Monday, November 11, 2013

A Candy Cane Christmas...

I love this candy cane adorned with the pretty poinsettia.
Of course, this beautiful image is from Diane's Daydream Designs.
The image is part a set of really fabulous holiday images -- check it out at the store as
well as the other fabulous holiday (Thanksgiving and Christmas) images.
I love candy canes and always have a basket full of them at the holidays!

The Creative Details:
Colors: Copics in dog rose flower, willow, grass green
Embellishments: gems, pearls, glitter, frills bead, ribbon
Tool: embossing pad
The Challenges:
2 Sisters - Christmas sparkles
613 Avenue Create - anything goes
Artistic Inspiration - use a sentiment
 Brown Sugar - anything goes
Challenges 4 Everybody - anything goes
C.R.A.F.T - Christmas
Crazy 4 Challenges - frame it
Crafty Bloggers Network - Christmas
D.L.Art - anything goes
Delightful Challenge - all that glitters
Jingle Belles - holiday traditions
Gem of a Challenge -gems
Great Impressions - holiday card
Send a Smile 4 Kids - holiday
Scribble and Scrap - anything goes
Sweet Stampin - Christmas
Paper Playtime - sparkle
Totally Papercrafts - use glitter
3 Girl Jam - anything goes with ribbon

Stay Warm Harted,


  1. what a truly lovely holiday card & the perfect use of that fabulous candy cane image! glad you could join our celebration of holiday traditions at JINGLE BELLES!!! :)

  2. Beautiful and fabulous holiday card. Thanks for playing along with us this week at Brown Sugar. Good luck.

  3. Thank you for playing at Paper Playtime. Your project is featured on our Facebook Page today and linked to your blog!
    Paper Playtime Challenge Page on Facebook
    Stop by our new linky party blog An Inky Situation and Link Up!
    :) Janis
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  4. Love the layers. Love the poinsettia. Thanks for joining our All That Glitter Challenge at Delightful Challenges.


  5. Lovely card! I like the embossing and your use of reds and pinks. The added flower is fab. Thanks for joining us at Great Impressions.

  6. That is a great image! Love the colors. thanks for joining us at Sweet Stampin' this week.

  7. I love candy canes too! we always put a dozen or so in the tree when it goes up on the 11th of December... By the 14th they're all gone! lol.
    Lovely card! Thank you for joining us at Sweet Stampin'. Sammy-x

  8. Lovely Christmas card, thanks for joining in with our challenge at CRAFT x carol

  9. Lovely project! This communicates the essence of the season! Thanks for dropping this off by our house here at 613 Avenue Create!
    Chana, Owner

  10. How pretty! I love the scrumptious pinks and reds together! Great design & love the embossing and your details! :^)
    Hugs, Penny

  11. This is so pretty! I love the glittery poinsettia!!

  12. Wonderful card, super colours love your image. Thank you for joining us at Artistic Inspiration's with our sentiment/anything goes challenge , hugs Tania (DT) xx

  13. I am back , love the colour and such a great card. Thank you for joining us at Crafty Bloggers Network with our Christmas challenge , hugs Tania (DT) xx

  14. This is so festive. Love the details and colours and fab bow. Thanks for joining us at Totally Papercrafts.
    Hugs Sue W.

  15. Elizabeth,
    This card is so cheery! It just brought a smile to my face. Candy canes are one of my favorite Christmas candies and the way you combined the other embellishments just coordinate so well. Thanks for sharing with us at 613 Create. Amy. A, DT

  16. What a beautiful card! Love that big candy cane! Thanks for joining the challenge at 3 Girl JAM. Julie O, DT member

  17. What a pretty candy cane ... so very glad you shared your holiday traditions with us at jingle belles.

  18. The flower on the card really pops...Wow

  19. What a beautiful card!
    Thanks for sharing and linking this up over at the 3GJ Challenge blog for our Anything Goes w/Ribbon Challenge!
    Hope to see you play again in our next challenge :)

  20. Love the candy cane. Thank you for joining us at AGOAC this week. x

  21. A gorgeous Christmas card. The candy cane image is lovely.

    Thank you for joining in with the Scribble & Scrap challenge and good luck x

  22. Very pretty card! Thanks for joining us at Sweet Stampin' this week

  23. This is a very pretty card. Thanks for playing with Great Impressions this month.

    Mary Anne

  24. It's beginning to look a lot like Christmas...and it's so sweet to see. Your card is adorable! Papers and bow are a perfect match on my computer!!! Bless you....

  25. Elizabeth this is beautiful hun, thank you for sharing with us at Scribble and Scraps, best of luck xxx

  26. This is just so beautiful, Elizabeth.

    Thank you for joining us over at the Scribble and Scrap Challenge. Good luck.

  27. Lovely! Good luck in our Crafty Bloggers Network challenge. Sarah DT xx