Saturday, July 12, 2014

7-12 Christmas in July at Catch the Bug with Bugaboo Stamps!

Woot! Woot!
It's another FAB-TaStIc July tRaDiTiOn at Catch the Bug with Bugaboo Stamps! 
As a longtime member  of the Bugaboo Stamps Design Team, I am delighted to be playing along for another Bugaboo Stamps Christmas in July BLOG HOP! 
We hope you'll HOP along with us!
Below is my  'Show us your Santa' themed card celebrating Christmas in July. We look forward to seeing your wonderfully creative cards for this weeks hop and the whole week of mini-challenges! Enter your fabulous creations at the Bug Blog AFTER you hop along with us for our Blog Hop!

 
If you've arrived from my fellow DT member and friend- Stephanies Blog, then you are on the right track for our FABULOUS Blog Hop! If not, though - click HERE to go to THE BUG BLOG to start the fun and play along for a chance to WIN something cool!!! If you are here after doing the full BUGABOO STAMPS FABULOUS Christmas in July HOP, then you are almost at the end of the line! So head to the Catch the Bug Blog to comment and enter!!! Good Luck! :)
The card above is apropro for and may have been entered into the following challenges:
 
Art by Miran - Anything Goes (1 of 3)
Christmas Stampin' All Year Long - Anything Goes (*Limit 1 Entry)
Jingle Belles - Christmas Cards w/stuff older than a year old (brad, dp, cs,  stamp)
Craft for the Craic - My Favorite Colors (1 of 5)
Patties Creations - Summertime Fun
Simply Create Too - Christmas in July
Sister Act Card Challenge - Anything Goes
Stempelsonnen Challenges - Summertime (1 of 3)
The Outlawz Coloring Challenge - At the Beach/Pool

46 comments:

  1. Great non traditional card. Looks like Santa is in Florida. I love the whole tropical look with the drink, beach ball and popsicle paper.

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  2. such a fun summery card, love all the bright colors and this image is so cute...

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  3. Wonderful tropical Christmas Santa card. Like the faux stitching. The ribbon complements the scene wonderfully.
    Melissa
    "Sunshine HoneyBee"

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  4. Scrappy, Love the paper choice for this adorable image that you used today, Nice coloring of the image also. Great Job as always.

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  5. Super fun image, super fun card!
    Hugs,
    Karen C

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  6. What a fantastic colorful card! I love the tropical feel of it! I'm unable to tell wheter the sticthing is real or faux, but it looks like the real deal and it's a great detail! Fun card, well done!

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  7. Birght, bold, unconventional........totally you! :D I love it!

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  8. Darling card...love your non-traditional, beachy Santa card!

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  9. Fabulous card ! Love the tropical images and your DP choice fits perfect.

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  10. Great Santa and layout for your card. Love the stitching. I need to do more of that. Fun card.

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  11. Smashing Christmas card, Great bright colours.

    Traceyxx

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  12. Great card, Yvonne! Love your papers--and image.

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  13. Cute card!! Love the tropical look of it. Fun colors, fun papers, and cute beach ball and ribbon. Love it!!

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  14. Love, Love the bright cheery colors - I think I may need to join Santa in a cold beverage :-) Your card definitely put me in the mood for the holidays!

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  15. Love the card with the ball embellishment

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  16. Fabulous, love your summery paper too!

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  17. Santa has been very busy on this hop & now is relaxing with a bevvie...cute card!

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  18. Cute card. Love how you put a summer-y spin on it :-)

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  19. Well Santa surely deserves a summer break :) Beautiful colors and fab stitching!

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  20. This is just utterly adorable!! I love the summer papers!

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  21. Love the bright colours. This is wonderful - I absolutely love Bugaboo Stamps (and their generous sponsorship for my CHNC challenges0 - loving this CIJ x

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  22. I love that you have used summery papers with this image - brilliant!

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  23. You did a great job, tfs. I love the colors and your pattern papers.

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  24. Nice bright summer colors and papers on this card. Glad Santa has time for a bit of a vacation. But his days are numbered! Is that all hand sewing? It's great!
    TFS in the hop.
    Hugs,
    DebiB

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  25. Precious! I want to join him on Christmas in the tropics! Darling image. I don't have this one.

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  26. I love this card. I love the colors, the papers/ribbons, the stitching and such a great image!!

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  27. Love the bright, cheerful colors you've chosen! Really fun.

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  28. A super card, great Santa and a lovely beach ball brad, Jx

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  29. I love your fun papers for you darling Santa card. Your other cards are super cute too!
    Nancy

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  30. Great summer Santa, love the papers!

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  31. Awesome card!!! I love the vibrant colors, the background paper and the cute beach ball. The stitching finishes it off perfectly! :)

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  32. Eine tolle Karte. Super.
    Danke daß du bei der SsC mitmachst.
    LG Dreja

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  33. Gorgeous card..thanks for joining us at Sister Act Card Challenge..Sue DT x

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  34. Thanks for playing in our "Summertime Fun" Challenge #95!
    Sandi ♥
    DT Coordinator for Pattie's Creations Challenge!
    and Pattie's shop
    Home of Pattieboop and Allie!

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  35. Hi Scrappy! Love the bright & fun colors of your card! Hope all is well!

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  36. This is super cute! Definitely not your traditional Christmas colors or papers!! But they work so well with your image. Love the addition of the beach ball as an embellishment. Thanks for playing with CSAYL.

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  37. I love your card, I appreciate so much all you do for Bugaboo! Thanks for all your hard work in helping to make Bugaboo what it is! so glad to have you as a DT Member

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  38. Last but definitely not least.Your card is awesome. Thanks for sharing.
    Crafty hugs,
    D~
    DesignsByDragonfly.blogspot

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  39. I'm loving these summery Christmas cards - great inspiration for someone like me who celebrates Christmas in the summer months (NZ). Love the beach ball and the hot dogs on the paper!

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  40. You have SO ROCKED the Christmas in July projects Scrappy!
    Thanks so much for all you do to support Bugaboo - we are so lucky to have you!
    1 3/4 hugs from Michigan!
    Min

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  41. Wow! What a class card!

    Cool Scene!

    Thank you for your contribution to the SsC

    greetings

    Sternenglanz

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  42. Such a wonderful creation with great attention to detail. Love the colours and embellishments. All the elements work so well together. It is perfect for our tenth ‘ANYTHING GOES’ challenge. Thanks for sharing your talent with us. Good luck.
    Hugs
    Desíre
    {Art by Miran Showcase DT Member}
    {Doing Life – my personal blog}

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  43. Ow! Love th bright cheerful colours. Beautiful project :) thanks so much for joining in our July challenge over at Craft for the Craic.
    Eithne

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