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Saturday, 2 October 2010

CES Challenge No 6 - Get Ahead Get a Hat!

Hi everyone - yay it's Saturday - heaven!  No work and time too for the next challenge over at Crafty Emma's Store Challenge Blog. This week it's my turn to set the challenge and I've chosen the theme of Hats.  So, we want to see hats on your card in some shape or form, either on your image or on your papers or backgrounds - you decide!!
Emma has an amazing prize up for grabs too - one lucky entrant could win these gorgeous papers - Glitterati by Memory Box.

For my card, I've used one of the so lovely Lili of the Valley Christmas stamps.

I've also used the most fabulous Christmas Papers, Home for the Holidays, by Webster's Pages which are available from Crafty Emma's Store.  As they are so gorgeous, I didn't want to hide them behind lots of layering and embellies! The poinsetta flowers are also from Emma's store and I distressed the edges slightly and added lots of stickles.  The holly leaves are from my stash and I added the dew drops (Emma's!) to look like the berries.

I coloured the image using my Promarkers, also sold by Emma, I've edged the image with an Inkadinkoo snowflake flourish and then added more stickles to her hat, bobbles and the ground!!

The DT at Crafty Emmas Challenge have totally wowed me with their cards this week, so hop on over and take a peek. 

Thanks for popping in - I hope to get round to see a few peeps over the weekend!!


Janette said...

Oh this is such a lush card, gorgeous image and those flowers look fab.xx

Vicky said...

Wow.....a stunning card hun its absolutely gorgeous. I love Websters they do the most prettiest paper EVER & I do get a bit sad when I have to cut them lol. Hope you have a great weekend hun.

Lotsa hugs Vicky xx

coops said...

wow, absolutely stunning card julie.the image is so beautiful and i love the fantastic papers and your holly looks fab :)

xx coops xx

CraftyC said...

Hey Julie. You certainly know how to put a smile on my face. Buttering me up like that LOL. Well I think your card is fantastic. I just adore this image and as usual your colouring is spot on. Enjoy the rest of your weekend!!

amanda stokes said...

This is gorgeous Julie,the image, the paper's everything :)
hugs amanda xx

maddy hill said...

That is just so so cute ! love your colouring !

Sharon said...

Julie you card is amazing ~ just stunning!
Love your papers, embellishments and the image is gorgeous!

Sharon x

Anonymous said...

Absolutely stunning, Julie! I love the papers and all the sparkle, and your colouring is wonderful! x

gina g said...

Hiya darling wow this is such a beauty hun i love the gorgeous image and the papers are fab. I will have to ink mine up as i've not had a chance yet. luv gina xx

Donna said...

Stunning card Julie, I love the gorgeous festie papers and embellies and such fab colouring too...a really beuatiful card :) Donna x

jules said...

Hi Julie wow stunning card!!!!thanks for the inspiration!

Grenouille Greetings said...

Beautiful - Julie! Just beautiful! Love Lx

Carrie said...

wow...this is everything about it hunni xx

Jules said...

Hi Julie

This looks really lovely.

Great image and I love your holly and dew drop berry embellishments. All super duper festive!!!

Love Jules xx

Dena said...

Julie!!! This card is STUNNING!!! Those papers are gorgeous, your coloring gorgeous and I love the holly berry cluster in the corner!!! Great card!!!!
Hugs, Dena

Sheena said...

Love everything about this card and not remotely jealous of your colouring lol! Sheena xx