Monday, 22 September 2014

Rudolph The Red Nosed Reindeer.

Good morning all.
I hope you are all well.
I spent my Birthday money yesterday.I got myself some nice winter jumpers, boots and a new coat as well as some Drops of Youth serum and eye serum from the Bodyshop.I also got some Seaweed moisturiser to hopefully help matt down my hormonal skin.lol
So on to todays quickie card.
Just to say:
I am not sure how much i will be blogging this week as its a busy time at work again so apologies in advance if i am a little lax in my commenting.
Anyhoo here is my card which i am entering into the following challenges:
1.Christmas at Sweet Stampin Challenge - September Challenge - Christmas Critters
3.The Paper Shelter Challenge - Challenge 174 - Ribbon,twine and or floss
4.Fussy & Fancy Challenge - Challenge 123 - Main colour red
5.Sweet Stampin Challenge - Ribbons & Bows

Products used are:
White card
Docrafts papers
Distress tool
Red pearls
Red ribbon
Woodware stamp and sentiment - Patch Reindeer

A close of the image which i have paper pieced.

And a sideways view.
Thanks so much for looking, it means a lot ;D
Lotsa Hugs
Nic.
xxx

56 comments:

Chrissy said...

Sounds like you had a wonderful shopping spree Coops..and love your gorgeous paper pieced reindeer..fab papers and love the lush bow with the bells.

luv CHRISSYxx

susiestacey said...

Lovely card Nic, thr natural products sound interesting - perhaps l should seek some out x Susan x

tilly said...

he looks wonderful paper pieced......love the stamp
Tilly

Janette said...

Nic I just love the patchwork, such a gorgeous card..xx

CRAZYCRAFTSHED said...

Gorgeous and beautiful card Nic and Happy Birthday
Hugs Dianne xx :)

Doreen said...

This is gorgeous,a lovely image,design and details.xxx

aussie aNNie said...

GORGEOUS card, love the image and lovely colours.xxThe Journey is the Start

Pamellia Johnson said...

What a wonderful Christmas card! I just love that reindeer image and your papers are beautiful! hugs :)

Michelle said...

Absolutely beautiful work Nic. Gorgeous paper piecing and lovely papers - I hope you had a wonderful birthday - Michelle x

Squirrel x said...

LOL, he does look rather pleased with himself doesn't he, it must be his fabulous paper pieced outfit! Gorgeous hun, and so much fun. Love it. Hugs xx

Marlene Atkinson said...

This is gorgeous,love the paperpiecing. Marlene

Sheila said...

Nic! This is such a gorgeous stamp - love your paper piecing. Perfect! X

Christine L said...

A fabulous Rudolph image and a gorgeous big lush red bow Nic.. love it!

Hugs
Christine x

Jane said...

Fabulous job as always Nic, love Jane x

Sue said...

This is gorgeous Nic. I love the cute image and the papers are so beautiful.
hugs Sue xx

Sarah said...

Great paper piecing!! Loving the bow and bells...again!! Sounds like you did well on your shopping spree!! xx

Lorraine said...

A gorgeous card Nic. Love the paper pieced reindeer, he looks fab.
Lorraine x

Debbie said...

Delightful card and perfect for our challenge this week at Sweet Stampin', thank you for calling in. Debbiex

Craftin Suzie (Susan Flynn) said...

Nothing like a good shopping spree now and again Nic! Love your card that image is adorable and is perfect for paper piecing, great choice of papers. Susan x

Sue B said...

Oh Wow! what an awesome reindeer… he's adorable!! I love the paper piecing… it looks so fab and the papers are very scrummy! the lush bow and jingle bells finish it off perfectly! his shiny red nose is SO cute! :-)
glad you had a lovely time shopping... sounds like you bought some nice things! :-)
Hope you have a good week!
Big hugs
Sue xx

Lau W said...

Oh wow ! Love your papers, so fab work !
xxx

Jacee said...

How lovely, fabulous image and I love his nose!!
Hugs Jacee
Simply Paper Card Design

crafty-stamper said...

Beautiful card love the paper pieced image,gorgeous bow and papers and love the layout -sounds like you enjoyed your spending spree
Carol x

McCrafty's Cards said...

Gorgeous card Coop's, I love the image and the bells.
Kevin xx

Sandra H said...

Oh how wonderful is your creation this is just so beautiful and perfect in every way xx

Sarahshandmadecardsx said...

