Welcome to the ABC Christmas Challenge Blog

The aim of our challenge is to help us avoid the Christmas Stress and rush to have all your cards ready! Our monthly Challenges are themed, We hope you will join us and have at the very least have a few cards in time for Christmas Please Read the Rules, and remember that you can enter our challenges as many times as you like and combine your entries with as many challenges as you like too! Have fun!
Helen, Samantha and the Design team Xx

Wednesday 11 December 2013

Y for You make your own embellishments

Wow, only a fortnight until Christmas day and 
our challenge theme this fortnight is :

Y for You Make it.

We want to see you make your own embellishments!
We can't wait to see what you come up with!

Our Sponsor this week is :

Stamp Fairy officially launched on November 5th 2010.  Gerda Burghardt, artist and owner, creates cute and whimsical digital images for the young and old, inspired by her life, love and 4 cute cats.  You will find adorable teddies bears, young boys and girls, fuzzy little bunnies and whimsical critters.  

Please visit the store and browse StampFairy’s wonderful images.  We hope StampFairy’s images inspire YOUR creativity.

There is also a 50% sale on this month so grab a bargain while they're half price!

Guest Designers:

We are joined this week with the lovely Larissa, who is a member of Stampfairy's own design team.  She has made a stunning card, featuring Jake Wintertime and a tree from the George and Friends set.  I just love Jake's fab scarf.

Design Team

My flower is made from a dress punch see my blog :)

Made a felt snowflake

*coming soon*

Handmade hat pin

Dorte using Clementine Christmas 1-1
 I made my own candy cane.

Bettina using Toby Busy Winter 4
I made my own flowers with a pearl to go inside.Hope you'll like it.

*coming soon*

I made my own silver and blue pin from leftover jewellery-making beads. 
Hopefully you can see it peeking out between the flowers!

Make a poinsettial with pop can tabs


Chris on a break

Angela using Barry Countdown To Christmas2 5
*coming soon*


  1. Your design team samples are precious. Love all the handmade embellishments the team came up with. Thanks for the "unique" challenge!

  2. Thanks so much for the challenge and the inspiring samples by the team! What beautiful work!!

  3. Girls thank you so much for your valued comments we all really appreciate it!
    hugs me x

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