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Saturday, July 7, 2018

Christmas in July

Hi blogger friends.

I've got a Christmas card to share today.

Entering  in these challenges:

Aloha Fridays - #122 Christmas in July
Aud Sentiment - #207 Flowers
Catch the Bug - #7-2 AG
City Crafter - #419 Christmas in July (silver)(Spotlight Winner!)
Craftaholics R Us - #27 Any Holiday Cards
Crafting From the Heart - #213 AAG
Crafting With Friends - #71 AAG
Creative Fingers - #149 AAG
Creative Moments - #147 AAG
Cute Card Thursday - #537 AG
Dies R Us - #100 AG *
Hiding In My Craft Room - #360 Christmas Colors in July
Jo's Scrap Shack - #241 AAG
Pammie's Inky Pinkies - #1826 AAG
Penny's - #387 AAG
Polkadoodles - #27 AAG
QKR Stampede - #303 AAG

*Dies R Us - Marianne and Spellbinders dies

I don't know why I have such a hard time making Christmas cards in the middle of summer, but I do. It just feels off to me. With that said, I made this silver Christmas card for a couple of Christmas in July challenges.


I just love these Marianne die/embossing folders, they're so intricate, elegant and pretty. And I've been wanting to use this candle die for a long time.




That's it for now, thanks for stoppin' by.
And thanks to all the challengers above for lettin' me play along, you're awesome!
Blessings!
Pam D

13 comments:

Gina said...

Fabulous use of your dies to create this stunning card! * I too struggle with Christmas in Summer...I am a "seasonal" creature :D* Great card. Thank you for sharing with us at Crafting With Friends XXX

Deb said...

Stunning card, so elegant!
Many thanks for joining us at Cute Card Thursday this week for our Anything Goes Challenge!
Debxx

Lucille K said...

Beautiful Christmas card. Thanks you for joining us at City Crafters :)

Darlene said...

Gorgeous! I have that Marianne embossing folder and haven't used it in years ... thanks for inspiration! Your card is fabulous! Thanks so much for playing in our ‘Anything Goes’ challenge at Dies R Us. Good Luck and please come back again soon!

Darlene (DRU Blog Leader)
DIES R US CHALLENGE BLOG
DAR’S CRAFTY CREATIONS Please stop by for a visit.

Margreet said...

Gorgeous card with a great embossing folder.
Thanks for joining us at Catch the Bug.
xxx Margreet DT

Julie Temple said...

This is gorgeous...love the silver! Thanks for playing along at Bugaboo's Catch the Bug this week!!

Julie

Birgit said...

This is stunning with all those wonderful silver touches. A gorgeous Christmas card in the heat of July. Well done! I'm so glad you linked up to the DRU "Anything Goes" challenge. Best of luck to you!

Barbara said...

WOW, beautiful card! Thank you for playing along with us in the DIES R US challenge!
Barbara
Dies R Us Challenge Blog DT
http://carterie-creative.blogspot.fr

Janis Lewis said...

Very beautiful. Thanks for sharing with us at Craftaholics R Us.
I have a new scrapbooking challenge blog if you are also a scrapbooker. Would love you to link up your layouts! Bimini Moose Scrapbook Challenges
Janis
Pause Dream Enjoy

Wendy said...

I agree! It is so difficult to get into the whole Winter coziness thing when it's 90` outside!! Still, this is lovely!! I love the simplicity and the elegance of the silver paper, nice job!! Thanks for sharing with all of us at PIP Challenges!!

Creations by Shirl said...

This is one of my fave oldie but goodie die too! TFS it with KBD Aloha Friday Challenge~

Lisa West said...

Such and elegant card. Thank you for joining us for our Week 27 'Anything Goes' Challenge at Polkadoodles. Hugs Lisa xxx

Marina said...

Congrats on being a Spotlight Artist at CCCB.