Wednesday, December 4, 2019

Double D, 12 Days Of Christmas

Good Morning! 

A brand new Challenge is up and running over at the Double D Challenge Blog

Here is your Inspiration Tile:

Days 1 - 6

1st Day Partridge In a Pear Tree
2nd Day Two Turtle Doves
3rd Day Three French Hens
4th Day Four Calling Birds
5th Day Five Golden Rings
6th Day Six Geese A Laying

Here is my card:  

Partridge In a Pear Tree.....don't mind the pine cones ;)

I was going for a country flavor and vibe.  
Flourishes Holiday Topiary stamp set.  
Amalgam Black ink.
Distress ink.  
Copic Markers.

Cheery Lynn Fanciful Flourish die.
Memory Box Fanciful Poinsettia Ornament die, cropped.  
Button and Gold Twine.
Fun Foam.
Gold Ribbon.  
Adhesive Rhinestone.  
Sakura Glitter Pen.  

Please come on over to the Double D Blog and join in all of the FUN!

You'll be glad you did as there is always a pretty prize up for grabs!  

Here's the prize for this Challenge:

Merry Merry!  



  1. You captured the country flavor very well with the traditional colors and the gingham. Love the ribbon on the background that accents the golden panel with the partridge in the tree. The swirls of golden and the red
    accents of the poinsettia and button make for a treasured Christmas card.

  2. Wonderful take on the mood board with your partridge in a pear tree image. Beautiful design.

  3. What a fun challenge! I thought your image was a printed image, your coloring is perfect! Love the rich golden hues you used. It's warm and cozy and definitely has a country flair.

  4. Wow! "mind the pine cones"!? that is one GORGEOUS card, Donna, and the image is beyond beautiful! so lovely! Your card resembles exactly what Mother Nature would give if she could gift us with the warmth, beauty, and love in a package. The background papers look like a special package! Beautiful in every way! hugs, de

  5. This is awesome and you certainly grabbed that country vibe with the gingham check. What pine cones? thought they were pears! LOL Fabulous coloring and design ... you go girl!!

  6. What is not to love about this card??? You certainly captured the country flavor. Reminds me of a warm, old fashion Christmas.

  7. Wonderful texture and great layers. That stamp is perfect for the challenge. Love the gingham background with it.

  8. Ha Ha, love your don't mind the pine cones :) Love the yellow and browns and great way to use your ribbon. Great wrapping of the leaves around the image, so cool!

  9. Love your pine cones great card, wonderful as always.xx

  10. So beautiful, Donna! I love the country Christmas feel of this card. Great design...that CL flourish is one of my favorite!

  11. Hey, it's all about inspiration and this looks perfect to me! Love the country vibe. Fun challenge!

  12. You nailed the country vibe for sure. I love that beautiful tree, the flourishes, the colors and the pretty!

  13. Wonderful country look to this card. I love the gingham and the die cuts, and that stamped image is perfect here. Really great take on this challenge, so fun.

  14. Such a gorgeous design Donna! I love the country look with the mixture of colours you have used.