Friday, December 13, 2013

Fussy and Fancy Chocolate Challenge!!

Good Friday Morning!!

Today starts the "Chocolate" Challenge at Fussy and who doesn't LOVE chocolate??!!   You can use the colour chocolate or create something for/with chocolate!!

As we have only one challenge in December our lovely leader Sheryl invited both teams to play along for this challenge so we have a few extra projects to share this time...hop on over to Fussy and Fancy for a peek at what my talented teammates have come up with!!!

This challenge is sponsored by Fresh Brewed Designs so I thought that I would try my hand at one of their cute little digis..."Cookies for Santa"!!

Here he is...

thought I'd have him "looking" out the window waiting for Santa...
the front is decorated with a Memory Box die Holiday Goodie Border...
mini heart, ginger bread and star buttons and cookie cutters...
the inside window decorated with Christmas lights, chocolate bows, heart and stars...
chocolate matts are frosted with Shabby White Frantage...
the image is dusted with Shabby Taupe Frantage...
our little guy is drinking chocolate milk of course...
So...the "Cookies for Santa" are set out a little early this year...LOL!!!
Materials Used:
DP-Imaginisce Polar Expressions Comfy Cozy ( has hot chocolate on it) and Pine and Peppermint (inside)
Digi-Fresh Brewed Designs "Cookies for Santa"
Dies-Memory Box Holiday Goodie Border, Poppy Stamps Grand Madison Window, Spellbinders  Gold Circles One S4-390 and Ribbon Banner LG S5-122
Stamps-Quick Kutz "Merry Christmas" and "wishing you joy" Kollette Hall
Buttons, lights, ribbon, embroidery floss are from my stash
Frantage,crystal stick pin and end-Live and Love Crafts
Snowflake charm-Ribbon Girl
Berry clusters-Wild Orchid Crafts
Thank you so much for stopping by...your visits and comments are very much appreciated!!


  1. Hi Beth,love what you have done with your digi, you've built up a fabulous picture especially love the little gingerbread men border. So glad Sheryl asked us to join in the fun as it was the last challenge until 2014. can you believe it, \I will have to start thinking about the next one over the holidays, Love your work xx Annie

  2. Hey Beth! You keep creating girl, because if you stop we will all be sad!!!!! You take a challenge and always make it your own! Love the idea of the little girl looking out the window while she is waiting on Santa. The gingerbread border is adorable....leave it to you to have all the goodies. Congrats on top 3 at Time for Magnolias! So well deserved.

  3. Oh My Gosh, Beth!! You are so very creative! I absolutely love everything about this adorable and so very special card!! I can't stop peeking at all of the lovely details! This must have taken you a long while to create! I love the yummy chocolate embossing you added around this adorable FBD image! So SWEET!
    I'm so very proud to be featuring your gorgeous work at Fussy and Fancy! Bless You for creating this for our followers viewing pleasure!
    I noticed this morning that I hadn't added the gorgeous front of the card to the blog! I'm so very sorry! It's all added now!
    I hope that you enjoy a wonderful weekend!
    Big Warm Hugs, Sheryl

  4. I am so glad you decided to give one of our digis a go! I LOVE everything about this adorable card. The diecuts are too too cute!! I love the window. You really brought this image to life. and for the record, chocolate milk would be my son's pick too! ;) I have never heard of Shabby White Frantage but I am in love wiht it now! What a great effect it gives! and the little lights on the inside of the window. Swoon! You certainly have an eye for detail!

    So happy to be the sponsor of Fussy and Fancy's chocolate challenge. Thank you for sharing your inspiration and for creating using one of our digis!

    Big smiles,
    Heather D.

  5. OMG Beth, your card is gorgeous! Love how you have used the window die and the image is just adorable. I absolutely love it! Hugs, Ivonne

  6. Oh WOW Beth this is fabulous. Thanks for your kind words on my blog today, they really are appreciated. I love your style too, I see you are a lover of that gorgeous Frantage like I am. Love the idea of the snow Globe. In factI just love everything about it. Happy Weekend, Judy x

  7. Gorgeous card Beth, Love how you have used the image behind a window... Fabulous idea..So cute... Have a happy weekend... Hugs May x x x

  8. Very cute. Love the way you put the image behind the window.

  9. Such a sweet scene, I love the little window with the lights hanging down, so sweet Beth
    Hugs julie P

  10. gorgeous card, Beth .... love the innocent expression of that wee boy! your colouring is perfect as always and I love all your embellishments

  11. Beth, what a darling card, so very creative.
    Thanks for your comment on the candle, go for it, love to see what you come up with.


  12. Hi Beth! I'm just stopping by to congratulate you for your Feature at Freshly Brewed Challenges! Well done!! I'm sorry you haven't heard from me! I've been sick and I'm still far from ready for Christmas! I'm looking forward to taking a few days off after Christmas! I hope you are well! :-). Merry Christmas! I"ll be in touch!
    Hugs and love, Sheryl

  13. Hi Beth...I absolutely LOVE this card!!! Complete beauty!!! Wow this must of took time to get the many details in place!!! Congrats on being featured at freshly brewed!!! Happy to be designing alongside of you:))

  14. This is absolutely stunning Beth! Love all the details on the outside and then you open it all up for even more fabulousness inside! Hugs, Vannessa x