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Happy Friday all. It's all go here today, H is after a lift to the golf club but appears to have gone back to bed :-) Ol's keeps bringing me last minute washing to get cleaned before he heads off on his hols tomorrow and is in need of a lift to work at and I'm sitting here smiling.  It's the last day of the summer hols before H starts college on Monday and with Oli away too quiet days with no interuptions are just around the corner lol!.  

Today's card is the last of this months design team projects for Darren at Jones Crafts.  I've really enjoyed working with a different collection, it's challenged the old brain cells and got me thinking outside the box.   I used the Mistletoe Stamp Set by Kaisercarft, and red, green and black ink. The wreath background was stamped onto a separate piece of card cut out and adhered to the card before the fussy cut elements were added.  A great way to add some depth and dimension.  I added a recessed piece of card behind the wreath for the sentiment baubles and last little berry sprig. A really simple card but really effective I thought lol! 



I love the sentiments in this stamp set


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Lyn and I are off to the Craft Show at Leigh on Sunday, so hope to see you if you're going along too. Have a lovely weekend and fingers crossed its not another wet one :-) C

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  1. This is gorgeous Clare, love the colours and design.
    Hugs
    Linda xxx

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    1. Hi Linda, thanks for calling by. Hope you've recovered after your ice bucket challenge. Well done :-) xC

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    1. Hi Em, thanks for calling by. Have a lovely weekend xC

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  3. Very cute card Clare!!! Gives one lots of ideas!!! Enjoy your weekend and hope you see lots of fun things at the craft show!!! Am anxious for another video from you soon I hope!!! Nothing like putting the pressure on!! Ha, ha.
    Thanks,
    Judy

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    1. Hi Judy, don't fall over but I've uploaded five or so videos tonight. More to come as I ve got a quiet week ahead. Ols is off on holiday and Harry starts college on Monday morning :-) xx Have a lovely weekend too :-) C.

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    1. Hi Karin, thanks for calling by. Have a lovely weekend :-) C

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    1. Hi Lea, thanks for calling by the blog. Have a lovely weekend :-) C

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  6. Good evening Clare, You probably didn't see my last message on your previous post so apologies for not being around for your last few projects. We had family to stay and I couldn't get near the computer during that time. I'm loving this latest card everything about it is so fresh. Do hope you enjoy the show in Leigh on Sunday and that the weather stays fine. Thanks for sharing this and I hope you enjoy the rest of your weekend. Take care.
    Margaret A.

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    1. Helloooo Margaret, I hope you've had a fun time with your visitors and managed to get out and about around the showers. I'm looking forwards to another mooch about, and like you am hoping the resin stays away. Have a lovely weekend too and catch up again soon xx C

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