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Thursday, 15 December 2016

AYLI (DT) Favourite Christmas Carol/Song

Hello peeps, how are your festive preparations going?  Mine are in their usual state of chaos I'm afraid.  I'm never sure how Christmas manages to sneak up on me every year like this.

Anyhoo, it's a new challenge from AS YOU LIKE IT today and the theme is Favourite Christmas Carol or Song.

For me it's a song rather than a carol, and it is a bittersweet one this year as Greg Lake has just passed away.  "I Believe In Father Christmas".  I have loved this ever since it was released, and the first hearing of it always reminds me of how close to Christmas we are.  The words are quite thought provoking.

High Hopes large Stackable Santa stamp
Painted with Distress Inks (ReInkers)
MFT stitched hexagonal dies
MFT Holiday Subway Art sentiments
MFT chevron die
Papers from Helz Cuppleditch - Dear Santa

Our sponsor for this challenge is

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This is our last challenge for 2016 but we'll be back bright eyed and bushy tailed in January.

Hugs to all
Squirrel xx



Gorgeous card Squirrel just love the image
Dianne xx :)

Marianne's Craftroom said...

Oh wow this is fabulous, great Santa. I love that song too x

Daffodil Cards said...

A SUPER happy card, love the hexagonal shape.

Elaine Stark said...

A great card and a fun santa. Elaine

Lorraine said...

He is a very jolly santa, love it
Lorraine x

KraftyKoolKat said...

This is so gorgeous Squirrel, that background really makes the image pop.

Chrissy said...

Fantastic colouring Squirrel..love this Santa and your fabulous card design.I recieved my card yesterday..thank you so much..


Lori said...

This is so cute! Love that background paper and awesome coloring! Merry Christmas xoxoxo

Princess Judy Palmer said...

Love the chevrons on the bottom. I thought that it was that pergamano stuff (maybe not the right name). Santa looks a little frazzled too so you are in good company.

This year's I'm grooving on Ronnie James Dio's version of God Rest Ye Merry Gentlemen.

Annette said...

Big, bold and FUN FUN FUN!!! What more can you want for Christmas! :0) xx

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