Are You Dreaming Of A White Christmas? (FSC#9)

Are you dreaming of a White Christmas? If your thoughts are straying that way then why not join the fun at Fashionable Stamping Challenge where our latest theme is I’m Dreaming of a White Christmas.  We would love to see your artwork representing this theme but please remember to include stamping.
We also have a new DT member (Fashionette) as Paula has now joined us. Paula (Ephemera’s Attic) creates the most inspirational artwork so as you can imagine we are thrilled she is now part of the team.
I used one of Crafty Individuals newest stamps, CI -332  for my DT sample.
For a bit of fun I asked the FSC girls if they could guess what I had re-cycled, giving the clue:-” it is something we all use everyday”. Well the gold star and heading straight to the top of the class was Terry who guessed correctly ….. a toilet roll!
My idea was to re-use a household item to create pretty packaging for Christmas. Sparkle has been added to the image with the use of glass glitter,  Stardust (clear) pen along with crystal gems.I am also sharing a matching card which I’d actually made as another sample for the Crafty Individuals’ Winter Wonderland challenge (I know many of you visit Crafty Individuals’ Blog where you might have already seen this card).Many of the supplies used on the packaging were used on the card.
If you head on over to FSC you will see the amazing artwork from my fellow team mates alongside the details for entering your artwork to this challenge. We look forward to viewing your I’m Dreaming Of A White Christmas artwork.


48 Comments (+add yours?)

  1. Sharon
    Nov 20, 2011 @ 08:31:45

    Just beautiful – so elegant in white!!


  2. dorthe
    Nov 20, 2011 @ 08:53:08

    Warm sunday greetings, to you dear Lynne-
    your packaging is beautiful, and a wonderful idea.
    Hugs and love Dorthe


  3. KK
    Nov 20, 2011 @ 09:13:51

    Very pretty and oh so delicate, Lynne. Love this x


  4. Lululiz
    Nov 20, 2011 @ 09:45:24

    The image is really gorgeous and you did it justice, the card and the packaging are both delightful.


  5. Cynthia Schelzig
    Nov 20, 2011 @ 10:03:30

    oh heavens…well I AM NOW!!! STUNNING!! LOve this piece!!!


  6. Silvia(Barnie)
    Nov 20, 2011 @ 10:18:42

    A wonderful white Christmas dream, such a beautiful image.


  7. Marilyn J. Rock
    Nov 20, 2011 @ 10:25:05

    What a wonderful white Christmas piece Lynne! And; with a little sparkle, too. Gorgeous! xxoo


  8. Dot L
    Nov 20, 2011 @ 10:30:26

    I love the delicateness and fineness of this project. Toilet roll??? lol, I didn’t guess that. You are always sooo very creative.
    Dot x


  9. craftytrog
    Nov 20, 2011 @ 10:59:36

    These pieces are so beautiful & simply magical Lynne! xx


  10. Jan hennings
    Nov 20, 2011 @ 12:10:06

    Gorgeous and love the serene image with the deer!


  11. Dot Arnott
    Nov 20, 2011 @ 12:14:02

    Love this stamp Lynne and the lacy and pearl embellishments



  12. Nancy Maxwell James
    Nov 20, 2011 @ 12:34:54

    this is just stunning! I love the soft white with the stamped silver image. Gorgeous! and that bling is just the sweetest! Hope you have a wonderful Sunday!


  13. Debbie
    Nov 20, 2011 @ 13:02:45

    This is soooo gorgeous Lynne! I really love that reindeer! The details are stunning! Gives me chills because it looks very frosty! 🙂 Love it!



  14. Ira
    Nov 20, 2011 @ 13:29:10

    Oh your reindeer is fabulous Lynne, love how you used this stamp. Very delicate pieces indeed with those beaded trimmings and white lace. White is just so elegant, don’t you think? Have a lovely Sunday, hugs, Ira xox


  15. Rosie
    Nov 20, 2011 @ 13:52:42

    Your tag is soooooo very beautiful, love it.

    Have a great Sunday


  16. Valerie-Jael
    Nov 20, 2011 @ 13:53:39

    Lovely piece, although I am not keen on *white* from heaven at all! Valerie


  17. Yvonne Whaley
    Nov 20, 2011 @ 14:28:51

    Stunning creation, the stamp is beautiful. Who would believe how this started out in life.
    Yvonne/Meggymay x


  18. Terry
    Nov 20, 2011 @ 14:49:19

    Lynne, I can honestly say that this is the most beautiful toilet paper roll I have ever seen! Thank you for the gold star award!!! On a serious note, both of these creations are so lovely. The white and silver are so elegant combination and you have such a way with lace to bring out even more beauty! Love these!


  19. Barbara Moore
    Nov 20, 2011 @ 15:12:44

    Now that’s my kind of recycling Lynn! It’s just beautiful!

    Hugs XX


  20. Suze Bain
    Nov 20, 2011 @ 15:54:28

    These are just gorgeous Lynne, your ‘toilet roll’ would look beautiful hanging on the tree. Lol xx


  21. Ephemera
    Nov 20, 2011 @ 15:55:16

    Firstly, beautiful, soft, crisp and fresh all at the same time, that Rudolph stamp is so pretty and I love the glistening centres of your snowflakes, and secondly thank you for your lovely comments, and how thrilled am I to be a fellow Fashionette! XX


  22. PetraB
    Nov 20, 2011 @ 16:09:10

    What a stunning recycling! The packaging and card are stunning.


