My 2017 Christmas Card Tally

14 February 2014

With Love from James

Good morning everyone, hope you all all well and those not get better soon! I finished work yesterday and now have 10 days off, which will be spent decorating, crafting and chilling!

So Happy Valentine's Day!  Did you get anything nice?

I got some Thornton's choccies from Mark.

Here is the card I made for him:


Card Ingredients

Wild Rose Studio Gorgeous Ginghams Papers
LOTV James - Big Heart Stamp
LOTV Love Grows Stamp
Promarkers
Mirri Card, Buttons, Doilly from Stash
Papermania Ribbon

I would like to enter this card into the following challenges:

Crafty Little Fairies Teddies
Crafty Ribbons 76 Ribbons & Bows
Fab n Funky 203 Love/Valentine's
I Love Promarkers 206 Gingham/Plaid/Checks
Scrappers Delights 16 All You Need Is Love
Divas By Design With Love
Fantastic Tuesday 21 Romance
Papertake Weekly With A Heart
Sweet Stamps 156 Love
The Squirrel & The Fox 63 Love

Thanks for popping in today - have a LOVEly day!

Claire x

54 comments:

  1. This is just gorgeous,fab image and love the papers.xxx

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  2. Awwwh, so gorgeous Claire, who could resist James. Beautiful card hun. xx

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  3. Aw this is so gorgeous Claire - I saw him around yesterday too - a really perfect valentine bear hugs Judith x

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  4. So super cute...thank you for joining in with us over at Crafty Ribbons x

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  5. Sweet card -thanks for sharing this with us at the Squirrel and the Fox.

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  6. Awww this is SO sweet Claire! I love the James image… he's very cute… and the gingham papers and fab embellies are gorgeous! bet Mark loved this! :-)
    Thanks for joining us at Divas by Design!
    Hope you have a lovely weekend
    Big hugs
    Sue B xx

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  7. gorgeous card Claire - enjoy the choccies! Hugs Rachel xx

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  8. so gorgeous claire.james is adorable and i love your fab papers and hearts :D

    xx coops xx

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  9. Gorgeous card Claire, I love cute James and beautiful papers.
    Enjoy your time off work and your yummy chocolates!
    hugs Sue xx

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  10. Lovely card Claire,James is very cute.
    Hugs Sue x

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  11. This is adorable Claire ! Love the doily ! Hugs, blessings and love from Catherine

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  12. Gorgeous Design,Great layout and such a cute image thank you for joining us over at Fan-Tastic Tuesday we would love you to join us again next week for another fun challenge,
    Hugs
    Suzy B~Owner~Fan-Tastic Tuesday Challenge
    XX

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  13. Awww what a sweetie Claire! Fabulous card for Mark, enjoy the rest of your day. Hugs Susan xx

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  14. This is gorgeous Claire, James is adorable and I love your gingham papers.
    Enjoy your half-term holiday.
    Pauline
    x

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  15. oh hunny,this is just gorgeous,love the adorable image,and just love,those papers,hun,valentines,no nothing for me hun,but glad you had a good day hugs Cherylxxxxx

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  16. I love your James Bear, I love gingham, of course I love your card and I love Thorntons chocolates! Happy Valentines from me
    Hugs Laurie xx

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  17. A gorgeous card Claire. James the Bear looks fabulous and i love the gingham papers.
    Lorraine x

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  18. I got the M&S meal deal - yummy! Great card, Liz x

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  19. what a lovely layout for Marks fab card, I hope you enjoy the holiday and find time to craft as well
    Tilly

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  20. Gorgeous card Claire, great idea to stamp the sentiment on the heart :o) Hugs, Lisa x

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  21. Such a sweet James the Bear creation Claire. Fabulous design detail. Hope you had a great Valentines Day.
    Laine
    xx

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  22. Awwww this is so adorable Claire - think that might be my favourite James image. Love how you stamped the sentiment in the heart.
    Enjoy your 10 days off - yipppeee!!!!
    If you fancy a crafty session with a friend - just let me know :o)
    Debs xx

