Wednesday, August 3, 2011

blue christmas...

Another fun challenge over at the jingle belles challenge site!

This week the guest designer is the wonderful June Houck of Simply Elegant Paper Crafts...

Use Blue as your Main Color

I especially love this challenge because I'm a huge fan of non-traditional holiday colors...


All my paper is MME...the bloom is from my bloggie friend Sherry!  The alpha is Sassafras...

Thanks for all the inspiration ladies...and make sure you check out today's blog candy that I have...it's especially with the Jingle Belles in mind:)

Pssttt...
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34 comments:

  1. Auww.... this card is super GORGEOUS!!! the BLUE just stands out!!!... hugs..xoxo

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  2. Love this shade of blue! And that gorgeous bloom! :)

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  3. The the blue Amy! Great sentiment stickers and that flower is fun!

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  4. What a fun card Amy! Love the big blossom!

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  5. Awwww, I am teary-eyed! You are such a dear and I ADORE your rolled flower and your unique take on my challenge. Thank you, Sweet Amy :)

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  6. Beautiful, love that blue and that flower!

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  7. Oooh I love blues for Christmas! This sweet card brings memories of frosty winter mornings around the jolly season!
    Hugs,
    Aimes
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    Oh you got me on tenterhooks with the breaking news...what on Earth could it be?! :D

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  8. Oooh I love blues for Christmas! This sweet card brings memories of frosty winter mornings around the jolly season!
    Hugs,
    Aimes
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    Oh you got me on tenterhooks with the breaking news...what on Earth could it be?! :D

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  9. Beautiful blue & bloom. Gorgeous. :)

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  10. Really cute card, Amy! I love using non-traditional colors, too. Love the mix of gingham and polka dotted paper here and love that flower. The stitching through the lettering is a great touch, too.

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  11. I love non traditional colors on holiday cards!!

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  12. Wow Amy this is beautiful that big flower is amazing!

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  13. beautiful card and i LOVE the flower, amy:)

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  14. beautiful card and i LOVE the flower, amy:)

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  15. oh wow, oh wow, OH WOW! how fabulously, awesomely non-traditional and yet ♥AMAZING♥ is this holiday card?! i adore the wood grain alphabet and of course that flower is SPECTACULAR!!! you just sooooooo rock the xmas missus!!! every single week! :)

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  16. Oh my gravy, this is beautiful. Love the big bloom!

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  17. Fab card! Loving the big bloom!

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  18. love seeing all your christmas cards!!

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  19. Wonderful card, love the woodgrain letters with that lovely blue paper! Cant wait to hear more about the new crafty place! :)

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  20. Wowza ... love those poppin' shades of blue ... and what a fun bloom ... always so glad to see you with us at jingle belles.

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  21. LOVE your blue card girlfriend :)and that bloom is awesome!! sherry is the best!!

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  22. love the big fabric flower. wonderful holiday card, Amy!

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  23. Super cute! Love the turquoise for Christmas with the "jolly"!

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  24. Gorgeous, blue, fun, and lovely card! I adore that big bold flower, too. So scrumptious. :)

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  25. love your card, amy! love the colors you used and the beautiful bloom, and woodgrain alphas and stitching! thanks for sharing! *hugs* steph :)

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  26. ooooh wonder what your exciting news is going to be !

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  27. GORGEOUS! I loveeeeeeeeee that blue and the flower! :):):):):):):):):)

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Cheers,
~amy~