I hope you all had a great weekend. Ours was great! We took a little family trip up to Washington DC to see “A Christmas Carol” at Ford’s Theater. It was so good and we all enjoyed it very much! Then the next day we visited a couple of museums before heading back home. Just a quick trip; but well worth the family time together. I thought I would share a family photo of us at the theater!
Ok, well back to our regularly scheduled program! Day 6 of the 25 Days of Christmas cards. This is another card featuring a cross-stitch background. I saw this color combination on pinterest and I really liked it; but I wasn’t quite sure if I was going to like it with the thread. I really had to think about how I wanted to alternate the colors. I was rather pleased with the end result, however! I wanted to keep the focus on the background, so I just did a simple silver embossed sentiment in the center.
That is all for today, my friends! I am off to start making cookie dough for the CRAZY amount of holiday baking I’m doing this holiday season! I mean, seriously I try not to think too much about how much I have to do because it kinda panics me when I do!
Have a fabulous day, everyone; and I’ll see you all again tomorrow.
1. A Gem of a Challenge: Anything Goes
2. Crafty Friend’s Challenge: Christmas
3. Crafty Hazelnut’s Christmas Challenge: Christmas
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A beautiful photograph of you all Dori, it sounds like you had a lovely weekend.
A super card, your cross stitch background is fabulous, such a great idea.
Pauline - Crafting with Cotnob
I bet that was a fabulous trip? Great photo! I just love your card! Thanks for joining us and good luck with with your entry!
Lil Patch of Crafty Friends, Owner/Coordinator
Beautiful creation and wonderful family photo! Thanks for sharing and Thanks so much for playing in our challenge at Addicted to Stamps!
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Hello... Thanks for entering your lovely card into our ‘Christmas’ Challenge. Good luck in the draw and hope you will come back again soon.
Diane Louise [Team Leader for Crafty Friends Challenge Blog]
Love this! Thanks for sharing with us at Crafty Hazelnut's Christmas Challenge. Good luck!
Beautiful card. I hope you enjoyed your trip. Thank you for play with us at A gem of a challenge blog. Good luck with your entry.
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