Tuesday, 11 October 2016

A Patchwork Christmas

A Christmas card today.  I'm planning to make more of this design, as it was far quicker to make than I thought it would be.  

I used a Die-namics Quilt Square Cover-Up die.  The frame is gold glitter card, to add a touch of sparkle, and the patterned paper is from a paper pack which came free with a magazine this month.  The sentiment is raised up on foam pads.

I am joining in the following challenges:
That's Crafty Challenge ~ All of a Sparkle
Bizzy Bec's October Challenge ~ Anything Goes
HLS October Anything Goes with Dies Challenge

18 comments:

  1. A super design Liz. i like the glitter frame and snowflake papers.
    Jean x

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  2. Wonderful Christmas card, love this die and you have used so well!!

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  3. This is fabulous, I love it.

    Kath x

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  4. Super cute and classy at the same time! Love the colors you chose too.

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  5. A stunning card Liz, I love the die you've used and the patterned papers too.

    Sue xx

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  6. This card is a real beauty Liz. The die is gorgeous and the papers look really pretty with the gold. Barbxx

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  7. Gorgeous card Liz! love the design in the background and lovely colours.
    Pam x

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  8. These papers are so pretty Liz and the gold glitter card goes beautifully, and the patchwork look is something a bit different on a Christmas card but it works really well. x

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  9. Brilliant Liz! I just might follow suit using that wonderful die for a few Christmas cards. It really has a star like look about it the way you combined the papers. Ha, and you were quick off the mark using your QCME freebie!

    Hugs

    Di xx

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    1. The magazine dropped through my door yesterday afternoon. 😉 xx

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  10. Gorgeous - it looks as if it took ages
    Jane

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  11. Wonderful card. Love the papers you used.
    Valerija xx

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  12. Something I never tried, but wow it looks so beautiful!

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  13. A fabulous card - I must add that die to my wish list (and make sure I buy the magazine later today for those lovely papers).
    Kath x

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  14. Super card Liz, I LOVE the patchwork die, something else to go on my wish list!
    Really pretty papers and glitter card.
    Janice x

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  15. Lovely card Liz, looks very bright and Christmassy. Which reminds me that Christmas is coming and I have lots of cards to make. All the best in the competitions. Crafty Hugs Carol x

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  16. Wonderful card Liz, very special to share ... love patchwork look must admit.
    Thanks so much taking the time to join in Bizzy Bec's Anything Goes October challenge, you're appreciated!!!
    Shaz in Oz.x

    {Bizzy Becs DT}
    {Calligraphy Cards - Shaz in Oz}

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  17. Beautiful card... love the gold glitters..Thank you so much for joining us at Happy Little Stampers - anything goes with dies challenge.

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