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  23. This is so adorable Claire. You can't go wrong with the gorgeous James. Lovely colouring and layout.
    Have a great weekend and the rest of your 10 days off.
    Hugs
    Cathy
    Xxx

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  24. This is adorable Claire, I love that sweet little bear and your gorgeous papers! Enjoy your time off and have a nice weekend!
    Hugs, Tammy

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  25. Aawwww so adorable Claire! I love little James Bear and I love the mix of patterns in the papers & ribbon too!
    Have a lovely weekend hun :)
    Kelly.x

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  26. This is brilliant Claire, love the image, I'm into my lotv's again! Hope you had a lovely Valentines day and enjoy half term , Jx

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  28. Cute card, the bear image is so sweet. Thanks for playing along in the SweetStamps.com challenge.

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  29. Hi Claire love this sweet valentines card! The sentiment looks lovely stamped on the heart! Hope you enjoy your break from work!
    Hugs Lynsey x

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  30. Hi Claire, oooh that's an adorable image and a fab card! I spent Valentines day looking after a poorly little 'un right on the heels of recovering from a nasty virus - so not the best day ever!!

    Still did get flowers!

    Sarah

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  31. Your card is my favourite for Crafty Ribbons Challenge! Colors, teddybear, and poetry. Good luck...

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  32. Gorgeous card, so glad you joined in our challenge at CRAFTY RIBBONS this week, x carol

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  33. Awwww! This is simply GORGEOUS! What a perfect Valentines card! I hope you had a wonderful Valentines!

    Sending Warm Hugs,
    Elise

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  34. Beautiful card, I love the image and colors!
    Thanks for joining us at Fab 'n' Funky!
    ♥ Sandra ♥

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  35. a sweet valentine with cute James!
    hugs, annie x

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  36. I really like the limited colours on this fab card Claire, the two sizes of ginham look great too x

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  37. Great card. Such a lovely image! Thanks for joining Fab n Funky this week. Kates x

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  38. Aww this is really sweet Claire… James is so adorable and I love those gingham papers and the heart doily and heart ribbon… just perfect… bet Mark loved this! :-))
    Hope you're enjoying your time off hun!
    Big hugs
    Sue B xx

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  39. what a sweet card ,love the image and cute heart ribbon
    Thanks for joining us at the I ♥ProMarkers challenge and good luck
    Tracey x

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  40. Suchlike a lovely card Claire x thanks for sharing with us at scrappers delights challenge blog.

    Kelly x

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  41. Good morning sweetie this is just gorgeous, love your colour choices, huggles Pops x x x

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  42. Hi Claire love the card just right for a guy not too fussy or sloppy. Hope you are well Meg xx

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  43. Ohhh what a gorgeous Valentine! Hope you've enjoyed your time off :)

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  44. Gorgeous card and such a cute image.
    Thank you for joining us at Scrapper's Delights

    Huggsss, Angelique
    EngelDesignsScrap

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  45. This is gorgeous hun, I'm sure Mark loved it. I had a small box of Toffifee off each of the girls & Nige got me the Bebunny stamps....really need to play with them lol!
    Hugs Shell xx

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  46. This is fabulous, I've seen this stamps used on so many Valentines cards - it's perfect!
    Anne x

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  47. Hi Claire, thanks for your good wishes for my Mum's retirement. I think she will find the change hard. This is a beautiful card for Mark, love the colours, so warm and romantic, just gorgeous.

    Hugs K x

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  48. Hi Claire, I already left a comment once but not sure if you got it or not as it has disappeared, thanks for the lovely comments on my Mum's retirement, what a beautiful card and such rich colours, it's adorable.

    K xx

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  49. Hope you've been enjoying your days off, a completely adorable card for Mark. Love the layout of it. Enjoy your weekend xx

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  50. O just pooped by to say Hi, Hope alls ok with you, Love Hazelxox

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  51. that is so adorable, Claire - love the LO!!

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  52. This is fabulous such a pretty card & great design xxx

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