Wednesday, July 13, 2016

Monochromatic Challenge at CGC ~ #80

Hello crafting friends. I hope you are all well.
To start off this challenge, I want to announce last week's blog hop winner as chosen by Brian.son :-)
She is ...

Patti J.

Please contact me at with your address details so that I can put your package of Christmas goodies in the mail for you.

Now for today's challenge at Crafty Gals Corner.

Challenge #80 ~ Monochromatic!

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Remember, I'm celebrating Christmas in July this entire month, so here is my third Christmas card.  More about this celebration on this post! Please follow the directions in order to stand in line to win the blog candy prize at the end of the month.

Card base - Recollections 6.5" x 5"
White and red card stock - GinaK.
Embossing Die - Marianne Designs - Anja's Rectangle
Greeting stamp - Cardz TV - Very Merry
Sentiment stamp - Great Impression Stamps
Copic markers were used for colouring
Flower - Buddly Crafts
Foliage - MS Punch

I hope you liked my card and were able to draw a little inspiration from it.  Now, it's your turn to get creative and play along with us.  You have till noon, CST, on Tuesday, 19 July 2016, to link your project to our challenge #80, "Monochromatic", at Crafty Gals Corner.  Can't wait to see what you all come up with.

Please take a few moments and visit our blog.  You'll find awesome inspiration while browsing through the cards the DT made especially for you.  Please take a quick look at the few rules for this challenge.  Also, don't forget to visit our wonderful sponsor this week. 

Till next time,
Crafty Hugs


  1. congratulations to patti!
    this is great idea how to use this die, amazing card!

  2. Gorgeous card inside and out Lena !!
    Kevin xx

  3. Love this inside sentiment every time you use it!

  4. Cool!!!!! I am SO excited! Thank you, Lena! I love this card - what a beautifuly thing to find in the mailbox! Thanks for sharing :)

  5. Stunning card my friend!!
    Have a blessed day,
    Crafting With Creative M

  6. This is gorgeous! Love the monochromatic reds! Beautiful sentiment on the inside tooF! I've been making Christmas cards all week! Feels good to get ahead so it's not so rushed in November/December! Enjoy your weekend!

  7. Lena, you are so smart! I love how you used the ornaments from Sami Stamps on your card! Thank you so much for creating with Sami Stamps! We would love for you to share your card with us in our Sami Stamps Facebook group! Here is a link for your convenience:

    Bonnie Sami Stamps- DT Co-ordinator

  8. It is a very elegant card.
    Love the die.
    You give me inspiration.

    xxx MArian


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