1 February 2012

Sparkles Christmas Blog Hop!!

Today over at Sparkles Christmas Challenge is the start of a fantastic blog hop!! There are loads of goodies up for grabs & all you have to do is go to the start of the hop which you will find here, go hopping through my teamies blogs leaving comments along the way! Then make an

ANYTHING GOES (must be Christmas)

creation link it up here & leave a comment.....easy!!

If you have come here from Debbie's blog you are going the right way, you next stop is Jackie's blog
You have until 27th February to finish your hop!

The prize up for grabs on my blog is a voucher to spend in the most fabulous online craft shop!

Challenges I Would Like To Enter
2 Sister-sketch
Partytime Tuesdays- Anything goes
Christmas Card Challenges- favourite technique (colouring with pro's & flexies)
Goodies I Have Used
Image- 'Snuggle Up Christmas' by Di's Digi Downloads
6" square card blank from Crafty Emma's Store
Promarkers & Flexmarkers
Bear- blue grey 4, 3, 2, 1 & pale pink
Eyes- powder blue
Coat & hat- burgundy, crimson, red, soft aqua & aquamarine
Toggles- cinnamon, tan & walnut
Scarf- emerald, grass & apple
Wellies- holly, lipstick red & crimson
Ground- light fawn & antique white

Papers & Embellishments
DP-'Festive Treats' by 1st Edition from Crafty Emma's Store
Ribbon, red & green card my stash
Sentiment off the 'Daisy & Dandelion' Christmas stamp set
Label off the 'Forever Friends The Good Life' stamp set
Button stamps by Molly Bloom
Green DMC thread
Ribbon border cut on my Ecraft free svg from Birds Cards

So enjoy the hop there are loads of fab prizes to be won,  if you just came to visit my blog make sure you go back to the start here & if your after the next place to go its Jackie & she's here!
Have fun & thanks for stopping by!
Hugs xx


Cheryl said...

oh Hun this is one super cute image and your detail is just stunning hugs cherylxxxx

Carol said...

This is so cute Shell, love the image and your bright colours. Carol x

jackiescrafts said...

Awwww that's one cute image and a gorgeous card too

Hugs Jackie x

Vicky said...

So adorable Shell....and love all the elements too hun :o)

big hugs Vicky xx

Hazel said...

Gorgeous card - so cheerful and such a cute image - thanks for joining in my CHNC challenge 57 - hope to see you again soon x

wahixane77 said...

Such a great job on the Sketch! Love the coloring. Thanks for joining us at 2 Sisters Challenge. Good luck!

wahixane77 said...

Great job on the sketch! Thanks for joining us at 2 Sisters Challenge Blog. Olivia

Fabiola said...

hello Shell, très bon anniversaire a sparkles forum, je participe au challenge, merci, biz

Dot said...

Such a lovely and cute card. Of to hop!

jo said...

so cute and fab colours, too
Hugs Jo x

Anonymous said...

An adorable image and fab colours!
Helen x

Sue said...

Aww this is gorgeous Shell !! what a cute bear!! and your colouring is perfection!! Love those delish papers and embellies!!
Hope you are well
Big Hugs!
Sue xx

Brigitte said...

OMG, he is sooooo cute!!! Love the buttons and your awesome colouring! Thanks for joining us this week at CCC and we hope to see you again next challenge. Hugs, Brigitte

Carrie said...

Oh this is so cute... I was just checking where buttons were from.... Then saw it was a stamp... Mmmmm maybe by next purchase lol xx

Lesley said...

I love your card Shell, that teddy is soooo cute!! xx

coops said...

so stunning shell.the image is adorable and i love your fab colours ;D

xx coops xx

Totty Teabag said...

Those buttons are really cute! Happy Blog birthday!

deesdesigns said...

Adorable - of course the red & green are just perfect color choices but every just pops with these bright, cheery colors!

Claudia said...

That are my favorite colours for christmas cards. Well done.



Anonymous said...

Absolutely ADORABLE! So glad I hopped by! Thanks for the inspiration!
Karen C

Ruth said...

Very cute image - love your card!

Candace said...

I love your sweet Christmas card! Thanks so much for playing along with us at Christmas Card Challenges!! :)

Anonymous said...

Such a sweet image, beautifully done
Hugs Julie P

Pamela said...

That little teddy looks so cosy. Beautiful card.

Pam x

KraftyKoolKat said...

This is gorgeous Shell, I adore the image and the layout is fabulous.


Babette said...

Fabulous card, love what you did with ribbon and the buttons.

Catherine said...

Super cute card, love the red and green combination...

Ciska said...

Really lovely Shell, especially that button stamp, how cute is that? Loving the Blog Hop!

Anonymous said...

Oh I Love your blog name and this card you have is sooo cute! love the image but your buttons are GREAT too! great stop on the hop thanks hugs me x

clare said...

love those buttons and fab colour scheme.

Joann Burton said...

Such a cute card and the buttons are great...Happy Birthday with the challenge...joann Sassy raggedy

madaboutpooh said...

WOW what a cute little teddy, love your card and good luck in the challenges

meg said...

Love this cute image your papers and embellishments bring it to life to make a fantastic card.

Jo said...

Your card is gorgeous, what a sweet image. Jo x

Barbara said...

I want those slippers - and I'm ready to offer this little guy a cup of my hot tea. He looks like he cousl use it. Cute card!

2pDesigns said...

Hopping through.....lovely card :)

Teresa said...

Hello Shell, Just blog hopping by to wish you a Sparkles Happy Birthday. Love your gorgeous card. Hugs Teresa xx