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Saturday 27 October 2012

Christmas creations

Hi there,

It's very warm for the time of year here and I hope it will be soon more real Autumn weather! I've made some Christmas cards with the clear stamps from Chocolate Baroque and with the gorgeous sheet Pears and Baubles in combination with the Gothic fragments. Also one of my favorites(got lots of CB fav's LOL)
The 2nd one........made with the clear stampsheet 'Joyful Christmas' and on the background a fragment of the Pears and Baubles sheet. All coloured with Derwents soft colour pencils on Basic Grey scrap paper. The poinsettia is decoupaged.

The 3rd one, I've used here the Poinsettia script and again on the background the fragment of the Pears and Baubles. Embossed with pearl EP and sponged with Brilliance inks. The poinsettia is coloured on Basic Grey with Derwent pencils and decoupaged.

And the last one for now, created with the Morris Baubles, again on Basic Grey paper but now embossed with WOW silver emboss.powder and coloured with Tombo markers. On the background you can see a stylished flower from the Dusky Damask sheet.

Well maybe you are a bit inspired with the spirit of Christmas, I am always looking forward to this time of year....not only the Christmas time but also wintertime! Warm and cozy inside the house, candle lights  ......

Creative greet,


  1. OMG these are gorgeous love them all but particularly the top & bottom one. Stunning work as ever. Hope you've had your cold snap, we definitely have this morning :)
    Happy craftin

  2. The way your backgrounds blend in to the principal images & echo them is remarkable & the last one in particular has me just sitting gazing - the silver trim to the delicate chiffon ribbon picks up the silver embossed outline of those baubles beautifully. It's cold here too - signs of frost now. Have a lovely weekend.
    Paula (PEP)

  3. These cards are gorgeous and a great inspiration especially as I intend to do some Christmas cards this afternoon. I love them all but the last one is my favourite
    Winter has arrived here we woke to a sprinkling of snow this morning and its cold brrrrrrrrrr

    Jackie x

  4. A stunning array of beautiful cards, perfect for the season, all so creative and lovely to look at and enjoy thanks for inspiration x

  5. Fabulous cards, love the frosty blue of the last one.

  6. All are gorgeous but I especially love the last one - I can do this! I have the Mackintosh Bauble set (obviously - see my surname ;) ) and love the way you've used these.

  7. Sorry, you don't get to see my name! It's Mackintosh :)

  8. Love these Miranda, especially the first and the last ones.

  9. Oh My, these are all simply gorgeous especially the last one.
    Regards Florence x

  10. These cards are simply gorgeous, really love the last one

  11. Absolutely stunning cards Miranda!

    Lesley Xx

  12. Beautiful cards Miranda, I especially love the last one, so elegant and expensive looking. It really is a WOW card. Alexandra x

  13. Stunning, inspirationa cards... wonderful
    Suzi B :)


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