Tuesday, April 21, 2015

MM155, TSSC361 and KJ220

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Happy Tuesday, peeps!  A real quick post today, it’s errand-running day!  I’ve got a Christmas card for you, for the Merry Monday cat or dog challenge, as well as the Kraft Journal’s Anything Goes – Girlfriends challenge!

I also used the Mary Jo’s Technostamper sketch for this week:

I like cats and dogs, but surprisingly, I don’t have many stamps of either…especially with a Christmas theme!  I did remember this set, Winter is Calling, had a little puppy in it, so I pulled it out and stamped it simply in Real Red, then added some digital DSP, burlap and sequins and mounted it on a Crumb Cake card base:

LeAnne Pugliese WeeInklings Winter is Calling Stampin Up Christmas

The “girlfriends” challenge is sort of tongue-in-cheek;  the two girls are obviously friends, so that’s my story and I’m stickin’ to it!!!  Here’s a closeup of my little pup, and you can see the glittery snow, too:

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My sentiment is from Great Greetings, stamped on the banner from the Circle Card thinlet.

I have to confess that I haven’t been doing a lot of stamping lately (which I need to remedy) but I have been knitting up a storm!  I made a poncho for my niece for next fall; she just turned a year last month, so I hope she gets a lot of use from it!  I loved knitting with this wool, it was soft and easy to work with, and now I want to make a sweater of my own with it….if I dare!!!   I have to confess that Dana crocheted the flowers as well as the string tie, as I don’t know how to crochet!! So here it is:

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Enjoy your day!

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(Cassidy got a “new” doll from a yard sale lady….check out the fingers, LOL!)

12 comments:

  1. Lovely card, fabulous poncho, ... VERY "new" doll. ;)

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  2. Love the red and white polka dots and the puppy that looks like he's supervising the girls! What an adorable poncho! Love those flowers!

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  3. Wonderful vintage Christmas card LeAnne, love Cassidy's new doll. Cassidy is such a beautiful young lady!

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  4. Love your vintage Christmas card LeAnne, but that beautiful poncho has totally wowed me! I would love to make something to wear for myself but I don't dare, I'm just not that good of a crocheter. You on the other hand are amazing!

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  5. What a sweet Christmas image and I love the red polka dots on kraft!! WOW to the adorable poncho, wish I could do that LOL!! Looks like someone bit those fingers off of that doll haha, but Cassidy could probably care less!!

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  6. Love the combination of colours you used for your card LeAnne, lovely design. Thanks for joining us this week at Merry Monday.

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  7. Hi LeAnne, your card is o-so-cute, your right the little girls look like friends to me too. I adore your layout on this Christmas Card! Have a good one... Megan

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  8. Such a sweet sweet Christmas card! I am so happy you shared it LeAnne in our challenge at The Kraft Journal! I always enjoy seeing your beautiful work!

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  9. Beautiful card Leanne, I love the vintage look, so glad you are playing along with us.

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  10. Thank you SO MUCH for sharing your ADORABLE card in our challenge this week. I just love it. It has a sweet homespun feel to it. I hope you will join us again soon.
    Karen
    The Kraft Journal

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  11. I love that sweet image and it looks absolutely fabulous in the red without being colored. Love the burlap too--perfect touch. Such a great Christmas card! Thanks so much for playing along with my sketch challenge. So sorry it has taken me so long to make it around to leave comments.

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  12. Gorgeous card! I love the burlap, really brings out the vintage look with the polka dots! Thanks so much for joining the Monday Lunchtime Sketch Challenge!

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