Monday 24 December 2012

Join in the fun with Debby - My fav 5 Christmas cards for 2012

Good morning all.I hope you are all well.I will be getting ready for work now, no doubt it is going to be madness but i finish at half one so whoooppeeeeee.When  i get home me and little man are sticking on our onsies and then settling down to watch Narnia.

So today is the start of the lovely Debbys Top 5 link up fun where you get to show off your fav 5 christmas cards for 2012 and then link it up over on Debbys blog HERE for the chance to win some fabulous candy.
So in no particular order here are my fav christmas cards for this year.

I love this Stampndous stamp, i have had a real `thing` for stampendous stamps this year, just a pity i haven`t used them all as much as i wanted to to,
This one is Trim tree kiddos.

This is a fabulous Robin Pushay stamp from Crafts and Me called The wonder of it all and is one i made for a show sample.I just love the little boy.You can just imagine how awestruck he must be.

Cheeky Chester, one of my all time fav characters and this card is also for my monkey so makes it all the more special.

Of course i had to have the Stampendous Snowy Postcard in my top 5, i could not pick which one to show so as this is for my Mum and Stepdad this is the one i decided to go with.
Love this stamp and you WILL be seeing this a lot next year too.
And finally YET another stampendous stamp, this one is Snowbird and is another i have not really used to its full but i will.I love how this bird looks fabulous in any colour, i had to go for a robin though for this one.
Thanks so much for popping by, means a lot and wishing you all a really Happy Christmas and i am sure i will be blogging something before the new year :D
Hvae fun.
Hugs Nic.xxxx



Hi Nic
All gorgeous and beautiful cards and wishing you and your family a Merry Christmas and Happy New year have a fabulous time
Love and Hugs
Dianne xx :)

Anonymous said...

Morning Nic, a fabulous selection loving the robin card at the end, stunning!
Wishing you and yours a wonderful Christmas

Ali x

Caroline said...

Beautiful selection of card's. Happy Christmas to you and your family and all the best for 2013. Caroline xxx

scrappymo! said...

Wonderful selection! I love the robin card and the first one the best...but I love them all!

Whisper said...

Wow, what a fabulous mix of Christmas Cards and thank you for all the fabby comments you have left on my blog this year.

A very Happy Christmas to you and your family and i hope Santa brings you all what you want :-), Luv Sam x

Gem said...

gorgeous cards Nic! love the Robin one, you are a true inspiration! have a great christmas!! :) x

nnalorac said...

Must of been hard picking your top 5 Nic, I love them too. Have a lovely day tomorrow. Carolxx

Christine L said...

Hi Nic

These are all such beautiful cards... I hope you and yours have a fabulous Christmas and here's to a happy, healthy New Year!

Big hugs
Christine x

Margarets designer cards said...

Hi Nic

Yes they are gorgeous and beautiful cards, I love them all
I wish you and your family a very happy Christmas, and thank you for all the lovely comments you have left on my blog throughout the year.

downrightcrafty said...

great selection of fav cards, although it is so hard to choose when there are so many wonderful ones, which yours always are, thank you so much for your inspiration throughout 2012 and do look forward to seeing your new additions in 2013
Merry Xmas
Hugs Kate xx

Jane said...

Oh dear I only made 2 cards this year :(
Beautiful cards....the robin one is my fave!
Christmas cuddles, have a wonderful time!

Sue said...

A stunning selection of cards Nic.
I hope you and your family had a wonderful Christmas full of love and laughter
Hugs Sue

Donna said...

Gorgeous cards Nic, can quite see why they are in your Top 5!

Merry Christmas to you and your family, hope you have a good one and here's to a fab crafty 2013!

♥ oxo ♥

Marianne's Craftroom said...

I always love visiting your blog and I just knew the snowy postcard would feature, isn't it gorgeous. 5 fab cards. Have a wonderful Christmas xx

Gibmiss said...

Hi Coops
Fabulous choices ... All your cards are stunners.... Hard to choose ... I am just going to attemp to do mine....
Thanks for all your lovely comments Coops and all your inspiration... Throgh out the year.....
Happy Christmas.....
Hugs Sylvie xxxx

McCrafty's Cards said...

These are all fabulous Coop's I want to wish you and yours a Merry Christmas and a Happy and Healthy New Year.
Kevin xx

Lou said...

Hi! these are all very lovely,
i really wish you and your family Coops a *** Happy Christmas*** .
Hope you have a fab time,hugs Lou.xx

Ally said...

I haven^t been around the last couple of weeks due to my crazy working hours. But I have scrolled through your blog and want to say: so many wonderful cards, each of it is unique and I love them all. you are so talented!
Hope you and your family have a wonderful Christmas!
Huge hugs, Alessanda

Doreen said...

Beautiful cards Nic....Merry

Glimpses of My Heart said...

Beautiful cards, all of them! Sounds like you and your little guy are going to have a wonderful day together! Enjoy!
Merry Christmas!

Vicky said...

They are gorgeous Coops...and wishing you and your family a very merry Christmas Hun...:-)

Big hugs VIcky xx

Wendy said...

