Monday, December 10, 2012

Non-traditional Christmas colors




What’s Christmas without traditions? Well, it’s the premise behind a lot of card challenges, for one thing.  Black and white is certainly not a traditional Christmas color scheme, so I think this card is non-traditional in anyone’s book.

The ornaments (both from Stampabilities) were silver-embossed on black paper, then cut out. They are “hung” from tinsel cord and popped up. The sentiment is also silver-embossed.

I’m entering the card for three challenges:

52 Christmas Card challenge to use Black, White and Metallic as colors.
CAS-ual Fridays CFC81  to make a card incorporating Knots.
Victorine Originals #49 to make a Christmas card with non-traditional colors.

7 comments:

  1. This is absolutely fabulous, Sandy! LOVE the hanging fibres for the ornaments! Gorgeous--thanks for joining us at 52CCT! :)

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  2. Gorgeous baubles and fab sparkle - thanks for joining in this week at 52CCT - Jacqueline xx

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  3. This is really really gorgeous! Thanks so much for joining us this week at 52CCT!

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  4. How pretty! Love that gorgeous embossing and silvery tinsel! Thanks so much for playing along with us this week at CAS-ual Fridays!

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  5. This is stunning Sandy, I love the tinsel hanging for your beautiful baubles! Thanks so much for sharing your lovely card with us at 52 {C}CT! Ruth x

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  6. A very elegant card. Beautiful baubles and the tinsel sparkles so fine!
    Rosi x

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  7. Your card is soooo beautiful! I really like the tinsel, nice idea! Thanks for playing along this week at 52CCT!

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