Saturday, 12 October 2013

Oh dear!

I've arrived on my blog this morning to do my post for the 52 {Christmas} Card Throwdown and I've discovered that my Thursday post is missing - where did it go (cue Twilight Zone music) I am certain I wrote it and scheduled it ...........didn't I? Oh well do pop back later when i will re-do it!

So on to this week's challenge over on 52CCT. The challenge this week is as follows - NO RED OR GREEN

Here is my card

And the inside

Materials - Stampin' Up
Stamps: Joyful Christmas, Special Season
Ink: Versamark, Early Espresso
Card Stock: Very Vanilla
Accessories: Dimensionals, Gold EP
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  1. Clean, simple and very elegant! I do like this poinsettia!

  2. What a beautiful and elegant card
    Rosie x

  3. LOVE the colors you put together, Jacqueline!!! That gold flower is amazing and I adore the fun border you created! Just lovely! HUGS and enjoy the rest of your weekend! :) Mynn xx

  4. Hello Jacqueline, I see we both love that poinsettia set! Gold and white are just so classy and elegant and keeping the design simple adds to the sophistication! Hope things are well with you, have a great week, Ruth x

  5. I think you and Ruth were on the same wavelength with that lovely poinsettia image! :) I can't say I blame you - I think that set is an instant classic. The embossing really gives it a special elegance.

  6. A stylish card inside and out. Bev :)

  7. So gorgeous and elegant Jacqueline! I just might have to get that poinsettia stamp - you made it look too fabulous to resist. Hugs D

  8. Cream and gold is always elegant and perfect with this beautiful poinsettia. The Twilight Zone music is continually playing in our house lol! Vicky x

  9. Every which way you use this stamp it always looks stunning! Love how you have matched the inside to the front too. Who needs red and green??

    Louise xx