These are all absolutely gorgeous Coops...Merry Christmas, hope you all have a wonderful time.
Hugs Wendy xx

Juls said...

Fab collection of cards!! I can see why they are your Fav's Hugs Juls

Sally said...

5 stunning cards Nic. They are all beautiful & so detailed, I just wouldn't have the patience. It's been a real pleasure to see all your makes throughout the year. A Merry Christmas & a peaceful New Year to you & yours,
Sally x

Creations by Shirl said...

They sure are top 5 - great showcasing on each one...
Wishing you and your family a very *Merry & Bright Christmas*!

Jacki Daniels said...

I am so glad I didn't have to choose 5 of your cards I would seriously struggle as they are all stunning but you know how I feel about your work I think it's amazing
Just wanted to thank you for all your lovely comments and words of encouragement of the last year I hope you and yours have a very happy Christmas and a wonderful new year
Hugs Jacki xx

thecraftycavalier said...

When it comes to your cards hun, I couldn't possibly be limited to a top 5 - I'd never be able to choose! They are all gorgeous. Wishing you a very happy Christmas and best wishes for the New Year, hugs, Jayne xx

Elaine said...

Hi Nic,
They are all stunning and anyone would be delighted to open one of your little works of art.

I apologise for not being around much (there are changes happening in 2013 and I pray it will be give me some much needed extra time!)

Wishing you and all your family the Merriest of Christmas's and a Very Happy New Year.
I hope Santa brings your little guy everything his heart desires.

Big hugs to you
Elaine xxx

Sandra H said...

Your choices Coops are stunning.......wishing you and your family a wonderful time x

Viv said...

Ok.. tell me how you managed to only choose five from your fab creations ....LOL. Have a fab Christmas! x

Crafteezee said...

Gorgeous selection Nic. I would like to wish you a Happy and Healthy Christmas and New Year.
Big Hugs to you.

Mary J said...

A very very merry Christmas to you sweet Ni!

Fabulous cards and I look forward to even more in 2013!

Mary x

Mandy said...

Hi Nic,
5 beautiful cards,but then all your cards are....Sending best wishes for you and your family for the happiest Christmas and a Happy and prosperous New Year...Thank you also for all your lovely comments...
Mandy x

Lorraine said...

A fabulous selection of cards Nic. They are all gorgeous.
Merry Christmas and a happy crafty new year!
Lorraine x

Debs said...

All stunning Nic - especially love all the ones you made with 'that' stamp - so much so I really NEED to get it lol!!!
Thank you so much for all your lovely comments on my blog.
Hope you have a fabulous Christmas and hope Santa is good to you - I'm sure he will be :o)
Take care
Debs xx

Little K Smith said...

They're all just so beautiful and fabulous hun! Have a lovely Christmas Day and looking forward to all your inspiration in 2013! :)

cebelica said...

These are all fab. I can see why you chose them as your top 5. :)

I'd like to take this opportunity to thank you for all the kind comments you left on my blog and for all the inspiration. May your Christmas be filled with love and happiness. Hugs! xx

Susan said...

Love them all Coops!
Merry Christmas to you and yours. I hope to be a better crafter, blogger, commenter and house-keeper in 2013 now that I have one year back at work full-time under my belt! Not holding my breath though!
Love Susan xxox

Annie said...

Gorgeous selection of cards hun :) thanks for visiting me!! Wishing you a fabulous Christmas tomorrow. Hugs Ann xxxxxxxxx

Karina said...

Such wonderful cards, all of them, Nic! Wish you a Merry Christmas and hope you will be able to spend some relaxing days.
Hugs, Karina

Grenouille Greetings said...

A super selection, Nic. I still have wrapping and a Christmas card to make so I'll be quick but I wanted to say I hope you and your family have a wonderful Christmas!!! Festive hugs, Lesley

xxxtglxxx said...

Gorgeous array of christmas cards hun! :) That top image is so cute and your colouring is just wonderful!

Of course my favourite xmas card is the one that I received! ;) lol. Thank you so much!

Hope you and all the family have a smashing christmas Nic, and your posh new home will look fabulous with xmas decs up too! :)

Have a wonderful new year and thanks so much for your kind words, support and friendship over the last year too.



Jackie said...

Wonderful selection of favourites coops, and I love all your gorgeous cards since I last popped in.
Merry Christmas and a a Happy New Year to you and your family :o)
Jackie xx

Sarah said...

Gorgeous selection of cards Coops x

Anonymous said...

Great cards, love the first one.......S x

pinky said...

Amazing selection of cards Nic. My favourite, I think is that little bird, coloured so beautifully (as usual). Hope you had a lovely Christmas.

Lynne in NI said...

Ohhh, these are all stunners! TFS :)

Tonya said...

All of your cards are fabulous. Beautiful details on each one.

debby4000 said...

WOW Nic absolutely love your cards, my favourites are the last two especially the robin.
Thanks for joining My Favourite Five Christmas Cards.

XxJULESxX said...

oh wow stunning cards Coops!!!!!