Good morning to you all in the land of blog
Today's post is to remind you all of that fabulous challenge for
as we are at our midway point
That theme again
£25.00 (not including postage) to the winner
Here is my inspirational piece however do also pop over to the challenge site to see the rest of the awesome inspiration for this challenge.
I made a Xmas Wreath
This piece was originally a white willow wreath with a heart hanging inside it, I got it for a bargain of £2.
I used a
Cheery Lynn Designs Die - Border Dies - Wreath Strip
to create all those little leaves and wrapped some gold, red and green bead strings around before adorning
Those Hobby House Products
Mo Manning Hobby House Topper - Christmas Elves
Jingle Bells in Red, Gold and Green
Rhinestone Sparklers - Jewel Crystal, Jewel Aurora
Mulberry Roses - Medium and Small - Red Velvet
Mulberry Cherry Blossom
Organza Ribbon - Red
Stickles - Crystal and Frosted Lace
here are some close ups
The image on the Topper
I added gold pearls for bells on his boots, stickles frosted lace to the fluffy bits and glossy accents and glitter to the bauble, along with three red pearls for the holly berries all available from the Hobby House
Here you can see those rhinestone sparklers, the jingle bells and the glitter
Some more of those jingle bells with the ribbon, twine, roses and cherry blossom
Here are those large jingle bells with more of the flowers
and the other side view matching the first.
If you want to see more of the Hobby House products or be inspired by others hop and see us on
A warm welcome to my new followers, and I would like to thank all of my wonderful visitors who take the time to leave me such inspirational and kind comments, and this then allows me to hop on over and visit you in return.
I would like to enter this creation into the following challenges
ABC Challenge - P = pretty, picture, pearls
Crafting by Design - Anything Goes
Paper Shelter - Ribbon
Hugs and Enjoy Your Day