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October 4, 2010

Digital Tuesday -Ribbons, Buttons & Bling

Posting a little early tonight....consider it a head start on the challenge...shhhh!

It's time for another challenge at Digital Tuesday and this time I'm the hostess with the mostess!  Our challenge this week is Ribbons, Buttons, & Bling- use any or all!

Our fabulous sponsor this week is the lovely Tracey from Fred She Said...

Fred She Said Store...GENERAL SALE - 25% off EVERYTHING with purchases over $10,  ends Friday OCT 8th MIDNIGHT EDT.

Stamps: Fred She Said (poinsettia pre-colored)
Papers:  SU! cs, K&Co dp
Other:  MS border punches, Offray ribbon,
button/floss,  gold emb. powder, Stickles, 
CB emb folders, Nesties, CM cutting system,
MM bling.

Isn't this a fun design?  I had it 'sketched' on a piece of paper since last year giving credit to Amber Hight's blog.  I love the traditional Christmas colors here.  I can't believe I'm finally getting in the mood for Christmas cards...good thing too, it's less than 3 months away!  Our temps have really fallen this week.  Last night it was only 10 degrees above freezing.   Yay!   That means the smell of wood smoke is not far off now!  lol 

Check out the gorgeous creations from the rest of the DTC gals...
Michelle R

Digital Tuesday challenge blog- use ribbons, buttons or bling.


Challenge combo ALERT!!

*Digital Tuesday - ribbons, buttons or bling
*Paper Playtime - ribbons, buttons or bling
Incy Wincy Designs - sparkly glitter
Gingerloft - glitter or bling
Stamptacular Sunday - at least 5 layers
Sundays with Crissy - buttons and bows
Marks Finest Paper - buttons and bows
Penny's Paper-Crafty - circles



Marlene said...

Very pretty card, Maria! Funny....every time I see the word "Blessings", I think of you...because you use it in your salutations of your emails and comments. :)

Sharon said...

This is a beautiful Christmas card!! I've been working on mine as well. Seems like I still rush right at the end to get them all done though!! LOL Thanks for playing in paper with us at Paper Playtime!! :)

Nisson Family said...

I LOVE your card. Such a classic Christmas card. Thanks for participating in the Paper Playtime Challenge!


Nisson Family said...

I LOVE your card. Such a classic Christmas card. Thanks for participating in the Paper Playtime Challenge!


Anne said...

Really classy Maria, hugs x

Riet said...

What a gorgeous card Maria.

Hugs Riet.x

Kristine Reynolds said...

Love this Maria!

Ellie said...

Gorgeous card Maria. Love your sketch! The glitter on the flowers looks fantastic!

Anonymous said...

WOWZER!! Poinsettias are just so sparkley and gorgeous Maria!! Love them!!

Janis said...

I've tried twice now to just tell you this is GORGEOUS and I keep getting a service error - whatever that is. If you get 3 comments from me... sorry! But it is gorgeous! :) Janis

coldwaters2 said...

Oh my word Mara this is so beautiful I love the poinsettias and sparkle those papers look fabulous.
Lorraine x

Scrubbybubbles(sue) said...

Wowee! this is gorgeous!! LOVE the colors and the embossed paper is perfect for this as well!

Jaspere said...

This is gorgeous. Love the glitter effect.

redwasher1 said...

WOW! This is a fabulous Christmas card. Love the colors.
Thanks for joining us at Speedy's Friends

Danielle Champagne said...

Hi Maria, Lovely poinsettia with glitter, perfect adornment for your cute Christmas card. Ilove all your layers, such a nice combo, papers and colors.
Thank's for playing along with us this week in our Stamptacular Layer-it-on challenge. Hope to see you again soon.

Vicki Dutcher said...

So very pretty! Thanks for playing with Speedy's Friends!

Elena said...

Beautiful card! I love the sparkles you added!
I can't believe that Christmas will be in less than 3 months... :)

Lynn McAuley said...
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Lynn McAuley said...

Trying again to get this right!!

Fabulous work with these gorgeous poinsettias, Maria!!

Thank you for sharing this sensational Christmas card with the Friends of Speedy the Cat in this week's buttons and bows challenge!

girlia said...

gorgeous card

Lisa said...

Beautiful work! Thanks for joining us at Sunday's with Crissy and Stamptacular Sunday!

Annette said...

Maria, this is such a gorgeous Christmas card - I love the beautiful papers! Thanks for joining us at SSC this week.

Betty Wright said...

Wonderful Christmas card, Maria! Wonderful blend of the patterns, detailing, and sparkle! Thanks so much for playing along with us at Stamptacular Sunday Challenges!

Anneke said...

Beautiful card!
Hugs Anneke

Anne-Marije said...

What a gorgeous card Maria!
xxx Anne-Marije

Zoe said...

This is a fantatic Christmas card. Love all the details. Thanks for joining us as Sundays with Crissy. hugs xxoo

Marianne-db said...

wow, this is so lovely! I love the christmas colors!
Thanks for joining our fun at Stamptacular this week! Hope to see you again soon :-)
Hugs, Marianne

Tracey Lynn 'Fred' Miller said...

Wow, love your card, Maria ... and your challenge count! LOL Bling it on!

Courtney said...

What a beautiful card Maria! Thanks for playing along with our Circles Challenge at Penny's!


~Michelle~ said...

Love the flowers....they are so fun! :)