Sunday 17 June 2012

Christmas card club

Hello All
Hope we are all well...Roy and i arrived back in Gib last night at 6.30pm. walking into the airport soooo hot...after all the awful wet Windy cold weather.....we had a great time with my Daughter and Family though...the opening of her Shop went really well ..we had a lovely opening was hectic getting everything ready and the last finishing touches to the shop....but it looks fabulous ...she has worked so hard.....Congrats Claire !!!!!!.....
Onto this months Xmas card for our Christmas card Club...where a group of us girls make a card every month if you would like to join in ...look at the sidebard on my blog for Clare or Keryn ....they will give you all the is Annes turn to Choose this month and her choice is Clean and Simple.....
Card Recipe
Nestie Star Die......
Papers Mariannes Designs....
Bakers Twine Joanna Sheen.....
Hobby House Gems ....
Message Marion Emberson Sugar and Spice......
Thanks for looking enjoy your Day....i will be taking it easy..
Hugs Sylvie xxxx



nice card- but christmas is so far

- I want summer now! But with 16 degrees summer feels like winter


Great card the red and white.
Sounds like you ad a great time Hun.
Where is the shop?
Have a fab day.....we are still in Wales until Friday :)
Hugs Sally xxx

Wendy L

Very stylish card. Love the view past the card too. xxxx


Love the card and white sooo christmassy! glad you had a great time , have a rest now! hugs Margaret


The perfect Christmas card, Sylvie. I love red on white.
Pleased to hear that you both had a good time at the opening party, and spending time with your daughter and family. Sorry about the foul weather. It's no better here today...we're sick of seeing rain, rain and more rain xx

G Peplow

Hi Sylvie, Glad it all went well, sounds like you had a wonderful time!! Gorgeous CAS card, I love the red stars in such pretty papers, hugs Gay xxx

Canonbury creations

Great cas Christmas card Sylvie! Glad the salon opening went well, getting back to lovely weather must make you glad you retired to Gib:)
Val x

Jacqui's little piece of England

Nice card Sylvie

jacqui x


ooh very nice !!! Sounds like you have had great fun !
Hugs LIz


Simply gorgeous Sylvie!

Sarah x


Gorgeous card Sylvie, lovely combination. Lucky you back in the heat again:)

sue w.

Hi Sylvie, love your card, superb KIS card.
Lucky you going back to warm weather, forgotten already what that feels like.
Sounds like you had a great time though.
Hugs Sue W.


Fabulous card Sylvie, love red on white too! We've had rain for most of the weekend. Carol x

Sarah's Little Snippets

A fab Christmas card Sylvie, love the red and white. Congratulations to Claire on her new shop, I'm glad the opening was a great success! Sarah xx


Delightful card for Anne's CCC challenge - love those stars x


Hi Sylvie this is gorgeous I do love the clean and simple style, the stars and twine look ACE.
Lorraine x


Hello gorgeous!!! so glad you got back safely from UK and so happy Claire's salon launch went well. I was thinking about you. Got any pic's???.
Absolutely love your card. Really loving the stars and the twine. Hugs Clare xxx


Hi Sylvie

So pleased everything is now sorted for your daughter and the shop is open. That must be such a lovely and exciting feeling. I hope her shop is super successful.

Your Christmas card is lovely. Just a little reminder from you that it is only half a year away!! Eeeekk!!!

Love Jules xx

Zoe Tant

Congrats to your daughter so pleased it went well and well done for such a lovely CAS card. Love the sparkle. Zx

Vicky Hayes

Hi Sylvie - welcome back! So pleased you had a great time and that the opening party went well. I love your CAS Christmas card - red and white stars and bakers twine is a perfect combination and I love the sentiment too. Vicky x


Hey Sylvie - let me add my congratulations to Claire as well. We just got in from taking our youngest grandchildren to the beach for a week and now I am trying to catch up! You clean and simple Christmas card is wonderful! Wonderful design work and I love red and white.


Just goes to show that clean and simple can be stunning, and this sure is.

Lyn S

Fabulous CAS Christmas card Sylvie! Love those stars!


This is lovely!


Gorgeous Christmas card Sylvie what a fabulous design , I have only just made my first Christmas card , only 49 more to go.....or so !!
Hugs Elaine


Just gorgeous Syvlie! So stylish! :)
Lizy x