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Friday, 11 September 2015

Create and Craft Sample - Polkadoodles - Octavia Frosted Winter

Hi did you see the show on Create and Craft featuring the new CD from Polkadoodles called Octivia Frosted Winter. OMG the samples fom the team where out of this world. if you missed it you can catch it on Create and Craft website.
The Cd is available to purchase also from Polkadoodles store HERE
For this sample I decided to use one of the Chalk Board Sentiments on the CD. There is so much on it that you can make amazing cards not only from the images but from the sentiments.
I kept this the Black and White theme matting the sentiment with white and a layer of silver for bling. I have used  a embossing folder on the strip, some Black sheer Ribbon. Pins to embellish and some Black gems. kept the layout very simple .
A quick card but I think you will agree an effective one.
Thanks for popping by i will have some more samples shortly.
Christmas Stampin' All Year Long -atg
Quick Quotes - M (first Friday of the month), E1, SIO - No.55 - September - Anything Goes
Aud Sentiments Challenge - 2WE5 (W1 of 2) #140 Anything Goes (+ a sentiment) 
Crafting with an Attitude - M, 1st Thurs, E3 - #7 Anything Goes
Southern Girls - 2W, 1E, C10 - (W2 of 2)   #119 Layer It Up
Addicted to Stamps and More - W - C10 - #161 Anything Goes
Crafting By Designs - W,F, 3E - Get Ready For Christmas
Inspiration Destination - W, F- #50 Always Anything Goes 
Creative Card Crew 2W - #95 Christmas (
Cardz 4 Guyz W, 3E - #87 3 of something- 3 black gems
Passion For Promarkers Challenge Wmust use promarkers - #313 Use a Sentiment
  • My Besties UK Challenge - M, SIO, E3 if Sherri Baldy product E1 if not - (September) Anything Goes & Black & White


Janette said...

Oh I love this Sue, those chalk board images are fabulous, I got a couple last it...xx

Jane Savage said...

Love the simple elegance of this, Sue! Pure class!
Have a lovely weekend!

tilly said...

I love this simple but very effective card, and the colours
Tilly x

The Crafty Den said...

Hi Sue, your card is really beautiful. However to be eligible for our challenge at Passion for Promarkers you must use Letraset pens on your creation (i.e. promarkers, flexmarkers, tria markers etc). Unfortunately it doesn't look like you've used any of these on your wonderful card, therefore you will not be entered into our prize draw. Of course if I am mistaken please let me know ( Have a lovely day. Hugs, Denise (PFP DT) x x

Jacee said...

Very striking card, love it!
hugs Jacee
Simply Paper Card Design

Lisa J said...

I love this colour combo especially for a Crimbo Card. Thanks for sharing with us this fortnight. Lisa DT Aud Sentiments Challenge

Anonymous said...

Gorgeous Christmas card, Sue! Thanks for playing at ATSM's AG goes challenge this week. Melissa - DT

Mari said...

Such an effective card! Thanks for playing with us at Crafting with an Attitude :) xx Mari

Wendy Nicola Jackson said...

Oh wow, what a beautiful card. That sentiment is so elegant and so is your beautiful monochrome card design. Thanks so much for joining in with the Southern Girls for our 'Layer It Up' challenge. Your sweet card is so lovely, especially that delish cabochon. Hugs, Wends x Fab 'n' Funky DT

silverpaws1000 said...

lovely card thanks for joining us at besties uk - Carol UK DT Co-ordinator xx

Kimbo said...

Great card, love the design

Thanks for playing along at Cardz 4 Guyz this week x

Jane Willis said...

Very stylish and masculine. Thanks for sharing at Cardz 4Guyz

Golden Goddess Designs said...

lovely project! thanks for joining us at Quick Quotes this month!


Sue said...

This is a lovely stylish card and so lovely in black and white, thank you for joining us this time at My Besties UK.

Cazro said...

An amazing elegant card. Thanks for joining in the fun at Cardz 4 Guyz. Caz

Lotta said...

Beautiful card. Lotta, DT för PFP

Helen said...

A great card - thanks for joining us at Cardz 4 Guyz.

Helen x

Michelle said...

Lovely card and great idea.
Thanks for playing with us at Inspiration Destination.
Good luck.
xxx Michelle (DT)

Sue Hickey said...

Lovely card thank you for joining us at My Besties UK Challenge hugs Sue DT xx

Messy Mamma said...

Great project and good on you making an early start to your Christmas cards! Thanks for joining us at Southern Girls this week!

Lauren DT xo

Jane Tillsley said...

Love your card thank you for joining us at Besties UK Challenge hugs Jane DT xx

Connie Mercer said...

Love this~ Thanks for joining us at Quick Quotes.

Rhonda Van Ginkel said...

Such a great crisp design, love this! Thank you for joining in the fun at Quick Quotes!