Monday 3 November 2014

White Christmas

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Good Morning everyone,

Another weekend gone, there certainly isn't enough hours in the day at the moment and I have a feeling that Christmas will sneak up really quickly.

This is my DT card for Live and Love Crafts and Sandy has given us the theme of "a Christmas Song". The first song that always pops into my head is "I'm dreaming of a white christmas".  My Dad was a Bing Crosby fan and he played this record so much that's its programmed in my head, lol.

Anyway, lots of snow and you know what that means for me...... lots and lots of snow tex, yayyyy. Although you all know I don't have to wait until Christmas to use it right?

I have used the November release Dutch Doobadoo Window Stencil, I will have these in Noor Design UK store on Wednesday :)

The image is cut from the Pion Design Days of Winter 12x12 Diecut sheet. For the wood panels I have used MajaDesign 1905, this sheet is always handy to have.  Lots and Lots of snow tex.

I have added some scallop lace Valentine to the bottom and rose organza trim .  Just to the right of this I used a shabby wooden heart and added some Vax cord, love this cord.

I have used a Noor Design tag die to cut one of the tags and the other tag is cut from the diecut sheet and finished off with a Santa charm, bakers twine and vax cord.  These are popped into a brown pocket and tucked behind the image.

The snowflakes were created using the Noor Design Icicle Border die and finished with a dashing of snowtex and a Melissa Frances flatbacked pearl.

The flower arrangement consists of 20mm and  10mm roses, carnation, clusters of white decoration berries, and cones with a dashing of snow tex.

The leaves were cut from a Noor Design Vintage Flourish Leaf die.

I have added sparkly Greto Garbo lace to the edges of the window doors for that extra touch. 


Hugs Tracy x

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Inkypinkydelights said...

This is fabulous Tracy. Just love that window and shape, you always manage to excel and inspire us. Judy x

Unknown said...

So stunning xxx
Hugs Susan

Stempelhexe said...

Was für eine wundervolle KArte, einfach traumhaft.


Carole Pollard said...

This is wonderful its like looking at a film the depth of the embellishments is amazing. I'm loving all the embellishments in fact I love everything about it.You are so so talented. Love and hugs Carole x

Pam said...

Wow! This is stunning! I am floored by all the beautiful elements in this fab card. I can't take my eyes off it.

Unknown said...

wow, another fabulous creation hun. So much detail <3

Christina said...

Woww this is auch a stunning creation Tracy!!
Hugs Kristel

Louise said...

Wow!!! Absolutely breathtaking. I love it
hugs Louise

shampylou30 said...

Wow this is stunning. So much detail and so pretty xxxx

Petras Bastelschätze said...

WOW das sieht so großartig aus, einfach nur wundervoll!!!
Ich liebe diese Farbharmonie und wie alles so toll gestaltet ist.
Liebe Grüße Petra

Sandy said...

Absolutely gorgeous! Boo hoo - those window things are all sold out - oh woe is me!
Sandy xx

Becky said...

WOW Tracy! This is just jaw dropping gorgeous!

Donna said...

Wow!!! This is super stunning Tracy.
The detail is amazing and the gorgeous embellishments are fab.
Hugs, Donna x

Kathy said...

This beauty is truly a work of art...simply stunning, Tracy!

MinnaL said...

Oh, once again you've done so gorgeous card! Window idea is just amazing and snow tex looks fabulous. How an earth do you get it to look so gritty and rough, "sand-like" (not smooth and sleek)? What "tool" do you use? (Hope I used the right adjectives... ;D)

Grenouille Greetings said...

This is super super gorgeous Tracy! I love it!!! Hugs, Lesley

Rebecca Bradshaw said...

This is absolutely breathtakingly beautiful! Everything looks perfect.

maïté said...

Une merveille votre carte !!!!
tous ces petits détails la rendent absolument magnifiques
Merci de nous les avoir montrés

Cathrine Sandvik said...

Wow! You make the most beautiful cards I've ever seen! I saw your card on Facebook, and decided to visit your blog. I just have to follow you, and I can't wait to see more. Love from Cathrine

Cathrine Sandvik said...

Wow! You make the most beautiful cards I've ever seen! I saw your card on Facebook, and decided to visit your blog. I just have to follow you, and I can't wait to see more. Love from Cathrine

lenywim35 said...

Hello Tracy, Y've made the most beautiful casr with the windy. I like it so much. Greetings leny w

Unknown said...

Hehe...I guessed you'd go with some sort of snow song. :-) Very unique and inspiring card and an excellent choice to use the 1905; looks absolutely brilliant with all the snowtex.

Hugz, Sandy
Owner & Operator @Live & Love Crafts