Wednesday 10 July 2013

Fab n Funky 'Christmas in July' and Die cutting machines for sale

Woohoo it looks like summer has finally arrived in England 
the weather this week has been lovely 
this week we have something to cool you down a bit 
if your finding it too hot!

But before I get too this weeks challenge I was real lucky and got a new toy
a e-Bosser die cutting machine.

Well I know you cant have too much of a good thing but in this case I guess I really don't need 3 embossing machines so am going to be selling my Cuttlebug which I have only just bought the new large plates for 
also going to sell my Grand Calibur
If you may be interested please leave your email address in the comments . 

Back to this weeks challenge

It's Anne-Marie's turn to host the challenge for this week and she has chosen

Christmas in July

We have two fabulous sponsors for you 
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Dilly Beans

We got to play with some real cute images from Dilly Beans

I chose 
Bundled up Penguin which you can get 

 I coloured him with pencils as I wanted to make the most of the sunshine and I have found that the copics tend to get too juicy if there out in the sun!
Used fluffy stuff for his hat. 
Background papers I made using distress inks and resist embossing

Icicle is a Tim Holtz die which I cut using my 


  1. Gorgeous card Beccy, so cute.
    Wendy xx

  2. Beautiful card Beccy. Love the ice blue...perfect for this cute image. Pat K x

  3. Lovely card Beccy, great colours and the snow really makes a lovely accent! Tempted about the diecutting machines, but have just put a buying ban on myself ;)

  4. Super card Beccy, love the cute image and the great colours.

    Pat xx

  5. Brrr He certainly looks cold, Love the icy colour scheme great card

    Alli x

  6. Thank you so much for joining LEJ Designs Challenge No. 61 - Christmas in July, over on the LEJ Designs Challenge Blog...

    What a brilliant card. The Icy blues and white really does make you feel cold just looking at it. That penguins is great and I love the dimension in his hat. The 3D snowflake looks gorgeous.

    We always have lovely digi images from LEJ Designs up for grabs as prizes, as well as other crafty bits from our amazing sponsors. Please pop by each week and join in if you can.

    Hugs Lisa xxxxx LEJ DT Member

  7. Well done for getting the eBosser - I have one and love it. Cute card - thanks for entering my CHNC challenge 132 - you could also enter this into my CHNC challenge extra for July - I'd love to see it there too. x

  8. Super cute card. Thank you for joining us at LEJ Designs and good luck. Chris GDT xx

  9. Adorable! Love the embossing! Thank you so much for sharing this cutie with us at Stamp and Create!
    Rene :D

  10. Very cute card, Thank you for joining us for Merry Monday.

  11. Love this cute card Becky - gret design and colour -

  12. Sorry Becky posted half a comment! - was going to say great card - love the design and all these cute images this week were jut so cute hugs Judith x

  13. Beccy: Your entry is beautifully done and I adore your cute penguin! Look forward to seeing your entries in our upcoming challenges too!

    Thank you for joining our “Christmas in July” Challenge #41 at Simply Create Too..

    Simply Create Too Design Team

  14. What a cute image ... And I LOVE the snow flake rosette

    Thanks for joining us at LEJ DESIGNS CHALLENGE

    Good luck

    Tina DT

  15. Super cute image! Thanks for playing with us at Merry Monday!

  16. fab card, love the snowflake
    thanks for playing with us at crafty sentiments

  17. How cute is your penguin Beccy? What a wonderful addition to our "Christmas in July" challenge at Inky Impressions this week.
    Thank you for joining us.
    Julie Ann x

  18. Totally adorable card. Your image is just too cute. Thanks for joining us at Merry Monday.

  19. fabulous card - love that cute penguin! Thanks for joining us at Crafty sentiments and good luck x

  20. What an adorable card. I like how you puffed the snow!

    Thank you for participating in the ABC Challenges Christmas in July Challenge!


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