Tuesday, December 04, 2012

Hanging Out

Well, I'm pleased to say that I've finally started my Christmas shopping - I'm aiming to keep it really simple this year because I'm struggling to get into any sort of Christmas Spirit and maybe not letting it all get too stressful and complicated is the best way to cope. I keep saying that it's because I'm still waiting for the Summer to arrive - how can it be Christmas when we haven't had a summer yet this year? hehe
Classic FM have started playing Christmas music though, so maybe that will help - I do love a good old sing-along!

It's the first Tuesday of the month so there's a new LO idea on The Sketch File
Here's my first project using the new sketch


 Materials and Tools
Papers: Carta Bella 6x6
Glitter card; Red, Gold
Gold Crochet thread
Gies: Spellbinders snowflakes from several sets
Punches: Martha Stewart, EK Success, Woodware

This is the sketch
Or maybe you could use it like this:

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4 comments:

Eleanor Bell said...

Very rich and indulgent. Know how you feel about Christmas I'm trying to get in the mood too, but it's not really happening xx

Kaz said...

Fab sketch and a gorgeous card Kathy. Love those snowflakes.
I hope you can get your shopping sorted, it can be such a worry xxx

Loopylou. said...

hiyah Kathy!
ooooh this is gorgeous hun! The sketch is wonderful and I love the string of snowflakes.
Only one chrimble pressie bought here so far!! got little mo's birthday to sort first!!
huge hugs Lou xxx

Hazel said...

Beautiful card - love the snowflakes x