Monday, 12 November 2012

Getting Ready For Christmas Again

Hello, it's Monday again, it comes round so quickly. I hope you’re all OK and have had a lovely weekend.
It is time for a reminder of our theme over on the House Mouse and Friends Monday Challenge, this time it was our lovely Sue's  turn to choose the theme and she chose "Getting ready For Christmas" - Use something on your creation to do with cooking, baking, wrapping, shopping or trimming, you get the idea. I chose HMOR1049 Christmas Cottage. Ain't they sweet!!!!!
Of course you must use a House Mouse, Happy Hopper or Gruffie to join in.

Simon Says Stamp who are kindly giving a $25 Gift Certificate.

Sweet Stamps Store who are also kindly giving a $10 Gift certificate

Thanks for looking, the DT have all made gorgeous cards for your inspiration so hop on over to the HM&F Monday Challenge to see them.

This is for the following challenges:-
1. Fussy  & Fancy - challenge # 75 - Pearls & Flowers (The pearls are in my flower embellishment)
2. Crafty catz - challenge 158 - Anything goes
3. Papertake Weekly - Anything Goes
4. Diva's By Design - challenge 60 - Lets Get Cute

Stamps - HMOR1049 Christmas cottage
Papers - Papermania,
Colouring Mediums - Promarkers,
Tools - border punch, 
Embellishments - gems, ribbon, roses, pearls

Thank you for popping by my blog.
Happy crafting
Tracy &



  1. The Aliens let me go Tracy, but only if I promised to get inky this week !!

    Another lovely creation from the Queen of HM, lovely rich warm Christmas colours.

    B x

  2. This is gorgeous Tracy, the image is adorable


  3. Gorgeous card Tracy :-) such a sweet image (Sue got the same corny words lol) and the colours and details are fab, I love the tartan ribbon with the flowers and pearl string, such a lovely arrangement :-)

    Lols x x x

  4. aw, cute as can be, Tracy. Such pretty festive colors, and a happy image!

  5. oh he can come and decorate my home for me this Xmas so long as he does not stand on my head - love the image and lovely colouring a great card
    Hugs Kate xx

  6. Wonderful card, Tracy...sweet (!) image.
    greetings Dorte

  7. Hi Tracy, gorgeous card love the HM stamp it is so cute. Happy crafting (poor result for our team on saturday) x Susan x

  8. What a gorgeous card Tracy.

    Hugs Riet.xx

  9. Hi Tracy, what a cute card. Oh how I used to love making Gingerbread houses at the holidays with my Mom, then my daughter, then my Grandkids. Great card for this challenge. Great holiday colors and love that plaid ribbon too.


  10. Hi Tracy
    A gorgeous and beautiful card thankyou for joining us this week at CraftyCatz
    hugs Dianne xx

  11. Fab work thanks for playing at Divas by design this wk hugs rebekah xx

  12. Tracy, this is darling!! What a sweet creation and image!! :) Thanks for sharing your creation with us over at Fussy and Fancy Fridays ! Hope you will join us again!! Smiles and Hugs - *Vicki* ~ DT member

  13. Gorgeous Tracy so cute fab trad xmas colour combo.

    smiles Christine x

  14. super card,thanks for joining in with our Anything goes challenge at CRAFTY CATZ x carol

  15. HI Tracy! Oh I just Love this HM image and your ribbon treatment and the perfect sentiment. Fab Xmas take my Dear.

  16. A super cute image, so sweet...thanks for joining us at Divas!
    Helen x

  17. Adorable image, deliciously coloured! Thanks so much for joining us at Fussy and Fancy.
    Alison x

  18. Aww, how sweet, love that charming image and your colouring is fab. Thanks for joining us at Fussy and Fancy xx

  19. this is lovely Tracey but those little mice are so cheeky!
    beautiful card. thank you for joining us at fussy and fancy challenge blog.

  20. Adorable card! That image is so sweet and your colouring looks amazing.

    Hugs, Dawn

  21. What a stunning card. So lovely design. I like the colors and that image is super cute. Also love the CAS style design like Plastic cards which make the card POP. Thanks for sharing.

  22. lovely theme great card clear and simple design must use it in Plastic card Printing .


I really appreciate you taking time to comment, Thank You, it means so much
Tracy x