Friday, 2 November 2012

Bingo Challenge

At Addicted to Stamps and More it is their 4th Bingo Challenge and a very interesting mix on the board this time. Great samples from the team there as always.

I chose the black-free and stripes row.

I had this piece of card that I had cut a large circle from for something else so I made some striped paper and fitted it inside so it showed through the hole--then I folded the whole thing to make a card. The circle is edged with some peel-off strips that mold nicely around any shape. The lantern is recycled from a card we received last year. The sentiment is another peel-off--I getting rid of them nicely though I did find lots more in my Christmas Box!

Added  some fancy wool instead of ribbon and that's it.

16 comments:

  1. How cool with black in a Christmas card, I really like it! Your card is all and all very creative, great work! Thank you for joining the ATSAM Challenge this week.

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  2. Lovely Christmas card - I ought to use my peel of mountain too! xx

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  3. This is fabulous, Chrissie! Love that lantern and the silver on black. Thank you for sharing with us at ATSAM. Sue x

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  4. Gorgeous card, love the idea for the circle too!

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  5. Beautiful striking card, love the black background.
    Yvonne x

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  6. Very striking indeed - love it

    Sam xxx

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  7. Fabulous Christmas card. Love the black, red, and silver color combo ... very elegant. Thanks for joining us at Addicted to Stamps & More this week!

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  8. Loving the lamp, Chrissie! And I love that you made a card out of a piece of paper with a circle cutout. Very creative! Tracy:)

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  9. Wow!!! Chrissie this is amazing!! Thanks so much for playing along at ATSM! Xxx

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  10. Very elegant and a great way to use up your bits and pieces. Love it Chrissie. Hugs, Buttons x

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  11. Chrissie this has to be one of my very favourite cards of yours, so stylish and elegant and I simply adore what you did with the bingo card truly inspirational. Love the striped paper behind the circle and the peel offs look sensational..

    Marie

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  12. A beautifully elegant Christmas card - thanks for joining in our Bingo challenge this week at ATS&M - Jacqueline xx

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  13. This is a really creative use of what you've got. It's a lovely card and I particularly like the stripy paper peeping through on the black.
    Marina

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  14. Stunning color combo and design. That lantern is awesome. Thanks so much for joining us at Addicted to Stamps and More! this week for BINGO.

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  15. Very cool! I love that you recycled items and used them on your card! S resourceful. :) Thanks for playing at ATS&M this week.

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  16. Just Love this Chrissie I think it is stunning ( in fact it's just like me 'n' you Just stunning ) fumbs up xoxox

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Thank you for all of your comments. Reading them brings precious moments. Isn't it great to be able to be in touch with so many nice people in this way.