  23. Ella
    Nov 20, 2011 @ 16:37:04

    Your talent amazes me! Just so clever and beautiful~ Off to go through the recycling bin, lol

    I love the images you used…xo


  24. Judy
    Nov 20, 2011 @ 17:31:06

    Lovely pieces Lynne. Very stunning recycling project!


  25. Shelly McGovern Schmidt
    Nov 20, 2011 @ 19:46:59

    Ohhh this is so pretty!!! I love the idea of a recycled TP roll as a little goodie bag- and yours is decorated so beautifully- love the image you used! I love love the card too- I ave just been inspired- need some anything but paper ATC’s….I am going to go dig out some of my lace from my collection…..!


  26. Joanna K
    Nov 20, 2011 @ 20:49:29

    STUNNING samples, Lynne! That CI samp is just adorable and what superb use of the “everyday item” lol 😉 Hugs, Joanna xx


  27. Rose McGuinn
    Nov 21, 2011 @ 01:17:12

    Lovely! What a pretty duo!
    The deer is truly the best of its kind I’ve found anywhere.


  28. Linda
    Nov 21, 2011 @ 01:23:50

    Lynne, Your White Christmas pieces are beautiful. I really like white ornaments. Have a great week! Linda


  29. Yvonne Garner
    Nov 21, 2011 @ 03:27:26

    Lynne, your pieces are a dream! Just perfect! Have not been able to find where I sign up to be a follower on your site. Maybe you could help me find it. Take care. Yvonne


  30. MarieS.
    Nov 21, 2011 @ 05:33:47

    I’m dreaming of a white Christmas too,dear Lynne:) As always absolutely beautiful.


  31. michele s
    Nov 21, 2011 @ 06:06:06

    this is a happy, snowy, luminous and beautiful creation. i love the lace and the sparkle. if i wasn’t dreaming of christmas before seeing this i certainly am now! xo


  32. Julia - Vintage with Laces
    Nov 21, 2011 @ 06:44:44

    I’m definitely dreaming of a white Christmas, at least in terms of decoratiing. I love your card and tag, Lynne! They are both very beautiful!
    Have a wonderful day!


  33. Becky Shander
    Nov 21, 2011 @ 13:16:51

    So much creamy-white beauty. And such a good way to recycle too.


  34. Ellie knol
    Nov 21, 2011 @ 13:55:12

    LOVE it
    xxx Ellie


  35. Debbie Kaste
    Nov 21, 2011 @ 14:40:43

    Very clever, Lynne and very beautiful! Have a great week:)
    Big Hugs,


  36. Jack
    Nov 21, 2011 @ 16:13:56

    These are brilliant, and what a fab stamp. Just wondering what you are planning to put in the recycled package, lol. xx


  37. Fliss
    Nov 21, 2011 @ 20:40:47

    Awesome creations Lynne. They both look stunning and just love the way all the embellishing adds texture to the pieces. Beautiful!
    Hugs, Fliss xx


  38. Dot Hay
    Nov 21, 2011 @ 21:53:32

    These are lovely Lynne so delicate, just love them done in white


  39. Vicki Romaine
    Nov 21, 2011 @ 23:24:30

    This Is just gorgeous. My your are so talented! I am green with envy.


  40. Mynnette
    Nov 22, 2011 @ 01:28:54

    Soooooo stunning!!! LOVE all the white and all the vintage elements! They’re gorgeous! 🙂


  41. Lynn Stevens
    Nov 22, 2011 @ 17:43:22

    Beautiful Lynne, yes I’m dreaming of a white Christmas then hopefully melt the next day! LOL
    hugs Lynn


  42. Marjie Kemper
    Nov 22, 2011 @ 18:07:38

    It’s very hard to believe this beautiful white-on-white creation came from a TP roll, Lynne, but I’ll take your word for it. LOL! It’s absolutely lovely, btw!


  43. Alexa Noble
    Nov 23, 2011 @ 12:21:19

    Gorgeous stamp and white on white is really classy!


  44. Zoe Sanderson
    Nov 23, 2011 @ 12:41:42

    Saw this first on the Challenge site, and was really struck by it so pretty XOXO Zoe


  45. Chris
    Nov 23, 2011 @ 21:24:50

    Oh, I so love these pieces, Lynne. White on white just has to be my favourite. The bead trim on the card is scrummy!


  46. Shirley
    Nov 24, 2011 @ 20:42:51

    Lynne your work is always dreamy and I can honestly say I have never seen a more prettier toilet roll. The matching card is the snow frosting on the cake. Beautiful hunny bunny.

    Hugs Shirley x x


  47. gerri herbst
    Nov 29, 2011 @ 04:04:28

    Absolutely stunning a wonderful white wonderland.


  48. Penny
    Dec 01, 2011 @ 22:05:28

    Wow I’ve never seen a toilet roll look so good! Beautiful project!


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