4 November 2013

Anything BUT a card #157

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Thats our new theme at House Mouse & Friends chall  chall this wk..
Many thanks for all your super cute TWINE creations, we are still going thro & checking
entrants have adhered to the rules so it will be WED. when the winners will be announced.

ANYTHING BUT A CARD is the theme but you do still need to use a 
House Mouse, Happy Hopper or Gruffie image (stamped, CD  or Decoupaged) 

We are have two generous sponsors for this chall

1st is sponsored by Simon Says Stamp
Simon Says Stamp           
Simon Says Stamp with a $25 gift voucher to spend online..

our 2nd sponsor for this chall is
Thank you to our generous sponsors.

As the theme is ANYTHING But a card I decided to make my sweet G/daughter Mia
a Christmas stocking ornament to hang up & remind Santa that he needs to stop by  her house..lol
A very simple stocking all hand drawn & cut out so back to basics for me on this one..lol
I drew the stocking on red card stock, cut out then layered this lovely Basicgrey  DP from
Eskimo kisses pad..some more DP for the heel/toe..the top I used more red card & embossed
with CB Candy cane folder..all S/flakes are MS punches..the cute HM image is one of the new
cling Stampendous stamps called Whee Flight ..what else..lol SB dies to frame image..
sentiment is comp. generated, gems & hanging cord from stash..

HM #157

challs for me stocking are
 Jingle Belles chall  Feature a creature..
Polkadoodles  chall  anything goes Christmas
Crafty Creations male it yourself..(I made all of this stocking hand drawn/cut etc)
Simon Says Stamp wed chall   Anything goes
Pile it on ..Animals with character
Charisma Cardz chall  Anything But a card

Thanks for stopping by today hope you can join us..
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Donna Hanley said...

Christine, This is just adorable. Santa could never forget to stop and see Mia after seeing this bright cherry stocking adorning this darling mouse and snowflakes. A real winner here.

America said...

This has got to be one of the most adorable Door Hangers!! Love the design in these lovely rich reds and that little tag and sweet House-Mouse and those snowflakes. You are totally rockin' those snowflakes my dear. :) WOW!!

coops said...

wow love this christine.fabulous stocking and really adorable image ;D

xx coops xx

Dot said...

I love your beautiful christmas stocking, Christine. I'm sure your granddaughter will love it- and so will Santa !
hugs Dorte
And the image is such a darling ;)

Doreen said...

Love this...Gorgeous image and details.xxx

Lorraine A said...

Fabulous stocking Christine,, am sure Santa will be sure to stop by when he sees this ;-) the image is super cute and I love the papers and snowflakes ,,, all gorgeous :-)

Lols x x x

downrightcrafty said...

I need one of these so that Santa stops and brings me my silhouette :) love the design
Hugs Kate xx

Susie Sugar said...

This is a winner mummy !! It's fantastic , love it and so will Mia
Hugs Susie xx

Cat's sCrap said...

Too cute ! I like ! Original shape. funny character. Sensible choice of colours. Everything is perfect !

Thanks for joining us at Charisma Cardz this week.

See you soon !
Hugs from France.

SmilynStef said...

That sweet little stocking ornament is such a great gift ... and she can remember you each year she hangs it on the tree ... so glad you joined our creature feature at jingle belles.

Emily Leiphart said...

This stocking is adorable, Christine! It looks so much like a die. Thanks so much for playing along with the Simon Says Stamp Wednesday Challenge!

Gail said...

Pretty sure Santa will need a closer look at that stocking!
It's fabulous!

Jackie said...

What a gorgeous stocking to hang up :o)
Jackie xx

Christine L said...

Hi there

Oooh this is so gorgeous and so perfect for Mia... Love the fab design (clever you!).. and of course the cute little image!

I'm not very good at doing 'anything but a card' challenges.. but you seem to have got it spot on!

Big hugs
Christine x (t'other one) x

Avril Ann said...

Beautiful, stocking, Christine, love this hun, hugs from your Edinburgh Rock xxx

Heather said...

This is just adorable Christine and so beautiful creaated - 'clever girl' - I love the BG papers and a beautifully colour sweet image - fabulous snowflakes and litte foot prints!!!

Heather xx

Tracy said...

Hi Christine
Wow gorgeous design on this stocking, and super image, such a wonderful inspirational piece.
Happy crafting
Tracy x

Marie B. said...

Well, this is just too adorable! Your granddaughter Mia is one lucky girl to have such a talented Nana! :)

lauren bergold said...

oh my goodness, that little xmas mouse is just waaaaay too cute, and i love*LOVE*love the adorable stocking shape! thanks for joining our “creature feature” fun at JINGLE BELLES!!! :)

Renate said...

Lovely creation! Thanks for joining us at Charisma this week. Don't forget to stop by later today for another challenge. ;-)

Anna Jasiolek said...

LOL, this mouse is hilarious! Love this shape, so funny and original. Thank you for joining our 'Animals with character' challenge at Pile It On Challenge and please come back next week.

Kimbo said...

This is just gorgeous and i'm sure Mia will love it x