A great card Nic and he looks stunning paper pieced in those papers. Love the ribbon and bow too.

Hugs Sarahxx

Lynne in NI said...

Oooh I love your fancy Rudolph!
Sounds like you had fun shopping :)

Marianne's Craftroom said...

Oooh another for my wish list, fab paper piecing and love his nose

Gail said...

Beautiful card. I love that deer! And how you paper pieced him is wonderful. Gorgeous!! Thanks for joining us at The Paper Shelter this week and hope to see you at our next challenge on Wednesday! Hugs, Gail

downrightcrafty said...

super paper piecing and adore his red nose a fabulous card
hugs Kate xx

Jackie said...

Love that image, wonderful card :o)
Jackie xx

coldwaters2 said...

Oh how majestic that reindeer looks, the patchwork effect is awesome so is the design I love this so much Nic.
hugs
lorraine x

Mary J said...

That is a gorgeous Christmas card, Nic! Love the paper piecing and LO!

Juls said...

fabby, loving the patchwork look :-) xx

Jane Savage said...

Amazing paper-piecing, Coops! Love the whole Nordic look for Christmas and the bells on the bow are just perfect! xx

Whisper said...

Oooo what a fabby Reindeer and a great layout too, luv Sam x

Sandy How said...

Yeah! Birthday money sounds like you had fun spending it!!! Love this fab reindeer and that gorgeous bow. A wonderful Christmas card
Hugs
Sandy

Judy Corner said...

Oh now this is lovely Nic. Don't forget to pop back over to my Blog and scroll down to see the lovely offer from Tracy at Cardmaker's Delights for a freebie for the first 20 of my followers to take up the offer. Judy x

Faye Wynn-Jones said...

LOVE! The paper pieced reindeer looks awesome. I'll be singing that all night now! x

catherine said...

Fabulous card Nic and great festive colours. Love the reindeer. Hope you had a fabulous birthday. I celebrated my birthday and wedding anniversary together last week too!
x catherine

Maria Loyen said...

This is a lovely card. Thanks for playing with us over at the Paper Shelter this week. Greetings Maria

Samantha Siemers Ratliff said...


This card is so cute!

I just wanted to let you know that Sami Stamps is having a DT call. If your interested use the link below to get more information and/or participate. =)

http://www.samistamp.blogspot.com/2014/09/sami-stamps-challenge-17-dt-call.html

heidy said...

Gorgeous card Nic, I love the image and the bells.
XXX Heidy

XxJULESxX said...

Just gorgeous!!

MagsB said...

I love your paper pieced Rudolph! He looks great!

I love the Body Shop, too - enjoy your purchases, a little bit of pampering never goes amiss lol!

love Mags B x

Judy Corner said...

Love this card too. Judy x

Little K Smith said...

A fabulous card hun, I love this stamp, fab papers and love the delish red ribbon with the gold bells too :)
Kelly.x

Sarah said...

Love, love, love how you've paper pieced the reindeer Nic, he looks fab!

JANINE QUINN MIDDLESBROUGH, UK said...

Yay, I get to comment on your card this week Nic. This is such a fab card, I love the paper piecing and your colour choice. It's sooo cute - I love his red nose Thank you for sharing your card and joining in with the fun at Sweet Stampin’ this week and good luck. Hugs Janine xx

shampylou30 said...

Another stunning card love the paper piecing looks so pretty xxxx

Wendy Nicola Jackson said...

Aww, that's gorgeous Nic. Really love this patchwork reindeer, such a cool stamp! Gorgeous Christmas card and I love the diagonal design too. Hugs, Wends x

nwilliams6 said...

So fun! Love the dear and that bow is wonderful. Such a homey feel to this one - makes me feel good inside. Hugz!

Jo Rice said...

What a fabulous card and great use of papers...thanks for joining us over at the Fussy and Fancy Challenge and good luck...Jo. X

Bettina L. said...

This is such an adorable christmas card Coops. Love the details with the bow, bells and reindeer. Perfect for a kid too. Thanks for playing at
Top Tip Tuesday and good luck. Hope to see you back tuesday for a new challenge. Bettina DT Member at Top Tip Tuesday xx

Samantha said...

Stunning card hunny so love the image and your papers too! Thanks for Playing along with us this time at Top Tip Tuesday Challenge, hugs Samantha :0)

Wedgie said...

What a brilliant card - love your paper piecing.

Thanks for sharing with us at Christmas at Sweet Stampin this month, Wedgie xxx