Sunday, April 26, 2015

Wish Upon A Star

Time once again for the girls in
the Christmas Card club to show 
their creations. 
It was my turn to set the theme
and I have chosen 'Stars'.
I have had these stars in my 
used Christmas card box for ages and they gave me the idea.
Card was originally going to be a Joy fold but as I
started to make I realised I would be covering up 
a large portion of the stars so disbanded the  middle flap.
I'm calling this a Half Fold Card!
Stars on white background is the reverse side of a card.
Red and gold card is from my stash.
Sentiments are Outline stickers by Daisy and Dandelion.
Large star is from a card which I centred the die cut over
to get the star in the centre of the design.
Die is Spellbinders  Marvelous Squares.

Inside of card.

As I was about to put everything away I found 
this star Embossing folder
by Crafts-too 
so made another card.
Sentiment is a gold sticker by Docrafts.

Entering the first card into the following challenges:
Hiding In My Craftroom #197 Any holiday.
Crafty Hazelnts Extra # Anything goes Christmas.
Rudolph Day # Anything goes Christmas.
Pixie's Crafty Workshop #174 Use up your snippets (parts of christmas cards).


  1. This is gorgeous Valery Anne ! The dies you have used are beautiful... Hugs, blessings and love from Catherine

  2. Beautiful starry creations!
    xxx Margreet

  3. Both of these are so pretty. I do like that star embossing folder.

  4. thats beautiful Mrs A...loving the embossing folder xxxx

  5. Fabulous card... Valery
    Thanks for the Challenge ... Enjoyed it
    Hugs Sylvie xx

  6. Your cards are Stunning Valery. Love both of them. Hugs Rita xxxx

  7. Your cards look beautiful, Mrs A.

    The first is such a lovely fold. I love the way you have finished the inside and the overall look is so coordinated!

    I will comment on the second card in my next comment...

  8. Such a pretty card. The star and sentiment look fabulous on your embossed background.
    Thank you for taking part in the April Rudolph Days Challenge. Good luck in the prize draw!

  9. Your card is definitely the STAR of the show. Simply Starlicious...

  10. Love both the festive cards you're showing here Mrs A. xxx

  11. Lovely cards, the first one looks realy classy, I love the starry paper and the lovely die cut with red showing through. Lovely starry embossing folder used on the second with a great CAS design.
    Jean x

  12. Such lovely cards, so very classy! I really enjoyed this challenge - thank you! Karen x

  13. Hi Valery, two very beautiful cards, I love your paper on the first card and the fabulous design, a very elegant card. Lovely embossing on the second card, love them, thanks for the challenge I enjoyed it, hugs Kate x

  14. Two great cards for your challenge Mrs A, this was an enjoyable one to do thanks.

  15. Very classy card, love the red and gold and all the stars.

    Kath x

  16. a beautiful make Valery and a fabulous theme - thankyou! Big hugs rachel xx

  17. Valerie, these are both just gorgeous. I'm impressed by the way you used the S/B Square on #1. Really shows off the die and your fab star. Of course I'm loving that fold. #2 is equally lovely, and clever you to be able to incorporate that wonderful EF into your theme design. Nice challenge. TFS & Hugs

  18. These are both so gorgeous, Mrs A, so classic! I particularly like the embossed stars on the second card. But, then, I also like the gorgeous crimson and gold on the first card, too! Beautiful work.

    love Mags B x

  19. Absolutely beautiful cards Mrs A! I'm with Mary H on how well you did the die cutting to feature the star on #1. You did a great job on both!


    Di xx

  20. Lovely Mrs A. Super cards, you come upmwiththe cleverest ideas.. Shaz in Oz,x

  21. Beautifully made cards, very classy designs, lovely!
    hugs Jacee
    Simply Paper Card Design

  22. I like both of these. Very stylish and elegant x

  23. Wow, you have a full constellation there! Love the colours too, a beautiful card. Thank you for joining us at CHNC Extra.

  24. Super elegant classy creations, Mrs A! Both wonderful!

  25. Hi Mrs A
    Love the fact that both are festive without being overly so.
    Best wishes.
    Ang x

  26. Two gorgeous cards Mrs A, the first is a stunner. Thanks for a fab challenge theme, enjoyed making mine. Carol x

  27. Those are such pretty cards!! Thanks for joining us over on the HIMCR blog!

  28. Well this is my third attempt to leave a comment over the last few days so I'm hoping it works! Two really lovely cards - especially the first one! I love it. I finally managed to post my card for your challenge today. Sorry I am so late! Christine xx


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