Tuesday, 5 July 2016

Christmas bauble

This week's muse at Muse Christmas Visions is Marianne who has created this lovely card to inspire us.  I took my inspiration from the shape of the bauble, the colour and the little stamps used to decorate it.  I used a mask to create the bauble shape and then decorated it with little stamps and a few gems.  This is a very quick and easy card to make!
 
I am also going to enter my card into this week's Less is More Challenge which is to make a card based on the colours of your kitchen.  The blues I used in the bauble are the same colours as the wallpaper in my kitchen.
 
 
 
Materials used:-
 
Mask - Stamps Away
Snowflakes - Stamps Away Winter Set (Montage)
Sentiment - Creative Stamping Magazine issue 27 Woodland Christmas
Distress inks - broken china and salty ocean applied with an Inkylicious blending tool
Archival ink - cobalt
Sequins and bow from stash

Thanks for visiting my blog - I really appreciate your comments.  Margaret

10 comments:

  1. How beautiful! The soft blue is so pretty, and the sprinkling of gems and sparkly bow add a perfect finishing touch. Fab LIM card :)

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  2. What a beautiful colour combo for your kitchen Margaret, clean, fresh and so pretty. Love the added gems and a great challenge combo too. Thanks for playing along with us at Less is More this week. Sarah

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  3. Such a pretty bauble. Lovin' those tiny gems! Thanks for playing with us at MCV this week, Margaret!

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  4. Love the monochromatic look of your pretty bauble, and your gems and silver bow add the perfect finishing touch. Thanks so much for playing along at MCV this week.

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  5. So elegant - love the silver ribbon and the snowflakes! So glad you joined us at MCV this week!

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  6. Beautiful card, Margaret. Your ink blending is perfect.

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  7. Just playing catch up on last week's challenge entries!
    This is a real pair of sweeties Margaret!
    Thanks so much
    Chrissie
    "Less is More"

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  8. I love that you Re prepping for Christmas. your card is so pretty! Thanks for sharing at Less is More!

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  9. I love blue for Christmas card and yours is so pretty with the addition of the bling.
    Thanks for sharing with us.
    Anita x
    Less is More

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