Monday, 29 October 2012

Christmas double pocket card

Good evening everyone on blog land! I hope you are all well. I apologise for not posting yesterday I was feeling a little bit under the weather. I'm hoping I'm not coming down with some kind of virus.

I'd like to welcome my new follower , thank you so much for following me. Thank you all so much for your comments on my previous posts. They were lovely and meant a lot to me.

As you may know I love Christmas and especially making Christmas card and projects. The card today has a double pocket base where you can put gift cards, tags etc into them on the front of the card. The tutorial is here to make the pocket base : Double pocket card tutorial  . I made my own card to put it onto by using some hunkydory card stock. I covered the pockets using different types of paper and card that corresponds with all the colours. I then decorated using peel off corners ribbon lace , sentiment and using my x cut heart punch for a border at the top. I used a tag I had from some Christmas pack I had and mounted it onto card for sturdiness. I then die cut some silver mirror card and used a cut out of a tree peel off abs stuck onto the mirror card and finished of with gems.

The image I used is a kanban stamp coloured with pro markers , die cut then matted onto another spellbinders labels cut out which I used gold peel offs on the four corners then stuck onto the card.

I finished if with lace, white organza bow , glitter and a flower from my stash.

I'd like to enter this card into the following challenges pls:

Just keep on crafting - Christmas  - Christmas projects

Totally stampalicious challenge -Anything goes

St Luke's charity card challenge -Simple Christmas card

Christmas card challenges -Pop it up

Christmas cards all year round challenge -Christmas- traditional /non

I love pro markers challenge -Christmas is coming

Wild orchid challenges -Bling it up

52 CCT challenges -Embellishment

ABC Christmas challenges -Up to you

Have a lovely evening everyone!

All the best
Sharon xxx


Caroline said...

WOW I love this the design is beautiful as are the colours. Caroline xxx

lalkygirl said...

What a fab gift the traditional papers
Thanks for joining us at I ♥ ProMarkers challenge. And good luck
Tracey x

tilly's crafts said...

gorgeous design, love the layout and trad colours
Kim x

Sue - bearhouse said...

This is gorgeous Sharon, I love the image and the beautiful rich colours.
I hope that you start to feel better soon


Pam said...

How beautiful!! You did a wonderful job.

Susan Martin said...

Welcome to the team!!! I'm so excited you have joined us :)

Patti J said...

Wow...beautiful!!! Thanks for sharing :)

Mynnette said...

What a gorgeous card! LOVE the black, red, and gold together! Thanks for joining us at 52CCT! :)

Berni Cuttino said...

OMG! This is so pretty, the colors so virbant.Beautiful design and fabulous coloring. Gorgeous card!

Christine Harrop said...

Fabulous Sharon. The colours are so striking too. Great work. Christine x

Patricia Howarth said...

Morning Sharon, Beautiful, this pocket card is absolutely beautiful, I love the angel image, she is so pretty and cute, the colours are so rich and gorgeous, and the pockets are so useful for lots of things. Thanks for giving us the link to the tutorial, greatly appreciated.
Lots of love from Patricia xx

Zw@@n said...

Stunning card, Sharon. Love the image and the colouring is very beautiful. Thanks for joining us at ABC Christmas Challenge. Love, Wilma

Alanna said...

What a great project. How fun that it's a card plus tags. Thanks for joining us this week at Christmas Card Challenges.

Stamps and Paper said...

Beautiful card Sharon...thank you for joining in our challenge over St Lukes


TRACEY O said...

Lovely card, thanks for sharing with us at CCAYR.

Patty Gorka said...

This is amazing, such bright vibrant colors, beautifully done! Thanks for playing along this week at 52CCT!