Monday, 18 December 2017

The Stockings Are Hung


What's happened to December??? Why is it going so fast?  I hope I'll be ready by the time Santa visits.  At least I've got one stocking ready to hang ;)

This is one of my favourite woodblock Christmas stamps.  I've been so busy trying to use all my NBUS Christmas stamps and dies that I haven't got round to any of my old favourites this year, but I managed to find a little stash of images that I'd stamped last year, so I smooshed this one in Distress Inks, fussy cut it and mounted it onto a plaid Distress-inked background.  The sentiment is from Uniko.

I'm entering this into TIME OUT Challenge where they've got this gorgeous inspiration photo:


And Muse Christmas Visions festive free for all.




7 comments:

  1. Such a fun and festive Christmas Stocking. Love your stamped plaid background and sentiment too. TFS Shirley. Merry Christmas and Happy New Year. Hugs

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  2. What a fabulous plaid background, Shirley ... seems there's a magical glow around that fun smooshy Christmas Stocking ... hope Santa fills it right to the top for you! Hugs, Anita :)

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    1. Oops ... almost forgot to say ... thanks so much for playing along with us at Time Out! Hugs (again), Anita :)

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  3. What a fun stocking and background. Perfect for our challenge. Thanks so much for playing along at Time Out.

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  4. So sweet. Love the colours of your stocking ... and that plaid background - awesome!! Thank you so much for your Christmas card. I just arrived the other day. Always excited to have a shirley-bee original!! :) Merry Christmas to you and your family and Happy New Year! Love, Loll

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  5. I love how the colours of the plaid let the stocking pop up and the colours of the stocking! Thank you for joining us at TIME OUT!

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  6. Love how the stocking seems to glow against that plaid background! Thanks so much for joining us at MCV! Merry Christmas!

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