Monday, December 1, 2014

Day 8 (of 12) Days of Christmas AND Crafts Galore Encore Dec Challenge

It's a 2fer today folks!! It's day eight of the Honeybearz Designs Annual 12 Days of Christmas Blog Hop!! 

And... it's the opening day for the Crafts Galore Encore December Challenge - Christmas/Anything GoesOur Sponsor Beccy's Place will provide 3 digis or 1 digi set to the winner from her online store.

Here's how the hop works... I will continue to post a new project daily (for a total of 12 days) along with many talented bloggers and guest designers. 

What's in it for you? Well... boundless inspiration, generous craft companies/sponsors and giveaways galore! 

If you've arrived here form Miranda's blog you're in the right place! If not please feel free to start from the beginning of the hop by clicking here.

Comment on all the blogs in the hop to be entered to win some amazing blog candy from our sponsors and me! Check out my sidebar for the complete list of sponsors. And for a chance at a crafty grab bag of goodies from me, follow me on all social media. Leave me another comment telling me where you followed me and your username so I can follow you back. Here are my links:
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I chose to work with Beccy's Place Poinsettia Swag but chose to use one of the brighter colored versions. I had no idea Poinsettias come in so many varieties and colors. I love pink so this color scheme totally appealed to me.


  • Becky's Place - Poinsettia Swag
  • Copics - 0, Leaves: G20, 24, 28  Flowers: Y21, 23, RV63, 66
  • Stampendous - Fran's Mixed Media White Paper
  • Lawn Fawn - Peace Joy Love 6x6 paper pack
  • Recollections - silver card base
  • Stampin' Up - Season's Greetings
  • Elizabeth Crafts fussy cut scissors
  • Xyron, Scotch double-sided tape
Thanks for hopping by! Don't forget to leave me a nice comment to be entered into the drawings. Good luck and please hop next to Sandy's blog!!

The entire lineup for today is:
Guest Designer -Theresa

2. Scrappin Madge ~
15. Miranda -
YOU ARE HERE 16. La-Vie Borde-Perry ~

Thanks for stopping by! See you tomorrow!! You won't want to miss a thing!!

Join in on the FB invite. Amazingly, there's extra games and giveaways.

****I'm looking forward to seeing your entry into the December challenge as well. It's my last month on the CGE DT. A fond farewell... it's been a fun 12 months.



  1. Beautiful card.


  2. i love your coloring skills! so pretty!

  3. Beautiful card - love your coloring.
    Barb S (FL)

  4. Wow... what a beautiful card... love the colors you chose to use :)

  5. Stephanie B's Creative Designs here. I LOVE your poinsettia card. LOVE your coloring!! BL

  6. So pretty - love the soft colors.
    I follow your blog
    isoscia at aol dot com

  7. What a pretty poinsettia card!! Your coloring is lovely!!

  8. Very pretty poinsettia card. When I was younger my father was in the military (career), he also worked part-time at a nursery. We always had poinsettias around the house this time of year all different colors.

    Follow me @ The Crafty Scrap Yard

  9. Love your colors, so pretty! BL

  10. Loving your colors and oh man the the 12 days of Christmas is awesome. Loving your inspiration you always share with us. Just perfect :)

    Hugs, Your DT Sister

  11. love the vibrancy and the mimic of twinkle!! following you everywhere but twitter, i don't tweet..

  12. wow, that is incredible card tfs your talent from BL

  13. Very nice!!! I too like the pink :) (BL)

  14. super pretty card.. fun combo.. BL

  15. Beautiful card. Thank you for sharing.


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