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1 November 2013

Winter Wonderland @ Christmas Cards All Year Round

Good morning everyone, sorry I haven't been around at all this week visiting your blogs, but I have been away in Cornwall for a well deserved break with my Husband Mark.

We have had a lovely time, the weather was mixed, but it didn't stop us visiting places and getting out and about.

This is Porthminster Beach, St Ives:

So, it's the 1st November and that means its time for a brand new challenge at Christmas Cards All Year Round.

The theme for November is:


Here's my card:

Card Ingredients:

LOTV Art Pad Winter Wonderland
Pearls & Gems from Stash
Kanban Swiss Dots Cardstock
Memory Box Frosty Border & Snowflake Corner
Fizzy Moon Festive Fun Papers
Creata Rub-on Greeting
Liquid Pearls

I am entering this card into the following challenge:

Polkadoodles 44 Anything Goes Christmas

Thanks for popping in - hope you have a lovely day.

Claire x


  1. Fabulous card Claire. So glad you are enjoying your break.

  2. Super card Clarie, I love the red accents, they really 'pop'
    Was keeping up with your little Devon break on FB, it looks beautiful down there
    Hugs Laurie xx

  3. This is a fabulous Christmas card Claire, lovely image and the red die cut accents look brilliant.
    I'm so please that you enjoyed your break, you both really deserve to have a lovely time.

  4. Gorgeous card Claire. I love the image and wonderful detailing.
    I am so pleased that you have had a nice time in Cornwall, it looks like a lovely place to visit.
    hugs Sue xx

  5. This is awesome sweetie. Glad you and Mark had a good break away, you bothe deserve it. Hope next year is a better one for you.

    Have a great weekend.

  6. That's a lovely beach Claire. I'm sure your break will have done you both a power if good. Love your Christmas card, another super LOTV. Enjoy the weekend, Jx

  7. This is really beautiful Claire… I love the snowman image and the paper and embossing are gorgeous…. the red die cuts with the pearls and crystals look fab! :-))
    Glad you enjoyed your well deserved break hun - the beach looks beautiful !!
    Hope you have a lovely weekend!
    Big hugs
    Sue xx

  8. Love your card Claire, such a cutie. We did Cornwall in the summer and I have a photo of St Ives from exactly the same spot! Carol x

  9. FABulous photo Claire...Glad you enjoyed your break..
    LOving your Christmas image..LOve these dies too.

  10. Oooo what a super LOTV card and am so glad you had a good break in Cornwall, Luv Sam x

  11. Wonderful card claire and i'm so glad you had a good break with your hubby x

  12. Gorgeous image and love the dies you've used, fab card. Glad you've had a nice break hun :o) Hugs, Lisa x

  13. So pleased you and hubby had a lovely time in Cornwall Claire.
    Gorgeous card, lovely image.
    Enjoy the weekend.
    Wendy xx

  14. So pleased you enjoyed yourselves Claire! Jill x

  15. Glad to hear you both enjoyed your break, it's a beautiful part of the world ... and the cream teas are pretty scrummy too ;)
    Gorgeous card, I have that snowflake border too and have only ever used white card, I'll have to get out my colours 'cause yours looks fab in red!

  16. Gorgeous card hun - love the cute image and fabulous details.
    Stunning photo - looks like you had a wonderful time - so well deserved. Hope you have both fully recharged your batteries.
    Sooooo looking forward to next weekend and meeting at the NEC for a good old catch up - only 7 more sleeps lol!!!

    Have a wonderful weekend.
    Debs xx

  17. What a beautiful card Claire ! I love the image and the gorgeous dies you have used ! Have a lovely week-end Sweetie ! Hugs, blessings and love from Catherine

  18. Gorgeous card Claire, love the frosty look you've given it.
    Glad you had a good time away.
    Avril xx

  19. Gorgeous card Claire. Gorgeous view of the beach at St Ives.....have a fabulous weekend! x

  20. The view looks beautiful Claire, and your card is gorgeous.
    Chris x

  21. Adorable Christmas card Claire, I love that sweet snowman image and your beautiful dies! So glad you had a wonderful time with your hubby, great photo!
    Hugs, Tammy

  22. Hi Claire love your pic of St Ives it's such a beautiful place! Love your very sweet Xmas card too. Glad you had a nice break!
    Hugs Lynsey x

  23. Glad you had a good time away....I'm sure it was much needed.
    Great card Hun. Are you going to the NEC? I'm still undecided.....I certainly don't need any more stash!
    Enjoy the rest of the weekend.
    Hugs Sally xxx

  24. Oh Love this wee card its so pretty, Loved seeing the piccys on FB of your holiday, so glad you got some better days, Hope alls well, Love Hazelxox

  25. Gorgeous scenery and a gorgeous project thanks for joining in with us over at polkadoodles.

  26. It looks like you had a great holiday Calire, I saw your pics popping up on FB.

    This is a gorgeous card, the pops of red from the die cuts work really well. xx

  27. such a pretty Christmas card with an adorable snowman! Next time you are visiting Cornwall give me a shout and perhaps we could meet up for a cuppa or cream tea!
    hugs, annie x

  28. Hi Claire, so glad to hear you & Mark had a lovely time, you certaintly deserve it hun. Love the gorgeous card, a lovely snowman & fab design.

    Donna x

  29. Good morning sweetie, this is just gorgeous :0)) Hugs Pops x x x

  30. Hi Cla\ire

    What a beautiful card and gorgeous photo, glad you had a lovely time.

    k x

  31. So pleased you both had and enjoyed a well deserved holiday.
    Hope you are both well.
    Carole xXx

  32. so gorgeous claire.really sweet snowman and your colours and papers are stunning :D
    gorgeous photo from your holiday too :D

    xx coops xx

  33. This is fabulous Claire... love the pre-coloured image and am going to have to get some now! Glad you had a nice week away too..

    Christine x

  34. Sounds like you had a fab break Claire, your Christmas card is so cute , I love it
    Hugs Susie xx

  35. Hi Claire
    Fabulous Christmas card ..... Hope you and Mark are enjoying....
    Hugs Sylvie xx

  36. This is just beautiful and the snowflake border and corner are awesome!

    Peace & Luv,

  37. St Ives is a beautiful place - haven't been there for years. Love this card that you made for the design team for CCAYR - you could also enter this into my CHNC challenge extra for November - I'd love to see it there too. x


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