Sunday, December 2, 2012

The Ribbon Girls December Challenge...

Hi folks from a cold snowy North East of Scotland...looks like we're in for a long winter but it would be magical to have a White Christmas...enough about the weather...there are far more important things happening today...the Colour and Challenge Design Teams from The Ribbon Girls are getting together for one big December Challenge and no prizes for guessing the theme...well it just had to be...
HO...HO...HO
or
A CHRISTMAS CARD
but I found myself itching to make some tags...now I'm sure you can guess what kick started that train of thought...and tags with stitched motifs no less so it was time to look out the needle and thread...





oops...that pearl is trying to do a runner...

the challenge will run until 16th December and there are fab prizes up for grabs...

 and from our very generous friends at Lili Of The Valley
and a little birdie tells me there will also be some fabulous give-aways over the Christmas Holidays but in the meantime hop on over and check out the gorgeous Christmas inspiration from all The Ribbon Girls.
I'm intending having a lazy Sunday...chilling out on the sofa with The Furry Boy...giving my old brain a bit of a work-out with the Sunday crosswords and no doubt some coffee and cake to keep the energy levels topped up.  Have fun whatever you're doing and I'll see you all tomorrow for Monday's Monthly Ribbon Girl Give-Away.
Hugs Kath xxx


15 comments:

Redanne said...

Gorgeous, gorgeous tags Kath - that stitching looks so effective on Kraft card. Love how you did the bauble and those rusty bells are fabulous. Hope you have a lovely chill-out day and hope that the wrist is much improved. Hugs, Anne x

Ribbon Girl said...

Keep warm and snug in the snow Kath and all of your projects are lovely - the stitched snowflake is very effective. hugs Mary G x

Caroline said...

These tags are gorgeous I love how you've stitched it looks so effective and the colours are beautifl. Keep warm and take care. Caroline xxx

...the yorkshire fox... said...

...these are such a delight Kath, great stitch work & loving the rustic charm those yummy bells give...awesome work...Melxx :)

Mandy said...

Kath, your tags look fabulous, love all the stitched detail.

Enjoy your snuggle on the couch and cake !

xx

Carol D said...

Hi Kath, with your luck best to stay inside today, don't want any more mishaps .

Love the tags, I was just thinking I need to make some tags, now I have bought a few Christmas prezzies.

The stitching and piercing is just brilliant. Did you use the machine or stitch them by hand.

Stay warm.
Big Hugs Carol x

Paper Junkie said...

I love the stiched bauble - very clever and the rusty bells has given me an idea for a "bah humbug" card for a certain person I know. I'm staying in the warm this morning finishing another batch of 80 mince pies to freeze for the village hall Christmas lunch, then out in the cold for some carol singing at the primary school (outside) Brrrr. Enjoy your hugs with Buddy X

Anesha said...

Three great tags. Hope you and Buddy enjoy your Sunday. hugs anesha

May said...

Gorgeous tags Kath, Love your stitching it's Fabulous!! great designs... Hugs May x x x

Kat said...

Gorgeous tags Kath. Might be tempted to make some this year as I think I've got most of my cards made. I've got 100 so just the family ones to do. Just put my Christmas cake in the oven an hour ago. I love Christmas cake!!

Kat xx

Paula (PEP) said...

That escaping pearl of yours made me smile - it's definitely got something to do with your way with words! Hope you're keeping warm & keeping the Crossword cells agitated.
Paula (PEP)

Stamping in Pink said...

they're gorgeous Kath, lovely use of kraft and the stitching is fab x

Rita said...

Kath, your tags look wonderful, very traditional look about them too. Keep yourself cosy & warm and enjoy a slice or two of cake. Hugs Rita xx

Linda van der Velden said...

I love these tags!

maria f. said...

These are actually the tags I came over to see. Love the eclectic mix of elements and your fabby stitching!

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