Sunday, 14 July 2013

Christmas Card Club #13: Pastels with a Circle

I'm late with my Christmas Card Club offering. Sorry, ladies. I had it scheduled for tomorrow instead of today. So here it is... finally, my take on the challenge set by Clare: Use Pastel Colours and a Circle. 


Made a square card with papers are from Papermania's Mistletoe Kisses 6x6 pad. Just a few embellies on this one: blue bling and ribbon. 

The stamp is from Chocolate Baroque's "Christmas Song" set. I stamped the holly in Memento Cottage Ivy,  the robin in Rich Cocoa and a splash of Promarker Lipstick red for his breast.

On the inside, a sentiment from Chocolate Baroque's Warm Christmas Greetings, stamped with Memento Tuxedo Black.


There you have it - my very late card for Christmas Card Club. I'll see ya tomorrow, in the meantime have a blessed Sunday!

Beijinhos, 


23 comments:

  1. Hi Asha, the robin is such an iconic Christmas image isn't it? Love your image and colours. A great card. Christine xx

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  2. So sooooo pretty Asha love it and gorgeous robin. Ollie has been out in his pool all day with all his toys LOL. If it was big enough I would have jumped in!!! huggles hun Sue xxx

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  3. That's so pretty! I love Christmas cards that use nontraditional colors.
    Thank you for joining us at Cut it Up Challenges!
    Evelyn
    http://mylittlecraftblog.wordpress.com

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  4. A very pretty Christmas card x

    hugs sally x
    sallysbitz.blogspot.co.uk

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  5. Beautiful card - love how you did the ribbon to look like a present! TFS

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  6. Sweet little robin!

    Very pretty card Asha. The blue ribbon and die really sets off your sweet birdie. Gosh, what a perfect sentiment!!!

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  7. Beautiful Christmas card!! I like the out of bounds image!! Very pretty colours!

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  8. Gorgeous Christmas car, Asha! The pastels are so pretty and I love the layout and image!

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  9. Wow I love it its sooo pretty and a devine image, I like this pastel challenge its made me think a bit and plan some softer cards....lovely Asha,
    trying to keep cool its only 10 am and alresdy 28c.....not typical for us northerners.....doing all my jobs while it is cool....hugs Margaret

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  10. I love the bird stamped in the brown and a great sentiment! Fab DSP to match. Really does look good for a Xmas card x

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  11. What a lovely cute Christmas card. Thank you so much for sharing your lovely creation with us at Totally Papercrafts.

    Hugs
    Cathy DT
    xxxxx

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  12. Obrigada for the lovely comments on my blog Asha - and obrigada for posting this really sweet Christmas card. I love the papers with this little robin image. Sooo sweet.

    Hugs to you Sue Pxxx

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  13. Very Beautiful!!! Awesome job!
    Thank you for joining us at Cut It Up Challenges.
    Have a wonderful day,
    Migdalia
    ♥ Crafting With Creative M (my blog)♥
    ♥ 2 Creative Chicks Challenges ♥
    ♥ Silhouette Challenges ♥

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  14. Really beautiful colors and I do love the striped paper and stitching you've done here Asha! :)

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  15. Hi Asha
    Fabulous card... Love the image......
    Hugs Sylvie xxx

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  16. Stunning! Love that image. Wonderful Christmas card, my friend.

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  17. Beautiful Christmas card Asha. Love the soft colors and design. Thanks for joining us at PCJ in our "Christmas in July" challenge and good luck. Hugs, Gale DT

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  18. A lovely card! I like your choice of non-traditional Christmas colors for this design, and in spite of your choice of colors it feels really Christmasy!

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  19. Asha: Your card is so pretty! Thank you for joining our “Christmas in July” Challenge #41.

    Diane
    Simply Create Too Design Team Member
    http://DianesDigitalDesigns.blogspot.com

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  20. Beautiful - the pastels are just right for Clare's CCC challenge - and thanks for linking too for my CHNC challenge extra for July - hope to see more of your festive makes soon. x

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  21. What an utterly sweet and CHARMING card! I love everything about it, especially the soft colors and pretty papers! Thanks for joining us at A Gem of a Challenge this week!

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  22. This is beautiful thanks for playing with us at PCJ this time
    Jacki xx(PCJ DT)
    http://scullduggery-cardsbyjacki.blogspot.co.uk/
    http://punkyougirl.blogspot.co.uk/

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  23. I well and truly have stitching envy Asha!!! your card is gorgeous and adore the stitching. I love that stamp and the papers too. Love how you have combined the pastel shades. Thank you so much for taking part in my challenge. Big hugs Clare xxx

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