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Pink and Purple Christmas

Hi Everyone,

now since I am not on so many DT's anymore I actually have time to play in challenges! Need more Christmas cards. 52 CCT has an  old technique for us - I had done it in the past but didn't know it has a name. It's called Josephs Coat.


I used a background stamp from Simon Says Stamps, the sentiment is Hero Arts and the die cuts are by Alexandra Renke.


And here is the winner of my little Christmas give away that I had on my blog recently:


 Big congratulations Rosi - your elf is on its merry way!

Linking up with:
52 CCT - Joseph's Coat technique
Addicted to CAS - pink and purple
Simon Says Monday challenge - something clear (clear embossed those little trees)


Creative Craft Cottage

Comments

conil said…
This is so creative...love the non-traditional colors and those downright, adorable diecuts.
Dora said…
Beautiful card.
Your card is so well designed. I have not done Joseph's Coat in ages. Thanks for the reminder.
papierelle said…
Mega schön!!!! Ich habe mich mit der Technik total schwer getan, erst Versuch Nr.3 war einigermaßen brauchbar, obwohl ich alles nach Anleitung gemacht habe.
Naja, was soll's, man mus ja nicht alles können.
AlisonC said…
A beautiful smart and stylish card. The purple is unusual but gives a fabulous look for this technique. Thanks for joining in at 52CCT
Anita in France said…
So pleased you've found time to just play, Cornelia ... what a lovely card ... delicate and dramatic at the same time ... and a gorgeous colour combo! Hugs, Anita :)
Rosmarie said…
Oh wow! Die sieht super aus und ganz anders als all die anderen Karten - deine Ideen sind immer grandios! Vielen Dank für's Mitspielen bei 52CCT.
Rosi
Bobby said…
I had forgotten about that technique too, Cornelia. It worked beautifully to let that pink and purple shine in your unconventional but so YOU Christmas card. Thanks for sharing it with us at Addicted to CAS.
Goga said…
Great card. Love the non typical colours you use.
Thank you for joining us at 52CCT. Goga DT
Toni said…
Agree with Bobby--this card is so you! and so fabulous!

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