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Tuesday, July 5, 2011

TUESDAY THROWDOWN CHALLENGE



Today at Tuesday Throwdown we are thinking ahead. Our Challenge today is Christmas in July. Time to get a jump on the Christmas Cards. Our sponsor is Robyn's Fetish and I am using the little Elf Elsie image.


Using a striped scrap that is stitched in black with a strip reversed and mounted onto the MS snowflake punched strip. I have used foam dots to attach the image. A red zipper down the side for a little fun and a tag tied on with some gold ribbon and a little bell. WHY didnt I used silver to match the zipper you ask. Because I was so focused on the little bells on the little elfs shoes and finding a bell to match I totally forgot the zipper was silver until I started adding the gold dots. Its called too much going on and not paying attention to details ;)

The team and our GD Debbie have some great cards so be sure to stop by for a visit.

Entering Challenges:
Paper Sundaes: Stitching
Catch the Bug: Anything goes
One Stop Craft: Tag you're it
Our Creative Corner: 4th of July or Christmas in July
Sweet Stampin': Use something not usually used on cards..my zipper

14 comments:

  1. I love Elf Elsie; especially her stunning shoes and you did a fab job coloring. Cute and gorgeous!

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  2. Elf Elsie is a real cutie and I like a mix of gold and silver. You are so clever with the zipper, something I would have never thought to do. Great job, Davi!!

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  3. This is adorable Davi! Such a sweet little elf! I love the zipper on the side! I hope you had a wonderful 4th of July!!

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  4. Oh...and thanks for playing along with us at Catch the Bug! :)

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  5. Oh I do like this Davi that image is both cute and fun, the papers with the stitching looks smashing.
    Hugs
    Lorraine x

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  6. This is such an adorable card.. That image is darling..

    Hugs, Linda

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  7. This looks great Davi :) Super colours and image and I love your stitching.

    Thanks so much for joining us at One Stop Craft Challenge this week,

    hugs

    xxalisonxx

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  8. Way too cute - just love all the stitching. Thanks so much for playin' along with us this week at The Bug Blog with Bugaboo Stamps!
    Hugs & Happy Days!
    ~Min

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  9. So lovely! Love your very creative unusual item! Thanks for joining us at Sweet Stampin this time xx Jenny xx

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  10. Great card. Love the stitching. Thanks for playing in the Bugaboo Anything Goes Challenge.

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  11. What a fab unusual item!! Totally cute card, super image. Thanks so much for playing along with our Sweet Stampin challenge x

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  12. Adorable little elf! Love how you used a zipper -- so creative!

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  13. What a cute elf and I love the tag it's on! Sorry it took me so long to comment, I've been having major problems with Blogger...Thanks for playing with us at the OCC!

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  14. What a cutie Elsie is! I'm amazed at all the fun ways you added in texture. I never would have thought to use a zipper that way, and it looks great! I think the gold and silver go terrific together, too. Great card!

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