Saturday, 13 December 2014

Monthly Challenge # 52 - A Special Card

Hi and welcome to another great challenge. We do hope that your Christmas preparations are going well and you haven't been effected by all of the snow and bad weather?
Thank you for all of your entries last month, as always, we had some beautiful cards. 
The winner of the Little Claire goodies is :
Lucy - Entry # 17
 Please email Carol ( who will forward on your prize.
 Our theme for December is 'A Special Card'.  It can be a card for that someone special, a shaped card or something fun and festive!  Let your imagine go wild for this challenge.

Our prize this time around is full of festive goodies, and anyone would love this little lot under the tree on Christmas day.
 It includes :
2 x 'Snowflakes on Pale Blue' Papers (12 x 12)
1 x pack 10 Cards & Envelopes (6 x 6)
1 x pack Red Bling Stones
1 x Tim Holtz Distress Ink (Ripe Persimmon)
1 x metre Red Tartan Ribbon
1 x Little Claire Santa’s Hat stamp
3 x Asstorted Die Cut Sheets (18 colour images)

Now to our Design Team makes for December - lots of inspiration to be had!

Diane has made a really fun, festive make using :
'We Three Cats'

Francy has made a festive tag using :
'Christmas Snowmen' stamp set

Gaynor has made a really festive card using :
'Santa's Hat' and 'Postcard Sentiments' stamp sets

  Helen has made a lovely Christmas card for 'Mum and Dad' using :
'Little One' Stamp set.
Marianne has made a card for a 'Mother' using :
Shary has made a gold and sparkly card using :
 Our Challenge Rules :

Can we please ask that your card/creation is an original design of your own and not a copy or remake of another card. This is plagiarism and these entries WILL NOT be included.
(1) You DO NOT need to use a Little Claire stamp to qualify for the prize draw.
(2) You may enter the challenge UP TO 3 TIMES ONLY PLEASE and you may combine with other challenges.
(3) You MUST follow the challenge theme and NO BACKLINKING please, new cards only.
(4) Please provide a link to our blog in your post.
(5) Please leave a link (via link below) to your actual card, not just to your blog.
(6) Please turn off Word Verification on your blogs, it makes it so much easier & quicker to leave a comment on your blog.
(7) The challenge finishes on Friday, 16th January 2015 @ 16.00pm and the new challenge
(# 53) will be open on Saturday, 17th January 2015.
Have fun creating your 'Special' cards and we look forward to seeing your entries, good luck!

Thank you for supporting our challenges in 2014.

Merry Christmas and Happy New Year

The Little Claire Team




  1. Congratulations to Lucy with her wonderful snowman card! Absolutely fantastic cards from the DT! Love them all but as I am nuts about cats I have to say that I have a soft spot for Diane's brilliant cat card. Debra x

  2. Congratulations to Lucy for her win and gorgeous card.
    Thank you for another fabulous challenge and fantastic inspirations Karen x

  3. Congrats to Lucy! Awesome creations and fab theme! Thanks for another challenge!

  4. Congrats to Lucy with her stunning creation!
    All are fabulous and festive creations by DT's!

  5. Congrats Lucy! :D
    Thank you for a fun challenge. The DT made some really great creations. Thank you for the inspiration.