Sunday, October 18, 2015

CAS Wreath

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Fortnight is up again  and it's time
for the Christmas club Girls
to show our latest cards.
The theme was set by Karen and is
CAS Wreath.

I had a quick look through my old stash
of used card fronts and actually found
6 Wreaths but this was the most CAS one.
This is how it started out .

I decided to make a Gate fold card and this is the outside
kept closed with a belly band.
I used Anita's gold stickers  Merry Christmas 
to decorate. you will see why inside.
A snippet of  dotty ribbon that was still on my desk
was just enough to go round the band.

I used cherry red card stock for the base of the card
and layered up with Gold mirror card and green card.

Card opening up.


Card fully opened.
I frugally  trimmed the card down into three sections
and even had a small piece over to decorate the band with.


Entering into the following challenges:
C.R.A.F.T. challenge #333 Christmas
Crafty Time Challenges #6 Shaped cards.
Crafting Musketeers #30 Christmas with a ribbon (on band).
Scribbles Designs #34 Fancy folds or shaped cards.
A Snow Flakes Promise # Christmas/winter theme.
Winter Wonderland # Christmas with a ribbon. (on band).
The Glory of Christmas #70 More than one fold.
Crafty Hazelnuts Extra # Anything goes.
Pixie's Crafty Workshop #199 Use up your snippets. (card front and ribbon).


37 comments:

  1. Fabulous wreath card perfect for the Christmas 'around the corner'.x

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  2. A lovely wreath gatefold card Valery. I've not done a gatefold for a long time so thanks for the idea. Barbxx

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  3. The lovely matting and layering shows off this wreath image beautifully Mrs A, looks perfect here on this gatefold card.
    Lorraine

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  4. Very beautiful gatefold card and pretty wreath!!

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  5. Lovely design for your CAS wreath....love all the rich colours xxx

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  6. This is loverly Mrs A! Great piece of upcycling and I do likey the shape!

    Hugs

    Di xx

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  7. Hello there, fabulous card. I love your gatefold design and your remake is brilliant, Kate x

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  8. Brilliant card, mmmm, not done a gate fold for ages - must put that on my to do list.

    Your room makeover sounds perfect. I'd love a table in the middle but the room isn't big enough. The table will be at one end in front of the window so hopefully will be a brighter workspace than where the little desk is facing a wall at the mo'.
    Looking forward to seeing your finished room.

    Liz x

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  9. I love seeing different shaped cards Mrs A and this is a definite winner. The wreath is lovely. The last time I did a gatefold was last Christmas ... lol! Overdue methinks. Christine xx

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  10. This is beautiful Mrs A the wreath is gorgeous..huggles Sue xx

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  11. Gorgeous wreath..you made a stylish card with it!
    xxx Margreet

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  12. Hi! I am wearing my DT hat now Valery Ann. Thanks for sharing with us at Crafty Time. Good luck! Hugs, Christine xx

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  13. Very lovely card ! I should get to work for my chrismas cards !
    Greetz
    Margo

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  14. great makes Valery - fabulous wreaths xx

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  15. As Christmas draws ever nearer you are wise to create your beautiful cards now. Sunday Serenity...

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  16. A gorgeous gatefold Mrs A, perfect for the challenge. Carol x

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  17. A beautiful gatefold card. Great upcycling. xx

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  18. Really beautiful Wreath card Mrs A!
    Lucy x

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  19. Lovely card. Thank you also for joining the challenge at the Glory of Christmas. Hope to see you again next time

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  20. What a beautiful card, I love that you repurposed the great card. Thanks for playing along with us at CRAFT Challenge! Brenda

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  21. Your card is beautiful Valery Anne ! Love it ! Hugs, blessings and love from Catherine

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  22. Gate fold cards Mrs A are some of my favourite cards for Christmas and this is gorgeous l love the wreath and the red and gold mirror card really sets it of ........just perfect xx

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  23. Great gate fold card and super upcycling of that pretty wreath xx

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  24. Wonderful job. Thank you for sharing with us at The Glory of Christmas - Myrna DT

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  25. Lovely sweet looking card. Thanks for joining us over at the Winter Wonderland this week.
    Love n hugs
    Marie

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  26. I bet you have done all your cards by now. You started so early.....good to spread the work load.
    Sue xx

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  27. Another lovely recycle that turned out splendiferous! Your fold cards are always wonderful, and this was a beautiful end result too! TFS & Have a great week. Hugs

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  28. Absolutely gorgeous Mrs A, marigolds are so fun and impressive!

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  29. Absolutely gorgeous Mrs A, marigolds are so fun and impressive!

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  30. Great card. Thanks for sharing with us at Crafty Time.

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  31. This is very pretty!

    Hugs,
    Chriss - Scrappin with Chriss and Lou

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  32. Lovely gate fold wreath with belly band, fab detail xxx

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  33. Oh these are fabulously festive Mrs A.

    Pumpkin carving is going well and we've only got through a few sticking plasters! Got to start planning the Bonfire Night Party soon eh?

    Hugs, Sarn xxx

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  34. I'd have to say that gate fold cards are so effective! Wonderful card and the details are perfect!

    Thank you ValeryAnne for joining us at Scribbles Designs....

    Sandy S
    (Owner/Designer Scribbles Designs)

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  35. Fabulous - such a classy card :-)
    Thank you for playing along at SCRIBBLES DESIGNS CHALLENGES.

    IKE xxx

    Scribbles DT

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