Monday, 22 July 2013

Christmas in July at Cards for Men Challenge

Hi everyone.  I hope you all had a good weekend and managed to stay cool. 

Today starts a new challenge at

Cards for Men Challenge #15
 and the theme is "Christmas in July

I've used a digi called "Angel Dog" that was generously supplied by our sponsor, the fabulous

"Meljen Designs"

Card Details:
DCWV -Adhesive Cork
SU - Bashful Blue CS
Recollections: Blue Christmas 6x6 paper pad
Sentiment Circle - LOTV
MB - Magnificent Pine die
MS snowflake punch
Black faux stitching  done using Staedtler pigment liner 0.5
TH Walnut Stain distressed around the edges

I would like to enter the following challenges:
Crimbo Crackers Challenge #46 - Anything Goes
Paper Crafting Journey - Christmas in July
Shelly's Images July Challenge - Christmas in July
Meljens Challenge #169 - Mismatched (DCWV & Recollections)

Thank you so much for stopping by,
Pat K xx


Laine said...

Such a fabulous and fun creation Pat.

Pat said...

Great card Pat, super image and design, just right for a man.

Pat xx

coops said...

so gorgeous pat.the image is really cute and I love your colour combo and stunning design :D

xx coops xx

Sue - bearhouse said...

Gorgeous card Pat. I love the image, wonderful colouring and fabulous layout.
hugs Sue xx

KraftyKoolKat said...

Hi Sweetie, fancy seeing you. Lol!! This is really gorgeous Pat. I adore the image and your colouring is super. Great layout as well. Thank you so much for sharing your lovely creation with us at Paper Crafting Journey.

Cathy DT

Doreen said...

This is gorgeous,love the image and fab

Darlene (SCS:akronstamperdpk) said...

OMG this is just awesome Pat! Love your choice of colors and the design is fabulous! Cute, cute image and LOVE that MB Pine Tree (you're such an enabler, lol) Great job!
Thanks so much for joining our "Anything Goes – Christmas In July Edition" challenge at Shelly's Images! Please come back and join us again real soon!!
Shelly's Images Design Team

nancyparker55 said...

Pat your card is so sweet. Love your design & colour. Thanks for joining our challenge at Meljen's Designs.

Cynthia said...

This is very sweet, Pat. Great design and lovely coloring. Thanks for playing along with Meljen's Designs this week!

Pia S said...

I love how you've used cork paper as background - I think it enhances the masculine feel of this card. Sweet image and a great layout!

Céline said...

What an adorable card! Thanks for playing along with this challenge at Meljen's Designs!

Marianne said...

What a great card is this
Thanks so much for joining our “ANYTHING GOES Christmas challenge" at Shelly’s Images!
Please come back and join us again real soon!!
Hugs, Marianne

Rae Ann said...

Love the non-traditional color combo for Christmas. It is a great masculine card as well.

Thank you for joining us this week at Meljen's Designs this week for our Mismatched challenge.