love it Sue my favourite colour combo and that fabulous Sue Wilson die ...beautiful xxx

  6. This is fabulous Sue, love the blue and white together - very striking and frosty. A gorgeous design and the right amount of sparkle too.

  7. Love this and your 'big spender' card!!! Agnes says Hi to Winnie LOL the blue and white together are fab missus..lots of hugglesssssssssssss Winnie xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx

  8. Your card is amazing! Those dies really pop, and I love your color combo. Thanks for sharing with 613 Avenue Create.

  9. wahhhh! I lost my comment! LOL here I go against - LOVE your Christmas beauty - both elegant and sweet with the fabulous die cuts and lovely, elegant color choices in your layers! The snowflakes look fantastic! hugs, de

  10. Gorgeous Christmas card Sue, stunning design and love the colours..Hugs Lozzy xx
    Thank you for joining us at A Bit More Time To Craft Challenge and thank you for your lovely comment you gave us all xx

  11. Stunningly gorgeous Sue, I love the dies and the fabulous frosty design, hugs Kate x

  12. Gorgeous Christmas card Sue. Thank you for playing along with our Challenge at Creative Craft Cottage. We would love to see you again … Anet DTx

  13. Stunning card ! Love this sotf color !
    Thanks for joining in the fun at A Bit More Time To Craft and GOOD LUCK !
    Maryvonne DT Member

  14. Super cute!!! Thank you for joining us at Craft Your Passion, good luck!!! Amy DT

  15. lovely card thanks for sharing with CLC Rachel dt

  16. OOH I have keep seeing lots of Christmas cards and it's so sunny and hot outside today! Lol, this is gorgeous Sue, love the colours, hugs Carole Z X

  17. What a stylish card! Thank your for sharing your creation at Craft Your Passion.
    Myriam DT

  18. Gorgeous card and great details! :) Thanks for playing along at Creative Fingers! Sorry about the late comment! Good luck in the draw ♥ Tindaloo

  19. Love love love how you offset the die cuts and used 2 colors, just gorgeous! Thank you for joining us at Creative Craft Cottage and hope to see you again soon! :) ~Annie

  20. Wow Sue, I love your elegant card. The blue, white and silver combo is gorgeous.

    Thank you for joining us at Winter Wonderland for our Christmas Carols/songs challenge, and good luck in the draw.

    Jennifer. x

  21. Love that Let is Snow die - very elegant. Even though it is a "flat" card - it has a lot of interesting texture. Thank you for joining in the challenge at CHNC Extra for August.


Thank you so much for your comments, you make my day!
Hugs Sue Pxxx