Monday 1 April 2013

Christmas Cards All Year Round challenge...

It is challenge time at Christmas Cards All Year Round.. the wonderful prize for the lucky winner is this duo of stamps from Platypus creek stamps

.The theme this time is TREES....I have kept it CAS as i wanted to show off all the pretty embossing ,so i just added some gems and a cute ribbon from meilfower crafts...The embossing folders are by cuttlebug[tree] and the 8x8 folder i used to emboss the card base is by darice...The frame around the tree is a grande nestie .

challenges entered
Crafty Ribbons  anything goes qith a ribbon
Dutch Dare Card Challenge  CAS [entry1 of 2]
Paper Shelter Challenge anything goes[entry 1 of 3]

Die Cuttin' Divas  embossing
Pause, Dream, Enjoy  dew drops/rhinestones /pearls
Amusing Challenges  anything goes [entry1 of 2]
2 Sisters  sparkle and shine
Crafty Hazelnut's Christmas  xmas based on a song [oh xmas tree]

So now its over to you ...pop by  Christmas Cards All Year Round...   and check out the fab cards the DT have made for your inspiration and join in the fun


  1. This is such an elegant card, Tracey. Love the beautiful embossed background. ^_^

  2. GOR-GE-OUS very elegant, what a stunner..

    Luv CHRISSYxx

  3. classy and elegant and love this Tracey
    Hugs Kate xx

  4. Gorgeous, elegant card - love the way you've framed the embossed tree with the ovals - thanks for entering my CHNC challenge 118 - you could also enter this into my CHNC challenge extra for April - I'd love to see it there too. X

  5. lovely card thanks for sharing with us at 2 sisters this week good luck with the challenge Tracy x

  6. this is simply gorgeous! absolutely LOVE the embossing!

    hugs :)

  7. Thanks for sharing this beautiful creation with us at The Paper Shelter this week. It's truly stunning with all that embossing & gold mirror card.

  8. Such a rich and elegant card. I love everything about it! Truly gorgeous! "Hugs" Carol

  9. Hi Tracey, this is gorgeous, so elegant. I love the embossed tree.
    Hugs Sue W.

  10. Beautiful card! Love all the embossing and the fabulous bling! :^)
    Hugs, Penny

  11. Beautiful card! TFS at the DCD challenge this week.

  12. Lovely CAS-card, thanks for sharing it with us over at Dutch Dare Card Challenges this week!

  13. Beautiful Christmas card, Tracey! I love the embossed tree and the white with the gold is stunning!
    visit my blog @ sandy's crafty creations

  14. How fabulous Tracey! I love the embossin and the white and gold combo is so elegant. Thanks so much for playing with us this week at Pause Dream Enjoy.
    Hope to see you again soon :)

    Purple Monkey Moments

  15. Gorgeous card Tracey :-)the gold and white is stunning and the embossed tree is fabulous :-)

    Thanks for joining us on the Crafty Ribbons Challenge :-)
    Lols x x x

  16. Smart idea to get busy on Christmas cards! This is really elegant. Thank you for joining me in my Amusing Challenge Anything Goes on Mar 31...I'm sorry it's taken me so long to pop over for a visit and I'm so glad I finally made it! :)


thank you so much for taking the time to comment,i really do appreciate them ,i will pop over and have a visit with you as often as possible.
tracey x x